Watters, Nelson and Campbell repeat as UWW Junior World Team Trials champions

IRVING, Texas – The final day of the 2017 UWW Women’s Nationals played host to some exciting Junior World Team Trials finals series on Sunday afternoon inside the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas. The finals series at 63 kg/139 lbs. had the entire arena buzzing as 2016 Junior World bronze medalist and Senior National [Read More]

USA Wrestling Women’s Freestyle Nationals

Irving, Texas is once again host to USA Wrestling Women’s Freestyle Nationals. The tournament formerly known as Body Bar now serves as the World Team/Pan Am Qualifier for UWW Cadets and Juniors as well as the Schoolgirl Pan Am team. Iowa had 7 athletes in the field and ended day one with 5 All-Americans in [Read More]

Northern Plains Regional Freestyle Cadet & Junior Results

Cadet Men – 88 1st Place – Caleb Coyle of Nebraska 2nd Place – Nate Rubino of Nebraska 3rd Place – Payton Jacobson of Wisconsin 4th Place – Brandon O`Brien of Iowa 5th Place – Derek Steele of Minnesota 6th Place – Tanner Wink of Iowa Cadet Men – 94 1st Place – Drake Ayala [Read More]

Northern Plains Reg. Greco-Roman Cadet & Junior Results

Cadet Men – 88 1st Place – Caleb Coyle of Nebraska 2nd Place – Nate Rubino of Nebraska 3rd Place – Payton Jacobson of Wisconsin 4th Place – Brandon O`Brien of Iowa 5th Place – Derek Steele of Minnesota 6th Place – Tanner Wink of Iowa Cadet Men – 94 1st Place – Brody Lee [Read More]

Period Decisions

  Wrestling is the only NCAA sanctioned sport that asks its competitors to make a choice. But it is more than that. It is a choice made in the presence of others; it is a choice with consequences. At the beginning of the second period a wrestler, chosen by the flip of a coin, has [Read More]

Doctors Corner

The Senior Level circuit is heating up this month.  There were a lot of story lines at the US Open 2017.  Dake vs. Burroughs, Cinderella Brandon Wright (Grandview Alum), and JO vs Zain train were amazing, controversial stories.   I missed being out there, but I did have three colleagues that were in Vegas adjusting all [Read More]

UNI Announces 2017 Athletics Hall of Fame Class

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa will induct five individuals and one team into its Athletics Hall of Fame this September. The 2017 class will include Mike Furrey (Football), Jacqui Kalin (Women’s Basketball), Bre Payton (Volleyball), Ben Boothby (Merlin Taylor Academic Hall of Fame Award), Jim Sullivan (Dr. Jitu D. Kothari Meritorious [Read More]