March 30, 2015
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Competition begins Friday at the Louis and Freda Stile Athletic Field House on the campus of the University of Akron.
Sorensen, a fourth-place finisher at 149 pounds at the 2015 NCAA Championships, is competing at 70 kg/154 lbs. Burak, a two-time All-American at 197 pounds, is competing at 97 kg/213 lbs. They are two of 15 Hawkeyes competing in the freestyle tournament. Preliminary rounds begin Saturday at 8 a.m. (CT), and the finals begin Sunday at 8 a.m.
Redshirt freshmen Sam Stoll (130 kg/286 lbs.) and Burke Paddock (75 kg/165 lbs.) are competing in the Greco-Roman tournament. Stoll won Greco-Roman bronze at the 2013 Junior World Championships. Paddock is a two-time Junior Greco World Duals Champion and Most Outstanding Wrestler (2012-13). The entire Greco-Roman tournament is contested Friday beginning at 8 a.m.
Other University of Iowa representatives include Mitch Bowman (86 kg/189 lbs.), Sammy Brooks (86 kg/189 lbs.), Topher Carton (65 kg/143 lbs.), Edwin Cooper, Jr. (70 kg/154 lbs.), Jake Kadel (70 kg/154 lbs.), Logan McQuillen (74 kg/163 lbs.), Patrick Rhoads (74 kg/163 lbs.), Skyler St. John (74 kg/ 163 lbs.), Tagen Lambotte (70 kg/154 lbs.), and Logan Thomsen (70 kg/154 lbs.).
Flowrestling is providing a live stream of the event live beginning Friday, May 29 at 8 a.m.