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“The Banach brothers are not your average siblings. Steve Banach, 56, is a former University of Iowa wrestler and a former colonel for the U.S. Army Rangers who received a Bronze Star and led the first troops into Afghanistan in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.

Still, his younger twin brothers, Ed and Lou Banach, are more well known than he is. Ed and Lou, both 55, won NCAA wrestling national championships at UI and went on to win gold medals during the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics….”

Read more from Zach Berg’s article for the Iowa City Press-Citizen here!