Category: The SC8 Podcast


Ben Swain

Hoping to cut his journalistic teeth on the Iraq war, Swain was instead mistakenly assigned the North Carolina sports beat as an intern out of college. He threw himself into the work with the same fervor he anticipated taking to the front lines and has become one of the most respected voices in modern sports media. He’s also a Duke fan from Durham County who went State. And Guilford.
Year In Review

Year in Review, Part 4

The SC8 Podcast

On to part four of SC8’s year-end series: part of the news team talks: Landon Donovan’s hatred of the Carolina Railhawks, corruption, Peter Karmanos going into the hockey hall of fame, and the NFL Draft – Shaq! .@landondonovan‘s most memorable quote about the @RailHawksFC is now a permanent feature at WMSP #NCSoccer pic.twitter.com/IADVafSdhf — Carolina… Read more »

Year In Review

Year in Review, Part 3

The SC8 Podcast

In part three of SC8’s year-end series: some of the news team comes together to discuss: the ACC Tournament (sadly) leaving Greensboro, the departures of Trevor Lacey and JP Tokoto, and Duke’s run to the national championship in hoops.

Year In Review

Year In Review, Part 2

The SC8 Podcast

We head into February and early March, following the year along through the Super Bowl, NBA All-Star weekend, college basketball season, the FIFA scandal hitting “small town North Carolina”, and the first anniversary party for SportsChannel8 where we accidentally outed a cheating couple at the ACC Tournament. Also, Hayes talks about how hard he’d foul… Read more »