The Gem on The Queen's Crown: The Cincinnati and Dayton Sports Podcast

75 EpisodesProduced by Lee W. Mowen

The weekly podcast covering everything sports from Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio! Hosted by Lee W. Mowen.

75 Episodes | 2017 - 2018

"The 75th Episode"

December 17th, 2018

Happy 75 episodes of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast! In this edition, Lee covers the Bengals being knocked out of the playoff race, the LOCAL College …

Episode 74: "Back From The Flu"

December 11th, 2018

A quick recap of local sports gets the #LocalCinDaySports podcast back on track! Lee recaps the State Finals for Football, two Daytonians representing the United States, and a few more quick updates after a week of …

Episode 73: "State of the Rink"

November 29th, 2018

Who's playing for State? What sport is the toughest to play in the area according to the host? Who reached 1,000 broadcasts? That and some more on the #LocalCinDaySports podcast! a …

Episode 72: "Thanksgiving 2018"

November 20th, 2018

It's Thanksgiving Week, and Lee wants to share what he's thankful for! Also, don't forget to load up on Week 13 scores and what football games await …

Episode 71: "The Late Week "Special" Episode"

November 16th, 2018

Life finds a way to delay this episode, but Lee is here with Week 12 Football scores, State Title victories, news in the #LocalCinDaySports scene, and "Sod Poodles" for some reason. a …

Episode 70: "The 2018-19 College Basketball Tip-Off"

November 7th, 2018

Every college in the Cincinnati and Dayton area has hoops! In this special edition of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast, Lee covers ALL the schools and …

Episode 69: "Final Falls and Fours"

November 5th, 2018

It's the Opening Week of Football Playoffs in Ohio, Sectional Champions are being crowned for Indiana High School Football, there's chances to win …

Episode 68: "The Miami Bend Project"

October 29th, 2018

West Carrollton is bringing the wrecking ball to the party (a.k.a. the abandoned Carrollton Plaza), but that's not the only project happening in the …

Episode 67: "Ringing in the Autumn"

October 22nd, 2018

Local football scores, District Semi-Final brackets for Soccer and Volleyball, #SaveTheCrew, FC Cincinnati, and ringing in the 63rd manager of the …

Episode 66: "ScoreStream Review"

October 16th, 2018

Lee reviews ScoreStream (which has been a big help for football scores this season) and gives you the 2019 Flyin' to the Hoop schedule, along with …

Episode 65: "A Homecoming of Sorts"

October 8th, 2018

You can go Home(coming) again! Lee gives you local scores and his experience of the 2018 Wright State Homecoming. a …

Episode 64: "Aah! Real Updates!"

October 1st, 2018

It's October! Instead of being scared (you know, Halloween), get informed with what's happening in the #LocalCinDaySports scene with Lee providing the updates! a …

Episode 63: Tom Nichols Interview

September 24th, 2018

Tom Nichols, the Voice and Media Relations Director of the Dayton Dragons, sits down with Lee to talk about his broadcasting career and the 2018 …

Episode 62: John "B-Man" Beaulieu Interview

September 17th, 2018

John Beaulieu, known to most as the B-Man, of WTUE and Dayton Hockey fame joins Lee on Episode 62 of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast! Also, get the …

Episode 61: Doug Gray Interview

September 10th, 2018

Doug Gray, Jr. of guests on the latest edition of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast to talk favorite prospects, what it's like covering a farm system from Rookie to AAA, and more (interview begins at …

Episode 60: "The Human Element of Banned From Baseball"

September 4th, 2018

Director Margarett Perry and Actor Brian Dykstra of "Banned From Baseball" talk about the production of the play detailing Pete Rose's ban from the sport. Interview starts at 10:55 of the episode. a …

Episode 59: Justin Kinner and Mark Schlemmer Interview

August 27th, 2018

In the ESPN 1410 AM studios, Justin Kinner and Mark Schlemmer talk about their show and station on the 59th edition of the #LocalCinDaySports …

Episode 58: "The Guide to Catching Football - 2018 Edition"

August 20th, 2018

It's officially High School Football season in Ohio! Lee gives you options to catch your teams on many different stations and platforms, plus a …

Episode 57: "Cheer For Your Sport (In The OHSAA)"

August 15th, 2018

Cheerleading is nothing new in the world of sports, but could it be a sanctioned sport in Ohio? Lee talks about the possibilities on this edition of …

Episode 56: "The Electronic Pulse of Sports"

August 13th, 2018

eSports (the e stands for electronic) are pretty big in the world, but will they make it to the #LocalCinDaySports scene? After talking about eSports, Lee then gives you updates on local sports in the newest edition of …

Episode 55: Jack Pohl and Neil "Hutch" Konerman Interview

August 8th, 2018

Jack Pohl and Neil Konerman of WDTN Channel 2 and Dayton's CW sit down with Lee to talk about the station, their careers, and #LocalCinDaySports! a …

Episode 54: "The Sun Sets on Summer (Sports)"

July 30th, 2018

As the Summer 2018 comes to a close, Lee gives you updates on playoff chases and finishes in the #LocalCinDaySports area. a …

Episode 53: Jesus Jimenez Interview

July 24th, 2018

Jesus Jimenez, Sports Writer for the Palladium Item newspaper in Richmond, Indiana, joins Lee for Episode 53 to talk Eastern Indiana sports and writing for the newspaper. a …

Episode 52: "The One Year Anniversary Show"

July 22nd, 2018

It's the One Year Anniversary show! Lee brings the highlights of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast. a …

Episode 51: "Millennial Mayhem Madness!"

July 18th, 2018

A new marketing event has the social media world stirred up and Lee hopes it doesn’t make it to the #LocalCinDaySports market. Get all of your avocado toast and selfie jokes out of the way, because here comes …

Episode 50: "Summer Delights and Celebrations"

July 18th, 2018

The Big 50th Episode celebrates with all the #LocalCinDaySports updates you can handle, plus a new opening and closing theme! a …

Episode 49: "Battle of the Sexes"

July 18th, 2018

A suggestion for an episode forces Lee to jump on the “podcasting soapbox” to talk about men and women in sports. a …

Episode 48: "Loyalty of the Highest Regard"

July 18th, 2018

What is loyalty in sports? Lee talks about it as there’s some big moves afloat throughout the sports world. a …

Episode 47: "Always Bet The Gem"

July 18th, 2018

Sports gambling is now legal, but how will that affect the #LocalCinDaySports scene? Lee talks about it and updates you on local sports in one roll …

Episode 46: Michael Hirn Interview

July 18th, 2018

Michael Hirn, a prominent broadcaster from the Northwest portion of Ohio, joins Lee to talk about broadcasting, the sports scene around Lima, Northern Ohio, and #LocalCinDaySports. a …

Episode 45: "Career Day...or Week"

July 18th, 2018

Lee talks about his career and his future plans in Episode 45 of the #LocalCinDaySports podcast. a …

Episode 44: "Just Heating Up Summer"

July 18th, 2018

Summer sports are on full blast, and Lee keeps you cool with updates of Cincinnati and Dayton sports. a …

Episode 43: "The Birthday Episode"

July 18th, 2018

Lee turns 30 on the episode, but he’ll give you the gift of #LocalCinDaySports in Episode 43. a href="" …

Episode 42: "Go West, Young Champ"

July 18th, 2018

Two teams in their respective big dances for baseball go west for the show, and Lee keeps you on the trail of #LocalCinDaySports with baseball and soccer news, and maybe an Oregon Trail reference or ten. a …

Episode 41: "One Tourney To Rule The Diamond”

July 18th, 2018

College and High School Baseball Playoffs are happening in the Cin-Day area, and Lee has the coverage to rule the diamond(s). Baseball. a …

Episode 40: "Misery Loves Droughts"

July 18th, 2018

They say one must go through a drought to win a championship. In this edition, Lee talks about an article pointing out Cincinnati’s lack of champions and gives his reasons why things aren’t so bad in the Cin-Day area. …

Episode 39: Chuck Gabringer Interview

July 18th, 2018

The author of “Hockey in Dayton”, Chuck Gabringer, sits down with Lee to talk about the book and the local sports scene. a …

Episode 38: “Building The Future”

April 30th, 2018

A new sports complex, a cool event at Dayton's biggest Baseball Stadium,  playoffs upcoming for High School Baseball and Softball, and a recap on …

Episode 37: “Spring Ahead Two Weeks”

April 25th, 2018

After two weeks, Lee returns to talk about local sports happening in the spring. You know what they say, April Sports bring interesting episodes! a …

Episode 36: “Get Off My Logo!”

April 2nd, 2018

Logos and names? In my sports? It's common (probably more common than you think) and Lee talks about some of them around the Cin-Day area and some of his favorites. a …

Episode 35: Gem City Squadron Interview

March 26th, 2018

Ed, Tyler, and Brad of The Gem City Squadron, the Supporter Group of the Dayton Dynamo, join Lee at the Yellow Cab Tavern in Dayton to talk about local soccer and sports on Episode 35! a …

Episode 34: “The Madness of the Month”

March 20th, 2018

This is the time of year where Madness strikes the Cincinnati-Dayton area. The only cure? A full dosage of the podcast talking Cin-Day Sports! a …

Episode 33: “Closings and Openings”

March 6th, 2018

One season ends, another one begins (and one finishes up, too.) Lee covers his weekend from Lexington, Kentucky, the upcoming College Baseball Home …

Episode 32: “Welcome Back, Schlemmer”

February 27th, 2018

Mark Schlemmer returns to the podcast to spread the great news of his returning to local radio on 1410 ESPN Radio in Dayton, Ohio! a …

Episode 31: “The Tournament to End All Seasons”

February 20th, 2018

Nick Poe from South Metro Sportsplex returns with Lee to discuss the 2018 Buckeye Year End Tournament, the 2017-18 Centerville Elks Hockey season, …

Episode 30: “Thawing into Brackets and Springtime”

February 13th, 2018

Lee returns with an update of Boys Basketball and Ice Hockey Brackets, the drama of the GWOC, and other tidbits happening in the Cin-Day area! a …

Episode 29: Scott Ward Interview

February 8th, 2018

Scott Ward, the General Manager of WTGR 97.5 in Greenville, sits down with Lee to talk local Darke County sports. a …

Episode 28: “Brackets of Buckets and Pucks”

February 5th, 2018

Two regular seasons close out for the 2017-2018 seasons. In Ice Hockey, Conference Tournaments are up this weekend, while Ohio High School Girls' …

Episode 27: Ron Russo Interview

January 30th, 2018

Ron Russo, former Head Coach of Miamisburg Girls Basketball, Current MHS Teacher, and Color Commentator for, joins Lee to talk the …

Episode 26: “The Fifth Roundtable”

January 30th, 2018

The Fifth Roundtable: The biggest table to hit the waves! Travko returns with first-timer Billy from Huber with Mark Schlemmer and Lee to talk the talk about the local sports. a …

Episode 25: “An Experience with Dayton History”

January 25th, 2018

Leo DeLuca joins Lee to talk about the wonderful things about Dayton History, 'Fight Night' at Memorial Hall, why Dayton is the birthplace of the …

Episode 24: “A Mark on Local Sports”

January 22nd, 2018

In a week where the Super Bowl opponents arose from their respected championships, local basketball and hockey teams picked up wins and took hard losses, a basketball jersey was hung into the rafters and into the …

Episode 23: “The Fourth Roundtable”

January 15th, 2018

It's the Fourth Roundtable, with an Ohio State vs. Michigan twist. Travis joins Lee and Mark Schlemmer to talk the fanship and local sports! a …

Episode 22: “The Cinco Mark of Sports”

January 10th, 2018

Mark and Lee talk local and national sports to open 2018! a href="" …

Episode 21: “Into The New Year”

January 2nd, 2018

Start yor 2018 year off right with a generous helping of Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio sports! Lee closes out 2017 with two tournaments happening in our back yard. a …

Episode 20: “The 3rd (flu-struck) Roundtable”

December 26th, 2017

Despite the flu bug flying around, Mark Schlemmer returns with Lee for the 3rd edition of The Roundtable. a …

Episode 19: “Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!”

December 26th, 2017

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Lee wishes you the best during the Holidays while dropping some plans for the podcast in 2018. a …

Episode 18: “Ice at the Metro”

December 19th, 2017

Nick Poe, the proprietor of South Metro Sportsplex in Centerville, Ohio, joins Lee to talk about the venue, hockey history in Dayton, upcoming hockey tournaments, and local hockey! a …

Episode 17: “The Second Roundtable”

December 11th, 2017

What happens when you have a table and invite sports fans to talk on a podcast...again? Round Two of “The Roundtable!” Mark Schlemmer returns for the 2nd Roundtable, joining along with Ed and John to bring you the good …

Episode 16: “The Roundtable Debuts”

December 4th, 2017

What happens when you have a table and invite sports fans to talk on a podcast? The debut of "The Roundtable!" Mark Schlemmer returns, joining along with Adam and Tony to bring you the good word of local sports in the …

Episode 15: “Hoops ‘N’ Pucks, Dabbelt Style”

November 29th, 2017

Jim Dabbelt returns to the podcast to talk the start of High School Basketball in the Cin-Day area, as well as a little hockey talk thrown in the …

Episode 14: Chad Hollingsworth Interview

November 21st, 2017

Chad Hollingsworth joins the podcast to talk about a busy off-season for two Cincinnati-Dayton teams and the #SaveTheCrew movement. a …

Episode 13: “Third Times the Mark”

November 13th, 2017

Mark Schlemmer returns for Episode 13, talking about the local sports happenings between Cincinnati and Dayton! a …

Episode 12: “We Fall for Winters”

November 6th, 2017

College Basketball is approaching, Cincinnati and Dayton! Don't forget to finish up your Fall Sports before loading up on College Hoops! a …

Episode 11: “All Ohio, All Ball, No Bull”

October 30th, 2017

How does an Ohio version of the Crossroads Classic sound? That, and the 2017 High School Football playoffs make up Episode 11. Join Lee for the look …

Episode 10: “Don’t Enjoy the Silence”

October 24th, 2017

The Tenth Episode breaks a silence streak of one month and four days, but is it for final goodbyes? (No, no it's not.) br / br / Lee returns for Fall Sports wondermint and something to break the podcast silence. a …

Episode 9: “The One Who is The Voice”

September 20th, 2017

In Episode 9, after taking one week off, Lee returns to share more about himself and where he fits amongst the Cincinnati-Dayton sports scene. a …

Episode 8: “Return of the Schlemm(er)”

September 5th, 2017

Mark Schlemmer returns to the podcast in Episode 8. Mark and Lee answer questions from the family, talk wrestling, and more! a …

Episode 7: “The Priceless Gem”

August 30th, 2017

Meet the two founders of the Gem City Sports Network, Brian Reiss and Doug Brown, and hear some of their local sports tale. a …

Episode 6: “Autumn is Coming”

August 24th, 2017

Fall Sports are here! Don't be "leafed" behind with what's in store in the Cincinnati-Dayton area, have Lee give you the run-down on College Football …

Episode 5: "Sports with Schlemmer"

August 15th, 2017

Mark Schlemmer joins Lee for Episode Five to talk sports, radio shows, and advice to those chasing the dream. a …

Episode 4: “Hoopin’ with Jim Dabbelt”

August 10th, 2017

Jim Dabbelt becomes the first guest on the podcast, spending nearly an hour with Lee talking local hoops and sports. a …

Episode 3: “A Sporting Summer”

August 2nd, 2017

They say summer is the dullest time of year for sports. I take about forty minutes to disprove that argument with lots of Cincinnati and Dayton …

Episode 2: “Mowen’s Sports Almanac”

July 25th, 2017

What if you, a sports fan, had the power to change one event in favor of your team? Thanks to many fan additions, we'll take a look at several events around the Cincinnati-Dayton sporting history! a …

Episode 1: “The Pilot Flies Tonight”

July 22nd, 2017

In a world of Dayton and Cincinnati sports, there is one man with a microphone to bring the listeners to the vast environment. That man is Lee W. Mowen. Broadcaster. Announcer. Writer. Some guy that happens to have a …
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