• The Sports Democracy

    Callers are ALWAYS encouraged during this high-energy sports talk show. Paul Roberts covers the Phillies, Eagles, Flyers, and Sixers as well as the professional sports teams in Reading and local high school sports. Don’t miss the weekly “Roberts Rankings” for high school football and basketball. The show is informative, entertaining, and free of “homerism.”

    Latest Posts from The Sports Democracy

    “Roberts Rankings” – H.S. Football

    Here are the Preseason “Roberts Rankings” for Berks County high school football: Big Schools: 1. Wilson  (10-2, 7-0) last year 2. Exeter  (11-1, 6-0) 3. Gov. Mifflin  (6-5, 5-1) 4. Conrad Weiser  (7-4, 4-2)   Small Schools: 1. Berks Catholic  (12-2, 5-1) last year 2. Wyomissing  (12-1, 6-0) 3. Twin Valley  (4-6, 3-3) 4. Schuylkill […]

    Doug Dahms-Wilson Football

    Click here for the Podcast with Doug Dahms: The Wilson football team has put together a streak of 40 straight winning seasons.  The Bulldogs have won a record 57 consecutive league games.  WEEU’s Paul Roberts spoke with head coach Doug Dahms to find out how this year’s team looks.  Wilson opens the season at home […]

    Phil Steele-College Football Preview

    Click here for the Podcast with Phil Steele: National college football writer Phil Steele returned to “The Sports Democracy” on August 12th to talk with WEEU’s Paul Roberts about Penn State and the Big Ten conference.  They also discussed Carson Wentz and who Phil is picking to win the national championship this season.

    Scott Kingery-Fightin Phils

    Click here for the Podcast with Scott Kingery: After hitting .293 with 29 doubles and 26 stolen bases in 94 games with Clearwater, Scott Kingery was promoted to the Reading Fightin Phils in late July.  The 22-year-old second baseman was a second round draft pick by the Phillies last year.  WEEU sports director Paul Roberts […]

    2016 WEEU High School Football Schedule

    2016 High School Football on WEEU:      (6:40pm Pregame Show) Fri. Aug. 26th– Wyomissing @ Pottsville Fri. Sept. 2nd– Gov Mifflin @ Wilson Fri. Sept. 9th– Conrad Weiser @ Berks Catholic Fri. Sept. 16th– Wilson @ Central Dauphin Fri. Sept. 23rd– Gov. Mifflin @ Exeter Fri. Sept. 30th– Berks Catholic @ Exeter Fri. Oct. 7th– Conrad […]

    Mark Leiter Jr.-Fightin Phils

    Click here for the Podcast with Mark Leiter Jr. Mark Leiter Jr. is part of the starting rotation for the first place Reading Fightin Phils.  If the 25-year-old righty has any questions about the game, he certainly doesn’t have to go far.  His dad played eleven seasons in the major leagues and his uncle, Al, […]

    Dusty Wathan on Jorge Alfaro

    Click here for Dusty Wathan’s comment: Jorge Alfaro is one of the top prospects in the Phillies’ organization.  The 23-year-old catcher was part of the Cole Hamels trade with Texas.  Alfaro is hitting .303, fourth-best in the Eastern League.  He also has one of the strongest arms in minor league baseball.  WEEU’s Paul Roberts asked […]

    Hamburg Coach Nick Evangelista

    Click here for the Podcast with Nick Evangelista: Hamburg’s baseball team won the school’s first District 3 championship with a 7-0 victory over Palmyra in the Class AAA final.  WEEU’s Paul Roberts caught up with Hamburg coach Nick Evangelista after the game on June 2nd at FirstEnergy Stadium.

    Dylan Cozens-Fightin Phils

    Click here for the Podcast with Dylan Cozens: Dylan Cozens is leading the Eastern League with 12 home runs through 44 games.  The 21-year-old outfielder was a second round pick of the Phillies in 2012.  Cozens, who’s 6-6 and 235 pounds, was a high school football star who could’ve played major college football.  WEEU’s Paul […]

    NFL Draft Preview

    Click here for the Dan Shonka Podcast: Dan Shonka was a scout for the Eagles, Redskins, and Chiefs.  He’s now the general manager of Ourlads’ Scouting Services.  Shonka was a guest on “The Sports Democracy” with WEEU’s Paul Roberts on April 21st.  They talked about Carson Wentz, Jared Goff, Ezekiel Elliott, and some of the […]