Iowa Season Recap + 2018-19 Preview

In what was supposed to be a rebuilding season, the Iowa Hawkeyes surprised many across the country (and even in Iowa) with their third place finish in Cleveland, resulting in yet another team trophy under Tom Brands. Preseason forecasts had the Hawkeyes just inside the top ten and even once they decided to pull the…

Midlands Upperweight Preview (174-285)

The 55th Annual Ken Kraft Midlands Championships will take place next weekend, December 29-30th in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. This year’s tournament will be held at Sears Centre Arena as opposed to the Welsh-Ryan Arena. The Iowa Hawkeyes are looking to win the 27th team title at the event, and they enter as four-time defending team champions.…

Iowa Takes on Illinois in Final Home Dual of 2017

Follow Ross on Twitter @Rossbchek Who: #10 Iowa 4-0 (0-0) vs #16 Illinois 1-1 (0-0) Where: Carver-Hawkeye Arena| Iowa City, Iowa When: Friday, December 1st – 7:00 PM Watch: BTN Plus or Flowrestling (Subscription required for either option) The Iowa Hawkeyes open conference dual action this Friday inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena when they welcome in border rival…

Iowa hosts Rider this Friday

Who: #10 Iowa 3-0 (0-0) Vs. #19 Rider 0-0 (0-0) Date: Friday, November 24, 2017 Time: 7 PM (Central Time) Location: Carver Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa TV/Online: Hawkeye Sports (Subscription Required) The Hawkeyes are looking to build on a solid 3-0 start this past weekend at the Iowa City Duals. The competition will ramp…

Hawkeye Lineup Preview 197-285

FULL SERIES: Hawkeye Lineup 197: Depth Chart 197 Starter   Keep Your Eye On FR Jacob Warner – Redshirt  Connor Corbin – Redshirt RFR Cade Brownlee Sam Cook SO Cash Wilcke Steven Holloway JR SR Just one year ago the 197-pound weight for the Hawkeyes was an extremely thin weight that featured one true 197…

Sam Stoll to miss season due to injury

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa sophomore heavyweight Sam Stoll will miss the remainder of the 2016-17 season with a torn ACL, the UI wrestling program announced Friday. The Kasson, Minnesota, native was 7-2 this season and ranked No. 8 in the country. The third-ranked Hawkeyes (7-1) host second-ranked Penn State (7-0, 3-0) on…

Hawkeye Early Season Rewind 165-285

For the first time in several weeks we find ourselves in a week without college wrestling. During this lull in the action we decided to run a team by team recap giving opinions on how each weight has looked through the first month and a half of the season. 125-157 Rewind 165: Still up for…

2016-17 Iowa Team Preview

As we head into the 2016-17 season one thing is abundantly clear for the Hawkeyes, the 2012 #1 overall recruiting class is going to play a huge role if Tom Brands is going to take his team back to the top. This is the same sentiment that was echoed prior to the start of last…

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 roll Purdue 39-4 – Grothus returns

The Hawkeyes returned to Carver-Hawkeye Arena to face Purdue on Friday putting in a dominating performance by winning nine of 10 matches, including six of those by bonus. With the win Iowa improved to 12-0 in dual competition and 6-0 in the Big Ten conference. The Hawkeyes appear to be firing on all cylinders winning…

Sam Stoll talks upset over #6 Billy Smith

285: Sam Stoll (IA) vs #6 Billy Smith 1st: Stoll comes out to Darth Vader’s theme song again. Smith drops for a shot and Stoll backs out into a bear hug, but Smith able to back out otf that. Both guys moving well early. Stoll trying to work some snaps on Smith’s head, now with…

Hawkeyes face Rutgers in Big Ten battle

Who: #2 Iowa vs. #12 Rutgers Date: Thursday December 10th, 2015 Time: 7:00 Location: Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, IA Video (Online): BTN Plus (Subscription required) Play-by-Play: IAWrestle.com InterMat Rankings #2 Iowa Hawkeyes 6-0 (1-0) vs #12 Rutgers Scarlet Knights 9-1 (0-0) 125- #2 Thomas Gilman vs #18 Sean McCabe 133- #3 Cory Clark vs #17…