MSWA Future Champions 2017!

The MSWA is proud to present the 2016-17 Future Champions Series, events hosted across the state of Maryland for beginner and experienced wrestlers.

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Wrestlers generally have 1-3 years under their belt and are grouped together with 4 closet in weight.  Each will receive an attractive medal!

All information can be located HERE

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MSWA Youth Matches to be Featured at College Tri at AU!

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approximately 11:45am after Campbell vs Clarion Dual

  • Bri Csontos (VA) vs Shaina Murray (NJ)
  • 122ish-Andrew Guttentag (B&O Outlaws) vs Esteban Matiella (Bandits)
  • 88ish-Isaac Guttentag (B&O Outlaws) vs Duncan Christensen (Bandits)
  • Tifanni McNelis (PA) vs Lisa McChesney (Northeast)

approximately 1:45pm after Campbell vs. AU Dual

  • 77ish-Coleman Nogle (B&O Outlaws) vs Mekhi Neal (Rampage)
  • 88ish-Grayson Wendel (B&O Outlaws) vs Sean Coughlin (Bandits)
  • Heidi Richardson (Mt Airy) vs Ryan Ropella (VA)

 

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LETTER FROM MARYLAND WOMEN’S DIRECTOR

It is an exciting time to be a female athlete in Maryland with inspirational Helen Maroulis (Rockville, MD) who just won an Olympic Gold Medal to go with her 2015 World Gold Medal.  We kick off 2016-17 season with a free clinic and free entry into tournament on November 12 at Northeast HS (Pasadena, MD)freegirlsclinicThe MSWA is in the third full season of organized women’s wrestling lead by Maryland Women’s Director Jani Palmer.  Our girls membership grew by 56% last year!  There are plenty of opportunities for girls to gain experience, training, competition, and funding toward national events.

Please read Jani’s LETTER HERE

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HELEN AND KYLE COMING TO MARYLAND-OCT 1!

HELEN AND KYLE COMING BACK TO MARYLAND-OCTOBER 1st!

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On October 1st, the MSWA presents its 4th annual Coaches Clinic featuring Olympic Gold Medalists from Maryland, Helen Maroulis and Kyle Snyder at 4pm (HS kids and under free to attend the 4pm session but must register).

Clinic will also feature Virginia Tech Head Coach Kevin Dresser and Brown University Head Coach and Maryland’s own Todd Beckerman; plus Brad Howell, Rohan Murphy, Ronnie Wuest, and Gene Zannetti!

Coaches who attend the clinic will receive free gifts from vendor sponsors including Cliff Keen, WIN Magazine, MyHouse Apparel and MORE!

An awards banquet will conclude the clinic and will honor the Maryland All Americans, Triple Crown Winners, Eareckson Award Recipient Alan Meltzer, plus Helen and Kyle and the 4 Olympic wrestlers in Maryland Kerry Mccoy, Rob Eiter, Lloyd Keaser, and Ernie Fischer.

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1972 Ford Mustang Sprint Edition Classic Muscle Car will be on hand for photo ops thanks to Rusty Smith

More info HERE

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Path to Fargo Season #8 is here!

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DON’T MISS SEASON #8 of the MSWA’s Path to Fargo Program.  Be inspired by two Maryland wrestlers, Helen Maroulis and Kyle Snyder, who took the Path to Fargo and later became WORLD FREESTYLE CHAMPIONS!

This is a World Class Training Program with World Class Olympic Style instruction led by Olympians, top college, high school, and club coaches, preparing and developing athletes for National Level Competitions.

TIMELINE (for more detailed timeline, please visit HERE)

HOW TO MAKE TEAM & EARN COST REDUCTION CLICK HERE

LEADERBOARD HERE

PHASE I-Path to Fargo events between April 9 and May 15 are 4 Tournaments and 4 Clinics available to all ages, skills, and wrestlers from anywhere, while the Maryland Freestyle and Greco State Championships (Sunday May 15-moved from May 14) is only open to Maryland and DC Residents.  Qualify at States to participate in the exclusive National Team events below and earn cost reduction off of trip balance by participating in the Path to Fargo

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PHASE II-Camp Preparation between May 21 to June 5 help prepare wrestlers for team competitions, including Schoolboy Duals, Cadet Duals, and East Coast Duals.

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PHASE III-Fargo Training between June 16 and July 12 is only available to wrestlers attending Fargo or the Kids Nationals.

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PHASE IV-COMPETE!

USA WRESTLING KIDS NATIONALS DELLS, WI-July 6-8

USA WRESTLING CADET AND JUNIOR NATIONALS-FARGO, ND-July 15-24

 

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MSWA Inclement Weather Policy-ALL UPDATES

If extreme winter conditions happen to affect the travel to an MSWA event, we will make a decision as to either continue the event as planned, delay the start of the event, or postpone/cancel the event.

Our decision will not only be based on road conditions and forecasts, but also the hosting school’s snow policy.  At least 12 hour notice from the start of the event will be provided.

All updates will be on our website, facebook, twitter, and e-mail blasts from registration list and our mass e-mail marketing campaign.

We want everyone to be safe while traveling to and from our events. We do not wish to put anyone’s lives in jeopardy.

UPCOMING EVENT STATUS

POSTPONED -Mount Saint Joseph HS Champions State Qualifier is moved to SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6 2015.

POSTPONED -Aberdeen HS Champions State Qualifier is moved to SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7 2015.

Registration for both events has been extended through Feb 4th 8pm

CANCELED-Jan 30 McDonogh Future Champions due to snow and rescheduling of events at the school

CANCELED-Jan 31 Landon Future Champions due to snow and rescheduling of events at the school

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CALLING ALL FEMALE ATHLETES

The MSWA recently named Jani Palmer the Women’s Wrestling Director for the state of Maryland.  Jani brings an undeniable enthusiasm as well as passion to grow the sport of wrestling for existing female wrestlers and female athletes who want to try themselves in the greatest sport on earth.

Jani (Jay-nee) comes to us from a Judo background and has traveled in the last 6 months to Fargo, ND for the USA Wrestling Girls Nationals, attending the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO for Coaches Education as well as Florida for the NWCA’s first Coaches Education for Women athletes.

Jani has come back to Maryland on a mission and has organized free practices at 2 pm every Sunday at Bowerhouse, 7311 Grove Rd, suite D, Frederick MD, and is open to all ages and experience levels.  US National Team Coach Willie Madison, Maryland HS State Qualifier Monica Hovermale, 4xFargo National Champion Nicole Woody, 2xOlympian Kerry McCoy, and many more will be special guest clinicians for the ladies.

She is also in the process of putting together women’s dual teams as well as creating new events in the state of Maryland for women.

NEW LOCATION FOR GIRLS-AMERICAN UNIVERSITY-WEDNESDAY AT 630pm

UPCOMING SCHEDULE

  • Wed Jan 13th, 630pm at American University (Bender Arena)
  • Sun Jan 17th, 2pm at Bowerhouse Academy (Frederick)
  • Wed Jan 20th, 630pm at American University
  • Sun Jan 24th, 2pm at American University-no Bowerhouse
  • Wed Jan 27th, 630pm at American University
  • Sun Jan 31st-Ferrum College Tournament (Virginia); NO BOWERHOUSE PRACTICE; Go to American University instead 3pm

Please contact Jani Palmer if you are interested in learning more about opportunities for female athletes or to assist in Jani’s mission: 202-302-2724 or judojani@yahoo.com

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2015 MARYLAND NATIONAL TEAM – FARGO ND

Watch all the results on trackwrestling.com July 18-25

CADETS 99-00
Daniel Bertoni, Jr
Evan Wilson Bliden
Aaron Marquel Brooks
Aryemis Christian Brown
Rick Andrew Couch, Jr
Travis Paul Crawford
Brady Alan Gilliland-Daniel
Mahmoud Nagy Elansary
Seth Herbert Fillers IV
Nathan Philip Gainey
Justin E Henry
Jason Earl Kraisser
Ethan Scott Krause
Logan Thomas McKoy
Joshua Timothy Paige
Jorden Cobb Pryor
Matthew Corydan Richardson
King Carlos Xavier Sandoval
Cornelius M Schuster
Andrew Lewis Shiman
Nolan Michael Smith
Brian A Stuart
Dale Robert Tiongson
Alexander N Wasilewski
Zachary Alan Wasilewski
Caleb M Wilson
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JUNIORS 9/1/95 to 1998
Yasin Mansur Abdul-Malik
Alexander Christopher Brown
Cameron James Butler
Matthew Joseph Claxton
Edgar Jose Cruz
Chase Alexander DeMaille
Michael James Doetsch
John David Fitzpatrick
Ryan Lee Friedman
Henry Michael Gregory
Sean Kelly Guthier
Paul Robert Hutton
Devin Jacob Hyman
Austin Davis Kraisser
Kahlan Michael Lee Lermer
Blake Douglas Matthews
Dakota Wayne Matthews
Brandon Langmia Ngati
Shawn Michael Orem
Daniel Clark Planta
Jonathan Tyler Proctor
Lewis Bethany Riggs
Philippe Michault Sanchez
Joseph Eldon Scott
Jaron Grant Smith
Joseph Jay Thomas
Cody John Trybus
Kyle Andrew Trybus
Andrew Donald Wade
Logan Trent Wilson
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WOMEN’S TEAM
LeAnn Nicole Bartholomew
Clarise Angelina Palmer
Carson Aurora Purcell
Kiana Marie Deschamps
Catherine Rafaelevna Ekimian
Aidan Alice-Mae Coughlin
Anaudia Simone Holland
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2015 MSWA EAST COAST DUALS – JUNE 6-7

Times -

Friday setup 4-7pm

Friday Weigh-ins 4-7pm

Saturday Weigh-ins 7:30-8:30aM

Saturday Wrestling (approx) 8:30am-6:30pm

Sunday Weigh-ins 7:30-8:30am

Sunday Wrestling (approx) 8:30am-6:30pm

Location -

Northeast High School Anne Arundel, 1121 Duvall Highway, Pasadena, MD 21122
Weight Classes – 100, 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285
Md ECD Coordinator: Cliff Kraisser
Invited teams: CT DE FL IL IN ME MD NJ NY NC OH PA SC VA
Cost for Md wrestlers: $0.00

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STATE FREESTYLE AND GRECO TOURNAMENT – SUNDAY MAY 17th

The 2015 Md State Freestyle and Greco Championships, open to all Maryland wrestlers, will be held Sunday, May 17th

Location: The McDonogh School in Owings Mills, Md

Top 3 placers in men’s FS qualify for financial assistance for Fargo Nationals if PATH requirements have been met. $20,000 from the MSWA will be split up amongst those qualified. In addition the Greg Warren benefit Comedy show will provide additional assistance. Click here for comedy show details and registration. OPEN TO ALL WRESTLING FANS OF ANY AGE!!!!

for all State Tournament details click links below:

Click for flyer and registration

Click for all required forms

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