Northern Iowa’s 2018 Class full of talent

Doug Schwab cleaned up in the state of Iowa this year. To end the folkstyle season our state placed nine wrestlers in The Open Mat’s top 100 wrestlers in the class of 2018, Schwab managed to land the commitments of four of those wrestlers and then some. The haul ranks near the top of the…

Gable Fox Commits to UNI

The Panther Train has picked up it’s second addition for the 2018 recruiting class as #23 on the IAwrestle Fab 50 as Don Bosco’s Gable Fox has committed to the Panthers. “The biggest part in my decision was the type of environment that I’d be able to surround myself with everyday.” Fox said on his…

Overtime with Don Bosco’s Gable Fox

In Iowa high school wrestling, Don Bosco is one of the most successful 1A programs over the last decade (Eric Schares ran the numbers and Bosco is a top 10 tournament team, and is the second best dual team), so it should come to little surprise that one of the state’s top wrestlers, Gable Fox,…

2017 NHSCA High School Nationals – March 24th – 26th

Freshman Division  March 24th – 26th  Virginia Beach Convetion Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, Virginia  23451 145 – Chance Downs (Maquoketa Valley) – placed 7th at 145 in 2017 __________________________________________________________________________________ Junior Division  March 24th – 26th  Virginia Beach Convetion Center 1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, Virginia  23451 120 – Drew Bennett (Fort Dodge) – placed 3rd twice at…

Michael Millage takes second at 2016 Freakshow

Waverly’s based Elite Takedown Wrestling Club sent four wrestlers out to Las Vegas for the 2016 Freakshow tournament. All four athletes will be bringing home hardware with each of them reaching the tournament semifinals, but it was Michael Millage who was able to punch his ticket to the finals for the opportunity to wrestle for…

Millage, Isley take second at FloNationals

Four wrestlers from the state of Iowa will be heading home from Indiana University of Pennsylvania after competing in the 2016 FloNationals tournament. The tournament is produced by the national media organization Flowrestling, and has become a staple in the premiere postseason competition. Elite Takedown Wrestling Club members Gable Fox, Michael Millage, and Keaton Geerts…

IA Wrestle Fargo Cadet Preview

This year Iowa will be taking a talented group* into the Fargo High School National Championships, and while only a pair of Cadet All-Americans will be returning for Team Iowa, they are bringing plenty of experience that hopefully will make a push to put multiple guys on the stand. A year ago, Iowa took 11th…