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USMC 16U & Junior National

Fargo Petition

If you did not qualify for USMC Nationals and still wish to attend, you must fill out our Petition Form.

2020 USMC 16U and Junior Nationals

Fargo, North Dakota

July 17 - 24, 2020

USMC Nationals is for any wrestler that qualified in the 16U and Junior Divisions.  Any questions regarding the 2020 16U and Junior Nationals please contact Justin Newby at jnewbyusa or PH: 360-920-0383.

Items to do:

  • Make your deposit payment by May 20, 2020
  • Make all payments by July 1, 2020
  • Fill out the medical waiver and code of conduct during registration.

Fargo Hotel Information:

***All wrestlers need to bring money to Fargo for food.  Food is on your own.***

Venue of wrestling:

Weigh-in information:

  • All wrestlers must make scratch weight for both styles. Freestyle has 2 weigh-ins with a 2 lb. allowance on the second weigh-in. 

TEAM LEADERS:
Justin Newby - Executive Director
Jeff Moore - WSWA President

16U COACHES:

Chris Feist - Director
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JUNIOR COACHES:

Greg Ford - Director
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16U & JR. Women COACHES:

Tony Nunez - Director
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Schedule of Events

UNOFFICIAL SCHEDULE *Subject to Change*

July 17: 

  • 5pm 16U Freestyle Men Medical Check and Weigh-ins
  • 5:30pm 16U Freestyle Women Medical Check and Weigh-ins

July 18: 

  • 9am - 1pm (16U Men & Women):  Session I
  • 3pm - 7pm (16U Men):  Session II
  • 3pm - 7pm (16U Women):  Session II
  • 7:15pm Junior Men Medical Check and Weigh-ins

July 19:

  • 7am 16U Men Freestyle 2nd Weigh-in [+2lbs]
  • 9am - 1pm 16U Men Freestyle:  Session III
  • 9am - 10am 16U Women:  Session III (If Needed)
  • 9am - 1pm Junior Men FS:  Session I
  • 1:30pm - 4pm 16U Women Finals, Medals Matches & Awards
  • 4:30pm - 8:30pm 16U Men:  Session IV
  • 4:30pm - 8:30pm Junior Men:  Session II

July 20:

  • 7am Junior Men 2nd Medical Check & Weigh-ins [+2lbs]
  • 9am - 10am 16U Men:  Session V (If Needed)
  • 9am - 12:30pm Junior Men FS:  Session III
  • 1pm - 4pm 16U Men:  Finals, Medal Matches and Awards
  • 5pm - 8:30pm Junior Men:  Session IV
  • 6:30pm Junior Women FS Medical Check and Weigh-ins.

July 21:

  • 9am - 10am Junior Men FS: Session V (If Needed)
  • 9am - 12pm Junior Women: Session 1
  • 1pm - 4pm Junior Men FS:  Finals, Medal Matches & Awards
  • 4pm - 7pm Junior Women: Session II
  • 4:30pm Cadet Greco-Roman Medical Check & Weigh-ins

July 22:

  • 9am - 12pm Junior Women:  Session III
  • 9am - 1pm 16U Greco:  Session I
  • 1:30pm - 4:30pm Junior Women Finals, Medal Matches & Awards
  • 4pm Junior Greco-Roman Medical Check and Weigh-ins
  • 5pm - 9pm 16U Greco:  Session II

July 23:

  • 9am - 12pm 16U Greco:  Session III
  • 9am - 1pm Junior Greco:  Session I
  • 1:30pm - 4:30pm 16U:  Finals, Medal Matches & Awards
  • 4:30pm - 8:30pm Junior Greco:  Session II

July 24: 

  • 9am - 1pm Junior Greco:  Session III
  • 2pm - 6pm Junior Greco Finals, Medal Matches & Awards

HOW DO I QUALIFY

To qualify, you need to participate in the 2020 WSWA Freestyle and Greco State Championships. The tournament is May 2nd & 3rd at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. Athletes that place in the top 3 at the WSWA State Tournament, place at any UWW Event, or place in the top 4 at any USAW Regional Event automatically qualify for Fargo (athletes must qualify in each style and age group independently). If you place 4th or lower at the WSWA State Tournament you may still be able to participate in Fargo by filling out a Petition form online. Contact Justin Newby by email (jnewbyusa@gmail.com) to assist you with this process.

Those wrestlers that are attending the Cadet & Junior National Championships in Fargo, ND should attend as many National Team Training Camps as possible.

***Additional fees apply to petition athletes / non automatic qualifiers***

 

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

The cost to apart of Team Washington at USMC Junior Nationals (Fargo) is between $400 - $700, those participating at USMC USAW Cadet & Junior Nationals in Fargo, ND you will be able to share in the WSWA $2 fund.  This is based off how many WSWA tournaments an athlete participates in, generally $20 off per tournament up to 10 tournaments.  Investment includes: hotel, registration, national team camps & practices, coaching and ground transportation while at the event.  (See "Parent Resources" document for more details).

Non-refundable deposits of $200 are due by May 17th at midnight to secure your spot.

Purchasing  National Team gear is optional but you must have a State Approved Team Washington singlets.  (Prior year’s team issued & approved singlets can be worn.  No club singlets or individually designed singlets are allowed).

 

FARGO CAMPS

National Team Training Camp, hosted by Riverview Bible Camp, Cusick, WA: Memorial Day Weekend, May 22 - May 25, 2020.

More mini camps & clinics to be announced throughout the year.

 

ALL WRESTLERS MUST HAVE An up to date USA CARD

ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE TIMES

16U (Cadet) Men Arrive on July TBD

16U (Cadet) Men Depart on July TBD

 

18U (Junior) Men Arrive on July TBD

18U (Junior) Men Depart on July TBD

 

16U (Cadet) Women Arrive on July TBD

16U (Cadet) Women Only depart on July TBD

 

18U (Junior) Women Arrive on July TBD

18U (Junior) Women Depart on July TBD

Parent Resources

Parents guide to Fargo. This document was design to help parents and athletes prepare for the biggest event of the year! From Nutrition to Fundraising, What to Pack to Where we Stay, this document has it all!

Justin  Newby

Justin Newby

Executive Director

Phone: 360-920-0383

Chad Beatty

Chad Beatty

Director of Operation

Phone: 563-299-6453