Senior Angel Escobedo has nothing to prove today, but, as the season approaches, he will have to demonstrate that he is the best the nation has to offer once again. The IU wrestling team will be kicking off its season at 7 p.m. today with its annual intrasquad scrimmage at Bloomington High School North.
IU wrestling coach Duane Goldman, who has tallied 216 wins in the past 18 years at IU, will be inducted into the Iowa Athletics 2009 Hall of Fame.
To IU wrestling coach Duane Goldman, the Hoosier wrestling program has taken great strides in the last 17 years, but he hopes that equal steps have been taken toward enriching the lives of all of his athletes.
With a national champion and two All-Americans last year, the IU wrestling team had what it generally considered a successful 2008-2009 season.