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
This week’s Always Aggressive Podcast features Purdue wrestling senior Max Lyon, who joins the show to discuss returning for his fifth year, how he spent the summer of 2021 and what lies ahead for the Iowa native.
Lyon is one-of-two Boilermaker wrestlers using an extra year of eligibility due to the COVID-19 pandemic and is projected as the Purdue starter at 184 pounds again this season. He is a three-time Big Ten Championship placewinner and three-time NCAA Championship qualifier, in addition to earning Academic All-Big Ten, NWCA Scholar All-America and CoSIDA Academic All-District honors.
On the show Lyon talks through his summer internship with Target, his engagement and his future plans, in addition to a potential book he plans to author with head coach Tony Ersland.