By Outlaws PR | 5/12/11 12:00 AM
UPDATE: Click HERE for the full audio of the first show from Friday, May 13
DENVER — The Denver Outlaws have announced that Head Coach Tom Slate will participate in a weekly radio show on Fridays during the 2011 MLL season on Mile High Sports Radio AM 1510 / FM 93.7. Chris Bianchi will host the show as a segment of his daily Mile High Morning Rush show. Coach Slate will take questions from fans and preview the Outlaws’ upcoming game, starting at 6:25 a.m. MDT.
Slate is in his first season as head coach of the Denver Outlaws, after serving as the team’s associate head coach and defensive coordinator in 2010. In addition to working as the Outlaws’ head coach, he currently is the defensive coordinator for the NLL’s Philadelphia Wings and is the President & CEO of Lacrosse Evolution (www.lacrosseevolution.com).
Slate brings 13 years of coaching experience to the helm, including one season as the head coach of the San Francisco Dragons in 2007. He helped coach the Philadelphia Barrage for three seasons (2005-07), with his team becoming the first MLL squad to win back-to-back titles in 2006 and ’07.
Fans who would like to speak with Coach Slate can call the Mile High Sports Radio Hotline: (303)-297-1510 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (303)-297-1510 end_of_the_skype_highlighting. The broadcast will be streamed live on www.milehighsports.com. The show’s first episode will air Friday, May 13.
The Outlaws open the 2011 season at INVESCO Field at Mile High on Saturday against the Hamilton Nationals at 7 p.m. MDT. Tickets are available for as low as $10 and may be purchased online at www.DenverOutlaws.com or over the phone by calling 303-OUTLAWS.