2016-17 Iowa Hawkeyes Schedule Released

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa wrestling program announced Wednesday that Iowa State, Penn State, and Ohio State are among the five schools the Hawkeyes host this season at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The home schedule includes six dates total, including the Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series on Dec. 10, and duals against Penn State and Ohio State during…

Iowa pounds Minnesota 34-6

It was a beating in Carver with the Iowa Hawkeyes hosting the #23 ranked Minnesota Gophers in what is annually a big rivalry dual. This year is obviously an outlier with the Hawks racking up 34 points against the Gophers, dropping matches at 141 and 197 pounds. Thomas Gilman has been the ultimate sparkplug for…

Hawkeyes-Gophers set to do battle on BTN

Who: #2 Iowa vs. #17 Minnesota Date: Friday, January 29th, 2016 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Carver-Hawkeye Arena Video (Online): BTN (BTN2GO) Play-by-Play: IAWrestle.com InterMat Rankings #2 Iowa Hawkeyes 12-0 (6-0) vs #17 Minnesota Gophers 7-6 (3-2) 125- #2 Thomas Gilman vs Steve Polakowski or Skyler Petry 133- #3 Cory Clark vs Ben Morgan or Sam…

Hawkeyes defeat Nebraska 21-11 in top ten matchup

It was far from the performance that University of Iowa head coach Tom Brands was hoping for, but the second ranked Hawkeyes remained undefeated on the season with a 21-11 victory over top ten opponent the Nebraska Corn Huskers. It has been a long time since the Hawkeyes won a dual without at least one…

Watch Cory Clark vs Ryan Taylor

This past weekend the Iowa Hawkeyes wrestled the Wisconsin Badgers in a dual that was featured on BTN. The second ranked Hawkeyes came away with the victory 31-3 over Wisconsin, and winning the marquee matchup was NCAA runner-up Cory Clark downing seventh ranked Ryan Taylor 7-3 at 133 pounds. You can watch a clip of…

Hawkeyes head to Wisconsin for border battle

Who: #2 Iowa vs. Wisconsin Date: Friday, January 15th, 2016 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Madison Wisconsin Video (and Online): BTN (BTN2GO) Play-by-Play: IAWrestle.com InterMat Rankings #2 Iowa Hawkeyes 10-0 (4-0) vs Wisconsin Badgers 1-3 (0-2) 125- #2 Thomas Gilman vs Johnny Jimenez 133- #3 Cory Clark vs #7 Ryan Taylor 141- Topher Carton/Brody Grothus vs…

Bettendorf’s Wagner happy to be back on the mat

Back in December, days before his team was slated to wrestle in one of Iowa’s biggest high school tournaments, Bettendorf wrestler Jack Wagner felt a “click” in one of his knees. It was something little at first, but unfortunately hours before one of the state’s top seniors was about to take to the mat at the…