December 24, 2013 - Sam Madonia, Flynn Hanners and crew donned their Christmas spirit at hosted their 14th annual live Christmas show on Sports Radio 1450 in Springfield, Illinois. The show featured a live band, breakfast, and multiple guests.
December 15, 2013 - Sports Radio 1450 hosted its annual Athlete of the Week Banquet at the KC Hall in Springfield. Play-by-Play announcers Sam Madonia, John Levin, Steve Bridge, and Tim Schweizer presented the awards, and dinner was catered by the DublinPub.
August 30, 2013 - Sports Radio 1450's Sam Madonia was honored by Sacred Heart-Griffin (SHG) High School for 25 years of broadcasting SHG football games. Madonia was surrounded by his family as he wasgiven a gold football helmet in appreciation. Madonia is also the host of AM Springfield weekday mornings on Sports Radio 1450.