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March 31 - April 2, 2017

Indiana University, PA

We created FloNationals to give you a chance to wrestle the nation’s best and make your mark.

Many college coaches will be in attendance as they search for their future stars. Don’t miss your opportunity to be on one of wrestling’s biggest stages and experience an atmosphere that rivals the best in the sport.



Indiana University, PA
Kovalchick Complex | 711 Pratt Drive | Indiana, PA 15705

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UPDATED: March 17, 2017

The world's largest wrestling media source brings you the toughest H.S. national championship in the sport -- the 2017 FloNationals. More nationally ranked wrestlers meet on a FloNationals mat than all other postseason events combined.

FloNationals offers something for everyone. An atmosphere worthy of National Championship billing serves as the backdrop while rounds run like clockwork, stages are set, music rocks, a massive Jumbotron captivates, the merchandise store buzzes, food is served and excitement builds round-by-round.

Thursday, March 30  
2:00 PM-9:00 PMHigh School Weigh-Ins/Kovalchick Auditorium
Friday, March 31 
10:30 AMDoors Open for Wrestlers
11:00 AMGates Open for Public
12:00 PMRound 1- Championship Round of 64
 Round 2- Championship Round of 32
 Round 3- Consolation Round 1
 Round 4- Consolation Round 2
 Round 5- Championship Round of 16
 Round 6- Consolation Round 3
Saturday, April 1 
8:30 AMDoors Open for Wrestlers
9:00 AMGates Open for Public
10:00 AMWrestling Begins
 Round 1- Consolation Round 4
 Round 2- Championship Quarters and Consolation Round 5
 Round 3- Consi Round 6, Championship Semis, Consi Quarters
 Round 4- Consolation Semis
 Clear Arena - Finals Set up
6:00 PMDoors Open
6:30 PM Finals, Consi Finals, 5th and 7th Place Matches
Saturday, April 1 
1:00 PM-6:00 PMMiddle School and Elementary Weigh-Ins/Kovalchick Auditorium
Sunday, April 2 
9:00 AMDoors Open for all
10:00 AM til...MS and Elementary Wrestling




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What are the general admission prices?

Single Day Pass: $25
Single Day (child) Pass: $10
Weekend Pass: $45
Weekend Pass (child): $20
Group Rate (finals): Must have 15 kids $45

Where’s it going down?

Half-hour outside Pittsburgh at Kovalchick Athletic and Convention Complex | 711 Pratt Drive | Indiana, Pa 15705

What are the competition details?

  • Double elimination
  • Periods: Championship Rounds 2-2-2 | Wrestleback Rounds 1-2-2
  • College Riding Time
  • College Video Review Process in Championship and Medal Bouts
  • Past Champions Receive Seed
  • No headgear required
  • Facial hair is OK (Beards make you wrestle better)

What qualifications/credentials are needed to register?

NONE! EVERYONE is welcome to register so long as you fit in the given age brackets.

Do you allow 8th graders to compete in the H.S. Division?


When does registration close?

Registration closes when we reach 1200 competitors or
H.S. Registration Deadline :: Tuesday, March 28 @ 11:59pm ET
Youth Registration Deadline :: Tuesday, March 28 @ 11:59pm ET

What are the weight classes?

All High School weights plus (5) five pounds (111, 118, 125, etc).

8th Grade & Under: 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 119, 126, 135, 145, 157, 167, 187, 220
3rd Grade & Under: 40, 43, 46, 49, 52, 56, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, HWT (No Max)
5th Grade & Under: 45, 48, 51, 54, 57, 61, 64, 68, 73, 78, 84, 90, 97, 105, 125, HWT

*Elementary and Middle School Periods are: 1:30, 1:30, 1:30

What’s the weight allotment?

Weights are set as H.S. weights plus 5lbs. There’s no allotment beyond that.

What is the weight change deadline?

Weight Change Deadline (All Divisions) :: Tuesday, March 28nd @ 11:59pm ET

Do you separate teammates?

We do not. We will seed the appropriate amount we see fit for each weight. The rest of the field will be inserted randomly. If you are not a seed you will be randomly drawn in.

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