Sportscaster Factor Competition

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(KTVI) – 101 ESPN is giving St. Louisans the chance to audition for the rare opening to become a weekend show host on their station.

The first-ever 'Sportscaster Factor' competition is for those diehard fans who have always dreamed of talking about sports on the radio to make their wish come true.

'Sportscaster Factor' will give St. Louisans the opportunity to earn their way on to the 101 ESPN schedule with a brand-new weekend show.

Listeners who are 16 years of age and older are welcome get in line to be evaluated by a professional judging panel, including 101 ESPN’s programming management and Morning Show Host Zach McCrite.

The Preliminary Rounds of the 'Sportscaster Factor' contest will be held on the following dates in Room 2004 in the Vadalabene Center on the campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE):

  • Tuesday, February 12th, starting at 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, February 19th, starting at 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday, February 26th, starting at 6:00 pm

Additional details about the audition process are also available at