Hello, I'm Billy Schweim from Collingswood, NJ, class of '80 where I played football, basketball and baseball. I also played QB at Lees-McRae college in Banner Elk, N.C. After working for 24 years at USAirways, I returned to school and graduated from Rutgers University in Camden with a History degree in 2013. During the Summer months I live in Ocean City, NJ. My show "The Locker Room with Billy Schweim" started its sixth year on 97.3 ESPN on May 9th. We give you spirited sports talk from a fan's perspective, with some of the biggest names in sports. Every Saturday & Sunday from 10am to noon.
With Acrimony In The Air, Can Sports Be The Cure?
Cheering for the home team and supporting your favorite team can galvanize a community by bringing people together from all races and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Phillies, Sixers, Flyers Need To Get Off To A Good Start
Getting off to a good start means more this year than any other season! It's not just a cliche’ in 2020 for our sports teams, it’s paramount to having a successful run
Let’s Play Ball: MLB To Play 60 Games This Summer
With the COVID-19 Pandemic weighing heavy on the return of baseball, players will report to Spring Training 2.0 on July 1st. Let’s play ball!
It’s Off To The Races With The Horses This Weekend At The Belmont
This Saturday, horse racing is officially back for the casual fan with the running of the Belmont Stakes.
Sports prepares you to overcome adversity
We play sports for fun. We play because we love competition and we want to be the best. Sports teaches us so many life lessons and feeds our hunger to win. One of the lessons is overcoming adversity. On my show tomorrow in The Locker Room with Billy Schweim we will talk with former St...
Why Brian Propp Belongs In The NHL Hall Of Fame
As we navigate through the COVID-19 shutdown, we have extra time on our hands to look at the careers of former Philly greats, like former Flyer, Brian Propp
PGA to resume play, SJ native Steve Wilmot heads the RBC Heritage classic
Slowly the sports world tries to resume play and get back to what it does best, compete and entertain.
As Summer Approaches, South Jersey Beach Patrols Prepare Amid COVID-19 Restrictions
South Jersey beach patrols are preparing to open the beach and gearing up to protect the bathing public.