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2021-2022 Elementary Camp Registration

FREE!!! FREE!!! FREE!!!

Open to K - 6th

October 25th - 28th

Practices 6:30 - 8:00 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds Auditorium

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2021-2022 Elementary Club & Dual Team Registration

Club Registration - practices and ability to compete in open tournaments

$50 for first wrestler, $25 for each additional wrestler

Elementary Dual Team (EDT) - additional to club registration, includes team gear and participation in dual team tournaments

$50 per wrestler (no discounts)

Practices start November 2nd

Practices Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 - 8:00 at the Monroe County Fairgrounds Auditorium

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2021-2022 HIGH/MIDDLE SCHOOL Club Registration

Middle School and High School Club Practices will begin following the school seasons.

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2021 220 lbs. IHSAA STATE CHAMPION TRISTAN RUHLMAN!!!


Congratulations to Cade Meier accepting an offer to wrestle at the next level with Campbellsville University! Best of Luck Cade!!!


Congratulations to Tristan Ruhlman accepting an offer to wrestle at the next level with Purdue University! Best of Luck Tristan!!!

ISWA State Freestyle and Greco Placers!


ISWA GRECO STATE - EVAN ROUDEBUSH 4th, TIRSTAN RUHLMAN 1st, DELANEY RUHLMAN 1st, ANDREW CHANDLER 8th!

ISWA FREESTYLE STATE CHAMPIONS TIRSTAN AND DELANEY RUHLMAN!

ISWA FREESTYLE STATE CHAMPIONS TRISTAN AND DELANEY RUHLMAN!


ISWA FREESTYLE STATE - EVAN ROUDEBUSH 7th, TRISTAN RUHLMAN 1st, DELANEY RUHLMAN 1st, AND ANDREW CHANDLER 6th!


ISWA FREESTYLE STATE CHAMPIONS ARLO PRATT!

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2021 ISAW FREESTYLE STATE PLACERS!

Pee Wee  50 Arlo Pratt Champion
Cadet  160 Delaney Ruhlman Champion
Junior 285 Tristan Ruhlman Champion
Novice 92 Jude Pratt 6th
Cadet 182 Andrew Chandler 6th
Novice 98 Dylan Foster 7th
Cadet 145 Evan Roudebush 7th
Junior 126 Miles Libby 8th

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2021 ISAW Greco STATE PLACERS!

Cadet  160 Delaney Ruhlman Champion
Junior 285 Tristan Ruhlman Champion
Novice 74 Jaxsen Jean 4th
Cadet 145 Evan Roudebush 4th
Novice 92 Jude Pratt 5th
Cadet 182 Andrew Chandler 8th

ISWA State Folkstyle Placers!

Easton Arthur - State Champion Pee Wee 45

Easton Arthur - State Champion Pee Wee 45


Arlo Pratt - 3rd Pee Wee 50


Dylan Foster - 6th Novice 98


Aiden Reynolds - 8th Junior 160


Evan Roudebush - Runner-up Cadet 138


Tripp Hillenburg - 4th Bantam 62


Nicholas Russell - 8th Novice 74

"It's all a state of mind"

If you think you are beaten, your are
If you think you dare not, you won't,
If you like to win, but don't think you can
It's almost a cinch you won't

If you think you'll lose, you're lost
For out in the world you'll find,
Success begins with a fellow's will
It's all in a state of mind

For many a race is lost
Ere even a step is run,
And many a coward fails
Ere even his work is begun

Think big and your deeds will grow
Think small and you'll fall behind
Think that you can and you will
It's all a state of mind

If you think you are out-classed, your are
You've got to think high to rise
You've got to be sure of yourself before
You can ever win a prize

Life battles don't always go
To the stronger or faster man
But sooner or later, the man who wins
Is the one who thinks he can

BY WALTER D. WINTLE

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BLOOMINGTON HIGH SCHOOL SOUTH

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Intense Training Method Boosts Results & Builds Confidence

Coaches are always racking their brains to find ways to pack more development into the limited time they have at practice. Motivational speeches, skill drills, live situations, strength and conditioning are just some of the strategies coaches are analyzing to get the most out of their athletes. But no matter how complex, scientific or specialized their thinking becomes, there is only one aspect of training which is absolutely required for optimum development.

 

WORK OUTSIDE YOUR COMFORT ZONE AS OFTEN AND AS LONG AS YOU CAN EVERY WORKOUT.

What do you mean, outside your comfort zone?

This is the point where your mind and body say you can’t go any harder & can’t focus any longer. This is when you need to take control of your emotions, thoughts and actions to continue working past these barriers.

Every time you break this barrier you become a little stronger, you expand your “comfort zone”. The work you put in while outside your comfort zone is exponentially magnified when compared to work done inside it.

That means toward the end of practice when you are wrestling a tough opponent and you don’t feel like you can go any longer, but are able to muster up the strength to score with a hard fought double leg, that double leg is like drilling a double leg a 1000 times under optimal conditions (estimate, but you get the point).

If an athlete can do this on a regular basis their “comfort zone” is constantly expanding. This means they are constantly getting stronger, quicker, better technique ect…

Every time you break through these barriers your confidence increases as well.The battles you win inside your head when you want to quit are what build confidence and the burning passion it takes to win close matches.

HOW DO I BUILD THIS MENTAL TOUGHNESS?  

The ultimate goal is for each athlete to develop this instinct internally. Athletes that can do this on their own accelerate their physical and mental development tremendously. Most athletes need help and encouragement when learning to push through these barriers. But this type of help should be like training wheels on a bike. Whether it is a parent or coach, the end game is always to take the training wheels off and get the athlete to embrace this mentality, so they can do it on their own.

This type of training is a skill. At first an athlete may push themselves outside their comfort zone for just a second and feel like it’s the end of the world.  When they first learn to go past their mental and physical barriers they will experience a sense of panic.  The more they break out of your comfort zone the bigger is gets and they learn to control their emotions.

When they gain control over these feelings of panic they will begin to learn to function at a high level in a state of complete exhaustion.  Not many people learn to work at this high level and this is where an athlete will truly separate themselves from their competitors.  Understand that this is not easy and takes a tremendous amount of physical and mental commitment.  If you truly wish to be the best, this is where you must learn to live.  In the minds of the great competitors, this is where the real fun happens.