Iowa State Cyclones 2019-20 Season Preview

If last year is any indication of the momentum that is building in Ames the fans of the Iowa State Cyclones should be ecstatic about the direction of the program. In just one year’s time head coach Kevin Dresser was able to dramatically improve his team’s performance in just his second full season at the…

Iowa State Returns Home and Welcomes West Virginia

Follow Ross on Twitter @Rossbchek Who: Iowa State 5-5 (1-2) vs West Virginia 3-3 (2-1)* Where: Ames, Iowa | Hilton Coliseum When: Sunday, January 21st – 2:00 PM Watch: Cyclone TV (Subscription required) *West Virginia will wrestle Oklahoma State prior to this dual What a difference two weeks of the college wrestling season can make.…

Dresser Dual Era Begins Sunday Vs Drexel

Last weekend’s Harold Nichols Open gave us the first glimpse of the Iowa State Cyclones in action with Kevin Dresser’s squad coming away with five titles at their home open. Despite a successful first weekend of college wrestling several key wrestlers were missing from the mat for Iowa State due to minor injuries. Notably missing…

Cyclone Lineup Preview 125-133

125: Depth Chart 125 Projected Starter  Next Man FR RFR Danny Vega SO JR Jon Marmolejo SR Coming off a historically low season in 2016-17, the Cyclones are turning over a new leaf going out and hiring Kevin Dresser to rebuild the program to its former glory. In addition to the coaching staff getting a…

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…

2016 MSU Open Results

Open – 125 1st Place – Brent Fleetwood of Central Michigan University 2nd Place – Sebastian Rivera of Northwestern 3rd Place – Drew Hildebrandt of Central Michigan University 4th Place – Deven Perez of Central Michigan University 5th Place – Brock Hudkins of Northern Illinois 6th Place – Lucas Hall of Michigan State 1st Place…

D1CW releases class of 2016 rankings

Every year Earl Smith of D1 College Wrestling releases his class rankings, which are the longest running free class rankings that are available. This year’s class of Iowa seniors features seven wrestlers featured in the top 150, and each Iowa and Iowa State will be adding five top 150 seniors from across the nation. Industry…

Cyclones end season on strong note

Heading into the final weekend the Iowa state Cyclone program wasn’t even ranked in the top 25 by InterMat, but that did little to phase head coach Kevin Jackson in getting his squad ready to compete in Madison Square Garden. It was there that Iowa State put together their strong tournament of a top 12…

Iowans and Recruits to Watch at Super 32 This Weekend

For some time now, the Super 32 tournament, which is resides in Greensboro, North Carolina, has been the pinnacle of preseason wrestling tournaments. Usually occurring the first weekend in November (this year that includes October 31st as well), the Super 32 draws talent from just about every state in the country, and it’s not uncommon…