Gilman captures Bronze at Continental Cup in Russia

Thomas Gilman of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club captured a bronze medal at 57kg/125.5 lbs. at the Continetal Cup in Khasavjurt, Russia.  Gilman dropped his first match to Mutaliev of Russia 10-8. In the bronze medal match, Gilman defeated Saliikh Muradov of Russia 6-0. ...

Notes from Opening Day

Opening Day of Iowa Wrestling practice is always a big day for me.   That special day was yesterday as the 2019-2020 edition of Iowa Wrestling got to work with their official first practice of the season. Some of my best memories of Iowa Wrestling are from the...

Recruiting update after Who’s #1

Who’s #1 in Carver Hawkeye Arena was not only a great and entertaining event to watch, it was an amazing look at recruiting.  As you know, recruiting is always at the top of my list. I knew that the Iowa recruits were going to have very tough matches that would be...

Gilman wins title in Dagestan, Russia

Thomas Gilman of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club captured a Gold at 57kg/125.5 lbs. at the Yusup Abdusalamov International in Botlikh, Dagestan, Russia. Gilman went 5-0 on the day to win the title over wrestlers mainly from Russia.  Gilman received a full length cloak,...

Open Iowa Wrestling practice Saturday

Iowa Wrestling will have practice open to the public this Saturday, October 12 at 11 AM.  Doors of the Iowa Wrestling room in the Dan Gable Complex will open at 10 AM. The bleachers will be pulled out and fans are welcomed to attend. The practice season begins...

Gilman competing in Dagestan

According to Ivan_FSwrestling on Twitter, Thomas Gilman of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club is competing in the Abdusalamov Prix in Dagestan, Russia today.  Gilman is the only American wrestlers competing.   Gilman’s first round opponent at 57kg is A. Guvajokov. The bracket...