The start of the Missouri USA Youth Wrestling State Series begins this weekend with 8 Districts around Missouri. Each week we will take a look into who are the top youth wrestlers and clubs around the state and who to look for while at the Youth State Tournament in KC.
As Missouri wrestling continues its rise of prominence across the country, youth clubs are continually producing some of the best talent and having them ready to enter the ranks in high school.
If you are new to what the Missouri Youth State Series, its broken down to 8 Districts, then 4 Regionals, and ending with the State Tournament. The top 6 wrestlers in each District will move onto Regionals, from there the top 4 wrestlers will move onto the State Tournament.
Here is a look at the State Series Schedule:
Districts Saturday, February 29th
District 1- North Kansas City High School
District 2- Maysville High School
District 3- Odessa High School
District 4- Lees Summit High School
District 5- Diamond High School
District 6- Willard High School
District 7- Mexico High School
District 8- Seckman High School
Regionals Saturday, March 7th
Region A- Staley High School
Region B- Higginsville High School
Region C- Camdenton High School
Region D- Jackson High School
Youth State March 14 and 15
Hyvee Arena in Kansas City, MO