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SCSU to Offer Youth Wrestling Summer Camps in 2011



St. Cloud State University will be offering two youth wrestling camp opportunities during the summer of 2011.

Monday and Tuesday, June 20-21, the Husky High School Commuter Camp will be held each day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This camp is open to all youth wrestlers going into grades 7-12. Monday and Tuesday, June 27-28, the Husky Youth Commuter Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. This camp is open to youth wrestlers in grades K-6.

Both camps will be held at SCSU's Halenbeck Hall Wrestling Room. The cost for the High School Camp is $75 per wrestler ($65 per person if you sign up with five or more people from the same team) and the Youth Camp is $65 per person ($55 per person if you sign up with five or more people from the same team).

The camp will feature expert instruction in all facets of the sport from the camp staff, which includes SCSU head wrestling coach Steve Costanzo, SCSU assistant wrestling coaches Derek Sikora and Cy Wainwright and camp instructor Mike Farrell, a former NCAA Division I wrestling standout at Oklahoma State. In addition, members of the nationally ranked SCSU wrestling squad will be on hand to serve as camp counselors.

The camps will offer complete insight into takedowns, defense and counter attacks, top techniques, bottom techniques and drilling along with games and live wrestling.

For complete information on the camp, please call Derek Sikora at (320) 828-4617 or the SCSU wrestling office at (320) 308-2996. You can also e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for camp information.