Recap of HWC meeting in Des Moines

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club had a meeting in Des Moines last night for area supporters.  Iowa Head Coach Tom Brands was the guest speaker. Topics included the upcoming HWC Banquet and the schedule for upcoming golf outings.  Members of the HWC Inner Circle have created...

Gallagher tops new Recruiting Wish List

It is time to update my Iowa Wrestling Recruiting Wish List. The Iowa program is stacked and deep with talented and tough wrestlers and getting even better with the incoming committed recruits.  We all know recruiting is where it is at to build a national championship...

Ybarra to compete at FloNationals

Incoming Iowa Wrestling recruit Jesse Ybarra will be competing at FloNationals this weekend.  This is a tough tournament that draws in wrestlers from around the country that will also serve as the 2019 Men’s Cadet Pan American Team Trials.  Wrestlers who place in the...

Dan Gable Golf Tournament on June 7

The 2019 Dan Gable Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 7. The action will begin at 8 AM at the Prairie Links Golf Course in Waverly, IA.  The National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum will be hosting the tournament. Proceeds from the...

2020 will be a great year to be a wrestling fan

Coming out of the 2019 season, college wrestling has never been more popular.  The NCAA National Tournament was on the ESPN channels for all sessions and the ratings were very strong with an increase in viewers. As fans we were able to see dual meets on ESPN as well....

Fiser selected for Viginia Chapter NWHOF

Travis Fiser has been introduced as a member of the Class of 2019 in the Virginia Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame.  Fiser will enter the hall with the Lifetime Service to Wrestling award at the honors banquet on April 27. Fiser is the Head Coach of the...