Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization
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|Broadcast area||Bowling Green, Ohio|
|Owner||Bowling Green State University|
The Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization (BGRSO) is a student organization at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. BGRSO is a student-run sports broadcasting organization which broadcasts over 100 BGSU Falcon and local northwest Ohio high school sports. BGRSO broadcasts over 88.1 WBGU FM and WFAL Falcon Radio. Both radio stations are student-run.
The Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization broadcasts:
BGSU Women's Volleyball (Flagship)
BGSU Men's Basketball
BGSU Women's Basketball
BGSU Hockey (Flagship)
Select Coverage for BGSU Falcon Women's Basketball
The Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization was the former flagship home for BGSU women's basketball. During the 2006-2007 basketball season the Falcon women's basketball team made it to the sweet sixteen of the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament. BGRSO and 88.1 WBGU-FM brought live tournament broadcasts from every tournament game. During the regular season you can find the BGRSO team broadcasting the Falcon home games in the friendly confines of the Stroh Center in Bowling Green, Ohio.
Flagship for BGSU Falcon Men's Hockey
The Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization is the flagship radio station for Falcon Hockey. The BGRSO travels everywhere with the team, including all the way to Alaska to broadcast Falcon hockey. Ryan Vallon is currently the "Voice of Bowling Green Falcon Hockey" and all broadcasts can be heard on 88.1 FM WBGU and the Falcon Radio Network.
Flagship for BGSU Falcon Women's Volleyball
Starting in 2013 the Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization became the flagship home for BGSU Women's Volleyball. Every game can be heard on FalconRadio.org WFAL
Sports Talk Shows on WFAL Falcon Radio
Dating back to 2006, The Bowling Green Radio Sports Organization hosts numerous sports talk shows on Falcon Radio.
High school sports broadcasting
Starting with a broadcast of Anthony Wayne High School vs. Perrysburg High School in football in 2006, the BGRSO and WFAL Falcon Radio expanded to broadcasting local high school sports in northwest Ohio. In 2007 the BGRSO broadcast a full lineup of high school football...including the first ever game played on the new field turf installed at BGSU's own Doyt Perry Stadium.
Former notable Members of BGRSO
- Jay Crawford- Former host of SportsCenter at Noon.
- Mike Emrick- #1 Play-by-Play voice of NHL on NBC; play-by-play on NHL video games since 2015; former voice of the New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia Flyers, NHL on ABC, ESPN, CBS, and OFX.
- Jason Jackson-ESPN analyst and current Miami Heat broadcaster
- Steve Mears - TV broadcaster for the Pittsburgh Penguins and the NHL Network