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Mankato Area Wrestling Club


2019 Spring Freestyle/Greco Wrestling


Spring 2019 starts March 19th!

Our coaching staff includes Andrew McFall (MSU 125 lb. starter), Dylan Herman (former

MSU wrestler), and Mike Davis (former East and MSU wrestler)

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 19th through May 9th

Time: 6:30-8:00pm for K-12

Place: Mirror Room - Mankato East High School

Cost: $65 with an active USA Card & $100 without an active USA Card

The Mankato Area Youth Wrestling Club has been in operation for over 25 years serving Greater Mankato, North Mankato and the surrounding area. Practices consist of skill training, technique, conditioning and live wrestling. There will be heavy emphasis on the rules and techniques for the international styles of wrestling, Freestyle and Greco-Roman as well as those skills that translate to the traditional American style of Folkstyle as competed in at the High School and College levels.experience for all participants.


Wrestlers should dress appropriately for physical activity. Appropriate attire consists of t-shirt and shorts or if preferred (but not required) wrestling singlets. Wrestling shoes are also recommended but not required. T-shirts and shorts should not have buttons, zippers or be too loose so as to cause danger to either yourself or others.

Practices will be held from 6:30-8:00 for grades K-12 at Mankato East High School on Tuesday and Thursday nights beginning on March 19th. Registration will be done online this year! Register here:



An up to date calendar listing all practice dates and tournaments will be available on our website at An up to date schedule of suggested tournaments will be provided by the tournament director and be available on the website. Participation in these tournaments are highly recommended but not required. Competition allows the athletes to test themselves and put into action the skills they are learning throughout the year.

Mustang's Compete at State!

Huge shout out to Mankato West's Wyatt Block and Mankato East's Kolin Baier and Spencer Ruedy for talking with the youth state bound kids tonight! 
Also special thanks to all the sponsors for sending our boys off in style: Fromms Auto, Country Craftology, Land to Home Development, BnB Tree, Minnesota Elevator Incorporated, Mankato Misc, Mankato Landshapes, Champlin Auto Wash, John Scholtes family, Spray Away SoftWash, and US Bank. 
You boys make Mankato proud! Way to represent!


Future state champions with 220lb AA runner-up Zachary Jakes, 106lb AA State Champion Charlie PIckell and 285lb AA State Champion Logan Swanson

Why Wrestle Freestyle and Greco-Roman

Click here to find out what a former Dan Gable trained NCAA Champion has to say about spring/summer wrestling