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Rules & Bracketing

Rules & Bracketing

The following levels will be used to separate wrestlers:

A. Separation Criteria for Cadet Men's Freestyle and Greco-Roman Nationals

1 UWW Cadet and above World placer in and out of style
2 Cadet/UWW Cadet and above National champion in style
3 Cadet/UWW Cadet and above National placer 2-4 in style
4 Cadet/UWW Cadet & above National placer 5-8 in style
5 Cadet/UWW Cadet & above National Champion out of style*
6 Cadet/UWW Cadet & above National placer 2-4 out of style*
7 Schoolboy National Champion in style
8 Schoolboy National Placer 2-4 in style OR Cadet/Junior Folkstyle National Champion
9 Cadet/Junior Regional Champion in style OR Cadet/UWW Cadet and above National placer 5-8 out of style* OR Cadet/Junior Folkstyle National 2-4
10 Schoolboy National Champion out of style*

B. Separation Criteria for Junior Men's Freestyle and Greco-Roman Nationals

1 UWW Junior World placer in and out of style*
2 Junior/UWW Jr National champion in style OR UWW Cadet World placer in style
3 Cadet UWW World Placer out of style* OR Junior/UWW JR National placer 2-4 in style
4 Cadet/UWW Cadet National Champion in style
5 Junior/UWW JR National placer 5-8 in style OR Junior/UWW JR National Champion out of style*
6 Cadet/UWW Cadet National placer 2-4 in style
7 Cadet/UWW Cadet National placer 5-8 in style OR Cadet/UWW Cadet National Champion out of style*
8 Junior/UWW JR National placer 2-4 out of style*
9 Junior/UWW JR National placer 5-8 out of style* OR Cadet/UWW Cadet National placer 2-4 out of style* OR Junior Folkstyle National Champion
10 Junior Regional Champion in style OR Junior Folkstyle National 2-4

C. Separation Criteria for Cadet Women's Freestyle Nationals

1 UWW Cadet World Champion
2 UWW Cadet World Place Winner
3 UWW Cadet Body Bar Champion
4 UWW Cadet Body Bar Runner UP
5 USAW Cadet National Champion In Style
6 USAW Cadet National Champion Out Of Style
7 USAW Cadet Body Bar 3-8 place
8 USAW Cadet National In Style 2nd-4th
9 USAW Cadet National Out Of Style 2nd-4th
10 USAW Cadet National In Style 5th-8th
11 USAW Cadet National Out Of Style 5th-8th

D. Separation Criteria for Junior Women's Freestyle Nationals

1 UWW Junior World Champ
2 UWW Junior World Place Winner
3 UWW Junior Body Bar Champion
4 UWW Junior Body Bar Runner Up
5 USAW Junior National Champion In Style
6 USAW Junior National Champion Out Of Style
7 UWW Junior Body Bar 3rd-8th Place
8 Junior National In Style 2nd-4th Place
9 Junior National Out Of Style 2nd-4th
10 Junior National In Style 5th-8th Place
11 Junior National Out Of Style 5th-8th