The Arthur Ashe Center in Richmond will be host for the Virginia Wrestling Association Freestyle and Greco Roman State Tournament on May 14-15. The VAWA Freestyle and Greco Roman State Tournament serves as a qualifier for the USA Wrestling Cadet/Junior Nationals in Fargo, ND July 16-23, 2016. It is also the State Championship for the Bantam through Schoolboy divisions. Wrestlers may sign up for the event by going to the tournament registration site:
The entry fee is $35 for one style or $45 for both styles. Online entry ends at 12 midnight on Friday, May 13th. Wrestlers may sign up to compete on Saturday at the Ashe Center. The cost to enter the tournament at the door is $45 for one style, $55 for both. Make checks payable to VAWA. Each competitor must also have a current USA Wrestling Card (Full Membership) and must present it to weigh in and compete. Go to:
http://www.usawmembership.com/ to purchase a membership.
If you have problems purchasing or printing your card, contact Corey Beckner at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Click the link to view the Kid's State Tournament Information:
Click here to view the Cadet/Junior State Tournament information: