Sammy Brooks World Championships in Poland

Member of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club will join the US Team in Bydgoszcz, Poland today through November 26th. Sammy will wrestle Saturday in the 86kg bracket. You can watch the stream here: United World Wrestling The Hawkeye Wrestling Club makes it possible for guys like Sammy to wrestle after college. We sponsor them to train…

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What Are They Up to Now…? Chad Lamer

I was able to interview HWC legend Chad Lamer about his time with the HWC and what he has going on with his life. Before joining the HWC, Chad Lamer was a four-time All-American, winning three consecutive national titles at the Division II level for South Dakota State University. With the HWC: -University World Freestyle…

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Visit Practice

The HWC has a busy schedule coming up. To add to the excitement, the collegiate team started official practices. Speaking of practices– did you know that fans are welcome and encouraged to attend practice? Most practices are held at 3:30pm weekdays. On football home game days, you can find practice times on social media. Directions…

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Sammy Brooks Wins U23 World Team Trials

Curious how your donations go to advance the mission of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club (HWC)? This past weekend, Sammy Brooks, member of the Hawkeye Wrestling Club (HWC) and former Iowa Hawkeye All American won the U23 World Team Trials. Brooks will travel with Team USA to the World Freestyle Championships in Poland in November. Brooks…

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It’s More than Just Wrestling

  I am often asked why I volunteer my time to the Hawkeye Wrestling Club. Why and am so passionate? That’s easy: I get to watch Thomas Gilman win a World Silver… Or I get to watch the HWC athletes work out… I get to see the HWC help the collegiate team! That’s exciting right?…

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Dan Dennis Farewell

Olympian Dan Dennis Leaving HWC I was able to ask him a few questions… When are you leaving? “Not determined 100% –I will be in Iowa City and in the room on and off through the fall.” Why are you leaving? “There isn’t an easy answer to this, I love Iowa City-I love the Iowa…

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Gilman Wins in Paris

Greetings Hawkeye Wrestling Fans, As most Iowa fans already know, the Hawkeye Wrestling Club (HWC) spent the last two weeks in Paris for the United World Wrestling Senior World Championships. We are pleased to announce that due to the tenacity, hard work, dedication, and heart of Thomas Gilman he captured a 2017 World Silver Medal for…

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World Cup

The 2018 World Cup is on the horizon… The Hawkeye Wrestling Club (HWC) is well represented. Two members took silver medals in the 2017 Paris World Championships: Alli Ragan and Thomas Gilman. Thomas Gilman will compete with the U.S. World Cup team in April. Iowa City will host the toughest dual team championship in Freestyle…

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