“Blessed 2 Play” is sports radio with heart & soul! Uncovering the role that faith plays in the lives of athletes and sports professionals, host Ron Meyer shines a spotlight on the world of sports and the motivation behind life on and off the field.
2021-09-12 - Best Of Mark May
This week’s guest is Iditarod Musher and Racer Mark May. Host Ron Meyer talks with Mark about his career in sled dog racing and why his Catholic faith guides him on and off the trails of the rugged Alaskan terrain.
2021-09-05 - Best Of Tommy Bowden
This week's guest is Tommy Bowden, who is part of the most storied coaching families NCAA D1 College Football. Host Ron Meyer talks with this former Clemson Tigers coach about his coaching career and his book "Winning Character".
2021-08-29 - Best Of Alison Maillard
This week’s guest is Alison Maillard, who competes as a diver for Auburn University. She is a 5X All-American and scholar athlete. Alison is planning on competing in this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo. Host Ron Meyer talks with Alison about how Catholicism keeps her grounded amidst competitively diving.
2021-08-22 - Best Of Anthony Maranise
This week’s guest is Anthony Maranise author of the book “Sport and the Spiritual Life”. Host Ron Meyer talks with Anthony about his book and his work as a sports chaplain.
2021-08-06 - Former Baseball Coach Norm DeBriyn (University of Arkansas)
This week’s guest is Norm DeBriyn a former baseball coach at the University of Arkansas. He led the Razorbacks team for 33 years. DeBriyn’s teams achieved 3 conference championships, 15 NCAA tournament appearances, and four College World Series. Ron chats with Norm about his distinguished coaching career and path to the Deaconate in the Catholic church.
2021-08-01 - Pat Casey
This week’s guest is Pat Casey a collegiate baseball coach who guided the Oregon State Beavers to three national championships. Host Ron Meyer talks with Pat about his long career in coaching and how his Catholic faith guides him to be better man.
2021-06-27 - Blessed2Play - 06/27/2021 - Best Of Cris Dishman
Today’s Guest is Cris Dishman coach and former cornerback who played for the Houston Oilers, the Kansas City Chiefs, the Minnesota Vikings, and the Washington Redskins during his thirteen-year career from 1988 to 2000 in the National Football League. Ron talks with Cris about his formation at St. Francis DeSales High School in Louisville and how Catholic education and formation prepared him for life on and off the grid iron.
2021-06-20 - Blessed2Play - 06/20/2021 - Luke Becker
This week’s guest is Luke Becker, a collegiate baseball standout at the University of Kentucky, who now is playing pro baseball in hopes of making it to the big leagues. Host Ron Meyer talks to Luke about faith and following one’s dreams.
2021-06-13 - Blessed2Play - 06/13/2021 - John Chick
This week’s guest is former CFL and NFL player John Chick. Host Ron Meyer talks with this pro football standout about developing an Iron Will to become spiritually strong.
2021-06-06 - Blessed2Play - 06/06/2021 - Tanner Rogers
This week’s guest is Tanner Rogers who played professional baseball in the Florida Marlins organization and division one football. Host Ron Meyer talks with Tanner about his journey as an elite two sport athlete and why he converted to the Catholic faith.
2021-05-30 - Blessed2Play - 05/30/2021 - Best Of Bailey Landry
This week’s guest is Bailey Landry, a two-time All-American for the LSU Tigers softball team. Landry led the Tigers to three Women's College World Series appearances in 2015, 2016 and 2017. She later went on to play professional softball. Host Ron Meyer talks with Bailey about her rise to softball dominance and why her Catholic faith is essential in her everyday life.
2021-05-23 - Blessed2Play - 05/23/2021 - Reagan Todd
This week’s guest is Reagan Todd, a pitcher in the Colorado Rockies organization. Host Ron Meyer talks with this young pro athlete about his journey to pro baseball and how faith keeps him grounded.
2021-05-16 - Blessed2Play - 05/16/2021 - Jim Heim
This week’s guest is Jim Heim, sports agent and founder of Heroic Athletic Leadership Organization (HALO). Host Ron Meyer talks with Jim about developing athletes into leaders with character.
2021-05-09 - Blessed2Play - 05/09/2021 - Taylor Kemp
This week’s guest is Taylor Kemp former Major League Soccer player with DC United. Host Ron Meyer talks with Taylor about an Easter message that can help be virtuous on and off the field of play.