Jul 18, 2017
Jeff Ragan's found a new lease on life and in wrestling. On
Episode 344 of the Short Time Wrestling Podcast, we'll talk with
Ragan who is coaching in Fargo with Team Georgia. During the high
school season, he coaches at Woodward Academy in Georgia, one of
the largest college prep schools in the nation, and according to
Ragan, the largest in the Lower 48.
Ragan, a longtime associate head coach at The Citadel before coming to the high school ranks, had one of his wrestlers reach the Cadet Finals on Monday. But the battles his wrestlers face haven't quite been the same as what he's battled. Ragan had a kidney transplant four years ago after going through two years of dialysis. He doesn't make a big thing of it, but it rubs off on the people around him, including Georgia coach Christian Flavin, who works with the Greco program in Georgia and wrestling club at Woodward.
JOIN THE TEAM
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.
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.
GET DAILY WRESTLING NEWS!
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.
SUBSCRIBE TO SHORT TIME
iTunes | Stitcher | Spreaker | iHeartRadio | TuneIn | Google Play Music | iOS App | Android App | RSS
Get the Cadet & Junior Nationals All-American Almanac, a 250-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.