19-20 Overview-Wrestler Profile

Your wrestler has been invited to be apart of Shamrock Wrestling Program for the 2019-2020 season. We believe in our system and program! Your son will develop and progress physically, socially, and spiritually. The Shamrock Wrestling program consists of two youth levels: Shamrock Select (experienced/high level) and Team Shamrock (intermediate/novice).  Each level will consist of a systematic approach to training, coupled with top-tier technique and high-paced workouts.   Coaches not parents determine the placement of each wrestler. 


Practices will be held inside of the Detroit Catholic Central High School Wrestling Room. 


Shamrock Select will practice on Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7:30 PM.  Practices will start on Monday, November 25th and run through the completion of the MYWA State Tournament in March. 


Team Shamrock will practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-7:30 PM with practice starting on Tuesday, November 26th and run through till the end of February. 


Beyond normal structured practice and coaching, Shamrock Select and Team Shamrock will offer:

  • Shamrock Notes on practice and competition
  • Individualized action plans
  • Individual goal setting
  • College level drills and mat strategy sessions
  • Top-level drill partners 
  • Progressive development plans 

Club Cost:

Select $600 flat fee for the entire season if paid monthly or $500 if paid upfront.  $100 deposit must be paid by first practice on 11/26. Cash or checks made payable to Mitch Hancock. 


Team Shamrock: $360 flat fee for the entire season if paid monthly/ or $300 if paid upfront.  


Click here to make a payment and reserve your spot! 


Click Here to fill out a Wrestler's Profile Form:



Please RSVP your spot to the club by November 18th  by responding and clicking on the link above. Please respond quickly, as this club will be CAPPED and space is limited. 


Coaching Staff:


  •  Head Coach – Detroit Catholic Central High School
  • 7X MHSAA Division 1 Team State Champions
  • NCAA All American at Central Michigan

Jason Mester

  • Former Head Coach at Bloomsburg University
  • Former CMU Head Assistant Coach
  • Former Assistant Coach at the University of Missouri
  • Former Assistant Coach at Nebraska (14 All Americans, 3 NCAA Finalists)
  • 3 x NCAA Place-winner at CMU. MAC wrestler of the Year.

Ken Bade

  • 2x Varsity Letter Winner at UPenn
  • Started at 125lbs for Penn in 
  • 3x MHSAA D1 State Champ for Shamrocks
  • 3x MHSAA D1 Team Champs
  • Flo National All American

Vince Didona

  • NCAA Qualifier at CMU
  • NCAA Academic All American
  • MAC Champion
  • Prepped at St. Ed's HS 



Thank you and look forward to working with your son! Email us at ShamrockSelect@gmail.com with any questions. 


Team Shamrock/Shamrock Select Staff