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Welcome to the OWOA Homepage for the 2016-2017 wrestling season

Important Items
Bulletins from the OHSAA

OWOA BOG Meeting March 10, 2017
Schottenstein Center
Start about 3:30pm
Agenda items can be sent to Nevin Taylor or Dave Detec

OWOA Vince Matteucci Award nomination form

Banner Purchase for OHSAA State Meets

2016-17 NFHS Rules Interpretations

OWOA Constitution - updated 3-4-2016

Fri/Sat. Feb 24/-25 - Sectional Tournaments

Fri-Sat. March 3-4 - District Tournaments

Thurs-Sat. March 9-11 State Meet

Oct 1, 2016 Bulletin - Ohio Recognizes Special Officials
Oct 15, 2016 Bulletin - not Collegiate, use Scholastic mechanics, trapped arm/arms in standing position
Nov 1, 2016 Bulletin - Spotlight on an Official - Paul Bassinger

Nov 10, 2016 Bulletin - College entrance exams, Blood, and Weigh-in Certification
Nov 20, 2016 Bulletin
- Events, Pre-meet duties, Know the rules
State Clinic Update Bulletin - Flagrant conduct at the end of a match
Hepatitis C other blood-borne diseases and body fluids
Dec 1, 2016 Bulletin - Inbounds, Out of bounds, and Supporting point
Dec 10, 2016 Bulletin
- Prosthetic limb, hair headgear
Dec 20, 2016 Bulletin - Inbounds, out of bounds, takedown, start/stop
Jan 2, 2017 Bulletin - Blood on uniform, Viewing video tape, uniform
Jan 20, 2017 Bulletin - Hwt growth allowance, Forfeit/Default/Bye, pinning on the line, changing choice, becoming neutral
Feb 16, 2017 Bulletin - Reduce cautions, no second set
Feb 20, 2017 Bulletin - Follow the rules, tournament committees

   
2016-17 Green Book
Rule Book Illustrations - by Steve Long
PDF version
2016-17 Rule Book Illustrations
   
Wrestling Officials Education
New Official Training Curriculum

Educaitonal PowerPoint Introduction

  • The Referee & the OHSAA: PDF | PPT
  • Scoring & Mechanics: PDF | PPT
  • What is the Bout Board: PDF | PPT
  • Stalling, Stalemate & Fleeing: PDF | PPT
  • The Assistant Referee: PDF | PPT
  • Health & Safety: PDF | PPT
  • How to Understand a Tournament: PDF | PPT
  • Illegal Holds & Potentially Dangerous: PDF | PPT
  • Injury, Blood & Recovery Time: PDF | PPT
  • Penalties & Technical Violations: PDF | PPT
  • History of Wrestling: PDF | PPT
  • Starting Positions: PDF | PPT
  • Wrestling and the Dental Mouth Guard: PDF | PPT

Forward to Training Manual - Syllabus

   
Minutes from Board of Governors
OHSAA Forms

Fall - November 11, 2016 Draft
Spring - March 4, 2016

Skin Condition form for Physician
Must be used for ALL SKIN ISSUES and must be the Original

President: Nevin Taylor - email ntaylor@columbus.rr.com

Vice President: Dick Loewenstine - email rloewenstine1@gmail.com

Secretary: David Detec - email ddetec@mbpu.com

Treasurer: Rich Carpenter - email ricarpen@yahoo.com

Historian: Dan Cutcher - email cutchref@aol.com

DOD - Wrestling: Jim Vreeland - email vree66@gmail.com

State Rules Interpreters:
Dick Loewenstine - email rloewenstine1@gmail.com
Ray Anthony - email ctfire210@aol.com
Jim Vreeland - email vree66@gmail.com

Interpreter Emeritus:
Vince Matteucci - email vmat1@mac.com
Lyle Smith - email ljsmith31@sbcglobal.net

WebMaster: Jack Kruse - krusejack@gmail.com

 

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