Battle in the Burgh
Saturday September 2nd, 2023
Battle in the Burgh started in 2014 and has proven year after year to be a competitive dual event featuring some of the best wrestlers in PA and surrounding states. These duals saw an incredible 130 teams in 2021! BITB is back under the original owners and we are proud to return to Western PA...back in the BURGH!
Monroeville Convention Center
209 Mall Boulevard
Monroeville, PA 15146
DIVISIONS & WEIGHT CLASSES (grade as of 2023-24 school year):
*All Divisions are Folkstyle
K-4th Grade (+1lb allowance)
45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100 HWT
K-8th Grade (+2lbs allowance)
50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95 100 105 112 120 128 136 HWT
High School (+3lbs allowance)
98 106 113 120 126 132 138 145 152 160 170 182 195 220 285
Girls K-12th (+2 lbs allowance)
50 55 60 65 72 78 84 90 95 100 106 112 117 122 127 132 138 144 152 164 180
K – 4th Grade: 1:00 periods
K – 8th Grade: 1:15 periods
High School: 1:30 periods
Girls K-12th: 1:15 periods
All divisions will have a 1 minute overtime with a 30 second ride out
$550 per team
$50 off for each additional team
(ex. 1st team = $550, 2nd team = $500, 3rd team = $500, 4th team = $500 etc.)
2 coaches and 1 table worker entry included with fee
Each team must provide an adult table worker
** ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED!**
WE HAVE STARTED WAITING LISTS FOR TEAM REGISTRATION. CURRENTLY WE HAVE SPOTS IN THE FOLLOWING DIVISIONS:
K-4 Division: FILLED (12 teams registered)
K-8 Division: FILLED (20 teams registered)
High School Division: FILLED (16 teams registered)
Girls K-12 Division: 1 spot left (5 teams registered)
Please contact us email@example.com if you are interested in filling an available spot or would like to be added to wait list.
Deposit of $100 to hold spot
Deposit, or Full Payment, can be submitted using the link emailed to your team contact
Balance must be paid by Friday, August 18th
Remaining balance can be submitted using the link emailed to your team contact
Anyone who wishes to pay the balance with cash or check in person should contact us to make arrangements. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Rosters with accomplishments should be submitted by Friday, August 25th at midnight.
Links to submit rosters will be given to team contact.
Teams without accomplishments listed will not get seeded.
Changes can be made to rosters on the day of the tournament up until 8:00am.
Wrestlers can wrestle on more than one team, but in different divisions.
Early Weigh-ins (optional):
Friday, 9/1 – 3pm to 4pm – Cost is $20 per wrestler
Friday, 9/1 – 6pm to 8pm
*ALL WEIGH-INS WILL BE HELD AT THE MONROEVILLE CONVENTION CENTER*
Doubletree by Hilton Monroeville Convention Center
101 Mall Blvd
Monroeville, PA 15146
Hotel is within walking distance of the convention center!
Block is held only until August 10th! Make your reservations for your team now!!
Top 4 Placing Teams in each division receive awards
Individual awards for Team Champions
Each team receives Outstanding Wrestler award
5 years old and under - FREE
Anyone interested in being put on the free agent list please email email@example.com
The tournament will be run on FloArena and livestreamed on FloWrestling
College Out of Bounds
Singlet not required at weigh-ins
Modified scholastic rules used for all divisions. Tournament will be double elimination or round robin.
Tournament Director reserves the right to combine weight classes upon need.
All officials’ decisions are final
No video reviews
Any disrespectful conduct towards wrestlers, adults, staff, or officials will not be tolerated and can result in removal from the tournament
NO REFUNDS WITHIN 48 HOURS OF TOURNAMENT
- Anyone wishing to challenge the age or experience level of a wrestler must present physical proof prior to or during the tournament.
- Any wrestler found wrestling in a division that they are not eligible for, by age or experience level, will be removed from the tournament.
- Final decision is left to the discretion of the Tournament Director.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions