Welcome to Stamford Junior Wrestling!
“Courage is not the absence of fear; it is the conquest of it.”
2018 WINTER ELEMENTARY Registration Now Open
It’s time to hit the mats!!!
Mon, Tue and Thu from 6:30-8:00 PM from January 2nd to March 1st.
Mon practice is at the Boys and Girls Club. Tue and Thu is held at Westhill HS.
2017-18 Middle School - After School/Evening Program
Rogers and Scofield will have their regular after-school practices.
Rippowam,Cloonan, Dolan, TOR and Greenwich Middle Schools will practice in the evenings from 6:30 – 8:00pm Mondays at the Boys and Girls Club, Tuesdays and Thursdays at Westhill High School.
No tryouts – All are welcome
Start date is Dec. 4th.
Founded over 22 years ago, the Stamford Jr. Wrestling Club (“SJWC”) is a 501(c)(3) organization in Stamford, CT that is dedicated to providing high quality Folkstyle and Freestyle instruction to elementary (K-5th grade) and middle school youth (6th-8th grade) in lower Fairfield County.
The dedicated and experienced coaching staff consists of numerous seasoned coaches and successful ex-wrestlers and other athletes. The coaches not only strive to hone the skills of wrestling in a fun, safe environment but also build lifetime skills of confidence, character, and courage.
Currently, the club has over 150 wrestlers between the ages 6 to 14 and has a rich winning history of developing champions. Over the years, the club has produced multiple State Champions, New England Champions and several New England placers, as well as, a Freestyle All-American.
Latest From The Club
Congratulations to Matt Conte of Westhill High School who recently won the 2015 State Class LL Championship (120lbs) in Trumbull. Matt, a junior and team captain and with already over 100 high school wins, defeated Joe Hulse of Danbury 8-1 in the finals. Matt started...read more
The six Stamford Middle Schools, Dolan, Cloonan, Turn of River, Rippowam, Scofield and Rodgers , competed for the City Wrestling Championship this past weekend and for the second year in a row Dolan captured the title. Coming in second was Cloonan while Rippowam...read more
Twenty four Stamford youth wrestlers competed at the CT State Championships recently at Hillhouse HS, New Haven and nine (38%) placed. Coming in first and State Champions were Chase Parrott and Daiquan Hall. Also placing in this tournament were: Davonte McElveen...read more
It was a great, exciting day for the SJWC this past Sunday at the State Qualifiers in Milford, CT. 32 wrestlers attended this competitive tournament with a club record 25 wrestlers (78%) qualifying for the State Championships this Sunday 3/2 at Hillhouse High School,...read more
Seven Stamford youth wrestlers competed in the Bobcat Brawl Wrestling Tournament in South Windsor recently and all placed. Winning gold medals and coming in first place were Jake Heerman and John Edwards. Second place finishers and silver medal winners were Alex...read more
On Sunday, 1/26/14, twelve teams in the Western CT League competed in the Middle School Championships in Ridgefield CT this past weekend and Stamford finished in third place, right behind New Milford and Danbury. The Stamford Middle School Team was represented by 20...read more