wrestling · Franklin Central Youth Wrestling Club


If your son/daughter is interested in participating in a fun an challenging sport please read the information below. You can sign up and register for club wrestling @

The 2018/2019 season is around the corner. This year, many changes will be implemented to better serve our wrestling family. Below is information regarding the season, fee’s and important dates.



November 5, 2018 @ 6:00p – Camp will start for all types of wrestlers. Camp will be held at Franklin Central H.S. wrestling room. You can enter Door 15N (South of the Freshman Academy). Go through the right side double doors and the wrestling room will be on the right side.

Things to bring for camp: Water bottle, Small towel, mouthpiece, headgear, WRESTLING SHOES. Attire for camp is t-shirt (body fitting) and shorts (no shorts below knees). An extra shirt is recommended for the trip home if your child sweats during practices.

Camp will be Monday thru Thursday, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. Wrestlers may be split into two different groups (Advanced and Beginner).

Beginning the week of November 12, regular practices will start. Advanced wrestlers will practice on Tuesday and Thursday, 6-730p, weekly. The beginner’s practices are still being determined but will know by end of camp week.


Tournament Information –

Tournaments will be made available as soon as we get the list. This generally happens mid October. Your child DOES NOT have to participate in the tournaments, however, it is highly encouraged. There will be a variety of beginner and open (anyone) tournaments to choose from. Our club generally selects a tournament where you will have coaches present to assist your child while wrestling. Tournaments may fall on Saturday or Sunday and generally will begin in the morning. Some beginner tournaments have a start time of 11:00 am. Our tournaments are usually in the Indianapolis area, however, some tournaments can be as far as Illinois.


Requirements –

All wrestlers must have a current USAW card. You can obtain this card by visiting www.usawmembership.com. Your child will not be able to participate without this card. Please bring a COPY of the card for the club to keep in our files the duration of the season

A physical is not required, but strongly encouraged for your child. Please consult with your physician regarding your child participating in this sport.


Registration Fees –

Club fee’s are $135 for the season. This will include singlet, club shirt (given the last day of camp) and end of season award. From time to time, the club will have various pizza parties for the wrestlers.