ESPN 94.9 GAME 2 TO BECOME EXCLUSIVE ENGLISH RADIO HOME OF NASHVILLE SOCCER CLUB
NASHVILLE (May 10, 2018) – ESPN 94.9 Game 2 and Nashville Soccer Club have signed a broadcast agreement, securing ESPN 94.9 Game 2 as the official English-speaking flagship station for Nashville SC.
“We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Nashville SC,” said Cromwell Radio market manager Jana Hampton. “As a locally owned radio group, we are focused on serving the community where we live and work and we strive to give listeners Nashville’s Best Sports Talk each day. Aligning with Nashville SC helps us deliver on those objectives. It’s a great fit.”
ESPN 94.9 Game 2 will carry at least 20 games of the current 2018 USL season, starting Sunday, May 13 with Nashville SC’s home match against Louisville City FC at First Tennessee Park. Broadcasts will include a 15-minute pregame show and postgame show. The broadcast team will feature multiple noticeable names from the Nashville media market. Additional Nashville SC content will be featured on ESPN 102.5 The Game and TheGameNashville.com.
“Expanding the Nashville SC footprint to as many soccer fans as possible has been one of our highest priorities from day one,” said Nashville SC general manager Christopher Jones. “This radio deal with ESPN 94.9 Game 2 gives our fans another platform that is committed to covering all Nashville sports through its excellent live programming.”
About 94.9 Game 2
WBUZ-HD3, ESPN 94.9 GAME 2 is locally owned by Bayard “Bud” Walters and is sister station to: WPRT ESPN 102.5 THE GAME; heritage rock station, 102.9 THE BUZZ; 93.3 CLASSIC HITS and 102.1 THE VILLE, the soul of Music City. Cromwell Group, Inc. operates 31 stations: 5 in Nashville, 8 in Kentucky and 18 in Illinois. All stations can be heard nationwide on the app, “iGoRadio”. ESPN 94.9 GAME 2 can be streamed worldwide on its app so that the Nashville SC players’ families can listen.