Earl Hall Leaving C-RTC

Change is coming to the Cyclone Regional Training Center as IAwrestle has learned that resident athlete Earl Hall will be leaving the program in search of new training opportunities. A former All-American for the Cyclones, Hall has been a member of the Iowa State program since 2013. He accumulated over 100 wins during his college…

Agony in Ames Preview

Five Iowa high school wrestlers will be back on the mat for the Agony in Ames, which benefits the newly created Cyclone-Regional Training Center (C-RTC). Two of the Iowa high school wrestlers in the event will enter as large favorites in their ranked matchups, as Cullan Schriever (Mason City) and Joel Shapiro (Valley – WDM)…

Day 2 Begins at University Nationals

Early Morning Preview: With the first day in the books in Akron, Ohio only seven wrestlers remain alive for a University National title, with the quarterfinals scheduled to get underway this morning. Northern Iowa leads all teams from Iowa with a trio of quarterfinalists and a fourth wrestler alive in the consolation bracket. All-American Max…

Cyclones Start Final Road Trip at Pitt

Who: Iowa State 1-9 vs. #25 Pittsburgh 8-5  – NWCA Dual Rankings Date: Friday, February 10th Time: 6:00 PM Location: Pittsburgh, PA Online: ESPN3 Even without a dual on the Iowa State schedule, last week was pretty eventful with head coach Kevin Jackson announcing he will be stepping down from his position at season’s end, and…

2016 Cliff Keen Invitational Pre-Seeds

InterMat Rankings 125: 1. Joey Dance (VTech) 2. Connor Schram (Stanford) — No. 7 3. Josh Terao (American) — No. 12 4. Sean Russell (Edinboro) — No. 14 5. Austin Assad (Michigan) — No. 16 6. Brent Fleetwood (Central Michigan) — No. 20 7. Dalton Marci (Cornell) 133: 1. Nathan Tomasello (Ohio State) — No.…

2016-17 Iowa State Team Preview

As we head into the 2016-17 season it looks like the Iowa State Cyclones will lean heavily on their senior class with as many as five starters coming out of this senior group. Not only are all of the wrestlers in their senior season, but most of them are also multi-year starters, which brings a…

Top 10 Performances from UWW University’s

(Photos in this post provided by Sam Janicki – SJanicki Photo) This past weekend in Akron, Ohio played host to the UWW University National tournament and many college wrestlers from the state of Iowa traveled out in hopes of making a World Team. Iowa saw competitors from their power programs: Iowa, Iowa State, and Northern…

NCAA grants Earl Hall another year of eligibility

In a surprising twist for Iowa State fans we have learned that All-American Earl Hall has been granted another season to compete for the Cyclones by the NCAA. This past March Hall became head coach Kevin Jackson’s third wrestler to reach All-America status at least two times. BREAKING: Just got off the phone with @Kidd_125…

Cyclones head to Virginia Duals

Who: #15 Iowa State vs George Mason — Kent State Date: Friday, January 8th, 2016 – Saturday January 9th Time: First Dual at 10:00 AM, second at 12:00 PM Location: Hampton Coliseum – Hampton, Va InterMat Rankings #15 Iowa State Cyclones vs George Mason Patriots 3-3 — Kent State Flashes 5-2 125- Nathan Boston vs Ibrahim…

Harold Nichols Cyclone Open Results

The annual Harold Nichols Open was contested this Sunday and the state of Iowa had an incredibly strong weekend placing nine wrestlers across three colleges into the finals, and four wrestlers claimed Harold Nichols titles. Iowa true freshman Michael Kemerer might have been the unofficial outstanding wrestler at the event as he captured his first…

2015-16 Iowa State Preview (125-157)

Ed note: Over the past week we have released a few of our Division III previews – and we still have plenty more of those coming – but today we will start our Division I previews for the 2015-16 season with head coach Kevin Jackson’s Iowa State Cyclones. These Division I previews are pretty meaty, our…

Clark and Hall in Flo Preseason Top Five at 133

Today Flowrestling released their second preseason weight-class rankings for the upcoming 2015-16 and there are once again two wrestlers from Iowa who made the list. This was a weight that had a lot of offseason chatter with fans wondering if the 2015 NCAA champion, Cody Brewer of Oklahoma, would outgrow 133 and need to move…