Mat Rats Team Tournament

Hosted by Mat Rats Wrestling Club in Cannon Falls, MN

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Cannon Falls Fieldhouse

13th-Annual Team Tournament

Sunday, Jan. 7th , 2018

Where: Cannon Falls High School, 820 E. Minnesota St. E., Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Entry Fee: $200 per team

Admission: Adults ‐ $5

Kids ‐ $3 (6 and under free)

Eligibility: Pre‐K – 6th Grade

Weigh‐ins: 8‐9 a.m.
Wrestling: Begins at 9:30 a.m.

Weight Classes: 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 84, 88, 93, 102, 115, 130, HWT (215 max.)

Awards: Team trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place of tournament.

Tournament Procedures:

  • Four pools consisting of four teams in each pool. Teams will wrestle a round robin. Based
    on each team’s win/loss record, they will be placed in a straight‐line bracket. Teams will
    wrestle five times.
  • Each team will be allowed a maximum of six alternates on roster.
  • Tenths will be covered (Example: 55.9# = 55#).
  • (3) 1‐minute periods.
  • Wrestlers may move up one weight class.
  • We will take the first 16 teams that register. Preference will be given to teams wrestling at
    last year’s event.
  • Three coaches per team will be allowed.
  • We will have eight full‐size wrestling surfaces.
  • High School scoring rules will apply.
  • Wrestlers must comply with NYWA team eligibility requirements.
  • Exhibition matches will be held between rounds, and will start as mats become available.

Concessions will be available all day.

Checks Payable to: Mat Rats Wrestling Club
(Mailing address: P.O. Box 482, Cannon Falls, MN 55009)

For more information or to reserve your spot, please email:

Tournament Director: Chris Opelt 651-216-9863 or