“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.
2022-08-07 - Best of Jason Romano
This week’s guest is former ESPN producer Jason Romano who talks with host Ron Meyer about his book “Live to Forgive”. Jason tells the story of the work God did to help him forgive his alcoholic abusive father.
2022-07-31 - Best Of Devlin Hodges
This week’s guest is Devlin “Duck” Hodges a professional football player who played in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers and now in the Canadian Football League (CFL). Host Ron Meyer talks with Devlin about rising to the highest level of his profession while keeping his Catholic faith at the forefront.
2022-07-24 - Haylee Blach
Join Ron Meyer as he talks with Colorado State Ram Soccer's Haylee Blach) about her faith.
2022-07-17 - Landry Weber
This week’s guest is Landry Weber who played division one football for the Kansas State Wildcats. Host Ron Meyer talks with Landry about life on the gridiron and why he chose to enter a Catholic seminary as the next step in his life.
2022-07-10 - Kane Waselenchuk
This week’s guest is Kane Waselenchuk widely known as the greatest professional racquetball player of all-time. His 134 match unbeaten streak is a record that may stand the test of time. Host Ron Meyer talks with Kane about his career on the court and how faith defines his life.
2022-07-03 - Best Of Jim Pieczinski
This week’s guest is Jim Pieczynski, author of The Doubleday Code. Host Ron Meyer talks with Jim about the parallels between the sport of baseball and Catholicism.
2022-06-26 - Best Of Samantha Kelley
This week’s guest is Samantha Kelley a former division one soccer player at the University of Connecticut. She is the founder and creator of Fierce Athlete, a catholic organization that promotes true femininity in sports. Host Ron Meyer talks to Samantha about some of the challenges women athletes face on the competitive landscape.
2022-06-19 - Luke Vercollone
This week’s guest is Luke Vercollone, a former professional soccer player, who is doing pro-life work with an organization that is helping mothers to make a decision for life.
2022-06-05 - Matt Masker
This week’s B2P collegiate spotlight show features Matt Masker a quarterback for the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers. Host Ron Meyer talks with this Catholic athlete about growing up in Nebraska and playing for one of college football’s storied programs with faith at his side.
2022-05-29 - Michael Ortman
This week’s guest is bestselling author Michael Ortman. Host Ron Meyer talks with Michael about his new book “Opening Day 50:50” one game, one fan a history of baseball stories.
2022-05-22 - Best Of Thomas Wurtz
This week’s guest is Thomas Wurtz, current director of Varsity Catholic. Host Ron Meyer talks with Thomas about bringing faith to athletes on the college campus and some of the challenges the lie ahead in competitive athletics
2022-05-15 - Best Of McKenzi Weber
This week’s guest is McKenzi Weber who played division one volleyball at Kansas State. Host Ron Meyer talks with McKenzi about competing as a volleyball player in the Big 12 and why her Catholic faith was an important part of her life as a collegiate athlete.
2022-05-08 - Best Of Mike Smith
This week’s guest is Mike Smith who has been one of the leading jockeys in U.S. Thoroughbred racing history and was inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 2003. Mike won the most Breeders' Cup races of any jockey. In 2018, Smith rode Justify to the Triple Crown, becoming the oldest jockey to win the title at age 52. Host Ron Meyer talks with Mike about his prestigious riding career and how his Catholic faith guides him in his everyday life.
2022-05-01 - 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. Ron talks with Bailey about her rise to softball dominance and why her Catholic faith is essential in her everyday life.