Cornell’s Duroe to be presented Lifetime Service to Wrestling Award at Jan. 14 Iowa-OSU dual

By Kerry Kahl, Cornell Sports Information

MOUNT VERNON – The National Wrestling Hall of Fame Iowa Chapter has announced that Cornell College head coach Mike Duroe will be presented with the Lifetime Service to Wrestling Award during the Iowa-Oklahoma State dual on Sunday, Jan. 14, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City.

Duroe, Cornell’s all-time winningest coach, will receive the award from National Wrestling Hall of Fame Distinguished Member Dan Gable and Hall of Fame Executive Director Lee Roy Smith.

The award recognizes Duroe’s 38 years of coaching and impacting wrestling at all levels. The presentation will happen after the second match of the meet.

A complete release on Duroe’s recognition can be found at National Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Sunday’s dual starts at 3 p.m. and will be televised by the Big Ten Network.

For ticket information, visit the University of Iowa Athletics Ticket Office website or call 1-800 IA HAWKS.