Category Archives: 2012 Season

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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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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