Dayton Racer Transferring to Ohio State

Iowa Central NJCAA national champion Dayton Racer has found a new home in Division I wrestling as he announced that he will be transferring to Ohio State University on his personal Twitter account. “I wanted to create the best opportunity to achieve my goal,” Racer said on his commitment to the Buckeyes, “I want to…

Team Iowa Falls at Disney Duals

It was expected to be a tough match with Mid Atlantic Blue coming in, with some national pundits picking the Pennsylvania team to narrowly make it by the talented Iowa squad. As usual duals aren’t decided on paper, and despite settling into an underdog role, the Iowa team had plenty of bite. The dual started…

Top 100 recruit Dayton Racer of Bettendorf selects Virginia Tech

Nationally ranked senior and the 3A runner-up at 160 pounds has decided to continue his education and wrestling career out east at Virginia Tech Racer joined the Bettendorf Bulldog squad after wrestling at the Minnesota powerhouse Apple Valley where he was a 2012 state champion at 145 pounds. Racer also competed for Team Missouri at…

Dayton Racer captures NHSCA National Title

The freshman and sophomores led off the action in Virginia Beach, which meant #20 ranked Brody Teske was the first Iowan to take a crack at a national title. After winning his first six matches to open his tournament at the NHSCA freshman 106 pound wrestler Brody Teske was all set to have a face…

Wrestler of the Week – Dayton Racer

Last week on IA Wrestle we honored our first Wrestler of the Week in Ryan Schmalen. This week is no different as we select a new Iowan (although this one is new to the term “Iowan”) in Dayton Racer. Racer recently finished off a dominating performance in Michigan where he claimed the 2014 Grappler Fall Classic…

New Senior Recruiting Class Rankings

The Associated Wrestling Press released new class of 2015 rankings  on Monday with results from Fargo factored in. It should come as no surprise that several Iowans made the list, including two whom we recently interviewed in Fredy Stroker and Dayton Racer. Let’s start with the top ten overall: Anthony Valencia, Logan Massa, Myles Martin, Zahid Valencia,…

Overtime with Bettendorf’s Dayton Racer

Going “OVERTIME” with Dayton Racer is a lot easier over the phone than on the mat. The state champ from nationally ranked Apple Valley will be wrestling for Bettendorf this upcoming season. Bettendorf is the returning 3A State Champions and look to repeat with the addition of Racer. Just to name a few in their lineup…