On the Mats by KJ Pilcher

Illinois state champ heading to Iowa

Vince Turk wasted little time to make a decision on where to continue his wrestling career.

The Montini Catholic (Ill.) senior state champion ... »

Iowa lands Greco-Roman national finalist

The University of Iowa have apparently landed another Illinois prep wrestler.

The Hawkeyes received a verbal commitment from Libertyville (Il ... »

Iowa’s 1997 champion team among 2015 Hall of Fame inductees

Five individuals and one of the University of Iowa’s national championship squads make up the 2015 class of inductees to the Glen Brand Wres ... »

Nine Hawkeyes ranked in TOM preseason poll

Practice has begun for NCAA Division I wrestling programs. The ranking of this year’s individual field has started as well.

Theopenmat ... »

Independence’s Straw commits to ISU

Chase Straw already has a sister on the Iowa State campus.

The Independence senior has adopted a few more brothers.

Straw confirmed he ... »

Borschel, LeClere entering IHSAA Wrestling Hall of Fame

Jay Borschel and Dan LeClere shared the spotlight, winning their fourth state title in the same year.

It’s only fitting that the forme ... »

Cornell’s Dean, ODU’s Dechow meet in all-star dual

The National Wrestling Coaches Association announced Tuesday the wrestlers for the 184-pound matchup of the NWCA All-Star Classic.

Cornell&#x ... »

The Good and The Bad of Iowa’s wrestling schedule

The University of Iowa wrestling schedule has been out for some time now. I was discussing some of the duals with The Gazette’s Scott Dochte ... »

NWCA makes first announcement for All-Star Classic

The National Wrestling Coaches Association made its first announcement Tuesday about the lineups of the 2014 NWCA All-Star Classic.

Lehigh&#x ... »

Ramos drops World Championships opener

Former University of Iowa NCAA champion Tony Ramos lost his opening match of the 2014 FILA Men’s Freestyle World Championships early Monday ... »

Ramos and Metcalf set to take on the world

Tony Ramos has always backed his attitude with his actions.

The former University of Iowa three-time All-American and NCAA champion has some ... »

Iowa tied for second in WIN’s preseason rankings

Wrestling Insider Newsmagazine has released its 2014-15 preseason NCAA Division I team and individual rankings.

The University of Iowa is tie ... »

Brands named as World Team coach

The University of Iowa wrestling program already was well represented on this year’s USA Wrestling’s World Team.

Former Hawkeye ... »

McDonough third at University World Championships

Matt McDonough has a new achievement to add to his medalist.

The former University of Iowa NCAA champion and Linn-Mar state titlist is now ... »

St. John joins NDSU wrestling staff

Derek St. John built a wrestling career on taking on all challenges.

The former University of Iowa national champion and the Hawkeyes' 18th ... »

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