Hattiesburg Sports Radio


-About Us

HubCitySportsTalk, hosted by Andrew Abadie and Grant Chighizola, is a sports radio talk show on WUSM 88.5 FM. HubCitySportsTalk aims to bring listeners the latest news and opinion relating to Southern Miss athletics, local prep sports, and professional sports. You can tune in to HubCitySportsTalk each Friday from 4 to 5 p.m.

-Our Staff

Andrew Profile

Andrew Abadie, a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, is currently a Broadcast Journalism major at Southern Miss. In addition to his work at HubCitySportsTalk, Andrew also serves as the Executive Editor at the university’s student newspaper, The Student Printz and a freelance writer for PinebeltSPORTS and freelanced for the Hattiesburg American.  Andrew is also featured on the PineBeltSPORTS Podcast and does play-by-play/color commentate for Southern Miss’ softball team on WFOR 92.7 The Score.

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Hattiesburg American:

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Grant Profile

Grant Chighizola is a native of Picayune, Mississippi. Like Andrew, Grant is also a Broadcast Journalism major at Southern Miss and is currently the sports editor for The Student Printz.  Grant is also a color man for the Southern Miss softball team on WFOR 92.7 The Score.  After serving as a contributor to HubCitySportsTalk for the first season, Grant was promoted to co-host alongside Andrew for the show’s second season.

Mackenzie Profile

Mackenzie Hamilton joins the HubCitySportsTalk team as a new addition for 2018. Mackenzie, a native of Prosper, Texas, serves as HubCitySportsTalk’s Social Media and video producer. In addition to her work at HubCitySportsTalk, you can also find Mackenzie on the soccer field as a member of the Southern Miss women’s soccer team.

-Contact Info

Facebook Page: HubCitySportsTalk

Twitter: @HubCitySports1

Andrew Abadie


Twitter: @AndrewAbadie

Grant Chighizola


Twitter: @USMSportsGuy

Mackenzie Hamilton


Twitter: @MackenzieHamil8