Thanks to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s 88.7 WSIE FM The Sound, the Edwardsville High School Tigers’ football games, both home and away, are being broadcast every Friday night during the season.
“We are excited to serve our community by delivering Edwardsville High School football games to the public,” said WSIE General Manager Jason Church. “We’ve already broadcast two games, and the response has been overwhelmingly positive. This happens at a great time, because everyone is excited about the Tigers’ prospects this season.”
A pregame show will begin at 6:45 with kickoff at 7 p.m. on Fridays. Colin Suhre, Edwardsville High School alumnus, is providing play-by-play.
The Tigers’ remaining schedule:
• Sept. 7 vs. East St. Louis High School at Edwardsville High School (EHS)
• Sept. 14 vs. Waubonsie Valley High School at EHS
• Sept. 21 vs. Alton High School at EHS
• Sept. 28 vs. EHS at O’Fallon High School
• Oct. 5 vs. EHS at Belleville East High School
• Oct. 12 vs. Belleville West High School at EHS
• Oct. 19 vs. EHS at Collinsville High School
WSIE serves Southwestern Illinois and the Greater St. Louis area with a blend of jazz, smooth jazz, blues and R&B; news, SIUE sports and news for a widely diverse listenership.
PHOTO: Radio announcer and Edwardsville High School alumnus Colin Suhre provides play-by-play for the EHS Tigers. Games are being broadcast on SIUE’s 88.7 WSIE FM The Sound.