2017 SERIES FLYER HERE
Due to the inclement weather, two of the MSWA State Qualifiers were postponed twice last year. Please check back here for weather related updated in 2017.
***Note regarding MSWA Future Champion wrestlers, once a wrestler qualifies for the MSWA Champions State Tournament, wrestlers are no longer eligible to compete in the MSWA Future Champion Series (which is designed for beginner/experienced wrestlers only). Wrestlers are considered advanced once they qualify for the MSWA Champions State Tournament.
8U — Born 2008-2010: 45-50-55-60-65-70-85
10U — Born 2006 & 2007: 55-60-65-70-75-80-85-90-97-105-135
12U — Born 2004 & 2005: 65-70-75-80-85-90-95-100-110-115-122-155
14U — Born 2002 & 2003: 75-80-85-90-95-100-105-110-115-122-130-145-165-180-235
*Age is as of December 31, 2016 (no high school students)
NOTE: If a wrestler does not qualify or just not ready for the state championships, try out the MSWA Future Champion Series
Sunday, 8 January 2017
Leonardtown High School:
Saturday, 14 January 2017
Urbana High School:
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Aberdeen High School:
Saturday, 28 January 2017
Mount Saint Joseph High School:
Saturday, 4 February 2017 (moved from Feb 5)
The entry fee for all qualifiers is $35.00 and the deadline to register is 5pm one full day before the tournament-SORRY NO WALK-INS
A USAW Membership is required for all events
There will not be any satellite, night before or weight changes. If you do not make weight, you must attend another qualifier.
8u & 10u weigh-ins are 7:30am – 8:30am; wrestling will start at approximately 9:30am
12u & 14u weigh-ins are 11am – 12pm; wrestling will start at approximately 1:00pm
***Wrestlers must complete their bracket to qualify for the State Tournament. Wrestlers that are injured during a finals match and are unable to continue may still qualify depending on their placement. Will be a director decision.
The MSWA Age-Wt State Championships- FLYER HERE
NORTH COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL 10 E 1st Ave, Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Saturday, February 11th & Sunday, February 12th
inclement weather dates Feb 25-26
Saturday, February 11th – 10U & 12U will compete. Weigh-ins 7 – 8am-NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCE-there is only a 5 week difference between the first qualifier and the State Championships. If weight is an issue to hold between that period, MOVE UP. We do not condone weight cutting as it is unhealthy for the body, unhealthy for the sport, and only hurts the kids. BE SMART.
Sunday, February 12th – 8U & 14U will compete. Weigh-ins 7 – 8am-NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCE-there is only a 5 week difference between the first qualifier and the State Championships. If weight is an issue to hold between that period, MOVE UP. We do not condone weight cutting as it is unhealthy for the body, unhealthy for the sport, and only hurts the kids. BE SMART.
All coaches must have a USAW Coach’s Card to be on the mat during matches.
USAW Coaches will receive free admission to the State Tournament-to obtain, please visit www.usawmembership.com
Wrestlers that QUALIFY for the State Tournament will be able pay on-site the $35 advancement fee, otherwise must REGISTER ONLINE CLICK HERE