HWC Social in Ames before Iowa-Iowa State dual meet

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club will have a pre-match social on Sunday, December 5 in Ames, Iowa before the Iowa-Iowa State wrestling meet.  Jethro’s BBQ Steak n’ Chop will host the HWC Social starting at 3 PM. Jethro’s is at 1301 Buckeye Ave. in Ames.   The...

Jace Rhodes season preview

Jace Rhodes of Mason City, Iowa was yet another recruit to commit to the Hawks after the huge recruiting weekend of October 9-10. Rhodes was a state runner-up as a freshman and placed fifth the last two years.  Rhodes won a Junior state freestyle title at 132 lbs....

Four Hawks win titles at Harold Nichols Open

Four University of Iowa wrestlers won titles at the Harold Nichols Open in Ames on Sunday. Patrick Kennedy and Aaron Costello won titles in the Open division. Kennedy had a first period pin and a tech fall before defeating Isaac Judge of Iowa State by a 20-3 tech fall...

Kolby Franklin season preview

Iowa went into the heart of Pennsylvania to get elite recruit Kolby Franklin.  Franklin’s home town of Dubois, PA is only 59 miles from State College, the home of Penn State. This recruit has a level of physicality, skill set, toughness and athleticism that will make...

It will be Iowa-Army on Sunday, November 28

There has been a change of plans Iowa Wrestling fans. Originally Iowa was to meet Oregon State today (Saturday) at 2 PM. Due to a conflict in travel the meet was moved to Sunday. Now the Iowa-Oregon State dual meet has been cancelled. Oregon State was unable to make...

Season preview for Mickey Griffith

Mickey Griffith of Des Moines Lincoln committed to Iowa over the huge recruiting weekend of Oct 9-10. Iowa went on a roll from that recruiting weekend and received commitments from several instate recruits. A state runner-up at 170 as a sophomore, Griffith won a state...