Rebounding from a defeat is something Iowa senior wrestler Tony Ramos rarely has experienced. He’s experiencing it now, though. And what makes his most recent setback more unusual is that the opponent wasn’t Ohio State’s Logan Stieber, but rather A.J. Schopp from Edinboro. Schopp hung on to defeat Ramos 3-2 at 133 pounds in last […]
Iowa wrestler Tony Ramos talks about bouncing back from a rare defeat. The top-ranked 133-pounder’s first loss of the season to Edinboro’s A.J. Schopp.
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 […]
Undefeated in nine matches, Iowa wrestler Josh Dziewa has been perfect on the mat this season. Perfection for a Hawkeye wrestler goes way beyond wins and losses, though. It also depends on how you wrestle each match and whether you follow the longstanding Iowa style of dictating the pace and constantly being on the attack. […]
Ready to relive the weekend Iowa-ISU wrestling match-up? Check out these four videos: ISU wrestlers recap Iowa dual Kevin Jackson: ‘We will beat Iowa’ Tom Brands: “We missed some opportunities” Hear from Nick Moore, Cory Clark and Mike Evans, who helped the Hawkeyes beat Iowa State
The fourth-ranked Hawkeyes won seven matches to beat No. 15 ISU 23-9.
As he slumped in Carver-Hawkeye Arena’s visiting locker room, sorting through the first loss of his sophomore season, Michael Moreno’s emotions shifted from frustration to bewilderment. Months earlier, Iowa State’s 165-pounder questioned whether he was Division<TH>I wrestling material after a 4-13 freshman season that left him “tired of being everyone’s little punk” on the mat. […]
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 […]
Iowa won 10 individual titles in the elite division at the Luther College Open in Decorah. Bobby Telford produced five falls in a combined time of 7:32 at 285 pounds. It was Telford’s first appearance since leaving last year’s national tournament due to injury. “I’m feeling good right now,” Telford said in a press release. […]