2018 FloNationals Is Headed Back To IUP

Matt Shuck Mason Parris

Which wrestlers are going to make their marks in FloNationals history and take home championship belts in 2018?

Over the years, we have had some incredible matches happen on the FloNats stage, and we are looking forward to even more legendary performances at the next edition of the tournament as we return to the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania at the Kovalchick Center in Indiana, PA, on April 6-8. 

Full details below. If you don't see the answer to your question, reach out to us here.

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What are the weight classes?


All High School weights with a (5) five-pound weight allowance. (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


All Times Eastern

Thursday, April 5
2-9 PM
High School Weigh-Ins/Kovalchick Auditorium
Friday, April 6
8 AM
Doors Open for Wrestlers
9 AM
Gates Open for Public
10 PM
Round 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 7
8:30 AM
Doors Open for Wrestlers
9 AM
Gates Open for Public
10 AM
Wrestling 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 PM
Doors Open
6:30 PM
Finals, Consi Finals, 5th and 7th Place Matches
Saturday, April 7
1-6 PM
Middle School and Elementary Weigh-Ins/Kovalchick Auditorium
Sunday, April 8
9 AM
Doors Open for all
10 AM until...
MS and Elementary Wrestling

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John Sachs Chris Bono

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Joe McFarland Retiring From Michigan

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Courtesy of University of Michigan Athletics

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Austin Bernard Nick Suriano Spencer Lee NCAAs 125 lbs, Semifinal, Nick Suriano, Rutgers vs Sebastian Rivera, Northwestern

Folks, we're down to one mat. Hard to believe that it'll all be over in a few hours. The last 5 sessions have been outstanding. The crowd has been electric. The anticipation is palpable. 

2018 NCAA Team Race

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Penn State did it again.