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  • from Mat Talk Online 01/25/22 5:19 PM

    The top rivalry in Division III wrestling resumes on Thursday, January 27 at Si Melby Hall in Minneapolis as Wartburg will visit Augsburg. The host Auggies have won 13 NCAA Division III titles while the Knights have won 14. Wartburg is riding a four-match win streak in the series. The two schools ty...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/25/22 4:18 AM

    A look back at the week of Division I college wrestling with How The Top 25 (and more) Fared. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Penn State (13-0) WON #3 Michigan 29-6, #21 Michigan State 28-9 2 Iowa (11-0) WON #6 Ohio State 21-12 3 Michigan (6-1) WON #14 Rutgers 35-8, LOSS #1 Penn State […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/24/22 3:45 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/24/22 7:15 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for January 23, 2022. Iowa State wins 1,100th Prior to Sunday, there was only one program in college wrestling history to ha...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/23/22 9:13 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/22/22 6:21 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/21/22 3:55 PM

    Iowa natives Justin and Josh Portillo have been battling each other their entire lives. The twin 125-pounders took that sibling rivalry to the next level on January 15 when Josh's Nebraska-Kearney Lopers hosted Justin's Grand View Vikings an a dual between two of the top programs outside of Division...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/21/22 3:49 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/21/22 4:38 AM

    In preparation for a huge weekend of wrestling in West Lafayette, Purdue head coach Tony Ersland and his squad look ahead at home duals vs. Illinois and Wisconsin on this week's Always Aggressive Podcast. Ersland also takes a look back at Saturday's dual vs. Michigan State and the lessons his team t...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/20/22 3:35 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/19/22 8:12 PM

    Col. David Fallon, USMC, will join Glenn Gormley, Kevin Hazard and Jason Bryant on the latest Mat Stats show as part of the NWCA’s State of Wrestling Podcast. Col. Fallon has come on board with the Wrestlers in Business Network and resident statistician Glenn will break down the pros, cons, do’s and...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/19/22 8:09 PM

    Iowa natives Justin and Josh Portillo have been battling each other their entire lives. The twin 125-pounders took that sibling rivalry to the next level on January 15 when Josh's Nebraska-Kearney Lopers hosted Justin's Grand View Vikings an a dual between two of the top programs outside of Division...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/19/22 8:03 PM

    Back at home in Raleigh is the place to be for Episode 88 of the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast with host Brian Reinhardt and head wrestling coach Pat Popolizio. Today's show is simple: No. 5 NC State vs. No. 7 Virginia Tech on Friday, January 21.  That's the show. That's the entire show. Pat Popoli...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/19/22 3:47 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/19/22 2:41 AM

    During the no-fans era of college sports in 2021, one name quickly rose to the forefront of college wrestling – Rock Harrison. During Virginia Tech’s down-to-the-wire criteria win over NC State last season, ACC Network color commentator and former U.Va. wrestler Gerard “Rock” Harrison’s spirit...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/18/22 4:29 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/18/22 6:39 AM

    Eric Juergens was a four-time All-American and two-time NCAA champion for the University of Iowa from 1998-2001. Juergens is the co-owner of Young Guns, which has locations in Pennsylvania and Iowa. Juergens handles the Midwest location while former teammate John Strittmatter coordinates things in P...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/17/22 11:17 PM

    Looking back at the week in college wrestling with how everyone did in dual meet competition. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Penn State (11-0) WON #16 Rutgers 27-11 2 Iowa (10-0) WON #21 36-3, #23 Northwestern 33-6 3 Michigan (5-0) WON #7 Ohio State 29-8 4 Oklahoma State (9-0) WON Columba 35-6 5 NC [&...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/17/22 5:09 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/17/22 4:27 AM

    One thing that quarantine will do for you is introduce you to new shows. Wrestling photographer Tony Rotundo and one of my groomsmen, Nate Schy, both suggested I watch Letterkenny. To be fair, (TO BE FAIR!), I’ve been a bit busy during the wrestling season and my wife and I just started Yellowstone ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/16/22 7:03 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for January 15, 2022. Portillo brothers hot dog their way into overtime One of the most intriguing matchups that I can ever ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/15/22 10:10 PM

    Grand View is in the midst of two of the longest win streaks in college sports history. The Grand View dual meet win streak currently sits at 112 wins in a row and the NAIA win streak sits at 135 dual meet wins in a row. THE OVERALL STREAK Streak Date Opponent Division Score 1 […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/15/22 10:00 PM

    We're number crunching the longest college wrestling dual meet win streaks in history. What team reigns supreme in consecutive dual meet wins? Updated January 15, 2022 Rank Division Team Streak Years Broken By 1 NAIA Grand View 112 2013-Current 2 NJCAA SUNY-Delhi 92 1979-1983 Morrisville State (27-1...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/15/22 5:44 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/15/22 5:29 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for January 14, 2022. Had a good night isolated in quarantine during wrestling season. This sadly meant no Virginia Duals fo...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/14/22 7:43 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/13/22 6:40 PM

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  • from Mat Talk Online 01/13/22 6:37 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/13/22 4:23 AM

    The Moss Arts Center dual has been a unique fixture on the Virginia Tech wrestling schedule for nearly a decade. On Episode 106 of Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling, we'll get a look into things on the Moss side of things with the Moss Center's Executive Director and Virginia Tech's Associate Provost f...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/13/22 4:20 AM

    The Big Ten dual season has arrived and the Purdue wrestling team had a big first weekend, traveling to a pair of top-10 ranked conference opponents. The Boilermakers knocked off No. 9 Nebraska on Friday, earning the program's highest team dual ranking in 23 seasons in Tuesday's national coaches pol...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/12/22 7:45 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/11/22 2:27 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/11/22 5:36 AM

    Albert White grew up wrestling in the famed Harvey Twisters wrestling club in Harvey, Illinois. A high school wrestling legend and one of the nation’s top recruits coming out of high school, White had to go the junior college route before enrolling at Oklahoma State and wrestling for legendary coach...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/10/22 9:59 PM

    How the world of Division I wrestling fared in dual meet competition from January 4-10, 2022. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Iowa (8-0) WON #14 Minnesota 22-10, #15 Purdue 36-4 2 Penn State (10-0) WON Maryland 46-0, Indiana 29-11 3 Michigan (4-0) WON #21 Pittsburgh 29-12 4 Oklahoma State (8-0) WON Lit...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/10/22 9:42 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/08/22 7:49 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/06/22 8:49 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/06/22 1:53 AM

    The first episode of the Always Aggressive Podcast of 2022 is a big one, looking back at the Boilermakers' final two events of the non-conference schedule and peering ahead at the impending Big Ten dual season. Head coach Tony Ersland and the crew review some of the highlights and high-powered event...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/06/22 1:47 AM

    It's a new year but the season still rolls on as does the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast with its 8th episode. Joining award winning host Brian Reinhardt is NC State head coach Pat Popolizio and recently named ACC Co-Wrestler of the Week Ed Scott. Discussion will talk about the upcoming stretch of t...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/04/22 3:05 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/03/22 5:52 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 01/02/22 1:27 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/31/21 9:33 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/31/21 5:20 AM

    Jim Miller goes On The Mat Jim Miller won 10 NCAA Division III titles as the head coach at Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. Jim is in studio on Episode 639 of On The Mat. Miller is now the Director of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame’s Dan Gable Museum in Waterloo, Iowa. Coach Miller […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/30/21 6:59 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/29/21 5:12 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/24/21 3:10 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/23/21 6:28 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/22/21 5:00 PM

    How the Division I field of wrestling teams fared in dual meet competition from December 14-21, 2021 Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Iowa (6-0) WON #5 NC State 19-15, #17 Lehigh 28-7, Central Michigan 44-0 2 Penn State (8-0) WON #6 Arizona State 29-10, #11 Cornell 21-16, #22 Northern Iowa 29-9 3 Michig...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/22/21 3:13 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/21/21 3:34 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/20/21 7:30 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/20/21 5:49 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 19, 2021. Bronchos ride home with Midwest Classic title Despite wrestling without two starters, Central Oklahom...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/19/21 11:51 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/19/21 5:09 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 18, 2021. Bronchos leading after Day 1 in Indy Top-ranked Central Oklahoma leads after the first day of the 42n...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/17/21 10:24 PM

    Coming into this season, never before had Mt. San Antonio College came away from the California Community College wrestling championships with a championship.  That changed on Saturday, December 11 when the Mounties and head coach David Rivera won the school’s first title, outdistancing second-...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/17/21 2:40 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/17/21 5:33 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 16, 2021. Sweet Georgia … Blue? A funny thing happened when I was working on the title for this section &...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/16/21 2:40 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/16/21 1:30 AM

    Glenn Gormley of The MatStats Show are joined by host Jason Bryant for Episode 16 of the State of Wrestling Podcast, highlighting Mat Stats’ fourth episode. With Kevin Hazard under the weather, Glenn looks at predicting future success by looking at the statistics behind wrestling. What is the best p...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/15/21 4:58 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/14/21 2:25 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/13/21 3:23 PM

    How all the Division I wrestling teams fared in this week's dual meet competition, formatted in a How The Top 25 Fared breakdown. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Iowa (3-0) 2 Penn State (5-0) 3 Michigan (3-0) 4 Oklahoma State (4-0) WON #17 Oklahoma 31-3 5 NC State (3-0) WON Appalachian State 25-10 6 [&...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/13/21 2:46 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/13/21 5:28 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 12, 2021. Mount(ie) Up!With apologies to the late Warren G, it was time for the Mounties of Mt. San Antonio Col...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/12/21 8:23 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/11/21 2:57 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/11/21 5:28 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 10, 2021. Do you think KFC’s still open? Two of the nation’s longest college wrestling win streaks continued on...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/10/21 10:04 PM

    What high school weights at the Ironman had the most future star power? Here's a breakdown of all the Ironman placewinners who placed in college and where they fit during high school. Year WT Place Wrestler School College Placement 1994 103 3 Chris Vitale Nazareth Lehigh 7 5 Mike Kulczycki St. Edwar...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/10/21 4:29 PM

    Looking at the placewinners from the varsity college divisions who placed at the Walsh Ironman during their high school years. FT means “First Team” and ST means “Second Team” for the 2020 All-Americans in the canceled COVID season. Wrestler School(s) College(s) Division Plac...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/10/21 4:27 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/10/21 6:29 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 9, 2021. What can Brown do for you? The only Division I dual of the night came up in Rhode Island where the [&#...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/09/21 8:31 PM

    The NC State Wolfpack is off to a strong start to the season but will be challenged by in-state rival and always pesky Appalachian State. On Episode 86 of the #PackMentality Pop-Ins Podcast, host Brian Reinhardt and head coach Pat Popolizio discuss the recent dual victory over Gardner-Webb and the s...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/09/21 7:51 PM

    After an impressive performance at the 2021 Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, Purdue wrestling head coach Tony Ersland weighs in on the Always Aggressive Podcast to talk through the Boilermakers results and what they took away from Sin City. Ersland and company also take a look at the team's upcomi...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/09/21 2:42 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/09/21 5:29 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 8, 2021. Blugolds and Blue Hose get dubs Those who are familiar with Division III wrestling know Tim Fader is a...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/08/21 10:10 PM

    Graduate student Nathan Traxler joins Episode 105 of Inside Virginia Tech Wrestling to talk about how he's acclimating to Blacksburg. Before we introduce Traxler to #HokieNation, head coach Tony Robie talks about the first month of the season, the opener against Ohio State and the pair of big wins i...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/08/21 3:24 PM

    Looking at the wrestlers who have placed at the Walsh Ironman four times during their career. # First Last School State 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 4 David Taylor Graham OH 4 4 Zahid Valencia St. John Bosco CA 4 4 Mark Jayne Lakewood St. Edward OH 3 1 4 Chris Villalonga […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/08/21 3:08 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/07/21 9:18 PM

    Listing all 337 schools that have placed at least one wrestler at the Walsh Ironman since 1994. The tournament placed six per weight from 1994-2004 and has placed top eight since 2005. Alphabetical # School State 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 20 Akron SVSM OH 1 4 5 3 2 2 2 […]

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/07/21 8:52 PM

    Listing the 56 multiple-time winners of the prestigious Walsh Ironman. There have been two four-time champions, 14 three-time champions and 40 two-time champions going into 2021. Titles First Last School(s) State 4 David Taylor Graham OH 4 Zahid Valencia St. John Bosco CA 3 Braxton Amos Parkersburg ...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/07/21 2:34 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/06/21 4:32 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/06/21 6:12 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 5, 2021. Hawkeyes take spirited win Top-ranked Iowa topped Iowa State 22-11 in front of a raucous crowd of 9,27...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/04/21 2:11 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/03/21 5:35 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 2, 2021. Loras takes down Augsburg Coach T.J. Miller has elevated the Loras wrestling program to new heights. T...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/02/21 6:54 PM

    On December 6, 1944 – Grover Clinton Bryant Jr. was born to Eva and Clinton Bryant of Weems, Virginia. Weems is a small village on the Northern Neck that sits on the shores of the Rappahannock River. It’s small. Real freaking small. It’s where he and my mom grew up. On November 24, 2021, Grover, [&#...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/02/21 5:58 PM

    Khash Saghafi joins Kyle Klingman and Andy Hamilton as On The Mat returns now that the college wrestling season is here. Saghafi is currently the President of Liberty Home Mortgage in Ohio, but he was a former wrestler at Oklahoma State. Kyle’s been wanting to get Khash on the show for a while. List...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/02/21 5:13 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/02/21 5:26 AM

    Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for December 1, 2021. Grand View extends win streaks It’s been over eight years since Grand View University last tasted defe...

  • from Mat Talk Online 12/01/21 4:56 AM

    Back from the Turkey hangover, we’ve got college wrestling back on the mats. Jason Bryant’s College Wrestling Wrap Sheet is a look at five topics from the world of college wrestling with highlights, things you know and things you don’t. Here’s the five for November 30, 2021. Stately StatesmenWilliam...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/30/21 10:57 PM

    When 2019 NCAA champion Nick Suriano announced his move to Michigan for his final season of eligibility, the chatter in the wrestling world immediately began about the Wolverines becoming a title contender. This makes for good television, especially with Detroit serving as the host of this year’s NC...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/30/21 9:08 PM

    The Purdue wrestling team hosted its home opener, got a little break for the Thanksgiving holiday and is ready for one of the nation's top tournaments this week. Head coach Tony Ersland takes you through all this and a little more in this week's Always Aggressive Podcast. Before the holiday break, t...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/30/21 2:53 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/29/21 4:57 PM

    How all the Division I wrestling teams fared in this week's dual meet competition, formatted in a How The Top 25 Fared breakdown. Rank Team Record Last Week 1 Iowa (2-0) WON Army West Point 36-7 2 Penn State (3-0) 3 Missouri (3-0) 4 Michigan (3-0) 5 Oklahoma State (3-0) WON Drexel 45-0 6 NC […...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/29/21 4:57 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/28/21 6:35 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/25/21 3:07 PM

    Dylan Wanagiel, the Vice President of Sports Properties and Special Events for The Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey comes on the show before he cooks up some turkey to talk about the first Garden State Grapple on November 27. Wanagiel brought wrestling to Madison Square Garden with the Grappl...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/25/21 4:20 AM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...

  • from Mat Talk Online 11/23/21 3:02 PM

    There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. C...