The ORIGINAL

 
Battle in the Burgh

Saturday September 3rd, 2022

Battle in the Burgh started in 2014.  The event has always been a great, competitive dual event featuring some of the best wrestlers in PA and surrounding states.  These duals saw an Incredible 130 teams in 2020!  BITB is back under the original owners and we are proud to return to Western PA...back in the BURGH!

 

LOCATION: 

Monroeville Convention Center

209 Mall Boulevard

Monroeville, PA 15146

 

START TIME: 

 8:30am

 

REGISTRATION:

** REGISTRATION OPENED JUNE 1, 2022 **

 

FEE: 

$500 per team

2 coaches and 1 table worker entry included with fee

WEIGH-INS:  

  • Early Weigh-ins:

    • Friday, 9/2 – 3pm to 4pm – Cost is $20 per wrestler

  • Weigh-ins:

    • Friday, 9/2 – 6pm to 8pm

    • Saturday, 9/3 – 7am to 8am

 

DIVISIONS & WEIGHT CLASSES (grade as of 2022-23 school year):  

  • 8th Grade & Below (+1 lb allowance)

    • 45    50     55     60     65     70     75     80     85     90     95     100     105     112    120     128     136    160

  • High School (+3 lbs allowance)

    • 106     113     120     126     132     138     145     152     160     170     182     195     220     285

 

PERIODS: 

8th Grade & Below - 2:00, 1:00, 1:00

High School - 1:30, 1:30, 1:30

All divisions with modified overtime rules 

 

AWARDS: 

Team awards for Pool Champions

Individual awards for Team Champions

 

TABLE WORKERS: 

Each team must provide one adult table worker

 

ADMISSIONS: 

  • $15 Adults,

  • $5 Students

  • 5 years old and under - FREE

 

ROSTERS: 

Links will get sent to team contact to submit roster.  Changes can be made to rosters on the day of the tournament up until 8:30am.

FREE AGENTS:

Anyone interested in being put on the free agent list - accessible by all coaches/teams - can sign up using this button below for $10

 

BRACKETS: 

The tournament will be on Flo Arena

RULES:
  •  Open to male and female wrestlers

  • Headgear is optional; however highly recommended. 

  • Birth certificates must be available if requested via age challenge. $50 to challenge age/grade

  • College out-of-bounds  

  • Modified overtime

  • Modified scholastic rules used for all divisions. 

  • Referee decisions final. Absolutely no arguing with referees or abuse of referees will be tolerated 

 

QUESTIONS: 

Any questions, email us at battleintheburghwrestling@gmail.com

All weigh-ins will be held at the Monroeville Convention Center