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35th Annual McCallie Invitational wrestling tournament this weekend

Posted by McCallie Communications and Marketing on December 14, 2017

121417McCallieWrestling.jpgThe McCallie Invitational Wrestling Tournament brings more than 30 teams to the McCallie School campus Dec. 15 and 16 for a two-day wrestling tournament. The MIWT has been a prominent wrestling event in the Southeast with high-level competition since 1981.

This year’s tournament, held in the Sports and Activities Center, features teams from Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina.

The Blue Tornado are eight-time MIWT champions and were tournament runners up last year.

Friday’s six-mat action begins at 5:00 pm and runs through 10:00 pm. Saturday’s consolation rounds start at 10:00 am. The championship semifinals begin at 11:00 am, and the consolation and championship finals are scheduled to start around 3:30 pm.

Admission prices are $15 for a day pass for adults, $10 for students ages 6-18. Children five and under are free. A two-day tournament pass is $20, $15 for students ages 6-18. Tickets to attend only the finals session are $5.

The championship finals can be viewed via live stream at the following link:

2017 MIWT Tournament Participants:

  • Alabama: Buckhorn, Hewitt-Trussville, Oak Mountain, Scottsboro
  • Georgia: Armuchee, Carrollton, Cass, Chattooga, Clarke Central, Dalton, Heritage, Lafayette, Lambert, Marist, North Hall, Northwest Whitfield, Peachtree Ridge, Ridgeland, Ringgold, Sonoraville, Southwest Whitfield, South Forsyth, Trion, Union Grove, West Forsyth, West Laurens, Woodland
  • South Carolina: Hillcrest
  • Tennessee: Cane Ridge, McCallie, Notre Dame, Soddy Daisy, Tullahoma, William Blount

Topics: McCallie School, Athletics, Wrestling

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