Wrestling

  • Point/ Counterpoint: Wrestlers try to scale championship mountain

    - Feb 20, 2017
    How many Big Ten champs will Iowa wrestling crown on March 5? When Iowa heads to Bloomington for the Big Ten Championships, two of its prized competitors will be crowned champion of the best conference in...
  • Wrestlers ground Flying Scots

    - Feb 20, 2017
    By pete ruden peter-ruden@uiowa.edu The Iowa wrestling team wrapped up its dual season with an impressive 28-9 win over No. 23 Edinboro on Feb. 18. Last time the two teams faced off, Dec. 5, 2013, it...
  • Wrestlers head for a dual in Pennsylvania

    - Feb 17, 2017
    By Courtney Baumann | courtney-baumann@uiowa.edu Iowa wrestling’s dual season is just about over, but it has one more trip before the Big Ten Tournament in the beginning of March. The Hawkeyes are traveling to Edinboro, Pennsylvania,...
  • Hoops maintains home grit

    - Feb 17, 2017
    By Michael McCurdy michael-p-mccurdy@uiowa.edu So far this season, the Iowa women’s basketball team has protected Carver-Hawkeye in conference play; witness the 4-1 record heading into Thursday’s game.  With a balanced effort, the Hawkeyes improved that home...
  • Once again, tough Edinboro

    - Feb 15, 2017
    By Pete Ruden peter-ruden@uiowa.edu In just a few days, the Iowa wrestling team will be on a bus to Edinboro, Pennsylvania. That’s where the No. 3 Hawkeyes will take on No. 23 Edinboro in the National...
  • Kemerer lets ‘fur fly’

    - Feb 14, 2017
    By PETE RUDEN peter-ruden@uiowa.edu While Sunday was all about the seniors as they wrestled their final matches in Carver-Hawkeye, it was also about Michael Kemerer. On Senior Day, No. 3 Iowa took down No. 6 Nebraska,...
  • Wrestlers, led by seniors, husk Nebraska

    - Feb 13, 2017
    By Courtney Baumann courtney-baumann@uiowa.edu In a dual meet many expected to be close, the Iowa wrestling team came away with a 27-9 win over No. 6 Nebraska on Sunday in Carver-Hawkeye. The Huskers, who “came for...
  • Five wrestling seniors make a swan song

    - Feb 10, 2017
    By Courtney Baumann courtney-baumann@uiowa.edu When the Iowa wrestling team has its final Big Ten dual competition Feb. 12 against Nebraska, the five seniors who have spent five years in the wrestling room will be recognized as...
  • Wrestlers ready to wrap it up

    - Feb 9, 2017
    By Courtney Baumann | courtney-baumann@uiowa.edu This weekend will bring Iowa wrestling’s regular season to a close. The team will travel to Bloomington on Friday to take on Indiana, then head back home for a Big Ten...
  • Wrestling rips off two wins

    - Feb 6, 2017
    By  Pete Ruden peter-ruden@uiowa.edu Give credit where credit is due. That was Tom Brands’ message after the No. 3 Iowa wrestling team defeated No. 16 Wisconsin, 33-8 on Feb. 3. The Hawkeyes then took down No....