North Canton Holiday Wrestling Invitational

General Information


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WHERE:

HOOVER HIGH SCHOOL 525 7th Street, NE   North Canton, OH (MAP)

DATES:

Friday, December 15, 2017         Starting Time:  5pm

Saturday, December 16, 2017      Starting Time:  9:30am

Saturday, December 16, 2017      Finals – Parade of Champions – 5:45pm; Finals promptly at 6:00pm

ADMISSION PRICE

Students:  $5 per session

Adults:  $10 per session

All session pass (includes finals): $20

Tournament Director – Scott Wakser

e-mail:  scottwakser@gmail.com

phone:  330-224-3741

Head Wrestling Coach - Nick Gamble

e-mail: npg1nc@northcantonschools.org, phone: (wrestling room) 330-497-5620 X 494

Athletic Director – Tim Walker

e-mail: walkert@northcantonschools.org;  phone:  330-497-5660   (7:30am-3pm)

Holiday Tournament Website –  http://www.ncholiday.com/

Hotel Accommodations:  “Hall of Fame” Comfort Inn – 5345 Broadmoor Circle NW, Canton 44709  330-492-1331

SEEDING CRITERIA CAN BE FOUND AT www.trackwrestling.com.  We will NOT be using the criteria on this site.

NOTE:  ALL WRESTLERS WILL GET A ONE (1) LB. ALLOWANCE AT FRIDAY WEIGH INS AND AN ADDITIONAL ONE (1) LB. ON SATURDAY (OR FRIDAY NIGHT WEIGH OUTS)

TOURNAMENT FORMAT:

This is a double elimination tournament based on a 32 man bracket.  Seven (7) mats will be used for the rounds on Friday and seven (7) mats on Saturday.

Three (3) mats will be used for finals.

  • FRIDAY:  Two (2) rounds of championship and two (2) rounds of consolation will be wrestled on seven mats.
  • SATURDAY:  Third & Fourth rounds of Consolation on four (4) mats and Quarter finals on three (3) mats.

Semi-finals (approx  12 noon) and the fifth round of consolation will be wrestled on three (3) mats each followed by the final round of consolation.  The Parade of Champions/Finals will be begin at 6:00pm

PLACEMENT:

Will score SIX (6) place winners

AWARDS:

  • Team Championship trophy
  • Team Runner-up trophy
  • Third Place team trophy
  • Plaques and medals for first six place winners
  • “Outstanding Wrestler” award – Sponsored by Greentown Athletic Club

HOSPITALITY ROOM:

Hours of Operation:

Friday, December 15th — 3:30pm – 9 ish

Saturday, December 16th – 8am – 2pm

Coaches and officials ONLY have access to the hospitality room. It will be located in the Teachers’ Lounge at the far end of the student cafeteria area.  There will be a concession stand open during the tournament for wrestlers & spectators.