90th Wilkes Open

90th Wilkes Open


90th Wilkes Open Wrestling Championships

“The Rose Bowl of Wrestling”

Friday, December 22, 2023 at Wilkes University

Registration:  Only 225 paid wrestlers will be accepted  


Two part registration:


Athletes or coaches are to register online at:  


Entries become official once payment is complete at: wilkes.edu/WilkesOpen

Payments are non refundable as you are reserving a spot in a limited field of entries.

We have had to close Registration early the last three years because of the high number of pre-registered athletes.   

Cost:               $35 per wrestler.  

Date:              Friday, December 22 at 9:30 AM Wrestling Starts

Location:      Wilkes University, Henry Gym - Marts Center

                        274 South Franklin STREET

                        Wilkes-Barre, PA

Check-In:      Thursday, December 21, 2023 from 6 – 7:30 PM

                        Friday, December 22, 2023 from 7-7:45AM


Skin Check:   Friday, December 22 at 7:45AM


Weigh-in:       Friday, December 22 at 8 AM 


Rules:            The 2023-2024 NCAA Rules will govern all contests. 

Weights:        125, 133, 141, 149, 157, 165, 174, 184, 197, 285 


Host Hotel:     Hilton Garden Inn Wilkes-Barre        570-820-8595

                        242 Highland Park Blvd                     $111/Quad Occupancy

                        Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702                     

                        Ask for Wilkes Open Rates


We look forward to seeing you and your athletes at the Tournament,

Jon Laudenslager

Tournament Director

Office:  570-408-4035

 Email: jon.laudenslager@wilkes.edu
Event Info
90th Wilkes Open on Dec 22, 2023 in Wilkes-Barre, PA.