MIAA Football Media Day Today In Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The MIAA announced that the 2019 MIAA Football Media Day presented by Seigfreid Bingham on Wednesday, July 31 at the Kauffman Foundation Center will be carried live on The MIAA Network and Midco Sports Network. To see the schedule, please click here.

The MIAA Network will have press conferences for all 12 teams along with MIAA Commissioner Mike Racy and Supervisor of Football Officials Phil Laurie’s press conference to begin the day at 9:30 a.m. The broadcast of the 2019 Football Media Day will be free to view.

The Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat football team will take the podium at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Bearcat head coach Rich Wright will be joined by senior tight end Marqus Andrews (Blue Springs, Missouri) and senior linebacker Andy Hessler (Hartland, Wisconsin) as the trio take questions from the media.

MidcoSN will carry the entire broadcast from The MIAA Network to fans in northeast Kansas. Fans who receive the network as part of their cable subscription can watch it channels 622 (HD) or 32. The MIAA Network can be viewed on a desktop, mobile devices, and Internet-connected television devices anywhere in the world. Individuals can use The MIAA Network website or The MIAA Network apps for Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, and Roku to view media day.

Fans are encouraged to ask questions for coaches and student-athletes during press conferences by using #AskMIAA. Any question using the hashtag that is asked during a press conference will receive a prize from the Association office.

Student-athletes will also participate in Twitter Live interviews on the MIAA’s twitter page with MIAA Correspondent Bethany Bowman. Sports Radio 810 WHB in Kansas City will have a live show from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Kauffman Foundation Center. The show will have interviews with select coaches and student-athletes. 

All teams will be available for media interviews from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Any inquiries about the 2019 MIAA Football Media Day can be sent to Ryley Egger, the Association’s Director of Strategic Communication, by email at regger@themiaa.com or by calling 816-421-6422.