The Van Buren Pointer wrestling season begins this weekend as Van Buren hosts a 10-team meet at Clair Bates Arena.
The meet begins Friday at 4:45 p.m. and on Saturday at 9 a.m.
Van Buren has 35 wrestlers competing this season including returning state champion, Dillon Kinsey in the 285 weight class. Last season, Kinsey finished with a 39-7 record.
Van Buren Wrestling
Dec. 13-14 Van Buren Duels
Dec. 17 Northside/Southside/Greenwood (at Greenwood)
Dec. 20-21 Poteau Border Battle
Jan. 3-4 Wildcat Duels (at Springdale)
Jan. 9 Vian/Greenwood/Conway (at Van Buren)
Jan. 14 at HarBer
Jan. 18 at Conway tournament
Jan. 21 Heritage/Rogers/Greenwood (at Van Buren)
Jan. 25 Big West Conference (at Springdale)
Jan. 28 Bentonville/Fayetteville/Greenwood (at Bentonville)
Jan. 30 Northside/Southside/Greenwood (at Van Buren)
Jan. 30-Feb. 1 Maverick Conference (at Wagoner, Okla.)
Feb. 4 Searcy/Grentry/Greenwood (at Van Buren)
Feb. 6 at Conway
Feb. 14-15 State Tournament (at Little Rock)
Feb. 20-21 6A/7A State Meet (at Van Buren)