Holmen Wrestling
Holmen Wrestling

MS Wrestling

Holmen Middle School Wrestling - 2023

Coaching Staff:

  • Steve Eggerichs
  • Pete Barsness
    • Cell: (608) 780-3084
  • Ross Needham
    • Cell: (608) 797-4013
    • Email: neeros@holmen.k12.wi.us
  • Gage Anderson
  • Evelyn Vetsch – Girl’s Coach
    • Cell: 608-399-4059 
    • Email: Vetschev@gmail.com


  • Complete online registration before the 1st practice.
  • For girl wrestlers, competing against boys and having boys as practice partners is optional. Even if a competition only has boys from other schools, the competition is still optional.

Important Dates:

  • Parents/Athlete Meeting: Wednesday, October 25, 2023, 5:00 at HHS – HHS wrestling room.
  • First Practice:  Monday, October 30, 2023, 2:50 PM (See below for Bus Transportation Instructions)
  • Be ready to practice on the 1st day of practice.
  • Practice Ends at 4:45 on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and at 4:30 on Wednesdays. Parents please be on time for pick-up
  • No Practice, Nov. 6, 17, 22, 23, 24
  • No Practice, Dec. 13
  • Equipment Turn in: Dec. 20 & 21
  • Bi-State Program Sales – La Crosse Center: Dec. 29th & 30th, please sign-up for a time slot.

Practice Location:

  • We will hold all of our practices at Holmen High School.
  • We will hold our four home meets at Holmen High School

Bus Transportation to Practice:

  • If the student’s assigned after school bus stops at Holmen High School – they should ride their assigned after school bus to HHS and get off of the bus at HHS
  • If the student’s assigned after school bus does not stop at HHS (Bus #) or if the student does not have an assigned after school bus they will ride bus #TBD  to the high school (the bus drivers name is TBD, and the bus is parked in stall #TBD at HMS) 
  • All wrestlers should sit at the very front of the bus so that they can exit their bus at HHS before the high school students begin to get on the bus.
  • Wrestlers are not allowed to walk from HMS to HHS (they must be transported by a school bus)
  • For the first week of practice, Coach Eggerichs , Coach Needham, or Coach Barsness will meet the wrestlers when they exit their bus at HHS by the Flag Poles near the bus drop off / pick up area.

Transportation Home From Practice:

  • Parents will be responsible for arranging transportation for their child after practice. Students must be picked up at HHS by 4:45 on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, and by 4:30 on Wednesdays.
  • HHS Pick Up Location
    • 1001 McHugh Rd., Holmen, WI 54636
    • Pick up by the entrance near the fine arts center – located in the parking lot to the east of Empire stadium. Please pull into the lot and park in a stall so that traffic doesn’t become backed up.

Practice Gear: Needed for the 1st day of practice

  • Shorts, Spandex, or Sweatpants
  • T-Shirt (no cut offs)
  • Wrestling Shoes
  • Head Gear (School can provide if student doesn’t have one)
  • Personal Water Bottle
  • Mask

High School Wrestling History:

  • 146 State Qualifiers since 1982, 8 State Champions, 70 State Place Winners
  • 12X Team State Participants 1995, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2011, 2012 (Semi-Finals) 2017 (Semi-Finals), 2018 (State Runner-Up),2019,2020,2021, 2022 (State Runner-Up)
  • 17X MVC Champions 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2012, 2013,2016,2017,2018,2019,2020,2021, 2022
  • We have one of the largest and best girl’s wrestling program in the state and have reached honorable mention status in national rankings.
HS Women’s Events
February 29, 2024
March 1, 2024
March 2, 2024
HS Boy’s Events

There are no upcoming events.

HVWC Events
February 27, 2024
February 29, 2024
March 3, 2024
  • 6th - 8th Middle School Team State Duals
    9:00 am6:00 pm

    Location: Verona Area High School, 234 Wildcat Wy, Verona, WI 53593, USA

MS Events

There are no upcoming events.