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2016 Golf Tournament

The 2016 Dom ‘N Ali Golf Tournament will help raise money for the Wrestling and Baseball high school programs. Tournament Details: Tournament date: Sunday, July 24 Golfer registration deadline: July 11 Registration form is here. Cost: $85 per golfer; $325 … Continue reading

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CANCELLED: 4th Annual Grappling in the Gorge set for March 2

PLEASE NOTE: Due to circumstances beyond our control, this year’s Grappling in the Gorge Youth Wrestling Tournament is cancelled. We will have it next year. Click here to register your youth wrestler in the 4th Annual Grappling in the Gorge … Continue reading

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5th Annual King of the Ridge tournament to be held in Lehighton

The local youth wrestling organizations are sponsoring a televised championship match between the top 2 qualifying teams for this year’s King of the Ridge tournament. It will be held Feb. 23, 2014 at Lehighton Area High School. We are proud … Continue reading

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Takedown Club and general wrestling information

Our first match of the season is in the books and all the kids did a great job. We’re a very young program so please encourage your children to keep trying. They will get it. Here’s a link to the … Continue reading

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2013-2014 Elementary Wrestling Registration

Children ages 5 through 6th Grade are encouraged to sign-up for knee-hi wrestling. All experience levels are welcome. We have both beginner and varsity practices. The Benefits of Wrestling include: Help build cardio vascular strength Experience a team atmosphere Develops … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Grappling in the Gorge Tournament set

The 3rd Annual Grappling in the Gorge wrestling tournament, presented by the Jim Thorpe Takedown Club, will be Sunday, March 3 at Jim Thorpe Area High School. Registration deadline is Wednesday, February 27th. Limited to the first 250 applications. Please … Continue reading

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4th Annual King of the Ridge planned for Jim Thorpe High School

The 4th Annual King of the Ridge Wrestling Tournament is Sunday, Feb. 24 at Jim Thorpe Area High School. The tournament is presented by the elementary school wrestling programs from Palmerton, Lehighton, Jim Thorpe and Northern Lehigh. Sponsorship opportunities are … Continue reading

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Week of Dec. 31, 2012 practice schedule

Due to the New Year’s holiday and the fact that the mats are still at the high school, the practice schedule for JV and Varsity is: Thursday and Friday 6 – 8 p.m. Saturday, time tbd Practices are at the … Continue reading

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Santa’s Elves visit the knee-hi program

Santa met with two of Jim Thorpe’s knee-hi coaches recently and gave them tips on what to give the grapplers for Christmas. All of the gifts were things that would help the kids get better on the mat, like duct … Continue reading

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2012 Wrestle-off night

The 2012 Wrestling season for Jim Thorpe elementary through high school wrestlers will start tomorrow night with the annual Wrestle-Off Night. Wrestling starts at 6:30 and the community is invited to attend. We’ll have a bake sale and concessions. All … Continue reading

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