K.J. Pilcher
K.J. Pilcher is a reporter for SourceMedia Group, and he covers prep sports and college wrestling, among other things. His wrestling podcast, called the "Pinning Combination" is available here at TheGazette.com and also on iTunes.

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Iowa’s work begins to return to top

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The University of Iowa produced its best postseason finish in five seasons.

Unfortunately for the Hawkeyes, th ... »

Former Hawkeye leads Ohio State to team title

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Ohio State’s Tom Ryan has waited for this opportunity.

He devoted the time and made some difficult deci ... »

Iowa State’s Gadson brings home NCAA title

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Kyven Gadson completed a questionnaire that asked what his hometown of Waterloo was known for more than anything els ... »

Three Hawkeyes, ISU’s Gadson advance to semifinals

 

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Three University of Iowa wrestlers and Iowa State's Kyven Gadson remain in the running for gold.

The Hawke ... »

Iowa's Clark advances to NCAA title match

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Cory Clark witnessed Tony Ramos wrestle and win a national title.

He wanted to emulate him and now he has his chance ... »

Iowa State's Gadson matures into national finalist

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Iowa State's Kyven Gadson might have stronger muscles and quicker moves than a year ago.

They may not have the same ... »

Hathaway reaches NCAA tournament at Oregon State

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Jack Hathaway adjusted to the rigors of college life and has reaped the rewards.

The former Iowa City West pre ... »

Iowa fifth after opening session of NCAA Wrestling Championships

 ST. LOUIS, Mo. — the University of Iowa was tied for fifth place after the opening session of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships. ... »

Pinning Combination NCAA Tourney Podcast: Upsets a common theme on day one

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The University of Iowa ... »

Iowa’s Gilman fights way to quarterfinals

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The day revealed the character of many wrestlers.

While upsets defined a crazy and unpredictable day, University of ... »

Coach Brands: ‘Control what you can control’

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Iowa Coach Tom Brands contemplated a direct and thoughtful message to deliver to his wrestlers to provide the proper perspec ... »

NCAA team wrestling crown up for grabs

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The team race could be one of the more wide-open battles in recent NCAA Division I wrestling tournaments and could still be ... »

Iowa's Moore looks for strong finish

 

Nick Moore's wrestling career began about the same time he started elementary school.

The University of Iowa senior has won match ... »

Iowa tops in wrestling attendance for ninth straight year

The University of Iowa led the nation in average attendance for the ninth straight season, according to an annual NCAA Division I report by Roby Pu ... »

Iowa State’s Gadson brings home NCAA title

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Kyven Gadson completed a questionnaire that asked what his hometown of Waterloo was known for more than anything els ... »

Three Hawkeyes, ISU’s Gadson advance to semifinals

 

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Three University of Iowa wrestlers and Iowa State's Kyven Gadson remain in the running for gold.

The Hawke ... »

Iowa’s Gilman fights way to quarterfinals

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The day revealed the character of many wrestlers.

While upsets defined a crazy and unpredictable day, University of ... »

Dubuque Hempstead wrestler fights into State Tourney after loss of brother

This video (click on the tab next to the photo tab to access) was submitted by Chase Lynn, a University of Missouri student who has also wrestled. ... »

3A State Wrestling Tourney: Two Prairie Hawks take different routes to finals

DES MOINES — Different roads led to the same destination.

Cedar Rapids Prairie's Josh Wenger made his fourth state tournament, attemp ... »