HWC’s Alli Ragan withdraws from World Championships

USA Wrestling: Two-time World silver medalist Alli Ragan (Iowa City, Iowa/Sunkist Kids/Hawkeye WC) has been withdrawn from the 2018 World Wrestling Championships in Budapest, Hungary at 59 kg/130 lbs. in women’s freestyle due to an injury. Ragan, who qualified for her sixth straight Senior World Team with her victory in Final X in Lincoln on…

Joe Colon Going to Budapest, World Championships

Release courtsey of UNI Athletics Former Panther All-American Joe Colon will be competing in his first Senior World Championships set for Oct. 20-21 in Budapest. Colon (Fresno, Calif./Titan Mercury WC/Valley RTC) will compete in the 61 kg men’s freestyle competition after Nahshon Garrett (Tempe, Ariz./Sunkist Kids) has withdrawn from the 2018 World Wrestling Championships due to injury.…

Hawkeye Wrestling Club Des Moines Golf Outing – Sept 27th

REGISTER HERE Featuring HWC athletes and Coaches. Four Person Best Shot Hole Prizes Lunch All proceeds go to support Hawkeye Wrestling Club athletes to pursue World and Olympic Championships. When: Thursday, September 27th 2018 Where: Echo Valley Country Club   Schedule: 12:00pm – Registration Starts | 1:00pm – Golf Cost: $1000 per Foursome with Sponsorship…

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…

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 Dardanes leaving Hawkeye Wrestling Club

Chris Dardanes will be leaving Iowa City and the Hawkeye Wrestling Club to become a volunteer assistant coach at South Dakota State University. Chris, along with his brother Nick, have been members of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club for the past two seasons. Prior to coming to Iowa City they wrestled for the Univeristy of Minnesota. Chris…

Fan Reactions To Cullan Schriever’s National Title

Mason City’s Cullan Schriever brought home another national title this week. Here are the reactions from the fans on Twitter. What a comeback!!! @cullanschriever 🛑🛑 — Alex Thomsen (@Alex_Thomsen1) July 17, 2018 @cullanschriever ALL DAY. Down but NEVER count him out. — Mark Ragaller (@RagallerMark) July 17, 2018 Pure toughness by @cullanschriever ! National Champion…

Iowa Finishes Third with 13 Junior Freestyle All-Americans

Final Team Scores 1. Illinois 95 pts 2. Ohio 62 pts 3. Iowa 61 pts 4. Pennsylvania 35 pts 5. Wisconsin 34 pts Finals Results 100 1st Joseph Fischer (Pennsylvania) VSU Ronan Schuelke (Illinois), 10-0 1:04 3rd Eli Griffin (Oklahoma) VSU1 Guillermo Juarez (Illinois), 12-1 2:59 5th Christian Tanefeu (North Dakota) VSU Colin Noel (Ohio),…

Three Iowan’s Compete for Junior National Title

Junior men’s freestyle ends Tuesday afternoon at 1 p.m., as the nation’s best battle for national titles and All-American honors. The finals have been set, after a great day of action with round of 16, quarterfinals and semifinals all on the same day. Here is the lineup for Tuesday afternoon: 100 – Joseph Fischer (Pennsylvania)…

Fargo Cadet/Junior Nationals Schedule

When: July 12-20, 2018 Where: FargoDome 1800 University Drive North Fargo, ND  SCHEDULE FOR 2018 CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS: Sunday, July 15 – Cadet Women’s Freestyle Finals at 1:30 p.m. CT Monday, July 16 – Cadet Men’s Freestyle Finals at 1:00 p.m. CT Tuesday, July 17 – Junior Men’s Freestyle Finals at 1:00 p.m. CT Wednesday, July…