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Contenders Wrestling Academy

Established in 2006, Contenders Wrestling Academy is Indiana's premier youth wrestling academy. With Locations in Brownsburg and Greenwood, CWA provides young athletes, ages 4-18, with all of the necessary training to become successful in the sport of wrestling. It is our sincere hope that each athlete will build character, self confidence, self esteem and work ethic, while learning about good sportsmanship and improving their physical health. These are themes that stick with our athletes throughout their lives. Since 2006, CWA has amassed over 450 state champions, 30 Team State titles, and 5 National Team titles. We are currently accepting new athletes with a desire to learn and a passion for the sport.

CWA News

6 AA in Vegas

By Ryan Parrish 04/28/2024, 11:45pm EDT

CWA had 6 athletes earn All American status in Las Vegas at the US Open. Jon Luke was a double AA placing 2nd in both Freestyle and Greco. Traevon Ducking followed suite placing 5th in Greco and 2nd Freestyle. Peyton Hornsby finished 7th, Case Bell 6th, Peyton Schoettle 8th and Jake Hockaday 4th in the Freestyle Tournament. Great Job Boys. 

CWA wins Pair of Team Titles at ISWA State

By Ryan Parrish 03/19/2024, 10:45am EDT

36 State Champions, 149 State Medals and over 1000 team point helped CWA dominate the ISWA Folkstyle State Championships in both Women's and Ope Divisions.  CWA had 300 athletes compete. This was a fantastic state championships great job everyone!

Middle School State

By Ryan Parrish 03/19/2024, 10:30am EDT

11 State Champions and 63 State Medals helped CWA dominate the IHSWCA Middle School State Tournament.  CWA also put 24 in the finals. 

State Champions: Jacob Morrow, Colten Wiseman, Haedyn Cochran, Hunter Pierson, Kellen Schoeff, Aiden Carver, Daniel Brown Jr, Lincoln Hinchman, Grace Nedelsky, Ella Neibert, Kaitlynn Fouty 

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Holly  Cochran

Holly Cochran

Director of Membership

Phone: 317-473-9714

Ryan  Parrish

Ryan Parrish

Owner/ Head Coach West

Phone: 317-213-8598

Sean Schmaltz

Sean Schmaltz

Head Coach South

Phone: 317-797-6673

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