Inside the Lines
Inside the Lines
PCN expands its over 20 years of Pennsylvania sports coverage with a new series, Inside the Lines. Led by host Corey Clarke, the series brings together sports writers and broadcasters from across the state for a roundtable discussion on the teams and athletes they cover. This includes high school, college, and professional levels.
Inside the Lines airs the first Friday of the month at 6:30 PM.
An encore of the program airs the next day at 9 AM. Inside the Lines does not air the months of January, March, and July.
August 4 | Coming soon
"PIAA Spring Championships and Ted Silary Tribute"
Inside the Lines will discuss the PIAA Spring Championships with Bob Lombardi, Executive Director of the PIAA, and pay tribute to Ted Silary, longtime Daily News sportswriter, with guests Pat McLoone of Philadelphia Daily News, and Amauro Austin of TedSilary.com.
"The Pittsburgh Pirates’ Hot Start"
Inside the Lines discusses the The Pittsburgh Pirates’ Hot Start. Watch on cable in PA or streaming with PCN Select Friday, May 5 at 6:30 PM.
"High School Athlete Name, Image Likeness and Sports Columnists Roundtable"
Host Corey Clarke will discuss how high school athletes should be compensated for the use their name, image and likeness (NIL) according to new PIAA guidelines. Our guest is Bob Lombardi, Executive Director of the PIAA; and for a sports roundtable, guests are sports columnists Chris Mueller, with the Beaver County Times; and Mike Sielski, with the Philadelphia Inquirer. Inside the Lines airs at 6:30 PM on Friday, April 7.
"PIAA Fall Championships"
Inside the Lines will discuss the PIAA Fall Championships with Bob Lombardi, Executive Director of the PIAA, and give a preview of the upcoming PIAA Football Championships with Keith Groller, Sports Reporter with the Morning Call, and Billy Splain, owner of PAFootballnews.com.
"PSAC Football Preview"
Host John Cole will speak with Cary Moyer, PSAC Columnist, and Chuck Bitner, National Columnist, of D2Football.com on the upcoming PSAC football season.
"Name, Image, & Likeness and College Athlete Compensation"
Inside the Lines will discuss college athletes should be compensated for using their name, image, and likeness (NIL). Out guests are sportswriters Craig Meyer and Johnny McGonigal with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Inside the Lines airs at 6:30 PM on Friday, June 3.
"High School Officials Shortage"
Inside the Lines will discuss high school officials' shortages with Rick Woelfel, a contributor to Referee Magazine; and Bob Lombardi, Executive Director of the PIAA. Inside the Lines airs at 6:30 PM on Friday, May 6.
Inside the Lines will discuss transgender athletes. The state House voted this week on a bill to exclude transgender athletes from women’s sports teams. A University of Pennsylvania transgender athlete, swimmer Lia Thomas, competed in and won a Division I national champion ship race. To discuss this topic, our guests are Ellie Rushing, a Staff Reporter with the Philadelphia Inquirer, and Cassie Miller, Associate Editor with the Pennsylvania Capital-Star.