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New Iowa volleyball coach Bond Shymansky is aiming for 20 wins

[ 0 ] August 19, 2014

Despite the Iowa volleyball team winning no more than 13 matches in a single season since 2009, new coach Bond Shymansky is aiming for the 20-win level this fall as the program begins a transition under the Iowa City native. Hired away from Marquette in January, Shymansky takes over one of the Big Ten’s worst […]

Iowa soccer: Nine starters return from successful ’13 squad

[ 0 ] August 15, 2014

The success Dave Dilanni amassed at Grand Valley State is almost unfathomable. Dilanni went 221-18-18 at the Division II school, including three national championships and 11-straight NCAA Tournament berths. Now at the helm of the Iowa soccer team, Dilanni takes that .895 winning percentage over to the Black and Gold, transitioning to a program that […]

Veteran Lowdermilk expected to bring young safeties along

[ 0 ] August 13, 2014

John Lowdermilk is suddenly one of the most experienced players on the Iowa football team. Graduation and attrition have led to gaps on the defense for the Hawkeyes, including at safety, where Lowdermilk returns on the strong side after starting all 13 games there in 2013. The Carrollton, Ohio, native played his freshman and sophomore […]

Trinca-Pasat leaves it all on the field for Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] August 11, 2014

Louis Trinca-Pasat enrolled early at Iowa in January 2010. Enrolling early under coach Kirk Ferentz is mostly a rarity, but arrive early did Trinca-Pasat, who weighed around 245 pounds out of Chicago’s Lane Tech High School as an 18-year-old. Four and a half years later, the now 6-3, 290-pounder is a force at defensive tackle. […]

Hawkeye tight ends: Lose one, gain four

[ 0 ] August 7, 2014

The Iowa football team will be replacing 10 starters this season, but there are plenty of reinforcements at the tight end position. Four players who logged significant experience in 2013 return this fall despite the loss of C.J. Fiedorowicz, who was picked 65th overall in the NFL draft by Houston. While Fiedorowicz’s production will be missed, the […]

QB Beathard prepared to be the main man

[ 0 ] August 5, 2014

C.J. Beathard stood on the practice field Monday at Iowa football media day, ball in hand and nearly a full circle of reporters around him. Almost as if he is the starting quarterback. But Jake Rudock sits at No. 1 on the depth chart, fresh off an 8-5 season in his first year as the […]

Blythe ready to join list of legendary list on O-line at Iowa

[ 0 ] August 4, 2014

The list is expansive, long with names of former and current Iowa offensive lineman who have made an impression beyond their peers. Robert Gallery. Marshall Yanda. Bryan Bulaga. Riley Reiff. Brandon Scherff. Iowa is one of the most consistent producers of quality blockers. What about Austin Blythe? Will his name eventually be added to that list? […]

Hawkeye newcomer Uhl brings German roots to his game

[ 0 ] June 26, 2014

Dominique Uhl stood up tall in the lobby of the North Liberty Community Center, ripe with his German roots. The accent was there. Questions about his upcoming freshman year at Iowa came eventually, but not before some soccer talk. The Pleasant Beach, N.J., recruit is originally from Germany, and all of his focus early Thursday […]

Martin-Manley cited for disorderly house

[ 0 ] June 16, 2014

INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC: Hawkeye legal troubles since April Iowa football player Kevonte Martin-Manley was cited for disorderly house by Iowa City police early Saturday morning. Martin-Manley, 21, was ticketed following a complaint of a loud party. Police were called to 760 Sunset Street in Iowa City. The report states there were “people inside and (outside) making […]

MLB Draft looms as Iowa baseball moves forward

[ 0 ] June 4, 2014

Year One under Rick Heller is in the books for the Iowa baseball team. The Hawkeyes had their best start to a season through 10 games since 1940, totaled 30 wins overall, advanced to the Big Ten Tournament, won a Big Ten Tournament game, and featured an offense that was either first or second in […]