Situation – Week 1 (2020)

SCWOA — Situations — week 1; rules 1, 2 and 4 from the Rule Book & Case Manual

Read and familiarize yourself with the 2020-2021 rule changes!!

Answer the following questions and bring the answers to the next meeting noting Rule, Section, and Article.

1) Why is Rule 1, Section 3, Article 5 important for every official, rookie or veteran, to make sure this happens? Does it have to be the head coach? When is the best time to do this?

2) During a tournament, explain the guidelines for the coaches to be in the “restricted zone?”

3) During a tournament, what should the referee do if 2 coaches start out in the corner of the mat, but then are joined by the team trainer?

4) During groom check, what is the procedure if the official thinks there is a communicable skin condition?

5) What is the rule regarding shoe laces?

6) what happens if a wrestler’s shoe comes off? 

Case Manual, Rule 1

4) What should you do if you arrive to supervise the weigh ins for a dual meet and find out the coaches have completed the random draw after the weigh-ins are completed ?

Case Manual, Rule 2

5) During inspection of the wrestling mat and the general mat area for a dual meet, what must the referee request for the chairs, benches and score’s table?

Case Manual, Rule 4

6) Explain what a “suitable undergarment” means for a:

If a wrestler is 1/4 ounce overweight, can they remove the suitable undergarment to make weight? Can they take off their singlet?