Simmons and Breitenbach No Longer at Iowa State

In a developing story out of the Iowa State wrestling room, IAwrestle has learned that sophomore Markus Simmons and junior Logan Breitenbach are no longer  members of the wrestling team. “We can confirm that they are no longer on the roster.” A university spokesperson informed IAwrestle, “We wish them the best going forward, and they’ve been…

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.…

RAPID RECAP: Cyclones Fall to #10 Arizona State

Iowa State fell in their second dual matchup at today’s Virginia Duals. After picking up a 21-18 upset over Virginia, the dual win streak was stopped at two as #10 Arizona State was victorious 25-13. Arizona State was able to strike first with their ranked wrestler Ryan Millhof winning 16-1 over Sinjin Briggs. After that…

Iowa State Sending Five to Midlands

IAwrestle has learned that Kevin Dresser is planning on sending five of his athletes to compete at the 55th annual Ken Kraft Midlands which takes place December 29-30th at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. Most of the wrestlers making the trip are the team’s current backups, though sophomore Colston DiBlasi is also listed…

Markus Simmons Rebounds at Grand View Open

Wesley Dawkins (Nebraska Kearney) vs Markus Simmons (Iowa State Universit) 1st Place Match – Open 133 – Bout: 2216 Erique Early (Indiana Tech) vs Markus Simmons (Iowa State Universit) Semifinal – Open 133 – Bout: 2156 Darrin Eades (Northern Iowa) vs Markus Simmons (Iowa State Universit) Quarterfinal – Open 133 – Bout: 2067 Haidon Allen…

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…

2016-17 Iowa State Team Preview

As we head into the 2016-17 season it looks like the Iowa State Cyclones will lean heavily on their senior class with as many as five starters coming out of this senior group. Not only are all of the wrestlers in their senior season, but most of them are also multi-year starters, which brings a…

2016 Iowa State Redshirt Notebook

2015 was a quiet recruiting season for the Iowa State Cyclones, who followed their top 12 2014 class with a 20-25 ranked class (depending on which site you prefer) in 2015. Looking ahead to the 2016 recruiting class, you can tell that it is full of obvious hammers, with head coach Kevin Jackson pulling in…

D1 College Wrestling Puts Out 2015 Team Recruiting Rankings

The third and perhaps final online version of 2015 team recruiting rankings have been released by D1 College Wrestling and after seeing what InterMat and Flowrestling thought of the Iowa based universities, it comes as no surprise to see two of the schools supporting top ten class rankings by this service as well. The biggest…