Are you a kindergarten through 8th grader interested in wrestling? Be part of the Northern Chicago Suburbs elite kids youth wrestling club. Led by coaches Zac Brunson and Tony Hernandez, the Wrestling Factory brings a college-like training atmosphere to one of the state's best little kids team. We have placed 3rd in the state the past two years. Practices are held 4 times a week at the Poeta Training Center in Lake Forest, IL. The Wrestling Factory season has a full 4 month competition schedule of weekend tournaments concluding with the IKWF State Tournament in March.
Congratulations to our 2017 4 State Champions, 9 State Placers & 15 State Qualifiers Dates: November 13th - March 2nd Coaches: Youth Ages: Kindergarten - 8th Grade Cost: Ages 7 & up - $600 Beginner Ages 5-6 Years - $325 (Includes Tournaments - See Calendar) Practice Schedule Monday's, Tuesday's, Wednesday's & Thursday's 6:00-7:30pm Beginner (Age 6 & Under) Tuesday's & Thursday's 5:00-6:00pm
2017-2018 Calendar of Important Dates November 13 - Parent/Wrestler Meeting & First Day of Practice- 6pm November 21 - Gear Orders Due Must be Submitted Online at www.poetatrainingcenter.com November 21 - Wrestling Factory Sleepover Poeta Training Center - Starts After Practice - $10 November 22 - Practice Time Change - 9am-10:30am November 23 - Thanksgiving - No Practice December 3 - First Tournament - 9th Annual Jr. Patriots Revolution Adlai E. Stevenson High School - Lincolnshire, IL December 10 - Tournament - Gomez Winter Fiesta South Elgin High School - South Elgin, IL December 15 - USAW Membership Deadline for Dual State December 17 - Elite Tournament - Joe Tholl Sr. Invitational Alan B. Shepard High School - Palos Heights, IL December 24, 25 & 26 - No Practice December 29 - Midlands (College Tournament) January 1 - New Year's Day- No Practice January 4 - Team Volunteer at Feed My Starving Children Feed My Starving Children - Libertyville, IL - 6pm Wrestlers Attend & Volunteer Instead of Practice January 6 - Elite Tournament - Midwest Classic Andrew High School - Tinley Park, IL January 7 - Tournament - North Suburban Challenge Grant Community High School - Fox Lake, IL January 13 & 14 - John Davis Kids Open (Coaches Do Not Attend/Not Included) Bank of Springfield Center - Springfield, IL January 21 - Tournament - OPRF Susan Collins Memorial OPRF High School - Oak Park, IL January 28 - IKWF Dual Meet State Championships Willowbrook High School - Willowbrook, IL February 3 - USAW Membership Deadline for IKWF State Championships February 11 - Tournament - Bronco Invite Barrington High School - Barrington, IL February 15, 16 & 17 - IHSA State Tournament (High School State Tournament- Coaches Attend) University of Illinois - Champaign, IL February 25 - IKWF Regionals Antioch High School March 3 - IKWF Sectionals TBD March 8, 9 & 10 - IKWF State Championships BMO Harris Bank Center - Rockford, IL