South Dakota Changes – Wrestling

2022-23 South Dakota Changes, Clarifications & Reminders

  1. The SDHSAA will now follow the Optimal Performance Calculator format for weights during the season. Please see additional information released on the SDHSAA website for full regulations.

  2. All wrestling Head Coaches will be required to complete a mandatory training on the use of TrackWrestling. This will take place during the same time as the rules meeting and must be completed by the deadline set by the SDHSAA or a $50.00 fine will be assessed to the school.

  3. Handbook to read as follows: “Each team must use TrackWrestling as live management software for all tournaments and dual competition, to include multi-dual events”. In addition, school must follow the TrackWrestling guidelines on Page 8 of the Wrestling section of the SDHSAA Athletic Handbook that reads as such: “Failure to update TrackWrestling via the deadlines above will results in a $50.00 fine to the school.”

  4. Girls weight classes established for 2022-23 season only: 106-113-120-126-132-142-154-170-190-285.

The South Dakota High School Activities Association will serve member schools by providing leadership in the development, supervision, and conduct of interscholastic activities which enrich the educational experiences of high school students. The SDHSAA is committed to the ideals that will provide equitable participation opportunities and positive recognition to students, while working cooperatively with all schools to enhance the achievement of desired educational goals.

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