Bull’s Eye on the Afternoon

Weekdays from 3pm-6pm on WEOL is being taken over by Andy “Bull” Barch and Matt Douglass on the areas newest show, Bull’s Eye on the Afternoon.

For the past few years, Lorain County residents have heard Andy during the summers as the “Voice of the Lake Erie Crushers.”  Andy was also the Director of Sports Information at Notre Dame College in South Euclid.

The nickname, “Bull”, came from a former colleague who thought he resembled the character Bull Shannon from the TV show, “Night Court”.

Joining Andy in the Afternoons will be Matt Douglass.  For the past year and a half, Matt has been heard on the WEOL Morning Show, on high school football and basketball games, and has been actively involved with WEOL broadcasts at community festivals and live remotes.

After shows air, you will be able to find interview’s and other fun stuff right here on the Bull’s Eye in the Afternoon webpage.

Archived Interviews

 

June 13

3:40-Margaret Reardon with the Baseball Heritage Museum joined us to talk about this Sunday’s Father’s Day event, and their Larry Doby event later this month. (9:49)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians stopped by to discuss the reasons for the bullpen resurgence. (13:48)

5:10-Phil Steele, College Football expert, joined us to talk about a wide variety of different topics, including who the Buckeyes should be worried about in the Big 10 this year. (16:47)

June 12

4:00pm – Tim Alcorn, Bull and Matt Release the 2018 WEOL High School Football Broadcast Schedule live on the air. 1:03:00

June 11

3:40-Margaret McCullough with the Ohio Scottish Games joined us to discuss this year’s festivities June 22-23 at the Lorain County Fairgrounds. (11:09)

4:10-Tim Stried with the OHSAA joined us to talk about the decision to split up the High School Football Playoff games to both Friday and Saturday. (15:57)

5:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Insider joined us to talk about the impact of Anthony Bourdain on the entertainment industry and gave us his thoughts on the upcoming Kingsmen movies. (14:20)

June 8

3:40-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians radio network joined us to discuss the Tribe’s upcoming road trip in Detroit and Chicago. (13:03)

4:40-Paul Fagan, the 2009 Frontier League pitcher of the year was back in Avon to celebrate the 2009 Lake Erie Crushers Championship Team. (16:40)

5:10-John Massarelli, the manager of the 2009 Crushers that won the Frontier League Title stopped by. (10:41)

5:40-Andrew Davis, a Frontier League Hall of Famer, was also a member of that 2009 Crushers team and told stories about that season. (11:01)

June 7

3:40-Avon Police Patrolman David Layne joined us to discuss their new bike patrol unit. (11:40)

4:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to discuss the Cavs’ struggles in the series against the Warriors. (19:03)

June 4

3:40-Al Harris, our Hollywood Insider joined us to discuss the future for the Roseanne cast, the forecast for Solo at the box office and more. (12:18)

4:10-Gretchen Unico with the Cleveland History Center joined us to discuss their History on Tap Event-“Uncorked” which details the Tradition of Italian Wine making. (10:04)

5:10-Ryan Mitchell with the Columbus Clippers stopped by to discuss what some of the Tribe’s prospects are up to at the Triple-A level. (18:07)

June 1

3:40-Bob Earley with Rockin’ on the River joined us to talk about this week’s concert, featuring 7 Bridges and King’s Highway. (6:30)

4:10-Matt Wiederhold with Main Street Medina joined us to talk about their Kids Day of Play and Safety and their Pizza Palooza event. (9:03)

5:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians radio network joined us to discuss Shane Bieber’s debut, and last night’s crazy game. (15:54)

May 31

3:40-Commissioner Matt Lundy joined us on our Leadership through Partnership Program to discuss the county’s capital improvement projects. (13:28)

4:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to preview game 1 of the NBA Finals. (15:48)

5:10-Tom Kramig with the Lake Erie Crushers joined us to discuss how they were able to land Joe Thomas for the Cleveland Sports Legends Softball game. (19:32)

May 30

5:10-Tim Alcorn stopped by to discuss Keystone softball’s incredible season, and their state semi-final match-up on Thursday. (15:45)

6:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Guru joined us to discuss the Roseanne fallout, as well as Solo’s first weekend at the Box Office. (16:18)

May 25

4:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette explained why we should be a little worried about the rest of this Cavs/Celtics series, and also told us what his role was during the old Cavs Media Golf scrambles. (15:00)

5:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians joined us to talk about the Tribe, Michael Brantley’s incredible run, the outfield logjam and the bullpen. (15:07)

May 23 from the Brew Kettle in Amherst

4:10-Bob Earley with Rockin’ on the River joined us to tell us about the two acts they have lined up for opening weekend. (10:04)

5:10-Mike Haszto with the Brew Kettle in Amherst joined us to talk about the summer fun we can all enjoy at the Brew Kettle. (15:00)

6:10-Rob Glatz, Amherst Track and Field Coach joined us to talk about their camps and their incredible season. (11:30)

May 22 Spotlight on Oberlin-From Lorenzo’s Pizzeria

3:25-Mo Wyman has been making dough and pizza at Lorenzo’s for over 30 years, and told us how a snack he created became a regular menu item called the “Buffalo Mo” (5:15)

3:40-Vanessa Klesta with the Lorain County MetroParks joined us to talk about all of their incredible Splash Zone events this summer. (11:49)

4:10-Rob Hillard, Oberlin City Manager joined us to talk about all of the wonderful things happening in the city. (12:12)

5:10-Margaret Christian joined us to talk about the Juneteenth Oberlin celebration. (10:49)

5:40-Pete Aldrich, Director of Catering at Lorenzo’s joined us to talk about the catering business at Lorenzo’s and the Mud Bowl. (9:10)

May 21

3:40-Jeremy Guy with the Mid-American Conference joined us to discuss this year’s baseball tournament which begins Wednesday in Avon. (13:31)

5:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Insider joined us to talk about the Cannes Film Festival, Deadpool 2, the 2018 Box Office numbers and more. (16:46)

May 18

3:40-Tom Bauer with the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame joined us to talk about this year’s ceremony and this year’s class. (11:33)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians paid us a visit and gave us an update on whats happening with the Tribe on their road trip. (14:18)

5:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to talk about the Eastern Conference Finals. (15:44)

May 15

4:10-Ryan Shea and Jonathan Kingham are performing and teaching an early college/high school program at LCCC all throughout the week. (20:03)

5:10-Steve Stohla is being inducted into the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame and told us all about his career. (18:27)

May 14

3:40-Jerry Evans is being inducted into the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame and he joined us to talk about his incredible career. (11:46)

4:10-Tim Gebhardt with the Chronicle-Telegram joined us to discuss all of this week’s High School Baseball Tournament action. (13:05)

5:10-Elyria Catholic seniors Kobi Cunningham and Patrick Butler joined us to tell us about their new film, “Locker Cops” which debuts this weekend. (13:16)

May 11

3:40-Dan King is being inducted into the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame on May 19, and he joined us to tell us about the journey. (13:33)

4:10-Mark Robbins was the Head Coach of the 1988 Lorain Girls Track Team, and they are being inducted into the Lorain Sports Hall of Fame as well. He joined us to tell us some interesting stories about the “Little Track Team That Could.” (13:53)

5:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to preview the Cavs/Celtics series in the Eastern Conference Finals. (19:31)

May 10

3:40-Author Beth Overmeyer joined us to tell us all about her new book, Catherine Says: 365 Tweets of Condescension. (6:47)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians paid us his weekly visit and talked about the Tribe’s most recent road trip where they went 1-4 against the Yankees and Brewers. (14:31)

May 8 Elyria Schools Education Celebration

4:10-Mike Brand, Folk Singer and Art Teacher at Elyria Schools

4:20-Heather Beck, Athletic Director

4:40-Chuck Sturgill, GM of Nick Abraham Elyria Ford 

4:50-Rachel Brown, Blue Singer and Music Teacher at Elyria Schools (6:52)

5:10-Angie Burgess, Elyria Robotics (8:37)

May 7

3:40-Margaret Reardon with the Baseball Heritage Museum joined us to discuss their “Celebrate Mom” festivities at the museum this weekend. (9:14)

4:10-Tom Kramig with the Lake Erie Crushers told us about Travis Hafner’s on field appearance in June, their new dessert bar and more. (15:45)

5:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Guru joined us to talk about the Avengers Infiniti War dominance at the box office, Arrested Development and more. (15:44)

May 4

3:40-Jeff Traxler talks about Mega Championship Wrestling’s upcoming Breaking Down Barriers event to benefit the Friends of Murray Ridge. 13:00

4:10-Kristine Jackson talks about her musical career and her upcoming performance with Austin Walkin’ Cane at LCCC on May 18th & 19th. 8:53

5:10- Lorain County Commissioner Matt Lundy and Don Romancheck tell us about the Board of Commissioners Leadership Through Partnerships. 17:35

May 1

4:10-Rick Noland with the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to recap the Cavs’ series victory over the Pacers, and previewed the upcoming series against the Raptors. (16:08)

5:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians joined us to discuss some early trends and thoughts from the first month of the season. (14:29)

April 30

3:40-Tim Gebhardt with the Chronicle-Telegram joined us to discuss the first round tournament pairings and some of the favorites in this year’s high school baseball tournaments. (13:26)

4:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Guru joined us to talk about the big weekend at the Box Office for “Avengers, Infinity War” and the new list of shows beginning in May on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. (13:53)

April 27

3:40pm Nick Piotrowicz who covers the Ohio State Football for the Toledo Blade joined us to talk about Buckeyes in the Draft. 9:56

4:10pm – Lindsey Anderson Brown will be inducted into the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame on May 5th Hear all about her softball career at Elyria High School and where she is today. 10:00

April 26

3:40-Paul Baumgartner with the Lorain County Free Clinic joined us to talk about Friday’s “A Taste of Italy” event in Avon Lake. (10:15)

4:10-Chad Forbes, NFL Draft guru joined us to talk about the prospects, the potential trade scenarios and more surrounding the draft this weekend. (12:17)

4:40-Scott Janowiec coached Eric Lauer at Midview in 2013, and he stopped by to talk to us about Lauer, who made his Major League Baseball debut with the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night. (13:57)

5:10-Tom Kubuski is being inducted into the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame and he joined us to talk about his career. (12:44)

April 25

3:40-Jon Laird is being inducted into the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame on May 5, and he joined us in studio to tell us all about his playing days, and what he does today. (13:07)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians Radio Network joined us to discuss Inter league play, the Tribe’s incredible rotation and more. (15:40)

April 24 From Nick Abraham Elyria Ford for the Elyria Sunrise Rotary Pizza Challenge

4:10-Chuck Sturgill with Nick Abraham Elyria Ford sat down with us to discuss how they transition the show room to make it ready for the pizza challenge, told us about some great deals they have going on through July 4, and worked in a little Keystone softball talk as well. (10:51)

4:40-Frank Whitfield with the Elyria Sunrise Rotary Club stopped by to tell us all about this year’s Pizza Challenge event and what the funds raised at the event allow the Rotary Club to do. (14:26)

5:10-Phil Savage, Former Browns GM and Executive Director at the Senior Bowl joined us to talk about the NFL Draft. (11:52)

April 23

4:10-Rick Noland, Cavs beat writer for the Chronicle-Telegram and Medina Gazette joined us to talk about the first four games of the series between the Cavs and Pacers. (17:13)

5:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood insider gave us the rundown on this weekend’s box office surprises, and told us what to watch for this week. (17:03)

April 20

3:40pmNathan Barnhart spoke about the upcoming Believeland Beerfest being held April 28th at the Hutington Convention Center downtown. 10:57

4:40pm – Cleveland Browns beat writer for the Chronicle Telegram, Scott Petrak, gave us his thought on the Browns 2018 schedule and the upcoming draft. 10:40

April 19

3:40-Shawn Dunagan with WBNS-TV in Columbus paid us a visit to talk about Ohio State’s Spring Football game, and talked about the Columbus Blue Jackets as well. (10:57)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Tribe paid us his weekly visit to discuss Wednesday night’s crazy 16-inning loss as well as the loss of power in Puerto Rico while the Tribe was in town for a two-game series. (17:42)

5:10-Rebecca Deaton and Shawn Deaton from Rebecca’s Sweets & Treats joined us to talk about the Cupcakes for Autism event on Saturday, April 28 in Avon Lake. (17:42)

6:10-Brianne McLaughlin, who is being inducted into the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame joined us to talk about her career, and how she found out she was being inducted. (14:15)

April 18 Live from “A Taste of Elyria”

3:40-Terri Hodgeman with Life Care Center of Elyria joined us to tell us all about this  year’s “A Taste of Elyria” event and all of the individuals involved. (6:26)

3:50-Donna with Donna’s Reiki Wellness was one of the vendors at the event, and told us what Reiki is exactly, and how it has affected to many people in a positive way. (7:22)

4:10-Natalie Mariano with the American Heart Association told us about the organization, what they do, and explained what all is happening at this year’s Lorain County Heart Walk. (5:16)

4:20-Chef Brian Roberts, the Head Chef at the Foundry prepared a few fantastic items for us at the event, and told us what has made them so great. (7:24)

4:40-Steph from Smitty’s stopped by to give us a a few burgers and some chili and talked about the patio, which will hopefully open soon. (6:44)

4:50-Attorney Margaret Karl joined us to tell us why the cause for the American Heart Association is so important to her. (3:54)

April 17

4:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Insider joined us to talk about the weekend results at the box office, television series spin offs and more. (15:41)

5:10-Tom Studer and Don Sheldon from the LCADA Way joined us to talk about the facilities in and around the county that are being used to address the opioid epidemic. (15:53)

April 16

3:40-Judge John Miraldi joined us to talk about the Lorain County Recovery Court, and the affect it has had on the community over the first two years of existence. (13:09)

5:10-Duane Hawkins is being inducted into the Elyria Sports Hall of Fame, and he was in studio to tell us how he found out he was being inducted, and what it was like being recruited by so many Colleges during his playing days. (17:18)

April 13

3:40pm – This weekend the Lorain Community Music Theater will begin Auditions for their upcoming performance of Anything Goes. Music Director Anthony Trifiletti joined Bull and Matt to talk about those auditions and his vision for the classic musical. 11:23

April 12

3:40-Mark Fundak with the Bag Lady Tour joined us in studio to discuss this year’s Spring event which runs through the next two weekends. (11:53)

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus with the Cleveland Indians paid us his weekly visit to talk about the red hot Tribe, and discussed what they need to do to keep their winning streak alive. (15:52)

5:10-Peter Funt with Candid Camera joined us to talk about the program’s incredible success and remarkable run over the last 8 decades, and told us what to expect when he brings the show to LCCC’s Hoke Theater on April 22. (14:10)

April 10

4:10-Michael Warshauer, our Hollywood Guru joined us to talk about which network television show are on the cusp of being renewed or being cancelled. (17:38)

5:10-Ryan Mitchell with the Columbus BlueJackets radio network joined us to talk about their incredible run at the end of the season, and previewed their playoff matchup against the Washington Capitals. (17:23)

April 9 from Lorain County Community College

3:20-Regan Silvestri and Kathy Koepp talked about Magical Science! (9:23)

3:40-Jennifer Krupa told us all about the Center for Life Long Learning. (10:22)

3:50-Dean Johnson and Amber Cabassa explained why the Spitzer Conference Center is a great place to host an event. (8:16)

4:10-Chef Adam Schmith and Jack Wagner, one of his students, explained to us the ins and outs of the Culinary Arts program, and why the experience at Sage and Seed is so great. (11:38)

4:20-Harry Kestler and Leanna Boone, one of his students joined us to discuss the American Society of Microbiology student chapter. (9:19)

4:50-Joan Perch told us about the first two phases of the Campana Ideation and Invention Center and what makes it so special. (13:51)

5:10-Tracy Green gave us more details on the new Bachelor’s Degree in MicroElectronic Engineering and why the people at LCCC make it such a great place to be. (11:47)

5:20-Dina Ferrer gave us the details on the Lorain Learning Center why the accessibility has made it so convenient for so many. (9:16)

5:40-Ray Carbonell explained why the CoreTech counter at the LCCC Bookstore has everything you need before, during and after the school year. (10:54)

April 5 from the Brew Kettle in Amherst

3:40-Dave Covell, Lorain County Public Health Commissioner joined us to discuss the issues that arise with Septic systems in the spring, and the kinds of activities they have planned for older adults. (12:03)

4:10-Gretchen Unico with the Cleveland History Center joined us to discuss their History on Tap series on April 21, which features Baseball and Beers. (14:37)

5:10-Kevin Cross with the Brew Kettle in Amherst stopped by to tell us about their Daily Specials, the Ticket Giveaway, their Mother’s Day Brunch, their patio, party room and more. (9:22)

April 3

4:10-Jim Rosenhaus joined us to talk about the Tribe’s first four games of the season, and what to expect over the final two games of the first road trip of the year before they come home on Friday. (16:39)

6:10-Patrick Shepherd, a Wellington native, works with the Cleveland International Film Festival which starts on Wednesday, and he told us all about this year’s festivities. (7:36)

April 2

3:40-Tim Gebhardt with the Chronicle-Telegram stopped by to talk about the early stages of the High School Baseball season. (12:56)

4:10-Chad Forbes stopped by to talk about the NFL Draft and told us what kinds of options are available for the Browns. (13:15)

5:10-Al Harris, our Hollywood Guru paid us his weekly visit and talked about this recent trend of reboots. (16:19)

March 2018

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January 2018

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