Pat Lugo of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will compete at the Henri Deglane Grand Prix in Nice, France. Lugo will be competing at 65 kg/143 lbs. on Friday, January 21.

Lugo, originally from Homestead, Florida, was a two-time All American for the University of Iowa in 2019 and 2020.

I will post a follow up blog with results.



at Nice, France 

*****Times listed are CST.

Friday, Jan. 21

3:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Qualification rounds and finals (MFS 57, 65, 74, 86, 97, 125 kg)

Saturday, Jan. 22

3:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Qualification rounds and finals (MFS 61, 70, 79, 92 kg)


U.S. men’s freestyle roster

61 kg: Daniel Deshazer (Titan Mercury WC)

65 kg: Tony Tolbert (Beat the Streets Philadelphia)

65 kg: Yianni Diakomihalis (Spartan Combat WC/Titan Mercury WC)

65 kg: Pat Lugo (Hawkeye WC/Titan Mercury WC)

70 kg: Austin Headlee (Tarheel WC/Sunkist Kids)

74 kg: Chance Marsteller (Titan Mercury WC)

79 kg: Devin Skatzka (Spartan Combat WC/Titan Mercury WC)

79 kg: David McFadden (Pennsylvania RTC/Titan Mercury WC)

86 kg: Andrew Morgan (Spartan Combat WC)

86 kg: Mark Hall (Pennsylvania RTC/Titan Mercury WC)

86 kg: Owen Webster (Gopher WC RTC)

125 kg: Hayden Zillmer (Gopher WC RTC)


It is great to be an Iowa Wrestling fan.

Go Hawks!