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State Folkstyle

The PreK-K division will now compete on Sunday with the 7th-8th Grade, High School, and Girls division

*Only girls who reside in the state are able to participate in the girls division.

To be on the floor you need a current USA Wrestling Leader Membership card. (This is the same as our previous coaching card.)   Click the link below to get a membership.

https://www.nebraskausawrestling.org/page/show/945939-membership-

Location

Heartland Event Center
700 East Stolley Park Rd.
Grand Island, NE 68801

Schedule of Events 

Friday, March 20, 2020:
Doors open at 5:30 and check-ins begin
Weigh Ins * : 6:30-9:00 pm (1st thru 6th grade only) 

Saturday, March 21, 2020:

7:30 am: Doors open
8:15 am: Coaches meeting at the Awards stand area
8:30 am: Parade of clubs--first come first serve
8:50 am: Tour of Nebraska Awards and Andy McNeif Award presentations
9:00 am: National Anthem and Wrestling begin for 1st thru 6th grades

(PreK-K, 7th-8th Grade, High School, and Girls divisions)
Doors open at 2:30 and check-ins begin
Weigh Ins * : 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Expo Building
There will be satellite weigh-ins for the High School division (Boys and Girls).  Locations to be announced as we get closer to the date.

Club Directors Banquet:    6:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 22, 2020:

Additional Weigh Ins * : 6:00-7:00 a.m. (for High School Division and Girls Divisions Only)

7:30 am: Doors open
8:30 am: Coaches meeting at the Awards Stand Area
9:00 am: National Anthem and Wrestling begins PreK-K, 7th-8th Grade, High School and Girls Divisions

* All wrestlers must weigh in with a singlet on.

Cost:

$30.00 – (Add $15.00 late fee if paying onsite) – Online Entry Only

Grades PreK thru 8 must qualify to enter this tournament.

Registration:

PreK-8th Grade:  https://www.trackwrestling.com/registration/TW_Register.jsp?tournamentGroupId=177862132

K-8 Girls: https://www.trackwrestling.com/registration/TW_Register.jsp?tournamentGroupId=180879132

High School Division and Girls Division:  http://www.trackwrestling.com/registration/TW_Register.jsp?tournamentGroupId=181987132 

 

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Entry deadline Wednesday, March 18, 2019 at 11:59pm CST

  • Qualifier for the USA Middle School National Dual Teams @ Danville, IL
  • Qualifier for the Heartland USA Middle School National Dual Team @ Mid-America Center
  • Qualifier for the Heartland USA Elementary National Dual Team @ Mid-America Center
  • Qualifier for the Heartland USA Girls National Dual team @ Mid America Center
  • Qualifier for the USA Wrestling National Folkstyle Duals in Crawfordsville, IN (HS Freshmen through Juniors)
  • First leg of the Triple Crown

Team Awards
(Must be a USA Chartered Club to be eligible for team awards)

2020 Grade Divisions and Weight Classes

Girls K-2  Submit actual weight (weight classes will be determined)

Girls 3-5   45, 52, 58, 65, 73, 82, 89, 97, 102, 109, 117, 126, 138, 150

Girls 6-8   58, 65, 73, 82, 89, 97, 102, 109, 117, 126, 138, 150, 165, HWT

Girls 9-12 106 ,113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285

Boys/Open Divisions

PreK-K Submit actual weight (weight classes will be determined)
1st-2nd: 40, 45, 50, 53, 56, 59, 62, 65, 70, 75, 85, 95, 115, 140

3rd-4th: 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 140, 160
5th-6th: 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 130, 140, 160, 200, 250
7th-8th: 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 102, 110, 117, 125, 132, 140, 150, 160, 175, 195, 220, 275
High School: 104, 111, 118, 125, 131, 137, 143, 150, 157, 165, 175, 187, 200, 225, 290 (These reflect the weight classes for the NWCA/USA Wrestling National Folkstyle Duals. The top 2 placers at 111lbs and above will qualify for this dual team. Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors only: https://usawevents.sportngin.com/page/show/1019175-nwca-usa-wrestling-national-high-school-folkstyle-duals)

*NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCE FOR ANY WEIGHT CLASSES IN ANY DIVISIONS

Length of Periods for Age Divisions

PreK-4th grade divisions are 60 second periods for all 3 periods on both the championship and consolation sides.

5th-8th grade divisions are 1st period- 60 seconds, 2nd period- 90 seconds and 3rd period- 90 seconds on the championship side,  and 60 seconds per period on the consolation side.

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