USA Wrestling has declared November 13-19 as #BacktotheMat Week, which highlights the beginning of high school wrestling all across the United States.
Each day this week, #BacktotheMat Week will celebrate a different positive reason for high school students to participate in wrestling.
• Monday – Wrestling develops the foundation for success in life
• Tuesday – Build self confidence
• Wednesday – Gain new friends
• Thursday – Showcase integrity
• Friday – Transform yourself
• Saturday – Instill discipline
• Sunday – Develop new skills
Coaches are encouraged to cite specific examples of individuals on the team or those who have wrestled before who have exemplified the daily lesson/example. Please give post your examples of these traits on social media using the hashtag #BacktotheMat.
North Carolina Amateur Wrestling Association is the state affiliate of the national governing body for the sport of wrestling in the United States of America, USA Wresting, or USAW. The purpose of NCUSA is to promote, develop and foster wrestling in the state of North Carolina. NCUSA focuses on state development by encouraging local organizations to become strong, viable organizations. We recognize that each community is different and we work to provide suitable options that fit each situation.