2022 Junior High State Championships
A Note to Wrestlers:
Congratulations on your quest to be a contender for a PA Junior Wrestling Junior High State Championship. The Tournament Committee, Area II, and the City of Johnstown welcome you to the First Summit Arena at The Cambria County War Memorial for the 8th Annual PA Junior High State Championship Tournament. We hope you have a memorable experience as you compete for the gold. Best of luck to all!!!
A Note to the Wrestling Families:
The 2022 PJW Sate Championship Tournament will be held at First Summit Arena at The Cambria County War Memorial, located at 326 Napoleon St. Johnstown, PA 15901.
Doors Open 2:30pm
Boys 77 – 117 Lbs .
1 – Pigtails (Rd. of 64) - 4:00 PM
2 – Prelim 1 – (Rd. of 32) - 4:45 PM
Boys 124 - 252 Lbs.
3 – Pigtails (Rd. of 64) - 6:00 PM
4 – Prelim 1 – (Rd. of 32) - 6:45 PM
Doors Open 7:00am
Boys 77 – 117 Lbs. & Girls 77 – 110 Lbs.
5 – Boys Consolation Rd. 1 – 8:00 AM
6 – Boys Prelim 2 & Consolation Rd. 2 – 9:00 AM
7 – Girls Prelim 1 (Rd. of 16) - 10:30 AM
8 – Boys Consolation Rd. 3 - 10:45 AM
9 – Boys Quarterfinals & Consolation Rd. 4 – 11:30 AM
10 – Girls Quarterfinals & Consolation Rd. 1 – 12:15 PM
Boys 124 -252 Lbs. & Girls 117 – 185 Lbs .
11 – Boys Consolation Rd. 1 – 2:00 PM
12 – Boys Prelim 2 & Consolation Rd. 2 – 3:00 PM
13 – Girls Prelim 1 (Rd. of 16) – 4:30 PM
14 - Boys Consolation Rd. 3 – 4:45
15 – Boys Quarterfinals & Consolation Rd. 4 – 5:30
16 – Girls Quarterfinals & Consolation Rd. 1 – 6:15
Doors Open 7:00am
17 – Boys Consolation Rd. 5 – 9:00 AM
18 – Girls Consolation Rd. 2 – 9:45 AM
19 – Boys Semifinals & Consolation Rd. 6 – 10:15 AM
20 – Girls Semifinals & Consolation Rd. 3 – 11:00 AM
21 - Boys Consolation Rd. 7 – 11:30 AM
22 – Girls Consolation Rd. 4 – 12:00 PM
23 - Finals Placement Matches - Est. 1:30 PM
Round times are estimated and wrestlers should be ready at least 1 hour prior to estimated start time.
General Admissions Costs:
$25.00 Adult All Sessions $15.00 Adult Single Session
$15.00 Student All Sessions $10.00 Student Single Session
Tickets and programs may be purchased during weigh-ins at the First Summit Arena at The Cambria County War Memorial on Friday or at the Arena on Saturday and Sunday.
Friday, March 4, at the Pasquerilla Conference Center, 301 Napoleon St. Johnstown, PA 15901.... 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM. (Flat Weight)
Sunday, March 6, at the First Summit Arena from 7:00 – 8:00 AM for wrestlers competing on Sunday. (There will be a 2 lb. weight allowance for this weigh in.)
In the event that you have a skin issue and do not have a PJW skin form, or your PJW skin form is not current, the onsite physician’s determination will be final.
Tournament apparel will be sold during weigh-ins and throughout the tournament at the Arena.
Locker facilities are available at the Arena. There will be specific locker rooms available for wrestlers to change and shower with signs identifying them. These locker rooms will be closely monitored by the tournament security staff, and no misconduct or vandalism will be tolerated. Personal items should not be left in the locker rooms. Area II, Cambria County War Memorial, and the Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Committee will not be responsible for lost or stolen items from these facilities.
The Arena concessions will be operating throughout the tournament for spectator convenience. The concessions are operated solely by Cambria County War Memorial. PJW and Area II are in no way affiliated with these concessions. Health food and drinks will be available for the wrestlers and fans.
You are not permitted to bring food or drinks into the arena from the outside. All bags will be inspected.
There is ample parking within walking distance of the arena. Parking will be free on the streets after 5:00 PM Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday. Parking will also be free in the Intermodal Transportation Center Garage, which is located behind the Pasquerilla Conference Center. The address is 316 Vine Street, Johnstown, PA 15901. There are 2 additional parking garages within walking distance that will be charging a reduced fee.