Two former mat greats for Big Ten schools -- Mark Ironside, and Mack Reiter -- will be guests this week for the “On The Mat” show for Wed., Feb. 19, the weekly broadcast announced Monday via email.
Ironside was an NCAA wrestling champion for the University of Iowa in 1997 and 1998. He currently provides match commentary for Iowa wrestling meets on KXIC radio and on television for the Iowa high school state wrestling tournament.
Reiter will enter the Glen Brand Wrestling Hall of Fame of Iowa on June 7. He wrestled for Gilbertville-Don Bosco and was the 13th person to win four Iowa high school state wrestling championships (2000-03). Reiter was also a three-time All-American for the University of Minnesota.
“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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