Youth Wrestling Activities for Week of December 1, 2013

Youth wrestling activities for this week are below.

  • Open Mat: Monday, December 2nd from 6:00-7:00 PM in the Mazeppa wrestling room.  Any wrestler looking for a little extra mat time is welcome to attend.
  • Scrimmage with CF: Friday, December 6th starting at 5:30 PM in the Mazeppa wrestling room.  Please arrive at 5:15.  We’ll be having our 5002 Club members wrestle first so they are done by the time they need to be introduced.  If your wrestler is not signed up and would like to participate, please e-mail  We will be looking for parent volunteers to help referee and keep score.
  • 5002 Club Recognition: Friday, December 6th at 6:00 PM in Mazeppa large gym.  Full details are here.
  • Tournaments: Stewartville and Waseca on Saturday, December 7th.  Details available on The Guillotine calendar.

5002 recognition night coming Friday Dec 6th!

2013 summer 5002 calendar

I’ve attached a ‘5002 calendar’ for those who want to try 5002 for next season.

5002 night Itinerary:
-please have your 5002 wrestler wear a ZM wrestling t-shirt
-have them there by 6:00pm
-6:30-6:45 we will meet by the south wall (by concessions) I will explain what we are to do
-6:45ish I will walk the 2013 5002 club members onto mat, introduce what 5002 is, then introduce them!
-I will also present the boys with their new ‘5002 shirts’ in which they will put on at this time

This is one of my favorite nights of the year! Please pump your little up for it…they’ve earned it!

If you are looking for the word find (last page) please contact me at 507-358-1344. I only have hard copies left.


New floor in wrestling room completed!

finished floor
finished floor
Thank you to Michael Majerus, Joey Majerus, and Brian Majerus for their work in finishing the wrestling room cement floor….it looks fantastic and these guys donated most of last weekend to finish it!

Thanks to Rob Haglund and Chris Soltau for helping Brian sand the floors Friday evening…it was a messy job!

Another thanks to:
Brian M, Joey M, Miachel M, Liz M, Rob Haglund, Jarrett H, Jack H, Dan Bennett, Jen Steffen, Chase S, Caden S, for coming in last night and helping clean up the wrestling room!

Thanks to all the others who have helped along the way; our room is really starting to look like home because of your work!

Please come check out the wrestling room tonight during family night!

Signup for Youth Scrimmages

Our youth wrestlers have the opportunity to scrimmage during two home Varsity/JV meets in Mazeppa this December.  Preliminary details are below.  Please e-mail if your wrestler(s) would like to participate.  If your wrestler did not get weighed on registration night, please include their weight in the e-mail so we can pair them with other wrestlers accordingly.  We’ll need parent volunteers for referees and table workers.  Please let us know if you can help!

Friday, December 6th vs. Cannon Falls
Friday, December 13th vs. KW & PI

Wrestlers should arrive at 5:15.  Start scrimmages at 5:30.  We should be done no later than 7.  Scrimmages will be held in the new wrestling room.

The first scrimmage is also 5002 club night.  We’ll make sure to be done by the time those wrestlers get introduced to the crowd.

7th-12th Grade Open Practice / Family Night

*Come join us Monday, November 25*

5-5:30 – Take pictures of/with our kids while still in uniform from sports pix.  Family  pix/poster pix/Senior-Junior groups, etc.

5:30-6 – Boys set up gym for practice while parents/family EAT!  Soup and salad will be served.

*After you eat, you will be shown our new website and be able to sign up for email/facebook/text/twitter updates.

6-7:30/8 – Boys practice in gym – you are invited to watch practice and tour the new wrestling room.  Wrestling dads will be available to answer questions about the new room. We will also be looking for volunteers to sign up for various things we need help with throughout the season.

Parents can stay whole time or leave when you want.  Coach Steffen will have time at the end of practice to talk and/or answer questions. Boys will have a chance to eat after practice.

*** Some clothing samples will be available to try on as well. Order forms can be turned in that night.