ATTENTION!
The recent increase in positive Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths has caused the local risk dial to be moved to the red area. That said, in the interest of safety for the wrestlers, volunteers and their families, the decision has been made to postpone the Cornhusker State Games Heartland Havoc wrestling event scheduled for this weekend, November 14-15. More details will be emailed and posted as soon as possible.  We appreciate you understanding on this matter. 

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ATTENTION!
The recent increase in positive Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths has caused the local risk dial to be moved to the red area. That said, in the interest of safety for the wrestlers, volunteers and their families, the decision has been made to postpone the Cornhusker State Games Heartland Havoc wrestling event scheduled for this weekend, November 14-15. More details will be emailed and posted as soon as possible.  We appreciate you understanding on this matter.
If you have specific questions about registrations or the tournament, please contact the tournament director David Charroin at csgwrestling@gmail.com
If you wish to speak with David, please include your phone number in the email.


DATES: TBA

SITE: Lancaster Event Center, Pavilion 1 – View Map

ADMISSION:
Online pre-tournament purchase preferred

General Admission – Adults: $6
General Admission – Students (5-18 Years): $2
General Admission – Children (4 & Younger): FREE

Due to covid-19 please limit attendance to immediate family members (max of 4), Masks are required to be worn at all times by fans and coaches, wrestlers must wear masks between matches as per current DHM restrictions and Lincoln, Lancaster County Health Department guidance.

COMPETITION TIMELINE:

Saturday, November 14 –

Session 1 – Pre K – K – Start time 9 am

Session 2 – 1st – 2nd – Start time: 12 pm or 30 minutes after conclusion of session 1

Session 3 – 9th – 12th – Start time: 3 pm or 30 minutes after conclusion of session 2

(30 mins between sessions to allow for cleaning of mats)

Sunday, November 15:

Session 4 – 3rd – 4th  – Start time: 9 am

Session 5 – 5th – 6th – Start time: 12:00 pm or 30 minutes after conclusion of session 4

Session 6 – 7th – 8th – Start time: 3 pm or 30 minutes after conclusion of session 2

Session 6 – Open Division – Start time: 3 pm or 30 minutes after conclusion of session 5

AWARDS

MEDALS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three wrestlers in each bracket.

Team Awards for 1st and 2nd (High school and Club divisions)

Weigh-In Schedule

ATTENTION!
The recent increase in positive Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths has caused the local risk dial to be moved to the red area. That said, in the interest of safety for the wrestlers, volunteers and their families, the decision has been made to postpone the Cornhusker State Games Heartland Havoc wrestling event scheduled for this weekend, November 14-15. More details will be emailed and posted as soon as possible.  We appreciate you understanding on this matter.
If you have specific questions about registrations or the tournament, please contact the tournament director David Charroin at csgwrestling@gmail.com
If you wish to speak with David, please include your phone number in the email.


Weigh In Schedule

Weigh ins will be held Friday, November 13 and Saturday, November 14 from 5pm-10pm at Lancaster Event Center

Satellite weigh in sites (TBA)
*If you would like to host a satellite weigh in, Certified Referee must be present for Satellite weigh in.  Please contact Dave or Craig (see below for contact information)

Weight classes:

Open and PreK-K actual weight (weight classes will be determined)
1st-2nd: 40, 45, 50, 53, 56, 59, 62, 65, 70, 75, 85, 95, 115, 140

3rd-4th: 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 140, 160

5th-6th: 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 100, 105, 112, 120, 130, 140, 160, 200, 250

7th-8th: 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 102, 110, 117, 125, 132, 140, 150, 160, 175, 195, 220, 275

High School: 104, 111, 118, 125, 131, 137, 143, 150, 157, 165, 175, 187, 200, 225, 290

*Girls division may have to combine weights for bracketing or they can be placed in the same grade division as boys, you may select either option after weigh ins.

****.2 (singlet) WEIGHT ALLOWANCE FOR ALL WEIGHT CLASSES/DIVISIONS

Wrestlers must weigh-in wearing either a singlet or gym shorts.

A referee will inspect wrestlers for the presence of oils or greasy substances on the body, all jewelry, long fingernails, skin condition, health, and safety measures. Wrestlers suspected of having skin conditions will not be allowed to compete without current approval letter/form from a medical doctor.

Competition Format & Rules

ATTENTION!
The recent increase in positive Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths has caused the local risk dial to be moved to the red area. That said, in the interest of safety for the wrestlers, volunteers and their families, the decision has been made to postpone the Cornhusker State Games Heartland Havoc wrestling event scheduled for this weekend, November 14-15. More details will be emailed and posted as soon as possible.  We appreciate you understanding on this matter.
If you have specific questions about registrations or the tournament, please contact the tournament director David Charroin at csgwrestling@gmail.com
If you wish to speak with David, please include your phone number in the email.


BRACKETING:

Trackwrestling will be used to manage the tournament.

8 man brackets double elimination with true 2nd

***For weights with more than 8 wrestlers signed up extra brackets will be built***

A Champ of Champs, single elimination bracket will be wrestled at the conclusion of that weights brackets. (only for weights with extra brackets)

Event directors will attempt to pair wrestlers up as fairly as possible with a maximum weight difference of 10% for the Pre K – Kindergarten group.

Wrestling will be completed on full mats!

 

RULE modifications:

NFHS Wrestling Rules

Length of Periods for Grade Divisions

PreK-4th grade divisions are 60 second periods for all 3 periods on both the championship and consolation sides.

5th grade and above divisions all 3 periods – 90 seconds, on the championship side and 1st period 60 seconds 2nd & 3rd period- 90 seconds period on the consolation side.

NFHS overtime rules will be used.

HAIR LENGTH & FACIAL HAIR: Typically, the Cornhusker State Games is not as strict with high school hair length standards. However, wrestlers with long hair are strongly encouraged to wear a hair net during competition. Participants with long or rough beards will be asked to shave before competition. Please help the Cornhusker State Games maintain a safe environment for everyone.

UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT:

Uniforms: Wrestlers are strongly encouraged to wear a singlet, but are allowed to compete in tight-fitting t-shirts and gym shorts. Tights or compression shorts are allowed to be worn under the singlet.

Equipment: Wrestling shoes and head gear are required. Shoelaces either covered or taped. Singlet is suggested.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

ATTENTION!
The recent increase in positive Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths has caused the local risk dial to be moved to the red area. That said, in the interest of safety for the wrestlers, volunteers and their families, the decision has been made to postpone the Cornhusker State Games Heartland Havoc wrestling event scheduled for this weekend, November 14-15. More details will be emailed and posted as soon as possible.  We appreciate you understanding on this matter.
If you have specific questions about registrations or the tournament, please contact the tournament director David Charroin at csgwrestling@gmail.com
If you wish to speak with David, please include your phone number in the email.


USA WRESTLING INSURANCE REQUIRED
$35 for all insured wrestlers.
$60 for walk-ins. (NO REFUNDS)
*Limited to the first 1500 wrestlers and must have USA Wrestling Insurance Card.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2020 Cornhusker State Games wrestling tournament; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free athlete admission.

Register before November 7th to have name included on participant list for commemorative T-Shirt that will be available from vendor.

 

Athlete Packets

 

ATHLETE PACKETS

Will be available on site at weigh ins and morning of wrestling

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Wrestling Co-Director David Charroin at dcharroin@unl.edu. Co-Director Craig Hellwege at chellwege@gmail.com. If you wish to speak with David or Craig, please include your phone number in the email.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

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