Gery Woelfel is an award-winning reporter and columnist for the Racine Journal Times. Gery has covered a wide-range of sports over his three decades as a professional journalist. During his career, his primary beat has been the NBA and has been a recipient of the Pro Basketball Writers Association of America award. Gery has conducted one-on-one interviews with numerous legendary sports figures like Michael Jordan, Larry Bird and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. He has also been a regular contributor for HoopsHype.com and Lindy’s Pro Basketball Magazine and been on various sports talk shows around the country while serving as a pro basketball insider for WSSP (105.7 FM) in Milwaukee. Gery has covered every one of the NBA pre-draft camps, dating to the early ‘80s, along with numerous NFL combines. Gery and his wife, Laura, reside in Caledonia, Wisconsin, and have three children: Sarah, Joseph, and Katherine.
Jerry Tapp is a freelance writer from Racine, WI with a major concentration on sports statistics and numbers that define sports teams and players. He began his foray into sports stats-focused writing as a regular contributor to the “Numbers” column in Inside Sports magazine in the mid-1980’s and then began writing a weekly “Stats on Tapp” column for the Racine Journal Times. That column was eventually nationally syndicated by Universal Press Syndicate. He later wrote sports stats items for the Washington Post under the “Stat of the Day” heading.
After launching his blog, www.statsontapp.com in 2011, Jerry turned his sports stats attention to sports websites. He wrote regularly for Bleacher Report, BallHyped, football.com and Heavy.com. Today he keeps busy writing weekly columns of stats-centric articles for three sports websites, Today’s Pigskin (NFL), Today’s Knuckleball (MLB) and Today’s Fastbreak (NBA), and as a monthly contributor to the Milwaukee Brewers “GameDay” publication that is distributed to fans attending games at Miller Park.
Steve "Sparky" Fifer is a highly-popular radio personality for WSSP (1250 AM and 105.7 FM) in Milwaukee. Fifer was a driving force in the creation of the station and is currently an integral figure for the station's "Big Show'' (2-5 p.m.). Fifer has an extensive knowledge of sports and has hosted an array of shows, including those on the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, auto racing and bowling. Sparky also hosts the Milwaukee Bucks' post-game and a weekly segment on the Bucks.
Katherine Woelfel is experienced in marketing management and promotional events and has recently developed her own sales and marketing online job board, totleambassador.com. She holds degrees in Accounting and Business Management. Katherine is the youngest (and favorite) child of Gery's three children. She lives in Austin, TX with her two fur children Brandy and Austin.