The Team

WQ 2020

Managers

General Manager: Gina Ciolli

Program Director: Jacob Cantu

Podcast Directors: Charlie Bevins & Trenton Szeto

Live Game Coordinator: Rudy Hodgson

News Director: Nick Canzoneri

Social Media Director: Natalie Burjek

 

Charlie Bevins
Charlie Bevins

Hometown: Portland, OR Major: Journalism Favorite teams: Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, Portland Trailblazers, Chicago Blackhawks Coverage of the Chicago Sports Scene:

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Natalie Burjek
Natalie Burjek

Hometown: Oak Brook, IL Major: Sports Communication and TV Production Minors: TV Production & Radio, TV, and New Media Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, Dallas Stars, DePaul Blue Demons I went to Game 7.

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Jake Cantu
Jake Cantu

Hometown: Dallas, TX Major: Film and Television Favorite Teams: Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Stars, Dallas Mavericks, Texas Rangers

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Will Caster
Will Caster

Home Town: Elmhurst, IL Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bears, Cubs, Chicago Wolves Hey! I'm Will, I'm a freshman at DePaul majoring in Sports Communication. If I'm not watching sports, I'm calling sports on Radio DePaul Sports. I love all thing sports, but hockey is my forte!

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Nick Canzoneri
Nick Canzoneri

How Town: Chicago, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Northwestern Football Sophomore. Italian Beef connoisseur. Host of Canz and The Bear

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Gina Ciolli
Gina Ciolli

Hometown: Akron, Ohio Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Flyers Basketball, DePaul Big LeBron fan. Big Baker Mayfield fan. Big Lindor fan. Big Italian food fan.

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Ben Courtney
Ben Courtney

Home Town: Arlington Heights, IL (a.k.a. Action Heights) Major: Special Education Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bears, University of Michigan

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Abbas Dahodwala
Abbas Dahodwala

Hometown: Burr Ridge, IL Major: Health Sciences - Public Health Favorite Teams: Bulls, Cubs, Bears, Portland Trailblazers Bio: Ball is life. Damian Lillard ended the Thunder.

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Jacob Ellis
Jacob Ellis

Home Town: San Francisco, CA Favorite Teams: Boston Red Sox, Oakland Raiders, Golden State Warriors Freshman at Depaul, Aspiring Filmmaker, Mac + Cheese Taste-tester, Master of Cats, Former Bagel Salesman, Published Poet Insta: @crazyhoneybad42 Twitter: @realJacobEllis

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Gino Fasso
Gino Fasso

Hometown: Chicago, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, Green Bay Packers, the 2004-2005 Illinois Men's Basketball Team The Italian Stallion a.k.a. Your Girlfriend's Favorite DJ

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Dino Frenztas
Dino Frenztas

Home Town: Des Plaines, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Bulls, Arsenal FC, UFC Besides sports, I am into weightlifting, playing the clarinet, and I am very into my Greek heritage. @DinoFrentzas

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Chris Gates
Chris Gates

Home Town: Chatham, NJ Favorite Teams: Liverpool FC, New Jersey Devils, New York Yankees "All I can say about this is, boom!" - Jurgen Klopp

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Ryan Gilroy
Ryan Gilroy

Home Town: Middletown, MD Major: First-year graduate student studying Journalism Favorite teams: Washington Capitals, Hershey Bears, Washington Nationals, PLL Whipsnakes It may not look like it, but I played hockey for 12 years. I also dressed up as Bob Ross for Halloween once.

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Sam Green
Sam Green

Favorite Teams: Atlanta United; Chicago Cubs, Red Stars, & Sky; Green Bay Packers; Memphis Grizzlies & Tigers; Minnesota Whitecaps; Toronto Blue Jays & Maple Leafs; and more Hometown: Memphis, TN, USA Major: Political Science Bio: Obsessed with sports on the side. No, I don't follow too many teams; you don't follow enough. I'm a Team Manager for DePaul Hockey, and if you haven't come to one of our games yet, fix that. Number of Championships (All Situations) I've Seen My Teams Win: 11

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Josh Handelman
Josh Handelman

Home Town: Glencoe, IL Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Tiger Woods Big Eddy Pineiro fan

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Rudy Hodgson
Rudy Hodgson

Home Town: Los Angeles, CA Major: Sports Communication & Real Estate Favorite Teams: Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakes, University of Southern California, Los Angeles Rams Host of 'The Mighty Pucks', and contributor for Radio DePaul Sports journalism Twitter & Instagram: @rudyhodgson33

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Christopher Jones
Christopher Jones

Home Town: Chicago, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Bears Favorite Athletes: Steph Curry & Derrick Rose I’m a simple young man I put God first with everything I do. Twitter & Instagram: @aintyoucj

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Ben Knape
Ben Knape

Home Town: Grand Rapids, MI Favorite teams: Detroit Lions, Michigan State Spartans Favorite Fighters: Nate Diaz, Yair Rodriguez I'm a Sophomore at DePaul majoring in Film and Television with a minor in music business. After college I want to get into sports broadcasting and eventually become the next Dana White. Twitter: @BenKnape

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Fisher Kelley
Fisher Kelley

Home Town: Strafford, Vermont Favorite Teams: Boston Celtics, Boston Red Sox, Baltimore Ravens Besides sports, I'm into film, music, and television. Also a big fan of comedy and podcasts

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Kevin Kelliher
Kevin Kelliher

Home Town: Bridgewater, MA Favorite Teams: New England Patriots, Boston Celtics, Boston Bruins, and the Boston Redsox I’m from just outside of Boston so I’m the most arrogant fan at the station.

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Jess Lazo
Jess Lazo

Hometown: Palos Verdes, CA Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: USC Trojans football, Liverpool, LA Rams, Chicago Red Stars, DePaul Women’s Soccer Team!! A junior currently on the women’s Depaul soccer team. A sports lover/enthusiast who is a current co-host on See you @ Lazo’s Pursuing a career in the sports industry :) Twitter: @jessslazo

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Bilal Malik
Bilal Malik

Home Town: Naperville, IL Favorite teams: Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks I am a diehard Chicago Bears fan and in my free time I enjoy going to the movie theater! Twitter: @BilMalik15

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Colby Marchio
Colby Marchio

Home Town: Joliet, IL Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: New York Yankees, New York Knicks, Chicago Bears, Oklahoma Sooners "God has two sons and I only follow one and that is Tim Tebow." - Me

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Bella Michaels
Bella Michaels

Home Town: Roselle, IL Favorite Teams: Liverpool, Real Madrid, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, DePaul Blue Demons I interned at the Chicago Tribune in 2018 to cover the World Cup. This past summer I was a freelance production assistant at BeIN Sports in Miami. I love learning new languages, I currently speak five! Big soccer enthusiast, big Virg (van Dijk) enthusiast, big Aladdin enthusiast.

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Nicholas Moreano
Nicholas Moreano

Home Town: Waukegan, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, Chicago White Sox, Iowa Hawkeyes I'm the co-host, editor and lead writer for The Chicago Audible (Bears Podcast/Blog). I did my undergrad at the University of Iowa, and I'm currently a writing tutor at Glenbrook South High School. Also, I'm a huge Marvel nerd. Twitter: @NicholasMoreano

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Jacob Robinson
Jacob Robinson

Hometown: Tampa, FL Major: Sports Communication Favorite Teams: Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, Boston Bruins, Boston Celtics, Notre Dame Football

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Carlos Rodriguez
Carlos Rodriguez

Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Fire Hometown: Chicago, IL Carlos Rodriguez is a veteran broadcaster at Radio DePaul. A Chicago native, he has covered a multitude of sports, including soccer, softball, baseball, basketball, volleyball and hockey. His favorite highlights include covering DePaul women’s soccer on the road in the NCAA Tournament. Twitter: ca_rodriguez Instagram: @aloprofundo

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Joe Roman Jr.
Joe Roman Jr.

Home Town: Chicago, IL Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, New York Islanders, Chicago Bears, Pittsburgh Steelers Favorite pro-wrestling show: NXT, AEW Born and raised in Chicago. Been a big sports fan all of my life, hockey is my favorite sport. I am also a huge pro-wrestling fan, it's probably one of the last pieces of my childhood I've held on to. Besides sports I am into video games add me on Xbox @Romanberg95.

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Olivia Solimene
Olivia Solimene

Home Town: Chicago, IL Major: Public Relations & Advertising Minor: Marketing Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bears

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Andrew Summers
Andrew Summers

Hometown: Rockford, IL Major: Sports Management Favorite Teams: Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks

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Trenton Szeto
Trenton Szeto

Favorite teams: Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Japan mixed doubles badminton pair Arisa Higashino/Yuta Watanabe Hometown: Chicago, IL Bio: Badminton player, NFL fanatic, classic rock lover, sports management major. Somewhere in Chicago is a CTA worker that will never forget the time I ran full-steam into a turnstile.

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Jackson Todd
Jackson Todd

Home Town: Kansas City, MO Favorite Teams: Kansas City Royals, Chicago Cubs, Kansas City Chiefs, Chicago Blackhawks, Team Penske I'm from Kansas City, Missouri. I am a lifelong Royals and Chiefs fan who prides myself on surviving the late 2000s in that sports fans' nightmare. If you ask me about NASCAR or IndyCar, be prepared to know more than you ever thought you needed. Twitter & Instagram: @_JTodd14_

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Erik Uebelacker
Erik Uebelacker

Home Town: Baltimore, MD Favorite Teams: Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat, Washington Capitals I'm a Journalism major and a big mixed-martial arts fan. Will relentlessly defend Ben Askren. Twitter: @UebeMMA

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Alana Uriarte
Alana Uriarte

Hometown: Pasedena, CA Major: Physics Favorite Teams: San Jose Sharks, Los Angeles Dodgers, Notre Dame, Chicago Cubs, Toronto Maple Leafs

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Sean Weiser
Sean Weiser

Home Town: Antioch, IL Favorite Teams: St. Louis Cardinals, Green Bay Packers, Chicago Blackhawks Paul DeJong (Cardinals shortstop) went to my high school, that's about it.

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