ISWA News for 2016/2017 Season

All coaches who wish to coach mat side at the 2017 State Folkstyle/Greco/Freestyle Finals are required to hold an USAW Coaches Membership.  This requires a background check thru TCLogic and a fee of $15.  The process takes approximately 5-7 business days to clear allowing final purchase of a USAW Coaches Card.  Bronze & Copper Courses are available online and will be available prior to state tournaments.  BACKGROUND CHECKS MUST BE CLEARED PRIOR TO CLASS. Please contact State Coach Danny Struck for any additional questions mailto:[email protected]

Congratulations to our Indiana coaches who have met the highest levels of NCEP USAW Coaches Certification:
Click here for USAW ADM Poster: USA Wrestling Athletic Development Model
Danny Struck
Cale Hoover
Jim Tonte
Rex Peckinpaugh
Darren Petty
James Phillips
JD Minch
Charles Hurley
Tyson Skinner

Visit The to find out more about coaches certification levels:

The ISWA provides both Copper and Bronze clinics through out the wrestling season. Also on-line clinic’s are available.

$40 Copper:

$60 Bronze:

Please note that a USAW Coaches Membership from is required to attend all Copper and Bronze Clinics! Also note that a background check is required which can take several days to process. Its is important to allow enough time to compete these requirements prior to the clinics. USAW uses a company called TC Logic. Background fee $15 and must be renewed every two years. Once the background screen has cleared TC Logic will email coach that he/she can then purchase a $40 USAW coaches membership. TC Logic phone number if questions is: 877-825-6447 ext. 701. Please print any documentation from TC Logic or USAW membership payments and bring to clinic if a delay would occur with this process. USAW phone number is: 1-719-598-8181 (Business Hours are Mountain Time/Colorado)

Why does the ISWA and USA Wrestling Require a Background Check? Click here to read more: Background Screening is Mandatory for Coaches

Coaches Card

  • Link to Background Check
  • 2015 Coach of the Year:  Mike Runyon & Tyson Skinner
  • 2014 Coach of the Year
  • Coaches cards are offered online only.
  • Coaches must pass a $15 background check  in order to receive a coaches card .
  • Background checks are effective for 2 years.

USAW Bronze Program Has Gone Paperless

The bronze book is now available as an iTunes download (for full functionality including video) or via eBook PDF (for all computer types – PC or MAC – no video).

The bronze participant’s packet is also now downloadable as a PDF.

There will currently be 2 ways coaches can download the new eBook and participant packet:

1.       PDF versions of both the bronze eBook and participant packet are available for coaches to download on via PDF from our website at:
Scroll down to:Bronze Level Coach’s Course Materials (for Review Only)

2.      The full version of the eBook (including video clips and interactive tools) is available on iTunes with these stipulations:
This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Multi-touch books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Books with interactive features may work best on an iOS device. iBooks on your Mac requires OS X 10.9 or later.