The Life

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

The Life: Luke Lehnen Part One

  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

The Life: Jack Healy

  Illini hockey star Jack Healy takes some time to sit down with DP for an episode of The Life to talk about the SHG hockey memories, playing for the U of I now

The Life: Josh Talley

  After an excellent career as a Glenwood Titan, Josh Talley took his talents to the division three level to play at Monmouth College. Talley has now completed his collegiate career so we sit

The Life: Southeast’s Lawrence Thomas

  In this latest episode of “The Life” brought to you by Country Financial, we sit down with Southeast Spartans head coach Lawrence Thomas following that incredible hoops season on the east side. LT

The Life: Coach Anthony Wherley

  Days after his retirement from head coach at Illini Central, Anthony Wherley took time to join DP for an episode of “The Life” to talk high school basketball, the state championship team, the