All K-8th grade wrestlers who are FIRST year wrestlers should be attending this week of training. We will start November 7th @ 5:30PM in the MPR. There will also be sign ups prior to practice starting @ 5:00PM. Wrestlers will learn our warm up routines and start learning techniques & drills. This week will greatly accelerate your wrestlers learning curve and ease their transition into the sport. All returning wrestlers will be reporting to training on Monday Nov. 14th @ 5:30PM.

2016-17 Registration & Information Meeting, October 13th @ 6:00PM

Hello Bidwell Wrestling Academy wrestlers & families. I hope everyone has had a great summer and has settled into the new school year. We will have our Registration/Information Meeting on Thursday October 13th @ 6:00PM, Bidwell JHS Library. We will have paperwork to fill out and will be accepting registration dues after the meeting, payment will be in the form of Cash, Check or CC. We are looking forward to seeing everyone back on the mat !!!

Bidwell Wrestling E-Store

We now have an E-Store for the Bidwell Wrestling Academy !! The link is, currently there is old school gear in limited sizes with more vintage gear being posted soon. We will also add preregistration for the 2016-17 season very soon as well !! I hope all our wrestlers & families have a happy & safe summer break.

End of Season Dinner Tuesday, March 22nd @ 6:00PM

End of Season Dinner Tuesday, March 22nd @ 6:00PM

We will be having our end of the year team dinner on Tuesday March 22nd @ 6:00PM, Shenanigan’s. We will be serving pizza & salad for dinner and afterwards presenting awards for our Elementary & Varsity teams. If you have not returned your wrestler’s singlet, please do so this evening. See everyone next week !!

Open Mat 3/7 for all female athletes, Grades K-8

March 5th – 13th is designated as women’s wrestling week by USA Wrestling. As such we have the ability to open the mat to all female athletes who would be interested in an intro to the sport of wrestling, NO USA card will be required during this period. Of course the standard waivers/medical release will need to be filled out. This coming Monday if there are any friends with daughters or classmates grades K-8 who have an interest please have them come or bring them to our wrestling room on Monday @ 5:30PM during our regular practice time. All participants should be dressed in athletic attire to work out in, shoes are not required. If there are any questions please feel free to email,

North Section Results !!!

Bidwell Wrestling Academy places four wrestlers at the Northern Section Tournament. Xavier Gower won the 89 lbs. weight class and took home light weight MVP honors. Grant Hotchkiss took 3rd at 103 lbs. and Alijah Hernandez 4th at the same weight class. Dillan Melton also took 4th at 76 lbs. Up next for those wrestlers who qualified is the Tournament of Champions on March 12th.


Varsity Practice Feb. 19th, NO League Meet Feb. 20th

There will be varsity practice at the regularly scheduled time this Friday, Feb. 19th. There is NO League meet this Saturday and the next tournament is the North Section Tournament on Feb. 27th. There will be a meeting to determine which wrestlers will be moving on to the Section Tournament and we will be letting everyone know those results next week at practice.

NO Varsity Practice Monday Feb. 15th

There will be no practice on Monday, President’s Day, Feb. 15th. We will return to the wrestling room on Wednesday at our normal time, 5:30-7:00PM. The varsity wrestlers will receive their Chili Cook Off tickets on Wednesday, please make sure your parents receive them that evening. The event is scheduled for March 11th @ 6:00PM, Eagles Hall. Please make sure families purchase their family’s ticket from themselves, as an example I will be purchasing a family ticket and sell the second one to another family who has interest for next winter. Once all of our tickets are passed out we will have a meeting to discuss any question regarding our fundraiser, possibly that Friday or Monday the 22nd. Thank you