Joe Gibbons to go ‘On the Mat’ this week

By Kyle Klingman | April 28, 2014, 2:36 p.m. (ET)
Joe Gibbons will go “On the Mat” this Wednesday, April 30.

“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 or locally in Northeast Iowa each Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 PM Central on AM 1650, The Fan.

This week’s show will air from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. due to a Chicago Cubs game.

A podcast of the show is available on

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Gibbons was a four-time Iowa high school state wrestling champion for Waterloo Columbus and Ames High School. He was also a four-time All-American and an NCAA champion for Iowa State. The Gibbons family will receive the Family Legacy Award at the Glen Brand Wrestling Hall of Fame of Iowa on June 7 in Waterloo.