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Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 21

Coaches Tony Ersland and Leroy Vega join hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss Matt Ramos winning the U.S. Open last month and preview his chances this weekend at World Team Trials in Coralville, Iowa. They also discuss other performances at the U.S. Open and celebrate recent Purdue Wrestling graduates.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 20

1988 Olympic Gold Medalist and Wrestling Hall of Famer Kenny Monday joins Coach Tony Ersland and the guys this week to discuss his life in wrestling, his Olympic journey and what led him to coaching. Monday, a three-time Olympian and two-time Olympic finalist, was also a three-time NCAA finalist, winning the 1984 title at 150 lbs. He is currently the head wrestling coach at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 19

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss results from Big Ten Championships and preview the road ahead at NCAA Championships, including seeds and draws for the seven Boilermakers headed to Detroit.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 18

Head coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss NCAA Bid Allocations and Big Ten Championships Pre-Seeds. The guys also preview this weekend's conference championship event in Lincoln, Neb.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 17

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the team's bye week, the latest coaches rankings and RPI while also previewing this weekend's dual at Northwestern, where the Boilermakers will wrap up the regular season.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 16

Coach Tony Ersland joins host Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss dual wins over Indiana and Minnesota, who is performing well right now and what it all means with a week left in the regular season. They also discuss fun in a blizzard and talk a little Boilermaker Basketball after witnessing the program's big win over Illinois this week.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 15

This week, Shane Sparks, the voice of wrestling on the B1G Network and ESPN, joins Coach Tony Ersland and hosts Cory Palm and Tanner Lipsett to discuss the current state of the sport, recent results for the Boilermakers and upcoming action. They also discuss Sparks' path to becoming a network television luminary and what he thinks of the Big Ten this season.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 14

Coach Tony Ersland and hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm recap the Michigan State dual and preview a HUGE weekend at home as the Boilermakers welcome Illinois and Wisconsin to town.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 13

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the weekend road trip to Nebraska and Iowa, breaks down the big win over the Cornhuskers and what can be learned from the competition in Iowa City. The guys also talk about the latest national rankings, which find the Boilermakers up to No. 12 in the nation, and preview this weekend's action against Michigan State.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 12

Head coach Tony Ersland talks about returning to his roots last month to take on Iowa State in his high school gym in Humboldt, Iowa, before discussing the madness of the 2021 Illinois Matmen Open to wrap up the calendar year in Hoffman Estates, Ill. Coach Ersland and hosts Cory Palm and Tanner Lipsett then preview this weekend's action against Nebraska and Iowa.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 11

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Cory Palm and Tanner Lipsett to discuss the results from the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational, what lessons can be learned from the elite competition and how the team can use those lessons going forward. They also preview the Dec. 19 dual with No. 13 Iowa State in Ersland's hometown of Humboldt, Iowa.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 10

Head coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to recap the Boilermaker Duals and preview the upcoming trip to the Cliff Keen Las Vegas Invitational.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 9

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss National Signing Day, the recruiting landscape and season-opening dual wins over Drexel and Rider last weekend.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 8

Head coach Tony Ersland and hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm go through the 2021-22 Boilermaker lineup, recap last weekend's wrestle-offs and preview the season's opening weekend with duals at Drexel and Rider.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 7

Head coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the official kickoff to the 2021-22 season. The guys discuss Parent's Weekend, the importance of Wrestle-Offs, the announcement of the Hoops and Headlocks event coming in January and the results from last weekend's Super 32 event.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 6

Head Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the first official week of the 2021-22 season as practice gets underway. The guys also discuss upcoming Wrestle-Offs, a special Super 32 training camp and Parent's Weekend as the team gears up for the beginning of the dual season.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 5

Head Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to take you inside what a recruiting visit is like at Purdue University, which can range from walking on the field at a sold-out football game, meeting legendary Boilermakers like Drew Brees and even going axe-throwing. The guys also talk about the upcoming World Championships in Oslo and what steps Purdue Wrestling is taking to ensure future world teams will include Boilermakers.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 4

Coach Tony Ersland and host Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm go over the Big Ten Dual schedule, released earlier this week, and talk about other hot topics in the world of wrestling, including the Who's #1? Event this weekend in Dallas and the USA World Team Trials held last week in Nebraska.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 3

Peyton Stovall, Purdue's Assistant Athletics Director for Student-Athlete Development, joins Coach Tony Ersland and hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to talk about programs in place at Purdue to help ensure Boilermaker student-athletes get a complete college experience during their time on campus.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 2

Super senior Max Lyon joins Coach Tony Ersland and hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss his summer, the process of deciding on utilizing his CoVid Exemption year and why "Field of Dreams" is a superior movie to "Hoosiers". 0:00 - Welcome Max Lyon 2:34 - One More Year 4:52 - Summer work 9:15 - Summer wrestling 13:35 - No redshirt, “It goes fast.” 17:50 - Future planning 24:00 - Writing a book? 28:00 - Field of Dreams

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 3, Episode 1

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to take a DEEP dive into the results from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, what the success of USA Wrestling can mean for the sport in America and the experience Coach Ersland has working with champions and medalists on the Olympic and World Championship level.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 24

Coach Tony Ersland talks about U-23 results, the non-conference schedule release and the newly opened active recruiting window in the latest podcast. Discussions also range from mullets to a doppelgänger for Coach Ersland that has him nearly fall out of his chair with laughter.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 23

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss end-of-year awards, the state of collegiate wrestling as it relates to the NCAA transfer portal, who is competing in this weekend's Senior and Junior Nationals in Coralville, Iowa and thoughts on the University of Missouri wrestling program moving back to the Big 12. Coach Ersland also gives one more pitch for contributing to the Purdue Day of Giving.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 22

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to dissect the results from the 2021 NCAA Championships which saw eight Boilermakers record at least one win and two come within one match of the podium. Coach Ersland also does some big-picture talk on what the championships meant to the sport and to his program and we revisit a spot-on impersonation of Coach by none other than Christian Brunner.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 21

Senior Devin Schroder joins the show this week to talk about his HUGE announcement that he is returning for the 2021-22 season! Coach Ersland talks about Devin and fellow future super senior Max Lyon, what the move means for the team and what it says about the culture of Purdue Wrestling.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 20

Coach Tony Ersland joins hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the results from the 2021 Big Ten Championships, who performed well and what the team still needs to work on as eight Boilermakers get ready for next week's NCAA Championships in St. Louis.

Always Aggressive Podcast | 2021 Big Ten Championships Special

Coach Ersland, Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm go through the brackets for the 2021 Big Ten Championships.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 19

MatScout Willie joins the show today to talk about a wide array of topics! Willie Saylor joins Coach Tony Ersland and hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to preview Big Ten Championships, discuss the current state of college wrestling and high school recruiting.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 18

Coach Tony Ersland joins Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to discuss the regular season finale, a 38-3 dual meet victory over in-state rival Indiana, a meet that saw the Boilermakers win nine of 10 bouts, including six bonus point victories. Coach Ersland talks about the lessons learned in the final dual of the year and the points of emphasis as the team prepares now for championship season.

Always Aggressive Podcast | Season 2, Episode 17

Coach Tony Ersland sits down with hosts Tanner Lipsett and Cory Palm to talk about NCAA Auto-Bid Allocations for each conference and how it affects the Big Ten and the Boilermakers. They also discuss the dual win at Michigan State last Friday night and the upcoming rivalry matchup with Indiana Monday night on the BTN.