Helmets & Heels


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Hosted by Lauren Brooks, Taylor Doll, Donna Murphy & Mia O’Brien

Tuesday, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

It may be ‘girl talk’, but it’s all about sports. If you want to hear some of the most fascinating sports talk around including top local and national hot topics, then tune in to Lauren, Taylor, Donna & Mia breaking it all down every Tuesday from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM on Helmets & Heels – the first all-female sports talk radio show in the country! Here, you’ll learn about the unique female perspective on all kinds of pressing issues. And rest assured, the opinions of these hosts are as varied from one-to-another as they are to many of their male counterparts.

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Helmets & Heels crew

Station Team

Lauren Brooks

Lauren is an extremely busy sports broadcaster at 1010 XL/92.5 FM. Lauren is a co-host on The Frangie Show and has been the lead host on Helmets & Heels since its inception in 2014. Lauren graduated from Bishop Kenny and the University of Florida, she loves living at the beach.

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Donna Murphy

Born in Rhode Island and raised in Port Orange, FL, Donna Murphy grew up dancing for 20 years while watching football, baseball and hockey. Donna toured professionally with "Sesame Street Live" until an injury ended her dancing career. Then it was time for sports. Donna worked for NHRA, the Richard Petty Racing Experience and the :16 Pit Stop challenge at Daytona USA. She attended broadcasting school and interned at the Motor Racing Network (MRN), before meeting her husband and relocating to the First Coast. Donna is both a full-time mom and a full-time member of the 1010 XL/92.5 FM team.

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Taylor Doll

Taylor Doll was born in Jacksonville but spent much of her youth in Northwest Indiana where she grew up immersed in the Chicago sports scene spurred along by her grandfather’s fandom. After graduating from the University of South Florida, Taylor won an internship at 1010XL/92.5 FM, which she parlayed into her current responsibilities. These include hosting the station’s Local Sports Updates throughout the day, serving as Social Media Director for all accounts, and as Co-Host of Helmets & Heels on Tuesday evenings. 

Mia O'Brien

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Mia O’Brien

Mia O’Brien joined 1010XL (in an official capacity) in August 2021. She has been a Sports Anchor/Reporter at First Coast News (NBC/ABC) since September 2018. She covers any and everything sports here in Northeast Florida, from the Jacksonville Jaguars to the PGA Tour to college sports to prep sports.