2012 M Awards: Favorite Sports Radio Station

If you have been paying attention to the awards the past few days, then this should come as no surprise. 92.9 ESPN is the winner. Thanks in no small part to Gary Parrish. Come on up here Gary and accept this award for the radio station. You better hurry before Chris Vernon beats you up here.

92.9 ESPNFirst Place: 53.45%
Sports 56 WHBQSecond Place: 23.10%
730 Yahoo! RadioThird Place: 14.48%

Best song to listen to while contemplating this category… The Show by Doug E. Fresh. So what do you think, Memphis? Did you get it right? Tell us what you think in the comments below.

The 2012 M Award Winners

Favorite Concessions: FedExForum
Favorite Place To Tailgate: Tiger Lane
Favorite Sporting Venue: FedExForum
Favorite Race: St. Jude Marathon
Best Game: Grizzlies Game 6 Win
Most Memorable Moment: University of Memphis Gets Invitation to the Big East
Favorite Annual Event: Memphis Madness
Moment We Would Most Like To Forget: Grizzlies Game 1 Collapse to the Clippers
Best Offbeat Moment: Josh Pastner Accidentally Tweeting Out “Tony Parker”
Best Musical Performance: Ellen, St. Jude Patient, Singing the National Anthem at a Grizzlies Game
Best Place To Stock Up For The Big Game: Kroger
Best Local Sports Bar/Restaurant: Huey’s
Best National Sports Bar/Restaurant: Buffalo Wild Wings
Best Place To Eat Before/After The Game: Huey’s
Best Place To Take The Team After A Victory: Memphis Pizza Cafe
Best Place To Play Cards: Horseshoe Casino and Hotel
Best Golf Course: TPC Southwind
Favorite Golf Store: Edwin Watts Golf
Favorite Sporting Goods Store: Dick’s Sporting Goods
Favorite Sports Apparel Store: Tiger Bookstore
Favorite Workout Facility: YMCA
Favorite Healthy Store: Whole Foods Market
Favorite Place To Spend A Nice Afternoon: The Memphis Zoo
Favorite Bike Shop: Outdoors, Inc
Favorite Local Sports Radio Personality: Gary Parrish, Gary Parrish Show
Favorite Local Sports Radio Program: The Gary Parrish Show with Geoff Calkins
Favorite Sports Talk Radio Segment: Harvard/Horn Lake Trivia, Gary Parrish Show
Favorite Local TV Sports Personality: Geoff Calkins, Sports Files
Best Sports Website: memphisroar.com
Best Fantasy Sports Twitter: @FantasyLapides
Best Local Sports Twitter: @GaryParrishCBS
Best Hair:Gary Parrish
Favorite Sports Radio Station: 92.9 ESPN

Check back here daily in the month of July for a new winner in MemphiSport’s annual celebration of the best in Memphis sports.

MemphiSport Live moves to Saturdays from 11-1 on Sports 56

Local sports talk radio on the weekends just got a whole lot more interesting and award winning. Beginning March 5th, MemphiSport Live (MSL) with Kevin Cerrito and Marcus Hunter will air on Saturdays from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm on Sports 56 WHBQ.

The time slot switch will make MSL the Mid-South’s only live local sports show on the weekends.

Recently, MSL made national headlines following their exclusive interview with Playboy cheerleader Taylor Corley.

Full episode podcasts of the city’s 3rd Best Sports Show will continue to be available every week at Memphisport.net

Scheduled guests for MSL’s debut Saturday show:

Pau Gasol impersonator Michael Fanter

Marina Barrett (aka The U of M dance team member who went ballistic while celebrating)

Kevin Cerrito and Marcus Hunter host MemphiSport Live (MSL) every Saturday from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm on Sports 56 WHBQ. MSL was voted 3rd Best Sports Show in the 2010 Memphis Flyer Best of Memphis poll. Listen to full episode podcasts here.