Iowa Teases Home Schedule

For Hawkeye fans, last year’s home schedule was brutal. I am not referring to the level of competition, but rather the big name draws were noticeably lacking from the home schedule. This is no disrespect to any of Iowa’s competition, but as far as the conference slate goes Purdue, Rutgers, Maryland, and Indiana don’t typically…

HWC Sends 7 to World Team Trials

University of Iowa Press Release: Hawkeye Wrestling Club members Michaela Beck, Sammy Brooks, Cory Clark, Thomas Gilman, Lauren Louive, Kayla Miracle, and Brandon Sorensen compete this weekend at the 2019 World Team Trials in Raleigh, North Carolina. Miracle won the U.S. Open last month and has a bye to Sunday’s best-of-three finals. The other six…

World Team Trials Qualifiers with an Iowa Tie

Information provided via USA Wrestling. Wrestlers with an Iowa tie designated in bold. Men’s Freestyle 57 kg 2018 Senior Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Thomas Gilman (Titan Mercury/Hawkeye WC) 2018 U23 Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Jack Mueller (Titan Mercury/Cavalier WC) 2018 Junior Men’s Freestyle World Team member – Daton Fix (Titan Mercury/Cowboy…

All-Americans under Tom Brands

Another year logged for Tom Brands and this year he adds an impressive six All-Americans honors to his coaching resume, including four new faces. Sophomores Lee and Marinelli earned their second All-American honor, with Lee’s title being Brands’ 12th national title. He’s also the fourth mulit-NCAA champion Brands has coached. The four wrestlers earning All-American…

Lee wins NCAA title – Hawkeyes Finish Fourth

Add another title to the ever growing list of accomplishments for Spencer Lee, as the Iowa sophomore blanked Virginia’s Jack Mueller 5-0 in the 125-pound NCAA finals. Lee’s finals appearance extended Iowa’s streak with having a NCAA finalist to 30 years and is the third straight season in which the Hawks have crowned a national…

Fan Reactions to Spencer Lee’s Second NCAA title

Way to go Spencer Lee! — Daryl Dotson (@CoachDotty18) March 23, 2019 Spencer Lee is the goat!! — Jack (@youngtaco_) March 23, 2019 In Spencer Lee we trust — AC (@GotDoubles) March 23, 2019 Spencer Lee… 2x National Champ. #Gohawks — Matt Kessler (@MattKessler28) March 23, 2019 SPENCER LEE!!! 💛🖤🤼‍♂️💛🖤 @Hawks_Wrestling #NCAAWrestling — Nikki Helm…