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.

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Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright talks with 1090TheFan about his versatility.

Right Move Extending Seahawks Wright

If there’s one thing we’ve learned during coach Pete Carroll’s tenure with the Seattle Seahawks, he values a player with versatility

1090 The Fan–12/18/2014

(Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Blitzing Cards A Concern For Seahawks

While Russell Wilson has the uncanny ability to elude tacklers and make something out of nothing, the Seattle Seahawks would prefer to keep him clean in the pocket this Sunday night at Arizona.  Protecting Wilson […]

1090 The Fan–12/17/2014

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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 12-16-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and Goalie Danny Mumaugh to discuss this weeks upcoming games.

1090 The Fan–12/16/2014

Tharold Simon (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Swartz: Secondary Options For Seahawks Defense

Opponents know better than to throw in the direction of Seahawks’ pro bowl corner back Richard Sherman or free safety Earl Thomas. Lately, testing young defensive backs Byron Maxwell and Tharold Simon has been no […]

1090 The Fan–12/10/2014

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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 12-9-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and Seahawk TE Luke Willson to discuss this weeks upcoming games.

1090 The Fan–12/09/2014

K.J. Wright. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Swartz: Fast Philadelphia Against Speedy Seattle

Tempo is a key word for both the Eagles and Seahawks as they approach a key NFC football game Sunday at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field.  The home team’s offense can make opponents dizzy with their […]

1090 The Fan–12/03/2014

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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 12-2-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk and Defenseman Jared Hauf to discuss this weeks upcoming games.

1090 The Fan–12/02/2014

Seattle's O'Brien Schofield rushes the quarterback. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Swartz: Seahawks Pass Rush Starts With Run Defense

The NFL’s top ranked defenses are showcased Thanksgiving night when the 7-4 Seahawks take on the 7-4 49ers at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California.  That’s why most football analysts and fans are expecting a […]

11/26/2014

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Seattle Thunderbirds Coach’s Show 11-25-2014

Bill Swartz sits down with Seattle Thunderbirds Head Coach Steve Konowalchuk to discuss this weeks upcoming games.

1090 The Fan–11/25/2014

Center Lemuel Jeanpierre  returns to help the Seahawks.  photo by Bill Swartz, 1090TheFan

Swartz: Center Of Attention Is Seahawks’ Center

A high ankle sprain injury comes at the wrong time for Pro Bowl center Max Unger and the Seattle Seahawks.  Five of the last six games in the regular season are against NFC West opponents, […]

1090 The Fan–11/19/2014

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