IAwrestle New Year Duals Tournament

Date: Saturday, December 30th, 2017 Location: New Hampton High School Teams: First 12 teams to pay secure their spot in the tournament   Wrestlers MUST be enrolled in the school they are wrestling for in the 2017-2018 school year (3rd-8th grade). NO EXCEPTIONS and this WILL be enforced. ABSOLUTELY no club teams! Weight Classes: 53,…

Potentially Dangerous 99: NOC3 Preview + Predictions

Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college, and international wrestling. Potentially Dangerous Podcast this week features hosts Tony Hager and Ross Bartachek. This episode centers around IAwrestle’s “Night of Conflict 3” event. Hager and Ross breakdown the event matches and give their predictions. Subscribe to Potentially Dangerous Podcast -> HERE http://traffic.libsyn.com/iawrestle/pd99.mp3

Black and Watters make U23 World Team

Four Iowans entered the 2017 U23 World Team Trials and two secured their spot on the U.S. World team which will compete in Bydgoszcz, Poland November 21-26. The U23 World Championships provides an additional development stage between the Junior and Senior division. In previous years, USA Wrestling has taken part in the University Worlds which was…

2017-18 WCWA Preseason Rankings

WCWA Nationals – 101 RANK NAME YEAR TEAM TEAM PTS 1 Marina Doi SR King University 16 2 Regina Doi SR King University 12 3 Maia Phanthadara SR University of The Cumberlands 10 4 Hiba Salem JR Menlo College 9 5 Rozlynn Vasquez SR Wayland Baptist University 7 6 Maria Ahumada SR Missououri Baptist University…

Three-time Louisiana State Champ Transfers to Wahlert

Three-time Louisiana high school state champion, Joshua Ramirez has decided to transfer to the state of Iowa for his final high school season. Ramirez will wrestle for in class 2A for Wahlert at 160-182 pounds. Ramirez originally committed to University of Illinois but has since opened up his recruiting process. He hopes that coming to…

Council Bluffs Youth Wrestler Fighting to Pin Cancer

This fight is personal, Sebastiano is wrestling for a cure this season!  Pin Cancer and Smash Leukemia! In the fall of 2015, Sebastiano was just starting wrestling preseason. He wrestled for Coach Massey leader of the Powerhouse Wrestling Club in Council Bluffs, Iowa. It was his first time wrestling and he was loving every single…

David Carr Lists Iowa State in Top 5

Three-time Ohio high school state champion, David Carr has Iowa State among his top five schools. Carr is currently ranked No. 1 at 160lbs by Flowrestling and No. 11 overall heading into his senior season. Carr also has world level success bringing home a bronze medal form the 2016 Cadet World Championships in Tbilisi, Geogia.…

Kevin Dresser – Chipping Away at Greatness

On this episode of Warrior Next Door Podcast is Kevin Dresser, a collegiate wrestling coach, currently at Iowa State University and formerly at Virginia Tech. Dresser coached under Dan Gable at the University of Iowa for several years after graduation. Kevin matriculated to the University of Iowa where he was a NCAA National Champion and…

2017-18 Preliminary Wrestling Classifications Released

Report of Wrestling Teams & Co-ops Team Name Enroll -ment Class Head School Co-oping Schools (if Applicable) ACGC 179 1A ACGC High School ADM, Adel 384 2A ADM, Adel AGWSR, Ackley 113 1A AGWSR, Ackley AHSTW, Avoca 172 1A AHSTW, Avoca Akron-Westfield 119 1A Akron-Westfield Albia 257 2A Albia Alburnett 149 1A Alburnett Algona High…

Hawkeye Wrestling Club Des Moines Golf Outing – September 21st

When:           Thursday, September 21st 2017 Where:          Echo Valley Country Club Norwalk, IA Schedule:       12:00pm – Registration Starts 1:00pm – Golf Cost:              $1000 per Foursome with Sponsorship $800 per Team $300 per Hole Sponsorship $200 per Individual Other Notes:  Lunch will be served before the event and hor douvres will be served after golf. View the flyer…

Iowa and Northern Iowa in WIN’s Preseason Top 15 Power Index

NEWTON, Iowa — Defending NCAA Division I champion Penn State is the preseason No. 1 team to start the season according to WIN Magazine’s Preseason Tournament Power Index and Rankings. The Nittany Lions, who return five NCAA champions who are ranked No. 1 to start the 2017-18 season — Hodge Trophy winner Zain Retherford (149),…

Western Dubuque Coach’s Son To Undergo Brain Surgery

Date and Time: Sat, September 2, 2017 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM CDT Add to Calendar Location: Sam’s 4400 Asbury Road Dubuque, IA 52002 View Map PLEASE RSVP The St. Columbkille Knights of Columbus will be hosting a benefit cookout to assist the Bahl family with upcoming medical and travel expenses. Matthew is a recent…

Potentially Dangerous 97: Transfer backlash + thoughts on Senior Worlds

Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college, and international wrestling. Potentially Dangerous Podcast this week features hosts Tony Hager and Ross Bartachek. This show begins with the guys recapping the fall out from last week’s podcast discussing high school transfers before giving their thoughts on the 2017 World Championships. Show schedule as follows: 3:00…

Dan Dennis Writes Another Chapter

The life journey of Dan Dennis will continue outside the walls of the University of Iowa. Dennis tells IAwrestle he has decided to step away from the Hawkeye Wrestling Club. “Tom (Brands) was supportive of the decision.” Dennis told IAwrestle, “He understood, but he didn’t want me to leave.” When asked if he has a…

2017-18 IIAC Wrestling Schedule

Saturday 11.4.17 Wrestling Central Super 8 Invitational 9 a.m. Platteville, Wis. Loras Super 8 Invitational 10:00 AM Platteville, Wis. Wartburg College Nebraska Wesleyan 5:00 PM Lincoln, NE Buena Vista Super 8 Invite 9:00 a.m Platteville, Wisconsin Dubuque MacMurray Open 9:00 a.m Jacksonville, Illinois Friday11.10.17Wrestling UW-Platteville Loras 7:00 PM Dubuque, Iowa Live Video Saturday11.11.17Wrestling Nebraska Wesleyan…