State Champ Alec McDowell Commits to Iowa State

Maquoketa Valley’s Alec McDowell committed to Iowa State University where he is projected to wrestle 184 pounds. McDowell made IAwrestle’s All-State Team after running through the 1A 182-pound Iowa High School State Tournament. “Iowa State gives me a great opportunity academically with one of the best engineering programs in the country. Add that to the opportunity…

Fan Reactions from Iowa State Coaching Staff News

What do you think of the coaching changes in Ames? Let us know by tweeting us @IAwrestle or comment below. Metcalf AND Zadick to Iowa State. WOW!! 2 big pick ups for Dresser and the Cyclones! Things could get interesting in the next couple years! — Mark Schultz (@CoachSchultzDWC) April 3, 2017 @dylanmontz Some serious recruiting…

Mac Southard Commits to Iowa State

Mac Southard from Council Bluffs Lewis Central has committed to Kevin Dresser and the Iowa State Cyclones. Southard is a four-time Iowa state qualifier and two-time medalist. Southard had an incredible senior season winning the Council Bluffs Classic, Hawkeye 10 Conference Tournament and finishing runner-up to Joel Shapiro at the Iowa state championships. “I committed to…

Jarod Verkleeren releases new college list

Former Iowa State signee, Jarod Verkleeren has released a new list of schools of interest following the school releasing him from scholarship. Seven schools find themselves in Verkleeren’s consideration, with Iowa State still in the running to retain the class of 2017 #13 overall recruit. A Cadet freestyle World Champion and member of the prestigious…

All-Americans Under Jackson and Dresser

A bit of a different take from the UNI and Iowa versions of this post. With Jackson on his way out, we take a look back at the All-Americans he produced as the head Cyclone coach. We also take a look at the All-Americans under Kevin Dresser – including the 2017 squad which Dresser was…

Jarod Verkleeren gets release from Iowa State

Flowrestling is reporting that Iowa State signee Jarod Verkleeren of Pennsylvania has been granted his release. Verkleeren becomes the third wrestler in Iowa State’s 2017 class to be released by the Cyclones. When new head coach Kevin Dresser took over the ISU program one of his top priorities was to try and retain some of…