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LISTEN: Cyclone wrestling set to begin season

By Chris Williams, CycloneFanatic.com Publisher

Iowa State’s youthful 2010 wrestling team will begin their season on Saturday at a double-dual in Salem, Va. The Cyclones will go head-to-head with Virginia Tech and Kent State on Saturday, while competing in the Hokie Open on Sunday.

In a media session yesterday, Iowa State head coach Kevin Jackson went through his 2010 lineup and who he’d be taking on the trip to Virginia. Click below to listen to what the coach had to say.

Kevin Jackson talks Cyclone wrestling – Nov. 2, 2010


Dual One: Saturday @ 2 p.m. vs. Virginia Tech

Dual Two: Saturday @ 4 p.m. vs. Kent State

Hokie Open: All day Sunday

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old CycloneNation.com (Scout.com). He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, CycloneReport.com and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.