On the Double with The Double S Xpress, August 11, 2014
On the Double with The Double S Xpress with Guests:
Bill Wixey is an anchor on "Q13 Fox News This Morning", Seattle's 4-hour morning show on KCPQ-TV in Seattle; and Jimmy Shane an Oh Boy Oberto Hydroplane Driver.
Guest, Bill Wixey
Bill Wixey is an anchor on "Q13 Fox News This Morning", Seattle's 4-hour morning show on KCPQ-TV in Seattle. Prior to transitioning into news, Bill spent 16 years as a sports broadcaster. He anchored for Fox Sports Net, KIRO-TV (Seattle), WGBA-TV (Green Bay), KFSM-TV (Fort Smith, AR), and KRTV-TV (Great Falls, MT). Bill received a regional Emmy for his work as an anchor in 2003. Bill was also widely hailed for his 2005 documentary "Mission of Hope", in which Bill travelled to South Asia, and documented the recovery efforts after the devastating tsunami that killed 230,000 people. Bill graduated from the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication at Washington State University in 1991
Guest, Jimmy Shane
HOMETOWN: Havre de Grace, Maryland
CURRENT CITY: Covington, Washington
OCCUPATION: Integration Engineer, Blue Origin, LLC
Jimmy Shane joins the Miss Madison Race Team in 2014 as the 21st driver of the community owned hydroplane.
Since being named A.P.B.A. Region 4 “Rookie of the Year” in 2001, Jimmy has won countless races and awards as he gained experience in the Limited Classes. An accomplished fabricator, he has also designed and built record-setting hydroplanes and runabouts. Jimmy first test-drove an Unlimited hydroplane in 2006 in Celina, Ohio and entered Unlimited competition as a substitute driver at Tri-Cities, WA in 2007. He raced his first full season in the Unlimited series in 2012. Jimmy has quickly accumulated 6 race wins including back-to-back U.I.M. World Championships in 2012 and 2013 and is the 2013 H1 Unlimited Season Champion.
Jimmy is employed as an Integration Engineer at Blue Origin, LLC in Kent Washington. He and wife Bianca both come from boat racing families and reside in Covington, Washington with their son Colton.
On the Double with The Double S Xpress
On the Double with The Double S Xpress sports talk show; Sports Broadcasting; Play-by-Play; Analysis; Commentary; Insight; Interviews; Public Address
Mission: To provide the best play-by-play & analysis of all sports in the broadcasting world.
Description: Shawn Walli & Sean Boyd; a dynamic duo on the microphone in the sports broadcasting world.
Information: The Double S Xpress was born in Tacoma, WA in 2005. Shawn Walli & Sean Boyd joined forces to call Tacoma Thunder IBL basketball games on 1180AM KLAY. Shawn & Sean freelance for the major sports networks like NBC Sports, ESPN, CBS Sports, & MLB Network to name a few.