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Western States Championships

Western States Championships: June 17-20 at The Holt Arena

Don't miss out on one of the biggest and best events around!! Championship singlets for the winners in Folkstyle, bags for the winners in Freestyle and hats for the winners in Greco, Triple Crown awards (must have more than 4 in each bracket to be eligible for Triple Crown), Outstanding Wrestler in each division and much more!! Headgear is required for all 14U wrestlers and younger.

Host Hotels

Host Hotel: Best Western 1415 Bench Road, Pocatello, Idaho

To book your room please call the hotel directly at 208-237-7650 and mention you are with the Western States Wrestling. Double queen rooms are $100/night and Double Queen Suites are $120/night

Clarion Inn Pocatello: 1399 Bench Road, Pocatello, Idaho

To book your room please call the hotel directly at 208-237-1400 or email Marisa at marisa@clarionpocatello.com. You need to mention you are with the USA Wrestling room block. Rates are $105/night for a double queen or $89/night for a single King.

Officials

We are looking for 30 officials for this event. If you are interested in officiating at the Western States please check out the flier below and let us know!

Tournament Entry

Free tournament shirt for the first 100 participants that register!!!! $35 per style entry fee - no onsite registration. We do not charge to change weights so sign up early!! $5 off each style if registered before May 20, 2019 using the discount code 'early'

Folkstyle Champion Singlet


Western States Greco Champion Singlet

Schedule of Events

June 14, 2020

  • 6:00-7:00pm: Dual Team weigh ins (single weigh in, must wrestle 2 actual matches for weigh in to count for individual event, max of 20 wrestlers per dual team)

June 15, 2020

  • 9:00am: Turf Wars Greco Duals

June 16, 2020

  • 10:00am: Turf Wars Freestyle Duals

June 17, 2020

  • 11:00am: Free clinic to all participants (Clinician TBD)
  • 5:30-6:30pm: Freestyle weigh ins for all ages

June 18, 2020

  • 9:00am-1:00pm: Freestyle for 9U Girls, MS Girls, 8U, 12U boys and Junior boys
  • 2:00pm-7:00pm: Freestyle for 10U Boys, 12U Girls, 14U Boys, 16U boys, and HS Women
  • 6:30-6:45pm: Greco weigh ins for all ages (if you competed in Freestyle you do not have to weigh in for Greco)

June 19, 2020

  • 9:00am-1:00pm: Greco for 9U Girls, MS Girls, 8U, 12U boys and Junior boys
  • 2:00pm-7:30pm: Greco for 10U Boys, 12U Girls, 14U Boys, 16U Boys, and HS Women
  • 6:30-6:45pm: Folkstyle weigh ins for all ages (if you competed in Greco you do not have to weigh in for Folkstyle)

June 20, 2020

  • 8:00am-4:00pm: Folkstyle for all divisions

 

Awards

Custom medals for top 6 place winners. In the FOLKSTYLE division your champion will receive a Western States "Champion" singlet as shown above. In the FREESTYLE division your champion will receive a Western States "Champion" bag and in your GRECO division your champion will receive a Western States "Champion" hat.  Triple Crown awards for all those that win all 3 styles (must have more than 4 in each bracket to win Triple Crown award) and Outstanding Wrestler awards for each division and style.

Rob Cate

Tournament Director

Jeff Newby

Double Bracketing

You may double bracket up a division using same weigh in weight. You may not be in two weight classes inside the same division. Double bracketing can only be done at the head table after weigh ins. No double bracketing is available for Folkstyle as all divisions are competing at the same time. 

Weigh ins

  • See the schedule to find out weigh in times 

Table Help

We are looking for table help each day. The pay is $100 per table and 2 people are required per table. If you are interested in running tables please reach out to Jeff Newby via email at Jeffreynewby@wrestleutah.com.

Admissions

Admission to all is free

All Coaches that want to coach on the mat must have a USA Coaches Card (Wrestling Leader Membership) to get a coaches band.

Headgear

Headgear is required for all 14U wrestlers and younger.