SUNDAY APRIL 3rd: SECOND CHANCE NATIONALS
**NOW ONE DAY ONLY**
PLEASE READ BELOW FOR IMPORTANT CHANGES EFFECTIVE 3/25/22
WHO

Open to All States!  All wrestlers regardless of residency or post-season medals are invited to defend their championship or seek redemption if their season ended prematurely!  We are offering open divisions for 6U through High School.

 

DATE & LOCATION

Wrestling will be held at the C3 Sports & Events Center located at 200 Ellis Place in State College, Pennsylvania on Sunday, April 3, 2022.  

HOTEL

Comfort Suites: https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/ZL64Y8

Sleep Inn: https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/OF22P7

ENTRY DEADLINE

On-line Entries has been extended to Friday April 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM.  Walk-in Entries will be accepted.  

 

ENTRY FEE​

Non-Pennsylvania State Place Winners:

  • 2022 National Prep Champions: FREE

  • 2022 National Prep Runner-up: $20

  • 2022 National Prep 3rd Place: $30

  • All Others:

    • $40 through Friday April 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM.

    • Walk-ins at Weigh-ins: $50

PENNSYLVANIA State Place Winners (8U & Above):

  • 2022 PA State Champions: FREE

  • 2022 PA State Runner-ups: $20

  • 2022 PA State 3rd Place: $30

  • 2022 PA State Medalists (4th-8th): $35

  • (No discount for Keystone 6U division but are encouraged to attend)

  • Non-Medalists:

    • $40 through Friday April 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM.

    • Walk-ins at Weigh-ins: $50

DIVISIONS, WEIGHT CLASSES & PERIOD LENGTHS
-Age as of 12/31/2021
-Grade as of 2021-22 School Year
-Open to Male and Female Wrestlers from Any Location
-No Qualification Criteria for Entry
-Brackets will be Seeded Based on Provided Accomplishments
          ** WE'VE ADDED A 6U DIVISION! **
  • OPEN 6U (Age 6 or under) - Periods: 1-1-1 - SUN 4/3  

      35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 80 (+1 lb)

  • OPEN 8U (Age 8 or under) - Periods: 2-1-1 - SUN 4/3

45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 75, 90, 110 ​(+2 lbs)

  • OPEN 10U (Age 10 or under) - Periods: 2-1-1 - SUN 4/3

55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105, 120, 150​ (+2 lbs)

  • OPEN 12U (Age 12 or under) - Periods: 2-1-1 - SUN 4/3

65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 115, 125, 135, 145, 160, 200​ (+2 lbs)

  • OPEN JUNIOR HIGH (6th/7th/8th/9th GRADE & NO VARSITY EXPERIENCE) Periods: 2-1-1 - SUN 4/3

77, 82, 87, 92, 97, 102, 107, 112, 117, 124, 132, 140, 147, 157, 167, 187, 212, 252​ (+3 lbs)

  • High School (Grades 8-12 in 2021-22 School Year) 1:30 Minute Periods - SUN 4/3

106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 152, 160, 170, 182, 195, 220, 285 (+4 lbs)

 
SESSION DAYS/TIMES & WEIGH-INS

All weigh-ins will be conducted at the C3 Sports & Events Center.  If wrestling in multiple sessions, you only need to weigh-in for your first session.​

EARLY WEIGH-INS:

Saturday, April 2, 6-8 PM ($20/wrestler)

WEIGH-INS:
Sunday, April 3, 7-8 AM
All ages and weight classes
WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED:
  • Single Bracket Entry: $50

  • Second Bracket Entry: $30

  • Weight Changes @ Scale permitted - Fee is $20

 

WRESTLING STARTS AT 9 AM

PA SHOWDOWN (FEATURE CARD MATCHES BETWEEN PJW AND KEYSTONE) STARTS AT 11 AM

REDEMPTION HIGH SCHOOL CARD STARTS AT 12:30 PM

​RULES
  • Open to male and female wrestlers. 

  • Double-elimination (no true second) or round-robin depending on number of entries.

  • Headgear is optional; however highly recommended. 

  • All wrestlers must make weight in a competition singlet or 2-piece uniform.

  • Birth certificates must be available if requested via age challenge. 

  • 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. 

 

AWARDS
  • Youth and Middle School: Custom Medals for 1st through 4th Placewinners

  • High School: Champion Quarter-Zips + Custom Medals for 1st through 6th Placewinners

SPECTATORS

Unlimited spectators permitted to attend.  Bag Chairs recommended.  Please be patient with parking as there are church services that utilize the same parking lot.

General Admission - $10/day

Student K-12 - $5/day 

Ages 5 & Under - Free

REFUND POLICY

Refunds should be requested via e-mail to btcwrestlingusa@gmail.com prior to March 26, 2022.  Refunds will be issued on a case-by-case basis, typically for injury or illness only.  The refund amount will equal the registration fee minus a $10 processing fee.  The processing fee covers the transaction costs charged by our vendors associated with receiving your registration and issuing the refund.  Refund requests submitted after March 25, 2022 will not be approved in any case.  Refunds will be issued within 30 days of approval.

Please read for important date and time changes!
effective 3/25/22