184 lbs. Preview: Wilcke

Cash Wilcke returns to the lineup for his senior season.  He has been so close to placing the last three years at the NCAA’s.  As a freshman and sophomore Wilcke wrestled at 197 and made it to the Round of 12 at Nationals, aka The Blood Round. Last season Wilcke, from...

Molinari to compete in World Cup

Forrest Molinari of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will be competing in the World Cup. The 18th Annual Women’s Wrestling World Cup will be held in the Nakadai Sports & Recreation Park Gymnasium in Nanta, Japan on November 16-17.  Molinari, a two-time World Team...

Rathjen is a Hawk

Caleb Rathjen of Ankeny, Iowa has announced on Twitter that he will be an Iowa Hawkeye.  Rathjen placed second at 113 lbs. in 2018 and won a 3A state title at 126 lbs. last season. He will be a junior this season at Ankeny and has a 61-3 career record. Rathjen chose...

Eierman will transfer to Iowa

WOW!!!!  Jaydin Eierman announced on Instagram that he will transfer to the University of Iowa.  That is huge news for Iowa Wrestling fans. And I mean HUGE news. Eierman entered the Transfer Portal just yesterday and made his announcement today. Eierman is already a...

174 lbs. Preview: Kemerer

Iowa Wrestling fans are excited about the return of Michael Kemerer in the lineup.  We should be excited. Kemerer exploded onto the scene as a redshirt freshman out of Murrysville, PA (Franklin Regional HS) in 2017 to place third.  In 2018 Kemerer placed fourth in the...

Preseason matches for Iowa Wrestling

Iowa Wrestling will have preseason matches on Thursday and Friday.  All matches are open to the public at no charge in the Dan Gable Wrestling Complex in Carver Hawkeye Arena.   Iowa opens the season at home against Tennessee-Chattanooga on Sunday, November 17 at 2...