Tom Brands Says “Free the Lee”

Tom Brands has some decisions to make in regards to his lineup. To date the Hawkeyes have used four different lineups this season, with Brands using different starters at 133, 141, and 165 pounds. Factoring in the Spencer Lee debate at 125, and the uncertainty on whether or not Pat Downey will be able to…

RELEASE: Bonus Points Lead 40-6 Rout of Maryland

University of Iowa Press Release follow Iowa’s win over Maryland: COLLEGE PARK, Maryland — The University of Iowa wrestling team used six bonus-point victories to roll past Maryland, 40-6, on Sunday afternoon at the Xfinity Center. The Hawkeyes got pins from Brandon Sorensen and Alex Marinelli, technical falls from Michael Kemerer, Mitch Bowman, and Cash Wilcke,…

Hawkeyes Sending 12 to UNI Open

The day has finally come. Iowa true freshman Spencer Lee will make his season debut this weekend in Cedar Falls at the UNI Open. The top recruit overall in the class of 2017, Lee has spent the past several months recovering from an ACL injury he suffered in January. Below is the press release from…

Iowa vs Illinois Play by Play

Dual Preview Dual starts at 7:00 PM 125: Justin Stickley vs #15 Travis Piotrowski 1st: Stalemate about a minute in, nether able to fight through hand control. Piotrowski scores first, he was able to slip down to the leg and caught Stickley. Stickley tries to come up but they go out of bounds. Off the…

Iowa Takes on Illinois in Final Home Dual of 2017

Follow Ross on Twitter @Rossbchek Who: #10 Iowa 4-0 (0-0) vs #16 Illinois 1-1 (0-0) Where: Carver-Hawkeye Arena| Iowa City, Iowa When: Friday, December 1st – 7:00 PM Watch: BTN Plus or Flowrestling (Subscription required for either option) The Iowa Hawkeyes open conference dual action this Friday inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena when they welcome in border rival…

Michael Kemerer named Big 10 Wrestler of the Week

University of Iowa Wrestling IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa sophomore Michael Kemerer has been named Big Ten Conference Wrestler of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday. Kemerer, ranked No. 3 in the country at 157 pounds, won by an 18-5 major decision against Rider’s seventh-ranked B.J. Clagon on Nov. 24. He is…

Broncs vs Hawks Play by Play

Rankings are from the Iowa Hawkeye lineup sheet. Those are the ones I’ll go with tonight. Also the names are listed in the order they are on the sheet. Dual is scheduled to start at 7PM, refresh often for updates! Dual Preview HERE Pre-dual notes: Hit me up with questions on Twitter @Nic_Ryder, @IAwrestle, or below in…

Iowa hosts Rider this Friday

Who: #10 Iowa 3-0 (0-0) Vs. #19 Rider 0-0 (0-0) Date: Friday, November 24, 2017 Time: 7 PM (Central Time) Location: Carver Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa TV/Online: Hawkeye Sports (Subscription Required) The Hawkeyes are looking to build on a solid 3-0 start this past weekend at the Iowa City Duals. The competition will ramp…

Spencer Lee To Make His Debut Friday?

We know its been a hot topic of debate on whether or not true freshman Spencer Lee will have his redshirt pulled this season, but is there a chance that Laura Vandenberg of Hawkeye Sports let the cat out of the bag? During their Facebook Video segment on Iowa Wrestling’s “Move of the Week” Vandenberg…