HIGH SCHOOL SESSIONS: JUNE 27-30, JULY 10-14, JULY 15-18 High School (H.S.) divisions.
First (June 27-30) and Third (July 15-18) Sessions will wrestle eight dual meets. Second (July 10-14) session will wrestle eleven (11) dual meets. Individual tournaments will be held at the end of each session. All H.S. wrestlers should be ready for H.S. level wrestling.
INTENSIVE CAMP: JULY 10-18 Campers will get matches with other Intensive Campers, will wrestle in two individual tournaments, and will wrestle on teams at the Team Camps. Wrestlers will get to wrestle as many as 20 to 30 matches along with learning to drill and condition like collegiate wrestlers. Wrestlers must be ready for intensive activity and drilling when they come to camp. All Intensive Campers must be 15 years or older and have 3+ years of wrestling experience. Beginning wrestlers cannot sign up for the Intensive Camp.
JUNIOR HIGH/M.S. DIVISION: JULY 10-14 & JULY 15-18 App State Wrestling Camp has opened the last two sessions of summer camp to include Junior High/Middle School (M.S. ). In these two sessions we run Junior High/M.S. matches and a special Junior High/M.S. tournament to give your young and inexperienced wrestlers a shot at success. We also group wrestlers by weight to give your light and heavy wrestlers a better chance to succeed. Discounts are available for Junior High/M.S. teams or these teams can be combined with your high school teams for discounts. We accept wrestlers as young as 10 years old.
COACHES EDUCATION: There will be a coaches education session at each camp. The coaches sessions will involve topics such as strength & conditioning, nutrition, marketing, and fund-raising for your program. This is included in the camp with no additional cost to coaches.
SPECIALIZED TECHNIQUE & TRAINING CAMP: JULY 6-9 Limited to the first 50 paid registrations. Open to wrestlers 15 years and older. Camp will be run exclusively by App State Coaching Staff. Campers get specialized, individualized instruction, and will be given a taste of collegiate type training. Camp will take place in the App State Wrestling Room
Davidson Wrestling Camp is designed for the introduction and development of wrestling technique, mat skills, and athletic coordination for elementary and middle school wrestlers. Throughout the course of the 5-day camp, wrestlers will be exposed to a variety of techniques in all areas of wrestling, including:
♦ Leg Attacks
♦ High Level Offense
♦ Front Headlocks
♦ Defense & Counter-Offense
♦ Throws, Trips, & Tricks
♦ Escapes & Reversal
♦ Pinning Combinations
In addition to technical instruction, Davidson Wrestling Camp will also provide wrestlers with daily training to improve athleticism and coordination. Each session will also include live wrestling, where wrestlers will be paired based upon approximate weight and experience.
Campers will enjoy lunch on campus at Vail Commons, as well as scheduled games and activities in between wrestling sessions. Davidson Wrestling Camp will be a fun, educational, motivational, and challenging experience.
Camp director and lead instructor, Andy Lausier is the Head Wrestling Coach at Davidson College. With 16 years of collegiate coaching experience, including 10 seasons at the Division I level, Coach Lausier has developed his own authentic system of teaching and training wrestlers. Current Davidson wrestlers will serve as counselors and assistant instructors.
This camp will give wrestlers and coaches an opportunity to gain valuable insight on what it takes to be successful at the highest levels of wrestling in high school and college from clinicians who have lived it! Get world class wrestling technique and numerous competitive matches every day. The team competition camp is designed for dual meets between teams of twelve. Technique sessions will teach you how to drill and execute high level techniques and competitive sessions will help your team learn to physically and mentally prepare for competition. Camp staff will evaluate your team every session to help make your teams weakness its strength.