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Mighty 1090 San Diego Adds Ben Higgins & Steve Woods For Mornings

Broadcast Company of the Americas Sports “Mighty 1090” XEPRS Rosarito MX/San Diego debuted its new morning show hosted by Ben Higgins and Steve Woods this morning. “Ben and Wooods” fills to opening created by Dan Sileo’s exit at the end of 2017 to join what is now Entercom Hot Talk “97.3 The Machine” KEGY. Higgins has served as Sports Director for KGTV-TV since 2002 and has hosted shows on 600 KOGO, 690 XETRA, and 1360 KLSD since 1997. Woods previously co-hosted mornings on Alternative “91X” XETRA-FM and most recently has been hosting fill-in shifts for some of iHeartMedia’s San Diego stations. XPRS-AM, San Diego’s Sports Leader, The Mighty 1090 AM, is proud to welcome the new morning show of Ben Higgins and Steve Woods to its all...[Read More]

Entercom Snags San Diego Padres Radio Rights

On the heels of signing an extension to keep the Boston Red Sox on 93.7 WEEI-FM Boston, Entercom has landed the radio rights to another Major League Baseball franchise. The San Diego Padres will move from Broadcast Company of Americas Sports “Mighty 1090” XEPRS Tijuana to Entercom Alternative “FM 94/9” KBZT San Diego starting with the 2017 season. The five year deal was announced by Entercom CEO David Field during the company’s quarterly earnings report this morning. And I am pleased to report that we have entered into an agreement to become the flagship radio broadcaster for the San Diego Padres. Starting in 2017 and continuing through 2021, our FM 94.9 in San Diego will be the home for all the Padres games. FM 94.9 will retain its alternative rock format off...[Read More]

Mighty Changes At XX1090 San Diego

Broadcast Company of the Americas Sports “XX 1090” XEPRS San Diego is shuffling its lineup and returning to its original branding. Update 12/14: BCoA has confirmed the changes reported earlier this week. Scott Kaplan and Billy Ray Smith will return to the station to host afternoons from 3 to 6pm. The rest of the new lineup will include Lee “Hacksaw” Hamilton from 6-9am, Jim Rome from 9am-12pm, Darren Smith from 12-3pm, and John Kentera from 6-9pm. Rebranded as “Mighty 1090“, XEPRS will continue to run ESPN Radio from 9pm to 6am. The press release follows: San Diego’s sports leader, XX 1090 AM will have a dramatic new look heading into 2013, starting with the return of the town’s premier sports talk team, Scott Kaplan and Billy Ray Smith to th...[Read More]