Creston names new wrestling coach

The Creston Orient-Macksburg program has found it’s new head wrestling coach and they didn’t have to go far. Creston alum, and former assistant coach, Cody Downing has been named the next coach of the Panthers replacing the great Darrell Frain. Downing’s father was also the head coach prior to Frain and Cody has been around…

Big Game Mini Camp with Derek St. John

What: Big Game Mini Camp with Derek St. John When: May 25-27 Where: Iowa City West High School Who: All Ages Welcome, All skill levels Cost: $100 This camp will primarily be technique and drilling driven with a focus on building basic skills! Schedule: Friday May 25th 6pm-8pm Saturday May 26th 9am-11am 1pm-3pm Sunday May…

Gilbert Freestyle/Greco-Roman Tournament – Final Results

FREESTYLE Intermediate – Women – I-1W Guaranteed Places 1st Place – Giavonna Prothero of Hammer Time Wrestling Academy Intermediate – Men – I-1 Guaranteed Places 1st Place – Liam Jennett of CIWC Team Intensity 2nd Place – Katie Biscoglia of Ubasa 3rd Place – Kyler Happel of Lisbon Lions Den Round Robin Matches Liam Jennett…

Nate Carr to Join Cyclone Regional Training Center

AMES, Iowa – The Cyclone Regional Training Center has made another big addition to its staff. The C-RTC has announced that three-time NCAA Champion Nate Carr will serve as the Associate Director of the Cyclone Regional Training Center. “We are all very excited about bringing Nate into the Cyclone RTC,” C-RTC Director Kevin Dresser said.…

Spencer Lee National Champion – Social Media Reactions

  Spencer Lee. BA mofo — Chad Greenway (@chadgreenway52) March 18, 2018 Spencer Lee gave a lot of credit to his teammates after winning his national title: "We're a family. Every single person in that room wants the best for everyone." — Pete Ruden (@PeteyRuden) March 18, 2018 Spencer Lee is the national champ! He…

Spencer Lee into Finals – Social Media Reactions

Iowa freshman Spencer Lee is a finalist! The Hawkeye 125-pounder counters Nathan Tomasello's funk attempt for a cradle and a FALL! #NCAAwrestling pic.twitter.com/nlTld6z6Q0 — NCAA Wrestling (@ncaawrestling) March 17, 2018 Spencer Lee has wrestled fearless, and He has been the most dominant wrestler in the tournament thus far. Freshman NCAA finalst. — David Taylor (@magicman_psu)…

IAwrestle Fantasy Pool Leaders After Session I

  #1 jhmorton 23.0 118.5 116.0 70.0 #2 weicoff 22.5 93.5 91.0 74.0 #3 LumberjackPat 22.0 99.5 95.0 64.0 #4 birdmantodd55 22.0 108.5 102.0 66.0 #5 kuhensj 22.0 131.5 127.0 102.0 #6 hoskee 21.0 96.5 75.0 72.0 #7 mdownie55 21.0 98.5 93.0 73.0 #8 wedgar06 21.0 109.5 93.0 72.0 #9 spm2905 21.0 116.5 103.0 82.0…

NAIA Semifinal Matchups

125 lbs: Hayden Lee (Cumberlands) vs. Mikel Perales (Menlo) Olson Delisca (Southeastern) vs. Julian Gaytan (Midland) 133 lbs: Giovanni Castillo (Concordia Neb.) vs. Jake Sinkovics (Cumberlands) Erique Early (Indiana Tech) vs. Gresh Jones (Dickinson State) 141 lbs: Josh Wenger (Grand View) vs. Matt Weber (Montana State-Northern) Tyler Fraley (Williams Baptist) vs. Taylor Moeder (Kansas Wesleyan)…

Big Ten Pre-Seeds

125 lbs. Nick Suriano, RU Spencer Lee, IOWA Nathan Tomasello, OSU Sebastian Rivera, NU Ethan Lizak, MINN Luke Welch, PUR RayVon Foley, MSU Drew Mattin, MICH Travis Piotrowski, ILL Elijah Oliver, IND Mitch Maginnis, NEB Johnny Jimenez, WIS Brandon Cray, MD Carson Kuhn, PSU   133 lbs. Stevan Micic, MICH Luke Pletcher, OSU Mitch McKee,…

Revisiting our State Tournament Storylines

The Individuals: As we begin the last day of wrestling here at the Wells Fargo Arena, we wanted to take a moment to rehash some of history that is on the line. Tonight in Des Moines 42 new state champions will be crowned and as we hit on earlier this week, several of those wrestlers…