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 2014 Badgerland Nationals

January 4-5
La Crosse, WI
 

 

 Jan 4: 
Jan 5: 
                     
Location:

 Grades  3 & 4, 5 & 6
 Grades  Pre-K & K, 1 & 2, 7 & 8
 Mitchell Hall @ UW- La Crosse

The Wisconsin Sports Services/MYAS would like to thank all the Minnesota wrestlers who made the trip to La Crosse to participate in the 2014 Badgerland Nationals.

From our perspective, the tournament was an amazing success again this year. With 7 states represented and moving into the much larger, spacious field house, we feel very good about the future potential of this event. The talent was astounding and the sportsmanship on every mat was great to see. We received nothing but positive feedback from people all weekend and even had the local press there taking action shots and published the story about the Badgerland Nationals on the front page of the local newspaper.

We would also like to thank Coach Dave Malecek and the UW-La Crosse wrestling team as well as the Holmen Viking Wrestling Club for their efforts to make this event a great one. We couldn't do this without dedicated individuals and volunteers that always place first the best interests of youth wrestling.

We are already looking forward to next year's event and our ultimate goal of rounding out the Midwest Wrestling Tour by adding the Hawkeye Nationals next season! Good luck to all wrestlers the rest of the season and if your athlete was a place winner at Badgerland, make sure to register for the Gopher State Nationals in Monticello on February 8-9 for a chance to take home the MWT Belt!

Below are some links from the past weekend:

La Crosse Tribune article

2014 Badgerland Nationals Results

Badgerland Nationals Photo Galleries (scroll to the bottom of the web page)

Gopher State Nationals Registration

How to Win the Belt- Click Here

 Tournament Info  UW La Crosse- Map  Weights Posted in Tournament Info
 Brackets  Hotel Info  Seeding Info
 2013 Results  Pictures  Feedback
Registration: Closed
Online Registration Only
 Contact Jeremy
 jeremy@myas.org
 763-746-1720
 Open Registration
 Wrestlers form all states are eligible
 Register today!

Important Dates for 2014
Badgerland Nationals

 Dec 30:

 10am Deadline - Extended
 Entries will NOT be accepted after the entry deadline  

 Dec 30:  10am Deadline - Extended
 Email Jeremy at jeremy@myas.org 
 Dec 31:  Wrestlers separated into weight classes and posted on WSS website by 4pm
 Jan 2:  Brackets posted on WSS website by 4pm
 Jan 4:  Tournament for Grades  3 & 4, 5 & 6
 Weigh-ins 7:00-8:30am. Wrestling will start at 9:00am
 Wrestling completed by 6pm (estimate)
 Jan 5:  Tournament for Grades  Pre-K & K, 1 & 2, 7 & 8
 Weigh-ins 7:00-8:30am. Wrestling will start at 9:00am
 Wrestling completed by 4pm (estimate)

The Badgerland Wrestling Nationals are an extension of the Gopher State Nationals, an event that has established itself as one of the most competitive and well-run wrestling tournaments in the Midwest.  The Badgerland Nationals is the first official event scheduled by the newly formed Wisconsin Sports Services.  The Wisconsin version will mimic the Minnesota tournament in every way with a plan to add a third leg to the series by hosting an Iowa tournament in 2014/15 and create a true Triple Crown series.



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