Date Announced for Gable Retirement Banquet

Feb. 16, 2011

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A retirement celebration for the University of Iowa’s Dan Gable has been planned for June 4th. The Hall of Fame coach will be honored with a reception and banquet at the Coralville Marriott hotel.

The reception is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. with dinner scheduled for 6:30 p.m. and a program filled with memories and speakers to follow.

Gable is considered by most to be the best collegiate wrestling coach in history. He was Iowa’s head coach for 21 years and compiled a 355-21-5 record that included 15 national team titles.

More information on the retirement celebration will be released in the coming weeks.