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Iowa wrestling: Volunteer coach Kurt Backes leaves Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] May 21, 2013

Kurt Backes spent recent years carving his career path from lessons he learned on the mat. Beginning next month, he’ll utilize the education he received in the classroom. The Iowa volunteer assistant wrestling coach said Tuesday that he is leaving the Hawkeyes for a job at Wells Fargo in Des Moines. “I’m going to use […]

Iowa wrestling: Hawkeyes add Kurt Backes as assistant

[ 0 ] June 18, 2010

Former Iowa State University wrestler Kurt Backes has joined the University of Iowa wrestling program as a volunteer assistant coach. The announcement was made today by Hawkeye Head Coach Tom Brands.