Class of 2020 in new Flo rankings

FloWrestling released their Class of 2020 Big Board for the top 200 recruits in the country.  Incoming Iowa Wrestling recruits are well represented. Patrick Kennedy is at #6 after a dominating title run at Junior Nationals.  Jesse Ybarra made the biggest jump of any...

Iowa Wrestling schedule update

When the calendar turns to August, you have to be thinking about the Iowa Wrestling schedule coming out soon.  I have had Iowa Wrestling fans contacting me for two months asking about the 2019-2020 schedule. Usually it is somewhere around August 10 that the University...

Louive competes in Poland Open

Lauren Louive of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club competed in the Poland Open in Warsaw, Poland.  In the first round Louive defeated Desiree Zavala of the USA, 6-6. In the second round, Louive dropped a match to a wrestler from Ukraine.  Due to communication difficulties in...

New date set for the start of recruiting

We have a new starting date for the recruiting season.  The starting date is when things get very interesting in the recruiting world as college wrestling coaches make their pitch to recruits to lock down a verbal commitment. This will be just a verbal commitment for...

Hawkeye Golf Outing on August 5

The 21st Annual Hawkeye Wrestling Golf Outing will be on Monday, August 5 at Glynns Creek Golf Course in Long Grove, Iowa.  Registration begins at 11:30 AM followed by a shotgun start at 12:30 PM.   Entry fee is $95 per person.  There will be a cookout following the...

Sokol to compete in Cadet Worlds

Incoming Iowa Wrestling recruit Ryan Sokol is set to compete at the 2019 Cadet World Freestyle Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria.  Sokol will represent Team USA at 65 kg/143 lbs. Qualification rounds begin at 2:30 AM CST on Monday, July 29 and the finals are slated for...