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NCWAY State Championship FAQ

2018 NCWAY State Championships





Q. Are Weigh Ins Mandatory? Can I Weigh In on Saturday morning?

A. Weigh Ins are Mandatory on Friday night for 6-U|8-U|10-U|12-U|14-U Divisions. High School wrestlers may Weigh In Friday night or Saturday morning.


Q. Does my wrestler need a NCWAY Card to participate?  

A. A NCWAY Card IS NOT needed. However, an additional $5 fee will be due in cash at check in. This fee will offset the cost of insurance for a Non-NCWAY member.


Q. Can I register my wrestler up for 2 divisions?

A. No, wrestlers may only compete in one Division/Weight Class.


Q. When does registration end? Can I pay and register at the door?

A. Registration will end Friday, February 23rd at 12:00pm. No registrations will be accepted at the door.


Q. Do AAU or USA Coaches get in Free?

A. Only NCWAY Coaches with a valid 2017-2018 coaching card are admitted free of charge.


Q. How much are Coaches Floor Passes? Where do I buy them?

A. Coaches Floor Passes will be available for purchase Friday night and Saturday morning.  

$10 NCWAY Coaches (valid 2017-2018 coaching card required)

$25 AAU / USA Coaches (valid 2017-2018 coaching card required)

$25 NCHSAA Coaches (valid coaching credentials required)


Q. Can Parents purchase Floor Passes to access the wrestling area?

A. No, only Coaches with 2017-2018 cards will be allowed inside the wrestling area.


Q. Are coolers or outside food allowed inside?

A. No, it is prohibited to bring outside food and drink into the arena. Food and Beverages will be available inside the arena. Each wrestler will be allowed 1 bottle of water


Q. How do I purchase Admission for the tournament?

A. The ticket box office will be open Friday during weigh ins and all day Saturday. Adults are $10 School aged children are $6. This will be Cash Only!


Q. When will tournament Brackets be announced?

A. Tournament Brackets will be up on Saturday morning 6:00am for 6-8-10-12-14-U divisions. The High School Brackets will be up by 11:30am. Paper Brackets will be posted before wrestling starts.



Q. What hotel might I call for overnight accommodations?

A. Ramada Plaza 1707-A Owen Drive Fayetteville, NC 2.7 Miles from the Crown Arena! The NCWAY Host Hotel Rate will be $79.00 per night. There are only 150 Rooms at this rate so act fast!


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