To support, promote and raise the level of competition in youth folk style wrestling by providing a series of well-organized tournaments where endurance and skill determine who prevails.
Don't forget to mark your calender for 2018.
NYWA State Tournament April 5-8, 2018
Looking for photos from the State and Invite tournament ~ view "Shot In The Dark" gallery on their website.
Need some more wrestling ~ check out these great camps offered by the University of MN Gophers!
Individual State Final Results:
Congratulations to Landon Rinke ~ OW from Border West
Congratulations to Caleb Fronning ~ OW from Fergus Falls
Congratulations to Conlan Carlson ~ OW from Willmar
Congratulations to Seth Newby ~ OW from Bemidji
Congratulations to Gabe Nagel - OW from Little Falls
K-6 Team Brackets * Pools 1-4 * Pools 5-8
Congratulations to Marshall/Lakeview/RTR for winning the Paul Wolf Sportsmanship Award!
Congratulations to Wayzata ~ K-6 State Team Champions
Congratulations to K-6 Coach of the Year ~ Andrew Hackenmiller from Albert Lea
Congratulations to K-6 Team OW ~ Derrick McMillian from Albert Lea
Results for K-6 team regions (click on the region below):
INDIVIDUAL SPECIAL AWARDS
2016 Outstanding Wrestlers
OW for 7/8 ~ Riley Stoltz (Faribault at 115 lbs)
OW for 5/6 ~ Anthony Moe-Tucker (Kasson-Mantorville at 215 lbs)
OW for 3/4 ~ Will Sather (Eden Prairie at 155 lbs)
OW for 1/2 ~ Jaxon Bartkowicz (Holdingford at 80 lbs)
OW for K ~ Lincoln Robideau (Bold at 55 lbs)
TEAM SPECIAL AWARDS
2016 OW's, Coaches of the Year and Team Sportsmanship:
7/8 Team Coaches of the Year ~ Kane Kline, Steve Thompson & Mathew Petersen
7/8 Team Sportsmanship Award~ Faribault
7/8 Outstanding Wrestler ~ Mitchell Petersen (Byron)
K-6 Team Coach of the Year ~ Aaron Hempl (ANML)
K-6 Team Sportsmanship Award ~ MAHACA
K-6 Outstanding Wrestler ~ Donavon Felten (GMLOKS)