Dom Bradley Leaving Ames?

Less than a year after moving to Ames, Iowa to join the Cyclone Wrestling Club it sounds as if 2017 U.S. National Team member, Dom Bradley, will be parting ways with the Cyclones. Bradley originally joined the Iowa State affiliated senior level club a few months after the 2016 Olympic Trials, and has been a…

Top 10 Uncommitted Seniors in Iowa (#6)

Last week IAwrestle unveiled our Pre-Summer Fab 50 rankings, identifying the top 50 wrestlers in the state of Iowa. The list, compiled by rankings guru Lars Underbakke, considers athletes who have at least one high school season under their belts, and no longer includes the (now graduated) class of 2017. As we near the pinnacle…

Top 10 Uncommitted Seniors in Iowa (#9-10)

Last week IAwrestle unveiled our Pre-Summer Fab 50 rankings, identifying the top 50 wrestlers in the state of Iowa. The list, compiled by rankings guru Lars Underbakke, considers athletes who have at least one high school season under their belts, and no longer includes the (now graduated) class of 2017. As we near the pinnacle…

Justin Mejia Considering Iowa

Could a reunion between Justin Mejia and Iowa be in the works? IAwrestle has learned that the possibility is back on the table. The news comes following a tweet Mejia released tonight stating an application error prevented him from being admitted to Illinois. Due to an application error I was denied the right to attend…

NDSU Added to Iowa City Duals Schedule

Two weeks after the University of Buffalo head coach John Stutzman announced that his team had been added to the Iowa City Duals lineup, IAwrestle has confirmed with the North Dakota State coaching staff that another Division I team is expected to be in the mix. The Duals typically are the first event on the…

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Kevin Jackson named National Freestyle Developmental Coach

BY GARY ABBOT – USA WRESTLING Olympic champion, two-time World champion and respected coach Kevin Jackson has been named National Freestyle Developmental Coach for USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States. He will work within USA Wrestling’s National Teams Department, and on the staff of USA Wrestling’s National Freestyle Coach…

Thomas Gilman Issues Apology

Statement from Thomas Gilman: I meant no disrespect when referencing Japanese wrestler Rei Higuchi. The context of my comment was intended to pay respect to one of the top wrestlers in the world, but my choice of words contradicted that message. It was a mistake and I apologize. The statement comes following the comments Gilman…

Thomas Gilman Makes World Team

University of Iowa press release LINCOLN, Neb. — University of Iowa All-American Thomas Gilman won the 57 kg bracket at the United States World Team Trials on Saturday and will represent Team USA at the 2017 UWW World Championships Aug. 21-26 in Paris, France. Gilman, a three-time All-American from 2015-17, defeated Tony Ramos, 2-0, in…