Board Meeting

There will be an open board meeting on Wednesday, October 1 at 7:15 at the Park District

We will be having FREE open mats on Saturday, October 11 from 9am till 11am at the Village Hall wrestling room (15440 Central Ave, Oak Forest, IL 60452).


Open mats are open and free to anyone. If you know anyone that has a child that is interested in wrestling and he or she wants to see what a practice will be like we encourage them to come and see for themselves.



On Sunday October 5th, Gigi's Playhouse will be having their first ever Inspirational Walk. Please join our team "Maddie's Warriors." The Warriors would like to show our support to Maddie Crossetto and the Crosetto family. Maddie is the 8th grade twin sister of Stephen. The Crosetto family has been involved with the Warrior program for many, many years. John and Joni are the couple that can be found making the pancakes and sausage at our Green and White Tournament. Please consider joining us on October 5th to support Maddie and Gigi's Playhouse.  If you can not join us please consider donating to "Maddie's Warriors." You can go here to register or donate.

If you are walking with us, come dressed in your Warrior wear!




Tuesday Oct 14th from 6-8pm at

Oak Forest Park District

15601 S. Central Ave. Oak Forest, IL 60452 • (708) 687-7270

$235 Fee includes a Warriors Hooded Sweatshirt at registration

— Practice —

Tots (5-6) will start on November 10th. Mondays and Thursdays 5:30-7:30 at the Park District

All NEW wrestlers and 7, 8, & 9 year olds will begin on Monday November 3rd. Monday and Friday practices from 5:30-7:30 in the Village Hall basement and on Thursdays at the Park District gym from 5:30-7:30.

Varsity wrestlers (10-14 years old with more than a year experience) will practice in the Village Hall basement on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-7:30 starting November 4th.

Pre-Season Camp


Contender Wrestling/Oak Forest Warriors Camp starts Monday, September 1, 2014 through Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Mondays.........Time: 6-8 Where: Carl Sandburg High School Tuesdays........ Time: 6-8 Where: Carl Sandburg High School Saturdays....... Time: 9-11 Where: Oak Forest Warriors Wrestling Room Trainers: Alexis Rivera & Louie Hayes The primary focus of our pre-season regiment will be mastering the basic fundamentals of wrestling. The wrestlers will be partnered up with athletes of similar skill sets. New with new and advanced with advanced. The team will spend 90 percent of the two month drilling and drilling good technique. We will touch on the following core setups, maneuvers and takedowns $175.00 per Athlete $150 for 2nd and 3rd Sibling
There is a discount for Warrior wrestlers and a $50 fee for football players that are only able to go one day a week. MUST HAVE A USA WRESTLING CARD TO PARTICIPATE To Register, Please email 
Questions? Please Call Phil Hayes @ 708-259-3295 Check out the Contender Website: Download Information and Registration Form by Clicking the "Handouts" on tab then selecting 2014 Pre Season Information and Registration Form