National High School Coaches Association

Register Today for the 2013 NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championships!

2013 NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championships

Registration is OPEN.


The 24th Annual NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championship registration is now open.   This prestigious event is the Crown Jewel of high school wrestling. Please do not confuse this event with any other wrestling tournaments that are being conducted during the same date. This is the event where you are officially declared a High School All-American. The top 8 place finishers will receive 3 All-American certificates (wrestler, coach, school) in addition to an individual award as well as recognized in the National High School Sports Hall of Fame Museum.


We are expecting another spectacular event! Last year, 2704 wrestlers representing 48 states, including more than 450 state champions as well as 1300+ state place finishers, competed in NHSCA High School Nationals. As you already know, the very best from across the country will be at this event. The atmosphere is electrifying in the state of the art facility at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. 



If you are a freshman, sophomore, or juniorThere are no qualifications for Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior Nationals. The best of the best from around the country come and vie for that top spot on the award stand. Are you ready? If you are a seniorAs in year’s past, to qualify for the NHSCA Senior Nationals, you must have placed in the top two of your State Championships (Top 4 in NJ, NY, and IN – Top 8 in CA) at some point during your high school scholastic career. If you have not, you may petition the NHSCA for a wild card by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


More than 200 college coaches from around the nation will be on hand for this event! In past NCAA Division I Championships, more than 90% of the NCAA All Americans competed in this event when they were in high school! To be the best, you must see yourself achieving at the highest level. Prepare yourself to the best of your ability and lay it on the line against the best in the country! 


All High School Nationals Wresting Championship participants will receive free admissions to the Senior Nationals Wrestling Championships and all Senior Nationals participants will receive free admissions to the High School Nationals Wrestling Championships.


There will be a LIVE webcast of all 28 Mats for the entire 4 days on NHSCA.com via the High School Television Network. Once again, the Senior Nationals Finals will be aired on National Television.


Click your Grade level for more information, event schedule, and to register: 


Freshman Nationals - April 3-6, 2013
Sophomore  Nationals - April 3-6, 2013
Junior Nationals - April 3-6, 2013
Senior Nationals - April 4-7, 2013
Middle School Nationals - April 5-6, 2013


For special discounted hotel rates, please click here.


To print the 2013 NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championship flyer, click here.


2012 Highlights Include: 2x Olympian and 2x NCAA National Champion - Kerry McCoy, Head Coach at the University of Maryland, Gene Mills, Olympian and 2x NCAA Champion as the Feature Clinicians, and Bryan Snyder, Assistant Coach at Nebraska - 2x NCAA Runner Up and 4x All American.