Breaking: Iowa Adds Women's Wrestling
Sep 23, 2021Iowa dropped a historic and sport-changing news release Thursday morning with the announcement that it will launch a women’s wrestling program, becoming the first Power Five conference school to adopt the emerging sport.
Hawkeyes Land Ben Kueter As Dual-Sport Commit
Sep 19, 2021Four-sport prep star Ben Kueter has committed to both wrestle and play football for the Iowa Hawkeyes. The high school junior is currently the #4 ranked 220-pounder in the nation.
The Super Staffs Of The NCAA
Sep 17, 2021For some time now the topic in major team sports leagues has been the formation of super teams and what they can accomplish. With the movement in coaching this summer the question should now arise: what about coaching super staffs in college wrestling? Some may come easily to mind but there are more than you may think.
The Pulse: Power 5 Women's Wrestling Is Closer Than You Think
Sep 14, 2021This story originally ran on Monday, September 14 when the addition of Iowa women's wrestling was imminent but not yet a reality. Since then, the Hawkeyes have announced their plans to add the first Power Five program in women's wrestling history.
The College Wrestling Fan's Guide To The 2021 World Team Trials
Sep 8, 2021The NCAA season doesn't start for another couple of months, but that doesn't mean diehard college wrestling fans have to wait to start enjoying quality competition.
NCAA D1 Schedules For The 2021-22 Season
Sep 8, 2021All the NCAA D1 schedules for the 2021-22 season in one place!
86kg U - What Colleges Have Produced The Best At 86kg For Team USA
Jul 3, 2021David Taylor will represent the United States at the Olympics at the 86kg weight class this August in Tokyo. Leading up to the Olympic Games, we’ll be exploring what colleges contribute the most World/Olympic team members and medals by weight class. In this article, we’ll analyze the last 30 years of results at 86kg from worlds and Olympics to see what college produces the best 86kg wrestlers.
Which 2023 Prospect Should Your Team's Coach Be Calling On June 15th?
Jun 11, 2021Recruiting for college coaches is a 365 day a year job, but a couple of dates in particular stick out. One of those being June 15th, the first day that coaches can legally begin contacting rising juniors. Three top-100 recruits have already verbally committed: #1 Cody Chittum to Minnesota and #2 Christian Carroll and #21 Kannon Webster to Illinois. Don't worry Gopher and Illini fans, I've still got you covered. There are many great programs and recruits that didn't get recognition in this article, however. This isn't because those programs aren't good options for top recruits or kids worthy of recognition, but rather to keep this article to a consumable length.
Barry Davis Disputes His Junior High Loss To Kenny Monday
Jun 4, 2021Kenny Monday and Barry Davis are two of the greatest wrestlers in American history.
The Iowa Hawkeyes Are Recruiting Austin Gomez
May 6, 2021The Iowa Hawkeyes have entered the Austin Gomez sweepstakes. The high-flying Illinois product announced in April he wanted to transfer out of Iowa State. He had already been contacted by Wisconsin, UNI, Wyoming, Oklahoma State and Oklahoma. Iowa staff reached out to Austin today.
Cadet Trials Stock Watch
Apr 29, 2021The COVID-scrambled high school season provided limited opportunities for the nation’s top talents to gather in one place, thus diminishing movement in the rankings and chances for wrestlers to make big upward gains.
Bader Show: Thomas Gilman
Apr 13, 2021Bader & Kyle Klingman catch up with Thomas Gilman after he made the Olympic team at 57 kg.
Way Too Early Lineup Look: 2021-2022 Iowa Hawkeyes
Apr 8, 2021The 2021 NCAA Champion Iowa Hawkeyes aren’t going anywhere next season. All six seniors from the team have confirmed they’ll be using their extra year of eligibility and returning. Meaning, Iowa will most likely have the exact same lineup that won them a team title.
Spencer Lee Withdraws From Olympic Trials
Mar 26, 2021Three-time world champion, Spencer Lee, announced on Twitter today that he will withdraw from the 2021 Olympic Trials.
2021 NCAAs: By The Numbers
Mar 24, 2021Our annual statistical recap of the 2021 NCAA DI Wrestling Championships.