IAwrestle 2019 Preseason Top Juniors

Leading up to the release of our rankings guru Lars Underbakke’s latest Fab50 rankings we are going to reveal the top 7 guys in each class. Here is the way that we see the top guys from each class stacking up as we near the start of the 2019 wrestling season. 1 Drake Ayala Ft…

IAwrestle 2019 Preseason Top Seniors

This week IAwrestle will be releasing the top wrestlers in each grade (classes 2020, 2021, and 2022). In addition to naming the top seven wrestlers in each class we will also be releasing my latest edition of the Fab 50 rankings, which is our comprehensive list of the top 50 wrestlers in the state of…

Potentially Dangerous Podcast: Alex Thomsen

Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college, and international wrestling. Potentially Dangerous Podcast this week is hosted by Ross Bartachek. Joining Ross is a special guest, Alex Thomsen. A former prep wrestler for Underwood high school, Alex won four state titles and was considered one of the top prospects in the nation back in…

Class of 2022 Rankings

Flowrestling has released an updated list of rankings for the class of 2022. Previous updates to the 2020 and 2021 Big Boards listed four Iowa natives in each class, but the class of 2022 does both of their senior counterparts one better by placing five wrestlers in the top 100. The leader is a standout…

Class 1A Top Teams Returning Points from 2019

                                               By Rob Hill It is never too early to start looking at the Iowa High School wrestling landscape.  Every year we say goodbye to the graduating seniors and they leave a small…

Iowa Duo Featured in Flowrestling’s Top 20

With the new school year quickly approaching that means its time for high school ranking services to begin updating their class rankings for each grade after factoring in summer results. Last week Flowrestling’s Willie Saylor updated his class of 2020 rankings, and instead of listing the top 100 he doubled down and expanded his list…

Top Available Wrestlers in the Class of 2020 – August

Soon the graduating class of 2020 will be heading back to their respective high school to begin their final year of schooling before heading off to their futures. The state of Iowa is blessed with many talented individuals in the sport of wrestling and year in and year out the state produces many high quality…

Blake Thomsen Catches Up with IAwrestle

Iowa’s senior class of 2020 features many talented individuals, many of whom have bright futures in the sport ahead of them. One of those wrestlers many have been watching over the past three years is Underwood standout Blake Thomsen, who figures to be a title contender at his weight heading into next season. One of…

Iowa Women’s Disney Dual Update

Pool Z – Iowa Vikings Match #1 Round 1 Iowa Vikings defeated Nebraska Beauties 37-30 95 – Rylee Rodish (Iowa Vikings) over Hannah Hinrichsen (Nebraska Beauties) Fall 0:45 100 – Reanah Utterback (Iowa Vikings) over Regan Rosseter (Nebraska Beauties) Maj 15-7 106 – Callie Witt (Nebraska Beauties) over Rylee Rodish (Iowa Vikings) Fall 0:34 112 – Tateum Park (Iowa Vikings) over Brisa Figueroa (Nebraska Beauties) Fall 5:34 118 – Chloe Clemons (Iowa Vikings) over Marissa Burt (Nebraska Beauties) Fall 2:56…

Iowa Black Competing in Gold Pool at Disney Duals

AS – Gold – Iowa Black Guaranteed 16th place Match #1 Champ. Round 1 MAWA Point Red defeated Iowa Black 53-15 106 – Levi Haines (MAWA Point Red) over Blaine Frazier (Iowa Black) Fall 5:10 113 – Matthew Mayer (MAWA Point Red) over Kolten Crawford (Iowa Black) Maj 13-4 120 – McKenzie Bell (MAWA Point Red) over Colby Lillegard (Iowa Black) Maj 15-2 126 – Damon Mcgee Jr. (MAWA Point Red) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf…

Junior Team Finishes Seventh at Greco National Duals

D POOL – Iowa Guaranteed 2nd place Match #1 Quarterfinal Iowa defeated Texas 55-17 160 – Cade DeVos (Iowa) over Massoma Endene (Texas) TF 14-2 170 – Spencer Mooberry (Iowa) over Don Doyle (Texas) Fall 0:25 182 – Justin Brindley (Iowa) over Samuel Uwabuike (Texas) Dec 8-2 195 – Gabe Christenson (Iowa) over Deandre Rucker (Texas) Fall 1:36 220 – Kalob Runyon (Iowa) over Rylan Bonds (Texas) Fall 4:36 285 – Spencer Trenary (Iowa) over Ryan Johnson (Texas) TF 10-0 100 – Brandon O`Brien (Iowa) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf 106 – Trever…

2019 Disney Duals – Day 1 Results

Pool C – Iowa Black Match #1 Round 1 Iowa Black defeated Hero Black 47-12 106 – Gabriel Giampietro (Hero Black) over Blaine Frazier (Iowa Black) Dec 5-3 113 – Gavin Richard (Hero Black) over Kolten Crawford (Iowa Black) Dec 6-0 120 – Colby Lillegard (Iowa Black) over Jose Tirado (Hero Black) Dec 10-6 126 – Matthew Jordan (Iowa Black) over Corey Morabito (Hero Black) Dec 7-4 132 – Jalen Schropp (Iowa Black) over Alejandro Herrera-Rondon (Hero Black) Dec 2-0…

Team Iowa Headed to Junior Greco-Roman Gold/Silver Pool

D POOL – Iowa Guaranteed 2nd place Match #1 Quarterfinal Iowa defeated Texas 55-17 160 – Cade DeVos (Iowa) over Massoma Endene (Texas) TF 14-2 170 – Spencer Mooberry (Iowa) over Don Doyle (Texas) Fall 0:25 182 – Justin Brindley (Iowa) over Samuel Uwabuike (Texas) Dec 8-2 195 – Gabe Christenson (Iowa) over Deandre Rucker (Texas) Fall 1:36 220 – Kalob Runyon (Iowa) over Rylan Bonds (Texas) Fall 4:36 285 – Spencer Trenary (Iowa) over Ryan Johnson (Texas) TF 10-0 100 – Brandon O`Brien (Iowa) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf 106 – Trever…

Iowa Teams Registered for Disney Duals

Girls Team Roster previously released here. Iowa Black Team Weight Class Name 106 Frazier, Blaine 113 Crawford, Kolten 120 Lillegard, Colby 126 Jordan, Matthew 132 Schropp, Jalen 138 Loyd, Eli 145 Mitchell, Wade 152 Schmidt, Carter 160 Zach, Anthony 170 Venteicher, Drew 182 Westphal-Edwards, Tristin 195 Neuhaus, Jack 220 Sims, Garet 285 #19 Vis, Joshua…

16U Team Takes 5th at Freestyle National Duals

  D Pool – Iowa Guaranteed 1st place Match #1 Quarterfinal Iowa received a Bye Match #2 Semifinal Iowa defeated Team Florida 63-15 285 – Ryley Snell (Iowa) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf 88 – Benjamin Guilliam (Team Florida) over J.D. Downs (Iowa) Dec 13-6 94 – Garret Rinken (Iowa) over Vincent Biondoletti (Team Florida) TF 10-0 100 – Camron Phetxoumphone (Iowa) over Kai Owen (Team Florida) Fall 3:43 106 – Gable Porter (Iowa) over Cooper Davidson-haase (Team Florida) TF 12-2…