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Team Palmetto Wrestling Welcomes “Southeastern Border Wars” December 1st & 2nd, 2018

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | ANDERSON, SC (November 28, 2018)Team Palmetto Wrestling proudly announces the first-ever “Southeastern Border Wars” wrestling competition Saturday, December 1st and Sunday, December 2nd at the Anderson Sports and Entertainment Center, 3027 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard in Anderson.  The two-day event, hosted by the South Carolina Youth Wrestling Association, features hundreds of young wrestlers from five states in a two-day freestyle competition.  The event is presented by TRZ Management, LLC.

“This is the first annual state Border Wars,” said Todd McCormick, one of the event organizers. “It’s the first step in making South Carolina a power house in wrestling, and we look forward to making it bigger and better every year”.

Southeastern Border Wars will feature more than 400 boys and girls, age 12 and up, from South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia, Florida and Tennessee in freestyle wrestling competition.  It is the largest event of this type ever hosted in Upstate South Carolina.  Competition begins at 9:00 AM Saturday, and concludes Sunday afternoon.

Tickets for Southeastern Border Wars are available for the general public at  Out-of-state guests can find hotel and restaurant information by visiting

Registration details for interested wrestlers are available on the Facebook page of the South Carolina Youth Wrestling Association.  Sign-up ends Thursday, November 29th at 10 PM.  Weigh-ins for registered wrestlers are 6:00-8:30 PM on Friday, November 30th, and 6:30-8:00 AM on Saturday, December 1st.  There is a $25 registration fee per wrestler.

About the South Carolina Youth Wrestling Association

The South Carolina Youth Wrestling Association is a non-profit organization.  Along with Team Palmetto Wrestling, Inc., they promote all styles of amateur wrestling in South Carolina for all ages through an emphasis on youth wrestling.  Their goal is to provide unprecedented opportunities for young wrestlers to compete at state and national levels. Find more information on SCYWA at

About TRZ Management, LLC

TRZ Management, LLC, South Carolina’s Event Specialist, is based in Anderson, SC. They organize and promote a variety of public attractions, including The Great Anderson County Fair, The Fair at Heritage Park, festivals, special events and a variety of concerts.  Find more information at For more information, contact Roger Dickson at TRZ Management: or at 864.367.6213.

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