On the Mats by KJ Pilcher

Light joins IHSAA Wrestling Hall of Fame

The Iowa High School Athletic Association announced six new inductees into its Wrestling Hall of Fame on Monday.

Mount Vernon Coach and for ... »

Malcolm likes family feel of Iowa wrestling

Matt Malcolm identified with the tight-knit atmosphere within the University of Iowa wrestling program.

His experience reminded him of ... »

Brands receives three-year contract extension

Tom Brands will lead the University of Iowa wrestling program into the next decade.

UI Athletics Director Gary Barta announced Thursday that ... »

“Grapple on the Gridiron” passes 21,000 tickets sold

IOWA CITY — The potential record-setting idea seems to be closer to reality.

The attention that the University of Iowa’s ... »

“Grapple on the Gridiron” tickets available

More University of Iowa fans will have the chance to get tickets for “Grapple on the Gridiron.”

Season ticket holders for the H ... »

Ticket packages available for 2016 Olympic Trials

IOWA CITY — Wrestling fans have the opportunity to see the country’s best wrestlers compete in Eastern Iowa.

All-session ... »

ESPNU televising NWCA All-Star Classic

The 50th Annual National Wrestling Coaches Association Classic will be televised live for the first time on ESPNU.

The dual between so ... »

Burroughs wins more gold at World Championships

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — It was the perfect ending for an international wrestling tournament on American soil.

Jordan Burroughs provided it ... »

Ramos wins two matches before stumbling at World Championships

LAS VEGAS – Tony Ramos received a second chance.

As much as he tried to take advantage of it, he couldn’t parlay it into a meda ... »

Wrestling looks to continue progress

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The sport of wrestling has made progress since it was placed on the chopping block for the Olympic Games.

Cha ... »

Metcalf falls short of medal at World Championships

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The disappointment was noticeable, and it was an all too familiar feeling for Brent Metcalf.

Unfortunately, i ... »

Metcalf strives for first World medal

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Brent Metcalf is as brutal with his honesty as he can be with opponents on the mat.

Even if that bluntness is ... »

Stoll wins twice at Junior World Championships

University of Iowa heavyweight Sam Stoll fell one win short of earning a bronze medal at the 2015 United World Wrestling Junior World Champi ... »

Down, set, wrestle?

IOWA CITY — University of Iowa wrestling has captured the attention of its fans and sports fans, in general.

The program’ ... »

Gable and Brands discuss becoming an Olympic champion

IOWA CITY — Dan Gable and Tom Brands have stood atop the wrestling world, and have coached some of the world’s most accomplished comp ... »