Coach Chris Krueger of Denver-Tripoli High School will be leading a team of young wrestlers from around Iowa on a Pan Am Games Trip starting on July 10th. The team will compete in the Ontario Cup at Guelph University on July 12th. The team will then attend the Pan Am Games Camp from July 14th-18th. During the camp they will train with the Canadian National Teams and have technique sessions with US National Coach Andy Hrovat and other National Team Coaches at Pan Am Games

You can find more information on the camp at:

On July 15 Team Iowa will have a dual versus Team Canada. The following 3 days of July 16-18 they will be able to train during the day and attend the Pan Am Games Finals all 3 nights to cheer on team USA! The group will then return to Iowa on July 19th. Next year the Canadian team will come back to Iowa to train as they did last year.

Wrestlers that are going on the trip are listed below along with there hometown and some past accomplishments.

42KG    Caiden Jones            Fertile                       Iowa AAU and USA State Placer
46KG    Gabriel Lewis            Forest City                Iowa AAU and USA State Placer
50KG    Justin Portillo            Clarion                      Iowa HS State Champ
50KG    Logan Meyer             Denver                     Iowa AAU and USA State Placer
50KG    Max DePrenger         Iowa City
54KG    Joshua Portillo          Clarion                     Iowa HS State Champ
54KG    Riley Wright              Denver                     Iowa AAU and USA State Placer
58KG    Brice Everson           Camanche               Iowa HS State Placer
58KG    Cael Krueger            Denver                     Iowa AAU and USA and JH State Champ
58KG    John Ebaugh            Denver                     Iowa AAU and USA State Placer
63KG    Billy Higgins             Council Bluffs           FloKickoff Classic Champion
63KG    Caleb Wilson            Denver                     35 wins as Freshman
69KG    Mac Southard          Council Bluffs           Iowa HS State Placer
76KG    Creed Krueger         Denver                     Tulsa Kickoff AA
85KG    Izaak Shedenhelm   Denver                     Iowa HS State Placer
85KG    Dakoda Powell         Spirit Lake               Iowa AAU and USA State Champ
100KG  Chance Strough       Clarinda                   Iowa AAU and USA State Champ