Some other potential recruits at Fargo

After going through Iowa’s, UNI’s, and ISU‘s recruits that were participating in Fargo, I decided that I couldn’t leave these young men out either as a few of them could be big time recruiting targets. Starting with Jake Marnin, who had a pretty solid weekend himself as he made the consolation finals twice, taking home…

Watch your future Cyclones at Fargo

If you don’t frequent Team USA Wrestling’s YouTube channel you have been missing out. Last week, some of the country’s finest wrestlers all traveled to Fargo, North Dakota to take part in the High School National tournament, and USA Wrestling got the matches posted to watch (for free). If you were looking at the Fargo…

Watch your future Panthers at Fargo

If you don’t frequent Team USA Wrestling’s YouTube channel you have been missing out. Last week, some of the country’s finest wrestlers all traveled to Fargo, North Dakota to take part in the High School National tournament. The Panthers had a couple recruits in action, with one of them bringing home some serious hardware (double…

Watch your future Hawkeys at Fargo

If you don’t frequent Team USA Wrestling’s YouTube channel you have been missing out. Last week, some of the country’s finest wrestlers all traveled to Fargo, North Dakota to take part in the High School National tournament, and USA Wrestling got the matches posted to watch (for free). The Iowa Hawkeyes had recruits competing in…

Junior Freestyle Results Session IV

Place winning matches for today. All-American – Junior 138 – Logan Ryan 7th PLACE MATCH Champ. Round 1 – Logan Ryan (Iowa) received a bye () (Bye) Champ. Round 2 – Logan Ryan (Iowa) won by tech fall over Sheldon Davis (Nevada) (TF 15-4) Champ. Round 3 – Logan Ryan (Iowa) won by tech fall…

Final Cadet Freestyle Results Session

Five Iowa wrestlers had their final spots on the podium decided this afternoon as the medal round commenced action around 2:00 PM. Starting Team Iowa off was Noah Fye at 100. I was thoroughly impressed by his effort in the place winning match as he won by tech fall to finish 7th. Iowa hit a…

Junior Freestyle Results Session III

Quite the round this morning as Iowa entered with 29 wrestlers (and 26 of those made it through the first round today) and will only be leaving with eight. But, those eight wrestlers have officially earned All-American honors, with Iowans Fredy Stroker (145), Marcus Harrington (220), and Jake Marnin (HWT) all wrestling in the semifinals…

Junior Freestyle Results Session II

It was another solid round by team Iowa as 29 Juniors remain alive, and of that number 19 remain alive for a title. It is a little bit what we expected from Iowa’s Juniors to this point. So far all of the committed wrestlers to ISU, UNI, and Iowa remain alive in their brackets along…

Cadet Freestyle Results Session IV

The place winning matches have been decided for the five All-Americans on Team Iowa as Gannon Gremmel (220) was the only wrestler to make it to the finals. He did so on the back of  one fall and three tech falls to reach the finals. Anthony Sherry (152) has been a pleasant surprise for Iowans…

Junior Freestyle Results Session I

Much like the Cadets, we see that the participation by team Iowa explodes for the freestyle tournament, with 46 Iowans wrestling in the first session, and 46 of them wrestling this afternoon. Of that group, 26 of them emerged unblemished by the first round. Among the recruits competing, Iowa has Logan Ryan (138), Seth Gross…

Cadet Freestyle Results Session III

A fairly solid round for Team Iowa, as they started with 15 wrestlers, and five of those still in contention for a title. After a couple disappointing quarterfinal losses by Fye (100), West (113), and Clingenpeel (138), Iowa rebounded strong with Anthony Sherry (152) and Gannon Gremmel (220). Sherry, who earned All-America honors by placing…

Cadet Freestyle Results Session II

After starting the round with 35 wrestlers, Iowa had a pretty good round as Iowa placed five men into the quarterfinals. Among the quarterfinalst are Greco All-Americans Bryce West (113) and Anthony Sherry (152), along with Noah Fye (100), Colton Clingpeel (138), and Gannon Gremmel (220). 10 other Iowan remain alive in hopes of reaching…

Cadet Freestyle Results Session I

With just a few matches to be wrestled in this round, it is not that big of a surprise that Iowa will be advancing with most of the 37 wrestlers that are competing in the Cadet division. Of the 35 that remain, 19 are still alive for a title, with 16 remaining on the backside…

Women Freestyle Final Results

Hey, the guys don’t get to have all the fun in Fargo, there was some good women’s action going on this week, and while there wasn’t a ton of women who showed up, the ones that did put on a really good showing. Of the five women who competed, three of them reached the stand…

Junior Greco-Roman Final Results

We have reached the end of the Greco portion in Fargo and the Juniors were able to add three more All-Americans to the list as Brenden Baker (113) 6th, Chase Straw (152) 8th, and Jake Marnin (285) 3rd. Iowa picked up seven All-Americans in the Cadet division yesterday, so the total count currently stands at…

Junior Greco-Roman Results Session III

I know the session just ended, but with Women’s Junior freestyle and Men’s Greco World Team Trials going on at the same time, the competition is packed. Finals and the medal round will be starting at 2:00 PM (full schedule here). Iowa started the round with 10 wrestlers alive, with two Iowans, Brenden Baker (113)…

Junior Greco-Roman Results Sessions I and II

Today’s action for the Junior’s gets starts at 9:00 AM and goes through 1:00 PM which will cover the quarterfinals, semifinals, and all of the necessary consolation matches. Then at 2:15 PM the finals will begin. Also note that Phase II of the World Team Trials will be going on in Greco-Roman (full schedule here).…

Final Cadet Greco-Roman Results

Team Iowa had a pretty good Cadet Greco tournament, as they landed 7 Fargo All-Americans, though that medal round wasn’t pretty as Iowa lost all of their matches to end on a bit of a sour note. Drew West(106) opened his finals match up with 5-0 throw, but from there was unable to get anything…

Iowa Fargo Greco-Roman Cadet Results Session III

Today’s session determined the fate of five other Cadet wrestlers, as they each needed just one win to reach Fargo All-American status. The Iowa boys did just that as, four of them (Nathan Lendt, Ryan Leisure, Billy Higgins, and Tristan Johnson) guaranteed themselves 8th place, with Alex Thomsen being the lone loss in the round…