SAN ANTONIO, January 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the launch of a new local morning show in San Antonio on Y-100 / KCYY featuring broadcast team Frito & Katy whose decade-long era at College Station ended last month. Their new show will debut on Y-100 on January 10.

Tucker “Frito” Young and Katy dempsey have racked up a variety of awards during their historic journey at College Station, including eight Best of the Brazos Valley ‘Best Radio Personality’ awards, the 2021 National Association of Broadcasters’ Personality of the Year award and the 2017 Marconi , 2018 and 2021 Station of the year award. They also received three NAB Crystal Awards for Public Service (2012, 2016 and 2019) and the 2021 NAB Leadership Foundation Celebration of Service to America Award for local community service.

“I am thrilled to add the award winning Frito & Katy show to the Y100 line,” said Christi Brooks, KCYY Program Director. “They bring authenticity and an incredible passion to serving our local community and entertaining morning listeners in San Antonio. I can’t wait to see the new heights we will reach with our already successful Y100 team!

Young and Dempsey are graduates of the University of Texas at Austin. Young, who started his career as a Traffic Anchor, previously served as the Director of Operations for the College Station cluster. Dempsey was previously Program Director at KNDE and is a dedicated volunteer for Special Olympics-Texas and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.

“Doing radio in the morning with your best friend in a city we both love with a company like CMG is truly a dream come true,” said Frito and Katy. “Our show is community driven, and we can’t wait to serve San Antonio!”

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group, Inc. (CMG) is a leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content and exceptional people. CMG provides valuable local content to viewers in the communities in which it serves. The company’s activities mainly include 53 top performing radio stations offering all genres of content in 11 markets, 33 high quality and market leading TV stations in 20 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG’s portfolio includes the main subsidiaries of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC and MyNetworkTV, as well as several high-value news and independent stations. In addition, the company also offers a full range of national, regional, local and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut. For more information on CMG, visit www.coxmediagroup.com.