Category Archives: Takedown Club

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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New boards installed, Wrestle-Off night scheduled

The 2012-2013 Jim Thorpe Wrestling Booster Club board was elected at the Monday night meeting. The board comprises: > Janice Ohl, president > Wendy Rodriguez, VP/Secretary > Brian Schwartz, treasurer > Terry Levan, Representative as assistant wrestling coach Cheryl Mauro, … Continue reading

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Summer Practice Sessions Scheduled

The Jim Thorpe Takedown Club is hosting summer practice sessions for athletes interested in wrestling. The hour-long sessions will be June 18 & 27th, July 25 & 30th, and August 13th and 22nd. The sessions are from 7 – 8 … Continue reading

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New Jim Thorpe Wrestling Singlets

Brian Schwartz designed a new singlet and he’s making it available at cost through the singlet company. The singlet is available to ALL wrestlers who want to order one — knee-hi through high school. Image of singlet is at left. … Continue reading

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Important Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 21 2012 — 80′s Dance, fundraiser for the Jim Thorpe Takedown Club. Tickets are still available. Please call 325-2911. Sunday, January 29 2012 — VEWL Quad Meet @ Jim Thorpe. We will need volunteers for concession stand and … Continue reading

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80′s Dance tickets are here!

The popular Takedown Club 80′s dance is Saturday, January 21st and Penn Forest Fire Company #1′s brand-new Whispering Pines banquet/dance hall. Click here for the official flier. Tickets are $25/each or $40 per couple and includes all you can drink … Continue reading

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Takedown Club meeting, Monday, Dec. 19

We are meeting at the Mauch Chunk Rod & Gun Club, Reservoir Road.

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Takedown Club Meeting Feb. 28

There will be a Takedown Club meeting Monday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Jim Thorpe Area High School cafeteria. The agenda includes the Grappling in the Gorge home tournament which is March 13 and the year-end knee-hi banquet. … Continue reading

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Jan. 27 Takedown Club meeting agenda

Jim Thorpe Takedown Club Meeting Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011 Agenda Phone Chain: *Brian Hydro, Melissa Acker?? Communication Tools: Main communication will be on our website: www.jimthorpewrestling.com Secondary communication can be used on Brian Hydro’s Jim Thorpe Wrestling facebook page. … Continue reading

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Takedown Club Meeting Notes

The Takedown Club met tonight at 7 p.m. at the high school. Several ideas were shared on how to help make the Jim Thorpe Wrestling program as a whole better, starting with the knee-hi program: 1. Recruitment – all parents … Continue reading

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