Incoming recruit Jesse Ybarra season preview and schedule

Jesse Ybarra from Tucson, Arizona (Sunnyside HS) gave a verbal commitment to the University of Iowa on September 27. Ybarra is already a two-time state champion winning titles at 106 as a freshman and at 113 last season. Ybarra is ranked at #13 in the Recruiting Class...

Incoming recruit Ryan Sokol season preview and schedule

Ryan Sokol of Inver Grove Heights, MN (Simley H.S.) announced on October 14 that he was going to be an Iowa Hawkeye. Sokol is the first and only member of the Iowa Wrestling Recruiting Class of 2021. Sokol won a Cadet freestyle national title in 2017 at 120 lbs.,...

Incoming recruit Patrick Kennedy season preview and schedule

Elite recruit Patrick Kennedy gave a verbal commitment to the University of Iowa on June 19. Kennedy is another product of Kasson-Mantorville, MN that has already sent us Sam Stoll. K-M is coached by former Iowa All-American wrestler Jamie Heidt.  Patrick Kennedy is...

Incoming recruit Zach Glazier season preview and schedule

Iowa Wrestling recruit Zach Glazier of Albert Lea, MN (Albert Lea Area HS) is set to begin his senior season.  Glazier will kick off the season at the Raider Duals in Hasting on Saturday, December 1. Glazier won a 3A state title at 170 lbs. last season and is...

Assad named O.W. at Chris Hruska Wrestling Classic

Abe Assad of Glenbard North HS (Carol Stream, IL) won the 182 lbs. title at the Chris Hruska Wrestling Classic in Hoffman Estates, IL.  After a first round bye, Assad won by a fall in the quarterfinals and semifinals. In the finals, Assad defeated #3 ranked (3A) John...