The 222’s Organization and 106.1 The Goat present: “2’s Talk”.
This Fastpitch focused podcast is for every player, parent, and fan of the summer’s greatest game. This series will talk about the current state of the game of fastpitch as well as it’s future. Great guests and top-level instructors will be featured in every episode. 2’s Talk is hosted by 222’s Instructor, Donnie Atkinson, and Hall of Famers: Dean Holoien and Keith Mackintosh. Our hope for the show is that when you listen, it should feel like you’re sharing stories and having conversations as you would under a tent at a tournament.
2's Talk: Episode 98 - John Stuart
May 11, 2022 • 1:07:02
This week, the fellas sit down with Canadian Men's National Team Coach, John Stuart and discuss the team's experience in Argentina at the Qualifiers. John also offers what the next steps are for the group as they prepare for the Pan Am Games in Santiago starting October 2023.
2's Talk: Episode 97 - Larissa Franklin
May 3, 2022 • 1:12:08
This week, the fellas sit down with Larissa Franklin. Larissa talks about her experiences being on the Canadian Olympic Team and her journey in the sport up to this point. "Fake Training Friday" - a bit she runs with is also discussed and its hilarious. Lastly - Larissa brings up…
2's Talk: Episode 96 - "Hacksaw" Grace Pollon
Apr 19, 2022 • 1:03:59
Today, the fellas sit down with 2’s alumni and current Oklahoma University Stars player, Grace "The Hacksaw" Pollon. Grace talks about her first year in a 4-year school, challenges, successes, and the grind. Her message cannot be missed.
2's Talk: Episode 95 - Chris Florence
Apr 15, 2022 • 1:07:01
This week, the boys connect with Chris Florence - owner of Atlanta Fastpitch and curator of all Georgia, southern hospitality and USSSA Fastpitch.
2's Talk: Episode 94- Georgia Update
Apr 6, 2022 • 1:04:52
The Fellas sit down to catch up on the tournaments in Sacramento and Georgia. Tosh talks about his adventures at the border and the car rental window. Dean's fan boy moment at spring training, and a preview of what's coming this summer for the 2's.
2's Talk: Episode 93 - ARCHIVES - Jim Jones Replay
Mar 30, 2022 • 1:09:22
While the boys are all on the road, we take another look into the 2's Archives this week. Jim Jones is back on deck for a conversation replay!
2's Talk: Episode 92 - ARCHIVES - New York Gremlins
Mar 23, 2022 • 1:01:22
This week - the boys take a look back into the archives and revisit their conversation New York Gremlins - Gregg Leather and Vahram Robin Mateosian. The discussions with Greg and Vahram range from the game to amazing practical jokes and everything in between. Greg also touches on his…
2's Talk: Episode 91 - Jason Hill
Mar 15, 2022 • 1:01:40
This week - Jason Hill joins the fellas. Hill is one half of the Dust Up Podcast, Team Canada member, current ISC World Champion from the Hill United Chiefs, and National Champion with the Saskatoon Angels. Jason is one of the good guys in the game, and the conversation with…
2's Talk: Episode 90 - ARCHIVES: Frankie and the Blue Crew
Mar 8, 2022 • 1:05:59
On International Women's Day... the fellas revisit their FIRST Official to join the podcast. Frankie Billingsley. Fitting that we revisit one of Canada's top callers of "balls and strikes on a day about recognizing women around the world. In this archived audio - Frankie shares her perspective of the game…
2's Talk: Episode 89 - ARCHIVES: Peter Loubardias
Mar 1, 2022 • 1:13:34
This week, we REVISIT our first interview with Sportnet 960 The Fan on-air personality, Peter Loubardias. "This is a walk down memory lane for everyone as Peter takes us on his journey from being a batboy for the legendary Harmony Centre Women’s team to calling last year's Olympic qualifiers in…