14th Annual Gene Mills Eastern National Wrestling Tournament
April 9, 2016
SRC Arena on the Campus of Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY
Phoenix Combat Kids Wrestling Club
November 3, 2015 – April 9, 2016 Gene Mills’ Eastern Nationals
Welcomes Youths K – 8th Grade
Returning coach: Mike Wilkinson
The regular Combat Kids Club practice. will be every Tuesday and Thursday night in the Phoenix Varsity wrestling room upstairs at JCB High School, every day that school is open without cancellation of after school activities. Wrestling practices will begin on Tues. Nov. 3rd,, 2015 and culminate @ the Gene Mills Eastern Nationals April 9th, 2016. Beginner wrestlers will practice from 6:00-7:00P.M.and experienced wrestlers will practice from 7:00- 8:15P.M. Wrestlers can wear t-shirts/shorts, wrestling shoes, or a clean pair of sneakers for practices. No street shoes are allowed on the wrestling mats. Registration cost of $75 will include NYWAY card and a free t-shirt. All Combat Kids with valid registration will receive free registration in the Phoenix Combat Kids home Tournament t.b.a. and G.M.E.N. (if parent/s agree to work these tournaments). If not enrolled by Dec1st , NYWAY card will cost an additional $15, and T-shirt will be an additional $10. Please bring checks to sign-ups @ Phoenix HS Wrestling Room on Tues. Nov 3rd, payable to CNY Pin2Win Inc.
This video is a tribute to one of the greatest wrestlers of all-time. Gene Mills was a New Jersey High School State Champion, and a High School National Champion. While at Syracuse University, Gene set the NCAA Division I career pins record with 107 total falls!
On October 20, 2012, Syracuse University awarded Gene the prestigious
LETTER OF DISTINCTION
This video was produced to introduce Gene prior to his acceptance speech