Website Manager

Westfield Youth Sports

WRESTLING (TRAVEL)


If you are interested in the In-House (beginners) program click here.


SPORT OVERVIEW

TRAVEL WRESTLING
WYSI will have a travel team that competes around the state in various individual tournaments.  The focus of this travel team is to teach higher level of technique in practices (lead by the high school staff), and to compete against some of the best wrestlers and clubs in the state.

Qualifications:
Wrestlers that have at least 2 years of experience and/OR have wrestled in open state/regional tournaments in years past. Wrestlers who participate in the WYSI In-House program may be selected and offered a spot on the Travel team based on their progress throughout the beginner’s season.

Season Expectations

 - This travel team will practice twice per week and will wrestle in 4-5 state tournaments though out the season. 
 
 - The season will begin on January 4th and will conclude with the ISWA State tournament on March 12th 

 - Practices will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the High School wrestling room from 5:45pm – 6:45pm

 - The tournament schedule has not been released yet, but that information will be sent to parents by the beginning of December. Most tournaments will be on Saturdays or Sundays.

Coaching Staff 
Commissioner/Club Administrator - Phil Smith
   • Head High School Coach

Head Coach – John Kopnisky 
   • Assistant High School Coach
   • IHSAA State Champ ’97 
   • 4-year Starter at University of Missouri (100+ NCAA DI Wins)
   • Previously the head coach at Carmel High School

Assistant Coach – Tom Griffin
   • Assistant High School Coach 
   • State Qualifier ‘06
   • 4-year wrestler at Mt. St. Joseph’s University 

Cost
The travel cost will range based on tournament participation. The total cost for the season will cost between $300 - $400.  The additional fees, beyond the WYSI fee, will be collected at the first practice and throughout the season. 





Registration

Wrestling - 2021-2022


Travel (2nd-5th grade)

GENERAL INFORMATION

COMMISSIONER

Phil Smith  


BACKGROUND CHECKS REQUIRED

If you’re looking to volunteer or coach one of our sports, you’ll need to complete a background check.


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Eligible:  2nd-5th graders

Registration Fee: $20.50 (plus travel fees of $300-$400 which will be paid at a later date)

Registration Deadline : December 30, 2021 


DATES TO REMEMBER 



PRACTICE INFORMATION

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 5:45- 6:45pm
Location: Westfield High School (Wrestling Room)


PLATINUM LEVEL SPONSOR

Copyright © 2021 Westfield Youth Sports  |  Privacy Statement |  Terms Of Use |  License Agreement |  Children's Privacy Policy  Log In