MISSISSIPPI WRESTLING FOUNDATION

OUR MISSION:

To grow wrestling at all levels and to develop Mississippi’s youth into dedicated, disciplined, and hard-working leaders.

 

2021-22 WRESTLING NEWS/INFORMATION

OPPORTUNITIES THIS SUMMER FOR COACH AND OFFICIAL'S TRAINING:

COACHING:

  • NWCA Scholastic Leadership Academy Presented by The United States Marine Corps - 1 day training at MHSAA Headquarters, 1201 Clinton Raymond Road, Clinton, MS 39056 August 14 from 8am-2pm - Free for participants - REGISTER HERE

  • USA Wrestling Copper Coach Certification - Online. Cost $50 (must also register and purchase a USA Wrestling Leader Membership by signing up and paying $40).

  • There are clubs in Oxford, Tupelo, and Vancleave for coaches who would like to watch or participate in practices.

OFFICIATING:

  • North Mississippi Official's clinic by 50 year veteran and hall of fame official at Ultimate Fitness & MMA (UFM) in Tupelo, MS. July 10 - cost is $10/person - Event has passed

  • South Mississippi Official's clinic in Ocean Springs - date TBD. Individuals or schools can reach out to the Mississippi Wrestling Foundation that are interested in helping to grow the sport or schools' interest in starting a wrestling program. 

YOUTH/CLUB TEAMS

OXFORD WRESTLING CLUB

Coach Beckerdite  /  (618) 795-2291  /  oxfordwrestlingclub@yahoo.com

TUPELO WRESTLING

Coach Fox  /  (614) 517-3081  /  tupelowrestling@gmail.com

GULF COAST WRESTLING CLUB

Coach Sutherland  /  (850) 461-7318  /  davidsutherland@sipwrestling.org

DESOTO COUNTY  WRESTLING CLUB @ CONXION

Coach Knox  /  (662) 6073884  /  ckknox1121@yahoo.com

MERIDIAN WRESTLING CLUB

Coach Byers  /  (601) 480-8449  /  richard.byers66@gmail.com

PARTICIPATING HIGH SCHOOLS:

NORTH MISSISSIPPI

  • Southaven HS

  • Center Hill HS

  • North Pontotoc HS

  • South Pontotoc HS

  • Starkville HS

  • Mississippi School for the Deaf and Blind

  • St. Andrew’s Episcopal School

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI

  • Ocean Springs HS

  • Vancleave HS

  • St. Martin HS

  • East Central HS

HOW TO DONATE:

Donations go directly towards funding school programs, officials/coaches training, and purchasing wrestling mats. Give through PayPal below or contact us directly for other forms of payment. Any donation helps in aiding our cause to grow wrestling throughout the state!

GET IN TOUCH

1715 McCullough Blvd., Suite A

Tupelo, MS 38801

brianfox@sipwrestling.org

Tel: (614) 517-3081

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