Solon Coach Tony DeCesare joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion on winning, jinxes, the value of guard play and his team’s incredible season.
Zac Jackson and Ken Rector debate the new proposed OHSAA transfer policy and discuss the absurdity of the state tournament utilizing different policies and methods for seeding teams in the same tournament.
Todd Taylor of Southeast High School in Portage County joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson to discuss his program’s rebuilding project, his long coaching career and how he’s gauging progress in his second season.
Wadsworth Coach Mike Schmeltzer joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion of his 10 years as head coach, the difficult schedule his team faces, the growth of the program and more.
Notre Dame College Coach Tim Koenig joins Ken Rector and Zac Jackson for a discussion of his program, the NCAA Div. II recruiting structure, his career path and the amount of talent in Northeast Ohio high school basketball.
Medina Highland Coach Adam Cestaro discusses the loaded Suburban League, his experienced team, navigating a long season and the future of the program.
Tallmadge Coach Mike Bluey discusses his second go-around as a head coach, the growth of the program, the loaded Suburban League and more with Ken Rector and Zac Jackson.
Chas Wolfe, director of the Dunk4Diabetes event at John Carroll on Jan. 28, stops by the podcast to discuss all seven games and the process of putting together such a star-studded field.
Northwest Coach Mike Lower discusses his program’s resurgence, the new district bracketing process, playing for his dad, coaching against his brother and more with On The Bench hosts Ken Rector and Zac Jackson.
Pitt-Greensburg coach Brody Jackson joins Ken Rector and his brother, Zac Jackson, for a discussion on recruiting at the NCAA Div. III level, his first college head coaching job, the differences between good high school players and successful college players and his journey to this point.