Producer of the Wes McElroy Show from 3pm - 6pm
Jesse has been with Clear Channel Media & Entertainment since 2010. He considers himself a Richmond transplant as he has lived in the River City for over 10 years now but grew up in the Western Maryland area. Deciding to attend VCU he studied Broadcast Journalism and English while spending time working at radio stations WVCW and WRIR. Jesse is currently the producer for the Wes McElroy Show as well as other shows for Sports Radio 910. Being from the Maryland area he is a diehard fan of the Baltimore Ravens and the Washington Capitals. Besides his work at Sports Radio 910 he also writes a blog for VCU basketball’s radio website.
As Richmond’s MMA and fighting scene continues to grow, the Combat Sports Center will host its 35th event Saturday February 9th at the Richmond Grand Hotel on Broad Street. CSC 35 will feature 14 pro and amateur kickboxing fights including 2 WKA title fights. The WKA (World Kickboxing Association) is the oldest and largest organization of its kind, with over 90 countries in its membership. The WKA has sanctioned events in Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, Australia, Mexico, South America, Europe, and Canada, as well as throughout the United States. The U.S. head office of the WKA is right here in Richmond and is represented by Combat Sport Center owner/trainer Brian Crenshaw. Brian has helped coach Team USA at the WKA World Championships and has lead fighters to multiple medals helping put the United States back on the map in the world of kickboxing. CSC 35 is sure to be a fun event as Brian and everyone at Combat Sports Center help MMA grow in Richmond. Below are interviews with a few of the fighters on the card including; Francois Ambang who is fighting for the WKA US Super Light Heavyweight title, Ani Hilditch who is defending her VA Strawweight title, and Grayson Mullins who is making his career debut. For more info on the event check out www.CombatSportsCenter.com