We had a great informal event at LTHS on Saturday! We had over 20 kids there and we wrestled a ton of matches. Thanks to the parents and coaches who pitched in to help out
We had some great practices last week and would love to have everyone there next week!
We will be at Morton East High School (2423 S. Austih Blvd, Cicero) The wrestling entrance is a half block east of Austin and about a half block South of 24th street, between the two buildings. The practices are open to anyone who wants to attend.
The practices will be on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday starting at 6:30 and going until 8:30
Call if you can't find the entrance, Call if you need help with transportation either there or home. I will be there (Coach Matt- 847-917-8286)
Our event of January 6th was cancelled by the host club. We will replace it with the following event:
Sunday, January 7:
We will be wrestling at East Leyden High School in the Wolfpack Open. I've attached a PDF. Lets get our wrestlers there by 7:15 for weighins. Figure wrestling will start at around 9 am
Saturday, January 13
We will host a Clinic/informal meet at OPRFHS. Former Little Huskie Wrestler Mike Powell will run the event.
Warm ups start at 9 and it will go until about noon. The Huskie Wrestling Family is paying the room fee and all of the coaches are volunteering their time, so the event is free to all wrestlers.
Sunday, January 21
We will host the:
Susan Collins Invitational
held at OPRFHS We will be looking for help on Saturday January 20 in the evening to set up and all day on January 21 to run the event. We will sign up helpers starting on Monday, January 15
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Oak Park Little Huskies Youth Wrestling
We will have our regular practice schedule for the week, Monday and Wednesday at 6:30 for the younger kids and Monday, Wednesday and Thursday for the older kids. As our practice time is limited, please make sure to be on time. Shoes on and be ready to go by 6:30.
Our first events are coming up this Sunday, Dec 10. Any first or second year wrestlers will be going to Downers Grove South for the rookie event. More experienced wrestlers will be at the Mad Dog OPEN at Schaumburg High School. Please check in with Coach Matt if you are not sure where you fit in. I am attaching a PDF for each event. Here are few things you will need to know.
1. Singlets : I have some singlets for the kids who are competing this weekend. The fee for the singlets is $40. We will buy it back at the end of the season for $30.
2. Head gear: All of the kids need to have head gear to compete. We have some sets to loan out and a few sets to sell on a first come, first serve basis. They also sell at Dick Ponds https://www.dickpondathletics.com or www.wrestlinggear.com
3. You must be on the roster to compete. Please check in with coach Matt if you are unsure of your status. Check on Monday so we can work out any bugs.
4. The fee for each event is $20. A check made out to Oak Park Little Huskies is the preferred method of payment, 'We would like to get payment during the week before or after practice. Please see Coach Matt If necessary, we can accept cash, but prefer checks
For Downers Grove:
You must weigh in with coaches after practice on Wednesday or Thursday. If you do not check in and weigh in, you will not be able to compete.
We need the wrestlers at Downers Grove by 7:15. I will be at the OPRF high school between the parking garage and football stadium if anyone need help with transportation to Downers Grove. I will depart at 6:40 AM sharp.
For The Mad Dog Open, you need to be at Schaumburg High School by 7 AM.
Please check in with Coach Matt for either event.
I will send out an additional competition email on Thursday.
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ALL ATHLETES are welcome-NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Bring your desire to have fun, be challenged and improve your physical strength and mental toughness.
PRACTICE BEGINS November 6th!
7-8 year olds will practice Monday and Wednesday from 6:30-7:45pm
9-14 year olds will practice Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6:30-8pm
ALL PRACTICE SESSIONS will be held at Oak Park River Forest High School.
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