Evaluating Northern Iowa’s 2018 Season

I’m not the best writer out there, and I don’t handle disappointment very well. Which maybe explains why I’ve waited so long to recap the Northern Iowa wrestling season. Because I don’t know a better word to describe the 2018 NCAA wrestling tournament for the Panthers. Disappointing. I spoke with UNI Head Coach Doug Schwab…

NCAA TOURNAMENT: 184-285 PREVIEW

  What: The Greatest Three Days in Wrestling Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio When: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, March 15-17, 2018 Watch: ESPN – See below for the full TV schedule, all mats/matches streaming on ESPN3 Brackets: Link 125-149 Preview 157-174 Preview 184 Now this should be interesting, as the Penn State parade of national champions is over and Ohio…

NCAA TOURNAMENT: 125-149 PREVIEW

What: The Greatest Three Days in Wrestling Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio When: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, March 15-17, 2018 Watch: ESPN – See below for the full TV schedule, all mats/matches streaming on ESPN3 Brackets: Link 157-174 Preview 184-285 Preview 125 During the conference tournaments two weekends ago there was a bit of an epidemic (mainly in the Big…

Miklus granted 6th year of eligibility

Southeast Polk alum Willie Miklus has been granted a 6th year of eligibility by the NCAA after having wrestled only two matches last season. Miklus will next be in action this coming weekend at the NCAA tournament in Cleveland, Ohio, taking on UNI’s Jacob Holschlag in the first round. The complete release on Miklus can…

Blue Team Eeks out a win at War at West Gym

  131A Kobey Pritchard (Team Red) over Joe Pins (Team Blue) TF 16-0 0 5.00 220 Tyrell Gordon (Team Blue) over Greg Hagan (Team Red) TB-1 8-7 3.00 0 150 Cooper Siebrecht (Team Blue) over Ryan Steffen (Team Red) Dec 8-5 3.00 0 225 Boone McDermott (Team Blue) over Sage Smart (Team Red) Maj 11-3…