MADISON, Wis. Maybe Brent Metcalf lets down his guard more often these days in the sweat-soaked moments after he steps off the mat. Maybe a few more smiles are starting to replace the former Iowa star’s stone-faced scowl when the cameras are running. This might be a different Metcalf than the world has seen twice already. […]
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By Roger Moore Special to the Register STILLWATER, Okla. — Rules for freestyle wrestling changed in early June. One of them caught Brent Metcalf’s attention: two 3-minute periods with an if-necessary sudden death overtime. At the 2013 United States World Team Trials on Saturday, the former Iowa Hawkeye showed why the changes suit him just […]
From UI Athletics: University of Iowa wrestlers past and present compete this weekend in Stillwater, Okla., for the chance to represent the United States in a pair of international wrestling competitions. Former Hawkeyes Phil Keddy, Brent Metcalf, and Ryan Morningstar compete in the U.S. World Team Trials on June 21-23 at Gallagher-Iba Arena on […]
One more former Hawkeye qualifies for the Olympic Trials.
Brent Metcalf wins a bout on Times Square.
Brent Metcalf’s global tour has taken the former Iowa wrestling star across three continents during the past year.
Brent Metcalf picked up the No. 1 seed Tuesday at 145.5 pounds when USA Wrestling announced its seedings for its national tournament.
Brent Metcalf ran out of time.
Moscow, Russia — Former Iowa wrestler Mike Zadick was eliminated from the World Freestyle Championships on Saturday. Zadick lost his first-round match at 132 pounds to South Korea’s Seung-Chul Lee 3-1, 2-0. Zadick was eliminated from the tournament when Lee lost in the quarterfinals. Zadick, a World silver medalist in 2006, is in eighth season […]