ACTIVITY RULES

WRESTLING (Boys & Girls)

A. Rules. National Federation of State High School Association Rules will govern all wrestling matches.

B. Exceptions to Rules:

1. A match will consist of three rounds. Rounds being (1, 1, 1) or (1, 2, 2) in duration.

2. This will be at the discretion of the host school and not to exceed the rulebook.

C. Classifications

1. Wrestlers will compete in the following weight divisions: 70, 77, 84, 91, 98, 105, 110, 114, 118, 122, 126, 132, 140, 148, 160, 174, 210, 275

2. For dual meets, Varsity Squad will consist of one wrestler per weight class, chosen by ability.

3. For dual meets, Junior Varsity Squad will have unlimited entry per weight class chosen by ability.

4. Wrestlers may only participate on one level, JV or Varsity, per tournament.

Varsity and J.V. Tournaments will consist of wrestlers according to their ability, not grade level.

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D. Weigh-In

1. Weigh-ins will be held the day of competition for J.V at the individual home schools.

2. Varsity weigh-ins will be held at the discretion of the host school.

3. When possible, both genders ( boys/girls) will be able to weigh in when their weight class is called.

E. Participation Limitation

1. Wrestling will be a no-cut sport. Varsity and J.V. wrestlers will be determined by intra-squad matches according to their ability, not grade level. **8th grade JV wrestlers will be presented at the seeding meeting for approval by the other tournament coaches.

2. An individual must have at least forty-five minutes rest between matches. Exceptions must be approved by

the wrestling officials in accordance to rulebook.

F. Officials - Because of the potential for injury, all matches will be reffed by certified officials.

G. Equipment - Required equipment will be in accordance to the rulebook.

Last Modified on November 27, 2012
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