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DATE    TOURNAMENT SITE     CITY                    CONTACT(s)                    *PLEASE CALL BEFORE 9PM!                             

March   15  Spring Valley H.S.     Columbia            Ken Wilson         H-1-803-736-9079           Gwen Smythe     H-1-803-788-8010

              22  Fort Dorchester H.S. N. Charleston     Bernard Parker H-1-843-851-2709           Les Dempsey      H-1-843-873-3180

29  Ft. Mill H.S.                              Ft. Mill                              Chris Brock       H-1-803-325-8002           Tommy Bell       H-1-803-366-2851


April     5   FILA Jr. World Team Trials, Women’s FILA Jr. & Cadet Nat’l Championships to be held in Chattanooga,Tennessee

               12  CITADEL                    Charleston          Jerry Wigger 1-843-553-9800

               19  Byrnes H.S.                 Duncan                Russ Howard     H-1-803-848-1057

               26  Sullivan Middle Sch Rock Hill            Tim Wash            H-1-803-242-2701           EJ Starnes          H-1-803-324-9160


May       3  Lugoff-Elgin H.S.        Lugoff                  Sterling Connell                             Wk-1-803-408-9971

               10  U.S. Open Nationals  Senior Men’s/Women’s/Veterans National Wrestling Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada


May       17  SC-USA Wrestling State Championships – South Carolina Residents Only – Orangeburg-Wilkinson HS

                     Freestyle Wrestling Championships                 Entry Fee $10.                  Contact:  Ron Donlick 1-843-881-9795

                     Greco-Roman Wrestling Championships         Entry Fee $10     

                     *USAW Competition Card Cost day of State tournament @ $35             [Does not include entry fees].


May       23-26     2003 Southeast Kids/Cadet Regional Championships and Bantam Division [7&8 yrs old] & Girl’s Festival

                              “The South’s Most Prestigious Wrestling Event”                              1st Time ever held in South Carolina.

                              Hosted by SC-USA Wrestling volunteers at Palmetto Expo Center,, in Greenville, S.C.

                              Athletes must qualify through their resident state in order to compete.

                              Coaches must be Copper or Bronze level certified and must have a current USAW coach’s card!

                              SPECIAL GUEST ATHETE CLINICIAN:               Ike Anderson,     Former Olympian & SC State Champion!

                              2003 SE Region tournament information and event fliers are located online, at the following websites:

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                              Ask for the USA Wrestling tournament rate when making reservations – Make reservations early!

               [Please stay at one of the hotels/motels listed below – They financially support SC-USAW & the tournament!


                              Hilton Inn           [Tournament Headquarters][1 mile from venue]                 $69 plus tax                                                                                   45 West Orchard Park Dr. Greenville, SC                                           1-864-232-4848



                                             Phoenix Inn [Across Street from venue]                                                $65 plus tax                                                                                   246 North Pleasantburg Drive Greenville, SC                                    1-864-233-4651


                                             Comfort Inn Executive Center [1/4 mile from venue]                        $58 plus tax

                                             540 North Pleasantburg Drive Greenville, SC                                    1-864-271-0060               





RE:        SC-USA Wrestling Tournaments [March 15th through May 17th]:

Registration & Weigh-ins from 8AM to 9:00AM (Sharp)                       1st whistle @ 10AM.          Headgear Highly Recommended!

Competitor Entry Fees:     FS=$8    GR=$8                 FS+GR=$12        [2 wt entries=$16]             *Max 2 entries

USA Wrestling cards may be purchased @ tournaments:          Competitor = $30              Coaches = $30

Wrestling Clinics by NCEP Bronze Certified Coaches held at every SC tournament from 9:00 - 9:30AM.


SC-USA Wrestling is an all-volunteer organization.           THANK YOU Parents & Volunteers for making a difference! 

Mat officials:                    Mat Officials Director Randall Balch [FILA Official] 1-803-793-0334 or e-mail:

Pairing officials:                            Pairings Director Christine Balch   1-803-793-0334

Coaching Certification: Coaches Director Ron Donlick, NCEP Silver Certified Coach               1-843-881-9795


State Chairman:   Rob Wiggs [FILA Official]              H-1-803-750-9724           W-1-803-737-1172          Cell# 1-803-447-2127                                   1016-J Bent Tree Lane                     email address:                       Fax# 1-803-737-9938

                              Columbia, S.C. 29210