U23 World Championship Preview: Sam Brooks

Where: Bydgoszcz, Poland When: (All times listed here are Central Time) Weigh-in/Receive draw- 11/24 @ 8:00AM Wrestling starts (elimination round and repechage)- 11/25 @ 3:00AM Medal Matches- 11/25 @ 11:00AM The 86KG Field: 23 wrestlers make up the field for the U23 World Championships. This group has earned 10 medals at previous World Championships (1…

Clark Places 2nd in Return to the Mat

After 7 months off the mat Cory Clark made his return at the SFU International in Burnaby, British Columbia.   Clark lead the day off with a 10-0 TF over Ty Peth (Simon Fraser).  In his second match of the day Clark used a TD and series of gut wrenches to defeat Riley Prough (Simon Fraser)…

Cory Clark to Compete at SFU Open

NCAA champion Cory Clark will make his Senior level International debut this weekend in British Columbia, Canada competing at Simon Frasier University’s SFU Open. The tournament, which also goes by the name the Clansman International (the Clansman is the mascot of SFU), will make the first official competition for the Clark since he came away…

Hawkeye Wrestling Club Sending Six to Dave Schultz

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club will be sending six wrestlers to next week’s Dave Schultz Memorial International, which is celebrating its 20th year. The tournament will host all three style of Senior level competition with the HWC sending five Men’s freestyle wrestlers, and one Women’s freestyle wrestler. Greco-Roman will kick the competition off on Wednesday, November…

HWC’s Ragan to compete at Beat the Streets – LA

BY RICHARD IMMEL – USA Wrestling LOS ANGELES – The U.S. roster has been finalized for a historic women’s freestyle dual meet against Japan at the Beat the Streets Los Angeles 4th Annual Benefit to be held in “Little Tokyo” on October 29. All 10 of the U.S. participants have qualified for a World Team…

Sammy Brooks Clinches Spot on U23 World Team

FINAL RESULTS BY TEAM U23 World Team Trials Results for NYAC/HWC Sunday 86 KG – Samuel Brooks’s place is 2nd and has scored 16.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Samuel Brooks (NYAC/HWC) won by tech fall over Shabaka Johns (Indiana Pride Wrestling Academ) (TF 10-0) Quarterfinal – Samuel Brooks (NYAC/HWC) won by tech fall…

HWC’s Sammy Brooks and Alex Meyer to Compete at U23’s

Two wrestlers from the Iowa City based Hawkeye Wrestling Club will be heading North this weekend to compete at USA Wrestling U-23 World Team Trials in Rochester, Minnesota. Recent University of Iowa graduates Sammy Brooks and Alex Meyer will look to get their post-collegiate career kicked off at the event while another Iowa prep, Colton…

Boris Novachkov Joining Hawkeye Wrestling Club

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club continues to add talent as our own Tony Hager is reporting that former Olympian Boris Novachkov will begin training in Iowa City. A native of Bulgaria, Novachkov has a deep history of training in the United States with Mark Perry, who took over as head coach of the HWC this spring. “I’m excited…

Hawkeye Wrestling Club Des Moines Golf Outing – September 21st

When:           Thursday, September 21st 2017 Where:          Echo Valley Country Club Norwalk, IA Schedule:       12:00pm – Registration Starts 1:00pm – Golf Cost:              $1000 per Foursome with Sponsorship $800 per Team $300 per Hole Sponsorship $200 per Individual Other Notes:  Lunch will be served before the event and hor douvres will be served after golf. View the flyer…

Dan Dennis Writes Another Chapter

The life journey of Dan Dennis will continue outside the walls of the University of Iowa. Dennis tells IAwrestle he has decided to step away from the Hawkeye Wrestling Club. “Tom (Brands) was supportive of the decision.” Dennis told IAwrestle, “He understood, but he didn’t want me to leave.” When asked if he has a…