Grapplers to Vie for 2015 Nebraska State Titles

This Thursday, Friday and Saturday, hundreds of wrestlers from all corners of the Cornhusker State will converge on CenturyLink Center in Omaha for the 2015 Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) state wrestling championships.

When the smoke clears, individual and team state champions will be crowned in four enrollment classifications.

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Land of Lincoln Wrestlers and Teams to Vie for 2015 State Titles

The State Farm Center in Champaign will be buzzing with non-stop grappling action this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the 2015 Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Wrestling Individual State Tournament.

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New Mexico State Wrestling Championships to be held Saturday

The scenic and breathtaking Land of Enchantment will be the setting as the New Mexico Activities Association (NMAA) conducts its 2014 state wrestling championships Friday and Saturday at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho.

When the smoke clears, state champions will be decided in three enrollment classifications – Class AAA, Class AAAA and Class AAAAA.  There is an abundance of outstanding grappling talent throughout all three classes, with several wrestlers already owning multiple state championships.

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Weather Delays

This  week, the Southeast, MidAtlantic and Northeast were slammed with wintry weather.  Putting safety first means that many state’s have postponed planned championships for this weekend in order to give their student athletes safe roads to travel and ample time to prepare.

Below is a quick recap of all the scheduling changes we are currently aware of. Please check in with your local association for further details and check the schedule at the NFHS Network for updates.

ALABAMA

Wrestling: The AHSAA has moved some of its preliminary matches from Friday to Saturday. The NFHS Network was originally only going to be covering the finals on Saturday, however, we will now stream a switched production of the whole day’s events on Saturday starting at 10am leading up to the  finals coverage on Saturday at 2pm ET.

CONNECTICUT

Indoor Track:  Connecticut is delaying their Indoor Track Championships originally scheduled for this Saturday to Monday, February 17 at 3:00 pm ET.

GEORGIA

Wrestling: Originally scheduled for this weekend, the wrestling championships have been rescheduled for next Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22. New times and schedule of events to be announced.

  • Class A: Saturday, February 22 at Commerce High School, Schedule TBA
  • Class AA: Saturday, February 22 at Toombs County High School, Schedule TBA
  • Class AAA: Saturday, February 22a t Buford High School, Schedule TBA
  • Class AAAA: Friday & Saturday, February 21 – 22 at West Laurens High School, Schedule TBA
  • Class AAAAA: Friday & Saturday, February 21 – 22 at Loganville High School, Schedule TBA
  • Class AAAAAA: Friday & Saturday, February 21 – 22 at Chattahoochee High School, Schedule TBA

Basketball: Semifinal rounds will remain on Saturday, March 1st, however, some earlier rounds have been affected:

  • 1st Round (AA – AAAAAA): Girls on Friday, February 21; Boys on Saturday, February 22
  • 1st Round (Class A) and 2nd Round (AA – AAAAAA): Girls on Monday, February 24; Boys on Tuesday, February 25
  • Quarterfinal Round (All Classes): Girls on Wednesday, February 26 an dBOys on Thursday, February 27
  • Semifinals (AA – AAAAAA & Class A Public): Saturday, March 1
  • Semifinals (Class A Private only): Monday, March 3

Check back here for updated wrestling and basketball broadcasting schedules – we will schedule them as soon as possible.

MARYLAND

Wrestling: Maryland’s Wrestling Championships-Duals have been moved from this Saturday, February 15 to Tuesday, February 18.

RHODE ISLAND

Gymnastics: RIIL Gymnastics will now take place at 10:00 am ET instead of the planned 1:00 pm ET start time this Saturday, February 15.

SOUTH CAROLINA

Wrestling: SCHSL has postponed the AA, AAA and AAAA Dual Wrestling Championships originally scheduled for tomorrow, February 15 to several dates next week.

  • AA will be Tuesday, February 18 at 6:30 pm ET at Airport High School
  • AAA will be Wednesday, February 19 at 7:30 pm ET at River Bluff HIgh School.
  • AAAA is yet to be determined.

Two Top Chattanooga Wrestling Teams to Jockey for District Position

This Thursday, two top programs from the Tennessee wrestling hotbed of Chattanooga will go head-to-head in what is arguably the state’s toughest district.

In that 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time bout in Cleveland’s Jones Wrestling Center, top-ranked Division I Cleveland High School (20-2) will host sixth-ranked Walker Valley High School (12-4).  When the smoke clears, the winner will improve its position within the four-team Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) Class 3A District 7 standings.

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