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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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Chris Petersen introduced as the new Huskies head coach (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Timing Right For Huskies, Petersen

Chris Petersen inherits a young team that graduates 14 seniors, including just eight who were on the two-deep depth chart.

1090 The Fan–12/09/2013

Pete Carroll (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

VMAC Report 12/6: Seahawks Ready To Clinch Division In San Francisco

Yes,  playing on Monday night made it a short work week for the Seahawks to prepare for Sunday’s battle with the 49ers in San Francisco.  From all indications Seattle is very health, and more than [...]

1090 The Fan–12/06/2013

Russell Wilson downplays talk of him being the leading  NFL MVP candidate

VMAC Report 12/5: Wilson Downplays MVP Talk

The numbers don’t lie.  Seattle’s Russell Wilson is playing the quarterback position better than any man in the NFC.  His performance Monday night against the Saints certainly grabbed the attention of the people who select [...]

1090 The Fan–12/05/2013

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avirl previewed the 49ers game on 1090TheFan

VMAC Report 12/4: NFC West Rivals Ready For Rematch

Roll up your sleeves, get ready for a bare knuckles, no-holds barred street fight Sunday afternoon at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park.  The Seahawks and 49ers are both eager for their second clash of the season. [...]

1090 The Fan–12/04/2013

(Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Swartz Reads 49ers ‘Home Field Advantage’ Plan

(1090 The Fan) – Ahead of Sunday’s Seahawks game, the San Francisco 49ers (Seattle’s opponent) sent an e-mail to their fans that introduces the “49ers Home Field Advantage Plan For Game Day.” Deadspin.com shared the document [...]

1090 The Fan–12/04/2013

Percy Harvin's sore hip makes him doubtful for Monday night's Seahawks game against the Saints.

The Swartz Report From VMAC – November 30, 2013

December arrives in Seattle with the threat of snow and freezing temperatures.  A red hot football game Monday night should warm things up at CenturyLink Field.  The 10-1 Seahawks against the 9-2 Saints. While Seattle [...]

1090 The Fan–11/30/2013

Byron Maxwell prepares to start for the Seahawks against the Saints Monday night.

The Swartz Report From VMAC – November 27, 2013

Move on from suspension news.  Focus on the next game against the New Orleans Saints.  That was clearly the message delivered to the Seahawks as they returned to full practice mode on a sunny Wedensday [...]

1090 The Fan–11/27/2013

(Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

The Swartz Report From VMAC – November 25, 2013

Suspensions and roster moves we expected are taking place on the Seahawks’ first day back from a bye week break.  The first domino to fall was defensive back Walter Thurmond III. This official statement from [...]

1090 The Fan–11/26/2013

Percy Harvin could play his first game as a Seattle Seahawk this Sunday

The Swartz Report From VMAC – November 15, 2013

Can it really be happening?  Is Percy Harvin about to play his first game as a Seattle Seahawk this Sunday against his former team Minnesota? From all indications, yes, and yes. Harvin told reporters after [...]

1090 The Fan–11/15/2013

Percy Harvin was a full participant at Thursday's Seahawks practice.

The Swartz Report From VMAC – November 14, 2013

Percy, or no Percy?  That is the constant question surrounding week 11 for the  Seahawks.  Will receiver Percy Harvin finally play his first game in a Seattle uniform this Sunday against his former team, the [...]

1090 The Fan–11/14/2013

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