NC State national champion Michael Macchiavello goes On The Mat

North Carolina native Michael Macchiavello never won an ACC title, but in 2018, he won the NCAA Division I championship at 197 pounds. He joins On The Mat to talk about his run and the AWL.

Show Segments
0:05 – Justin Hoch-eye references
2:25 – Royce Alger reference!
4:40 – Previewing Michael Macchiavello on the show.
7:30 – Let's support the AWL
10:00 – Marketable stars
13:00 – What makes college wrestlers stars on campus?
21:00 – Other reasons wrestling is popular in Iowa
23:00 – Iowa-Iowa State chatter
28:45 – The new stuff coming to the Gable Museum with the renovations
34:00 – Michael Macchiavello Interview

“On the Mat” is a presentation of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum and is hosted by the Director of the Dan Gable Museum, Kyle Klingman, and Trackwrestling Content Manager Andy Hamilton.

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