Incoming Iowa Wrestling recruit Anthony Cassioppi received two awards. The IWCOA (Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association) named Cassioppi as the 2018 3A Scholastic Wrestler of the Year and the 2018 3A Outstanding Wrestler of the Year.
Cassioppi, from Hononegah High School (Roscoe, IL), recently wrapped up a dominating senior season in winning the 3A state title at Hwt and also won a title at Folkstyle Nationals. Last year Cassioppi won a rare Triple Crown by winning Folkstyle Nationals and a Junior Nationals title in both Freestyle and Greco-Roman as well as winning a Gold medal at the Pan Am Games in both Freestyle and Greco-Roman.
Cassioppi is a 4.0 GPA student and a member of the Iowa Wrestling Recruiting Class of 2018.