Fargo Team Gear is now available on the All American Wrestling Gear website.
We would like to encourage you to take the on-line survey at:
It is our hope every year to improve on our culminating event and on the quality of experience for our wrestlers. Please take a few moments to share with us what you think went well, what could be improved upon and what were some of your struggles over the course of this season. The survey covers a wide range of topics from registration to officiating to scheduling and finally it spends some time gathering your thoughts on this weekend’s tournament. We need your thoughts and input in order to improve on this event, meet your needs, and more importantly on our endeavor to improve the quality of opportunities to expand the sport of wrestling in Wyoming.
Thanks in advance for you time and input.
W.A.W.A. Board of Directors
NORTH BIG HORN USA FOLKSTYLE TOURNAMENT
APRIL 13, 2013
Lovell High School Gymnasium
$15.00 Per Wrestler
6 & Under – Juniors
Pre-register at trackwrestling.com
WALK INS WELCOME
FOLKSTYLE: April 13th Saturday weigh ins 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM. Wrestling to begin at 9:30 AM
All participants must have a current USA competitor’s card. Coaches and officials must have a current USA card. These will be checked with a photo ID. Wrist bands will be given. Only people with wrist bands will be allowed on the floor.
Concessions will be available. Breakfast and Lunch will be served
Medals awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place
Quick pin awarded for the tournament.
Each club must provide tournament officials and pairers according to USAW rules.
All wrestlers must wear blue/red singlets and head gear.
Contact person: Angie Spann 272-5912, Jody Lynne Bassett 548-7650
2013 Casey Uhlich Memorial Tournament
Freestyle / Greco
Friday April 5th and Saturday April 6th
Location: Douglas High School
ALL REGISTRATIONS AND PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE ONLINE AT www.trackwrestling.com USAW card must be present at registration. Registrations will close Thursday, April 4th at 8pm.
Weigh-Ins: Wrestlers will need to weigh in at their home site in the presence of the Club President and an Official who will both sign off on weights. Weights need to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Thursday April 4th by 8:00 pm.
Awards: Greco – Medals for 1st-5th
Freestyle – Trophies for 1st, Medals for 2nd-5th
Schedule: Greco – Friday April 5th starting at 6:00 pm-completion for Bantam-Cadets. Mandatory check in, skin check, and fingernail check from 5:00-5:20 pm.
Freestyle – Peewee and Bantam 9:00 am-Completion. Mandatory check in, skin check, and fingernail check from 8:00-8:20 am.
Intermediate-Cadets 12:00pm-Completion. Mandatory check in, skin check, and fingernail check from 11:00-11:20 am.
If you are not present during check in time, you will be eliminated from the bracket
Cost: $15 per style
Brackets: We will try to do 5 and 6 man round robin
2013 WORLAND WRESTLING TOURNAMENT
Worland High School
801 South 17th
FREESTYLE: Saturday April 6th, 2013. WEIGH-INS 7:00 am-8:30 am. WRESTLING TO BEGIN AT 9:30 am!!
Entry Fee: $15.00 per wrestler. Walk-in Registration only.
Eligibility: All participants much have a current USA competitor’s card. Coaches and officials must have a current USA card.
Age Divisions: Ages 6 and under through Cadet.
Awards: Medals for 1st-3rd. Ribbons for 4th-6th. Participant ribbon for those not placing.
**ALL WRESTLERS MUST WEAR BLUE/RED SINGLETS AND HEAD GEAR**
Concessions: Available all day Saturday.
MAT AND PAIRING OFFICIALS NEEDED-PLEASE BRING THEM!
Additional information: Please call or text KERISTYN CARRELL 307-431-1479 or call DAYLEN CARRELL 307-431-1865.
Wyoming Middle School National Team Web Page
This year our middle school team will be traveling to Des Moines, Iowa to participate in the AAU Lee Pamulak Middle School National Duals. The wrestlers will also be given the opportunity to wrestle in the Yellowstone National Middle School Duals in Cody, Wyoming.
For the most up to date information about the Middle School team and the trips they will be taking please visit the team web page: http://msteam.wawawrestling.org/
To order extra equipment please go to: http://www.
On March 2nd W.A.W.A. hosted the qualifying tournament in Douglas, WY. Below you will find the team rosters.
|Gold Team||Weight||Silver Team|
|Wyatt Guty||75||Kadin Matthews|
|Liam Shannon||80||Joseph Taylor|
|Trevor Ryan||85||Dennon Parks|
|Reese Karst||90||Saige Synan|
|Trevor Jeffries||95||Palmer Schafer|
|Ben Elmlinger||100||William Atnip|
|Nathan Gifford||105||Gage Byers|
|Cole Reiner||110||Carsen Wagstaff|
|Rowdy Cranston||115||Gabe Atwell|
|Brandon Claye||120||Teno Trujillo|
|Seth Green||125||Gage Bennett|
|Tyger Rodriguez||130||Matthew Moseman|
|Todd Walker||135||Dylan Jaure|
|Dryden Menck||140||Ethan Richins|
|Carless Looney||145||Brett Wassberg|
|Tanner Verplancke||152||Ty Dearcorn|
|Carsen Canfield||160||Daniel Slack|
|Jordan Tucker||171||Wyatt Atkinson|
|Garrett Baugus||189||Tucker Allison|
|Trytyn Mussard||250||Dayton LeBlanc|
The coaches for this years teams are listed below:
|Jim Verplancke||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Buffalo|
|Jerry Looney||USA Wrestling Silver Level Coach||Laramie|
|Robert Guty||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Cody|
|Joe Reiner||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Buffalo|
|Richard Atnip||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Lander|
|Teno Trujillo||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Rock Springs|
|Monty Jaure||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Bar Nunn|
|Kent Cranston||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Moorcroft|
|Billy Mathews||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Douglas|
|Zachary Mason||USA Wrestling Bronze Level Coach||Cheyenne|
From Jim Verplancke:
Below is the link to the All American Wrestling Supply page with our team gear on it.
I have ordered a blue and a red singlet, the 2 shirts, and a pair of mesh shorts for each wrestler as well as coaches shirts to be shipped to me and I will bring them to Cheyenne.
If you want to order extra gear at your expense, they will ship those item directly to you.
Sunday, March 24th at Kelly Walsh High School
3500 E. 12th, Casper Wyoming
ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED http://www.trackwrestling.com/tw/registration
Deadline for registration is 10 PM, Thursday, March 21, 2013. Online fee is $15. Fee must be paid with a credit card at the time of registration. NO ONSITE REGISTRATION.
Ages: 6&U (Peewee); 7-8 (Bantam); 9-10 (Intermediate)
11-12 (Novice); 13-14 (Schoolboy/girl); 15-16 (Cadet); HS (Jr.)
Thursday, March 21 6-8 pm SATELLITE WEIGH-INS ONLY: Must be conducted by a current licensed USWOA mat or pairing official or USAW licensed coach and must be emailed by 10 pm, Thursday, March 21st to email@example.com. Head official may re-weigh any wrestler. For questions contact Don Tolin (307) 258-0117. No onsite weigh ins.
Sunday, March 24
7 am–7:20 am Check in, finger nail and skin check: Peewee, Bantam and Intermediate age divisions. All athletes MUST have their USAW card in hand at check in.
approx. 8 am Wrestling: Peewee, Bantam and Intermediate
12 pm– 12:20 pm Check in, finger nail and skin check: Novice, Schoolboy/girl, Cadet and Junior age divisions. All athletes MUST have their USAW card in hand at check in.
approx. 1 pm Wrestling: Novice, Schoolboy/girl, Cadet and Junior
SANCTION: This tournament is sanctioned by USA Wrestling (USAW) and Wyoming Amateur Wrestling Association (WAWA) and a current USA Wrestling card will be required.
HEADGEAR & SINGLETS: Headgear and one red & one blue singlet (or reversible) required (NO ANKLE BANDS will be used, athletes must be in correct color of singlet for each match).
COACHES: Only coaches with a current USAW license will receive a coaching wrist band to coach at mat side.
OFFICIALS: Each club is required to comply with WAWA guidelines for mat and pairing officials.
AWARDS: Medals will be awarded at mat side for 1st, 2nd & 3rd, ribbons for 4th, 5th & 6th. Trophies for fastest pin in each age group will be awarded. Team trophies for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. HUGE TEAM TROPHIES so bring your mat and pairing officials. Only teams meeting WAWA criteria for number of mat and pairing officials will be eligible for team awards. Matt Yeager Memorial Award for outstanding mat official and SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD will be awarded at conclusion of wrestling.
ENTRY FEE: $15 entry fee. Must be paid by credit card at the time of online registration. No refunds.
ADMISSION: $2 admission fee for non-participants 6 & older and adults or $5 admission fee per family.
INFORMATION: For questions call Vickie Tolin (307) 258-7569 or Kevin Dillon (307) 267-0274
Concessions and Smoothie stand will be available. Specialty baskets & 50/50 raffle tickets for sale.
Dave Bartlett, firstname.lastname@example.org, 307.632.7679
CONTESTANTS NEED NOT QUALIFY BUT MUST BE A WYOMING RESIDENT AND BE PREREGISTERED. THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE REGISTRATION AT THE TOURNAMENT.
WEIGH-INS: One weigh-in for those wrestling two or more styles. Athletes must actively compete in the each style in order to not weigh-in for the following styles.
Day Pass $5 per person — Tournament Pass $10 per person — No Charge for age 8 or under
Only 2 coaches with proper credentials per wrestler at mat side. A Photographer with the proper credentials will be considered as one of the coaches at mat side.
|# OF ATHLETES||NUMBER OF FLOOR PASSES|
|1 – 24||1 pass for every certified WAWA Coach but no more than 5|
|25 & more||1 pass for every certified WAWA Coach, 5 plus 1 add’l pass for every 5 athletes after|
CERTIFIED WAWA COACH:
1. Current USA Wrestling Coach Card
2. Copper or higher Coaching Certification and
3. WAWA Current Rules Clinic Card
THERE WILL BE NO COACH’S CARDS SOLD AT STATE TOURNAMENT. PLEASE NOTE: A list of team coaches must be sent to Kenny Osbourne’s email address, email@example.com. If a club fails to send the list, coach bands will be distributed for that club on a first come, first serve basis. TO RECEIVE A COACH WRIST BAND, ALL 3 PROPER CREDENTIALS MUST BE PRESENTED AT THE TOURNAMENT. NO EXCEPTIONS
The rules of F.I.L.A. with current USA and WAWA Wrestling modifications where applicable, will govern the event and the competition.
It is strongly encouraged that all athletes have both a predominately red and a predominately blue singlet for Folkstyle competition and is required for Freestyle and Greco-Roman competition. Laces must be secured by tape or other means. Head gear required.
In the event of injury or illness, no contestant will be permitted to continue the competition without approval of the Chief Medical Officer, whose decision is final and not subject to appeal.
WAWA will follow National and Regional guidelines for pairing. Trackwrestling will be used.
Two divisions will be awarded, larger clubs and smaller clubs, this will be determined by the Registration Chairman and the Pairing Director at the time of the tournament. WAWA State Team Awards for 1st and 2nd place will be awarded for each style. 1st place will be awarded in Female Freestyle. Team scoring structure: each club must turn in an officials list with the appropriate number and names of Mat and Pairing Officials to the state Pairing Director or designee within 30 minutes after weigh-ins close for each style. No Exceptions! Once the roster has been submitted it may not be changed. Pairing and Mat Officials must attend the State Clinic at the tournament to qualify for team points. Number of required officials for team awards are as follows: 5 to14 wrestlers – 1 mat official and 1 pairing official; 15 to 24 wrestlers – 2 mat officials and 2 pairing officials; 25 to 34 wrestlers – 3 mat officials and 3 pairing officials; 35 to 44 wrestlers – 4 mat officials and 3 pairing officials; 45 to 54 wrestlers – 5 mat officials and 4 pairing officials; 55 to 64 wrestlers – 6 mat officials and 5 pairing officials. For additional calculations for each ten additional wrestlers the officials will increase by one respectfully.
Medals will be given to the top six (6) place winners in each weight class and all styles.
THE TOURNAMENTS (not the female only tournament) WILL QUALIFY THE ATHLETES FOR:
WESTERN REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
KIDS DIRECTOR: Jim Verplancke, firstname.lastname@example.org 307.272.6790
THE TOURNAMENTS (not the female only tournament) MAY QUALIFY THE ATHLETES FOR:
CADET NATIONAL TEAM
FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA
CADET DIRECTOR: ZAC HELGESON, Greco4000@gmail.com, 307.359.3308
HOTELS & MOTELS INFORMATION
Ramada Plaza Riverside Includes breakfast
300 W “F” Street $75/night
Casper, WY 307 235-2531
Super 8 Free breakfast bar
CY & Wyoming Blvd $74/night
3838 CY Avenue block released 4/3
Casper, WY 307 266-3480
Super 8 Free breakfast bar
I-25 & Wyoming Blvd $79/night
269 Miracle block released 4/3
Evansville, WY 307 237-8100
Days Inn Breakfast bar
I-25 & Center $74/night
301 E “E” Street block released 4/3
Casper, WY Block 307 234-1159
Sleep Inn & Suites Continental breakfast
I-25 & Hat Six Road $75/night
Evansville, WY 307 235-3100