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…

FloWrestling releases 2018 Senior Big Board

Rankings by FloWrestling Overall Name City State Projected College #26 Alex Thomsen Underwood IA 125/133 Nebraska #27 Brody Teske Fort Dodge IA 125 Undecided #43 Joel Shapiro West Des Moines Valley IA 184 Undecided #66 Francis Duggan Iowa City West IA 285 Undecided #70 Nelson Brands Iowa City West IA 157/165 Iowa #93 Grant Stotts…

Potentially Dangerous 93: JR and SR WTT Recap + Fab 50 Tease

Iowa’s premier site for youth, high school, college and international wrestling. Potentially Dangerous is broadcast live on Facebook Monday nights at 8 PM with show hosts Tony Hager and Ross Bartachek. Listen in as they recap the Junior and Senior World Team Trials that took place this past weekend in Lincoln, Nebraska. Show Order (Estimated time) 2:30 – Start…

Alex Thomsen Commits to Nebraska

The state’s top junior, Alex Thomsen of Underwood high school, has informed IAwrestle that he will be heading to Nebraska after he wraps up his high school career. An undefeated three-time state champion, Thomsen’s stock exploded as a freshman when he defeated Drew West at the state tournament, and would go on to reach the…

Overtime with Alex Thomsen

IAwrestle: First question is related to what we asked last year, was a honey bun the first thing you wanted to eat when you finished this season, or have you moved on to something else? Alex Thomsen: A honey bun was actually not on the craving list this year! I moved to Kit Kats; something…

Junior Greco Nationals Final Results

2016 USAW Junior Men`s GR Nationals Results for Iowa Junior 126 – Alex Thomsen’s place is 5th and has scored 4.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 – Alex Thomsen (Iowa) won by forfeit over Carter Noehre (Indiana) (FF) Champ. Round 2 – Alex Thomsen (Iowa) won by tech fall over Devin Kohn (Florida) (TF 10-0)…

Junior Greco Session III Results

Next Round: Session IV – Finals, Medal Matches & Awards 2:15 PM to 5:15 PM 2016 USAW Junior Men`s GR Nationals Results for Iowa Junior 113 – Drew Bennett – Eliminated Champ. Round 1 – Drew Bennett (Iowa) won by decision over Kelvin Eblen (Missouri) (Dec 9-4) Champ. Round 2 – Drew Bennett (Iowa) won…

2016 Junior Freestyle Preview

Looking over this Junior group there are a lot factors to be positive about as the team will look to go for the third straight summer of producing at least one Junior national champion. This group of wrestlers has produced two Cadet national champions, two Cadet runner-ups, and has earned a total of 18 All-American…

2016 Greco Preview

With only a small number of wrestlers competing in the Greco-Roman style out at the Asics/Vaughan Cadet and Junior Nationals we will be combing our Cadets and Juniors together in one preview. Over the past few years Team Iowa has struggled in Greco-Roman at Fargo, especially in the Juniors division, but that is mainly due…

InterMat Updates Class of 2018 Rankings

InterMat’s Josh Lowe has also now updated the class of 2018 rankings and we have a few new changes to the list. For starters Gavin Teasdale, who is ranked #3 in the class, is on the list for the first time with “Iowa” next to his name. The Hawkeye recruit is focused on adding Fargo…

Teske enters InterMat top 50 sophomores

Josh Lowe also unveiled his top sophomore list late last night, with a pair of Iowa wrestlers making appearances. The list is available on InterMat for Platinum subscribers, and you can go back and view our write up on the 2017 junior class, and 2016 senior class. One of the newer wrestlers making the list…

Overtime with Underwood sophomore Alex Thomsen

IA Wrestle: How did it feel to finish on top of the podium for the second straight year? Alex Thomsen: It felt absolutely great to finish on top again this year, last year was the big “test” and I took that tournament very serious. This year was a little more laid back and a lot…