With the 2015-16 now upon us, the following web pages on this site have been updated:
- Home Page
- Age Groups
Membership Dues Increase: The following fees have been increased for the 2015-16 season
- Club Charter - $160 (up from $140)
- Event Sanction - $120 (up from $100)
- Coach Membership - $35 (up from $30)
All other fees remain the same from the 2014-15 membership year.
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 27 or 28, 2016: Regionals
- March 5, 2016: Sectionals
- March 10, 11, & 12, 2016: IKWF State Championships, BMO Harris Bank Center, Rockford
More updates are coming soon.
2015 IKWF State Championships Recap
Once again the IKWF State Championships was a huge success. We'd like to thank all the volunteers who make the IKWF State Championships one of the premier wrestling events in the country. Also, volunteers are the heart and soul of our organization. For the long months, days, and hours put in by the 1,000's of volunteer coaches and club administrators, we can not thank enough for your efforts.
- Senior Division Team Champions: Bolingbrook Junior Raiders
- Novice Division Team Champions: Martinez Fox Valley Elite
- Jim Didi Coach of the Year: Mark King, Lions WC
- Ron Urwin Award Winner: Juan Bazuldua, Martinez Fox Valley Elite
- Marty Combes Award Winner: Drew Nash, Lemont Bears
Click here to view the IKWF State Championships results in trackwrestling.
Dual Meet State Championships
Congratulations to the Bolingbrook Junior Raiders, 2015 Dual Meet State Champions! Full placements are as follows:
1 - Bolingbrook Junior Raiders
2 - Martinez Fox Valley Elite
3 - Champaign WC
4 - Force WC
5 - Edwardsville WC
6 - Celtic Elite
7 - The Wrestling Factory
8 - Crystal Lake Wizards
Click this link to view the tournament results in trackwrestling: IKWF Dual Meet State Championships