MEDIA FOLLOWING THE
HOOP HISTORIANS


Over the past few years during the Hoop Historians travels, the media has taken note of this elite group.  During the 2002 Final Four in Atlanta, the Journal-Constitution newspaper interviewed several Hoop Historians and the below article ran in the April 2, 2002 edition of the paper.  The Historians again were featured in 2008, with a front page spread in the sports section of the Daily Herald Newspaper out of suburban Chicago.  The article ran on Saturday of the Final Four games -- April 5, 2008.  One year later, in 2009, the Hoopsters were spotted walking on the streets of Detroit and were interviewed by WXYZ-TV.  The Action News piece became the lead story of the 11:00 p.m. newscast on Thursday night of Final Four Week -- April 5, 2009.    In 2015, a pair of Hoop Historians were interviewed about their past Final Four experiences. Brian Burmeister was interviewed by the Orlando Sentinel for a piece that ran on March 27, 2015 and Dennis Mishko was interviewed and videoed for an April 5, 2015 segment on the Scranton Tribune-Times media group.  In 2016, the Houston Chronicle interviewed Hoop Historian Bren Petar and his wife Kitty on the streets of Houston.  Listed below are links to those media moments.

 

 



Click Here to go to the
2008 Hoop Historians Article
from the Daily Herald




 

   

 

       

Click Here to go to the
2009 Hoop Historians Television
Interview on the streets of Detroit




 

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Click Here to go to the
2015 Orlando Sentinel Article
featuring Brian Burmeister










 

 

Click Here to go to the
2016 Houston Chronicle Article
featuring Bren & Kitty Petar










 

   
Click Here to go to the
2015 Scranton Times-Tribune Article
featuring Dennis Mishko

 
 

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