Boys and girls athletics, basketball, football, lacrosse, rugby, track & field, cheer, wrestling. Youth college scholarships. Westport Police Athletic League-WPAL is a non-profit organization in Westport, CT providing youth athletics and community event
The WPAL Middle School program has been accepted into the Western CT Wrestling League
This will allow for weekly to bi-weekly matches against teams closest to Westport.
The beauty of this is the coaches match the kids based on weight, age, AND experience to allow for the best matchups for the kids.
We will also be included at the end of the year tournament held on January 26, 2020, at Ridgefield!!!
Currently, we are scheduled to wrestle: New Canaan, Fairfield, Darien, Bethel, and Redding/Easton @ Redding and Stamford!!!
The WPAL Elementary School Program will be a developmental program
We will be looking into some takedown and beginner tournaments for the season.
We have ALL NEW GEAR ready for purchase TODAY!!! - CLICK HERE!!!
We are looking to set up a parent Board for both the Middle School and Elementary teams
to assist with both programs and the coaches -
We welcome all.
Please reach out to me with any questions:
Westport PAL Wrestling
We are proud to have one of the best Coaching Staff around - Meet Our Coaches
Wrestling Coaches - Middle School Program
Director/Coach Fred Mills: South Plainfield NJ - Wrestler. Coach Danbury Youth Wrestling 1998 - 2013. Founder and Coach Beast Training Wrestling Academy 2013-2018 (Danbury, CT) Head High School Wrestling Coach for The Woodhall School 2014-2018 (Bethlehem, CT) Head Wrestling Coach Staples High School-GO Wreckers!!
Coach Paul Freitas: 3X FCIAC Champion, LL State Champ (2x placer), State Open Champion (2x Finalist), New England Finalist and Eastern States Placer. Notre Dame College Wrestler.
Coach Chris Cornell: Mahopac NY High School Wrestler. 5-year varsity wrestler. 3x All-County, 1x All-Section (Section 1)Career Record: 91-29. Sacred Heart University Wrestler 2015-2019. 4-year D1 Wrestler 2-year starter (141/149 weight classes)
Wrestling Coaches-Elementary School Program
Coach Alex Kappel: Jonathan Law High School wrestler @ 171 & 189 Lbs Won over 100 matches Placed top-3 SCC’s Placed top-5 at Class M’s Finished top-8 at Open’s. Started in the Cadet Freestyle National Team for Connecticut
Coach Sandor Kappel - Hungarian National Wrestling Champion Freestyle