Iowa in new InterMat Rankings (Jan 24)

InterMat released their rankings today. It is still Penn State-Iowa for 1-2 in the Tournament and Dual Meet Rankings. Compared to last week in tournament team points Iowa went down 2.5 points and Penn State went up 5.5 points. The lead for Penn State is now 114.5-70....

Recap of a big weekend of Iowa Wrestling

We had a busy weekend of Iowa Wrestling. We had the Nebraska dual meet on Friday. Four members of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club competed in France and our recruits were in action on Saturday. And then the Wisconsin dual meet on Sunday. That is a big weekend. I wanted to...

Hawk recruits in action Jan 20-21: RESULTS

It was another great weekend of competition for our incoming recruits. Our recruits were a combined 17-0 with 17 pins. 12 of those 17 pins occurred in the first period. Impressive. On Friday Kale Petersen won the HOI (Heartland of Iowa) Conference Tournament at 132....

Four medals for HWC at Henri Deglane

All four members of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club that competed medaled at the Henri Deglane in Nice, France. Austin DeSanto and Pat Lugo won the Gold, Alex Marinelli the Silver, and Cody Chittum the Bronze. DeSanto won the title at 61 kg/134 lbs. After a 6-3 decision...

Wisconsin preview

The Hawks will travel to Wisconsin for a Big Ten dual meet on Sunday, January 22 at 2 PM CST. Wisconsin is ranked #13 in tournament and #18 in dual meet and Iowa is #2 in both. As with all Big Ten duals there will be some very good matchups. As far as rankings go...

Iowa recruits in action: Jan 20-21

We have a big weekend of competition for our recruits. Kale Petersen will have a weekend full of tough wrestling. On Friday he will be at the HOI (Heartland of Iowa) Conference Tournament in Perry. On Saturday Petersen and Ryder Block will be at the always tough Ed...