Chamber to host local sports reporter March 12

March 10, 2014

NEW — 9:55 a.m. March 10, 2014

Newcastle resident and award-winning sports radio host Bill Swartz will be the Newcastle Chamber of Commerce’s featured speaker at its March 12 luncheon.

Swartz will talk about all things Seattle sports, from the Seahawks’ Super Bowl win to an early outlook on the Mariners’ chances in 2014.

A longtime resident of Newcastle and a familiar voice at KOMO radio for 18 years and KIRO radio for 10 years, Swartz is now with CBS radio sports station in Seattle, 1090 AM The Fan. Swartz and Steve Sandmeyer co-host the only local talk show on The Fan, weekdays from 3-6 p.m.

Lunch begins at 11 a.m. at Tapatio Mexican Grill, and costs $20 for chamber members and $25 for nonchamber members.