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2003 USGWA National All-Americans

Samantha Lang Natasha Umemoto Shawn Swartzlender Manulita Swartzlender
Champion 165lbs Champion 122lbs 2nd Place 152lbs 2nd Place 118lbs
Kelsey Campbell Dawn Sanders
7th Place 130lbs 11th Place 118lbs

Na'Tasha Umemoto & Misty Crowin go for the pin at 2002 USGWA Nationals

Breaking News!!! May 15, 2002
2002-2003 High School Rankings Updated - Oregon has Three #1 Rankings

Pacific University Has great showing at US Senior Women's Nationals, Las Vegas, NV


2002 USGWA National Championships, 3/24/02 Results, Pictures

1st Annual Oregon USGWA Championships, 2/24/02 Results

Oregon will also be hosting a Oregon State Junior Girls Championships to qualify for the newly added women's junior division at Fargo, ND this year. We are unsure at this time if we will qualify via a tournament or petition and mandatory camp process. This tournament is open to all oregon girls in the grades 9-12. Keep checking back for more details.

USA Wrestling Junior Olympic Wrestling Committee approves girls division at 2002 ASICS Junior National Championships in Fargo, N.D. in July

Oregon Girls in the News

Taking a gender-neutral position at Tualatin - Samantha Lang

Battling with the boy's - Natasha Umemoto

All Girls/Women's Team Practices Have Started - WE NEED YOU

Practices for the all girls team are being held Sunday's at 1:00pm. It's never too late to come on down there has been a great showing but I know all the girls in the area have not shown up. Now is the time to tell all the girls you know that wrestle to contact us about opportunities to wrestle in Girls Wrestling Tournaments. It is your time to shine as a wrestler. Keep a eye out here or contact us about practices and upcoming girls wrestling tournaments. Challange yourself and help other Oregon girls become better wrestlers by being at practices even if you choose not to attend any tournaments.

This is were they start!!!!!
Need more information?

Practices being held:
Sunday's, Starting November 7, 2004, 1:00pm

(bring to all practices: running shoes, swim suit, wrestling shoes, practice gear, great attitude)

Practice's will be at: Nelsonís Nautilus

Directions from I-5 & Portland: Take I-84 [US-30] (East) 4.5 miles At I-84 Exit 5, turn off onto Ramp Turn RIGHT (West) onto NE Multnomah St 0.1 miles Turn RIGHT (North) onto SR-213 [NE 82nd Ave] 0.6 miles Turn RIGHT (East) onto NE Russell St 0.1 miles


January 12th at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds, Redmond, Oregon
Pee Wee through Junior wrestle Collegiate with pooled brackets
Open women wrestling Freestyle

College Women's Duals on Friday January 11, 2002

2002 Results
Oregon Classic Website
Deschutes county Fairgrounds, Redmond, Oregon

Oregon High School Girls Dominate Canadian Freestyle Tournament
December 2001

Check out all the details

IOC Approves Women's Wrestling for 2004 Olympics. FILA has final Word.

Check out the announcement

Oregon places three high school wrestlers on TheMat/Acics Tiger Girls High School All-American Wrestling Team

Second Team honors go to Senior Shoni Plagmann from Lebonan and Freshman Samantha Lang from Tualatin. Making the third team was Freshman Shawn Swartzlender from Burns.
Congratulations for being named to All-American team.
Check out the announcement on The Mat

Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon Annouces Women's Wrestling Program

Pacific University has supported a few women wrestlers over the last two years but has now announced their creation of a women's program with a competition schedule. This is great news as Oregon has some tough women wrestlers.
Check out the announcement on The Mat
Check out Pacific Univeristy

USGWA 2001-2002 High School Women's National Rankings updated

Shawn Swartzlender (Sophmore) Ranked #1 @ 118lbs
Na'Tasha Umemoto (Freshman) Ranked #3 @ 118lbs
Samantha Lang (Sophmore) Ranked #1 @ 165lbs
Check out all the Rankings

OREGON CADET places at 2001 FILA Cadet Women's National Championships. Joan Hahm from Eugene Oregon places 3rd @ 65kg. Check out the complete Results!!

Check out the FILA Junior Women's Natiaonls Results!!

Oregon Takes 4th Annual USGWA
National Championships by storm!!

(Back row left to right: Lindasy Torrence, Manulita Swartzlender, Summer Mercier, Tessa Crawford Front row left to right: Mike Umemoto, BoBo Umemoto, Shawn Swartzlender, Na'Tasha Umemoto, Melissa Simmons, Sammi Lang, Shoni Plagman, Pat Henry, Anthnoy Henry, Kim Simmons)

Check out the Results!!
Check out the Pictures!!

SHONI PLAGMAN First Girl from a 4A school to wrestle in the Oregon State Wrestling Championships. Shoni is from Lebanon and will wrestle 112lbs at the Memorial Colliseum Feburary 22,23 & 24, 2001. Way to go girl!!!

2000 USGWA Girls National team!
(Katrina Nauva, Sammi Lang, Na'Tasha Umemoto, Shawn Swartzlender, Wendy Haney, Katie Babits, Melissa Simmons, Charlene Pratt, Summer Mercier, Coach: Oscar Hicks, Angie Wells)
More Pictures from 2000 Trip to Michigan

Rankings from USA Wrestling - Senior Women
Female High School Wrestlers Website - 2000-2001 Preseason Rankings
USGWA - 2000-2001 High School Girl Rankings

2001 Women's Oregon Classic Results


days 'til 2002 USGWA High School Nationals!

2000 USGWA Results

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