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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Prairie wins third-straight MVC crown

DUBUQUE — The numerous championship banners adorning the fall wall of Cedar Rapids Prairie’s gymnasium represents the successf ... »

Moore sparks top-ranked Iowa to win over No. 2 Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Nick Moore provided the early spark. Mike Evans fanned the flames.

The University of Iowa scorched its riv ... »

Border Brawl: Top-ranked Iowa faces No. 2 Minnesota

All the elements exist for a mammoth powder keg.

You have two high-profile undefeated college wrestling programs from bordering states ranked ... »

Mustangs travel with trophy

 

MANCHESTER — Independence needed a little extra room in its van for the ride home.

The Mustangs had some hardware for the r ... »

Rathbun determined to remain the best

CENTER POINT — Center Point-Urbana’s Brock Rathbun finds himself as king of the hill instead of having to make the steep climb to the ... »

Sorensen knocks off top-ranked foe

IOWA CITY — Less than a month ago, Brandon Sorensen was still vying to be his team’s best wrestler at his weight.

In the ... »

Moore returns to Hawkeye lineup

IOWA CITY — Nick Moore has attended each practice, and hit the road with his University of Iowa teammates.

The only place he ha ... »

West’s Milani unbeaten after late start

CEDAR RAPIDS — Injury delayed the start of John Milani’s prep wrestling season.

Even though, the season is past its midway poin ... »

Wenger sets Prairie career wins record

Cedar Rapids Prairie has a storied wrestling tradition and senior Josh Wenger recently added to it.

Now, he now ranks highest on the H ... »

Washburn works toward strong finish

The writing is on the wall.

Well, it was a white board on the Alburnett wrestling room wall, but the message was just as important to ... »

Hawkeye Wrestling Club gets big boost from Arctic Plunge

IOWA CITY — The Hawkeye Wrestling Club continues to gain momentum.

Not only have recent accomplishments improved, but so has th ... »

Brands talks to media during weekly conference

The University of Iowa held its weekly media availability at the Dan Gable Wrestling Complex at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City. Coach Tom ... »

Kuehl powers Jefferson to J-Hawk Invitational title

CEDAR RAPIDS — Dalton Kuehl stands 6-foot-6 and tips a scale about 250 pounds.

The frame comes with broad shoulders wide enough to car ... »

Hawkeyes top Illinois, 25-12

 

IOWA CITY — The Hawkeye Wrestling Club's Arctic Plunge could come at a better time for University of Iowa Coach Tom Brands.

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Iowa’s Dziewa looks to reignite fire

IOWA CITY — It was a side of Josh Dziewa not often seen in competition.

There have been glimpses, but the reaction to his recen ... »

Sorensen knocks off top-ranked foe

IOWA CITY — Less than a month ago, Brandon Sorensen was still vying to be his team’s best wrestler at his weight.

In the ... »

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