The Hallsville Kids Club (HKCWrestling) is a not for profit, open wrestling club that welcomes any youth regardless of experience, socioeconomic status, gender or race. We are a chartered club of Missouri USA Wrestling. Our mission is to provide a positive learning environment through the vehicle of wrestling to instill discipline, fair play and a positive work ethic. Our goal is to develop a community supported youth wrestling program that will provide well trained student athletes that are prepared to successfully compete in wrestling and life.

The youth wrestling season is set to begin on November 30th. The season will run until the end of January for most wrestlers. Any wrestlers that is 7 to 14 years old and wants to compete in the state series can continue to practice and compete through March. Our practices will be held in the Primary School Commons and below is the schedule: 



  6:00-7:00 PM - 5 to 8 year olds
  7:00-8:30 PM - 9 to 14 year olds


  6:00-7:00 PM - 5 to 8 year olds
  7:00-8:30 PM - 9 to 14 year olds


First Practice:

November 30th (All age groups)


Hallsville Primary Commons 

No Practices on the following nights:

Monday December 21st 2015
More TBD


Registration to participate in the 2015-2016 season is $80 for the first child, $70 for the second child and $60 for all additional children. Registration fees pay for a USA Wrestling card, insurance, team t-shirt, and an opportunity to develop wrestling and life skills. Scholarships are available for all age groups; just contact Ronald Tessman or Stacy Crane for scholarship applications. In addition for this year, all interested 7th and 8th graders can join for free; contact Ronald Tessman for more information. New middle school wrestlers will be encouraged to practice and compete in a limited number of tournaments. The goal is to prepare them to compete successfully in high school.

We will have a free introductory wrestling camp on Sunday, November 29th from 5 to 6 PM in the Primary commons. Kids can come and try it out to see if they are interested in participating this season. If you plan to attend the camp please send Ronald K Tessman an email at ron.tessman@merial.com or text message at 573-592-9757. Please include first and last name as well as grade and age.

Registration dates/times: Sunday, November 29th from 6:00 to 6:30 PM and on Monday, November 30th and Wednesday, December 2nd. Late registration will results in a $30 late fee.

We will be hosting a tournament again this year. Participation in the HKC tournament is free for all HKC members. It is scheduled for January 17th, 2016.  Last year’s tournament was a tremendous success and we look for this year’s tournament to be even better! Parents are expected to volunteer for the tournament to help make it a great success!!
Please contact Ronald K Tessman, at 573-592-9757 or at ron.tessman@merial.com with any questions. I can’t wait to see you on the mat!