Pride and Vision Continues at the "U": University of Miami finishes the season 9-3 in the top 25 in the NCAA

December 8, 2009
Hosted by Ida R. Muorie

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Episode Description

Tonight Ida Muorie, the host of Sportsmavericks Show will welcome back to the show Bridget Sharpton, the mother of Daryl Sharpton, the MVP Defense Player of the year for the University of Miami, and another sport parent Robin Gooden to talked about the changes that were necessary to turn Miami around under Coach Shannon. We will visit 2007, when the University was saddled with discipline issues, athletes being murdered and in-city fighting between diferent universities. Today, the program is focus on academic and athletic excellence. In addition, Ida will talked to Carl Laury, Founder of the Buffalo Solidiers Motorcycle Club of Florida and Curtis White, a member of the South Florida Chapter about riding with a purpose, and keeping the traditionals of the famed Buffalo Solidiers that tamed the West.

The Sportsmavericks Show©

The Sportsmavericks Show©

Tues 5 PM PT on VoiceAmerica Sports Network

The Sportsmavericks Show redefines the elite athlete by bridging the gap between parents, athletes and the community. Host Ida Muorie, a.k.a. The Oprah of Sports brings to the VoiceAmerica Network original programming - balancing the pursuit of academic excellence and sports participation. The Sportsmavericks Show airs every Tuesday evening at 5 PM/PST, 8 PM/EST on the VoiceAmerica Sports Channel. Listeners will be engaged in straightforward talk, spontaneous and unscripted by the experts. Ida and her guests will explore the challenges of success and failure in sports, and will help athletes and their parents navigate the transition from high school, college and then on to the pros. We put “fun” back into sports, and recognize role models in sports through our “Sportsmavericks All-Star Award” program. Tune in Tuesday evenings at 5 PM/PST with Ida Muorie and The Sportsmavericks Show, right here on the VoiceAmerica Sports Channel.

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Ida R. Muorie

Ida R. Muorie

Ida R. Muorie, JD is a sports advocate, author, college professor, renowned speaker, personal coach, financial strategist, international spokesperson, lawyer and the President and CEO of Sportsmavericks, Inc. Sportsmavericks is a Community Education and Sports Network company that offers services in life coaching, consulting, diversity training, publishing, community events and video conferencing workshops for sports professionals, student athletes and parents of athletes. In 2004, Muorie combined her experience in sports education with 20 years of financial experience, to launch the first sports talk show on The VoiceAmerica Network. She is also the host and producer of the audio series-- Laying The Foundation For Excellent: “Survival Guide IV Student Athletes,” the DVD, “Finding The (Sports) Woman In You,” and the author of “The Pro-Ready Impact Principles,” and “The Financial Playbook For Athletes.”

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