US Open – Men’s Freestyle – Results

What: US Open – Men’s Freestyle Tournament Where: Las Vegas, Nevada When: Friday, April 27 & Saturday, April 28 Results: 57KG – Tony Ramos – Round of 32 – defeated Kyle Pedretti, 10-0 Round of 16 – defeated Roman Bravo-Young, 12-2 Quarters – defeated Frank Perrelli, 5-5 criteria Semis – Nathan Tomasello Kyle Pedretti – eliminated Round…

Kevin Dresser Wrestling Camps are SET!

Coach Kevin Dresser will introduce Iowans to his Summer Wrestling Camps – including his highly popular High School Team Camp – starting in JUNE! Individual wrestlers from elementary school through high school can go online and register for a camp that suits their skill and intensity level. PLUS, high-school coaches will want to register their…

UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals

  What: UWW Junior Freestyle Nationals Where: Las Vegas, Nevada When: Friday, April 27 & Saturday, April 28  Schedule: All times are CST Friday Session I – 11AM – Preliminaries and Consolation Session II – 4:30PM – Quarterfinals, Consolation Saturday Session III – 11AM – Consolation, Semifinals, Consolation Semifinals Session IV – 2PM – 1st, 3rd 5th, 7th…

Simpson College seeking Full-Time Assistant Wrestling Coach

Simpson College seeks candidates for a full-time Assistant Wrestling Coach. Qualified candidates will demonstrate the ability to assist the Head Coach with all phases of the NCAA Division III program including planning practice sessions and competitive coaching situations; identifying and successfully recruiting academically qualified and athletically talented student-athletes; teaching, mentoring and coaching; developing well-rounded student-athletes;…

Dayton Racer Transferring to Ohio State

Iowa Central NJCAA national champion Dayton Racer has found a new home in Division I wrestling as he announced that he will be transferring to Ohio State University on his personal Twitter account. “I wanted to create the best opportunity to achieve my goal,” Racer said on his commitment to the Buckeyes, “I want to…

Peters, Thomsen Earn MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete Award

Cleveland, Ohio – The Mid-American Conference announced today the Distinguished Scholar Athletes from the eight winter sports during this 2016-17 academic season as 208 students were voted by faculty athletic representatives at MAC institutions representing the ‘best of the best’ from each sports Academic All-MAC Teams. Wrestling had 11 selections based on the criteria below.…

Potentially Dangerous 85: Whatcha gonna do with all that junk?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/iawrestle/85.mp3 Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college and international wrestling. This weeks episode of Potentially Dangerous is presented by MyHouse. Hager and Ross discuss the latest happenings going on in the state of Iowa starting with the two recent class of 2017 committs. They also discuss where the old ISU staff may end up,…

Three Panthers Earn NWCA Academic Honors

MANHEIM, Penn. – Three Panther wrestlers earned spots on the NWCA All-Academic team. This year’s team comprises 135 student-athletes. Four Division I champions made the team, while six additional runners-up were included. In all, 35 All-Americans were All-Academic selections, including UNI’s Max Thomsen. Thomsen took fifth place at the NCAA Division I National Wrestling Championships…