Interested in Wrestling at the Next Level?



College Wrestling Info Sheet

Whether it be at the D1, D2, D3, NAIA, NJCAA or Club level there are universities and colleges that may be a great fit for you to continue your academic and wrestling career.


Did you know Michigan has several schools that sponsor wrestling?

D1: Michigan, Michigan State, Eastern Michigan, Central Michigan

D3: Adrian, Olivet, Alma

NAIA: Davenport, Cleary

NJCAA: Muskegon Community College, St. Clair County CC

CLUB: GVSU, UM Dearborn, Mott CC, Henry Ford CC


College Wrestling Checklist:


‚       Fill out and return any questionnaire that is mailed to you!  

‚       Create a list of schools that carry the Major/Minor you are interested in pursuing.

‚       Visit the websites of schools you are interested in attending, that carry your Major/Minor, and fill out an online recruiting questionnaire.

‚       Notify your counselor.  They will help make sure you are NCAA Clearinghouse approved.

‚       Register with the NCAA!

‚       Contact the college coaching staff and notify them of your interest via email.  Schedule a day for a possible campus visit to meet the coaching staff and team.

‚       Apply to the Universities/Colleges you are interested in and others.

‚       Apply for financial aid/academic scholarships/outside Scholarships.

‚       Notify Coach Hancock of the schools you are interested in.

‚       Seek advice from your support system: Parents, Coaches, Family…

‚       Make a decision that best suits your future!



If you have any questions or wish to speak about the possibility of wrestling in college, see Coach Hancock.