TL sportswriters discuss the Cubs, HS football playoffs, and Penn St. football

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WILKES-BARRE — In a Times Leader Sports Report podcast, staff writers DJ Eberle, John Erzar and Derek Levarse discuss what it was like Wednesday night in Hazleton as the Chicago Cubs won the World Series, preview upcoming District 2 football and Penn State football action and recap a pair of District 2 boys soccer title games. Joining us on the podcast this week are Ann Marie Kaschak, a Hazleton native and family friend of Cubs manager Joe Maddon, and Northwest head football coach Lon Hazlet.


— Introduction

— A look at Hazleton’s reaction to the Chicago Cubs World Series Game 7 win, featuring a conversation with Ann Marie Kaschak, a good friend of Joe Maddon = 0:37

— District 2 football action preview and predictions, featuring a conversation with Northwest head coach Lon Hazlet = 4:16

— A recap of Dallas’ District 2 3A title win over Crestwood and Wyoming Seminary’s runner-up performance in the District 2 2A title game, featuring a conversation with Seminary senior Michael Kim = 10:28

— The state of Penn State football and a look at the Nittany Lions’ matchup against Iowa Saturday night = 13:00

— Closing thoughts

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