Shawn&Maya in the Morning


Our team

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Shawn brings a wealth of football knowledge to the panel each and every week during the season. A former stand out running back at St. Rita H.S. in Chicago and a four-year talent at Holy Cross College in Worcester, Mass. Sierra known as the Super Back, delivers a powerful punch to the panel and viewing audience. The Super-Back is a bad man!

TRS60 NFL/College Football Analyst

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Maya is the driving force behind SHAWN&MAYA in the Morning show. Known on the show as the Sports Intimidator, Akai delivers a strong, straight-forward, opinionated and intellectual approach to sports conversation. She is currently the voice of the Chicago State Cougars Mens Basketball Radio Broadcast. Akai is also a former host on WSCR 670AM Sports Talk in Chicago.

Host/Sports & Cultural Analyst

About us

“Shawn&Maya in the Morning” brings a unique perspective to sports talk radio. Meeting back in 2014, Shawn and Maya have worked together on several Chicago sports talk shows and now they are bringing entertaining and forward thinking sports talk to the WKTA 1330AM/95.9FM airwaves. No sports topic is out of bounds as this talk duo seeks to inform, enlighten and engage their diverse and sports savvy audience. Tune in Every Monday-Friday 6am-9am CST


Chicago, IL, USA


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