Iowa Hawkeyes 2019 NCAA Preview

The NCAA championships are set to get underway this Thursday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A year ago this Iowa team put a lot of good wrestling together, and through that they took the country by surprise when the brought home the third place trophy (and accumulated more bonus points than team champions Penn State). While this…

Christenson Commits to Iowa

The Iowa Hawkeyes have added another member to their already impressive 2020 recruiting class as upperweight standout Gabe Christenson announced his verbal commitment late Monday night on social media. A state champion at 195 pounds, Christenson won his 2019 state title by major decision over Brayden Wolf of Waverly-Shell Rock last month. Hailing from Southeast…

Hawkeyes Recruiting Recap

High school seasons across the country are finally reaching their conclusion and soon wrestlers will be making their transition from folkstyle to freestyle and Greco-Roman as the International season ramps up in the spring. With another season officially in the books we decided to take a moment to look back on the season that was for…

Big Ten Tournament Day 1 Results

2019 Big Ten Wrestling Championships Results for Iowa 125 Spencer Lee (18-2) placed 2nd and scored 18.0 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Spencer Lee (Iowa) 18-2 received a bye () (Bye) Quarterfinal – Spencer Lee (Iowa) 18-2 won by fall over Elijah Oliver (Indiana) 27-15 (Fall 1:37) Semifinal – Spencer Lee (Iowa) 18-2 won…

B1G Session II – Iowa Match-ups

  University of Iowa Semis – 125 – Spencer Lee (Iowa) vs Sean Russell (Minnesota) – Lee leads season series defeated Russell 4-0 on 1/13/19 in the dual at MN 133 – Austin DeSanto (Iowa) vs Nick Suriano (Rutgers) – DeSanto leads season series 1-0 defeated Suriano 6-4 on 1/18/19 in the dual in Iowa…

Big Ten Tournament Session I Recap

Iowa has placed four of their wrestlers into tonight’s semifinal round at the Big Ten Championships and currently sit in sixth place. Advancing to the semifinals were all three of Iowa second seeded wrestlers Spencer Lee (125), Austin DeSanto (133), and Alex Marinelli (165) as well as freshman and #3 seed Jacob Warner (197). The…

IAwrestle’s Big Ten Preview

The Iowa Hawkeyes are heading north to kick off their 2019 postseason at the Big Ten Championships, hosted this year by the University of Minnesota. All ten of the Hawkeye wrestlers received a top ten pre-seed which will present them with the opportunity to send the entire lineup on to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where the national…

2019 Big Ten Pre-Seeds

B1G Announces Tournament Pre-Seeds  IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa sophomores Spencer Lee, Austin DeSanto, and Alex Marinelli each earned the No. 2 seed at their respective weight classes when the Big Ten Conference announced its tournament pre-seeds Monday afternoon.  The 2019 Big Ten Championships begin Saturday at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Marinelli is 20-0…

Topher Carton Named Director of EIWC

Press Release via: Eastern Iowa Wrestling Club The EIWC is excited to announce our new club director, Topher Carton. Carton is returning to the area and is excited to continue to build the EIWC into the premier club wrestling program in the state of Iowa. The former Hawkeye returns to the Iowa City area as…

Hawkeyes Clash with the Cowboys in Regular Season Finale

Who: #3 Iowa 14-0 (9-0) vs #2 Oklahoma State Where: Stillwater, Oklahoma When: Sunday, February 24th, 2019 2:00 PM Watch Online: Flowrestling (Subscription required) Last weekend wrapped an undefeated conference slate for the Iowa Hawkeyes that won them a share of the Big Ten Conference dual championship, their first since 2016. Claiming the other share…