Byron Bears Wrestling Challenge

Byron Bears Wrestling Challenge 12

16 Team Tournament (PreK-6)

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Byron High School map
1887 2nd Ave NW, Byron, MN

ALL OF YOUR WRESTLERS ARE GUARANTEED GREAT MATCHES: This is a HIGH SCHOOL STYLE tournament. 15 weight classes and every team fills the weights with their best wrestler, regardless of age/grade. They wrestle through a 16 man bracket until 1st through 6th place winners are determined and champions crowned. Advancement in the bracket earns team points, and team Champions, 2nd & 3rd place will be awarded.

ENTRY FEE: $250 per team payable to Byron Youth Wrestling

Send to: Amy Petersen, 626 9th AVE NW, Byron, MN 55920

WEIGHTS: 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 84, 88, 93, 102, 115, 130, HWT. (200 max.)

COACHES: 4 per team will be permitted on the floor with an armband. Parents MUST remain in the stands or they will be asked to leave.

SCHEDULE: (approximately)
8 – 9:00 am Weigh-ins – No weight allowance. Tenths will be covered.
9:15 am Coaches/Referee meeting
9:45 am 1st round – Two matches per wrestler
11:45 am 2nd round – Wrestle to determine championship round wrestlers
2:30 pm Championship round (1st, 3rd, 5th) – 3 FULL MATS w/ INTRODUCTIONS


  • For weight brackets that are not full, unattached wrestlers from participating teams ONLY will be taken on a first come, first served basis to fill the brackets.
  • Individual awards 1st – 6th place. Awards for Team Champions, 2nd & 3rd place.
  • 1-1/2 minute periods, MSHSL overtime rules apply.
  • Minnesota State High School rules will be used. There will be a MSHSL certified referee on site as the Head Referee whose decisions are FINAL.
  • There will be eight 1/2 mats running. Full mats for the championship round.
  • Team rosters: Byron Bears Wrestling Challenge uses the same team member rules as NYWA. Except you can have 2 wrestlers that are from different schools but they must practice with your team only.
  • Wrestlers must weigh in with their singlets on.
  • Headgear is required.

ADMISSION: $6 for adult, $2 for students

Concessions will be open at 8 am and be available throughout the tournament.

16 teams determined on a first come, first serve basis (check). Rosters MUST be emailed by February 10, 2019.

Questions? Call Amy Petersen at 507-272-0838 or email:

Byron Wrestling website:


Byron Bears Wrestling Challenge 12

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