Hall of Fame Eligibility: A nominee is eligible upon retiring from active coaching for two consecutive state tournaments. Nominees should have completed a minimum of ten years as an Interscholastic Wrestling Coach in the state of Washington. Active coaches may be nominated if they have coached for twenty years. Recipients of the Tomaras Award or Contributors Award who are not coaches can be nominated to the Hall of Fame as an Honorary Member.
Nomination Procedure: Anyone can nominate a retired coach for the Hall of Fame, however, if the nominator is not a current wrestling coach in the state of Washington or a member of the WSWCA Hall of Fame they must secure an active coach as a sponsor. Deadline for submitting nominations will be April 1 of each year.
Eligibility for the Tomaras Award
Tomaras Award nominees must be nominated by a Hall of Fame or WSWCA Executive Board Member. This award is for those individuals who have made a significant contribution at the state or national level to the sport of wrestling in Washington.
Eligibility for the Joe Babbitt Contributors Award
Contributors Award nominees must be nominated by a Hall of Fame or WSWCA Executive Board Member. This award is for those individuals who have made contributions to the sport of wrestling in Washington.