The Life

Rep Tim Butler Talks Corona Virus and Sports Impact

We sat down with representative Tim Butler to talk about the Corona Virus and it’s impact on central Illinois, as well as the impact sports has on the community.

The Life: JR Boudouris

  Rochester girls basketball won another regional title…no surprise for the Rockets with JR Boudouris leading the ladies to success. We sat down with Rochester High School’s athletic director and head coach of the

The Life: Nick Broeker Ole Miss Freshman

  Two years ago we sat down with SHG junior Nick Broeker as the division one football offers started to roll in. On this episode of “The Life” two years later, Broeker talks about

The Life: Reid Detmers

  From Nokomis to Chatham to Louisville to Omaha to Japan, we talk all things baseball with Reid Detmers. Projected to be a top MLB draft pick, Detmers discusses his focus on the 2020

The Life: Robbie Kelley

  Former Rochester QB Robbie Kelley sat down with DP for another episode of the life to talk Rocket Football heading to another state title game, his college career playing for Quincy and Akron,

The Life: Dave Bates Part 2

  In this latest episode of The Life brought to you by Country Financial, DP sits down with Auburn football head coach Dave Bates fresh off his 250th career win to talk about what

The Life: Dave Bates Part 1

  In this latest episode of The Life brought to you by Country Financial, DP sits down with Auburn football head coach Dave Bates fresh off his 250th career win to talk about his

The Life: Eric Mason and Kahlil Wassell

  Catching two local track legends for one episode of “The Life” was easy enough despite them going to college 3,000 miles apart. Eric Mason and Kahlil Wassell are the best of friends despite

The Life: Pierson Wofford Part 2

  Pierson Wofford sits down with DP for another episode of “The Life”.  Wofford talks small schools, big crowds, his ACL tear playing against the Illini and how he’s battled back. DP and Pierson

The Life: Pierson Wofford Part 1

  Pierson Wofford sits down with DP for another episode of “The Life” brought to you by COUNTRY Financial. The former Lutheran High standout and current Augustana senior talks choosing the best college fit

The Life: Ken Leonard Part 2

   <Part 2> Sit down for an episode of “The Life” with Ken Leonard, SHG football head coach and the IHSA record holder for most career wins. Ken talks about the Central State Eight this season

The Life: Ken Leonard Part 1

  Sit down for an episode of “The Life” with Ken Leonard, SHG football head coach and the IHSA record holder for most career wins. DP and Ken spend some time discussing the loss of

The Life: Garret Dooley Part 2

  In Part Two of Garret Dooley’s The Life, the NFL linebacker talks about free time in central Illinois and the Rochester football program and coach Derek Leonard. People-Tag: Derek Leonard, Garret Dooley

The Life: Garret Dooley Part 1

  In the Spring of 2018, former Rochester High School and University of Wisconsin football star Garret Dooley sat down for an episode of ‘The Life’ as he prepared to start his NFL career.

The Life: Luke Lehnen Part Two

  How many student athletes in the area are all conference in three sports: all state in football, starting point guard on a 4A basketball team and one of the best center fielder’s in