2019 State Wrestling Tournament begins today


February 14th, 2019 by Chris Parks

The 2019 edition of the Iowa State Wrestling Tournament begins today at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines. Day 1 action will include 1st round and 1st round consolation matches. Session 1 will be Class 3A from 9:00am-12:00pm, Session 2 will be Class 1A from 1:30pm-4:30pm, and Session 3 is Class 2A from 6:00pm-9:00pm.

We’ll have coverage throughout the weekend following area wrestlers with updates throughout each day and live coverage of the Finals on Saturday night with Jim Field and Justin Williams.

Here is a look at the report schedule on KJAN from Jim Field:

Thursday: 10:20am, 11:35am, 1:45pm, 2:45pm, 3:45pm, 4:45pm, 7:30pm (Between basketball games), and following the conclusion of the second basketball game at about 9:15pm.

Friday: 10:20am, 11:35am, 1:05pm, 3:30pm, 5:45pm, 8:05pm (or halftime of basketball game), 8:45pm, 9:45pm.

Saturday: 10:35am, 11:35am, 12:45pm, 1:45pm. Then live full coverage of the finals from 6:00pm til the finish.

Check out the full State Tournament schedule here: 2019-State-Wrestling-Schedule_FINAL