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Friday Weigh In: Notified: several teams have a match on Thursday. Therefore, there will be an additional 1 pound allowance. Scratch +3 - starts at 2pm. WEIGH-OUT Friday.

Saturday - weight allowance: 1 pound (Scratch +4) - SKIN CHECK starts at 8:00 am.



All buses park on Rampart Ave. No bus parking in the parking lots. No offsite shuttle buses.


It is the policy of Firestone High School that there is no outside food/drink permitted in the school and especially in the Gym. Team wrestlers only coolers maybe permitted in the cafeteria only. Please respect the Firestone High School policy. Due to increased security measures in the Akron Public Schools, APS is requiring the Bill Dies Memorial to use walk-through metal detectors at entry gates to enhance safety and security. In addition, large purses, backpacks, large bags and any weapon of any kind (including pocket knives) are prohibited. The safety of our student athletes, fans, and volunteers is our highest priority. We thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.



2022 Bill Dies Tournament On Track Wrestling!

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There will be streaming live and archiving the video of the Bill Dies through TrackWrestling. Log into the Dies Tournament on TrackWrestling, there is an option to purchase the live (archived) stream.

Hotel Information

We have an agreement with the Holiday Inn in Fairlawn this year. The group rate is $99  and includes breakfast. Rooms are set up for four people

Direct booking link:  Bill Dies Wrestling with Breakfast
Website:   enter group code BDW
Hotel direct:  330-666-4131

If a team needs to make specific billing arrangements or a block of rooms near each other, I would recommend they call Tami Mahoney at (330) 666-4131

If anyone has trouble with reservations, they can also call Tami.


The tournmanet is using the Remind app for weather updates in regards to the tournament.

~~~~ Cohill Scholarship Application ~~~~


The John Cohill Scholarship is open to any senior wrestler who participated in the Bill Dies Memorial.


Click here for application form