Tune in for the final episode of Season 2 as Shawn sits down with his former Pitt teammate, Brandon Williams. The two reminisce about their time as teammates and some of the adventures they had as college roommates. They also discuss the importance of studying and focusing on your future throughout college, especially by choosing classes and a major that will set you up for post-graduate success. They finish by talking about Williams’ current career in finance as he discusses the importance of managing your finances and gives his personal advice for setting yourself up for financial security.
Sit down with Shawn and Donnie Bedney as they recap everything from his early interest in sports to his current consulting work and support of Orange Arrow. The two also discuss how Bedney took the opportunity to pursue interests outside of sports in college and how he prepared for life in the professional world. They finish by pondering how the pandemic will affect the future of individuals and businesses, and the importance of “only dream[ing] big.”
Jump Inside the Play Call with Shawn and today’s guest, Eric Thatcher, as they recap his football career, from early beginnings to his current recruiting position at Penn State. The two discuss the importance of being “a student of the game” and taking your responsibilities as both a student and an athlete seriously, no matter what level of play. Thatcher also gives a behind-the-scenes look at the life of a college coach. They finish by discussing the mission and importance of OA and the effectiveness of its multi-generational approach.
Go Inside the Play Call with Shawn and today’s guest, Terry Murphy, a former Pitt football player and current police officer in Culver City, California. They begin by discussing Murphy’s athletic background and how he used sports to position himself to be able to buckle down academically and obtain his degree. They also delve into our current social climate and Murphy’s unique position to see both sides, and how he uses this position to effect change.