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NYWAY Girls Division

GIRLS Wrestling growing faster than ever.

  • 2018-2019 Wrestling Season is underway!

  • We look forward to creating together more and more opportunities for girl wrestling in NY.   

**Please see NYWAY Home Page for Coed events**


Interested in being on a Dual Travel Team? Inquiries

Girls Travel Team Committee

FLWC Girls Free Style Dual

Fall Classic Duals

Division: Girls

Venue: Cornell University, Barton Hall, 117 Statler Dr, Ithaca, NY 14853

Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018- Wrestling will start right at 8:00am

Cost: Free with a NYWAY membership, Team Gear $75

Admission: Floor Pass $15 Adult $10 Students $5


Weigh-ins: Early Weigh in $20- November 16th: 4:00-600pm
                      General Weigh ins-November 16th: 6:30-8:30pm

Weight Classes: *.09 Allowance at the scales*
Open Weights:

Team Awards: Team Champs get Custom Awards
Team Scoring: 6pt Forfeit, 6pt Fall, 5pt Tech, 4pt Major Dec, 3pt Dec
Girls: 2:00/2:00 (Freesyle Individual Match Scoring) Folkstyle Dual Scoring

*All wrestlers will receive free admission to Cornell vs. West Virginia University Saturday Night*


Anyone interested in these open spots please let Gary or Derek know.

Girls 14U Dual Meet Regional Tournament

When: Sunday- December 2nd, 2018

Where: SUNY Ulster Community College- 491 Cottekill Road. Stone Ridge, NY 12484

Any girl(s) 14U interested in wrestling the NYWAY kick off, please let Gary or Derek know.

We may also need assistance in coaching a few teams.

Gary McDowell

NYWAY Girls Director



Derek Levendusky

NYWAY Asst. Girls Director





Click on camp link above for more information.

USA & Canada Colleges offering Female Wrestling

See link above for a map of all USA Colleges offering a Female Wrestling Program. (Updated Fall 2017)

Nassau CC Adds Women's Wrestling as Varsity Sport

An additional college program is coming to New York -- and it’s bringing women’s college wrestling to the state. For more information click on link above.

Nassau Women's Wrestling: 1st Member Joins, NYWAY Pledges Financial Support

"We will share the talents of our entire men’s wrestling coaching staff to build our new women’s wresting team," Coach Schmidt continued. "We are all committed to the success of the women’s program.” For further information Click on link above

NYWAY Girls Contacts

Gary McDowell

Girls Division Director

Derek Levendusky

NYWAY Girls Assistant Director

Girls Coordinators in New York

Kevin Retell

Capital Region Girls Coordinator

Jeff Mayer

Central Girls Coordinator

Ashley Pinzok

Far Western Girls Coordinator

Julia Massa

Hudson Valley Regional Director

Henry Ford

Long Island Regional Director

Randy Morrison

Northern Regional Director

AJ Sindoni

Southern Tier Girls Coordinator

Heidi Levendusky

Western Girls Coordinator