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89th Wilkes Open on Dec 22, 2022 in Wilkes-Barre, PA.

89th Wilkes Open Wrestling Championships

“The Rose Bowl of Wrestling”

Thursday, December 22, 2022 at Wilkes University

Registration:  Only 225 paid wrestlers will be accepted  

Two part registration:

Athletes or coaches are to register online at:  https://arena.flowrestling.org/

Entries Closed

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:              Thursday December 22 at 9:30 AM Wrestling Starts

Location:      Wilkes University, Henry Gym - Marts Center

                        274 South Franklin STREET

                        Wilkes-Barre, PA

Check-In:      Wednesday, December 21, 2022 from 6 – 7:30 PM

                        Thursday, December 22, 2022 from 7-7:45AM

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

Weigh-in:       Thursday, December 22 at 8 AM 

Rules:            The 2022-2023 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                     $89/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