Brands, Cassioppi Win Titles at UNI Open

Nelson Brands CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Freshmen Nelson Brands and Tony Cassioppi won tournament titles at UNI Open on Saturday. Cassioppi recorded three pins in a total of three minutes, 10 seconds to win the 285-pound title. He improved to 11-0 this season with 10 falls and three tournament championships. Brands won five matches to win the 165-pound championship, his third [Read More]

Articulating the keys to success, SC North Ethan Sorenson

(Sioux City, IA.) – There are a lot of good kids around.  Like Ethan Sorenson of Sioux City North.  The senior wrestler is the quintessential American youngster: good in athletics, good in academics, good in life.  He strives to do his best and has been doing just that. A wrestler since fifth grade, he says [Read More]

Ranked Wrestlers at the Mount Vernon Invitational

Mount Vernon Invitational 3 Lisbon (6) 1A 10 Davenport Assumption (4) 2A Beckman Catholic Cascade East Buchanan Louisa Muscatine Marion Mediapolis Mid-Prairie Mount Vernon Muscatine Sigourney-Keota Wapello Wapsie Valley Washington West Liberty Xavier, Cedar Rapids 106 8 Cade Siebrecht (Fr.) Lisbon 1A 10 Quinten Aney (Fr.) Mediapolis 1A 113 7 Aidan Noonan (So.) Cascade 1A [Read More]

No. 2 Wartburg 38 Defeats Cornell 6

Kyle Briggs No. 2 Wartburg vs. Cornell Wartburg wins 38-6 WB now 3-0 overall Cornell now 3-6 125         Brady Kyner (WB) win by fall at 2:58 vs. Brody Lamb (CC) WB 6-0 133         Brennen Doebel (WB) win by fall at 1:30 vs. Devin Stortz (CC) WB 12-0 141         Brenden Baker (WB) win by 9-7 dec [Read More]

No. 7 Duhawks Pummel Vikings, 45-10

133 Brice Everson (LOR) over Josh Diehl (AUG) (Fall 5:51) DUBUQUE, Iowa ( – The seventh-ranked Loras wrestling team put on a clinic Thursday night, winning eight bouts via bonus points over Augustana for a 45-10 victory. Brice Everson, Brandon Murray, Eddie Smith, Sam Schuler and Guy Patron Jr. all recorded falls while Javier Soto [Read More]

No. 5 Upper Iowa Takes Down Minot State in NSIC Opener

Brock Benitz The No. 5 Peacock wrestling team won seven of the ten matches in their opening NSIC dual and scored three wins by fall, a tech fall and a major decision on the way to a 33-11 victory over Minot State University. The dual was UIU’s second of the season as they improved to [Read More]

Fall semester ends with Central wrestling win

Daniel Radcliffe PELLA — A quartet of pins gave the Central College wrestling team the boost it needed in a 34-13 win over Nebraska Wesleyan University on Thursday night. The victory was the first in American Rivers Conference competition for the Dutch. The 7-1 overall start to the dual season matches the program’s best start [Read More]

Highland Riverside’s Brady Hahn

An interview with Highland Riverside’s Brady Hahn after winning the 145 lb title at the Willard Howell Invite.

Pinning Combination High School Edition

High School edition of The Pinning Combination.  Go over the Cliff Keen Independence Invitational, the Keith Young Invitational plus others and look ahead to this weekend.