I like what I am seeing from Iowa Wrestling

The Iowa Wrestling program had another very good week.  The Hawks looked real good throughout the lineup in defeating #14 ranked Rutgers, 30-6.  Iowa won eight of ten matches including three wins with bonus points. Let’s take a look at the lineup:...

Iowa Wrestling recruits in action Jan 18-19: Results

Between events cancelled due to the weather and several wrestlers having the weekend off, it was a slow weekend of competition for our incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits.  Abe Assad won by a first period fall in a dual meet on Saturday against Geneva and Ryan Sokol...

Iowa Wrestling recruits in action: Jan 18-19

It is another big weekend of competition for incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits.  Abe Assad and Zach Glazier have home dual meets on Friday. Cobe Siebrecht will be at the 22-team Bob Lueders Invitational in Clinton, Iowa on Saturday.  Jesse Ybarra will be at the 35-team...

Iowa recruits in the national rankings

Updated national high school rankings have been released by several publications.  I want to take a moment to list where the incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits are ranked. The incoming recruits have looked great this season and several are climbing the rankings as...

DeSanto and Lugo have arrived

I had the same reaction watching both Austin DeSanto and Patricio Lugo on Sunday.  Now that’s what I have been telling everyone on my blog and podcast about. It was only a matter of time before we saw the potential of DeSanto and Lugo in competition. That time...

Now that’s Iowa Wrestling

I had to let the dust settle a little bit before writing about Iowa’s dual meet win over Minnesota, 24-10. To say that was what I wanted to see out of Iowa Wrestling is an understatement. Flat out that was the best performance of the year for the Iowa Wrestling team....