National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Inductee: Dave Martin

Dave Martin was an NCAA champion, a two-time NCAA finalist, and a three-time runner-up at the Big Eight championships for Iowa State. He placed second at the NCAA championships in 1969 and first in 1970, both at 158 pounds, while helping the Cyclones capture the team title both years. Led by his father, Leon “Champ” Martin, 2009 inductee into the Glen Brand Wrestling Hall of Fame of Iowa, Dave won individual state wrestling championships in 1965 and 1966 at Algona High School in Algona, Iowa.