Best of Brands 141/149

In 2007 the University of Iowa handed over the keys to their blue blood program to one of their star alumni to rejuvenate the program which had taken a tumble from the days of Dan Gable. Tom Brands has now been at the helm for 13 seasons in Iowa City and during that time he…

Drexel Wrestling adds Josh Dziewa to coaching staff

Former University of Iowa wrestler Josh Dziewa has been added to Drexel University’s coaching staff. Dziewa was a two-year starter at 141 pounds for the Hawkeyes graduating in 2015. Below is the press release from Drexel on the hire of Dziewa: PHILADELPHIA – Drexel Wrestling Head Coach Matt Azevedo has added Josh Dziewa to his…

Pennsylvania Adds Josh Dziewa to Staff

Former University of Iowa wrestler Josh Dziewa has been hired at the University of Pennsylvania as the team’s Director of Wrestling Operations. From UPenn’s press release: “I am excited to announce that Josh Dziewa has officially joined the Penn Wrestling staff as our new Director of Operations,” said Tirapelle, the Roger Reina Head Coach of…

Iowa will travel to Nebraska in 2016

It’s that time of year where schools are slowly getting their schedules for the 2015-16 wrestling season, and while none of the Division I wrestling schools in our state have released their schedules, we can start to get a picture based on other teams that have. For instance, we know both UNI and ISU will…

Hawkeyes to host Virginia in Regional Dual

Cory Clark takes on Dominic Malone of Northwestern. Clark will be one of 5 Hawkeyes to have a top 20 matchups. Photo by Nic Ryder Who: #1 Iowa vs. #16 Virginia Date: Sunday February 15th, 2015 Time: 1:00 PM Location: Iowa City, IA Carver-Hawkeye Arena Radio: 800 KXIC AM Play-by-Play: IAWrestle.com #1 Iowa Hawkeyes 11-0*…

Hawkeyes beat Nittany Lions 18-12

The Iowa Hawkeye wrestling squad went into a sold out Bryce Jordan Center, in front of 15,976 fans and took down the four-time defending national champions. Iowa’s Thomas Gilman got the Hawkeyes started off on the right track, with a 6-5 win over #8 Jordan Conaway. Gilman got off to a good start, scoring a…

Iowa at Penn State Play By Play

Dual starts at noon, refresh often for updates! Dual Preview SOUND OFF Where is everyone following from? PBP Legend; Scoring Related: T2 – Takedown, E1 – Escape, R2 – Reversal, NF (#will denote the amount of back points scored) OOB – Out of bounds RS – Restart IA – Iowa PSU – Penn State Pre-match…