Home Mat Advantage

Home Mat Advantage

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Home Mat Advantage- A homemade wrestling podcast with Sam Herring and Jude Swisher. Visit our website: www.hmawrestling.com Twitter: @HMA_Pod Email: [email protected] Personal Twitter: @SamWise_2006 & @FRL_Questioner


HMA Interview #16: Seth Gross
Nov 20 • 64 min
On Home Mat Advantage Interview #16, Sam sits down with Seth Gross to discuss his youth wrestling all the way up to his showing at the Bill Farrell. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter: @hmawrestling Shoutout to our sponsor Tony…
HMA #21: College Season Week 2 and SPECIAL guest Eli Herring!
Nov 14 • 51 min
On this episode of Home Mat Advantage, Sam and Jude briefly recap the 2nd week of NCAA college wrestling, including PSU vs Navy, the Journeymen Collegiate Classic, and Ohio State vs Stanford. Later they are joined by special guest Eli Herring to talk…
HMA Interview #15: Jason Chamberlain **BIG NEWS**
Nov 6 • 69 min
On HMA Interview #15, Sam is joined by Jason Chamberlain of Fresno State to talk about Jason’s upbringing in the sport, his experience in college at Boise State, his career in coaching, as well as some very big news that Jason drops at the end.
HMA #20: Adam Gusky’s Weight Cutting Guide, Fantasy Wrestling, & Questions!
Nov 1 • 59 min
On HMA #20, Sam & Jude discuss Adam Gusky’s book about weight cutting, their fantasy wrestling teams, and answer some of your questions! Check out Adam Gusky’s book here:…
HMA Interview #14: Kyle Snyder
Oct 25 • 51 min
On the 14th episode of Home Mat Advantage Interview Podcast, Kyle Snyder joins Sam for an amazing edition of HMA.
HMA Interview #13: Eric Thompson
Oct 22 • 64 min
Having interviewed Mark McKnight, Jude interviews another 1/3 of his coaches at M2: Eric Thompson. They talk about Eric’s growing up in Iowa, his transition to Grandview University, his coaching experience at the NLWC and at the youth and highschool…
HMA Interview #12: Mark McKnight
Oct 12 • 68 min
On this episode of Home Mat Advantage, Jude talks with NCAA All American, Pan American Champion, now youth/highschool wrestling coach, Mark McKnight.
HMA Interview #11: Michaela Beck
Oct 6 • 21 min
Michaela Beck joins Sam for HMA Interview #11 to talk her growth in Beat the Streets, her decision to move to Iowa City, and her future in the sport.
HMA Interview #10: The Greatest Mind in Wrestling, Willie Saylor
Oct 3 • 65 min
On this episode of Home Mat Advantage, Sam talks Who’s Number One with FloWrestling’s Willie Saylor! Shoutout to our sponsor Tony Rotundo with Wrestlersarewarriors.com: https://tonyrotundo.smugmug.com/WRESTLERS-ARE-WARRIORS Subscribe to our Youtube…
HMA #19: World Championships and Lots of Questions!
Sep 26 • 38 min
On this episode of Home Mat Advantage Sam and Jude wrap up the UWW World Championships recap and then answer two week’s worth of questions! Sorry about Jude’s audio, don’t really know why it sounds like he’s talking through a walkie-talkie. Shoutout to…
HMA #18: World’s Recap, Greco and Womens Discussion
Sep 20 • 29 min
On this episode of HMA Sam and Jude talk about the first 7 days of the World Championships. No questions this week, but they will all be answered soon! Shoutout to Wrestlersarewarriors.com for sponsoring our podcast.
HMA Interview #9: Mike Malinconico
Sep 16 • 66 min
On HMA Interview #9, Sam chats with Mike Mal about his wrestling, his coaching, how he got to FloWrestling, and some beach wrestling talk.
HMA Interview #8: Bryce Meredith
Sep 6 • 51 min
Today on Home Mat Advantage, Jude talks with 2x NCAA finalist Bryce Meredith about all sorts of things.
HMA Interview #7: Reece Humphrey
Aug 15 • 61 min
On episode 7 of HMA Interview Podcast, Sam sits down to chat with head coach at the NJRTC, Reece Humphrey. Reece talked about growing up wrestling in a family with a huge wrestling background, wrestling at Ohio State, his time wrestling on the freestyle…
HMA Interview #6: Sean Russell
Aug 11 • 47 min
NCAA All-American, Sean Russell talks about growing up wrestling in GA, being a part of the first ever WNO, & his transfer to the University of Minnesota
HMA Interview #5: Yianni Diakomihalis
Aug 7 • 77 min
Sam gets to hear about Yianni growing up in the sport of wrestling, his college life, his recent freestyle events, and his relationship with his brother, Greg.
HMA Interview #4: Bo Nickal
Aug 2 • 49 min
On Interview #4, Sam and Jude get to sit down and chat with Bo Nickal about growing up in Texas, his experience at PSU, his future in MMA, and more!
HMA Interview #3 - Forrest Molinari
Jul 18 • 49 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude were able to pick the brain of Forrest Molinari about her wrestling, the growth of women’s wrestling, and some HWC talk
HMA #16: Johnni DiJulius Joins HMA Once Again, Discussing Dogu, Free vs Folk….
Jul 17 • 65 min
Episode 16 is the second episode this week. On this episode, Johnni DiJulius joins HMA once again to chop it up with Sam and Jude
HMA Episode #15: The Sam, Jude and Cliff Fretwell MEGA SHOW!
Jul 14 • 79 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude are joined by Cliff Fretwell and basically ramble for an hour and twenty minutes!
HMA #14: How Dake is Gaming the System, Yasar Dogu, and Questions!
Jul 4 • 54 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude discuss the Kyle Dake controversy, preview the Yasar Dogu, and answer some excellent questions from Instagram and Twitter. Twitter: @HMA_Pod Email: [email protected] Instagram: @hma_podcast Website:…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 13: Final X: Lincoln Recap with Special Co-host the Wrestling Nomad!
Jun 20 • 73 min
On this episode of HMA Sam and Jude are joined by the Wrestling Nomad for the discussion of Final X: Lincoln.
Home Mat Advantage Episode 12: The Final X Rutgers Recap Show!
Jun 10 • 65 min
This weekend at Final X Rutgers, Jude and Sam finally met in person! Hear them talk about the insane wrestling at the RAC, the experience of being press at a huge event, and listen to special guest Eli Herring talk about chicken wings! Stay tuned for our…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 11: FINAL X RUTGERS PREVIEW
Jun 3 • 60 min
On this episode of HMA Sam and Jude discuss the excellent lineup for Final X Rutgers and answer some banger questions!
Home Mat Advantage Episode 10: Special Guest Mark Bader!
May 31 • 57 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude are joined by a special co-host and Flowrestling journalist, Mark Bader! They discuss youth wrestling, the shifting highschool weightclasses, and answer some great questions!
HMA Episode 9: WTT Recap
May 22 • 44 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude discuss the past weekend of wrestling at the World Team Trials! If you like this episode, listen to our others on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and many more platforms. Stay tuned for next week, a very…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 8: World Team Trials Preview!
May 15 • 43 min
This episode of HMA Sam and Jude preview the WTT, give some predictions, and answer some great questions! Follow us on Twitter: @HMA_Pod Email us! [email protected]
Home Mat Advantage: Interview Episode #2: Johnni DiJulius! Wrestling, Skydiving, and Fun Stories!
May 13 • 61 min
00:00 Introduction 1:00 How did Johnni and Sam meet? 3:00 Johnni and Bryce Meredith went on a trip to Europe 14:00 Sam’s favorite college teams to watch 16:00 Johnni’s early career in wrestling 19:00 Loving wrestling 30:00 Johnni’s High school career…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 7: Beat the Streets Recap!
May 8 • 45 min
On this episode of HMA, Sam and Jude discuss the Beat the Streets event, possible future matchups, and some handy takes on “postseason” strength and conditioning! Order of Show: 0:00 Introduction 0:01 Recap Busiello/Aragona from BTS 0:04 Recap…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 6: U.S. Open- MEGA RECAP SHOW!
May 1 • 63 min
Order of Show: 0:0- Introduction 0:50- 57kg US Open Recap 10:30- 61kg US Open Recap 17:20- 65kg US Open Recap 25:00- 70kg US Open Recap 32:35- 74kg US Open Recap 38:38- 79kg US Open Recap 43:03- 86kg US Open Recap 49:54- 92kg US Open Recap 54:20- 97kg US…
Home Mat Advantage Episode 5: U.S. Open MEGA SHOW! Picks, predictions, and more!
Apr 24 • 43 min
This episode of HMA Sam and Jude talk U.S. Open and answer some amazing questions!
Home Mat Advantage: Interview Episode #1- BIG news from Olympian, Dan Dennis
Apr 23 • 24 min
On this bonus episode of HMA, Jude and Sam interview Olympian, Dan Dennis and hear some special news regarding the future.
Home Mat Advantage Episode 4: The Love of Wrestling, Folkstyle into Freestyle and More!
Apr 18 • 30 min
On this Episode we discuss how to help your children love wrestling, the transition from folkstyle into freestyle and greco, and more!
Home Mat Advantage: Episode 3- Beat the Streets, US Open, and more!!
Apr 10 • 30 min
On episode 3 we converse about the coming events in the freestyle season, and we answer some GREAT questions from listeners.
Home Mat Advantage: Episode 2- 2020 Team Predictions, NHSCA Experience, and More
Apr 3 • 26 min
On episode 2 we discuss our 2020 team race predictions, Jude’s impression of NHSCA for the first time, and answer our listener’s questions.
Home Mat Advantage: Episode 1- NCAA Tournament Recap
Mar 27 • 23 min
This is our first episode where we briefly discuss the NCAA Tournament from last week.