The Travis Turner Show – June 20 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin wrote a very special column honoring Joey Fosko, and we talk to Ricky about the admiration and respect he had for the long-time Paducah Sun reporter.  Ricky speaks eloquently about what Joey’s advice and friendship meant to him as he started his career in sports journalism, and Ricky’s words add more weight to the many tributes that have honored the life and career of our great friend.

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The Travis Turner Show – June 13 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray and Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin joins Travis to celebrate the show’s fifth anniversary, and they discuss Ricky’s history with the show and his career at the Ledger and Times.  Ricky discusses the great people coaching at Murray State, Murray High, and Calloway County, and he helps us remember one of Murray State’s greatest fans, Mr. Gearl Suiter.  Ricky also has the latest on Isaiah Canaan and Ed Daniel, and he talks about the newest addition to the Racer family, Trey Dickerson.  Dickerson’s signing gives the Racers another explosive backcourt performer, and Ricky considers just how good the Racers could be next winter.  Ricky also discusses two more favorites from the Racer family, Casey Brockman and Eric Frederick, as he highlights their work as youth baseball umpires.

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The Travis Turner Show – June 6 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin breaks down the latest on Isaiah Canaan and Ed Daniel as they continue their work toward achieving their ultimate goal of playing in the NBA.  Ricky also shares his thoughts on the positive things that have happened in college basketball in the one-and-done era.

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The Travis Turner Show – May 30 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin shines the spotlight on the fantastic work done by assistant coaches at Murray State and how important that work has been to success achieved across the board in Racer athletics.  Ricky also tackles the subject of Zay Jackson’s return to the basketball program, and we discuss the challenges of handling  delicate situations in college athletics.  Ricky also provides an update on Ed Daniel and Isaiah Canaan as they continue to pursue their dreams in professional basketball, and he closes his visit talking Major League Baseball.

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The Travis Turner Show – May 23 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin joins Travis for his weekly look at Racer athletics.  Ricky talks about the the elite athletes representing MSU in the NCAA track and field regionals, salutes Patrick Newcomb’s great career with the Racers, details All-OVC honors for a trio of ‘Breds, and shares the latest on Ed Daniel and Isaiah Canaan.

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The Travis Turner Show – May 15 – Part 3 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin provides his weekly look at Racers athletics. Ricky has a look at MSU’s best and brightest in track and field, reflects on the OVC tourney run of softball, and previews ‘Breds baseball’s final series of the year. He also provides updates on what’s next for Patrick Newcomb, Casey Brockman, and Isaiah Canaan.

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The Travis Turner Show – May 9 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin joins us to cover all things Racers, and he opens up with a look at MSU softball’s successful start in the OVC tournament.  Ricky also shares details on a successful OVC Championships for the women’s track and field program, and he talks about the Athlete of the Year award winners from MSU’s SAAC Banquet.  Ricky gets us caught up with Breds baseball, and we take a look at Isaiah Canaan’s NBA stock.

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The Travis Turner Show – May 2 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin discusses the National Football League opportunities awaiting former Murray State Racers Casey Brockman, Roderick Tomlin, and Dontel Watkins.  Ricky talks about more OVC golf hardware for MSU’s Patrick Newcomb, and he shares the latest on Murray State baseball and softball.  We also take a look inside Ricky’s career in journalism, and he talks about some of the major influences on his work as a reporter and writer.

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The Travis Turner Show – April 25 – Part 2 (Ricky Martin)

Murray Ledger and Times sports editor Ricky Martin talks about the NFL prospects of two former Racer football stars, Roderick Tomlin and Casey Brockman, and he takes a look back at last Saturday’s spring game as the current Racers squared off in the Blue-Gold Bowl.  Ricky also discusses the transfer of Racer basketball’s Erik McCree, and he details the work of Isaiah Canaan and Ed Daniel as they continue their pursuit of opportunities in the NBA.

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