University of Iowa two-time national champion Brent Metcalf was named USA Wrestling Athlete of the Week following a 4-0 performance at the 2015 Freestyle World Cup last weekend in Los Angeles.
University of Iowa two-time NCAA champion Brent Metcalf went 4-0 last weekend to lead the United States to a runner-up finish at the 2015 Freestyle World Cup.
When the 2015 Freestyle World Cup begins Saturday in Los Angeles, Brent Metcalf will do what he has done many times before... set his sights on a gold medal.
Don't tell Matt McDonough he is an understudy. The two-time NCAA champion is on the best freestyle wrestling team the United States can put together, and he's planning on leading that team to the top of the world standings.
It was just over a year ago Tony Ramos let it be known he was the best wrestler in the country. This week, he's upped the ante and set his sights on the world.
The Hawkeyes finished the 2014-15 season with a Big Ten regular season title, a Big Ten Tournament championship, six All-Americans, and nine academic All-Big Ten honors.
University of Iowa sophomore Cory Clark was named Mike Howard Most Valuable Wrestler at the team's annual awards banquet March 27 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.