South Bend Washington Wrestling Receives REACHES Funding
Coach Givens and staff are proud to announce that the wrestling team has been rewarded a grant from the R.E.A.C.H.E.S. Organization. This amazing organization has been able to give schools anything from singlets to new mats from various companies. They have also helped wrestling clubs, Jr. & Sr. High Schools, and Colleges across the United States. This season our team has been rewarded $3,000 in gear from Adidas. The coaches ordered new sub laminated singlets and brand new head gear for the team. This comes at a great time as the team has almost tripled in size from last season. Practice starts on Monday, November the 4th and first competitions start on the Monday the 18th. The Panthers will be at the Clay Invite on Saturday the 23rd. Ever Onward!!!
R.E.A.C.H.E.S. (Rewarding Educational Athletic Choices Helping Each Sport) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2007 in an effort to promote, protect and preserve the integrity of amateur athletics by providing athletic and educational opportunities to all athletes of all ages and abilities. This unique experience will provide educational, technical, and lifelong lessons for athletes, coaches, parents and fans that seek to capture meaningful, compassionate, harmonious, interesting and active lives. All profits from R.E.A.C.H.E.S. will be used to support specific needs in each sport to ensure future generations of athletes, fans, parents and coaches will continue to learn from valuable lifelong athletic lessons.