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    Iowa wrestlers in the olympics

    Who is wrestling in the olympics with Iowa ties? U of I, ISU, UNI or Iowa high school.



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    Re: Iowa wrestlers in the olympics

    The full rundown...

    FREESTYLE:
    55 kg - Henry Cejudo (no college...yet)
    60 kg - (none)
    66 kg - Doug Schwab (Osage HS; Iowa)
    74 kg - Ben Askren (Missouri)
    84 kg - Andy Hrovat (Michigan)
    96 kg - Daniel Cormier (Oklahoma State)
    120 kg - Steve Mocco (Iowa/Oklahoma State)
    COACHES: Kevin Jackson (Iowa State), Kerry McCoy (Penn State), Lee Kemp (Wisconsin)

    GRECO-ROMAN:
    55 kg - Spenser Mango (Northern Michigan)
    60 kg - (none)
    66 kg - Jake Deitchler (high schooler, Anoka, Minn.)
    74 kg - T.C. Dantzler (Northern Illinois)
    84 kg - Brad Vering (Nebraska)
    96 kg - Adam Wheeler (Northern Michigan)
    120 kg - Dremiel Byers (North Carolina A&T)
    HEAD COACH: Steve Fraser (Michigan)

    Terry Steiner (Iowa) is coaching women's freestyle.
    Terry Brands (Iowa) is the head resident coach, and an assistant with men's freestyle.



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    Re: Iowa wrestlers in the olympics

    I just did some reading on this Henry Cejudo. That guy is amazing, I don't know how a high schooler could be defeating NCAA national champions, it is unbelievable.

    I wonder if he will go to college? Sounds like he was previously coached by Tom Brands, so I would bet that Iowa would have an inside track.



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    Re: Iowa wrestlers in the olympics

    a lot of wrestlers that are that good dont end up going to college, or at least not right away. a kid that i used to wrestle against actually quit high school his sophomore year (i believe he got homeschooled afterwords) and he moved to colorado to the us olympic training center.



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