- Senior and Novice Team Champions: Martinez Fox Valley Elite
- Jim Didi Award: Phil Wade - Road Warriors
- Marty Combes Award: Kennedy Blades - Martinez Fox Valley Elite
- Ron Urwin Award: Anthony Glauser - The Wrestling Factory
Also, a special congratulations to Kennedy Blades of Martinez Fox Valley Elite for becoming the IKWF's first female state champion.
Dual Meet State Championships
Congratulations to Force Wrestling, 2016 Dual Meet State Champions
Jon Davis Kids Open
Once again, the Kids Open was a huge success. Thanks to all the volunteers who helped make it a successful event.
Important Dates for the 2015-16:
- November 28, 2015: Deadline for IKWF wrestlers who purchase their USAW competitor card for pre-season training purposes or as an "unattached" wrestler to officially declare their IKWF club for the IKWF competition season. Failure to declare a club will result in loss of IKWF State Series eligibility (dual meet and individual).
- December 5, 2015: IKWF Competition start date
- January 16 & 17, 2016: Jon Davis Kids Open @ Prairie Capital Convention Center, Springfield
- January 31, 2016: IKWF Dual Meet State Championships, Willowbrook High School, Villa Park
- February 6, 2016: Postmark mailing deadline to add wrestlers, coaches, and coach's NCEP certification to a club's active roster for the 2016 IKWF State Series.
- February 27 or 28, 2016: Regionals
- March 5, 2016: Sectionals
- March 10, 11, & 12, 2016: IKWF State Championships, BMO Harris Bank Center, Rockford