Donn Emis returned to KMZU/KAOL in March of 2010 as Sports Director and came to Carrollton in part to spearhead the process of launching 1430 Sports KAOL as an all-sports station.With KAOL up and running Donn moved into an afternoon role on KMZU for several years. In 2013 he returned to mornings, a gig he had held on The Farm from 1988-1994. Donn keeps you company weekdays from 6 until 10 a.m. Donn is glad to be back in the area where he grew up (Corder, MO and a Higginsville High School graduate)…after being in Northwest Arkansas since 1998. Donn has been married to Judy (for 37 years) and has 3 daughters (Krista, Erin and Moriah) and one granddaughter (Jadyn). His parents (Glenn and Dorothy Emis) still live in Corder.
KMZU “MORNING CHALLENGE”
(“World Series-KC” Week) (Remembering 1985)
In the 1985 World Series…which Royals player drove in the most runs?
(Frank White-6) (Lonnie Smith drove in 4 and George Brett drove in only 1)
In the ’85 Series…the Royals collected 2 Triples. Name a player who had one of them?
(Willie Wilson and Lynn Jones)
KC had 3 Complete games in the 1985 World Series. Bret Saberhagen had 2 of them. Who had the other one?
(Danny Jackson-Game 5 when the Royals won 6-1)
Name the Royals player who played in all 7 games in the ’85 World Series and led the team with 6 walks and 6 runs scored.
In 1985…the Royals beat the Cardinals in Game 7…11-0. Which player hit the only Home Run in the game?