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Wrestling Code of Conduct and Expectations

Wyoming Indian WRESTLING – Code of Conduct

  1. All Student/Athletes must be academically eligible according to the WHSAA. All Athletes must be in good standing and carrying not less than twenty class hours of work per week. You must currently be passing in five subjects, and you must have passed five subjects during the immediate preceding semester.

  2. Weekly Eligibility-All grades will be checked the first day of the week at 3:00 PM. Student/Athletes must be passing six out of eight classes to be eligible. Students will have an opportunity to get off of the ineligible list if they present verification that they are passing 5 classes by 12:00 PM on Thursday of that week they are ineligible.  Ineligible students will not travel with the team.

  3. All Student/Athletes are required to take a drug test before they will be allowed to wrestle in contests.

  4. Because of the time, which must be committed to the team, athletes must not allow other activities or clubs to interfere with wrestling.  Only God, Family, and Academics should come before wrestling.

  5. All Student/Athletes must attend practice all week in order to wrestle for that week. If a student needs to attend tutoring for grade trouble, that student/athlete will attend practice, then they will stay for late night tutoring on Tuesdays.

  6. All Student/Athletes are required to travel with team to and from the meets unless arrangements are made prior to leaving for the meet to ride home with family.

  7. As per the student handbook there is a Zero Tolerance policy on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Fighting/Bullying.  

  8. No hickey’s –Any athletes with hickeys will not wrestle in matches until they are gone.

  9. While on overnight trips all Student/Athletes will conduct themselves in a positive manner. Anyone caught stealing, fighting, or destroying hotel property, shall pay for any damages, sent home, and be removed from the wrestling team.

  10. All student/Athletes can be subject to searches on overnight trips.

  11. All Student/Athletes will practice clean hygiene and shower after matches and practice.

  12. All Student/Athletes will dress according to coach’s policy on tournament days.

  13. All Student/Athletes will wear the proper equipment for practice; all gear must be washed and cleaned weekly.

  14. All Student/Athletes must be on time for school the day of a tournament. If Tardy the student will not participate for that day or meet as per school policy.

  15. All gear must be turned in at the end of the season.

  16. No managers or wrestlers are allowed to go anywhere with a member of the opposite sex alone.

  17. If a person is asked to leave practice twice for bad behavior, they are removed from the team.

  18. If a wrestler skips practice, they will not travel to tournament

 

Parents:  If you have any concerns regarding your child’s academic, athletic, behavior, etc., let’s talk together my first.  I will do the same.  Our first priority is and should always be the kids and what is best for our team.  If you have any concerns or questions, please contact me.  Thank you for your support!

Coach Todd Ghormley - (307) 332-9765 or email

 

Manager’s Duties

  • Clean/supervise cleaning of mats before every practice

  • Input statistics from the weekend before

  • Assist in supervision of warm-ups

  • Update the weight management/tracking sheet upstairs

  • Track warm up laps for wrestlers and record data

  • Take statistics during matches

  • Video record the matches

  • Transfer video to computer

  • Assist with washing practice and tournament gear weekly

  • Travel with the team

  • Adhere to eligibility

  • Any and all other duties assigned

If any wrestlers or coaches act disrespectfully or inappropriately, it is your duty to tell the head coach or an administrator so the behavior does not continue.

 

Welcome to Wyoming Indian Wrestling!  We are grateful to have you!

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