Warner named Wrestler of the Week

Jacob Warner has been named as the Iowa Wrestling Fan Blog & Podcast Wrestler of the Week.  Warner had a big win at Princeton on Sunday over #2 ranked Patrick Brucki.  The match was 3-3 to start the third period. Brucki got an escape for a 4-3 lead.  Warner scored...

5 Hawks win titles at Jim Koch Open

Iowa sent nine wrestlers to the Jim Koch Open in Kenosha, Wisconsin and crowned five champs and two placed second.  Justin Stickley defeated teammate Aaron Meyer 8-5 to win the title at 141. Jeren Glosser won by a fall in 2:52 over Nathan Smith of UW-Parkside to win...

Iowa recruits in action: December 6-7

It is the big opening weekend for our incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits. We have ten incoming recruits from seven different states to follow this season.  I will do my best to get you results of all of their tournaments this season. The toughest competition for our...

Iowa is winning the takedown battles

You would think the score of 32-3 would be the most impressive numbers coming out of the Iowa win over #6 rated Wisconsin on Sunday.  I believe that 22-3 could possibly rival 32-3. That is the total of takedowns in the dual meet: Iowa 22, Wisconsin 3. That is a great...

Gilman to compete in Russia

Thomas Gilman of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will be competing in the Alans International Tournament in Vladikavkaz, Russia this weekend.  Gilman is one of seven highly respected wrestlers competing for Team USA.  Competition will begin on Saturday, December 7 at 1 AM...