Jim Ecker is KMRY's Sports Director and brings with him a long history of sports reporting and is a veritable fount of information on everything sports.
Jim, a native of Yonkers, N.Y., graduated from the University of Michigan in 1974 with a degree in journalism. He founded and serves as President and Editor of the MetroSportsReport.com, an extremely comprehensive website covering metro-area sports from high school through college and area pro teams.
Jim spent 27 years as a sportswriter at The Gazette and was recently the information director at Perfect Game USA.
He was named Iowa Sportswriter of the Year in 1995.
Listen for Jim's sports reports during the KMRY Morning Show, the sports report at 4:50pm and 5:50pm, and a full comprehensive look at Iowa Sports on Home Plate.
KMRY is the ONLY station in Cedar Rapids committed to coverage of area sporting events this year! Stay up to date with our weekly broadcast schedule below!