2022 Hawkeye Wrestling Club Golf Outing
Jun 27, 2022The Hawkeye Wrestling Club -- founded in 1973 -- held its annual golf tournament at Riverside Casino and Golf Resort in Riverside, Iowa. Hear from coaches and athletes influenced by the club.
J Robinson Roast
Jun 26, 2022J Robinson has done it all. The former Army Ranger wrestled at Oklahoma State before making the 1972 Greco Olympic team. From there, he joined Dan Gable at the University of Iowa where they built a wrestling dynasty. Robinson and Gable parted ways after the 1984 season and Robinson resurfaced at Minnesota where he led the Golden Gophers to three NCAA team titles (2001-02, 2007), including the 2001 team that had 10 All-Americans.
25-year Reunion: Iowa's Record-Setting 1997 NCAA Championship Team
Feb 5, 2022Dan Gable completed his 21-season head coaching career at the University of Iowa in the most dramatic way. The Hawkeyes were expected to place second to Oklahoma State at the 1997 NCAA Championships -- a team that had defeated them 21-13 at the National Duals. Iowa rallied to complete one of the most improbable runs in sports history. Gable led his team to his 15th and final national title with five champions, six finalists, eight All-Americans, and a record 170 points. The tournament was held at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa, which was 10-minutes from where Gable grew up in Waterloo.
Dan Gable And J Robinson Reunion
Jun 23, 2021Dan Gable and J Robinson coached together at the University of Iowa from 1972 until Robinson's departure in 1984. The Hawkeyes produced nine NCAA team titles during their 12 seasons together, including seven titles in a row from 1978-84 when Gable was the head coach and Robinson was an assistant. Robinson turned Minnesota into a national power, leading the Golden Gophers to NCAA team titles in 2001, 2002, and 2007. Gable and Robinson reflect on their time together during an exclusive interview with both coaches.