107.7 The Bronc is your exclusive home for both Lawrence High School and Rancocas Valley Regional High School sports!
This season, The Bronc is back on the high school grid iron broadcasting 2018 Rancocas Valley Red Devils and Lawrence Cardinals high school football.
The Bronc will be covering every game featuring Rider University students behind the mic gaining valuable real-world sports broadcasting experience.
Weekdays on 107.7 The Bronc, tune in for the Two-Minute Drill; weekly sports reports on what’s going on with Rancocas Valley Regional and Lawrence High School sports, beyond football.
Mercer-Burlington High School Football on 107.7 The Bronc is underwritten by TOPAC, The Overdose Prevention Agency Corporation. Other partners include Rider University Auxiliary Services, College of Continuing Studies, and College of Education and Human Services.
Meet The Broadcasters
Matthew Maratea ’19
Matthew Maratea is the Sports Director at 107.7 The Bronc. He is also the Copy Director for the station. He is a senior, graduating in May 2019. He is majoring in Sports Media with a minor in History. His hobbies include writing, podcasting, reading and playing hockey. His talents include a knack for memorizing sports stats and incredible but irrelevant movie facts and lines.
Matthew Parilla ’19
Matthew is majoring in Communication Studies with a minor in Sports Studies. Matthew enjoys watching and analyzing baseball, football, basketball and hockey in his free time. Matthew also co-hosts on Rider’s Rock Out With Your Bronc Out. When not on the air, Matthew is either hanging out with his family and friends, listening to rap music or attending sports events. Matthew enjoys making new friends and sharing laughs with others. He is greatful to be part of the Bronc and appreciates the opportunities it has given him.
Michael Ricchione ’21
Mike Ricchione is a Sports Media major and Sports Studies minor hailing from Carle Place, New York. His duties at 107.7 The Bronc include Traffic Director, Color Analyst of Lawrence Cardinals Baseball and Host of Rounding the Bases a weekly MLB Talk Show. He also covers Rider Wrestling for The Rider News and is a contributor for Guys Being Dudes. When he’s not at the station, Ricchione can be seen watching all sports but especially Baseball and Hockey. He’s also loves attending Rider Men’s and Women’s Basketball games. Fun Fact: Before Rider, Ricchione was a three-sport athlete. In Football, he had 2.5 sacks in his senior season as a reserve. In wrestling, he was a one-time Nassau County D2 Qualifier. In Baseball, as a three-year varsity player, he batted .444
Rob Rose ’19
Rob Rose is a Sports Media major who color commentates for the Rider University Ice Hockey team and is the play-by-play broadcaster for the Rider University Baseball and Lawrence High School Football teams. He is also a Sports Editor and reporter for the Rider University student newspaper, The Rider News. He is a fan of all sports and plans to become a sports analyst or broadcaster after graduating.