Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Black History Month

Joe Louis:  The Great Unifier”

ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Feb. 20 – 24, 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

 Joe Louis

Heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis became the embodiment of American unity during WWII. He walked a fine line to serve the goals of Victory abroad as well as advancing the cause of social and racial justice within the military at home; an integrated military finally becoming a reality in 1948.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Willie Mays, Memory and Myth”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Feb. 20 – 24, 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

Mays Swing

A young boy and his father witness an epic home-run by Willie Mays in 1965,…and later in life he learns a greater poetic truth about his memory.

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Doc’s Sports Today and in the Day – Black History Month

“Joe Gans”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  February 13 -17 , 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

The first African-American boxing champion (1902), Joe Gans is unknown to many but his legacy lives large in American popular culture history.

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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Black History Month

“Major Taylor”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  February 6 -10 , 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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America’s forgotten first African-American World Champion cycles his way to international fame at the turn of the 20th century. To listen to the piece, click on the player below. It takes a couple seconds to load.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Dorando!”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Jan. 23 – 27, 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Diminutive Italian marathoner is denied gold medal in 1908 Olympic marathon in London but becomes an international celebrity after his surreal stagger to the finish line.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Shelby’s Folly”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Jan. 9 – 13, 2017 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

Shelby's Follay

Heavyweight championship boxing match between Jack Dempsey and Tommy Gibbons is heroically staged by a Montana mining town in 1923 with Dempsey’s promoter absconding with the money.


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