At the beginning of the each calendar year, Scholastic / Folkstyle events within the state start off with the Kids Scholastic State Championships (Boys and Girls) and Girls State Championships (Girls ONLY). The Kids Scholastic State Championships consists of 9 regional Qualifiers that each send their Top 3 place winners to the State Finals event in March. The Girls State Championships is a one-day event that is being held on the same weekend as the Kids State Finals in Trenton. Please be sure to check the Registration Flyer for dates and times of weigh-ins for each qualifier.
Top Three regional place winners qualify to wrestle in the USAW-NJ Kids Scholastic State Championships. If your wrestler places in the Top Three you must familiarize yourself AND YOUR WRESTLER with the rules associated with the USA Wrestling - New Jersey State Championships on March 9 & 10 in Trenton, NJ. The rules are available in the document (PDF) presented BELOW:
THE 2020 USAW-NJ SCHOLASTIC STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR BOYS & GIRLS HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
Due to the widening spread of COVID-19 and the resultant pandemic, a decision has been made to cancel this year's event. Additional details are provided in the statement from USAW-NJ's Chairman below.
STATEMENT FROM USAW-NJ
COVID 19 EFFECT ON STATE FINALS
Friday, March 13, 2020
2020 Kids State Qualifier Links & Info (select tab):
Archived footage from the 2019 USAW-NJ Scholastic State Championships is available in partnership with FloWrestling. Scores and video were available all weekend for all divisions as the best of the best hooked it up on Saturday and Sunday, March 9 & 10, 2019, at the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, NJ.
You'll need a FloWrestling PRO account to access the archived footage from the event; match scoring / brackets are available for FREE, but video footage will require a FloWrestling account.
Follow the graphic link (below) to view the ARCHIVED Stream from Championships Weekend:
USAW-NJ is once again partnering with Springhill Suites Marriott EWING-PRINCETON SOUTH to provide lodging for parents, athletes and coaches for the 2020 Scholastic State Championships on March 14 and 15, 2020. The location features spacious suites and inspiring design for the competitive edge!
Contact the Front Desk at 609-530-0900 and reference GROUP CODE UWC or reserve online at: https://goo.gl/vyPi3N Click on the flyer below for more details: