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Featuring the semi-daily Short Time Wrestling Podcast hosted by three-time wrestling broadcaster and journalist of the year, Jason Bryant, the podcast series by TheOpenMat.com also features the On The Mat weekly radio show hosted by Kyle Klingman of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. Weekly web-specific episodes are also released, as well as interviews from the top names in college, high school and international wrestling.

Featuring the semi-daily Short Time Wrestling Podcast hosted by three-time wrestling broadcaster and journalist of the year, Jason Bryant, the podcast series by TheOpenMat.com also features the On The Mat weekly radio show hosted by Kyle Klingman of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. Weekly web-specific episodes are also released, as well as interviews from the top names in college, high school and international wrestling.
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St. Paul, MN

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Featuring the semi-daily Short Time Wrestling Podcast hosted by three-time wrestling broadcaster and journalist of the year, Jason Bryant, the podcast series by TheOpenMat.com also features the On The Mat weekly radio show hosted by Kyle Klingman of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. Weekly web-specific episodes are also released, as well as interviews from the top names in college, high school and international wrestling.

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@theopenmat

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English


Episodes

Updates on Mat Talk Online's summer shows and projects with host Jason Bryant - ST437

6/4/2018
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Host Jason Bryant updates listeners and contributors of the network on what's coming up this summer from a show perspective and some of the projects being undertaken with the Almanac site and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. The Short Time Time Wrestling Podcast is proudly supported by Compound Clothing. And if you haven't already, leave a rating and a review on Apple Podcasts. JOIN THE TEAM And if you're a fan of the extensive and broad-based reach of the shows on the Mat Talk...

Duration:00:21:53

Danny Irwin continues the momentum at Division II Wheeling Jesuit - ST437

5/29/2018
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Danny Irwin picked a prime time to take over as the head wrestling coach at Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, West Virginia. The Indiana native and Manchester alum spent most of his career in Division III coaching at Wabash. With WJU founding coach Sean Doyle now in administration, Irwin is now leading the #CardinalCulture. On Episode 437 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, Irwin will talk about his desire to be a coach, what he learned while coaching at Wabash, how WJU is part of...

Duration:00:45:59

Sanctioning H.S. Girls wrestling with USAW Committee members Joan Fulp and Andrea Yamamoto - ST436

5/24/2018
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The rise of women and girls in wrestling has been well-documented. From the first U.S. team sent to compete at the World Championships to Helen Maroulis' historic Olympic gold, the participation and acceptance continues to grow. On Episode 436 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with Joan Fulp and Andrea Yamamoto, two members of USA Wrestling's Girls High School Development Committee. The goal of the committee is to work on sanctioning high school girls wrestling in every...

Duration:01:07:17

Nancy Schultz Vitangeli brings the famed Beloglazov brothers to the U.S. for a summer of camps - ST435

5/21/2018
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Episode 435 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast visits with Nancy Schultz Vitangeli as she talks about this summer's Beloglazov Brothers Camp tour that's barnstorming across the U.S. and Canada. Where can you find these camps and why should people know about how great the Beloglazov brothers were as wrestlers and are as clinicians? The Short Time Time Wrestling Podcast is proudly supported by Compound Clothing. And if you haven't already, leave a rating and a review on Apple...

Duration:00:41:41

Truman State A.D. Jerry Wollmering on the cut of wrestling and men's tennis

5/17/2018
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Episode 434 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast approaches the situation at Division II Truman State University in Missouri with its Athletic Director Jerry Wollmering. On May 2, the school announced it was going to cut wrestling and men's tennis as a cost-cutting measure to help combat cuts in funding school-wide. We'll ask Wollmering why the coaches of the respective teams weren't given the opportunity first to raise funds, what any potential timeline looks like and how this decision...

Duration:00:41:58

Beat the Streets Executive Director Jeff Marsh - ST433

5/14/2018
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Jeff Marsh wrestled at the University of Michigan and has spent time coaching with one of the top clubs in the country at Edge in Hoboken, N.J. Currently the Executive Director of the national arm of Beat the Streets, Marsh talks about the upcoming Rumble on the River set for New York City on May 17, the development of Beat the Streets nationwide, the differences between the chapters, specifically New York and what we can expect from the group in the future. The Short Time Time...

Duration:01:02:41

Kevin Emily outlines the foundation and formation of his Pathfinder books - ST432

5/8/2018
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What started as a project for Black History Month a few years ago turned into something bigger for South Carolina high school wrestling coach Kevin Emily. On Episode 432 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with Emily about his two books, Pathfinder and Pathfinder Vol. 2. Emily, who coaches at Midland Valley High School in Graniteville, S.C., has spent a lifetime around wrestling. Prior to moving back to his family in South Carolina, Emily coached at storied West High School...

Duration:01:10:01

Wrestler turned stand-up comic and MMA Roasted host Adam Hunter - ST431

5/4/2018
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Stand-up comedian Adam Hunter has carved out a popular and hilarious spot amongst the sports world. A New York native who was a successful wrestler in Maine in high school, Hunter is the host of the popular MMA Roasted podcast. His Twitter handle of the same name fires funny quips about fighters from around the world. On Episode 431 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with Hunter about his wrestling background, why he likes interviewing MMA fighters with wrestling...

Duration:00:46:39

Little Rock A.D. Chasse Conque welcomes Division I wrestling to Arkansas - ST430

4/30/2018
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When short-sighted administrations opt to cut opportunities for potential students, people get upset. When forward-thinking people decide that growing opportunities is the best course of action, we celebrate, especially in wrestling. On Episode 430 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we talk with Chasse Conque, Director of Athletics at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, or simply Little Rock, about the addition of varsity wrestling to the school's Division I athletics...

Duration:00:38:03

USA Wrestling Director of Communications and Special Projects Gary Abbott - ST429

4/24/2018
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Gary Abbott is approaching the 30-year mark as the Director of Communications and Special Projects at USA Wrestling. With the Marine Corps U.S. Open coming up this weekend in Las Vegas, it's a busy time for the entire USA Wrestling staff. Abbott talks about his foundations in wrestling media, working with his college coach Carl Adams with the Wrestling Masters magazine, and the evolution of wrestling coverage in the era before the internet to the 2001 purchase of TheMat.com. Abbott...

Duration:00:41:19

Understanding Eastern Michigan's "funny money" with accounting professor Howard Bunsis

4/17/2018
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Eastern Michigan University decided to drop four sports on March 21, citing a savings of 2.4 million dollars. Wrestling was among those four sports. On Episode 428 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we talk with Eastern Michigan accounting professor Howard Bunsis, who has been critical of the cuts and claims Eastern Michigan will actually lose money by cutting four sports. Bunsis was a faculty representative for the NCAA until 2005. He's been critical of the school's spending on...

Duration:00:31:33

Talking Dream Team Classic with IndianaMat's Joe Caprino - ST427

4/10/2018
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The 21st annual Dream Team Classic from Cliff Keen and Wrestling USA Magazine will head to Indiana for the first time and here to talk about it on the Short Time Wrestling Podcast is the man behind IndianaMat.com, Joe Caprino. Headlining the senior class for the Hoosier State is Brayton Lee, Lucas Davison and Mason Parris. The event will be streamed live on Flowrestling on April 14 at 6 p.m. Eastern from Brownsburg High School in Brownsburg, Indiana. Caprino will give us a...

Duration:00:45:48

Michigan All-American Dom Abounader finally gets the monkey off his back - ST426

4/6/2018
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Ohio native Dom Abounader has been one of the best 184-pounders in the country throughout the course of his career at the University of Michigan. In three previous trips to the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships, he came up short, failing to place each year. On Episode 426 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we talk to the Michigan senior about what it was finally like to breakthrough and finish his career on the podium. Abounader will share his history in wrestling, what it was...

Duration:00:41:33

National finalist Ronnie Perry of Lock Haven on his development in Mat Town - ST425

4/3/2018
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How does a wrestler go from seventh in the state to the NCAA finals? On Episode 425 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with Lock Haven's Ronnie Perry on how he did just that at 149 pounds at the 2018 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. Perry jumped several weights after graduating from Solanco High School in Lancaster County, Pa. He started at 125 pounds as head coach Scott Moore was just getting his feet wet as the Bald Eagles' head coach. After five years and some...

Duration:00:42:30

Duke's two-time All-American Jacob Kasper on his next steps and dealing with Crohn's disease - ST424

3/30/2018
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The man, the myth, the Duke king of cutting promos, Jacob Kasper finally joins the Short Time Wrestling Podcast for Episode 424. The Ohio native talks about his run to a second All-American finish, being able to represent his hometown of Lexington as one of two All-Americans across the various NCAA wrestling divisions and one of two Kaspers to wrestle in the postseason. He also explains the situation he's trying to right with Duke wrestling's lack of scholarships, what life is like with...

Duration:01:01:55

North Carolina's Troy Heilmann makes the most of his last shot - ST423

3/27/2018
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North Carolina's Troy Heilmann was highly regarded coming out of New Jersey's South Plainfield High School. A three-time state finalist and four-time placewinner, he chose to compete at North Carolina for then coach C.D. Mock and head assistant Cary Kolat. On Episode 423 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, Heilmann talks about the journey from a middling middleweight at North Carolina to All-American, earning a sixth-place finish in his final trip to the NCAA Division I Championships....

Duration:00:34:27

Kent State's Kyle Conel, All-American wrestler and avid gamer - ST422

3/20/2018
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Undoubtedly one of the most-talked about stories from the 2018 NCAA Division I Championships was the run to third place by Kent State's Kyle Conel. On Episode 422 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with Conel about his run through the tournament, avenging losses along the way and why he stepped away from wrestling last year. Conel is also an avid gamer and aspires to be a video game designer and developer. We jump into the weeds about playing video games, the desire to do...

Duration:00:47:48

NCAA Division I Wrestling Coach Press Conference: Santoro, Sanderson, Jones, B. Smith, Ryan - ST421

3/14/2018
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NCAA Division I Coach Press Conference with Pat Santoro of Lehigh, Cael Sanderson of Lehigh, Zeke Jones of Arizona State, Brian Smith of Missouri and Tom Ryan of Ohio State. GET THE GUIDE! Order the single greatest preview guide ever assembled for the 2018 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships right now! Order now using the promo code "podcast" to save $5. Guide will be digitally delivered March 13! The Short Time Time Wrestling Podcast is proudly supported by Compound...

Duration:00:28:20

NCAA Division I Athlete Press Conference: Cruz, Meredith, Retherford, Snyder - ST420

3/14/2018
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NCAA Division I Athlete Press Conference with Darian Cruz of Lehigh, Bryce Meredith of Wyoming, Zain Retherford of Penn State and Kyle Snyder of Ohio State. GET THE GUIDE! Order the single greatest preview guide ever assembled for the 2018 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships right now! Order now using the promo code "podcast" to save $5. Guide will be digitally delivered March 13! The Short Time Time Wrestling Podcast is proudly supported by Compound Clothing. And if you...

Duration:00:25:29

Retired Drexel head coach Jack Childs on a life in wrestling - ST419

2/26/2018
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On this episode of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we go to lunch with former Drexel coach Jack Childs and talk about his life and career coaching wrestling and what life is like now as a retired wrestling coach. Before Childs led Drexel for over three decades, he was a multi-sport athlete who didn't actually wrestle in high school. How does someone with that background coach a Division I program for decades? With a respect and a presence like few in the sport, Childs has been one...

Duration:01:01:00