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.
The last census estimated nearly 33,000 people live in University Place, Washington. For one week this June, the town’s population will more than double when Chambers Bay hosts the 2015 U.S. Open golf championship.
How do you replace three All-Americans and six of your starting front seven defensive players? That’s the major challenge facing the Washington Huskies football team as it points towards the 2015 season.
Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and Thunderbirds radio play by play announcer Thom Beuning to recap the playoffs and look ahead to next season.
Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and General Manager Russ Farwell to discuss the upcoming playoff games.
Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk, Defenseman Jerret Smith, and play by play announcer Thom Beuning to discuss the upcoming playoff games.
I can still feel the energy surge from the crowd at Seattle’s Key Arena as Matt Santangelo found Richie Frahm for a 3 pointer, and Casey Calvary leaped up to block a shot. That was the Gonzaga University basketball team which cherished the under dog mentality and far exceeded expectations in the NCAA tournament
Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk to discuss this weeks upcoming games.
Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and defencemen Evan Wardley to discuss this weeks upcoming games.
Entering the 2015 Major League Soccer season, Seattle Sounders FC had few holes to fill, and just a couple questions about the starting 11
The labor dispute between Major League Soccer and player’s union has reached a critical stage with a possible strike vote either tonight or Wednesday morning