On the Sidelines with Mollie and Lindsay

Mollie and Lindsay are two sports-loving friends living in Greater Cincinnati. Join them as they talk with their favorite hometown teams. Mollie and Lindsay will explore life on and off the field with athletes, coaches, families and fans.

Listen to On the Sidelines on the Q102 mobile app, here on WKRQ.com or wherever you get your podcasts.

On the Sidelines is presented by OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine.

Latest Episodes

FC Cincinnati Players Nick Hagglund & Mathieu Deplagne

We have a bonus podcast for you this week ahead of tonight’s FC Cincinnati game! Cincinnati Native, Nick Hagglund, chats about his wife and growing up across the street from her at only six years old. He also talks about how important it was for him to eventually play professional soccer for his hometown of Cincinnati. Mathieu tells us about life in a new country and feeling like he’s been in Cincinnati for three years as opposed to three months. He also talks about his overly tidy locker, a French restaurant in town he is dying to try and why Nick is the funniest person he knows.

NKU Basketball Player Drew McDonald

On this week’s episode we chat with Drew McDonald about NKU’s former basketball coach, John Brannen. What will he bring to UC’s basketball program? What has he learned from Coach Brannen over the years? We will also discuss Drew’s attempt at playing two different sports in college, the one pro athlete he is emotionally invested in, and his plan to raise awareness about good mental health and suicide prevention in our community.

NKU Head Soccer Coach Stu Riddle & Players Connor Probert, Harvey Moyes

How has FC Cincinnati’s move to MLS helped with recruiting in the soccer community? Why does Coach Riddle believe NKU is a college soccer gold mine? We will also discuss bucket list stadiums, their love/hate relationship with FIFA and whether or not Cristiano Ronaldo is the G.O.A.T..

FC Cincinnati Players Kekuta Manneh and Fatai Alashe

Kekuta and Fatai share secrets about each other that only their teammates would know | Fatai says he’s up for a FIFA challenge against Bengal’s former wide receiver, Chad Johnson | Kekuta explains his favorite saying, “Smile is free” | Fatai has a “fire” lemon cookie recipe that he and ONLY he knows how to make

FC Cincinnati Players Kendall Waston & Forrest Lasso

Forrest shares details on his homemade pasta sauce recipe and who he called first when he found out he made the team | Kendall talks about his love of Cincinnati’s freezing temps, his favorite all-you-can-eat spot in town and the first thing that popped up when he googled Cincinnati

FC Cincinnati and The Pride

Who is The Pride? Well, they’re FC Cincinnati’s largest support group for one thing! You can find them at every home game, in The Bailey, shouting, cheering and singing for 90 straight minutes. With over 600 members and counting, they are not slowing down anytime soon! Find out how to audition to become a “Bailey Drummer”, learn about their thoughts on this upcoming MLS season and find out what they really think about those that wear body paint to games.