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Tri-State Sports Talk

Join KWOA Sports Announcer Jared Rademacher for all things sports sports with “Tri-State Sports Talk” on AM 730 KWOA. Tri-State Sports Talk can be heard on Wednesday afternoons starting at 12:30 p.m. on AM 730 KWOA. Jared will catch up with various guests from the local, regional, and national sports scene! Guests cover a wide range from high school athletes and coaches, area professional teams including the Sioux Falls Pheasants, Sioux Falls Storm and more! We’ll also catch up with guests from the Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Vikings just to name a few.

Tri-State Sports Talk Segment Stories

Below is a listing of stories for the Tri-State Sports Talk segment. Please click the story title to view the full story.

Randy Strand


On the May 1st edition of Tri-State Sports Talk, we will visit with Adrian Dragon Girls Basketball Coach Randy Strand, who last weekend was inducted into the Minnesota Girls Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame. Tri-State Sports Talk begins at 12:30pm Wednesdays on AM 730 KWOA

Ken McCuen and Morgan Traylor


After a couple of weeks off, Tri-State Sports Talk is back and on the April 17th edition, we will catch up with Sioux Valley-Round Lake-Brewster graduate Ken McCuen, who is now the head coach of the new Tri-State Buffalos, a semi-pro 9-man football team now part of the Southern Plains Football League. We will also hear comments from Worthington High School senior Morgan Traylor, who on Tuesday of this week signed a letter of intent to play college basketball for the Iowa Lakes Lakers. Tri-State Sports Talk starts at 12:30pm Wednesdays on AM 730 KWOA!

No Show this Week!


A reminder that there will be no Tri-State Sports Talk on Wednesday, April 3rd as host Jared Rademacher will be out of the office for the day.

Trojan Boys Basketball Seniors


Jon Vorwald, Morgan Traylor and Josh Vander Veen the guests on the March 20th edition of Tri-State Sports Talk on AM 730 KWOA

Trojan Girls Basketball Seniors


On the March 13th edition of Tri-State Sports Talk, we will visit with Worthington Trojan Girls Basketball's three seniors: K.C. Riley, Whitney Coriolan and Lydia Kemper on Tri-State Sports Talk, 12:30pm Wednesday's on AM 730 KWOA!

Anthony Luft and Carson Hagen


Coming up on this week's (3/6) Tri-State Sports Talk, I will catch up Worthington Trojans Anthony Luft and Carson Hagen and talk about their trip at the Minnesota State Wrestling Tournament last weekend. Hear what the guys had to say on Tri-State Sports Talk, Wednesday at 12:30pm on AM 730 KWOA!

Area HS Girls Basketball Coaches


On the February 20th edition of Tri-State Sports Talk, we will catch up with a few of the area girls basketball coaches as they begin their playoff runs this week. We'll talk with Southwestern United coach Keith Place, Adrian coach Randy Strand and Fulda head coach Gregg Slaathaug on Tri-State Sports Talk, 12:30pm Wednesdays on AM 730 KWOA!

SMSU Athletics with Kelly Loft


On the first episode of the NEW Tri-State Sports Talk, we will catch up with Southwest Minnesota State University's Athletic Communications Director Kelly Loft and catch up on the latest in Mustangs Sports including Signing Day. Tri-State Sports Talk now at its NEW time on Wednesday's at 12:30pm on AM 730 KWOA!!

Mike Grimm, voice of Gopher BB and FB


On the February 5th edition of Tri-State Sports Talk, we catch up with Minnesota News Network Sports Director Mike Grimm. Grimm, who also the voice of Minnesota Golden Gopher Football and Men's Basketball, talked about all things Sports today on Tri-State Sports Talk on AM 730 KWOA at 1:00pm today. A reminder that the show will move to Wednesdays at 12:30pm starting next week.

No Show this Week!


We will not have an episode of Tri-State Sports Talk this week on January 15th, as the Minnesota Twins Caravan is coming to town!! The Public is encouraged to come on out to the Worthington Area YMCA's multi-purpose room as the Caravan will be here in town from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Twins skipper Ron Gardenhire, new bench coach Terry Steinbach, infielder Brian Dozier and Twins commentator Dick Bremer. We're going to be giving away prizes, there will be a short question and answer period, all brought to you courtesy of your home for Minnesota Twins Baseball in the Tri-State: AM 730 KWOA!!