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August 29th, 2018 (Updated 8/30)

AHS 2018-2019 Football Game Volunteer Positions

These volunteer positions will generate funds to be used to offset various costs throughout the upcoming season. For each position filled, volunteers will receive one free entry for a Swede Umbach tournament! Click on the logo at right or here to volunteer!

Main gate and Visitor gate volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money associated with selling game tickets. Those working the Visitor gate are asked to report to the main gate prior to the beginning of their shift to pick up a money box from Teresa Hildreth. Volunteers working the Handicap gate will only take tickets and not be selling them.

All home games are scheduled to start at 7:00 PM. As you will arrive well before game time, plenty of parking will be available in the field next to the stadium.

Home Game Schedule
Aug 24: Wilcox Central
Aug 31: Opelika
Sep 21: Jefferson Davis
Sep 28: Minor
Oct 12: Smiths Station
Oct 19: Prattville
Nov 02: Park Crossing

If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.


AU Parking Fundraiser, Sep 15th
Auburn Wrestling!  We need volunteers to be parking lot attendants on Sep 15th during Auburn University's home game against LSU!  We will be using 2 locations, one at Auburn Bank at 132 N. Gay St, and the other at Wells Fargo Bank at 307 N. Gay St. Click on the football logo or click here to signup!

Volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money.  We recommend you bring a hat, sunscreen, and water to stay hydrated. You might also bring chairs and/or a pop-up tent if it's especially sunny.

If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.


Pre-Season Workouts
Auburn Wrestling workouts are ongoing for 7th-12th grade wrestlers at AJHS (old gym).  Workouts run Monday through Thursday from 4-5:30 PM.
* Teenage drives park in the side parking lot.
Dates: Started August 20th
Location: AHS Old Gym
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM, Monday-Thursday
- First official JH (7-8 grade) practice will be on October 22nd at AJHS.
- First official Varsity/JV (9-12 grade) practice will be on October 29th at AHS.


Student-Athlete Eligibility Requirements
AHSAA and Auburn City Schools requires the following forms to be completed ANNUALLY and on file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office prior to a student-athlete participating in any tryout, practice or game/contest:

AHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluatiron Form: The front side must be completed and signed by the student and parent/guardian. Back side must be completed, dated and signed by an MD/DO.
   - Exams can be completed at the following locations:
     . Hughston Clinic: 161 E. University Drive, Auburn
     . Moore’s Mill Urgent Care: 2415 Moore’s Mill Rd, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care South College: 1902 South College St, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care Tiger Town: 2544 Enterprise Dr, Opelika

AHSAA 2018-19 Concussion Form: Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

AHSAA 2018-19 Participant Agreement, Consent and Release : Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

ACS 2018-19 Medical Consent and Insurance Verification Form: Insurance information must be completed and form dated and signed by parent/guardian.

ACS Extracurricular Substance Abuse Program Consent/Release Form: Required to be signed each school year for all student-athletes.

The following requirements are completed one time with certificates remaining in the student-athlete’s file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office until graduation.

Student Certified Birth Certificate: Original certified birth certificate brought to Athletic Office to be copied and the copy then placed in student-athlete’s file.

NFHS Sportsmanship Course
The NFHS Sportsmanship Course replaces Star Sportsmanship for First Time Student-Athletes. ANY STUDENT WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS A STAR CERTIFICATE WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE NEW PROGRAM. Refer to the AHSAA instructions on completing this requirement below:

All first-time student-athletes (those who have not taken the STAR Course) are required to complete the NFHS Sportsmanship Program. Any student who currently holds a certificate of completion for the STAR Sportsmanship program is “grandfathered” and will NOT be required to complete the new program.

The NFHS Sportsmanship component can be found at www.NFHSlearn.com and the course is free of charge. Students need to register if they are first time users to the NFHS Learn website.

Instructions for NFHS Sportsmanship Course
- Go to www.NFHSlearn.com and register an account if you have not done so before. Keep a record of your username and password. The AHSAA does not have access to these.
- Under courses, type in sportsmanship and the The “Sportsmanship” Elective Course should appear.
- Click on the course. Then the “View” buttom.
- Next, a blue tab should appear that says “Order Course.” (The course is free)
- A box will appear for the student/coach to identify who will be completing the course.
- Next, a shopping cart appears. Select the state of Alabama, and checkout.
- Order status appears and an agreement statement. After checking the agreement statement choose continue. Last, at the Order Receipt box, “click here”.
- Next, begin taking the course.
- A student can return and finish any time. When finished, a student can print the certificate from that screen or save and print later.


Wrestling Survey!
We are asking each family to complete a survey to help the Wrestling Booster Board with planning for the upcoming season. Please complete the survey by clicking here or on the graphic at right.



Wrestling Team Fee Payments
Please submit the $50 team fee online through the Auburn City Schools My School Bucks website.


How to Pay Online:
1. Click on My School Bucks to enter payment portal
2. Login or Register for a new account
3.
Choose School Store
4.
Browse All Items
5.
Athletic Fees
6.
Search for Wrestling
7.
Pay $50 Team Fee


Preventing Skin Infections
All AHS and AJHS wrestlers are strongly encouraged to view this video.
National Wrestling Coaches Association - Preventing Skin Infections (30:18)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QS6c2KtnpYQ


Oct 27: 9th-12th graders mandatory hydration test

All wrestlers in the 9th-12th grade will participate in a state-mandated hydration test on Saturday, Oct 27th at Auburn High School) from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.  Plan to arrive at 8:30 AM.  The cost of this test is $20 per student. If an athlete fails the hydration test, a $10 charge will be assessed for a retest.  Additional details of the “Minimum Weight Program” can be found in the attached pdf below.

   Minimum Weight Program

How to prepare for the hydration test

Thursday and Friday (2 days and 1 day prior)
- Drink at least 8-10 oz of fluid per day (preferably water).
- Drink an additional 16-24 oz of water for each pound lost during practice.
- Avoid caffeinated drinks such as iced tea, coffee or soda.
- Eat more high fiber foods to help eliminate excess waste (whole grain breads, cereals, fresh fruits, salad, vegetables).
- Eat smaller but more frequent meals.
- AVOID high fatty and/or salty foods.
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.

Saturday (day of test)
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.
- Drink a glass of water when you first get out of bed.
- DO NOT EAT OR EXERCISE.
- Do NOT urinate until you get to the test site so you can provide a urine sample.
- Wrestlers should report in “weigh-in attire” only.


Open Booster Club Positions!
Vacant board positions include a first vice president and a concessions committee chairperson.  If anyone is interested, please contact our booster president, Nancy Chastonay at nschastonay@auburnschools.org




August 19th, 2018

Pre-Season Workouts
Auburn Wrestling will start fall workouts for 7th-12th grade wrestlers on Monday, August 20th at AJHS (old gym).  Workouts will run Monday through Thursday from 4-5:30 PM.
* Teenage drives park in the side parking lot.
Dates: Starts August 20th
Location: AHS Old Gym
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM, Monday-Thursday
- First official JH (7-8 grade) practice will be on October 22nd at AJHS.
- First official Varsity/JV (9-12 grade) practice will be on October 29th at AHS.


Student-Athlete Eligibility Requirements
AHSAA and Auburn City Schools requires the following forms to be completed ANNUALLY and on file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office prior to a student-athlete participating in any tryout, practice or game/contest:

AHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluatiron Form: The front side must be completed and signed by the student and parent/guardian. Back side must be completed, dated and signed by an MD/DO.
   - Exams can be completed at the following locations:
     . Hughston Clinic: 161 E. University Drive, Auburn
     . Moore’s Mill Urgent Care: 2415 Moore’s Mill Rd, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care South College: 1902 South College St, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care Tiger Town: 2544 Enterprise Dr, Opelika

AHSAA 2018-19 Concussion Form: Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

AHSAA 2018-19 Participant Agreement, Consent and Release : Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

ACS 2018-19 Medical Consent and Insurance Verification Form: Insurance information must be completed and form dated and signed by parent/guardian.

ACS Extracurricular Substance Abuse Program Consent/Release Form: Required to be signed each school year for all student-athletes.

The following requirements are completed one time with certificates remaining in the student-athlete’s file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office until graduation.

Student Certified Birth Certificate: Original certified birth certificate brought to Athletic Office to be copied and the copy then placed in student-athlete’s file.

NFHS Sportsmanship Course
The NFHS Sportsmanship Course replaces Star Sportsmanship for First Time Student-Athletes. ANY STUDENT WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS A STAR CERTIFICATE WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE NEW PROGRAM. Refer to the AHSAA instructions on completing this requirement below:

All first-time student-athletes (those who have not taken the STAR Course) are required to complete the NFHS Sportsmanship Program. Any student who currently holds a certificate of completion for the STAR Sportsmanship program is “grandfathered” and will NOT be required to complete the new program.

The NFHS Sportsmanship component can be found at www.NFHSlearn.com and the course is free of charge. Students need to register if they are first time users to the NFHS Learn website.

Instructions for NFHS Sportsmanship Course
- Go to www.NFHSlearn.com and register an account if you have not done so before. Keep a record of your username and password. The AHSAA does not have access to these.
- Under courses, type in sportsmanship and the The “Sportsmanship” Elective Course should appear.
- Click on the course. Then the “View” buttom.
- Next, a blue tab should appear that says “Order Course.” (The course is free)
- A box will appear for the student/coach to identify who will be completing the course.
- Next, a shopping cart appears. Select the state of Alabama, and checkout.
- Order status appears and an agreement statement. After checking the agreement statement choose continue. Last, at the Order Receipt box, “click here”.
- Next, begin taking the course.
- A student can return and finish any time. When finished, a student can print the certificate from that screen or save and print later.


Burger Fi Fundraiser, Aug 21st
From 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, August 21st, Burger Fi (Auburn) is donating a percentage of their sales to the booster club. To receive this donation, you must tell them that you are there for the Auburn Wrestling fundraiser and leave your receipt with the cashier. If you want a copy of the receipt, they can print an extra one for you. Go get a great burger and support the wrestling team!


Wrestling Survey!
We are asking each family to complete a survey to help the Wrestling Booster Board with planning for the upcoming season. Please complete the survey by clicking here or on the graphic at right.


Team Uniforms
We have set up the wrestling store.  Please read carefully my instructions who orders which items. Not everything is required, but the ones that are listed below have to be ordered. Click here or on the graphic at right to enter the website. You can also view/ download the team store flyer below which has a code and instructions on how to enter the website.
The final day to order is August 24th.  By ordering in this time frame, our items will be here at the beginning of the season.
Link to AHS Team Store Flyer
   

Varsity/JV wrestlers required: (grades 9-12)
1. 1/4 zip jacket
2. Both singlets black and blue
3. Wrestling fight shorts
All other items are there for you to shop.

Middle School wrestlers required: (grades 7-8)
1. 1/4 zip jacket
2. Wrestling fight shorts
3. Custom fight shirt
4. Nike Academy Back pack
All other items are therefor you to shop.

Parents, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.  I think we have set up a good store for you and your wrestler.

Sincerely,
Spencer, Chris
cspencer@auburnschools.org
8th Grade Football
Varsity Wrestling


Fan Store for Parents!

Parents, just for you. the “fan” store where you can purchase items to show support for your young grapplers! Click on the graphic below or here to enter the website.  The final day to order is August 28th.

Link to AHS Fan Store Flyer   


AHS 2018-2019 Football Game Volunteer Positions

These volunteer positions will generate funds to be used to offset various costs throughout the upcoming season. For each position filled, volunteers will receive one free entry for a Swede Umbach tournament! Click on the logo at right or here to volunteer!

Main gate and Visitor gate volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money associated with selling game tickets. Those working the Visitor gate are asked to report to the main gate prior to the beginning of their shift to pick up a money box from Teresa Hildreth. Volunteers working the Handicap gate will only take tickets and not be selling them.

All home games are scheduled to start at 7:00 PM. As you will arrive well before game time, plenty of parking will be available in the field next to the stadium.

Home Game Schedule
Aug 24: Wilcox Central
Aug 31: Opelika
Sep 21: Jefferson Davis
Sep 28: Minor
Oct 12: Smiths Station
Oct 19: Prattville
Nov 02: Park Crossing

If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.


Wrestling Team Fee Payments
Please submit the $50 team fee online through the Auburn City Schools My School Bucks website.


How to Pay Online:
1. Click on My School Bucks to enter payment portal
2. Login or Register for a new account
3.
Choose School Store
4.
Browse All Items
5.
Athletic Fees
6.
Search for Wrestling
7.
Pay $50 Team Fee


Preventing Skin Infections
All AHS and AJHS wrestlers are strongly encouraged to view this video.
National Wrestling Coaches Association - Preventing Skin Infections (30:18)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QS6c2KtnpYQ


Oct 27: 9th-12th graders mandatory hydration test

All wrestlers in the 9th-12th grade will participate in a state-mandated hydration test on Saturday, Oct 27th at Auburn High School) from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.  Plan to arrive at 8:30 AM.  The cost of this test is $20 per student. If an athlete fails the hydration test, a $10 charge will be assessed for a retest.  Additional details of the “Minimum Weight Program” can be found in the attached pdf below.

   Minimum Weight Program

How to prepare for the hydration test

Thursday and Friday (2 days and 1 day prior)
- Drink at least 8-10 oz of fluid per day (preferably water).
- Drink an additional 16-24 oz of water for each pound lost during practice.
- Avoid caffeinated drinks such as iced tea, coffee or soda.
- Eat more high fiber foods to help eliminate excess waste (whole grain breads, cereals, fresh fruits, salad, vegetables).
- Eat smaller but more frequent meals.
- AVOID high fatty and/or salty foods.
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.

Saturday (day of test)
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.
- Drink a glass of water when you first get out of bed.
- DO NOT EAT OR EXERCISE.
- Do NOT urinate until you get to the test site so you can provide a urine sample.
- Wrestlers should report in “weigh-in attire” only.


Open Booster Club Positions!
Vacant board positions include a first vice president and a concessions committee chairperson.  If anyone is interested, please contact our booster president, Nancy Chastonay at nschastonay@auburnschools.org




August 14th, 2018 (Updated Aug 13th)

August 14th: Parent Informational Meeting

Date: Tuesday, August 14th
Location
: AJHS Old Gym
Time
: 6:30 PM
Details
This will be a very important meeting for all parents for the upcoming wrestling season. Please have at least one family member present. Athletes are welcome to attend.  Agenda items to include:
1) Volunteer Opportunities
2) Upcoming Dates
3) Varsity and Junior High Swede Umbach Tournament
4) New Wrestling Uniforms
5) Wrestling and Uniform Fees
6) Update from Coach Spencer


Wrestling Survey!
We are asking each family to complete a survey to help the Wrestling Booster Board with planning for the upcoming season. Please complete the survey by clicking here or on the graphic at right.


Parents and Wrestlers,
We have set up the wrestling store.  Please read carefully my instructions who orders which items. Not everything is required, but the ones that are listed below have to be ordered. Click here or on the graphic at right to enter the website. You can also view/ download the team store flyer below which has a code and instructions on how to enter the website.
The final day to order is August 24th.  By ordering in this time frame, our items will be here at the beginning of the season.
Link to AHS Team Store Flyer
   

Varsity/JV wrestlers required: (grades 9-12)
1. 1/4 zip jacket
2. Both singlets black and blue
3. Wrestling fight shorts
All other items are there for you to shop.

Middle School wrestlers required: (grades 7-8)
1. 1/4 zip jacket
2. Wrestling fight shorts
3. Custom fight shirt
4. Nike Academy Back pack
All other items are therefor you to shop.

Parents, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.  I think we have set up a good store for you and your wrestler.

Sincerely,
Spencer, Chris
cspencer@auburnschools.org
8th Grade Football
Varsity Wrestling


Fan Store for Parents!

Parents, just for you. the “fan” store where you can purchase items to show support for your young grapplers! Click on the graphic below or here to enter the website.  The final day to order is August 28th.

Link to AHS Fan Store Flyer   


Wrestling Team Fee Payments
Please submit the $50 team fee online through the Auburn City Schools My School Bucks website.


How to Pay Online:
1. Click on My School Bucks to enter payment portal
2. Login or Register for a new account
3.
Choose School Store
4.
Browse All Items
5.
Athletic Fees
6.
Search for Wrestling
7.
Pay $50 Team Fee


AHS 2018-2019 Football Game Volunteer Positions

These volunteer positions will generate funds to be used to offset various costs throughout the upcoming season. For each position filled, volunteers will receive one free entry for a Swede Umbach tournament! Click on the logo at right or here to volunteer!

Main gate and Visitor gate volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money associated with selling game tickets. Those working the Visitor gate are asked to report to the main gate prior to the beginning of their shift to pick up a money box from Teresa Hildreth. Volunteers working the Handicap gate will only take tickets and not be selling them.

All home games are scheduled to start at 7:00 PM. As you will arrive well before game time, plenty of parking will be available in the field next to the stadium.

Home Game Schedule
Aug 24: Wilcox Central
Aug 31: Opelika
Sep 21: Jefferson Davis
Sep 28: Minor
Oct 12: Smiths Station
Oct 19: Prattville
Nov 02: Park Crossing

If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.


Pre-Season Training
Get in shape for the upcoming season!  Here are some additional training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month

Location
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.


Student-Athlete Eligibility Requirements
AHSAA and Auburn City Schools requires the following forms to be completed ANNUALLY and on file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office prior to a student-athlete participating in any tryout, practice or game/contest:

AHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluatiron Form: The front side must be completed and signed by the student and parent/guardian. Back side must be completed, dated and signed by an MD/DO.
   - Exams can be completed at the following locations:
     . Hughston Clinic: 161 E. University Drive, Auburn
     . Moore’s Mill Urgent Care: 2415 Moore’s Mill Rd, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care South College: 1902 South College St, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care Tiger Town: 2544 Enterprise Dr, Opelika

AHSAA 2018-19 Concussion Form: Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

AHSAA 2018-19 Participant Agreement, Consent and Release : Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

ACS 2018-19 Medical Consent and Insurance Verification Form: Insurance information must be completed and form dated and signed by parent/guardian.

ACS Extracurricular Substance Abuse Program Consent/Release Form: Required to be signed each school year for all student-athletes.

The following requirements are completed one time with certificates remaining in the student-athlete’s file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office until graduation.

Student Certified Birth Certificate: Original certified birth certificate brought to Athletic Office to be copied and the copy then placed in student-athlete’s file.

NFHS Sportsmanship Course
The NFHS Sportsmanship Course replaces Star Sportsmanship for First Time Student-Athletes. ANY STUDENT WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS A STAR CERTIFICATE WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE NEW PROGRAM. Refer to the AHSAA instructions on completing this requirement below:

All first-time student-athletes (those who have not taken the STAR Course) are required to complete the NFHS Sportsmanship Program. Any student who currently holds a certificate of completion for the STAR Sportsmanship program is “grandfathered” and will NOT be required to complete the new program.

The NFHS Sportsmanship component can be found at www.NFHSlearn.com and the course is free of charge. Students need to register if they are first time users to the NFHS Learn website.

Instructions for NFHS Sportsmanship Course
- Go to www.NFHSlearn.com and register an account if you have not done so before. Keep a record of your username and password. The AHSAA does not have access to these.
- Under courses, type in sportsmanship and the The “Sportsmanship” Elective Course should appear.
- Click on the course. Then the “View” buttom.
- Next, a blue tab should appear that says “Order Course.” (The course is free)
- A box will appear for the student/coach to identify who will be completing the course.
- Next, a shopping cart appears. Select the state of Alabama, and checkout.
- Order status appears and an agreement statement. After checking the agreement statement choose continue. Last, at the Order Receipt box, “click here”.
- Next, begin taking the course.
- A student can return and finish any time. When finished, a student can print the certificate from that screen or save and print later.


Oct 27: 9th-12th graders mandatory hydration test

All wrestlers in the 9th-12th grade will participate in a state-mandated hydration test on Saturday, Oct 27th at Auburn High School) from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.  Plan to arrive at 8:30 AM.  The cost of this test is $20 per student. If an athlete fails the hydration test, a $10 charge will be assessed for a retest.  Additional details of the “Minimum Weight Program” can be found in the attached pdf below.

   Minimum Weight Program

How to prepare for the hydration test

Thursday and Friday (2 days and 1 day prior)
- Drink at least 8-10 oz of fluid per day (preferably water).
- Drink an additional 16-24 oz of water for each pound lost during practice.
- Avoid caffeinated drinks such as iced tea, coffee or soda.
- Eat more high fiber foods to help eliminate excess waste (whole grain breads, cereals, fresh fruits, salad, vegetables).
- Eat smaller but more frequent meals.
- AVOID high fatty and/or salty foods.
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.

Saturday (day of test)
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.
- Drink a glass of water when you first get out of bed.
- DO NOT EAT OR EXERCISE.
- Do NOT urinate until you get to the test site so you can provide a urine sample.
- Wrestlers should report in “weigh-in attire” only.




August 2nd, 2018

Summer Varsity/JV Training
Dates: Mon-Fri (Jul 30-Aug 03)
Location
: Mon @ AJHS New Gym
                 Tue-Fri @ AJHS Old Gym (Wrestling Gym)
Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Note: Bring wrestling shoes and running shoes


Wrestling Team Fee Payments
Please submit the $50 team fee online through the Auburn City Schools My School Bucks website.


How to Pay Online:
1. Click on My School Bucks to enter payment portal
2. Login or Register for a new account
3.
Choose School Store
4.
Browse All Items
5.
Athletic Fees
6.
Search for Wrestling
7.
Pay $50 Team Fee


AHS 2018-2019 Football Game Volunteer Positions

These volunteer positions will generate funds to be used to offset various costs throughout the upcoming season. For each position filled, volunteers will receive one free entry for a Swede Umbach tournament! Click on the logo at right or here to volunteer!

Main gate and Visitor gate volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money associated with selling game tickets. Those working the Visitor gate are asked to report to the main gate prior to the beginning of their shift to pick up a money box from Teresa Hildreth. Volunteers working the Handicap gate will only take tickets and not be selling them.

All home games are scheduled to start at 7:00 PM. As you will arrive well before game time, plenty of parking will be available in the field next to the stadium.

Home Game Schedule
Aug 24: Wilcox Central
Aug 31: Opelika
Sep 21: Jefferson Davis
Sep 28: Minor
Oct 12: Smiths Station
Oct 19: Prattville
Nov 02: Park Crossing

If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.


Pre-Season Training
Get in shape for the upcoming season!  Here are some additional training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month

Location
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.


Student-Athlete Eligibility Requirements
AHSAA and Auburn City Schools requires the following forms to be completed ANNUALLY and on file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office prior to a student-athlete participating in any tryout, practice or game/contest:

AHSAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluatiron Form: The front side must be completed and signed by the student and parent/guardian. Back side must be completed, dated and signed by an MD/DO.
   - Exams can be completed at the following locations:
     . Hughston Clinic: 161 E. University Drive, Auburn
     . Moore’s Mill Urgent Care: 2415 Moore’s Mill Rd, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care South College: 1902 South College St, Auburn
     . 
American Family Care Tiger Town: 2544 Enterprise Dr, Opelika

AHSAA 2018-19 Concussion Form: Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

AHSAA 2018-19 Participant Agreement, Consent and Release : Parent/Guardian and student must print their respective names, sign and date.

ACS 2018-19 Medical Consent and Insurance Verification Form: Insurance information must be completed and form dated and signed by parent/guardian.

ACS Extracurricular Substance Abuse Program Consent/Release Form: Required to be signed each school year for all student-athletes.

The following requirements are completed one time with certificates remaining in the student-athlete’s file in the Auburn City Schools Athletic Office until graduation.

Student Certified Birth Certificate: Original certified birth certificate brought to Athletic Office to be copied and the copy then placed in student-athlete’s file.

NFHS Sportsmanship Course
The NFHS Sportsmanship Course replaces Star Sportsmanship for First Time Student-Athletes. ANY STUDENT WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS A STAR CERTIFICATE WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE NEW PROGRAM. Refer to the AHSAA instructions on completing this requirement below:

All first-time student-athletes (those who have not taken the STAR Course) are required to complete the NFHS Sportsmanship Program. Any student who currently holds a certificate of completion for the STAR Sportsmanship program is “grandfathered” and will NOT be required to complete the new program.

The NFHS Sportsmanship component can be found at www.NFHSlearn.com and the course is free of charge. Students need to register if they are first time users to the NFHS Learn website.

Instructions for NFHS Sportsmanship Course
- Go to www.NFHSlearn.com and register an account if you have not done so before. Keep a record of your username and password. The AHSAA does not have access to these.
- Under courses, type in sportsmanship and the The “Sportsmanship” Elective Course should appear.
- Click on the course. Then the “View” buttom.
- Next, a blue tab should appear that says “Order Course.” (The course is free)
- A box will appear for the student/coach to identify who will be completing the course.
- Next, a shopping cart appears. Select the state of Alabama, and checkout.
- Order status appears and an agreement statement. After checking the agreement statement choose continue. Last, at the Order Receipt box, “click here”.
- Next, begin taking the course.
- A student can return and finish any time. When finished, a student can print the certificate from that screen or save and print later.


Oct 27: 9th-12th graders mandatory hydration test

All wrestlers in the 9th-12th grade will participate in a state-mandated hydration test on Saturday, Oct 27th at Auburn High School) from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.  Plan to arrive at 8:30 AM.  The cost of this test is $20 per student. If an athlete fails the hydration test, a $10 charge will be assessed for a retest.  Additional details of the “Minimum Weight Program” can be found in the attached pdf below.

   Minimum Weight Program

How to prepare for the hydration test

Thursday and Friday (2 days and 1 day prior)
- Drink at least 8-10 oz of fluid per day (preferably water).
- Drink an additional 16-24 oz of water for each pound lost during practice.
- Avoid caffeinated drinks such as iced tea, coffee or soda.
- Eat more high fiber foods to help eliminate excess waste (whole grain breads, cereals, fresh fruits, salad, vegetables).
- Eat smaller but more frequent meals.
- AVOID high fatty and/or salty foods.
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.

Saturday (day of test)
- Avoid any vitamins or mineral supplements unless prescribed by your doctor.
- Drink a glass of water when you first get out of bed.
- DO NOT EAT OR EXERCISE.
- Do NOT urinate until you get to the test site so you can provide a urine sample.
- Wrestlers should report in “weigh-in attire” only.





July 25, 2018

Summer Varsity/JV Training

Date: July 26th
Location
: AJHS Old Gym (Wrestling Gym)
Time: 5:30-6:45 PM
Note: Bring wrestling shoes and running shoes

Dates: Mon-Fri (Jul 30-Aug 03)
Location
: Mon @ AJHS New Gym
                 Tue-Fri @ AJHS Old Gym (Wrestling Gym)
Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Note: Bring wrestling shoes and running shoes

Caveman School of Wrestling 1-Day Clinic
Coach Anderson will be here again Sunday, 7/29th!

Location: Kagefit
Dates: 07/29
Time: 4 PM - 6 PM
Grades: 7-12
Cost: None

7th-12th Grade Wrestlers!

  Bring your wrestling gear and join The Caveman, Coach Adrian Anderson, this Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM as Kagefit, Opelika hosts a short but power-packed technique session.  If you missed the 1-day and 2-day clinics, make sure you don’t miss this one!

  A former coach of 17 years at the highly regarded Granby School of Wrestling, Coach Anderson took his knowledge and experience to Northgate High School in Newnan, Georgia.  There, he amassed a 404-84 record including coaching four-time, undefeated state and NHSCA champion, Tyler Askey.  Other accolades include a Georgia state championship, recognition of multiple awards as Georgia Wrestling Coach of the Year, and nomination to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. This will be an experience that you won’t forget!

  No cost for this event, but bring the attached signed waiver. Make sure you add what techniques or areas (e.g. - setups, finishes, breakdowns, pinning combinations, escapes, etc.) you’d like to see covered.

 Caveman Clinic Waiver


Off-Season Training
Stay in shape during the off-season!  Here are some training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month
Sun: Warrior Wrestling Facility, Calera, AL.  2:00-4:00 PM
           Requires AAU card, approximately $20 + daily facility fee.

Locations
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801
Warrior Wrestling Facility: 2469 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.




July 19th, 2018

Caveman School of Wrestling 1-Day Clinic!

Location: Kagefit
                
3613 Pepperell Pkwy
                Opelika, AL

Date: Sunday, July 22nd
Time: 4 PM - 6 PM
Grades: 7-12
Cost: FREE!

7th-12th Grade Wrestlers!

  Bring your wrestling gear and join The Caveman, Coach Adrian Anderson, this Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM as Kagefit, Opelika hosts a short but power-packed technique session.  If you missed last week’s 2-day clinic, make sure you don’t miss this one!

  A former coach of 17 years at the highly regarded Granby School of Wrestling, Coach Anderson took his knowledge and experience to Northgate High School in Newnan, Georgia.  There, he amassed a 404-84 record including coaching four-time, undefeated state and NHSCA champion, Tyler Askey.  Other accolades include a Georgia state championship, recognition of multiple awards as Georgia Wrestling Coach of the Year, and nomination to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. This will be an experience that you won’t forget!

  Sign up at this SignUpGenius site. 


Summer Varsity/JV Weight Training (Updated 7/9)

   Dates: July 17th, 19th, 24th, 26th, 31st
   Location
: AJHS Old Gym 
   Time::5:30-6:30 PM


July 24th: Booster Meeting (Corrected 7/23)

Booster club meeting on July 24th at the Stewart’s home: 1022 Eagle Circle, Auburn at 6:00 PM.
What: Auburn Wrestling Booster Club
When: 6-8 PM on July 24, 2018
Where1022 Eagle Circle, Auburn


Post-Season Training
Stay in shape during the post-season!  Here are some training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month
Sun: Warrior Wrestling Facility, Calera, AL.  2:00-4:00 PM
           Requires AAU card, approximately $20 + daily facility fee.

Locations
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801
Warrior Wrestling Facility: 2469 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.


AHS Football Game Volunteers Needed!
These volunteer positions will generate funds to be used to offset various costs throughout the upcoming season. Click on the logo at right or her
e to volunteer!

Volunteers needed for Friday Aug 24th

Main gate and Visitor gate volunteers must be 18 or older to handle money associated with selling game tickets. Those working the Visitor gate are asked to report to the main gate prior to the beginning of their shift to pick up a money box from Teresa Hildreth. Volunteers working the Handicap gate will only take tickets and not be selling them.
All games are scheduled to start at 7:00 PM. As you will arrive well before game time, plenty of parking will be available in the field next to the stadium.
If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Stewart at dwstewart@auburnschools.org or (334) 559-2759.





July 2nd, 2018

Summer Varsity/JV Weight Training (Updated 7/9)

Weight Training Starting July 10th
   Dates: July 10th, 12th
   Location
: AJHS New Gym (Fieldhouse)
   Time::5:30-7:00 PM

   Dates: July 17th, 19th, 24th, 26th, 31st
   Location
: AJHS Old Gym 
   Time::5:30-6:30 PM


Caveman School of Wrestling 2-Day Clinic!

Location: Kagefit
Dates: 07/13-07/14
Time: 9 AM - 3PM both days
Grades: 7-12
Cost: $80

The Caveman, Adrian Anderson is coming to Auburn!  Coach Anderson has created a system which produced 11 State Champions, multiple All-Americans and over 80 State Placers. A multiple winner of Georgia Wrestling Coach of the Year, Regional Coach of the Year, and a Nominee to the National Wrestling Hall of Hame, he amassed a 404-84 coaching record in Georgia’s toughest division!  Participants will receive a Caveman Wrestling T-shirt.  Camp is limited to 30 participants so sign up early!  Registration/waiver forms can be submitted at Kagefit, Opelika.

 Caveman School
 Caveman Info
 Caveman Waiver


Eierman Elite “Show Me” Wrestling Camp

Location: Fulton, Missouri
Dates: 07/15-07/18
Cost: Commuters - $325, local wrestlers or those staying in a hotel
          Overnight - $375, staying on premises in gym, tent, or bring your own RV
Check-In: 5:00 PM, Sunday, July 15th
Check-out: 2:00 PM, Wednesday, July 18th
Info: This is the big camp right before the “Show Me State Games”. It will be a well-attended camp, with state and national qualifying wrestlers in attendance, in other words, A GREAT TRAINING ROOM!. Contact Lauren Pearson before you register at pigsooie@gmail.com or (573) 489-5369.

http://www.eiermanwrestling.com/blog/wordpress/camps-and-clinics/ 

Detailed Schedule

Day 1: Sunday, July 15th
5:00 PM: Check-In
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Technique and Live Matches
10:00 PM: Lights Out

Day 2: Monday, July 16th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Technique and Live Matches
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Lunch
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM: 
Technique and Live Matches
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Break
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Review of Technique
10:00 PM: Lights Out

Day 3: Tuesday, July 17th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Technique and Live Matches
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Lunch
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM: 
Technique and Live Matches
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Break
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Review of Technique
10:00 PM: Lights Out

Day 4: Wednesday, July 18th
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: Technique and Live Matches
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Lunch
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM: 
Technique and Live Matches
2:00 PM: Check-Out


Overnight Campers
If your wrestler(s) wants to stay overnight, please bring the following:
. pillow
. sleeping bag
. multiple change of clothes
. wrestling shoes
. skin protectant
. headgear
. swim trunks
. toiletries
. towels
. fishing pole (optional)
. tent (optional)
. cooler, etc. for personal use

The overnight cost will include three meals a day and additional snacks. Wrestlers are also permitted to bring any snacks or drinks that they would like.

During the time they are at camp, all wrestlers will be chaperoned by college wrestlers and coaches. Between wrestling sessions, there will be plenty of activities including hiking, kayaking, swimming, fishing, and a bonfire. The wrestling room will be open for wrestlers and Camping/RV space is available on the property. Mike’s residence shares the same property at the EEW facilities. The property backs up to the 733 acre Little Dixie Lake Conservation Area.


July 24th: Booster Meeting
Booster club meeting on July 24th at the Auburn Junior High School, Rm 525 at 6:00 PM.
What: Auburn Wrestling Booster Club
When: 6-8 PM on July 24, 2018
Where: AJHS, Room 525


Post-Season Training
Stay in shape during the post-season!  Here are some training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month
Sun: Warrior Wrestling Facility, Calera, AL.  2:00-4:00 PM
           Requires AAU card, approximately $20 + daily facility fee.

Locations
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801
Warrior Wrestling Facility: 2469 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.




June 4th, 2018

Summer Varsity/JV Training Schedule

June 4-21, 2018
   Location: AJHS Old Gym (Wrestling Gym)
   Mon: 6:00-7:30 AM
   Tue: 6:00-7:30 AM
   Thu: 6:00-7:30 AM

July 2018
   Location: AJHS Old Gym (Wrestling Gym)
   Tue: 6:00-7:30 AM (weights only)
   Thu: 6:00-7:30 AM (weights only)


June 12: Booster Meeting
Booster club meeting on June 12th at the Auburn Junior High School, Rm 525 at 6:30 PM.
What: Auburn Wrestling Booster Club
When: 6:30 PM on June 12, 2018
Where: AJHS, Room 525


Which Wich? Fundraiser, June 14th
From 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on June 14th, Which Wich Sandwiches in Tiger Town is donating 20% of the receipts to the booster club. To receive this donation, you must turn in your receipts at the counter. Grab a “superior” sandwich and support the wrestling team!
www.whichwich.com/menu


Post-Season Training
Stay in shape during the post-season!  Here are some training opportunities.
Tue: Kagefit* - 6:30-7:30 PM
Wed: Kagefit* - 6:00-7:00 PM
Fri: Kagefit* - 5:30-6:30 PM
  *Kagefit fee: $69/month
Sun: Warrior Wrestling Facility, Calera, AL.  2:00-4:00 PM
           Requires AAU card, approximately $20 + daily facility fee.

Locations
Kagefit3613 Pepperell Pkwy, Opelika, AL 36801
Warrior Wrestling Facility: 2469 Highway 31, Calera, AL 35040

Impact Wrestling Club
Wetumpka has recently opened a wrestling club for youth wrestlers (age 5-12) and school age wrestlers (grade 7th-12th). Coach TJ Graham has 10 years of experience coaching in Wetumpka and dedicates himself to getting the most out of every wrestler.  For more details, click on the flyer icon at right or visit their Facebook page.


2018 Summer Wrestling Camps

Parents, here is a list of upcoming summer camps. Please click on the appropriate links for further information.



Local Area Camps

Huntingdon College Wrestling Camp
Dates: 06/11-06/13
Location: Auburn Junior High School Fieldhouse “New Gym”
Instructors: Huntingdon College
Age Groups: 7th-12th Grade
Cost: $125

 Informational Flyer

KageFit Camps
Location: Opelika, AL
Address: 3613 Pepperell Parkway, Opelika, AL
Wrestling Camp: 6/25-6/29
Times: 9:00-12:00 AM
Fee: $100
Flyer: Coming Soon!


Caveman School of Wrestling 2-Day Clinic
Location: Kagefit
Dates: 07/13-07/14
Time: 9 AM - 3PM both days
Grades: 7-12
Cost: $80

 Caveman School
 Caveman Info
 Caveman Waiver

Regional/National Camps

Appalachian State Wrestling Camps
http://conferences-camps.appstate.edu/youth-camps?page=1
Location: Boone, NC
HS Division: Dates 6/27-6/30 ($360 resident)
HS & JH/MS Division: Dates 7/10-7/14, 7/15-7/18  ($410 resident)
Intensive Camp: $750 (resident). Dates 7/10-7/18.  Grades 9-12.

Chattanooga Wrestling Camps
http://chattanoogastrong.com/
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Ages: All
Team Camp 1: $375 (resident), $275 (commuter).  Dates: 06/17-06/20
Team Camp 2:  $375 (resident), $275 (commuter).  Dates: 06/21-06/24
Intensive Camp: $675 (resident).  Dates 6/17-6/23

Champion Wreslting Camp @ Woodward Academy
https://woodward.campbrainregistration.com/ 
Location: College Park, GA
Ages: Grade 4-12
Team & Technique Camp: $350. Dates: 6/4-6/8 (Day Camp Only)
Link to Informational Flyer

Edinboro World Class Wrestling Camps
http://baumgartnerflynnwrestlingcamps.com/
Location: Edinboro, PA
Ages: 8+
Technique Camps: $375. Dates: 6/24-6/27, 7/1-7/4, 7/8-7/11
Takedown and Turn:  $295. Dates: 6/24-6/26, 7/1-7/3, 7/8-7/10

Fighting Illini Wrestling Camps
http://fightingillini.com/sports/2015/3/24/wrestling_camps.aspx
Location: Champaign, IL
Intensive Camp: $850 (resident). Dates 6/24-7/01. Ages 10-18

Granby School of Wrestling
http://www.granbyschool.com/
Dates: 6/04-6/06
Location: Vestavia, AL (closest)
Ages: All
Alabama Commuter Camp: $220.

Iowa Wrestling Camps
http://www.iowawrestlingcamps.com/
Location: Iowa City, IA
Technique: $275 (resident).  Dates 6/24-6/26.  Ages 10-18
Competition: $325 (resident).  Dates 6/26-6/29.  Ages 10-18
Elite Camp: $2000 (must sign up with partner).
                   Dates: 6/26-6/30, 7/10-7/14.  All Ages.
                   * Limited to 20 wrestlers.
Training Camp: $785 (resident). Dates 7/7-7/14.  Ages 10-18.

JRobinson Wrestling Camps
https://jrobinsoncamps.com/index.php
Location: Atlanta, GA (closest)
5-Day Technique Camp - $499 (resident). Dates: 6/17-6/21. Ages 8-18
5-Day Competition Camp - $499 (resident). Dates: 6/22-6/26. Grades 7-12
* Combination Camp - $929 (resident). Dates 6/17-6/26. Grades 7-12

Kevin Dresser Wrestling Camps
http://www.kdressercamps.com/
Location: Ames, Iowa
Training Camp: $395. Dates 6/29-6/02.  Ages: All

Missouri Tiger Style Wrestling Camps
http://www.tigerstylewrestling.com/wrestlingcamps.asp
Satellite Camp, Centerville, IA: $125, 6/4-6/6
Satellite Camp, Kansas City, MO: $125.  6/5-6/7
Satellite Camp, SE Missouri: $125. 6/5-6/7.  Ages 5-13.
Satellite Camp, MO Youth Camp: $125.  6/12-6/14.  Ages 5-13.
Elite Combo Camp (Columbia, MO): $895, 6/20-6/28.  All Ages.
Tiger Style Team Camp (Columbia, MO): $350, 6/20-6/23. All Ages.
Tiger Style 30 Camp (Columbia, MO): $470. Dates 6/24-6/28.  All Ages.

Northwestern Wrestling Camps
https://nuwrestlingcamps.com/index.php
Location: Evanston, IL
Ages: All
Intensive Camp - $600. Dates: 6//28-7/03
Individual Camp - $450. Dates: 6/28-7/02
Competition Camp - $450.  Dates: 6/24-6/27

Ohio State Wrestling Camps
http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/camps/m-wrestl-camp.html
Location: Columbus, OH
Takedown Competition: $400 (resident).  Dates 6/24-6/27, 7/11-7/14. Gr 7-12
Mat Wrestling: $400 (resident). Dates 6/24-6/27. Grades 7-12.
Youth Commuter 3-Day: $200 (commuter).  Dates 6/25-6/27.  Grades K-6.
Intensive Camp: $800 (resident). Dates 06/24-06/30.  Grades 7-12
Technique Camp: $400 (resident).  Dates 6/27-6/30, 7/08-7/11.  Grades 7-12

Oklahoma State’s John Smith Summer Camp
http://www.journeymenwrestling.com/wrestling-camps-clinics/osu-camp/4
Location: Niskayuna, NY
Dates: 6/27-6/29
Ages: 5th-12th Grade
OSU-NY Summer Camp: $TBD (commuter or resident)

Penn State Wrestling Camp
http://www.gopsusports.com/camps/m-wrestl-camp.html
Location: University Park, PA
Technique Camp I: $515.  6/23-6/26.  Grades 6-12.
Technique Camp I: $515.  6/27-6/30.  Grades 6-12.
Intensive Training Camp I: $890.  6/23-6/30.  Grades 6-12.

Penn State’s Cael Sanderson Summer Camp
http://www.journeymenwrestling.com/wrestling-camps-clinics/psu-camp/5
Location: Carrollton, GA
Dates: 6/5-6/8
Ages: 5th-12th Grade
Georgia Training Camp: $485 (Resident) / $385 (Commuter)

Purler Wrestling
http://www.purlerwrestling.com/
Locations: Troy, Missouri
Ages: 8-18
Takedown Machine: $499+process fee.  Dates: 6/09-6/13, 07/06-07/10
Three Position Camp: $499+process fee.  Dates: 06/15-06/19, 07/12-07/16
14-Day Intensive Camp: $1199.  Dates: 06/21-07/04, 07/18-07/31