Hawkeyes Announce Inaugural Season Schedule

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa women’s wrestling team released the details of the 2023-24 season on Monday. The Hawkeyes will host two home duals inside of Carver Hawkeye Arena.

Notes about the 2023-24 season:

  • Iowa opens the season on Nov. 4 in Pennsylvania where they will face East Stroudsburg University in the Hawkeye’s first ever dual. They conclude the weekend at the Princeton Tiger Collegiate Open on Nov. 5
  • The Hawkeyes will host their first ever dual in Carver Hawkeye Arena on Nov. 12 as they welcome Sacred Heart, Presbyterian and Lindenwood. They will host a second home dual on Jan. 21 with teams to be announced at a later date.
  • Iowa will be represented at the Missouri Valley College Open in Marshall, Missouri (Nov. 17-18) and the North Central College Open in Naperville, Illinois (Dec. 10).
  • The team will travel to Las Vegas to compete in the Las Vegas Desert Duals on Dec. 17.
  • Iowa will close out the 2023 calendar year competing at the Soldier Salute at Xtream Arena in Coralville, Iowa Dec. 29-30.
  • The Hawkeyes open the 2024 calendar year at the National Duals in Cedar Falls, Iowa Jan. 5-6.
  • Iowa will travel to Fort Wayne, Indiana for the Indiana Tech Warrior Duals and Open Jan. 26-27.
  • They close out the regular season on the road at the University of Sioux Falls on Jan. 31
  • The postseason will begin with the NCWWC Regional Championships Feb. 23-24 and finish at the National Championships on March 8-9 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Iowa announced in September 2021 it would become the first Division I Power Five school to add women’s wrestling.

2023-24 Women’s Wrestling Schedule

Nov. 4 – at East Stroudsburg University – East Stroudsburg, Penn.

Nov. 5 – at Princeton Tiger Collegiate Open – Princeton, NJ

Nov. 12 – Home vs. Sacred Heart, Lindenwood and Presbyterian – Iowa City, Iowa

Nov. 17-18 – at Missouri Valley College Open – Marshall, MO

Dec. 10 – at North Central College Open – Naperville, Ill.

Dec. 17 – at Las Vegas Desert Duals – Las Vegas, Nev.

Dec. 29-30 – at Soldier Salute – Coralville, Iowa

Jan. 5-6 – National Duals – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Jan. 21 – Home Quad Duals (opponents TBA) – Iowa City, Iowa

Jan. 26-27 – at Indiana Tech Warrior Duals and Open – Fort Wayne, Ind.

Jan. 31 – at University of Sioux Falls – Sioux Falls. SD

Feb 23-24 – NCWWC Regionals – TBA

Mar. 8-9 – NCWWC National Championships – Cedar Rapids, Iowa