With the Mallards one game out of first place, General Manager Conor Coloia, discuss the upcoming homestand.
Coloia on the Mallard’s homestand, starting this week:
The Mallards are a game out of first place behind the Lakeshore
Chinooks. The Mallards host the Chinooks on Friday. On Saturday they travel to Lake Shore. Then they come back to Madison on Sunday. The Mallards start a fairly large homestand. Thursday night is our first game of eight games in nine days at home. If you haven’t gone out to the Duck Pond yet, now’s your chance.
Coloia on upcoming Promotions:
Verno’s Custom tattoos are giving away free Mallards tattoos if you sign up. Oscar Meyer Weiner Appreciation Night is on Thursday. We’ll have wiener dog races throughout the night.
Agriculture Appreciation night- we’ve good bobble head giveaways on Friday and Sunday.
Mike Lucas has more than 38 years under his belt covering Badgers sports for the Madison Capitol Times. Along with national, regional and local writing awards, Lucas has been twice named the Sportswriter of the Year in Wisconsin. He also has more than 15 years as color analyst on Wisconsin Radio Network for Badger football and basketball. You can see Mike hosts his weekly television show, Sidelines on WISC TV (Ch.3-Ch.14). Lucas has authored five books: Barry's Badgers, the chronicleof the 1993 Rose Bowl Season; Five Golden Rings; the Saga of Wisconsin Hockey; The 25 Greatest Moments in Camp Randall History; Don't Flinch, the Barry Alvarez autobiography; and Another Hill to Climb, the Bo Ryan autobiography.
Matt Lepay is a native of Dayton, Ohio and is a graduate of Ohio State University (degree in journalism). He is the radio voice of Wisconsin Badgers Football and Basketball(football since 1994 and basketball since 1988-89) and a five-time Wisconsin Sportscaster of the Year (as selected by state media members). You may have seen him on TV as the host of the Badgers Sports Report with UW coaches Bret Bielema and Bo Ryan. He also co-hosts Badgers Sportstalk radio shows with Mike Lucas.