Saints Wrestling Post Season

The individual tournament at New Ulm on March 6, 2022 marks the end of the regular season for our 2021-2022 wrestling season.  For wrestling families that are interested to learn more about the post-season, this page is for you.  There are 2 categories of post-season activities:

  • Individual district and region qualifier tournaments:  these are wrestling competitions to qualify as an individual for the NYWA state tournament.  Any wrestler can register and compete at district tournaments (see more in the next section).
  • Team region qualifier tournament:  this is a wrestling tournament that the wrestling team competes at to qualify for the NYWA team state tournament.  Wrestlers are appointed by the coaches to participate in this tournament (see more further below).

We have hotel rooms blocked off at the Kahler Grand Hotel for the duration of the individual and state tournament.

NOTE:  If for some reason the link above isn't working or you prefer to call instead, the number to call is 1-800-533-1655 and you can reference St. Peter Youth Wrestling room block to book.

Individual District and Region Tournaments

In order for an individual to advance to state the following would be the path:

  1. Quality at a District Level Event
  2. Qualify at a Regional Level Event
  3. Wrestle at State

NOTE:  All wrestlers must have an NYWA membership PRIOR to wrestling at these events. These can be purchased for $20 at nywa-mn.com. This membership will need to be renewed yearly.

District and Region Tournament Dates and Locations

St. Peter coaches will be attending District 2 tournaments - note if you go to a different district, the regional qualifier is in a different location.

Region 2 District tournaments are:
Albert Lea - Friday March 11th, 2022
Springfield - Saturday March 12th, 2022

If you qualify at Albert Lea, you do not need to go to Springfield. Qualifying at either of these tournaments will allow you to wrestle at regions. Typically it is top 2 in a bracket advance, but you will find that out the day of when you get to the tournament. They will notify the wrestlers at awards if you qualify.

Region 2 Regional tournament (If qualified)
Windom - Saturday March 26th

If you qualify high enough in Regions you will be qualified to wrestle at state. The wrestlers will be notified of this when you are at the region tournament.

Team Regional Tournament

St. Peter coaches will determine the team - there may or may not be wrestle offs for certain weights.  They will be in communication directly with parents with regards to team member appointments for all weight classes and alternates.

NOTE:  All wrestlers must have an NYWA membership PRIOR to wrestling at these events. These can be purchased for $20 at nywa-mn.com. This membership will need to be renewed yearly.

Team Tournament Location and Time

For the team qualification the path is Regions, then State (there is no district qualification for teams).  Team Regions for Region 2 will be Saturday March 19th, 2022 in Tracy MN.  If the team places high enough the team will qualify to wrestle at state in their team event, which is during the March 21-April 3 event.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the post-season please reach out to coach Jared at 507-351-0643

Saints Wrestling Post Season

The individual tournament at New Ulm on March 3, 2024 marks the end of the regular season for our 2023-2024 wrestling season.  For wrestling families that are interested to learn more about the post-season, this page is for you.  There are 2 categories of post-season activities:

  • Individual district and region qualifier tournaments:  these are wrestling competitions to qualify as an individual for the NYWA state tournament.  Any wrestler can register and compete at district tournaments (see more in the next section titled "Individual District and Regional Tournaments").
  • Team region qualifier tournament:  this is a wrestling tournament that the wrestling team competes at to qualify for the NYWA team state tournament.  Wrestlers are appointed by the coaches to participate in this tournament (see more in the section below titled "Team Regional Tournament").

The state tournament for 2024 runs from April 4th - April 7th.  Use our link below to book a hotel in Rochester at the Khaler Inn and Suites using our group rate.

Individual District and Region Tournaments

In order for an individual to advance to state the following would be the path:

  1. Quality at a District Level Event
  2. Qualify at a Regional Level Event
  3. Wrestle at State

NOTE:  All wrestlers must have an NYWA membership PRIOR to wrestling at these events. These can be purchased for $25 on the NYWA Members Page. This membership will need to be renewed yearly.

All information listed below can be found at the NYWA Tournament Calendar as well.

District and Region Tournament Dates and Locations

St. Peter coaches will be attending District 2 tournaments - note if you go to a different district, the regional qualifier is in a different location.  Also, there are often district tournaments called "Early Bird Qualifiers" that are available before the listed dates below that you can attend and qualify for regions ahead of time.  For all district and regional dates refer to the NYWA Tournament Calendar.

Region 2 District tournaments are:
Albert Lea - Friday March 8th, 2024
Springfield - Saturday March 9th, 2024

The above are the standard dates that we will have coaches represented at.  You can also choose to go to an early bird qualifier tournament if one is available.  Check the NYWA Calendar for more details.

If you qualify at Albert Lea, you do not need to go to Springfield. Qualifying at either of these tournaments will allow you to wrestle at regions. Typically it is top 2 in a bracket advance, but you will find that out the day of when you get to the tournament. They will notify the wrestlers at awards if you qualify.

Region 2 Regional tournament (if you qualified at a district tournament first)
Windom - Saturday March 23rd

If you qualify high enough in Regions you will be qualified to wrestle at state. The wrestlers will be notified of this when you are at the region tournament.

Team Regional Tournament

St. Peter coaches will determine the team - there may or may not be wrestle offs for certain weights.  They will be in communication directly with parents with regards to team member appointments for all weight classes and alternates.

NOTE:  All wrestlers must have an NYWA membership PRIOR to wrestling at these events. These can be purchased for $25 on the NYWA Members Page.  This membership will need to be renewed yearly.

Team Tournament Location and Time

For the team qualification the path is Regions, then State (there is no district qualification for teams).

Team Regions for Region 2 will be Saturday March 16th, 2024 in Tracy, MN.  If the team places high enough the team will qualify to wrestle at state in their team event, which is during the April 4 - April 7 event.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the post-season please reach out to coach Jared at 507-351-0643