Spencer Lee sitting out World Team Trials

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa national champion Spencer Lee announced Saturday that he is not competing at the Senior Freestyle World Team Trials Challenge Tournament in Rochester, Minnesota, on May 18-20. Lee won the 2018 NCAA championship as a true freshman at 125 pounds. He joined the Iowa lineup in January and compiled…

Iowa Women’s US Open Results

  Five Senior-level athletes with Iowa ties wrestled at the U.S. Open in Las Vegas this week. A top 5 finish in the women’s division qualifies the wrestlers for the World Team Trials. Headlining the women were two runner up finishes by Laurie Louive (59 kg) and Rachel Watters (72 kg). Louive (NYAC/HWC) won by…

Isaiah Martinez To Continue Wrestling Career With Illinois RTC

It’s that time of the year where coaching carousal begins to spin and its also the time we learn a lot about the future of our sport’s recently graduated athletes. After wrapping up their careers as college wrestlers this is the time for those athletes to make the transition to the freestyle or Greco-Roman style…

HWC set for Annual Arctic Plunge

Plunge into arctic waters while wearing your favorite costume! All while supporting the HWC athletes and the great sport of wrestling. -Trophy will be given to the costume contest winner -Plunge All Americans get a special gift REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT ONLINE SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: – Saturday, Jan. 27th 2018 – The event will begin…

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…