Iowa State Wrestle Off Matchups

Cardinal v. Gold SCRIMMAGE Matchups – Saturday at 11 a.m. at Lied Rec IAwrestle will be providing live updates via Twitter NOTE: These are not official wrestle offs but a scrimmage.  Ryan Leisure v. Noah Nemer Hank Swalla v. Alec McDowell Alex Mackall v. Sinjin Briggs Corey Cabanban v. Jakob Allison Chase Straw v. Isaac…

Top Recruits Headed to Ames Saturday

Dominick Serrano – Junior – Colorado No. 4 at 126 Two-time state champion and undefeated in Colorado with a record of 82-0 2018 cadet men’s freestyle champion at 126 pounds Julien Broderson – Senior – Iowa No. 16 at 182 Two-time Iowa state champion at 160 and 182lbs. Currently the top un-committed Iowan in class…

Iowans Featured on Takedown TV

This week on Takedown TV; One-on-one with Tom Brands and Doug Schwab, three top 100 recruits make their commitments, inside look of St. Cloud State’s workouts with the United States Marine Corps, The Open Mat “On Campus” tour heads to Army West Point 00:00 – University of Iowa’s Head Coach Tom Brands 03:44 – University…

Governor Kim Reynolds to speak at C-RTC 100 Event

As we progress into October and the official start of wrestling season, the Cyclone Regional Training center is asking ALL CYCLONES to come out and support their final 2018 Cyclone Regional Training Center Fund Raising event.   The C-RTC 100 is on Thursday night, Oct. 11 in Ankeny. Attached is a flyer with some specific…

UNI, Iowa, Iowa State all to be represented in Poland this weekend

BY GARY ABBOTT, USA WRESTLING | SEPT. 04, 2018,1:35 P.M. (ET) The United States will have athletes in all three Olympic disciplines to major international tournaments held side-by-side in Warsaw, Poland, September 7-9.The women’s freestyle event is called the Poland Open. In men’s freestyle, the tournament is entitled the Ziolkowski Memorial. In Greco-Roman, the competition…

Cyclones add Ryan Anderson to 2019 Class

Cover photo by LehighValleyLive.com We knew coming in this was going to be a big weekend for Iowa State as they were set to host several big name wrestlers in the class of 2019 and 2020. It looks like one of those big names has gone ahead and announced his commitment as Pennsylvania prep Ryan…

Earl Hall Leaving C-RTC

Change is coming to the Cyclone Regional Training Center as IAwrestle has learned that resident athlete Earl Hall will be leaving the program in search of new training opportunities. A former All-American for the Cyclones, Hall has been a member of the Iowa State program since 2013. He accumulated over 100 wins during his college…

Chris Foca No Longer Committed to ISU

A big change to ISU’s 2019 recruiting class, as IAwrestle has learned that New Jersey prep Chris Foca is no longer verbally committed to Iowa State. Ranked as a top 30 wrestler in the class of 2019, Foca committed to the Cyclones in October of his junior year. According to our own Tony Hager, Foca…