• Shields Up!

    WELCOME TO THE HOMEPAGE FOR MBJH WRESTLING

    The purpose of MBJH Wrestling is to facilitate the physical, mental, and emotional development of student athletes through one of humanity's oldest sports!


    Coach Eddie Crocker crockere@mtnbrook.k12.al.us 

     Coach Eddie Crocker served as head wrestling coach for 15 years (13 at Homewood and 2 at Valdosta in GA) and head middle school coach for 15 years (Homewood).  Teams he has been associated with have won 5 State Titles, 2 Runner-ups, 4 4th Place finishes and have only finished out of the top ten one time.  Wresters have gone on to win over 40 individual state championships and over 100 state placers.  Honors as an athlete:

    2X Undefeated State Champion once in AL and once in GA and Team State Champions at Troup County, Southeastern Freestyle Champion and Greco Runner-up,  High School All-American ranked as high as 6th nationally.  Wrestled on Scholarship for Clemson University and Carson-Newman College.  Colligate Wrestling All-American and ranked as high as 3rd and Wrestling Academic All-American.

    Coach Crocker's greatest honor in wrestling has been the opportunity to coach his two son's in wrestling.  Noah, his oldest son, coaches with him here at Mountain Brook.  Both acheived Sectional Championships as well as having qualified for State mutliple times and even placed at State.

    Coach Crocker looks forward to helping Mountain Brook Wrestling and wreslers excell at the highest levels.


    GETTING STARTED

    Updated 11.2.21

    We will host Wrestling Parent Night tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov 3rd at 6:00p.m. in the competition gym.  Wrestler's should arrive by 5:45 to set up the gym.  Wrestler's are to go home right after school as Parent Night will serve as practice that day.

     

    Mountain Brook Wrestilng has a strong tradition of success and we hope to build on that success this season.  We are excited that you have chosen to wrestle.  On this page you will find a Google Doc that needs to be completed as well as our current schedule and our spirit pack info and orders are due by Monday, Oct 18th.  The store will reopen but don't have that date yet, obviousley late orders will be delivered late.  We will start practie on Monday, Oct 18 3:20-5:45.  We will plan to start practice in the wrestling room and as construction continues we will move to the lunchroom and possibly other locations as needed or required.  All DragonFly must be complete before anyone can participate.  Everyone will need wrestling shoes but if you are purchasing new ones there are some offered with the spirit pack or you may get them online or at Academy as well.  Head gears are also required and can be purchased online as well.  We will use a rapid communication contact that will send messages to your cell phone should there be information needed.