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Latest Articles by K.J. Pilcher
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 20, 2023 11:33 am16d ago
Erika Brokovich followed her mom’s suggestion to attend a wrestling practice and became hooked. She posted a big victory Thursday night, beating Cedar Falls’ fifth-ranked Lauren Nicholas.
Pinning Combination Jan. 18, 2023 8:05 pm17d ago
This week’s Pinning Combination podcast starts with some reminiscing — our favorite wrestling memories in 40 years of Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Plus, we look back at the week in college and high school wrestling in Iowa.
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 18, 2023 6:51 pm17d ago
Iowa high school wrestling notebook: Williamsburg’s season started with some uncertainty. Strong work ethic and a business-like approach has propelled the Raiders to No. 7 in the latest Class 2A dual rankings.
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 17, 2023 10:09 am19d ago
Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association dual rankings will help determine regional dual sites and pairings over the next two weeks. The latest rankings were released. High school and college action highlighted the weekend.
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 15, 2023 8:04 pm20d ago
WIlliamsburg 120-pounder Gavin Jensen continued his senior season success with a title at the Loyd Shaffer Marion Invitational. He pinned his way through the bracket and improved to 26-4 overall
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 13, 2023 9:35 am23d ago
Class 1A second-ranked Alburnett posted identical Tri-Rivers Conference dual wins, beating both No. 3 Lisbon and North Linn, 50-24, Thursday night at Lisbon.
Hawkeye Wrestling Jan. 12, 2023 3:03 pm23d ago
Max Murin has transformed a lesson from Terry Brands into results in his final college campaign. He already has a career-best nine bonus-point victories entering second-ranked Iowa’s dual against No. 11 Northwestern on Friday night.
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 12, 2023 8:00 am24d ago
In a little more than a month, longtime Lisbon and Iowa City High head coach Brad Smith will add one more accolade to a long list. Smith will lead the famed Grand March, escorting the 336 medalists to be recognized by the crowd before the finals of the 2023 traditional boys’ state wrestling tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
Pinning Combination Jan. 11, 2023 7:38 pm24d ago
Watch or listen to the January 11, 2023 Pinning Combination podcast, talking all things wrestling in Iowa. On this episode: Big wins for Iowa, UNI and Iowa State and a packed weekend of high school tournaments.
Hawkeye Wrestling Jan. 9, 2023 7:05 pm26d ago
Wrestling action resumed at full-throttle this weekend. College teams competed at all levels with conference duals and multi-divisional national duals. High schools held their first Saturday of tournaments since the break. Here is the Wrestling Weekend That Was.
Iowa High School Wrestling Jan. 7, 2023 7:24 pm28d ago
West Delaware’s Will Ward battled back from a considerable deficit with a third-period pin to claim the 195-pound title and help the Hawks to a runner-up finish Saturday at the Bobcat Jerry Eckenrod Invitational at Benton Community.