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Open Mats – Fairfield Warde M & W 7:00-8:30 PM, Brewster NY, W 6:00-7:30 PM

A couple of Open Mats Announcements:

Fairfield Warde H.S – Monday & Wednesday 7:00 – 8:30 pm
No cost, only a USA card is required

Also, and as posted on the Pin to Win message board, starting June 9,  Brewster High School will host open mats on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:30 PM through September.  Address of BHS is 50 Foggintown Road in Brewster, NY.  Contact tlooby@brewsterschools.org for details — a USA Wrestling card is required.  According to Google Maps, this is about 20 miles/30 minutes from WHS.

Categories: Parents, Team

Springfield Technical Community College Tournaments

The organizer of the STCC Tournament, Alberto Nieves,  was recently recognized as  “2010 Person of the Year” by Wrestling USA Magazine for his contributions to wrestling. Use the search functions on the page the link points to to find information about the award.

As posted on Pin to Win – Springfield Technical Community College


Wrestling Tournament Schedule for 2010

(New – Weigh Ins by Division to reduce wait times)

Dates:
Sunday, March 14th, 2010 Folkstyle
Sunday, April 11th, 2010 Folkstyle
Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 Folkstyle
Sunday, June 6th, 2010 Folkstyle
Sunday, September 26th, 2010 Folkstyle
Sunday, October, 24th, 2010 Folkstyle
**Sunday, December 12th, 2010 *Youth Only Folkstyle
** Youth Only Event One Weigh In from 8:00 to 9:30 AM

Weigh In Procedures and Times for All other Tourney’s

***Weigh Ins for Youth up to 8th Grade are from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM (with wrestling starting approximately 8:45 AM)

****Weigh Ins for High School Division 9th through 12th Grade – 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM (with wrestling starting approximately 10:45 AM)

*****Weigh Ins for Open Division – 12:00 to 1:00 PM (with wrestling starting at approximately 1:15 PM)

*These new weigh in procedures will significantly reduce wait times for all wrestlers. Once your Age Group/Division weighs in – you will be wrestling very shortly – and most likely finished within 2 to 3 hours.

SIGN UP FORM – DO NOT TEAR OFF

WE WANT THE ENTIRE SHEET PLEASE

Entry Fee: $20

Location:

Springfield Technical Community College

One Armory Square, Springfield, MA 01102-9000

Building 2
Scibelli Hall – Gymnasium

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Division (Circle One): 1-2 Grade 3-4 Grade 5-6 Grade 7-8 Grade

High School Open Division

If you want to wrestle up (into HS or Opens) and compete in 2 Divisions FILL OUT Second SHEET

Weight: Madison System

Awards: Top 3 Place Finishers

More Info Call Coach Alberto Nieves at (413) 330-1757 or email -email-.

Name: _________________________________________Grade: _________ Weight:_____________
(we fill in at weigh in)
Address:__________________________________________________________________________

State:____________________________________Zip:_____________Phone:___________________

Email Address:_______________________________ Club Affiliation__________________________

If paying by check make check payable to Alberto Nieves.

***Update: There is absolutely “NO” U.S.A. Wrestling Card Required for any of these S.T.C.C. Tournaments! “NO” A.A.U. Card required!

*All of these Tournaments are Walk-In style. Pay at the door/registration/Weigh-ins. = $20.00 (No Pre-registration required).

*No set Weight Classes = Madison System implemented by groups.

*Round Robin bracket format = Multiple matches (Not double elimination). Usually 4, 5, & 6 man brackets which equals three, four, or five matches per wrestler.

*Extra “Challenge Matches” are allowed. = Provides maximum opportunity to gain valuable experience/Mat time. (no additional cost & time permitting). This is a great opportunity for wrestleres to take advantage of if they want to improve & get better.

*All of these Tournaments are now FOLKSTYLE = Scholastic/High School style.

Categories: Parents, Team, Uncategorized

Green Knights Summer Scrimmage – Thomaston CT

As posted on the Pin to Win message board:

CT Green Knights Wrestling Club in Thomaston CT  is hosting a series of summer tournaments/scrimmages . Thomaston is about an hour from Wilton

Eligibility Wrestlers 6-18 years old (age determined by age wrestler will be Dec 31, 2010)

Madison Weights

Folkstyle 4-6 MAN ROUND ROBIN -WHEN POSSIBLE-OUR GOAL IS TO OFFER AN
OPPORTUNITY FOR LOCAL WRESTLERS TO BE ABLE TO CONTINUE WRESTLING
AND COMPETING THROUGHOUT THE OFFSEASON WITHOUT EXTENSIVE TRAVELLING AND EXPENSE.WE WELCOME AND WILL TRY TO ACCOMMODATE WRESTLERS OF ALL EXPERIENCE LEVELS AND ABILITIES.

COST $20 per wrestler USA Wreslting Card Mandatory

AWARDS: Every Wrestler will receive an award

DATES
Saturday June 19, 2010
Saturday July 17, 2010
Saturday August 21, 2010
Saturday September 18, 2010

AGES 6-12 CHECK IN 7:30 – 8:00 WRESTLING WILL BEGIN AT 8:30am
AGES 13-18 CHECK IN TIME 12:00-12:30 WRESTLING WILL BEGIN AT 1:00PM

Wrestlers who are very heavy/ light or experienced/inexperienced for their age
may need to wrestle up or down

LOCATION: CONNECTICUT GREEN KNIGHTS TRAINING FACILITY
33 River Street #1 Thomaston, CT 06787

Wrestling Shoes required
Singlets preferred however tight fitting shorts & T-shirts acceptable
Wrestlers not bringing appropiate footwear will have to wrestle in their socks

PREREGISTERATION IS REQUIRED
WALKIN REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

Space is limited and we will not register more wrestlers than we can handle.
preregister by calling Barbara DiBenedetto 860-995-3571
or by e-mail ctgreenknights@yahoo.com

PREREGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED UP TO 8PM
THE THURSDAY NIGHT BEFORE THE TOURNAMENT

When you call or e-mail we need to have the following information:

Wrestlers Name(s)
USA Card Number
Age
Weight
Experience level
Contact Phone Number

Categories: Parents, Team, Uncategorized

Another Local Camp – Bethel Youth Wrestling, Jul. 5-9, 6-8 PM

Just got a camp flyer from Bethel Youth Wrestling.  The camp runs from July 5-9, will be held in the early evening (6-8 PM) at Bethel’s Municipal Center.

Categories: Parents, Team