Sesker is the communication manager for USA Wrestling, and author of the definitive biography of iconic wrestler/coach Bobby Douglas, titled “Bobby Douglas: Life and Legacy of an American Wrestling Legend." Sesker will provide an update on wrestling in the Olympics and preview the 2013 World Championships taking place this fall.
Carr was a three-time NCAA Division I wrestling champion for Iowa State (1981, 1982, and 1983) and an Olympic bronze medalist in 1988. His brother Jimmy, the youngest member of any US Olympic team (he wrestled at the 1972 Munich Games), passed away last week at age 58.
“On the Mat" is a presentation of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. The show can be heard live on the Internet at www.kcnzam.com or locally in Northeast Iowa each Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Central on AM 1650, The Fan.
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