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The Western Windup

The Western Windup

By TheWesternWindup
Bigger. Badder. Midwesterners. The one and only podcast for Missouri Western State University sports. Managed by Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer. Follow us @WesternWindup
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The Western Windup, S3 E1 - Long time no see
Derek Zimmerman-Guyer and Brett Howery are officially back to breakdown what makes this Missouri Western women's basketball team so good and what the state of the men's program is as well.
January 24, 2020
The Western Windup, S2 E14 - A Western Christmas Finale
Derek Zimmerman-Guyer flies solo and wraps up season two while Brett Howery battles a vicious copy editing final.
December 13, 2019
The Western Windup S2 E13 - No tacos for us
Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer kick back and talk about the drumming Griffon Men's Basketball gave Nebraska Christian and preview Griffon Volleyball's upcoming postseason showdown with Northwest. Derek also dreads his upcoming car payment, but at least they get free tacos...right?
November 21, 2019
The Western Windup, S2 E12 - A Wayward Weekend
Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer discuss their disappointing weekend regarding Griffon and Chiefs football but look on the bright side. The duo also have high hopes for both men's and women's basketball at Missouri Western after last weekend's Hillyard Tip-Off Classic at the St. Joseph Civic Arena. 
November 13, 2019
The Western Windup, S2 E11 - The Brandon Zenner Playoff Push
Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer are joined by News-Press NOW Sports Director Brandon Zenner to discuss the Griffon football team's playoff push, recap volleyball and soccer and the rise of Griffon basketball season. 
November 06, 2019
The Western Windup, S2 E10 - Shutout City
Brett Howery ad Derek Zimmerman-Guyer hype up Missouri Western football's defense as the Griffons head to Pittsburgh State for a crucial game with the Gorillas. The duo also preview men's and women's basketball season.
October 30, 2019
The Western Windup S2, E9 - Turn it up some
Brett and Derek discuss how Missouri Western football needs to turn up the defensive pressure against Emporia Stat, Griffon volleyball's heartbreaker against Northwest Missouri State, and some end of season predictions for Griffon soccer. The two also go more in-depth about Griffon football at the end of the episode and talk about it's a new era for Missouri Western.
October 23, 2019
WW S2, E8 - We're still here
Brett and Derek remind the MIAA world how good Griffon football's offense is, even though they probably don't need to. The duo also talk in-depth about junior defensive back Sam Webb and his standout season thus far. They preview Western's game against the University of Central Oklahoma and also discuss Griffon volleyball and soccer. 
October 17, 2019
The Western Windup S2, E7 - We're Not Surprised
The duo of Brett and Derek squeeze in all the non-stop Griffon talk they can due to their SoundCloud account running out of minutes. The pair discuss how the aftermath of the Griffons' victory over Washburn University will lead to a win over Missouri Southern, Derek's version of math, and how Griffon volleyball and soccer are doing.
October 09, 2019
The WW S2, E6- You're Late
Brett and Derek talk about Missouri Western sports a little later in the week than originally expected. Football's off to a promising start and should we be worried about soccer?
October 04, 2019
WW S2, E5- We Need A Sunny Vacation
Brett and Derek welcome men's basketball coach Sundance Wicks to the podcast as they talk about the various sports on the Missouri Western campus, player nicknames, get some insight on a coaches mentality, and also Brett's hair.
September 24, 2019
The Western Windup S2, E4 - Fort Who?
Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer preview another big football matchup between the University of Central Missouri and Missouri Western. The duo discuss Griffon volleyball and a new program record by Lauren Murphy. The two also rejoice as Griffon soccer finally has some goals and win to its name.
September 17, 2019
The Western Windup S2 E3- A Western Shootout
Brett and Derek talk about how right they were about the game being a shootout between the Griffons and the Bearcats football teams. They also discuss how volleyball can keep their momentum going forward and how Griffon soccer can get back on track. Also, more nicknames!
September 10, 2019
The Western Windup S2, E2- That One Episode Where We Talk Mostly About Football
Brett Howery and Derek Zimmerman-Guyer preview the 2019 MIAA football season opener between Northwest Missouri State and Missouri Western. The duo also discuss the MWSU volleyball, golf and soccer team's season openers and rattle off a plethora of unique player nicknames. Stay tuned until the end for a special surprise.
September 03, 2019