Sports Ticket State Championship Rewind Set For Next Week

KD Country 94 and The Sports Ticket want to celebrate State Championships of our area teams, with State Championship Rewind. Tune to the Sports Ticket each day at 9:10 a.m. on KD Country 94 and kdcountry94.com to hear from the coaches, and then a replay of the game.

Monday, March 30th
Head Coach Steve Tiernan will join us
2019 8-Man DII State Football Title Game
Osborne vs Axtell

Tuesday, March 31st
Head Coach Lance Bergmann will join us
2014 Boys 1A-DII State Basketball Championship
St. John’s/Tipton vs Sharon Springs

Wednesday, April 1st
Head Coach Jerry Voorhees will join us
2011 8-Man DII State Football Title Game
Thunder Ridge vs Baileyville B&B

Thursday, April 2nd
Head Coach Keith Kresin will join us
2015 Girls 1A-DII State Basketball Championship
St.John’s/Tipton vs Moscow

Friday, April 3rd
Head Coach Cullen Riner will join us
2016 8-Man DI State Football Title Game
Osborne vs St. Francis

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.