Welcome to MYA WRESTLING!
The 2014-2015 season is about to start! We will have plenty of details at parent info night but here are a few highlights you may be interested in now.
Registration: LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER is 9:00am to 11:00am on October 25th at the MYA building. If you can’t make it but still want to participate, please contact the program director. He will make arrangements to get your child registered. Registration fee is $60 and includes a MYA Wrestling logo t-shirt. Note that your wrestler must be a Merrimack resident in order to participate in the program.
Practices: Wrestlers are expected to arrive 15 mins prior to to practice to help setup the mats. Wrestlers are also expected to help clean-up at the end of practice. Practices start the week of November 4th and the season typically runs through the end of March. So long as we have enough kids registered, we plan to have two squads.
- Senior squad (grades 4-6) will practice Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 PM at Thornton’s Ferry Elementary School and on Saturdays, 9:30-11:15 AM at Merrimack Middle School
- Junior squad (grades K-3) will practice Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 PM at Thornton’s Ferry Elementary School and on Saturdays, 11:15-12:30 PM at Merrimack Middle School
- We will hold advanced technique clinics on Sundays, 10:00-11:00 AM at Merrimack Middle School until tournaments start. These are optional practices and geared towards wrestlers who have mastered some of the basics and are ready to learn more advanced techniques.
The rest of the details can be found in the parent handbook linked on this website. Please check it out.
Still on the fence about getting your child involved in wrestling? If so, this quick read from a former 2x NCAA All American wrestler and current youth coach might help you decide (click the link).
Check back often as tournaments for the season will be scheduled soon! Click on each appointment to get location and time details.