HWC Arctic Plunge 2024 Recap

The 2024 Hawkeye Wrestling Club Arctic Plunge was another frigid success. Click here for a video showing an inside look at the plunge. Thank you to everyone who made this event a success, and looking forward to next year’s HWC Arctic Plunge!

HWC Banquet 2024 Recap

The 2024 Hawkeye Wrestling Club Annual Banquet went off without a hitch. Check out some images from the event below and click here for a video showing an inside look at the event. Thank you to everyone who made this event a success, and looking forward to next year’s banquet!  

HWC Member Spencer Lee Wins Olympic Team Trials 2024

Congratulations to HWC’s very own Spencer Lee for becoming Champion of the 2024 Olympic Team Trials. Click here to access interviews and to read more news reports of his achievement.  

2022 Senior World Team Trials Challenge – Coralville, IA (May 21-22)Usawrestling

By: Gary Abbot, USA Wrestling | March 03, 2022, 11:55 a.m. (ET) For More Info Click Here USA Wrestling is pleased to announce that it has awarded the 2022 World Team Trials Challenge Tournament to Coralville, Iowa. The event will be hosted at Xtream Arena, May 21-22. The World Team Trials Challenge Tournament features top […]

HWC Showdown Open With Track Wrestlinga close up of a sign

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 […]

Brands Announces Front Office Changes To Hawkeye Wrestling Club

IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa head wrestling coach Tom Brands announced administrative changes to the Hawkeye Wrestling Club on Friday. Randy Novak, HWC President since 2017, has resigned his position after four-plus years of unprecedented contributions to HWC competitors and membership. Chad Beatty, a 2010 UI graduate and member of three NCAA Championship teams, […]

Brad Eldeen Named Hawkeye Wrestling Club President

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club announced Monday that board member Brad Eldeen has been named president of the HWC. “In only two months working together Brad has shown that he is a thorough and efficient leader who knows the importance of our work and isn’t afraid to get his own hands dirty,” said HWC Executive Director Chad Beatty. […]

Cassioppi Wins Gold Medal At 2021 UWW U23 World Championships

  BELGRADE, Serbia – University of Iowa junior Tony Cassioppi pinned Azamat Khosonov of Greece on Sunday to win the 125 kg gold medal at the 2021 UWW U23 World Championships. Cassioppi built a 13-0 lead before securing the fall with 16 seconds left in the first period. He is the United States’ second U23 World […]

Update: Moody’s Movement

We caught up with Jeremiah Moody and asked how he is doing since he started his treatment for Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Hard to find a kid with a better outlook than Moody! Catch up with Jeremiah in this short video! Below is a link to Moody’s Movement on GoFundMe to help offset the medical costs of […]

Herb Tyler 50-Year Fund Announcementwcd

The Hawkeye Wrestling Club Announces $1 Million Gift; Establishes Endowment Fund Tuesday, April 5, 2022 IOWA CITY, Iowa – The Hawkeye Wrestling Club (HWC) will benefit from a bequest of more than $1 million from the estate of long-time Iowa Hawkeye Wrestling fan Herb Tyler, HWC Advisors Tom & Terry Brands announced Wednesday. “Herb believed […]