GET ON THE MARYLAND NATIONAL TEAM AND “WIN IN INDY”-2016
The Maryland State Wrestling Association (MSWA) will sponsor the 2016 Maryland Schoolboy National Freestyle & Greco-Roman Team (born 2002-2003 only). They will compete at the USA Wrestling Schoolboy National Duals in Indianapolis, Indiana, June 8-12, 2016.
Wrestlers must be willing to try a whole new exciting experience and work hard towards it, and at the same time, have fun along the way. In order to be on the team, all are required to attend the events below and significant financial assistance will be received by fulfilling the following requirements ($200 deposit and paperwork due April 23-registration/payment link to follow soon):
- attend Mount Saint Joseph Clinic on April 23 (wrestle offs to help select team-must register and pay by Wednesday April 20th, 1159pm-click link for details and to register)
- participate in 2 Path to Fargo events (or 1 Path event and Northeast Regionals)
- participate in FS/GR States May 15 (balance due)
- participate in following training camps at University of Maryland on May 21-22, Mount Saint Joseph HS May 28-29, and at Bowerhouse Academy Jun 4-5
- must travel with team to and from the National Championships in Indianapolis June 8-12
Please contact Coach Rick Couch for more details, 443-324-7004 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Although wrestle offs will take place, coaches reserve the right to select where wrestlers compete for Maryland National Team.
By participating and committing to the events above, wrestlers will earn cost reduction off of the trip.
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SCHOOLBOY DUALS ORDER FORM AND $200 DEPOSIT-due April 23 at MSJ Path to Fargo Clinic
Travel on Southwest (may have extra tickets for parents…please inquire…also we have set aside hotel rooms, please inquire as well to reserve through us)
Approximate total cost is $600; historically, the financial assistance award has covered roughly half of the trip.
Date Flight # City Pair Time Stops
8-Jun-2016 902 BWI/IND 950A-1130A Nonstop
12-Jun-2016 5579 IND/MDW 830P-830P Nonstop
12-Jun-2016 144 MDW/BWI 945P-1225A Nonstop
Every year the team is trying to beat 2011′s 8th place finish in Greco (photo below). The team that year, includes 4 future NCAA Division I wrestlers and some excellent accomplishments and achievements! This event is really the start to bigger and better things.
Division I Wrestlers:
Cameron Harrell-UVA-3xMD State Champ, Fargo AA
Charlie Perella-Lock Haven-3xMD State Champ
Hunter Ritter-Wisconsin-3xMD State Champ, Fargo Champ
Michael Smith-USNA-MD State Champ, Fargo AA
Other College Commits:
Zach Dwyer-York College-Multiple MD State Placer
Nat Brown-Wheeling Jesuit-MD State Placer
Chris Almony-Millersville-MD State Champ, 2x Fargo AA
Joe Thomas-2x State Champ, 3xFargo AA
Michael Doetsch-2xMD State Finalist-committed to University of Maryland
Derek Wilson-3x PA State Qualifier-1x PA State Placer (4th)-committed to Bloomsburg University
Quinn Devaney-MD State Champ-committed to University of Maryland
Cameron Watts-MD State Placer
Plevon Pryor-MD State Placer (3rd, 2nd)
CJ Allen-Schoolboy Duals All American, MD State Placer (6th)