SPORTS WRAP PODCAST, MARCH 16: KEY WEST CONCHS BASEBALL COACH RALPH HENRIQUEZ (PART 1)

Baseball is a proud tradition in Key West, and the consistent success of the Conchs’ program is largely attributed to legendary varsity coach Ralph Henriquez. Over the past two decades, Henriquez has amassed three state titles, with several squads earning top national rankings. More than 120 of his former players have signed college scholarships, with 11 athletes drafted into the pros straight from high school. In part 1 of this two-part episode, listen as host Sean McDonald sits down with Henriquez to discuss growing up in Key West, watching minor league baseball and the impact that baseball had on his life.

Sean Mcdonald grew up in Miami and moved to the Keys in 1997. He has spent the last 25 years teaching Physical Education and coaching virtually every sport to Florida Keys kids from ages 4 to 18. If you are reading this and live or lived in the Florida Keys, He has probably taught, coached, or coached against someone you know. You can email me any Podcast Ideas or Questions at [email protected]