Announcing the Inner Circle

Hawkeye Fans/Supporters– A little over a year ago I took over as HWC President. At that time I had some ideas that I thought would help our club. I was well aware of the challenges… Other clubs were raising more money…. We faced an uphill battle. What I didn’t know was the support, ideas and … Read more


 Matt McDonough Starts Next Phase of His Career As fans… Everyone can relate to the joy we feel when a University or HWC athlete wins a big match… We have all witnessed some “gut wrenching” losses.Below is some info about Matt McDonough leaving the HWC. Like many of you…  I am saddened to see him … Read more


2018 HWC DES MOINES BANQUET! 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm, Apr 14 | 2018 CDT HWC is celebrating Iowa Wrestling with our banquet in Des Moines…Come and eat great food, hang out with the HWC, and bid on some great auctions! Can’t make it? We have set up an app so you can bid on auction items … Read more

I’m plunging for my brother, Dan.

My name is Nick Heeren. I grew up in Cedar Rapids with my older brother Dan. He wrestled for Kennedy. Growing up, we would attend lots of matches. I loved the sport from early on. Our loyalty to the Hawkeyes was firmly cemented by attending many Iowa wrestling duals, football and basketball games. I live … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more