Last Updated: November 10, 2013
Practices are every Monday and Wednesday from 6:30-8:30 at the Smithville Community Center and are open for wrestlers from 5-18 years old. Please join us. For any questions, call Jason at 812-272-2484 or just show up to practice.
First practice in 1 week
The new facility is nearly ready just in time for the first practice in 1 week at Hoosier Elite. Coach Brannigan Barlow is ready to get the season started. The new facility is located in the basement of the Smithville Community Center at 7555 Strain Ridge Road, Bloomington.
Practices are Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30. The first 3 practices in September on the 23rd, 25th, and 30th are free to everyone with a USA Wrestling Card. USA Wrestling cards provide insurance for our club and are mandatory for everyone. The same card is good for any club that you wrestle with and at nearly all tournaments. You can get your card at iswa.com or I will have a lap top computer at practice for you to get it online at the first practice. The cost is $35 for the season.
September Membership Free
October-May Membership $80/month
Sibling Membership $40/month
1 time practice $15
Let me know if you have any questions, otherwise I hope to see you on the mat.
Time to get your USA Wrestling cards.
All wrestlers at Hoosier Elite, or any other club in the state, will have to get their USA Wrestling cards online this year. The cost is $35 for the season. The card is good through August, 31, 2014. The same card is valid for any club you participate with and most competitions in the USA. You can register at http://www.iswa.com/register/
Lukasz Walendzak and Alex Mosconi awarded Triple Crown
Congratulations to Lukasz Walendzak and Alex Mosconi for winning the 2013 ISWA Triple Crown. To win this award, both Alex and Lukasz claimed state titles in Folkstyle, Freestyle, and Greco. Way to go guys. Keep the streak alive in 2014!
FIRST DAY OF PRACTICE SEPTEMBER 23RD!! NEW LOCATION!!
August 21, 2013
The first day of practice for the 2013/2014 season will be September 23rd at 6:30-8:30 pm at the Smithille Community Center located at 7555 Strain Ridge Road, Bloomington, IN 47401. We are currently renovating the basement of the old Smithville School to make a great new home for Hoosier Elite Wrestlers. We are excited about a larger space!! Head Coach Brannigan Barlow is ready to hit the ground running this year.
COACH MIRACLE ACCEPTS DREAM JOB
August 21, 2013
Lee Miracle has accepted a position as the head coach of the women's wrestling team at Campbellsville university. Read more at: http://www.campbellsvilletigers.com/sport/0/41.php Congratulations to Coach Miracle! He will be missed, but you just might see him back in a guest coaching position from time to time at Hoosier Elite.
INDIANA HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS
Check out the latest Indiana high school rankings to find out how Hoosier Elite wrestlers are doing during their high school season CLICK HERE!
HOOSIER ELITE WINS MARTINSVILLE ARTESIAN FOLKSTYLE CLASSIC FOR 4TH YEAR IN A ROW
January 6, 2013
Hoosier Elite ran away with the team competition boasting 7 champions on the day (Alex Mosconi, Derek Blubaugh, Joshua Oliver, Caleb Oliver, Peyton Asbury, Griffin Stin, Bryce Carson), 1 runner up (Owen Sego), 5 Third place winners (Cael Miracle, Geno Mosconi, Hope Miracle, Anthony Mosconi, and Cade Cooper, and 2 Fourth place finishers (Trystin Kirkoff, Ethan Sego).
Joshua Oliver (shown right) is Hoosier Elite's Most Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament. Joshua scored the most team points for the Academy by going 4-0 with 4 pins to win his bracket in Martinsville. Way to go Joshua!
HOOSIER ELITE HAS FOUR ALL AMERICANS AT DIXIE NATIONALS!
December 29, 2013
Alex Mosconi placed 3rd, Cael Miracle and Geno Mosconi place 4th, and Lukasz Walendzak place 5th in an extremely competitive tournament. Great job guys! For more Hoosier Elite results CLICK HERE
HOOSIER ELITE PLACES 5TH IN DIXIE DUALS
December 28, 2012
Hoosier Elite places 5th in a very competitive Dixie Duals on Friday. The duals were definitely worth the effort as our wrestlers had the opportunity to compete in five dual meets the day before Dixie Nationals. A special congratulations goes out to Alex Mosconi for going an undefeated 5-0 with five falls during the duals. Great Job Alex!
HOOSIER ELITE WINS TOLEDO HAMMER AND DIDICATES WIN TO JACK PINTOS
December 23, 2012
I am very proud of the efforts of everyone involved. The kids wrestled their hearts out. They really wanted to win this for Jack Pintos and they did. We plan to send the trophy, Team photo, and card to Jack's parents through Jack's wrestling club. Hoosier Elite had 11 finalists and won 7 championships. Congratulions to our champions Cael Miracle, Nick Castellucio, Tucker Kirkoff, Owen Sego, Lukasz Walendzak, Anthony Mosconi, and Cameron Meier Click here for individual results.
HOOSIER ELITE COMPETES IN THE BORDER WARS CHRISTMAS DUALS
December 9, 2012
I am very proud of the kids and the effort they put into competing. I was encouraged by some of the things that I saw from our younger wrestlers. I believe the kids all learned from the experience and are better wrestlers for having stepped up to the tough challenge - Coach Miracle
KAYLA MIRACLE WINS SILVER AT CADET WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN BAKU, AZERBAJAIN
August 23, 2012
Miracle had a 3-1 record during her competition, capturing her first three bouts to earn a spot in the finals. She opened by pinning Naveen Naveen of India, then stopped 2011 Cadet World bronze medalist Ekaterina Myagkova of Russia, 4-1, 4-0. In the semifinals, Miracle defeated Alyona Kolesnik of Azerbaijan, 1-0, 3-0. In the gold-medal finals, Miracle was defeated by Ai Kuradate of Japan. Miracle was competing in her second FILA Cadet World Championships, after placing eighth last year at 49 kg/108 lbs. She was a FILA Cadet and a Junior National champion this year leading up to the World Championships and served as this years Cadet World Team Captain.