On the Mats by KJ Pilcher

Union conquers Battle of Waterloo

WATERLOO — Union Community wrestlers wear shirts that say it’s the Knights against the world.

They probably would take it on th ... »

The Doctor is in for Independence

WATERLOO — Chase Straw aspires to become a dentist in the future.

Until he starts drilling holes and filling cavities, the Independenc ... »

First installment of IWCOA dual rankings

The Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association has released its first set of dual rankings this season.

Southeast Polk (Class 3A), Dave ... »

Third-ranked Jefferson topples No. 4 Prairie

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Jefferson co-head coach Matt Orton didn’t sleep much last night.

On the eve of a dual against a hea ... »

Seniors lead strong Union lineup

Union Community Coach Pat Hogan recognized the Knights had a special class three years ago.

The Knights are proving their longtime coach has ... »

UNI heads to Grapple in the Garden

Independence and New York City don’t share a lot of commonalities.

University of Northern Iowa heavyweight and former Mustangs prep Bl ... »

Lennie Zalesky builds California Baptist wrestling program

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Wrestling is a major sport in Iowa and a handful of other states.

One person who would like to see that gro ... »

Bettendorf edges Prairie for Five Seasons Duals crown

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Prairie made a statement, but just missed adding the exclamation mark at the end.

The Hawks message was ve ... »

Wrestling is Rohweder’s passion

IOWA CITY — Iowa City West’s Tanner Rohweder is obsessed with wrestling.

The three-time state medalist entertains the thought o ... »

USA Wrestling Coach Bill Zadick visits HWC

IOWA CITY — Former University of Iowa national champion and two-time All-American Bill Zadick returned to the Dan Gable Wrestling Complex th ... »

Prairie’s Wenger passes early test

Cedar Rapids Prairie’s Josh Wenger considered it a good start.

He received exactly what he wanted, wrestling strong competitors in clo ... »

Iowa remains No. 1 with nine ranked individuals

The University of Iowa remained atop the national rankings.

The Hawkeyes are perched in first place of the National Wrestling Coaches Associa ... »

Schwab talks cliff Keen and UNI tournaments

University of Northern Iowa Doug Schwab discussed the Panthers performance at the Cliff Keen Invitational in Las Vegas last weekend and the upcomin ... »

Weekend wrestling results

Below are results from various tournaments in the Gazette-area Saturday, Dec. 6.


At Cedar Falls

Teams &# ... »

Hawkeye wrestlers bully Michigan State

IOWA CITY — From the outset, it appeared Michigan State entered its dual with top-ranked Iowa just looking to hang on.

V ... »

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