Thursday, September 27, 2012 By CISD Staff
Dragon Youth Wrestling Club Opens Oct. 2
DYW is committed growing the sport of wrestling in the Southlake community. All wrestlers will engage in a program that is vertically aligned with Carrolls successful varsity wrestling program, which has won back-to-back district championships and has placed in the top 10 in the state in the last two years under coach Joe Hathaway
DYW will host numerous clinics with professional coaches and former wrestlers, including Robert Prigmore (former Dragon state champ, current Division I wrestler), Michael Lightner (4-time Oklahoma state champ, 4-time NCAA Wrestling All-American, current Oklahoma Assistant Wrestling Coach), and Joe Comparin (2-time Texas state champ and former OU wrestler).
The coaching staff at DYW includes:
· Joe Hathaway, Head Wrestling Coach at Southlake Carroll High School. Coach Hathaway is a former college wrestler who has been coaching wrestling for the past 8 years.
· Dave Lehman, formerly of Dollumar Wrestling and Texas Grapplers. Coach Lehman has 30+ years of coaching experience and is a recognized USA wrestling official.
· Beau Hohmann, Middle School Wrestling Coach. Coach Hohman is a former college wrestler who has been coaching wrestling for 6 years.
WHAT IMPORTANT INFORMATION DO YOU NEED TO KNOW?
PARENT MEETING: 6 p.m. on first day of practice (10/2/12)
AGES: 5-14 years old or Kindergarten-6th grade
All ages will have the same practice times but will be divided by age during practices
LOCATION: Carroll’s brand new, state-of-the-art wrestling room at Carroll High School
Start Date: 10/2/2012 (First Pre-Season Practice)
End Date: 2/15/2013 (TXUSAW Youth State Tournament)
Practices Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Practice Times: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Pre-Season: 10/2/12 – 11/15/12 - $75
Regular Season: 11/26/12 – 2/15/13 - $125
Both Seasons: $150
(Registration includes free team shirt and shorts.)