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Bill Swartz

One of the Pacific Northwest’s most versatile talents, Bill Swartz joins Seattle’s newest sports station 1090 The Fan as a co-host and sports update anchor.

Swartz is an award winning radio sports and news reporter, who’s also entertained and hosted hundreds of charity, sports, and business events all over the country.

Sports with Swartz has covered all the major sports events from  Final 4’s, to the Superbowl, MLB playoffs, PGA Championship,and NBA Finals.  He was the sideline announcer for the Washington Husky football team during the 1990’s glory years, and used his voice impersonations during the highly popular Husky Tailgate parties. His biggest thrill was play-by-play for the World Champion Kirkland Little League baseball team. 

You can catch Bill in ESPN and Pac12 television documentaries about the Kirkland and Husky teams.  He has also been the guy who does pre-game interviews with Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, and Sounders coach Sigi Schmid.

Living in Washington State for the majority of his life, Bill has enjoyed entertaining and informing audiences in person, via the internet, or radio/television.

Swartz has a grown daughter and son. He and his biggest fan, wife Connie, enjoy golf, games, and wine country.

Connect with Bill:
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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 9-23-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk to discuss the first 2 games of the season and this weekends upcoming matches.

1090 The Fan–09/23/2014

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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 9-16-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and Forward Scott Eansor to discuss the upcoming season.

1090 The Fan–09/16/2014

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Coach’s Show Part Of New 3-Year Deal Between 1090 The Fan And T-Birds

1090 The Fan and CBS Radio will be sponsoring Thunderbirds promotional nights this season.

1090 The Fan–09/05/2014

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Seahawks Receiver Battle Continues Friday Night

They have fast guys, strong guys, a tall guy, and playmakers. Versatility is a key word among a dozen men competing for receiving jobs on the 2014 Seattle Seahawks roster.

1090 The Fan–08/21/2014

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Swartz: Three Seahawks To Watch At Denver

Competition and winning matter to the Seattle Seahawks every time they take the field.  It’s part of the reason they have been undefeated nine pre-season games in a row, and brought home their first Lombardi [...]

1090 The Fan–08/07/2014

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Swartz: Lynch A Seahawks Camp No Show?

Apparently Marshawn Lynch is serious about having the Seattle Seahawks restructure his contract with more money up front.  When the Super Bowl champs open training camp tomorrow, Lynch is not expected to be there. Former [...]

1090 The Fan–07/24/2014

Sidney Rice (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Seahawks Rice Announces NFL Retirement

Sidney Rice’s injury-plagued run with the Seattle Seahawks came to an end today when the 27-year-old announced he’s retiring from the NFL. Rice missed the final eight games of Seattle’s 2013 season after tearing his [...]

1090 The Fan–07/23/2014

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Swartz: What To Watch At Seahawks Camp

Expect a boisterous, carnival-like atmosphere Friday morning  when the NFL champion Seattle Seahawks open training camp in Renton, Washington. With expectations at an all time high,  fans wasted no time gobbling up all of the [...]

1090 The Fan–07/23/2014

Seattle Sounders Defender DeAndre Yedlin (Josh Edelson/Getty Images)

Swartz: Yedlin A Seattle Sounder For Now

DeAndre Yedlin’s surprising performance with the U.S. national team at World Cup has generated a host of rumors about his soccer future.  Yedlin was back at Seattle Sounders FC training camp today, and addressed some [...]

07/07/2014

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Sounders FC’s Kenny Cooper: ‘I’m A Soccer Nerd’

(1090 The Fan) — Seattle Sounders FC forward Kenny Cooper joined The Steve Sandmeyer Show to chat Soccer and heart health. “I’m a soccer nerd,” said Kenny. He continued to wax poetically about the beautiful [...]

06/19/2014

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