• NAIA Wrestling Championships to stay in Topeka through 2017

    The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) appears to be comfortable in Topeka. After having had its NAIA Wrestling National Championships in the Kansas state capital for the past two years, the organization will continue to have its mat championships in Topeka through 2017. The NAIA Wrestling Championships have been held at the Kansas Expocentre [Read More]

  • Brands on likely Kinnick wrestling dual: Something big is coming

    All signs are pointing to a wrestling dual meet and a national attendance record going down Nov. 14 at Kinnick Stadium. Reached by phone Wednesday afternoon, Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands said, “There’s something big coming. And we’re excited about it.” The University of Iowa isn’t going as far to say the Hawkeyes will definitely [Read More]

  • Big 12 Adds Six Affiliate Wrestling Members

    AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State wrestling program will welcome six new affiliate members to the Big 12 Conference in 2015-16. The historic announcement was made on Wednesday, highlighted by the additions of Air Force, Northern Colorado, North Dakota State, South Dakota State, Utah Valley and Wyoming. “What I think is really important is what [Read More]

  • Down, set, wrestle?

    IOWA CITY — University of Iowa wrestling has captured the attention of its fans and sports fans, in general. The program’s official Twitter account tweeted the date “11.14.15” with the lines of a football field behind it. The post happens to be the day the Hawkeye football team hosts the University of Minnesota. The tweet [Read More]

  • Meester, 2005 wrestling squad to be inducted into Augustana Hall of Fame

    Tom Meester, wrestler and assistant coach at Augustana College, along with the wrestling team that was runner-up at the 2005 NCAA Division II national championships, are among those who will be welcomed into Augustana’s Athletics Hall of Fame, the Sioux City, S.D. school announced Monday. Meester compiled a 137-18 record competing for the Vikings and [Read More]

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