Hawkeye Lineup Preview 197-285

FULL SERIES: Hawkeye Lineup 197: Depth Chart 197 Starter   Keep Your Eye On FR Jacob Warner – Redshirt  Connor Corbin – Redshirt RFR Cade Brownlee Sam Cook SO Cash Wilcke Steven Holloway JR SR Just one year ago the 197-pound weight for the Hawkeyes was an extremely thin weight that featured one true 197…

Hawkeye Lineup Preview 174-184

FULL SERIES: Hawkeye Lineup 174: Depth Chart 174 Lineup Battle FR Myles Wilson – Redshirt RFR Kaleb Young SO Joey Gunther JR SR After three straight weights that feature a clear starter, we head back to muddier water as Iowa’s upperweight situation is truly full of questionmarks. That’s not to say that Iowa doesn’t have…

Trent Hidlay Recaps Official Visit to Iowa

In case you haven’t heard, last weekend was a big one in Iowa City as the Hawkeyes hosted several top recruits from the class of 2018 who were making official visits to Iowa. One of those wrestlers – Cedar Rapids Kennedy’s Cam Shaver – has since committed to the Hawkeyes Another one of those wrestlers…

Cam Shaver Commits to Hawkeyes

Cedar Rapids Kennedy prep Cam Shaver announced that he will be staying local to continue his wrestling career as the 2017 state qualifier announced that he has committed to the University of Iowa. “I’ve dreamed of wrestling there my whole life.” Shaver told IAwrestle on his decision, “The team bond was amazing, they were welcoming, and I also…

Hawkeye Lineup Preview 157-165

FULL SERIES: Hawkeye Lineup 157: Depth Chart 157 Starter FR Zach Axmear – Redshirt RFR SO Michael Kemerer JR SR Logan McQuillen After graduating five starters from last year’s squad, Michael Kemerer will join 149-pound star Brandon Sorensen as the Hawkeyes most consistent performers. It’s a bit of a new look for Iowa, who has…

Hawkeye Lineup Preview 141-149

Also Previewed: 125 – 133 141: Depth Chart 141 Lineup battle FR RFR Carter Happel Stephen Alvarez SO Vince Turk Danny Murphy Aaron Meyer JR SR For the third straight year Tom Brands will need to fill the 141 pound starting role in his lineup and to do that he will look for one of…

Tom Brands Bringing Wrestle Offs Back

Tom Brands is bringing wrestle offs back. At least that’s what the head Hawkeye said in a recent interview with Tony Hager on Takedown Radio. Brands appeared on the weekly radio show alongside senior Brandon Sorensen and junior Sam Stoll to talk about the upcoming season for his program. “That Ohio State football weekend, I…

Hawkeye Lineup Preview 125-133

125: Depth Chart 125  Starter  On his way down Keep Your Eye On FR Spencer Lee – Redshirt Justin Stickley RFR SO Perez Perez Paul Glynn JR SR We’re putting it out there. IAwrestle has received word that sophomore Paul Glynn is indeed considering making his way down to 125 pounds. It’s definitely a surprising…

Gilman Wins Silver at UWW World Championships

By the University of Iowa PARIS, France — University of Iowa All-American Thomas Gilman dropped a 6-0 decision to Japan’s Yuki Takahashi in the gold medal match of the 2017 UWW World Championships in Paris, France, on Friday. Gilman, who was competing in his first senior level World Championships, will bring a silver medal back…

Pat Downey to Transfer to the University of Iowa

Pat Downey’s journey will have at least one more twist in the road as Trackwrestling’s Andy Hamilton is reporting that he will be joining the Iowa Hawkeye wrestling squad. His story is well-known, but here’s a quick recap: Downey began his college career at the University of Nebraska before transferring to Iowa Central. After winning…

Jack Wagner Transferring Out of Iowa

Bettendorf native Jack Wagner has informed IAwrestle he plans to take his talents north to the University of Northern Iowa. Wagner was a three-time Iowa high school state champion and part of a massive 2016 recruiting class for the Iowa Hawkeyes. The redshirt freshman competed in five open tournaments for a season record of 17-7…

Justin Mejia officially NOT at Iowa

He’s gone Hawkeye fans. The Justin Mejia roller coaster rolls back to Illinois. Mejia originally committed to the Hawkeyes back in 2014 and then decommitted from the Hawkeyes in July of 2016. Once his recruiting options were opened up Illinois jumped on him and Mejia would accept an offer. Justin would go on to make California…

Sam Cook Shedding Pads for Singlet at Iowa

Sam Cook walked away from wrestling a year ago to pursue his dreams of being an Iowa Hawkeye football player. The Fort Dodge native was named the Des Moines Register All-Iowa Male High School Athlete of the Year and gained 4,882 career rushing yards, good enough for fourth in Iowa Class 4A rushing history. In…