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…

2018 Iowa Fargo Rosters

What/When: U.S. Marine Corps Junior and Cadet Nationals in Fargo, N.D., July 14-20. Iowa returns 18 Fargo All-Americans, led by 2017 Cadet freestyle national champion Drake Ayala. The Iowans boast nine nationally ranked wrestlers. Cadet Freestyle 88 – Brandon O`Brien, Khyler Carstarphen, Camron Phetxoumphone 94 – Carter Fousek, Jace Rhodes 100 – Lane Cowell, Caden…

2018 USAW Kids Nationals – Freestyle Results

Team Iowa Results: Novice 67 Tj Koester’s place is 5th and has scored 18.50 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Tj Koester (Iowa) won by decision over Johnathan Moder (Florida) (Dec 10-2) Quarterfinal – James Hemmila (Illinois) won by decision over Tj Koester (Iowa) (Dec 12-6) Cons. Round 2 – Tj Koester (Iowa) won by…

2018 USAW Kids Nationals – Greco Results

Team Iowa Results: Novice 67 Tj Koester’s place is unknown and has scored 2.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Tj Koester (Iowa) won by decision over Brock Johnson (Kansas) (Dec 6-2) Quarterfinal – Jason Goodin (Oklahoma) won by tech fall over Tj Koester (Iowa) (TF 10-0) Cons. Round 2 – Elijah Broady (Indiana) won…

Brooks, Sorensen Headed to Canada Cup

Former Hawkeye standout Brandon Sorensen will make his Senior level debut in Canada (Sam Janicki photo) What: 2018 Canada Cup Where: Guelph, Canada Who: Hawkeye Wrestling Club: Brandon Sorensen, Sammy Brooks When: Saturday, July 7th Two members from the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will be competing in International action next month at the 2018 Canada Cup.…

2018 Junior National Duals – Freestyle Pool Results

B POOL – Iowa Guaranteed 3rd place Match #1 Quarterfinal Iowa defeated Florida 49-20 132 – Drew Bennett (Iowa) over Malyke Hines (Florida) TF 18-7 138 – Frankie Tal-Shahar (Florida) over Zach Price (Iowa) TF 16-6 145 – Gable Fox (Iowa) over Ethan Basile (Florida) Dec 6-4 152 – Killyan Green (Iowa) over Ethan Woods (Florida) TF 17-7 160 –…

2018 Junior National Duals – Final Results

Team Iowa took sixth overall in the Greco-Roman portion of Junior National Duals. Top performers for Team Iowa were Gabriel Kjeldgaard (152) who went 6-1, Tyrell Gordon (195) who was 4-0, Boone McDermott (220) who was 5-1, and Spencer Trenary (285) who was 4-0. A POOL – Iowa Guaranteed 2nd place Match #1 Quarterfinal Iowa…

Iowa Junior Duals Roster

Below is the *tentative* roster Team Iowa will put out this week for USA Wrestling Junior National Duals. Lineup and wrestlers are subject to change. 100 Cole Nelson 106 Austin Kegley Ethan Wood-Finley 113 Grant Harbour Thurman Christensen 120 Aden Reeves Kyle Biscoglia Daniel Kimball 126 Duncan Delzell Dylan Albrecht Kaden Anderlik 132 Drew Bennett…