SportsEngine Registration: Atlantic Coast Wrestling

2017 Girls War Folkstyle Championships


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Welcome to the 2017 Girls War Folkstyle Championships Registration

You MUST be older than 18 AND have a SportsEngine account to register a wrestler in the Girls War Folkstyle Nationals  Championships Tournament!

In order to register your wrestler(s), parents must first create a Sport Ngin account in the parent's name and then register & pay for your wrestler(s) under YOUR (the parent) accountThis registration session will allow you to complete contact information, sign up your wrestler(s) for participation and submit payment. To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or checking account information available.

Following the completion of this registration, you will see a charge on your account from AtlanticCoastWrestling.

DESCRIPTION:  14th Annual War at the South Jersey Shore National Folkstyle Wrestling Championships at the Wildwoods Convention Center in Wildwood, NJ.  The 2017 War once again features a GIRLS ONLY tournament on Friday morning, April 14, as well as an ADULTS ONLY OPEN tournament on Saturday morning, April 15.  Girls are also welcome to wrestle in the traditional Boys War (Fri and Sat, April 14 & 15).

GIRLS REGISTRATION: Online Registration & Payment is mandatory via our Web site, THE REGISTRATION FEE is $35.00 per wrestler, and can be done online up until 11:59 PM, Friday, April 7, 2017. The Girls tournament will be held on Friday, starting at 10:00 AM. Tournament director reserves the right do modify the tournament schedule or combine weight classes as needed. LATE REGISTRATION FEE IS $45.00. Late Registration period is Saturday, April 8 until 11:59 PM, Wed, April 12, 2017. WALK-IN REGISTRATIONS ARE PERMITTED at Thursday night weigh-ins, April 10, 2017; WALK-IN FEE IS $45.00.

LOCATION: Wildwoods Convention Center, 4501 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ  08260; Easter Fri -Sat, April 14 and 15, 2017

HOTEL INFORMATION: Visit the ACWA Website ( to make online reservations at preferred event hotels. Most Wildwood hotels are still closed. Use the site's Hotels link to get a room.

WEIGH-INS: Thurs, April 13th, 2017; 5:00 –8:00 PM for all divisions at Wildwoods Convention Center. NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCE and NO WEIGHT CHANGES after Monday, April 10th! Wrestlers may ONLY make changes ONLINE via the site, with your SportsEngineUserID / Password established at registration. All competitors MUST weigh-in wearing a singlet or underwear and will be allowed a 0.2 overage for the singlet / underwear.

COMPETITION SCHEDULE: Friday, April 14th, 2017; 10:00 AM to completion. Awards presentation will take place immediately after completion of wrestling in each bracket and certification of results.

Divisions / Weight Classes: 3 Age Groups, Madison-style weight groupings created at Tournament Director’s discretion

  • Elementary School (less than 6th grade)
  • Middle School (grades 6 through 8)
  • High School (grades 9 through 12)

SEEDING:  NO SEEDING! Blind Draw, with separation of wrestlers from same state/team when possible.

MATCH LENGTHS:  Elementary School: 1-1-1; Middle School & High School: 2-1-1;  ALL Wrestle-backs1-1-1. OT for all age groups is  1 minute OT, 2 @ 30 second OT, Final 30 second Ultimate Tie Breaker.

GENERAL RULES:  Modified NFHS rules, with AGGRESSIVE STALLING ENFORCEMENT. Headgear and singlet required.

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS:  Unique Awards for 1st–3rd place

INDIVIDUAL WRESTLER ELIGIBILITY: For the Girls Division, be sure to bring copies of recent report cards for verification.

CONTACT INFO:  Email ONLY –, monitor for updates

ADMISSIONS/COACHES PASSES:  Daily Prices –Adults $15.00, Students 6 and up $10.00, under 6 free.  COACHES PASSES are $60 (price includes 2-day Admission Pass + access to mat area on arena floor. Only wrestler and a maximum of 2 coaches with passes will be admitted to the mat area during competition!!



Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

Donald Squires

Registration Questions

Phone: (609) 440-5848

To complete the 2017 Girls War Folkstyle Championships, please login or create an account.