Women's Wrestling Facts and Resources

General Facts and Stats:

Information on Women's College Wrestling Association (WCWA):

  • WCWA serves as the governing body for women’s college wrestling
  • WCWA competes at NWCA National Duals
  • WCWA National Tournament will have 200+ athletes competing at it.
  • There 20 current college teams that are current members, a growth of 2 colleges per year.
  • All colleges have 30+ members per team.
  • All members offer athletic scholarships to athletes
  • WCWA follow International Freestyle Rules
  • WCWA members also compete in USAW Senior and Jr. Fila events
  • WCWA college recruiting fare is held during the USAW Girls Folkstyle National
  • WCWA members must follow eligibility rules similar to NCAA and NAIA rules.
  • WCWA members will be using NWCA OPC for wt certification in the future.