Mind Your Own Podcast
Mind Your Own Podcast is hosted by Erin Sorensen of Hail Varsity, and Sausha Durkan of Hurrdat Media. They will stick to sports, except when they're not.
info_outline It's Not Great for Everyone 12/01/2021
It's Not Great for Everyone The ever-evolving coaching carousel provides a good opportunity to reflect on those that often get lost in the shuffle of major changes. Erin and Sausha talk about the assistant coaches, support staff and many others whose lives have been changed dramatically by no choice of their own.
info_outline Very Good Dogs 11/10/2021
Very Good Dogs Erin and Sausha return after a difficult week to discuss how hard it is to lose our pets. While they often joke about not sticking to sports, they really don't in this episode but it's OK. It's a reminder to be kind and to take it one day at a time
info_outline Empathy and Compassion 10/20/2021
Empathy and Compassion The Chicago Sky are WNBA champions, and Nick Rolovich is making headlines. There's plenty to discuss this week, which means Erin and Sausha are here to celebrate women in sports while looking at the choices some make and the consequences of those choices.
info_outline Take Note 09/29/2021
Take Note The WNBA has shown the world what it means to be true leaders in a number of spaces, and it's time their NBA counterparts took note. Erin and Sausha look at how the WNBA handled vaccination education in 2021, while the NBA battles misinformation and questions.
info_outline The G.O.A.T. 08/04/2021
The G.O.A.T. Erin and Sausha discuss Simone Biles and how her taking a stand for her mental health makes her an even bigger G.O.A.T. than she already was. They also dive into mental health, how many athletes (especially women and people of color) are treated when they speak up and more.
info_outline Protect Your Peace 07/21/2021
Protect Your Peace Erin and Sausha discuss the importance of protecting your peace in terms of your mental health in a world that is anything but peaceful. They discuss Naomi Osaka doing just that, as well as share thoughts on why social media has become so toxic.
info_outline A New Era 07/14/2021
A New Era A new era is here for college athletics with name, image and likeness. Now that we're a couple of weeks into the NIL era, Erin and Sausha finally debut the inaugural episode dedicated to NIL. They are joined by Matt Brown, published of the Extra Points newsletter, who shares insight on hiring and working with student-athletes, what NIL could mean for university and media sponsorships and much, much more.
info_outline More Than Performative 07/07/2021
More Than Performative The New York Times exposed a major story within the walls of ESPN, one the network tried for months to resolve without too much more being made of it. Erin and Sausha discuss that story, which involves Rachel Nichols and her thoughts on Maria Taylor's growth within the company. They also discuss being a true ally (and not just a performative one) and, once again, how it's OK to keep checking ourselves in order to grow.
info_outline Not Backing Down 06/30/2021
Not Backing Down Danielle Dell'Olio is a TikToker with 500k+ followers who discusses true crime cases, justice for Johnny Depp and other causes. Erin and Sausha talk with Danielle about the importance of women occupying spaces like social media to have their voices heard, continuing tough conversations and how Danielle appreciates interaction she sees from Generation Z.
info_outline Instagram Official 06/16/2021
Instagram Official Erin and Sausha are back after a small hiatus, and they're discussing the lack of representation for women's sports on the SportsCenter Instagram account. That leads to a number of other discussions around the topic, of course, because it's both disappointing and not at all surprising that this continues to happen.
info_outline Women are Awesome, Support Them 05/26/2021
Women are Awesome, Support Them Erin and Sausha run down the latest news on women in sports, from Nebraska basketball's new hire to Simone Biles' history-making vault to stories that are frustrating but still need attention. Women are awesome, of course, so let's support them.
info_outline It's Mail Time! 05/05/2021
It's Mail Time! Erin and Sausha are back with another installment of the Mind Your Own Podcast mailbag and they have plenty of questions to answer thanks to you. They dive into everything from switching lives with a Husker, watching The Circle and supporting women in sports.