The Focus

The Focus

The Focus is an hour of objective sports talk for both the hardcore and casual fan. We aim to educate listeners as well as inform them, we discuss the latest headlines in both national and local sports. We wish to be known as a reliable media outlet for fans and an interactive outlet for all.

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January 18, 2022 66 min

Cardell shares the standouts from last weekend's MLK Classic at the St. James while Octavia breaks down Super Wild Card Weekend. Raymond has the latest on the Wizards and Go-Go and Rapid Fire is always a good time!

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Cardell called in for a Live check in from Capital One during the Wizards-Thunder game. Octavia knocked out the regular season finale of the NFC East segment, don't miss the group took a look at the NFL Playoffs that start this weekend. Rapid Fire was fun this week, you definitely don't want to miss it!



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January 4, 2022 73 min

Octavia is proud of her Eagles clinching a playoff spot amongst other things in this week's NFC East Segment. Raymond has the latest on the Wizards current home stand while Cardell and Wilson discuss College Basketball. The first edition of Rapid Fire for the new year got off to a good start. Listen in!

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December 28, 2021 59 min

 It was a Division affair this week in Octavia's NFC East segment, Raymond broke down the latest with the Washington Wizards. Cardell called in live from a high profile matchup at Slam Dunk, Hoop Hall East. For those Quarterback needy teams in this year's draft, Keith broke down two of this year's prospects. You definitely don't want to miss Rapid Fire!

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December 21, 2021 52 min

Listen in as Grant Hill announces the new Mens Head Coach for Team USA and Octavia provides an update on the NFC East. Raymond talks Wizards, Keith's segment takes a turn towards the Draft and Cardell previews a big event coming up in High School Basketball. Find out what the team thought of the Washington Mystics getting the First Overall Pick in this year's WNBA Draft!


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December 14, 2021 48 min

The Championship game at the Xaverian Classic was worth the price of admission, Cardell provides insight from the game and a list of standouts from the event as a whole. The Eagles were on a bye week so Octavia was unusually happy during this week's NFC East segment, get the latest on the Wizards and Go-Go. Wilson talked a bit about the South Carolina-Maryland matchup on the womens side in College Basketball. Just one question ...

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December 7, 2021 62 min

Keith breaks down the PAC 12 Championship game, while Octavia shares the latest on the NFC East. Cardell shows love to two local products in the Standouts portion of the College Basketball segment and Raymond provides an update on the Wizards and Go-Go. Rapid Fire is worth the price of admission alone this week!

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November 30, 2021 55 min

Madness. That's the best way to describe the NFC East right now after this weekend, Octavia shares which result shocked her the most. Keith gave credit to Oregon's Anthony Brown in this week's PAC 12 segment, Raymond discussed what the Wizards and Go-Go have been up to since last week's show. George Washington Mens and Womens Basketball, Maryland Womens Basketball and a local standout headlined the College segment. ...

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November 23, 2021 59 min

There was a rather expansive College Basketball Segment in this installment. Octavia kicked things off with the NFC East, Raymond had the latest on the Wizards and Go-Go. Keith brought the heat in this week's PAC 12 Segment and Rapid Fire, you don't want to miss!

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November 16, 2021 64 min

As the title states, Raymond provides an update on one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference. Get the latest on the Wizards and Go-Go, while Octavia has the latest on the NFC East. Keith had a different approach to his PAC 12 segment while Cardell added a new twist to the College Basketball Segment. You definitely don't want to miss it!



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November 9, 2021 54 min

The College Basketball Season is officially underway, Cardell joins the show from the first half of George Washington's Mens Home Opener. Octavia and Keith provide the latest in the NFC East and PAC 12 segments. Raymond discusses a great weekend for both the Wizards and their G-League Affiliate, the Go-Go. Wilson provided a few thoughts now that D.C. United's season has come to a close, definitely worth a listen!

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November 1, 2021 63 min

College Basketball Season is in the air, get updates from both George Washington and Maryland Womens Basketball. Octavia talks NFC East, Keith dishes on the PAC 12.  Raymond provides an update on the Wizards and Go-Go, you don't want to miss it!

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October 25, 2021 70 min

Cardell took part in the press conference for the Inaugural Coaches vs Racism Event, listen in to learn more about it! Octavia talked NFC East, Keith was back with the PAC 12. Raymond provided an update on the Wizards first few games in the regular season, Cardell talked about the Go-Go and Wilson talked D.C. United. You definitely don't want to miss Rapid Fire This week!

 

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October 18, 2021 53 min

The DMV has represented well in back to back appearances at the Jim Couch National Training Showcase, Cardell breaks down who stood out from this year's event. Raymond and the group share their thoughts on the WNBA Finals while Octavia and Keith deliver their weekly NFC East and PAC 12 Segments. Wilson provides an update on D.C. United, but you definitely want to take notes on the standouts from this event!



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October 11, 2021 51 min

We were joined by Jerel Allen-Jernigan, Assistant Coach of the LeMoyne-Owen Mens Basketball Team. He talked about his journey from player to coach, learning under former Ball State Legend and NBA Veteran guard Bonzi Wells. Don't miss our regular segments like the NFC East, PAC 12, Rapid Fire and More!


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October 4, 2021 53 min

The WNBA Playoffs are in a great place, both semifinal matchups are just one game away from it being over. Find out what Octavia had to say about this week's action in the NFC East, Keith shared his thoughts on some upsets in the Pac 12 as well. Get the latest on D.C. United's postseason push and the Wizards preseason opener. Don't miss Cardell's sit down with George Washington's Head Coach Jamion Christian!

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September 27, 2021 53 min

We had the honor of having D.C. Legend, Prospect U Coach Doug Dormu join the show. Don't miss our conversation with him as he covered his playing days, coaching and even offered some advice for Hansel Emmanuel. Octavia talked NFC East, Keith returned for his Pac 12 segment and find out what the crew had to say about the start of Wizards Training Camp!

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September 20, 2021 82 min

Octavia broke down the Week 2 action in the NFC East, Ray provided insight on the end of the Washington Mystics season. Cardell broke down the First Round of the WNBA Playoffs and Wilson discussed the latest with D.C. United. Rapid Fire was fun this week, you don't want to miss it!



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September 13, 2021 62 min

Octavia was ecstatic about the Eagle starting the season 1-0, don't miss her NFC East segment. Raymond had the latest on the Mystics, Cardell visited Mount Zion Prep and shared his notes. Updates from Keith and Wilson respectively on the Pac 12 and D.C. United.

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September 6, 2021 59 min

Cardell attended the Zone 24 Varsity Showcase over the weekend, as always he provided a list of players that stood out to him. Octavia takes a look at Week 1 for the NFC East, while Ray provides the latest on the Mystics. Keith takes a look at the first week of action in the Pac 12 and Wilson has an update on D.C. United as they resume play this weekend.

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