Gary Hess

Gary Hess is veteran Sports Director for all seven Entercom Richmond radio stations and the Virginia News Network.  In that role, he does sports updates on Fox Sports 910, where he coordinates local high school football coverage.

“I am proud to be the longtime voice of high school football on the station where we have called the game of the week Friday nights on Fox Sports 910 since 1993.”

Over the years, Gary has covered the Redskins, NASCAR, Virginia Tech and UVa football including several bowl games, ACC basketball, UR and VCU basketball, the PGA tour and many other local sporting events.  In 1999, he was honored as Virginia’s Sportscaster Of The Year by the National Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association. 

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    May 10, 2019 - 8:08 am

    George Bland has been an assistnat coach at Freeman for the last 3 years with, and has now been named as the new head coach of the Rebels after Mike Henderson left for Powhatan.  Here is my...

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    April 03, 2019 - 9:56 am

    The Flying Squirrels open their 10th season in Richmond on Thursday at the Diamond against New Hampshire.  I got a chance to chat with Parney about the season and the 7-game homestand...

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    March 28, 2019 - 9:23 am

    There is a new coach at James River High School.  James Riley is a former player and assistant coach for the Rapids and takes over the program.  Gary Hess got a chance to catch with the...

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    March 21, 2019 - 10:33 am

    Patrick Henry has hired Ken Wakefield as its new football coach.  He takes over the Patriots program after a successful 6-year run at Culpeper County High.  He is not a stranger to Hanover...

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    March 06, 2019 - 10:56 am

    Mike Henderson is a great coach.  He won at Blessed Sacrament Huguenot and for the last 7 years has won at Douglas Freeman.  He was recently named the new coach at Powhatna High School. ...

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    March 04, 2019 - 8:09 am

    This weekend, the Richmond high school football family lost coach Gary Chilcoat.  He passed away after a valiant battle with cancer.  Chilcoat was the head coach at Varina from 1999 until...

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    February 27, 2019 - 10:55 pm

    During High School football season, Gary Hess and Gary Criswell bring you Postgame Extra after each game broadcast.  Here is the latest offseason edition.  Topics include David Bedwell going to...

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    February 26, 2019 - 4:23 pm

    Hermitage has hired former LC Bird coach and current Skyhawks AD as the Panthers new football coach.

    Gary Hess chatted with Hermitage AD Chris Rollison about the hire.

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    February 26, 2019 - 3:45 pm

    Hermitage has hired David Bedwell as its new football coach. 

    Gary Hess caught up with the former LC Bird coach and current Skyhawks AD about to chat about his new...

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