HWC releases limited amount of tickets to HWC Showdown Open on Nov. 1

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Hawkeye Wrestling Club announced Friday that a limited number of tickets will be available for the HWC Showdown Open on Sunday, Nov. 1, at Xtream Arena in Coralville. Tickets will go on sale to the general public Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 12 p.m. (CT). Tickets are $30 per person and available for purchase at Masks will be required to attend the event.

The HWC Showdown Open marks the first time since winning the Big Ten Championships on March 8 that wrestlers from the No. 1 team in the country will take the mat. Spencer Lee, Austin DeSanto, Jaydin Eierman, Alex Marinelli, Michael Kemerer, and Tony Cassioppi will compete in freestyle wrestling matches against World medalists, national champions, and NCAA All-Americans. The main card includes seven men's freestyle matches and two women's freestyle bouts.

The main-card begins at 6 p.m. (CT). A live stream of the event is available for $29.95 at

Xtream Arena officials and HWC event organizers will follow the requirements of the state and local health authorities, while monitoring data and local trends closely leading up to the event.

HWC SHOWDOWN OPEN (bout order)
Spencer Lee vs. Zach Sanders
Sarah Hildebrandt vs. Erin Golston
Austin DeSanto vs. Bryce Meredith
Jaydin Eierman vs. Vladimer Khinchegashvili
Pat Lugo vs. Matthew Kolodzik
Alex Marinelli vs. James Green
Precious Bell vs. Jordan Nelson
Michael Kemerer vs. Tommy Gantt
Tony Cassioppi vs. Nick Gwiazdowski


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ban basketball (1) about 2 weeks ago
"Masks will be required to attend the event."

Of course, with the notable exception of those most likely to spread the virus at the event: the participants, all face to face, shoulder to shoulder with one another.
bearcat (1) about 2 weeks ago
Don't attend
ban basketball (1) a week and a half ago
I beat you to it. We all have our responsibility to get this back in check.