March 4th, 2019
One of the most highly touted recruits in Princeton history, Patrick Glory joins the Higher Standard podcast to talk about the expectations vs. realities of collegiate wrestling, his thoughts on some of his high-profile matches this season, the chemistry of the Tiger freshman class, and his favorite memories from the New Jersey State Championships. He also hits on Kolodzik/Brucki, the upcoming postseason and plenty more in this fun, all-encompassing 20-minute chat in the latest edition of the Higher Standard podcast!
January 7th, 2019
The second episode of the Higher Standard podcast features Midlands champion Patrick Brucki, who opened his season with 17 straight wins and has elevated to #3 in the national ranking. Brucki talks about winning the Midlands title as an Illinois kid, his position as a leader in the program, and what a new tattoo says about his mindset both on the mat and in life.
Interview: Patrick Brucki 3:05
December 17th, 2018
In the debut edition of the "Higher Standard" podcast, head coach Chris Ayres join the show to discuss an exciting opening stretch for the 2018-19 Princeton wrestling team. He reflects on the Lehigh win and the rest of the tough dual match schedule, and then he discusses several impressive individual performances from the early months of the season, especially from Patrick Brucki and Matthew Kolodzik. Ayres also gives some early impressions on his highly touted freshman class and ends with a quick look at Thursday's Rider match on ESPN+.
The Higher Standard podcast will run throughout the wrestling season and include interviews with wrestlers and coaches as the Tigers make their way towards March and the 2019 NCAA Championships in Pittsburgh. You can get every episode downloaded directly to your phone or computer by subscribing to "Princeton Tigers" on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get podcasts.