Michael Millage commits to Northern Iowa

Coach Doug Schwab and the UNI Panthers continue to make recruiting waves in Iowa, this time landing three-time state finalist Michael Millage of New Hampton. Millage is ranked  #4 in the IAwrestle Fab 50 and is a great addition to the lower weights for the Panthers. Millage is coming off a junior campaign where he won his second state…

Jarel Arbegast Commits to Grand View

West Fork’s 2017 state finalist, Jarel Arbegast, announced via social media Monday that he has committed to wrestle for Grand View University. Arbegast finished second in the state in the 1A 170 lb. division. Arbegast was defeated by Taylan Entriken of Hudson in the finals.  

Blake Bauer commits to Upper Iowa

Two-time state finalist Blake Bauer of Southeast Warren High School has committed to wrestle for Upper Iowa University next season. We had a chance to catch up with him about his commitment. “I choose Upper Iowa because when I was there on my visit I could sense the energy surrounding their wrestling program and their…

Trey Brisker commits to Air Force Academy

Trey Brisker came into Wilton High School two years ago with high expectations and he has done everything to live up to those. Brisker made it all the way to the state finals his freshman season before falling to four-time state champ Carter Happel of Lisbon. After a strong sophomore season he drew state runner-up…

Matt Naig selects Augustana University

Two time Iowa state place winner Matt Naig of Sibley-Ocheyedan has committed to wrestle at Division II Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Naig placed sixth in 2015 and fifth in 2016 at 220 pounds, but projects at 285 in college. IA Wrestle caught up with Naig to ask him about his commitment. “Augustana was an easy choice for…

Wyatt Wriedt picks Nebraska

One of the biggest names on the Iowa big board has taken himself off the table, as North Scott senior Wyatt Wriedt gave his verbal commitment to Mark Manning and the University of Nebraska. I am proud to announce that I will be attending the University of Nebraska as a student athlete! pic.twitter.com/8ZBOvKYOK3 — Wyatt…

McGwire Midkiff to NDSU

Three-time Iowa state place winner McGwire Midkiff of Council Bluffs Thomas Jefferson committed to wrestle for head coach Roger Kish and North Dakota State Tuesday night. He was also considering Northern Iowa, Columbia University, and Lindenwood. However, after a visit to NDSU last weekend he knew that was the place that he wanted to spend…

Chase Shiltz commits to NDSU

Another one of the biggest names for the 2017 Iowa high school recruiting class is off the board. Chase Shiltz of Creston-Orient-Macksburg has committed to wrestle for coach Roger Kish and the North Dakota State University Bison. Shiltz is a three-time state finalist and two-time state champion. We recently had him ranked as the fourth best…

Potentially Dangerous 56: Cadet/Junior FRECO Rankings Released

Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college and international wrestling. Join Tony Hager and Lars Underbakke on Potentially Dangerous this week as they discuss Marcus Coleman’s commitment to Iowa State. Wriedt and Lara release their top college list plus the guys break down the latest FRECO Rankings. Presented by My House. Follow us on Facebook,…

Keaton Geerts adds four to school list

With recruiting season now in full swing, we take a look at the top prospects in the class of 2017 and where they are looking. July 1st is the first official day that college coaches can contact high school juniors (or soon-to-be seniors) and discuss scholarship offers. When we last spoke to Keaton Geerts he…

Wyatt Wriedt sets a pair of official visits

With recruiting season now in full swing, we take a look at the top prospects in the class of 2017 and where they are looking. July 1st is the first official day that college coaches can contact high school juniors (or soon-to-be seniors) and discus scholarship offers. Shortly after picking a huge victory over Ethan…

Triston Lara releases school list

With recruiting season now in full swing, we take a look at the top prospects in the class of 2017 and where they are looking. July 1st is the first official day that college coaches can contact high school juniors (or soon-to-be seniors) and discus scholarship offers. We start our series with Fort Dodge State…

Top Iowan Seniors Left Uncommitted

This weekend saw some pretty big news when the state’s top heavyweight recruit, and #48 overall recruit in the nation, Carter Isley gave his verbal to the UNI Panthers to continue his career. It is now early October, just a month until the early signing day, and only two of the state’s nationally ranked seniors…

Top Recruit Interested in Hawkeyes

It’s been no secret that the Hawkeyes were loading up to try and land a big haul in the 2016 recruiting class. Obviously it’s already paying dividends, as the Hawkeyes have landed the #3 ranked Alex Marinelli, and an additional top 50 recruit Kaleb Young, all before the first official contact period can begin. Not…