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The Crown Refs Podcast

179 EpisodesProduced by Paul DiasparraWebsite

The CROWN REFS Podcast is the audio experience for basketball officials. It features Joey Crawford, Roger Ayers, Dee Kantner, Maia Chaka, Lisa Mattingly, Tyler Ford, Penny Davis, Reggie Greenwood, Mark Wunderlich, Diana Depaul, Scott Foster, Marc Davis, Al Battista, Crystal Hogan, Bo Boroski and man
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#128 The Birchs: A Family of Officials | with Ashley Birch | & Martin Birch Jr.

đ—”đ˜€đ—”đ—čđ—Č𝘆 đ—źđ—»đ—± đ— đ—źđ—żđ˜đ—¶đ—» đ—•đ—¶đ—żđ—°đ—” 𝗝𝗿, are brother and sister officials from Kansas City, Ks. They grew up in an officiating family with their Uncle, Father, and even their Mother umpiring baseball games together. These early experiences not only brought the family closer together but also provided a solid foundation for their officiating careers to one day flourish. ⁣
đ—”đ˜€đ—”đ—čđ—Č𝘆 đ—”đ—źđ˜€ 𝗯đ—Čđ—Čđ—» 𝗿đ—Č𝗳đ—Č𝗿đ—Čđ—Čđ—¶đ—»đ—Ž for 5 years and is currently working HS, JUCO, NAIA games while Martin just started his 8th season in stripes working Varsity games and was just recently hired into the (KSAC) of the NAIA. ⁣
đ—œđ—» đ˜đ—”đ—¶đ˜€ đ—Čđ—œđ—¶đ˜€đ—Œđ—±đ—Č we discuss their family officiating story, overcoming your fears on the court, and not allowing comments or opinions to sway your judgment.⁣
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