The KWOA Spring Classic will be held this Saturday March 11 at Central Hardin HS in Elizabethtown, KY (1 hour north of Bowling Green, KY).
I have posted the flyer below and please contact with any questions. We will also have a girls division as well. We have had good numbers from TN in the past and would like to continue to get good numbers from TN.
Garrett Pikul, Tournament Director
6th Annual Julian G. Finley Memorial (KWOA Spring Classic)
Sponsored by Kentucky Wrestling Officials Association (KWOA)
March 11, 2017
Central Hardin High School
3040 Leitchfield Rd.
Cecilia, KY 42724-9619
Divisions and Weight Classes:
Pee-wee: (Born 2011-2012) Weight Classes: 35, 40, 45, 55, 65, 75, 85 (10 lbs. maximum difference)
Bantam: (Born 2009-2010) Weight Classes: 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75 + (15 lbs. maximum difference)
Intermediate: (Born 2007-2008) Weight Classes: 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 87, 95, 103, 112, 120, 120 + (20 lbs. maximum difference)
Novice: (Born 2005-2006) Weight Classes: 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 130, 140, 140 + (25 lbs. maximum difference)
Schoolboy: (Born 2003-2004) Weight Classes: 70, 77, 84, 91, 98, 105, 112, 120, 128, 136, 144, 152, 160, 175, 190, 210, 265
Cadet: (Born 2001-2002) Weight Classes: 88, 94, 100, 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285
Junior: (Born 09/01/1997 & after, plus enrolled in grades 9-12) Weight Classes: 100, 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285
Format: Double Elimination brackets for each weight-class. Brackets with 6 or less wrestlers will use a Round-Robin format. Size of each bracket will be determined by the number of wrestlers entered per weight-class. Weight Classes may be combined to ensure wrestlers get the maximum amount of matches. Bout Length: 1-1-1(Pee-wee-Intermediate), 1:30-1:30-1:30 (Novice & Schoolboys), 2-2-2 (Cadets & Juniors), NFHS Overtime Rules
Awards: Medals will be given to the Top 3 Placers in each weight class. Participation Ribbons will be given to all Pee-wee through Novice wrestlers as well.
Registration: IT IS REQUIRED THAT ALL ARE WRESTLERS PRE-REGISTERED FOR THIS TOURNAMENT ON TRACKWRESTLING (unapproved website). Pre-registration will be done at remote weigh-in sites. Information on how to Pre-register can be found on the KWOA website (www.kyofficials.com).
Remote Weigh-Ins: We are REQUIRING clubs & coaches host remote weigh-ins sites for the tournament. If you plan on hosting a site, please contact Garrett Pikul ASAP. Wrestlers who weigh-in at a remote weigh-in site must pre-registered on Trackwrestling. Remote weigh-in sites will be posted on the KWOA website & Kentuckywrestling.com as soon as they become available.
Entry Fee: $20 per wrestler. Wrestlers will pay on-site with cash or money order (made payable to KWOA) will be accepted, NO PERSONAL CHECKS
*ALL WRESTLERS MUST HAVE A USA WRESTLING CARD IN ORDER TO PARTICPATE. USA Wrestling cards will be sold on site the morning of the tournament from 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. Cards can be purchased for $15.00 for a Limited Folkstyle Card or the full competition card the morning of the tournament. Wrestlers who purchased League Cards for the 2016-2017 Kentucky Elementary & Middle School season will also be able to participate in all Folkstyle spring / summer Tournaments in Kentucky. USA Wrestling Cards can also be purchased online at www.themat.com for Limited Folkstyle ($15) or full competition card (National) good in all states is $40.00.
All wrestlers must have USAW wrestling card with card #.
* All wrestlers must check in, present their current USA Wrestling Card, and pay their entry fee the morning of the tournament.
OUT OF STATE WRESTLERS ARE WELCOME
Weigh-Ins: The only on-site weigh-in will be from 6:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. on Friday March 10.
*THERE WILL BE NO WEIGH-INS THE MORNING OF THE TOURNAMENT. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
Coaches may challenge a wrestler’s weight 1 hour prior to the start of the wrestler for that age division. Coaches wishing to challenge a wrestler’s weight must notify the Head Pairer & Tournament Director immediately.
Admission: $5 Adults & $10.00 Cooler Fee
* A concession stand will be available throughout the day for wrestlers & spectators.
Check-In: ALL WRESTLERS NEED TO CHECK-IN AT THE FOLLOWING TIMES:
PEE-WEE-NOVICE: 9:00 A.M.
SCHOOLBOYS: 11:00 A.M.
CADET & JUNIOR: 12:30 P.M.
WRESTLING WILL BEGIN AT:
10:00 A.M. FOR PEE-WEE-NOVICE
12:00 P.M. FOR SCHOOLBOYS
1:30 P.M. FOR CADETS & JUNIORS
Wrestling will begin for each age division as brackets become available & posted. Brackets can also be found on Trackwrestling
Questions?: Contact Garrett Pikul (KWOA Tournament Director)