HWC SHOWDOWN OPEN with Track Wrestling!

The biggest and brightest stars of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club are returning to competition in a little more than a month — and they’ll be squaring off in an event loaded with World medalists, national champions and All-Americans. The Hawkeye Wrestling Club Showdown Open is set for Sunday, Nov. 1 at the new Xtream Arena … Read more

Dan Dennis to begin as HWC Coach

We are excited to announce that Dan Dennis will be returning an HWC Coach! “Dan Dennis ranks high as a coach. He ranks high as a Hawkeye. And he ranks high in our locker room.  He is the best choice for a lot of reasons starting with his popularity among our HWC athletes. There is … Read more

Steve Cannon vs Iditarod [again] for the HWC

Some of you may remember the indomitable Steve Cannon. He has raised money for the HWC in years past by racing the Iditarod Trail Invitational in Alaska. Steve is from Iowa AND is a Hawkeye Alum. He has competed in nearly 100 marathons, a 350-mile bike ride across Alaska, a 1000 mile run around Lake … Read more

Thank You

With the season fast approaching I wanted take a minute and thank the sponsors of our Trap Shoot– Deery FordIowa Retina ConsultantsAce Auto RecyclersStreb ConstructionDefense SoapRiverside Casino and Golf ResortHawkins Wealth ManagementNewell MachineryIronside ApparelTwin Image Salon SpaWestport TouchlessScheelsTheisens We are grateful and appreciative of support these sponsors give the HWC– please help us in supporting … Read more

Where are they now? Mark Reiland

To start with– what the heck are you up to now?– Since you were very young wrestling has been a huge part of your life– 2 State Titles at Eagle Grove– 2 time NCAA All American at the University of Iowa including a National Championship in 1991, and 19 years of High School Coaching at … Read more

“Do You Want to Fight?” -Larry Lee

Most everyone knows about your son Spencer, but tell us about the rest of your family? Spencer’s mother Cathy and I got married for 33-years ago. We met in France before the start of the fall semester of my junior year in college.  Funny, but true story… Cathy and I were athletes in the Olympic … Read more

Be Good… Be Really Good

Today is a sad day–  My friend and fellow board member Rob McReynolds is no longer with us after a battle with cancer. My thoughts go out to his family and friends. I  wished I had met Rob earlier in life–  we met through wrestling probably 7-8 years ago and I got to know him … Read more

HWC Iditarod Challenge

Quote from Coach Terry Brands, “Steve is a great friend of mine, a man of integrity. I am so impressed by his toughness and I love him dearly.” Let me introduce you to Steven Cannon, he is from Iowa AND is a Hawkeye Alum. He has competed in nearly 100 marathons, a 350-mile bike ride … Read more