REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!
We are very fortunate to be serving as a host for GRIT!
Here's a great way to get ready for the season!
Advanced technique, training, drilling, and live wrestling!
Location: Shakopee High School (West Entrance). Open to athletes from any school.
Grades: 6-12th (Will accept experienced 4-5th graders)
When: Sunday evenings, 6:30-8pm, September 21 - Nov 9 (8 Sessions)
Clinicians: Ty Eustice 2x NCAA All-American (Iowa), Tony Nelson 2x NCAA National Champion (U of M), Kevin Steinhaus 3x NCAA All-American (U of M), Joe Nord U of M Heavyweights Coach, and future Gopher stars - Kroells and Pfarr.
Congratulations to the following wrestlers:
Ty Zitzmann 1st Freestyle and Greco
Owen Stuwe 2nd Freestyle and Greco
Kylar Walters 3rd Freestyle and 4th Greco
Ryan Bruckner 5th Freestyle and Greco
Jack Ferguson 2nd in Freestyle
Cody Zitzmann 2nd Freestyle and 4th Greco
Evan Bruckner 3rd Freestyle and 2nd Greco
Alex Lloyd 1st Freestyle and 3rd Greco
Alex Crowe 1st Freestyle and 2nd Greco
Brent Jones 3rd Freestyle and 1st Greco
Tyler Jones 3rd in Greco
Max Crowe 1st Freestyle and Greco (Triple Crown Winner)
Sam Webster 4th Freestyle and 3rd Greco
Congratulations to Cole Sutrick who took 6th place at NYWA tournament in Rochester, April 4-6. Cole took first place at 90 pounds in Districts at Lester Prairie and took first place in Lakeville at Regionals. Congratulations Cole!
Competing against 158 other teams, the Shakopee Mat Club came out on top and won another State championship on March 7-9 at the MN USA wrestling State Tournament in Rochester MN.
State champions include: Seth Bakken, Tyler Jones, Max Crowe, Sam Webster, Tyler Kropiwka, Derek Fagan, and Emmet Wagner.
3rd place: Alex King and Jack Ferguson
4th place: Ty Zitzmann
5th place: Tanner Larson, Fernando Vargas, Evan Bruckner, and Will Kohlof
6th place: Sam Treml and Carson Poshusta
Congratulations to the wrestlers below that attended Gopher State National Tournament on Saturday, February 8th or Sunday, February 9th:
Kylar Walters Pre K-K 50 pounds
Owen Stuwe Pre k- K 40 pounds
Ty Zitzmann 1st-2nd Grade 44 pounds
Cody Zitzmann 3rd-4th Grade 60 pounds
Riley Quern 3rd-4th Grade 80 pounds
Tanner Larson 5th-6th Grade 78 pounds
John Kroll 5th-6th Grade 74 pounds
Sam Treml 5th -6th Grade 95 pounds
Seth Bakken 5th-6th Grade 65 pounds
Connor Raines 5th-6th Grade 90 pounds
Jack Casey 5th -6th Grade 130 pounds
Maxwell Crowe 7th -8th Grade 75 pounds
Tyler Jones 7th-8th Grade 85 pounds
Shakopee Mat Club was recently recognized as one of Minnesota's best wrestling clubs on September 29th at Stonebrooke Golf Club. The Shakopee Mat Club was ranked 2nd in Folkstyle and near the top in both Freestyle and Greco-Roman. In addition, many wrestlers from the club also were recognized for their achievements.
Fantastic article in Forbes Magazine enumerates the many qualities of wrestlers that transfer to the workplace.
The Shakopee Mat Club is responsible for the clean up of 8 parks around Shakopee. Please the brochure and the guidelines for more details.
If interested in volunteering, please contact Lee Triplett or Melissa Quern.