Iowa in new InterMat rankings

InterMat released their new rankings.  The gap between Iowa and the rest of the country continues to widen as the Hawks make their way through the Big Ten schedule.  The Hawks going on the road and scoring a 41-0 shutout at then #8 ranked Purdue was impressive. I do...

Marinelli named Wrestler of the Week

Alex Marinelli has been named as the Iowa Wrestling Fan Blog and Podcast Wrestler of the Week.  Marinelli recorded two pins over the weekend in dual meets.  Against Indiana, Marinelli pinned David Tunon in 5:34 and he pinned Tanner Webster of Purdue in 1:51. ...

Ragan to compete in Pan-Am Olympic Qualifier wrestle-offs

Alli Ragan of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will compete in the Pan American Olympic Qualifier Wrestle-offs.  Ragan will face Olympic and World champion Helen Maroulis in the preliminary match at 57kg on Saturday, February 8 in Atlanta, Georgia.  The winner then faces...

SorensenStrong bandanas now available

SorensenStrong bandanas are now available through Ironside Apparel.  This is a fundraiser to assist four-time All American Brandon Sorensen as he continues treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia. From Ironside Apparel: Production of the SorensenStrong bandanas...

A 20-0 weekend for the Hawks

The Iowa Hawkeyes made the most of their only weekend road trip of the season with two dual meets count.  Iowa competed in twenty matches and was 20-0. Iowa won by an identical 41-0 score over Indiana on Friday night and against #8 Purdue on Sunday afternoon. Indiana...

Iowa recruits in action Jan 10-11: RESULTS

Four off our incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits were in action this weekend.  Jesse Ybarra won the 126 lbs. title at the Peoria Invitational with a :30 and :50 fall and a tech fall before a 9-3 decision in the finals.  The title made Ybarra a four-time Peoria...