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Coaches Heffernan, Schwab, Zalesky, Wirnsberger, Ersland on Takedown Wrestling

Takedown Wrestling: Two hours of talk about amateur wrestling, every Saturday
Takedown Wrestling: Two hours of talk about amateur wrestling, every Saturday
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Five top college head wrestling coaches are among the guests on Takedown Wrestling this Saturday, August 30, the weekly broadcast announced via email Thursday.

Join Scott Casber, Tim Harms, Paul Bird, Corey Lathrup and Brad Johnson live this Saturday 9-11 a.m. Central and 10 a.m.-noon Eastern live on KXNO.com, TakedownRadio.com, and I HeartRadio.com.

Wrestling fans are invited to check out Takedown Wrestling’s Super Sunday Singlet giveaway, where you can win a singlet each Sunday of the year. Just follow Takedown Wrestling on Facebook at Facebook.com/TakedownWrestling and on Twitter at @Takedownradio.

Jim Heffernan, head coach at the University of Illinois, opens the show… followed at 9:15 by Mark Schwab, who heads up the program at the University of Northern Iowa. At 9:35, John Licata from Wrestlers in Business will talk about the 2014 NWCA (National Wrestling Coaches Association) All-Star Classic, to be held at the University of Pennsylvania.

In the second hour, the second guest is Jim Zalesky, Oregon State head coach. At 10:15, Bucknell University’s head coach, takes the mic… followed at 10:35 by Tony Ersland, who was selected to take the helm of the Purdue University wrestling program this summer.

Fans, athletes, coaches: This is your sport. Join in the conversation, ask questions. Call 866-333-5966 or 515-204-5966.

Takedown Wrestling is available on radio on AM 1460 KXNO, on your computer, your Blackberry or I Phone with the I Heart Radio App. KXNO.com, Takedownradio.com, I Heart Radio App.

Takedown Wrestling’s guest list for August 30:

  • 9:00: Jim Heffernan, University of Illinois head coach
  • 9:15: Mark Schwab, head coach at University of Northern Iowa
  • 9:35: John Licata, Wrestlers in Business
  • 9:50: Joey Boyens, Max Muscle Sports Nutrition Update
  • 10:00: Jim Zalesky, Oregon State head coach
  • 10:15: Dan Wirnsberger, Bucknell head coach
  • 10:35: Tony Ersland, head coach at Purdue
  • 10:50: Amy Ruble, Wildrose Casino