Category Archives: Elementary

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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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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Knee-Hi wrestlers celebrate the season

The knee-hi wrestling program celebrated the end of their season with a banquet last night, March 30, 2011, at the Jim Thorpe Area High School. In attendance were the coaches, parents, varsity high school coach Shawn Albert, and guest speaker, … Continue reading

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Acker, Hubbard place at Moore Township tourney

Elementary school program wrestlers, Brody Acker and Ian Hubbard, placed in the second annual Lauren’s Hope Foundation wrestling tournament today in Moore Township. Acker placed second at the 100-pound weight and Hubbard took first  in the 70-pound weight class. The tournament is a … Continue reading

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Knee-hi wrestlers do well at Tri-Valley

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KNEE-HI PRACTICE

Tues, Wed & Thur Feb 16,17 & 18 6:30-8:30 at JTHS These are optional practices for all knee-hi wrestlers. Those participating in the Jim Thorpe Takedown Club’s Grappling in the Gorge Tournament should attend. Coaches will be attending other tournaments … Continue reading

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Six medal at Mahanoy

Six elementary school wrestlers attended the Mahanoy Area Tournament Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011. All wrestled well and received medals.

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ACC Match

The JV’s won their match Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011 versus Allentown Central Catholic and the Varsity wrestlers wrestled hard. Pictures are here: If you’d like reprints, please email kathymschwartz@gmail.com. Four by six sized reprints are $1.50 each. Additional sizes available. … Continue reading

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Elementary wrestlers take on Pen Argyl, Bangor

Here are some pictures from Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011 when the elementary wrestling squad traveled to Allentown to face Pen Argyl and Bangor. If you’d like reprints, please email kathymschwartz@gmail.com. Reprints (4×6) are $1.50 each.

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