The Groveport Sports Network will provide live play-by-play coverage of 23 Groveport Madison High School contests in football, volleyball, girls basketball, boys basketball, and softball in 2017-18.
The broadcast coverage will include video and live audio. Each broadcast begins 25 minutes prior to the scheduled start time with the pre-game show. Tune in after the game for interviews with players and the head coach, along with a look at the final stats during the post-game show. The broadcasts can be accessed free of charge by anyone around the world on their computer or handheld device. All 23 broadcasts will also be available to view on demand for 30 days after the broadcast date.
To listen live go to http://war.str3am.com:7570/live.
To watch go to www.facebook.com/groveportsportsnetwork.
Rick Cooper begins his 26th season as a play-by-play announcer, and his sixth behind the mic at Groveport Madison High School.
Games to be broadcast: football – Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. vs. Westerville North; Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. vs. Hamilton Township at Fortress Field in Obetz; Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. at Franklin Heights; Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. vs. Canal Winchester; and Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. at New Albany. (Per OHSAA Rules regarding the broadcasts of high school football, the football games will be broadcast live with audio-only. Immediately after each football game concludes, the game will also be available with live video on demand. All other sports (volleyball, basketball, and softball) will be broadcast with live video.)
Volleyball – Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. at Canal Winchester.
Basketball – Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. vs. Westerville Central (boys); Dec. 15 at 7:30 p.m. vs. Canal Winchester (boys); Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. vs. Olentangy (boys); Jan. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at Whitehall (girls); Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m. at Canal Winchester (boys); Feb. 2 at 7:30 p.m. vs. New Albany (boys); Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. vs. Amanda-Clearcreek (girls); Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. vs. Lancaster (boys); Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m. at Newark (boys); Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m. vs. Big Walnut (boys).
Softball – April 12 at 5:15 p.m. vs. Canal Winchester; April 16 at 5:15 p.m. vs. New Albany; April 18 at 5:15 p.m. vs. Newark; April 25 at 5:15 p.m. at Canal Winchester; April 27 at 7:30 p.m. at New Albany; April 30 at 5:15 p.m. at Newark; May 2 at 5:15 p.m. vs. Big Walnut.