Wolfgang has been part of the sports radio scene in Iowa for a decade including as a regular guest on “The Jon Miller Show” and “Jimmy B & TC.” He is also the host of the Hawkeye Nation Instant Reaction Podcast during basketball season.
Born in Iowa. Raised in Iowa. Never left Iowa and NEVER will. WHY would you? Flyover country my arse. Don’t call me a radio guy. I’m a fan. Always have been..always will be!
That is all..
Ohh yeah.. BACON
GARY “STEEN” STEENBLOCK
Gary joined 1700 The Champ for local high school sports play by play in 2017 and hasn’t looked back since. Like Wolfgang, Gary was born and raised in Iowa. He’s been involved in some capacity with local youth sports for over 20 + years. All three of his sons played multiple sports growing up with (Zach and Andrew) attending Iowa State University following graduation from Dowling Catholic High School. Gary’s youngest (Nathan) will play college baseball for South Dakota State next season.
Gary is very active in the Des Moines metro and volunteers his time to many different organizations and charitable events.
For those that don’t know, Steen is a proud UNI alum (and so is his wife, Jennifer). We had the pleasure of talking University of Northern Iowa Athletics with David Harris (AD) on The Drive yesterday. There’s a lot for Panther fans to be proud of! Take a listen and subscribe to the podcast…MORE
Wolfgang was like a kid in a candy store being able to talk about his favorite topic yesterday on The Drive…Iowa Men’s Basketball! We had a great chat with Andrew Francis (Assistant Coach) about the nationally ranked Hawkeyes! Take a listen below and subscribe to the podcast so you don’t miss a show in the…MORE
We can’t wait to have Marc “Moose” Malusis back on The Drive? Take a listen below to the podcast. Check out Taz and The Moose weekday mornings right here on 1700 The Champ 5-8A.MORE
YOU VOTED, we listened! We asked which local high school athletic director you wanted to hear from…we heard you loud and clear RAMS FANS! Here’s our in-depth chat with Jayson Campbell from Southeast Polk. MORE
We had the pleasure of chatting with Drake Women’s Basketball Head Coach, Jennie Baranczyk. Take a listen below.MORE
We had the chance to catch up with Tom Wilson, Athletic Director and Head Football Coach at Dowling Catholic High School, yesterday on The Drive with Wolfgang and Steen.MORE
We had the chance to visit with Coach Ben Jacobson, Head Men’s Basketball Coach for the UNI Panthers, about how the team is competing this season and how recruiting looks for 2019. photo by Chad TaylorMORE
Our friend Cody Goodwin with the Des Moines Register called The Drive with Wolfgang and Steen to talk local high school wrestling. We had a big match up earlier this week between SE Polk and Waukee in Class 3A to discuss plus Cody gives us his picks for future college superstars from our local area.…MORE
Jon Schaeffer (Sports Director) with ABC Local 5 joined The Drive with Wolfgang and Steen to talk about Notre Dame/Clemson, K-State’s new head coach, and the Hawkeye Classic this weekend at the Wells Fargo Arena. Follow Jon on Twitter @J_Schaeffer or at WeAreIowa.com. Listen below…MORE
Thanks to Gary Rima (The Voice of UNI) for calling the show to talk UNI Basketball and Football. Wolfgang asked about Wyatt Lohaus… Steen asked Gary his thoughts on the 2018 football season… Follow Gary Rima on Twitter @oprsportsguyMORE