Iowa offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs made his mark on Mount Vernon. Many in town made their mark on him, too. Wirfs and his mother, Sarah, took The Gazette on a tour of his hometown, revisiting scenes around what essentially is the one square mile where he grew up. This story is a little about what can hold you back. This is mostly about what moves you forward.

Photos: Iowa football kid captains meet at Kinnick Stadium

Photos: Iowa football kid captains meet at Kinnick Stadium

The 2019 Iowa football kid captains and their families got a behind-the-scenes look at Kinnick Stadium, tried on their official jerseys and hung out with Iowa seniors in the Hawkeyes’ locker room.

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