National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Inductee: Jim Gibbons

Jim Gibbons holds the distinction of collecting all of his major titles in the same city. Gibbons won state titles for Ames High School in 1975, 1976, and 1977, an NCAA individual title for Iowa State in 1981, and he coached Iowa State to an NCAA team title in 1987. After compiling a 96-32 dual meet record at Iowa State from 1985 through 1992, Gibbons continued his work in wrestling by providing commentary for Iowa Public Television, ESPN, and the Big Ten Network.