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WHIO Sports Anchor Mike Hartsock sits down with local athletes and sports experts from the Dayton, OH area.
Stay Right There: Bellbrook High School Football Player Hayden Bullock
September 25, 2018
Stay Right There: Bellbrook High School Football Player Hayden Bullock
It was supposed to be a dream season for Hayden Bullock. The Bellbrook senior was all set to lead the Eagles to the playoffs this year…until he blew out his knee in the first half of the first game. The Eagles Captain talks about battling back in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
September 17, 2018
Stay Right There: Chip Otten
He’s one of the most success high school football coaches in the state. But Coldwater’s Chip Otten knows what it’s like on the other side too. He talks about the mostly ups and downs of his career with Mike Hartsock in this week’s Stay Right There podcast.
September 10, 2018
Stay Right There: Bill Ellis
Whether or not you are a fan of instant replay in the NFL…you won’t want to miss the latest “Stay Right There” podcast. Kettering Native Bill Ellis is one of the guys in the booth that figures those calls out. He joins Mike Hartsock on this week’s show.
September 04, 2018
Stay Right There: Banned From Baseball
It’s called Banned From Baseball…the premiere of a new play about Pete Rose will happen right here in Dayton this week. Mike Hartsock talks to the writer, the director, and the actor who plays Pete Rose in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
August 27, 2018
Stay Right There: Keith Byars
He’s one of the best athletes to ever come out of the city of Dayton. Former Roth, Ohio State, and 13-year NFL pro Keith Byars is in the spotlight in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast with Mike Hartsock.
August 20, 2018
Stay Right There: Hanna Keller
She’s a woman in a man’s world, but that hasn’t stopped Hanna Keller from making a name for herself as an official for high school sports events. The Wright State graduate joins Mike Hartsock in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
August 13, 2018
Stay Right There - Trotwood Football Coach Jeff Graham
He was a guy who never planned to coach high school football, but Jeff Graham now has a state championship on his resume’…along with 11 seasons in the NFL. The Trotwood head coach joins Mike Hartsock on this week’s edition of “Stay Right There.”
August 06, 2018
Stay Right There: UD Head Basketball Coach Anthony Grant
Coming off a season to forget, Anthony Grant wants his players to remember what’s important in the game. The Flyers head coach talks about the 2018-2019 edition, and what he looks for on the recruiting trail this week on the “Stay Right There” podcast.
July 30, 2018
Stay Right There: Indy Car Driver Zach Veach
Zach Veach knows his way around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but there’s a lot more to the 23 year old than putting the pedal to the metal. Veach jumps into the spotlight in our “Stay Right There” podcast this week.
July 23, 2018
Stay Right There: Dayton Flyers Basketball Forward Ryan Mikesell
Watching is never fun for any athlete and Flyers forward Ryan Mikesell is no exception. The pride of St. Henry is back on the court after sitting out all last season following surgery. He sat down with Mike Hartsock in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
July 16, 2018
Stay Right There: Chris Roark
Chris Roark is no stranger to the spotlight….a former star runningback at Alter high school he was a walk-on at Ohio State for 3 seasons and now he’s chasing a different dream. This week’s edition of Stay Right There goes Hollywood.
July 09, 2018
Stay Right There: Norris Cole
He won a pair of titles with Lebron James in Miami. Dayton native Norris Cole continues to add hardware to his trophy case. He’s this week’s guest with Mike Hartsock on the “Stay Right There” podcast.
July 02, 2018
Stay Right There: Dayton Dragons Play-By-Play Announcer Tom Nichols
Tom Nichols will admit he’s always talked a better game than he plays and that’s good news for Dayton baseball fans. The “Voice of the Dragons” gives us the inside story on minor league baseball in this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast with Mike Hartsock.
June 25, 2018
Stay Right There: Golfer Emma Jandel
Playing golf for a living certainly sounds like a good gig, but reality can be a bit different. Mike Hartsock finds out more on this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
June 18, 2018
Stay Right There: Hal McCoy
Is there a silver lining in the future of the Cincinnati Reds? Hal McCoy weighs in on this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast with Mike Hartsock
June 12, 2018
Stay Right There: Former Dayton Flyers basketball player Chris Wright
The soon-to-be 30-year old Chris Wright insists there is still plenty left in the tank as he continues to chase his NBA dream. The former Dayton Flyer talks about that and more in this week’s edition of the “Stay Right There” podcast with Mike Hartsock.
June 04, 2018
Stay Right There: Detroit Pistons Shooting Guard Luke Kennard
What’s it like being a rookie in the NBA? Franklin native Luke Kennard talks about his first season in Detroit on this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast.
May 29, 2018
Stay Right There - Pro Wrestler Cody Hawk
He has 22 years in the ring and over 3,000 matches. Bellbrook native Cody Hawk has made a career out of being a professional wrestler, a job where the spotlight doesn’t always shine that bright. It does this week as Hawk is the focus of this week’s “Stay Right There” podcast with Mike Hartsock.
May 23, 2018
Stay Right There - Robert Wickens
It’s race week over at the Brickyard. The Indy 500 rolls out Sunday afternoon and this week on Stay Right There, Mike Hartsock sits down with Indy car rookie Robert Wickens. The 28 year old Canadian has had an interesting month of May at Indy. He talks about his first Indy 500 and growing up behind the wheel of a race car.
May 14, 2018
Stay Right There - Dayton Dragons Outfielder Narciso Crook
Three seasons in the same city is never good if you’re a minor league baseball player. Dragons outfielder Narciso Crook put Fifth Third Field in his rear view mirror last week, but not before he sat down with Mike Hartsock in the latest installment of the “Stay Right There” podcast.
May 07, 2018
Stay Right There - Scott Nagy
In sports it’s often a “what have you done for me lately” mentality. Wright State made it to the NCAA Tournament in March and now the expectations grow for next season. Mike Hartsock sits down with Raiders head coach Scott Nagy in this week’s edition of Stay Right There.
April 30, 2018
Stay Right There - Delbert and LaDawn Hickman
Bodybuilding…is it a sport or a spectacle? Actually it’s a bit of both and there is a show coming to the Dayton Convention Center in May. Delbert and LaDawn Hickman are Dayton born and raised bodybuilders, promoters, and judges who join Mike Hartsock to explain their sport to those that don’t know what it’s all about.
April 23, 2018
Stay Right There with Mike Hartsock: UD Women's Basketball Coach Shauna Green
She’s a wife, a mom, and a coach. Shauna Green has quite a balancing act on her hands but the Head Coach of the U.D. women’s basketball team handles it quite well. This week she sits down and talks about her life with the Flyers on and off the basketball court.
April 16, 2018
Stay Right There: NFL Draft Preview
This week Mike Hartsock breaks down the NFL Draft with the help of Bengals beat writer Jay Morrison. They'll also talk about who the Bengals and the Browns will be looking at to add to the roster
April 09, 2018
Stay With There with Mike Hartsock - College Basketball Analyst Mark Adams
Mark Adams is one of the most knowledgeable voices in college basketball. Who else did you here pick Loyola to make the Final Four…back in February? Mike Hartsock sits down with his former partner on Dayton Flyers broadcasts for a captivating conversation about his career and the future of the college game.
April 02, 2018
Stay Right There - OHSAA Commissioner Dr. Dan Ross
He’s been the caretaker of high school sports in Ohio for the last 14 years. Dr. Dan Ross is ready to retire, but not until he sits down and talks with Mike Hartsock on “Stay Right There.” Ross reflects on the state of prep sports, coaches who recruit, the future of a shot clock in basketball, and the most important issue right now…concussions. Would he want his grandson to play football? Mike Hartsock has plenty of questions and Dr. Dan Ross “Stays Right There” and gives the answers.
March 26, 2018
Stay Right There: Jim Day
This week, WHIO's Mike Hartsock talks with Jim Day, Cincinnati Reds broadcaster for Fox Sports Ohio since 2000.
March 19, 2018
Stay Right There: Cincinnati Reds Play-by-Play Radio Announcer Marty Brennaman
Cincinnati Reds Play-by-Play Radio Announcer Marty Brennaman talks about entering into his 45th year calling games, his career as a broadcaster, and a look ahead to the Reds' 2018 season on the latest episode of Stay Right There with Mike Hartsock.
March 12, 2018
Stay Right There: Thor Hoefer
WHIO's Mike Hartsock chats with professional bull rider Thor Hoefer about his how get started in his career, and more on the latest Stay Right There.
March 05, 2018
Stay Right There Episode 3: Ivan Mendoza
Mike Hartsock chats with competitive eater Ivan Mendoza about how he got started in his career, and more on the latest episode of Stay Right There.
February 26, 2018
Stay Right There Episode 2: Loudon Love
Wright State Forward Loudon Love talks chats about his first season so far with the team.
February 15, 2018
Stay Right There: Episode 1 - Jenna Burdette
In his first podcast episode, WHIO's Mike Hartsock explains where his "stay right there" catch phrase came from, and interviews UD Senior Jenna Burdette about her career with the Dayton Flyer women's basketball team, and her life growing up as a basketball fan.