Prep Wrestling

Dan Gable wants more opportunities for female wrestlers

It's been 20 years since Dan Gable was the University of Iowa's head wrestling coach, 20 years since the beginning of what Gable calls the promotional ...

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Maquoketa Valley wrestlers earn All-American honors

DELHI - While some students were getting some extra sleep, working a few extra hours or taking a family vacation, Maquoketa Valley freshman Chance Dow ...

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A wrestler’s ‘small trophy’ is worn proudly

CLARENCE - Every wrestler's goal is to end the match with a pin and, at North Cedar High School, those pins don't go unnoticed. Whenever a Knight wre ...

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IAwrestle to host “War at West Gym’ all-star dual

CEDAR FALLS - Western Dubuque's state champion trio and a pair of NCAA Division I wrestlers will highlight the inaugural #x201c;War at the West Gym#x2 ...

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Xavier wrestlers end season on high note

CEDAR RAPIDS - No other wrestler in Xavier history can say they have ever had a season quite like Josh Gerke's - and not many will be able to duplicat ...

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Nelson Brands commits to Iowa

Nelson Brands is staying home. The two-time state wrestling champion from Iowa City West tweeted his commitment to the University of Iowa Monday nigh ...

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Each point made a difference for Solon

DES MOINES - The state trophy has reached its new home in Solon. Well before the Solon caravan toted the hardware down I-80, each Spartan qualifier h ...

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Nelson Brands, Max Lyon capture second state wrestling championships

DES MOINES - Iowa City West's Nelson Brands preferred the repeat performance. Western Dubuque's Max Lyon favored his first title run a little more. ...

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Iowa high school state wrestling championship results

Another Iowa high school state wrestling tournament has come and gone as 42 wrestlers and three teams were crowned champions Saturday night. Here's w ...

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Bryce West claims third state wrestling title, Solon edges New Hampton in 2A team race

DES MOINES - Solon's Bryce West rose to his feet and calmly held three fingers in the air. The gesture signified the select group he joined with his ...

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Xavier’s Josh Gerke takes tough road to third at state wrestling

DES MOINES - Josh Gerke wrestled his final match and walked to the corner. For the final time, he was met by Cedar Rapids Xavier Coach Ryan Chambers ...

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Solon, New Hampton battle for Class 2A state wrestling title

DES MOINES - The Class 2A team race between Solon and New Hampton remains tight, heading into the championship matches. The Spartans reclaimed the le ...

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State wrestling notes: Former Kennedy prep Joe Slaton inducted into Hall of Fame

DES MOINES - As Joe Slaton looks out across the mats scattered around Wells Fargo Arena during the start of the Saturday morning consolation matches, ...

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Lisbon wins 1A state wrestling title

DES MOINES - Lisbon knew it had clinched the team title before its two state finalists even wrestled. There wasn't a whole lot of fanfare. In fact, t ...

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Bryce and Drew West earn one last chance at gold together

DES MOINES - Bryce and Drew West already have state titles. The one thing they haven't done is climb to the top step together in the same year. The S ...

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