37th Annual Jon Davis Kids Open
|Questions:||Contact the IKWF office at (708) 206-0701 or email.|
|Membership:||This is a USA Wrestling sanctioned event. Wrestlers must have a 2021-22 USA Wrestling athlete membership.|
Weigh-ins: January 15, 2022 only.
Wrestling: January 16, 2022.
|Where:||Bank of Springfield Center, Springfield|
Pre-Registration: $20 - non-refundable. Pre-registration ends January 12, 2020, 11:59 pm.
Onsite: $40 - non-refundable.
No registration accepted at satellite weigh-in sites.
|Preregister:||Pre-registration is closed.|
|Awards:||Open-Bantam: Top 4 receive a medal.
Girls; Open-Intermediate, Open-Novice, Open-Senior; All elite divisions: Top 5 receive a medal.
Onsite: Saturday, January 15th only, 3 to 5 pm. Meeting Room B11-C.
Satellite: Saturday, January 15th only.
Satellite weigh-in sites will be listed on the front page of this website when they become known.
All wrestlers must weigh-in wearing a competition singlet.
All wrestlers must pass hair, fingernail, and skin condition checks prior to weigh-in (this occurs just prior to attempting to weigh-in).
All questionable skin conditions must be reported on the IHSA Skin Condition Form and brought to weigh-in.
|Wrestling:||January 16th only. Wrestling will begin at approximately 9 am. All wrestlers should be in the arena by 8:30 am.|
|Coaching:||There is no coaching allowed at this event.|
Adults (14 years old and up): $5
Children (6 to 13 years old): $3
Children under 6 years old are FREE.
|Officials:||All officials are registered with the United States Wrestling Officials Association (USWOA).|
|Rules:||National Federation of State High School Association rules with IKWF modifications listed in the by-laws.|
* Wrestlers CANNOT move up divisions.
* A wrestler can wrestle in only ONE division.
* Girls must wrestle in the Girls division unless they are a returning IKWF Novice or Senior division state qualifier or better.
* Elite division wrestlers will officially declare their weight class when they step on the scale to weigh-in for the tournament.
* Mandatory: Returning IKWF Novice and Senior division state qualifiers or better MUST wrestle in one of the elite divisions.
* No high school wrestlers allowed. This event is for wrestlers in 8th grade and lower.
The age of every wrestler in the tournament is determined by their age on September 1st, 2019.
Girls: born 9/1/2006 through 12/31/2015
Open-Bantam: born 1/1/2013 through 12/31/2015
Open-Intermediate: born 1/1/2011 through 12/31/2013
Open-Novice: born 1/1/2009 through 12/31/2011
Open-Senior: born 9/1/2006 through 12/31/2009
Intermediate: born 1/1/2011 through 12/31/2013
Novice: born 1/1/2009 through 12/31/2011
Senior: born 9/1/2006 through 12/31/2009
|Elite Division Weight Classes:||
Intermediate: 50, 54, 59, 64, 70, 76, 83, 90, 98, 106, 115, 125, 134, 156, 177
Novice: 60, 64, 69, 74, 80, 86, 93, 100, 108, 116, 125, 134, 154, 178, 215
Senior: 70, 74, 79, 84, 90, 96, 103, 110, 118, 126, 135, 144, 154, 164, 176, 188, 215, 275
Open-Bantam: 4-man blocked weights.
Girls, Open-Intermediate; Open-Novice; Open-Senior: 8-man blocked weights.
Intermediate, Novice, and Senior Elite: Double elimination bracket with wrestle backs to 3rd place.
*All bracketing dependent on the number of entries.
*If there are not enough girls division entries, girls will be moved to any of the open divisions based upon their IKWF age.
*3-man, 4-man, 5-man, and 6-man round robin brackets may be used in place of the bracket types mentioned above.
Girls, Intermediate Elite, and Open Divisions: 1 min., 1 min., 1 min. (no rest between periods).
Novice and Senior Elite: 1.5 min., 1.5 min., 1.5 min. (no rest between periods).