Youth wrestling program offered

JOHNSTOWN – The Johnstown youth wrestling program will begin the 2013-14 season Dec. 10.

Youth interested in signing up may do so at practice. The practices will run from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Knox Junior High School small cafe.

The program is open to any area boys or girls on?Tuesdays and Thursdays. The program is free for participants.

Sign-ups also will be accepted through the season.

The program will introduce the sport for folkstyle wrestling and teach basic wrestling skills. Agility and strength drills also will be incorporated into the instructional program.

The program will focus on teaching wrestling techniques, developing basic skills and having fun.

Information on youth tournaments will be made available and those interested are encouraged to compete. The program will conclude in February.

Participants should wear T-shirts and shorts.

For more information, call coach Joe Morrison at 844-5663.