Bobby Telford joined the Hawkeye coaching staff in August, 2018.
Since joining the staff, the Hawkeyes have won two Big Ten regular season dual titles and one Big Ten tournament title. Iowa has crowned one NCAA champion, four Big Ten champions, and 16 All-Americans.
Telford graduated from the University of Iowa in 2015. Following graduation, he competed for the Hawkeye Wrestling Club, and climbed as high as No. 5 in the country at 125 kilograms.
Telford wrestled for the Hawkeyes from 2011-2015. He earned All-America honors in 2012, 2014, and 2015, and completed his career with an overall record of 108-27 while wrestling at 285 pounds.
Telford lives in Iowa City with his wife, Alex.