UNI, Iowa, Iowa State all to be represented in Poland this weekend

BY GARY ABBOTT, USA WRESTLING | SEPT. 04, 2018,1:35 P.M. (ET) The United States will have athletes in all three Olympic disciplines to major international tournaments held side-by-side in Warsaw, Poland, September 7-9.The women’s freestyle event is called the Poland Open. In men’s freestyle, the tournament is entitled the Ziolkowski Memorial. In Greco-Roman, the competition…

Bobby Telford Joins Hawkeye Coaching Staff

IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa head wrestling coach Tom Brands announced Friday that former Hawkeye All-American Bobby Telford has joined the coaching staff as volunteer assistant coach. Telford fills a position previously occupied by Ben Berhow. Berhow is transitioning to a coaching and administrative role with the Hawkeye Wrestling Club. Telford has been…

Hawkeyes 2018-19 Season Schedule

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The 2018-19 schedule released Friday by the University of Iowa wrestling  program includes seven home dates, including an Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series matchup against Iowa State on Saturday, Dec. 1. Iowa opens the home schedule Nov. 17 against Princeton, before hosting duals on three consecutive Saturdays beginning Nov. 24. The Big…

Tony Ramos Promoted to Assistant Coach at UNC

Former University of Iowa standout Tony Ramos has received a promotion to assistant coach at North Carolina. The bump comes following the news that Tar Heel assistant coach Neil Erisman accepted the head coaching position at Little Rock Arkansas. Ramos joined the UNC coaching staff in April of 2016 where he has served as a volunteer…

Hollan hired as interim strength coach

  The Iowa wrestling program has settled on a strength and conditioning coach, for this season anyway. Tom Brands and the university announced today that Quinn Hollan was named the interim S&C coach for the 2018-19 season. Quinn was on Chris Doyle’s staff last season as a performance analyst. The complete UI press release can…

Illinois Prep Abe Assad Headed to Hawkeyes

The Hawkeyes have landed their second major commitment in the class of 2019 as Abe Assad has committed to the University of Iowa. Hailing from Glendbard North high school in Illinois, Assad is a rising senior that got a huge lift in his recruiting when he won UWW Cadet Nationals earlier this summer. Assad was…

Topher Carton Hired as University of Mary’s Assistant

Former University of Iowa is headed back to college, this time as an assistant coach. The four-time letterwinner announced the news on Twitter that he would be joining the University of Mary a Division II program in North Dakota. Today is my first official day as an assistant coach with @UMaryWrestling. I am incredible grateful…

Future Forecast: Iowa Hawkeyes

In March we at IAwrestle recapped Iowa’s 2017-18 campaign and gave a brief look ahead to what the future held for the Hawkeye lineup. While four months is just a small amount of time relatively, the outlook of Iowa’s lineup has seen some drastic changes. With two impact transfers announcing their move to Iowa City,…

Ryan Morningstar Receives Three Year Extension

University of Iowa assistant coach Ryan Morningstar has signed a new contract that will keep him in Iowa City through the 2020-2021 season. A native of Lisbon, Iowa – Morningstar has been a member for the Hawkeye program for almost every season since graduating high school in 2005. A three-time state champion for the Lions,…

Sam Stoll Charged by Police

In an update to an earlier story on IAwrestle it is now being reported that Hawkeye heavyweight Sam Stoll is being charged by the Iowa City Police, according to a release Iowa City Public Information officer Sgt. Derek Frank.. The release states that the police have charged Sam Stoll with a “false report to public entity” after he made two false claims following his gunshot…

Hawkeyes Land Minnesota 2019 Prep Zach Glazier

The Hawkeyes have their first major commitment in the class of 2019 as Albert Lea high school’s Zach Glazier has verballed to the program. Considered the #32 overall recruit in the class of 2019 according to Flowrestling, Glazier is the nation’s current #4 ranked wrestler at 170 pounds also according to Flo. “It’s always been…