Iowa wrestling wins NCAA title, Cassioppi takes 3rd
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (WIFR) - Iowa wrestling captures it’s first team national championship since 2010 by gaining 125 points Saturday.
Hononegah graduate Tony Cassioppi finished 3rd in the 285 pound division. Cassioppi beat Cohlton Schultz from Arizona State 5-0.
The sophomore from Roscoe, Ill. finishes the season with a 13-3 record, and was a key contributor on the national championship team. It’s Iowa’s 24th wrestling national championship in program history.
Other notable finishes through 6 sessions for the Hawkeyes are:
125: 2nd Place - Spencer Lee
133: 3rd Place - Austin DeSanto
141: 2nd Place - Jaydin Eierman
174: 2nd Place - Michael Kemerer
194: 4th Place - Jacob Warner
Iowa still has a chance for individuals to win the 125, 141, and 174 pound divisions.
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