Jake Residori wants you to know he wasn't overlooked, rather he chose SIU Edwardsville on his own accord. On Episode 322 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with the Shorewood, Illinois, native about his All-American finish at the 2017 NCAA Division I Championships.

SIU Edwardsville moved to Division I in 2007, but its wrestling team wouldn't be postseason eligible until 2013. Residori became the school's first Division I All-American since Tim Wright finished third in 1987 as a Division II qualifier to the tournament. Residori has the unique distinction in becoming the first wrestling All-American since the school has been a full member of Division I.

Residori will explain the recruiting process under former coach David Ray, the transition to coach Jeremy Spates, the dynamic of assistant coaches Eric Grajales and Rossi Bruno and how exactly he set up the move of his life to earn All-American honors.

The Short Time Time Wrestling Podcast is proudly supported by Compound Clothing.

And if you haven't already, leave a rating and a review on iTunes.

iTunes | Stitcher | Spreaker | iHeartRadio | TuneIn | SoundCloud | Google Play Music | iOS App | Android App | RSS

And if you're a fan of the extensive and broad-based reach of the shows on the Mat Talk Podcast Network, become a TEAM MEMBER today. There are various levels of perks for the different levels of team membership. If you like wrestling content — scratch that — if you LOVE great wrestling content, consider becoming a team member. You'll get some cool stuff too.

You like wrestling news, right? Of course you do. Did you know you can sign up for FREE to subscribe to the Mat Talk Online DAILY WRESTLING NEWS e-mail newsletter that's published EVERY morning with the previous day's top news stories from outlets all around the globe. It's free and it's a great way to start your wrestling day.

Almanac Time!
Get the Cadet & Junior Nationals All-American Almanac, a 241-page digital download. It's available now and if you use the promo code “JB” you'll save $5 off the cover price. It's got every All-American EVER in Fargo (and the locations that were before Fargo) and every breakdown by year and state. Oh, you know this guy who says he placed at Juniors? Fact check him or her quickly by buying one now!

Looking to start a podcast of your own?
Get a free month with Libsyn by using the promo code MTO when you sign up. You'll get the remainder of the month from when you sign up as well as the next month free. It'll be enough time to kick the tires and lights some fires.

Liked it? Take a second to support Mat Talk Online on Patreon!
Become a patron at Patreon!
Share This