More than just talk


MELA or the Main Event Leadership Academy is our award winning social journalism and leadership development mentoring program.

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You hear us on the radio now you can see us on TV. Main Event TV is where you can find all of our videos.

Main Event Store

You asked for it and now it’s here. The Main Event Shop is open and ready for business. You can now order Main Event Merch for the entire family!


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What We Do

  • Official Media Partner of the Louisville Xtreme

    The Main Event Sports Show is proud to announce that we are the official media partner of Louisville’s newest arena football team the Louisville Xtreme! We will be providing the Play by play and color commentary for all Xtreme home games, host the coaches show, and much more! It’s time to get Xtreme! #TeamXtreme #BeXtreme

    Official Media Partner of the Louisville Xtreme
  • Store is Open!

    The Main Event Sports Store is now open and ready for business! You can now order Main Event merchandise 24-7-365!

    Store is Open!
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  • Listen Live

    Click on the link to listen to the Main Event Sports Show live every Saturday from 11-Noon on 93.9 The Ville ESPN.

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  • ME in the Community

    Like our Tag line says, “We are more than just talk”

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About US

We are more than just a sports show. We cover and engage the community like no other media entity

The Main Event Sport Show is Kentuckiana’s longest running sports show. The show consist of host Haven Harrington, Raashaan Myers, William Wright and writers Mark Bacon, and Lee Ann Herring-Olvendo. We are a fast paced, dynamic show that not only covers sports in the Kentuckiana area, but all over. You can also download our app on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. What we do. We are more than just a sports talk show. Main Event Sports is a multidimensional sports information outlet. We cover all things sports through the airwaves, blogs, pictures, video, and much more. We are a one stop shop for the best in sports coverage, opinions, and fan reaction. What makes us different. We are more than just talk. We also run an award winning youth leadership training program called the Main Event Leader Academy or MELA Main Event Sports also has one of the most dynamic apps in the industry with writers in DC, South Florida, Seattle and Kentucky. Download the App now to interact with us on your phone or tablet and to read some of the best sports articles in the nation.

  • engaging
  • informative
  • educational
  • fun

Our Team

Haven Harrington III
Haven Harrington III
Haven is the co-founder of the Main Event Sports Show. He’s a member of the Black Media Collaborative, National Association of Black Journalist, and the Football Writers Association of America. He is also very active in the community and is member of numerous boards and civic organizations.
Raashaan Myers
Raashaan Myers
Raashaan has been a co-host with Main Event Sports since 2011. As 10+ year member of the Louisville media community, Raashaan has worked with and/for several media outlets locally as well as nationally.
William Wright
William Wright
Co-Host/ Business Analyst
William is a graduate from WKU and continued his education at UK where he received his engineering degree. While at UK he also developed a deep hated for Big Blue. His love of sports is only rivaled by his love of Hip Hop
Mark Bacon
Mark Bacon
Writer/Senior Editor
Mark is a Louisville native with over 15 yrs in Broadcasting, Design, and journalism. He has produced and hosted shows on WFPK and WFPL included the Nothing But Net podcast. He’s a lifelong Cardinal, Georgetown Hoya, Washington Bullets and Redskins fan
Lee Ann Herring-Olvedo
Lee Ann Herring-Olvedo
Senior Editor/Writer
Lee Ann Herring-Olvedo is veteran SEC sports journalist and Brown University graduate. She loves good cigars, good games and a smooth glass of bourbon — not necessarily in that order.
Terrell Robertson
Terrell Robertson
Intern Supreme
Terrell Robertson is a native Virginian whose love of sports is only surpassed by his love of Hip Hop. When he’s not at Main Event HQ he’s a member of Black Law Rebel Muziq where he raps under the name of Imperial Rel

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