Alleman semifinal game to be broadcast on radio, online


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Posted Online: Nov. 15, 2012, 6:01 pm
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With the assistance of sponsorship from The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus, Alleman's IHSA Class 4A football semifinal game at Evergreen Park Saturday evening will be broadcast on the radio and on the Internet.

Aledo radio station WRMJ will carry the game both on the radio (FM 102.3) and on a live Internet stream (wrmj.com). Kickoff from the Chicago suburb is 6 p.m. with Jim Taylor and Bill Horrell on the call beginning at 5:30 p.m. Dispatch/Argus sportswriter and Alleman beat writer Daniel Makarewicz will do pregame and halftime interviews.

















 



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