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Authors Chapman, Kreidler to be featured in this week's edition of 'On the Mat'



This week's edition of "On the Mat" will feature authors Mike Chapman and Mark Kreidler. Chapman, who recently received the Order of Merit from the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, will discuss his latest book "Legends of the Mat". This book profiles 34 of America's greatest wrestlers.

Kreidler's book - "Four Days to Glory" - was the top selling sports book in the nation after its release according to Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble. "Four Days to Glory" follows the high school careers Jay Borshel and Dan LeClere as they attempt to become four-time Iowa High School state champions in the same year. Kreidler made a recent appearance on the CBS Early Show to promote the book.

"On the Mat" is a weekly wrestling radio program that airs every Wednesday from 6-7 p.m. Central Standard Time. The Dan Gable International Wrestling Institute and Museum in Waterloo, Iowa, hosts the show.

"On the Mat" can be heard live on the Internet at www.kcnzam.com or locally in Northeast Iowa on 1650, The Fan.

Tentative schedule of upcoming guest appearances

February 14
Tim Hartung, assistant wrestling coach at Iowa State University.
Tom Brands, head wrestling coach at the University of Iowa.
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