UPDATE 12/17/2015, 12:30pm - Response from the NJSIAA regarding the new Wrestling Skin Check Procedures.
"At this time, with the season now upon us, we will hold of for now on having Athletic Trainers perform skin checks at weigh in prior to a wrestling match. For this season, skin checks according to the rule previously stated will be performed by the referee assigned to the match."
For the full letter from the NJSIAA, please click here.
The Executive Council had been working diligently with NJSIAA and the SMAC for this positive resolution.
Thank you for your concerns and your patience.
Dear Friends and Colleagues,
Daniel DeShong, ATC Jaime Aji, ATC
Jessica Viana, ATC Cali Whedon, ATC Kevin Briles, ATC
Northern Region Representative Central Region Representative Southern Region Representative