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Tag: "Iowa wrestling"

Two Hawkeye wrestlers receive weekly honors

[ 0 ] January 14, 2014

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: Tony Ramos Named Co-Big Ten Wrestler of the Week IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Big Ten announced Tuesday that University of Iowa senior Tony Ramos has been named Co-Wrestler of the Week following a pair of wins against Oklahoma State and Indiana. The weekly conference honor is the fourth of his […]

Who is favored in Friday’s Oklahoma State-Iowa wrestling dual meet?

[ 0 ] January 9, 2014

The series stretches across seven decades and the two schools have monopolized college wrestling to the point they need king-sized trophy cases to show off all of their national championship trophies. Perhaps never before, though, have Iowa and Oklahoma State been closer to a stalemate – not even during the 31-year run when the Hawkeyes […]

Wrestlers to face Purdue, Michigan State

[ 0 ] January 2, 2014

Rejuvenated by a dominant performance at the Midlands Championships, the Iowa wrestling team will try to build on that success in duals against Purdue and Michigan State on Friday and Saturday, respectively.

At Midlands, Iowa’s Gilman make his case in 125 battle

[ 0 ] December 30, 2013

EVANSTON, Ill. – Thomas Gilman enhanced his reputation as one of college wrestling’s top young prospects Monday while Cory Clark’s bid for a title melted at the Midlands Championships. In a simultaneous and stunning turn of events inside Welsh-Ryan Arena, the grip on Iowa’s 125-pound job may have switched from the hands of one freshman […]

Iowa wrestlers dominant early at Midlands

[ 0 ] December 29, 2013

EVANSTON, Ill. – Penn State didn’t rattle Iowa to the point where the Hawkeyes contemplated a full system reboot. But the Hawkeyes arrived Sunday at the Midlands Championships needing to wash away the residue left by a double-digit home defeat, needing to regain a layer of swagger they lost eight days earlier and, perhaps most, needing […]

Penn State-Iowa: Breaking down each weight matchup

[ 0 ] December 20, 2013

The third-ranked Iowa and top-ranked Penn State wrestling teams square off in a dual meet Saturday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Andy Hamilton of The Des Moines Register breaks down each weight matchup. == == == == == == == == == == == == == == == == PROBABLE MATCHUPS (W.I.N. rankings, Iowa wrestler listed first) […]

Iowa wrestlers pound Buffalo

[ 0 ] December 12, 2013

Buffalo senior wrestler Justin Farmer was in the wrong place at the wrong time when he stepped onto the mat Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Ramos stumbles, but Iowa wrestling team wins

[ 0 ] December 5, 2013

Iowa overcame three straight match defeats Thursday night, including top-ranked 133-pounder Tony Ramos’ first loss of the season, to rally on the road past No. 15 Edinboro 22-19. All-American A.J. Schopp scored a first-period takedown and held off Ramos 3-2, NCAA finalist Mitchell Port pinned Iowa’s Josh Dziewa at 141 and No. 3 David Habat […]

Hawkeyes total 24 falls in three wins at Iowa City Duals

[ 0 ] November 22, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa wrestling team opened its dual season with three wins Friday at the Iowa City Duals inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes combined for a 29-1 individual record and totaled 24 falls en route to wins over Baker University (59-0), Iowa Central (55-0) and Cornell […]

North Scott wrestler says he will be a Hawkeye

[ 0 ] November 15, 2013

Mitch Bowman grew up rooting for Iowa wrestling. Next year he’ll step into the program’s practice room as one of the Hawkeyes. The North Scott state finalist confirmed Friday morning that he committed to Iowa. Bowman, who compiled a 47-3 record as a junior, picked the Hawkeyes over a list of schools that included Grand […]