2019 Big Ten Wrestling Championships Final Results

Cover Photo: Ben Strandberg 2019 Big Ten Wrestling Championships Results for Iowa 125 Spencer Lee (18-3) placed 2nd and scored 18.0 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Spencer Lee (Iowa) 18-3 received a bye () (Bye) Quarterfinal – Spencer Lee (Iowa) 18-3 won by fall over Elijah Oliver (Indiana) 28-16 (Fall 1:37) Semifinal – Spencer…

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…

Iowa showing interest in 2020 Standout Jesse Vasquez

Iowa got an early jump on their 2020 recruiting class this fall with four recruits already verbally committed to the program. Despite their head start it appears that the Hawkeyes are far from finished in their efforts to fill out their 2020 class as California blue chip recruit tweeted a graphic he received from the…

Iowa Closes Big Ten Schedule at Wisconsin

Who: #3 Iowa 13-0 (8-0) vs #19 Wisconsin 8-5 (3-5) Where: Madison, Wisconsin When: Sunday, February 17th, 2019 2:00 PM Watch Online: BTN+/Flowrestling (Subscription required) Following their XX-XX win over Indiana on senior night, the Iowa Hawkeyes will head to Wisconsin to close out their conference slate as they meet the #19 ranked Badgers for…

Iowa to Face Indiana on Senior Night

Who: #3 Iowa 12-0 (7-0) vs Indiana 5-10 (1-6) Where: Iowa city, Iowa | Carver-Hawkeye Arena When: Friday, February 15th, 2019 7:00 PM Watch Online: BTN+/Flowrestling (Subscription required) This weekend the Iowa Hawkeyes will be pulling double duty when they take on Indiana on Friday night at home, before hitting the road on Sunday for…

RAPID RECAP: Iowa Blanks Maryland 48-0

The Iowa Hawkeyes kept their unbeaten streak alive following a 48-0 beat down of Maryland inside their home arena. The Hawks took all ten bouts including bonus wins from eight of their wrestlers. It was the first shutout posted by the Hawkeyes since their season opener out at Kent State, where Iowa won 45-0 over…

Iowa Takes the Mat Vs Maryland on Friday

Who: #3 Iowa 11-0 (6-0) vs Maryland 0-8 (0-5) Where: Iowa city, Iowa | Carver-Hawkeye Arena When: Friday, February 8th, 2019 7:00 PM Watch Online: BTN+/Flowrestling (Subscription required) The Hawkeyes return to their home mat this weekend to face a win-less Maryland squad on Friday night. The Hawkeyes are coming off a top ten victory…

Austin DeSanto Suspended for Maryland Dual

University of Iowa Press Release: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa head wrestling coach Tom Brands announced Tuesday that Austin DeSanto will serve a one-match suspension when the Hawkeyes host Maryland on Feb. 8. DeSanto was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct following Iowa’s dual win at Nebraska on Feb. 3. “Austin knows his behavior on…

RAPID RECAP: Hawkeyes Over Huskers 20-13

The Iowa Hawkeyes kept their perfect Big Ten record in tact following a 20-13 win over Nebraska on Super Bowl Sunday. It was a back and forth affair between the two border rivals, but a key upset helped push the Hawkeyes past the Huskers, and improved their Big Ten record to 6-0, 11-0 overall. Making…