Mat Classic Memories

2013 marks the 25th Anniversary of the WIAA Mat Classic State Wrestling Championships.  Over the past 25 years (1989-present), thousands of wrestlers have competed on the floor of the Tacoma Dome.  In preparation for this year's celebration, the WIAA is asking past competitors, coaches, and fans to share their favorite Mat Classic memories.

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* First Name
* Last Name
* Email Address
Your WIAA Member School
If you are an alum of this school, what year did you graduate?
* Your role as it pertains to this story
In 500 words or less, please describe your Mat Classic memory. Be sure to include as much detail as possible, including names, schools, and a specific year or years.
Your Mat Classic memory
Fans, in preparation for the Mat Classic 25th Anniversary Celebration, the WIAA is searching for pictures of the 24-mat setup on the floor of the Tacoma Dome (similar to the picture to the left) from the following years: 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009. If you have an image that matches this description from any of these years, please contact Andy Knapp at

Thank you for your contribution and for your support of our school programs! We hope to see you at this year's event.
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