Growing Wrestling Join NWCA

Why Wrestle?

Why wrestle? Wrestling is an inexpensive way to attract quality students and a passionate corporate community for support.

WHY WRESTLING BELONGS IN YOUR STATE:

  • Indigenous to your geographic area
  • Wrestling provides opportunities for all ages and sizes and promotes diversity
  • Opportunity for regionally competitive program
  • High school participation trends
  • Academic achievement of scholastic/collegiate wrestlers
  • Modest cost for establishing a program
  • Wrestling’s Famous Wrestlers

DIVERSITY ANYONE CAN BE INVOLVED:

  • Wrestling has weight classes from 106 lbs. to 285 lbs. so all students of any size have an opportunity to compete.
  • Historically, wrestling is a “blue collar” sport that attracts student-athletes from diverse socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Wrestling is one of the few sports that provides opportunities for the blind and physically handicapped.
  • Wrestling ranks 1st for the most 1st generation college students at iNCAA Sports.
  • Wrestling ranks at the top of NCAA sports in opportunity for minority athletes.