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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 […]

Iowa wrestlers thrash Indiana 38-4

[ 0 ] January 12, 2014

Terry Brands isn’t sure if being embarrassed by Penn State on Dec. 21 at home served as a wake-up call for the Iowa wrestling team.

Wrestlers to take on Indiana

[ 0 ] January 11, 2014

Although it didn’t seem like it at the time, the top-ranked Penn State wrestling team might have done the Iowa Hawkeyes a favor on Dec. 21.

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.

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.

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 […]

Transcript: Tom Brands’ media day press conference

[ 0 ] November 7, 2013

Q. Have you seen anything in your leaders, St. John and Ramos and those guys? COACH BRANDS: Yeah, St. John and Ramos and Lofthouse, I know you’re going to ask about the duck thing, but if a guy makes a mistake, he’s still a leader. ============ Q. Luther Open going to be in place of […]

Derek St. John out, Tony Ramos in for wrestling classic

[ 0 ] November 1, 2013

Iowa’s Derek St. John, the defending NCAA champion at 157 pounds, has withdrawn from Saturday’s NWCA All-Star Wrestling Classic due to an illness. He will be replaced at 157 by Lehigh’s Joey Napoli in the season-opening event at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. Iowa’s Tony Ramos (141 pounds) and Iowa State’s Michael Moreno (165 […]

Hawks say they were confident Olympics would keep wrestling, but relieved all the same

[ 0 ] September 8, 2013

Self-confidence is a major part of what fuels a wrestler to succeed.