Northland Youth Wrestling Association

Minnesota’s Premier Wrestling Association

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.

2020 Schedule of Events

MN State High School Wrestling: Feb. 27-29
NYWA Districts: March 6-8 and March 13-15
NCAA'S: March 19-21
NYWA Regions: March 27-28 (team dates will vary)
NYWA State: April 2-5
Easter Sunday: April 12

NYWA Memberships can be renewed/purchased now for the 2019-20 wrestling season.  Click here to print off the membership form to mail in.

NEW FOR 2020: If a membership is purchased AFTER the district your wrestler qualifies at, the will NOT be able to advance to regions. The memberships MUST BE PURCHASED PRIOR TO DISTRICTS! 

2019 7-8 Team OW and Coach of the Year:

OW - Derrick McMillian (Albert Lea) 
Coach of the Year: Zach Glazier (Albert Lea)

2019 7-8 OW:

Max McEnelly (Waconia)

2019 5-6 OW:

Caley Graber (Northfield)




NYWA Special Awards from State

INDIVIDUAL SPECIAL AWARDS
2017 Outstanding Wrestlers
OW for 7/8 ~ Gabe Nagel (Little Falls)
OW for 5/6 ~ Seth Newby (Bemidji)
OW for 3/4 ~ Conlan Carlson (Willmar)
OW for 1/2 ~ Caleb Fronning (Fergus Falls)
OW for K ~ Landon Rinke (Border West)
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
OW's, Coaches of the Year and Team Sportsmanship:
2017
7/8 Team Coach of the Year ~ Tim Mlsna (STMA)
7/8 Team Sportsmanship Award ~ Kasson/Mantorville
7/8 Outstanding Wrestler ~ Maxwell Petersen (Byron)
K-6 Team Coach of the Year ~Andrew Hackenmiller (Albert Lea)
K-6 Team Sportsmanship Award ~ Marshall/Lakeview/RTR
K-6 Outstanding Wrestler ~ Derrick McMillian (Albert Lea)
2016
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)