Wrestling

Down, set, wrestle?

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa wrestling has captured the attention of its fans and sports fans, in general.

The program’ ... »

Gable and Brands discuss becoming an Olympic champion

IOWA CITY — Dan Gable and Tom Brands have stood atop the wrestling world, and have coached some of the world’s most accomplished comp ... »

Metcalf ready to peak in return to Worlds

MADISON, Wis. — If you ask Brent Metcalf, his best is yet to come.

Even he admits to being on the doorstep with some important ... »

Ramos retains U.S. World team spot

MADISON, Wis. — Tony Ramos hasn’t trained hours on end to become the best wrestler in the country.

The former University ... »

Ramos looks for second straight World Team Trials title

MADISON, Wis. — Plenty can change in a year.

At this time last year, Tony Ramos was a newlywed, who had just finished college a ... »

USA wrestling tops Cuba in Times Square

NEW YORK — The United States won 9 of 13 matches against Cuba as part of the “Salsa in the Square” wrestling event in Times Sq ... »

Metcalf strives for second straight U.S. Open crown

Brent Metcalf has won national championships and international titles.

He is driven to claim world gold and he won’t be caught ... »

Borschel returns home to open wrestling academy

The thought was hatched a couple years ago, but lived only in the back of Jay Borschel’s mind.

The idea is becoming a reality. ... »

Hlas Podcast: Talking with Dan Gable about 'A Wrestling Life'

This week's guest on the Mike Hlas Podcast is legendary amateur wrestler/Iowa head coach Dan Gable.

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Wempen commits to wrestle for Hawkeyes

Matt Wempen admired the University of Iowa wrestlers he watched as a youth.

Now, he is one of them.

Wempen announced Friday that ... »

Olympic wrestling trials return to Iowa City

The road to the Summer Olympics for the country’s wrestlers will again go through Iowa City.

USA Wrestling announced Wednesday ... »

Don Bosco teen trying to bridge gap between faith, wrestling and his sexual orientation

GILBERTVILLE — Cole Fox’s life took a drastic turn last month when he decided to make his sexual orientation public.

Fox wrote ... »

Union’s Thomsen takes down top-ranked foe

INDEPENDENCE — Max Thomsen received a charge from his hometown supporters.

The four-time state champion from Union Community ga ... »

Fay excited to wrestle at World Cup

Moza Fay considers it a great test at a good time.

The U.S. World team hopeful is excited for another opportunity to take on the world ... »

Hawkeyes commit Kemerer returns to Iowa

INDEPENDENCE — University of Iowa wrestling fans have the chance to get to know Mike Kemerer before he dons a Hawkeye singlet.

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