Today Jim Piper’s guest represents two of his favorite things; high school sports and specifically, wrestling.  Randy Gallegos is the head wrestling coach at Denver East High School in Denver Colorado.  Even though Randy was a state champion high school wrestler and a nationally ranked college wrestler, he had never considered coaching until his pastor “persuaded” him to help out the wrestling coach at Denver East High School.  That was over 23 years ago and he is still there today coaching young men and young women.

In Coach Randy’s world, it’s not only about wrestling.  It’s also about taking what you learn through success on the mat and applying it to your life and your faith. Wrestling coach Randy Gallegos shares a couple of amazing stories about athletes that have passed through his program and his life.  This is an inspirational episode that will lift your spirits and remind you that sometimes you are where you’re supposed to be in your life, even when you may have doubts.

For our other sports enthusiast listeners out there, you may also enjoy last week’s episode featuring NCAA basketball referee James Ford. He shares the fun and struggles of being a basketball referee. Check it out!

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