Coaches

2021 Husky Wrestling Invitational

This year's tournament will be the 57th Husky Invite! After not be able to hold the tournament last year, we are so excited to welcome back all of our teams, wrestlers, coaches, and fans!

General Information

Coaches,

Welcome to the 57th annual Husky Invite Tournament hosted by Eau Claire North High School! This year’s tournament will take place on Saturday, December 11, 2021. Our event staff is hard at work to make sure that everything runs smoothly, so that all coaches, athletes, spectators, and officials have a positive and enjoyable experience.


New this Year!

  • *Women’s Wrestling Tournament-Our Tournament now hosts a Men's Varsity and Junior Varsity tournament as well as a women’s varsity tournament. This tournament will be wrestled at North High School at the same time as the men’s varsity tournament.

  • *The Junior Varsity Tournament will be held at Northstar Middle School-This year the junior varsity tournament will be held at Northstar middle school at 2711 Abbe Hill Dr, Eau Claire, WI 54703

New Teams

This year we welcome the following teams to the 2021 Husky Invite:

  • Chetek/Weyerhauser/Prairie Farm from the Heart of the North

  • Lakeville North MN from the South Suburban Conference

  • Stratford from the Marawood Conference

  • Viroqua from the Coulee Conference


This brings our total to 27 competing schools from all over the state of Wisconsin for our varsity event! A complete team list as well as all-tournament information i.e. schedules, weigh-ins, contact information, etc) Can be found on the Husky Invite Website at https://www.ecnwrestling.org/high-school/husky-invite

Important Dates and Times:

Friday, December 10, 2021-Lineups for the varsity and JV tournament must be entered in trackwrestling by noon and

Seeding Call-In: Seeding call-in times are between 6:00-7:15 PM on Friday, December 10. It is mandatory for you to call in during your designated time as shown in the matrix, even if you don’t have any line-up or seeding changes.

Varsity and Women’s Weigh-Ins: 8:00 AM on Saturday, December 11 in the small (EAST) gymnasium at North High School

Junior Varsity Weigh-Ins: 8:30 AM on Saturday, December 11 in the Northstar Middle School Gymnasium

First Whistle: 9:30 AM or sooner if possible!

Busing Parking: Bus parking is not allowed in the North or Northstar parking lot. Bus parking is available on Mercury Ave. (East of the North building) or in the back parking lot (South of the North building).

Important Dates and Times:

Friday, December 10, 2021-Varsity and Junior Varsity Lineups must be entered into trackwrestling by noon.

Seeding Call-In: Seeding call-in times are between 6:00-7:15 PM on Friday, December 10. It is mandatory for you to call in during your designated time as shown in the matrix, even if you don’t have any line-up or seeding changes.

Weigh-Ins: Varsity-8:00 AM on Saturday, December 12 in the small (EAST) gymnasium. Junior Varsity-8:30 AM in the Northstar Middle School Gymnasium

Coaches Meeting: 9:00 AM

First Whistle: 9:30 AM or sooner if possible!

Varsity and Women's Tournament Schedule

Round 1-Pigtail Round #1 and Women's tournament quarterfinal Matches

Round 2-Round of 16 for varsity tournament. Matches on the top of the bracket will compete in the Doghouse and matches on the bottom of the bracket will compete in the East Gymnasium

Round 3-Pigtail Round #2 and Women's tournament semi-finals and consolation semi-finals

Short break so that our officials, table workers, and coaches can eat lunch

Round 4-Quarterfinal Round-All quarter-finals (Front side of the bracket) compete in the doghouse the remainder of the day and all consolation quarterfinals (Backside of the bracket) will compete in the East Gymnasium the remainder of the day.

Round 5-Semi-finals and Women's Placement Matches

Round 6-Placement Matches

Husky Invite Seeding Call-In