Cassioppi dominates in preseason tournament

Iowa Wrestling commit Anthony Cassioppi was dominant in winning the IndianaMat Hoosier Preseason Open in Fort Wayne, IN on Sunday.  At Hwt, Cassioppi pinned Wisconsin state champion Keaton Kluever in 1:26 in the finals.  From TheOpenMat.com, Cassioppi pinned all four...

Iowa Wrestling Coaches Clinic and wrestle offs November 3-4

The University of Iowa will have wrestle-offs and their annual coaches clinic on November 3-4.  The wrestle-offs are slated for Saturday, November 4.  I will post a schedule of the wrestle offs on this blog when more information is available. Former Hawkeye two-time...

Mark Perry interview on the Hawkeye Wrestling Club

It was huge news in May when it was announced that Mark Perry was coming back home to Iowa Wrestling.  As a two-time NCAA national champion (2007 & 2008) and four-time All -American (second, third, first, first), Perry is one of the best wrestlers in Iowa...

Tom Brands interview

This is an exciting time of the year for Iowa Wrestling fans.  The incoming recruits are now in the room and classes have started.  A number one ranked recruiting class in the country entering the room is something special that gets fans anxious for the upcoming...

Brandon Sorensen interview

After tough, the best word to describe Brandon Sorensen is consistent.  You just do not see Brandon Sorensen have a bad day.  This guy works hard every practice, every match in competition, and in the classroom.  Sorensen is successful in all three areas.  On the mat,...

Open Mat before football game Saturday

Iowa Wrestling will have an open mat on Saturday morning before the football game.  An open mat is an unsupervised voluntary workout for Iowa and Hawk Club wrestlers.  There will be some very entertaining hard wrestling going on, as always. This is always a great...