• Youth wrestling for girls & boys in grades K – 6 is run through a partnership with Lakes Area Mat Rats.  This is a cooperative organization for Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus youth wrestlers (much like the upper-level program “Road Crew”).


    Practices are held at Pine River-Backus High School in the Wrestling Room (enter Door 5).

    Tuesdays & Thursdays

    Pre-K – 2nd Grade:  6:00 – 7:00 PM

    3rd – 6th Grade:  6:00 – 7:30 PM 

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact Mat Rat officers:

    Brittany Sonenstahl:  218.838.3430

    Brent Johnson:  218.820.2025

    Or Pequot Lakes Youth Sports Coordinator:  Andrea Nelson 218.568.9342 anelson@isd186.org


    2023-24 Registration form for Lakes Area MatRats Wrestling (grades K - 6) 


    2023-24 NYWA Membership Form will be available at practice


    Wrestling Tournaments (The Guillotine)