picture of 2021 UWW Junior and Senior Nationals

Completed, Apr 30-May 2

With 10 Junior World Team spots on the line in both freestyle and Greco-Roman, and the top-five placers qualifying for the 2021 Senior World Team Trials, you won't want to miss the action from inside the Xtream Arena in Coralville, IA.

Austin Schafer

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Austin Schafer | The Bader Show

May 4, 2021

Watch the replay of The Bader Show from May 4, 2021, with Austin Schafer.

Austin Schafer

0:00 - Takeaways from the weekend.

2:00 - Austin’s introduction to wrestling. 

4:00 - Developing a passion for the sport.

6:00 - Reasons to wrestle in college.

10:00 - Not-so-stellar high school credentials.

11:00 - Army first; Oklahoma State second.

12:30 - Wrestling light at heavyweight.

15:30 - Tough love.

16:30 - Why did things start to click?

19:00 - Austin Schafer: The most interesting man in the world.

20:00 - ‘I think I’m hilarious.’

24:00 - ‘Coming up short kept me hungry.’

27:00 - Diverse training environments.

29:00 - ‘We just vibing.’ 

31:00 - Toothless titan.

33:00 - Austin’s Wacky World.

34:30 - Johny Hendricks

35:30 - Injuries and multi-year layoff.

45:00 - Wins and whoopins.