The Cyclone Family Podcast
By Jamie Johnson
Lots of schools tout their athletics programs as a family environment, but at Iowa State University, they mean it! Join Jamie Steyer Johnson and a variety of guests including coaches, athletes, and various insiders as they talk all things ISU athletics past, present, and future. Welcome to the family!
Episode 1.07- Bridget Carleton
Former ISU women's basketball player and current Minnesota Lynx forward Bridget Carleton joins the show just a week before her fourth WNBA season tips off. She and host Jamie Steyer Johnson discuss her college, pro, and Olympic experiences, being in-between the rookies and vets, and watching her college teammates graduate. Plus, as is tradition with anyone related to ISU WBB, Jamie's mom comes up and her status as adopted Steyer sibling. Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Podcast and consider recommending us to a friend! Find Bridget on Twitter and Instagram @bridgecarleton to follow her time on the Lynx, Canada basketball, and her work with Nike Canada! You can also find Jamie on Twitter, @jsteyz, and the podcast @CycloneFamPod- feel free to send us your thoughts and guest requests!
April 29, 2022
Episode 1.07- Stacy Frese and Marcus Fizer
Two for the price of one, just like Cyclone teams in the Sweet Sixteen... Anchors of the last time both men's and women's basketball made a run to the second weekend Stacy Frese and Marcus Fizer join host Jamie Steyer Johnson to recount their experiences in the postseason, whether their kids know their parents are legends, superstitions, and much more. Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Podcast and consider recommending us to a friend! Don't forget, code CYCLONE12 gets you 15% off your first order at homefieldapparel.com. You can find Jamie on Twitter, @jsteyz, and the podcast @CycloneFamPod- feel free to send us your thoughts and guest requests!
March 24, 2022
Episode 1.06- Emily Durr
Former ISU women's basketball player and current Dayton Flyers coach Emily Durr joins the show the night before her team opens the NCAA tournament in none other than her old stomping grounds of Ames, Iowa. She and host Jamie Steyer Johnson discuss how fast the four years since they both graduated have flown, finding your true passion, and their love of Jamie's mom (ISU associate head coach Jodi Steyer). Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Podcast and consider recommending us to a friend! Find Emily on Twitter @emdurr and follow along with her team, the Dayton Flyers. You can also find Jamie on Twitter, @jsteyz, and the podcast @CycloneFamPod- feel free to send us your thoughts and guest requests!
March 16, 2022
Episode 1.05- Alison Otzelberger
By popular request, Alison (Lacey) Otzelberger joins host Jamie Steyer Johnson to discuss Iowa State men's and women's basketball, Ames as a whole, and her family with MBB head coach TJ Otzelberger. Plus, her ideas for future alternate uniforms, her experience as an Australian coming from abroad, and her thoughts on being a coach herself. This episode has it all- required listening as both basketball teams prepare for the postseason! Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Pod and consider recommending us to a friend! Find Jamie (@jsteyz) as well as the show (@CycloneFamPod) on Twitter and send us your thoughts and guest requests!
March 09, 2022
Episode 1.04- Coach Jamie Pinkerton
For our first coach on the show, Jamie Steyer Johnson talks to Jamie Pinkerton. They discuss returning to Ames as a head coach after serving here as an assistant, what he and his family have gained from being in the area, his current team and their upcoming season, and an exciting mid-interview realization that their ties go deeper that just the athletic department! Follow Coach Pinkerton on Twitter, @CoachPinkerton, as well as the goings-on with the team at @CycloneSB. Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Pod and, if you enjoyed, consider recommending us to a friend! Find Jamie (@jsteyz) as well as the show (@CycloneFamPod) on Twitter and send us your thoughts or guest requests.
March 04, 2022
Episode 1.03- Jacqueline Cordova
Venturing outside of the basketball sphere, Jamie is joined by Cyclone Fanatic's Jacqueline Cordova. Jacqueline shares the too-good-to-be-true story of finding her way into sports journalism, her roots in the wrestling world, her connection to the families of the athletes she covers, and more. Follow Jacqueline @jacquelinecord on Twitter and find her show, Reaction Time, wherever you're listening now! Please rate, review, and subscribe to The Cyclone Family Podcast and, if you enjoyed, consider recommending us to a friend! Follow Jamie @jsteyz and the show @cyclonefampod
February 11, 2022
Episode 1.02- Noah Wolf
Today's show features a voice familiar to many women's basketball fans, play-by-play radio broadcaster Noah Wolf. Hear about the various twists that brought Noah to Iowa State, his family history with the school, personal favorite games, and much more. Follow Noah @nchanceywolf on Twitter! As a new show, we value your feedback, so please rate, review, and subscribe! If you enjoyed, maybe share with a friend... Or family! You can also find our host, show, and network on Twitter Jamie- @jsteyz Podcast- @CycloneFamPod Network- Ten12Network
February 04, 2022
Episode 1.01- Eric Steyer
The inaugural episode of the Cyclone Family Podcast features not just a member of the Cyclone family, but the Steyer family as well. Jamie Steyer Johnson is joined by her younger brother, Eric, a lifelong ISU athletics fan (perhaps to a fault) as they discuss growing up around women's basketball, their favorite family vacations, Eric's famous first points in Maui, and much more.
January 28, 2022
Welcome to the Cyclone Family
The Cyclone Family podcast is an inside look at what makes Iowa State athletics tick. Hosted by Jamie Steyer Johnson, new guests join weekly that you won't find anywhere else. With a little analysis, a little storytelling, and a lot of fun, this show will have something for everyone.
January 18, 2022