2018 IHSA Individual State Finals Coverage

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We put together links to everything you need to follow the 81st Annual IHSA Individual State Finals in Champaign this weekend.

Be sure to check the Illinois Matmen website often and follow us on social media as we will be posting stories, pictures, videos, and updates all weekend long.

BRACKETS & RESULTS
Live brackets/results via Track Wrestling

LOCATION
State Farm Center, University of Illinois Champaign

SCHEDULE
Detailed Schedule (opens in new window)

Thursday, February 15
Session 1
1:00 PM – 1A Prelims
3:00 PM – 2A Prelims
5:00 PM – 3A Prelims

Friday, February 16
Session 2
8:30 AM – 1A Quarterfinals & Wrestlebacks
11:00 AM – 2A Quarterfinals & Wrestlebacks
1:30 PM – 3A Quarterfinals & Wrestlebacks
Session 3
7:00 PM – Semifinals

Saturday, February 17
Session 4
9:00 AM – 1A-3A Quarterfinal Wrestlebacks
11:00 AM – 1A-3A Semifinal Wrestlebacks
1:00 PM – 1A-3A 3rd/4th/5th/6th Place
Session 5
5:30 PM – Grand March & State Championship Matches
(begin at 106 lbs, 113, 120, etc.)

WATCH
All matches available LIVE on www.IHSA.tv

SOCIAL MEDIA
Twitter – @IllinoisMatmen
Facebook – facebook.com/illinoismatmen
YouTube – youtube.com/ilmatmen

Comments
  1. Does the Trackstream allow you to go to all 6 mats at the same time like ihsa does?

    When are the ihsa archives available? Is it after the tourney, or the next day?
    Well thats good two years ago I bought a years subscription. It ran out last year, just as our kid was starting his third place match. Had to quickly purscase another to watch. Apparently year subscriptions have to be renewed.
    Very good point. The stream itself will be exactly the same between Trackcast and IHSA.tv

    Also a follow up on the audio. There will be no audio on any of the feeds until the finals at which point they will have one commentator per mat. They chose to not have audio since the matside cameras pick up sound in all directions and they are worried about what might make it onto the stream.
    Thanks for the follow up.

    With track streaming live, it seems like the better deal at $14.95. for the extra $5 the matches are individually archived and linked to the brackets. If wanting to watch a match later it's a lot easier than the long archived streams on each match for each day that we used to get with ihsatv.
    Just paid for the track stream... Use code IHSAFAN and its only $14.99.

    Loaded the stream to mat 1 and it currently is showing the kids coming down for weigh ins and has a match assigned, bout 1001 from 1A. So I would assume we will be able to watch all the matches live through track, but we will find out in about an hour.
    So will ihsa.tv (via nfhsnetwork) carry the finals? That subscription is only $9.95/mo (have to cancel recurring subscription).

    The trackwrestling schedule seems to include more than the finals:

    Schedule

    02/15/2018 (01:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m. CT) Day 1

    02/16/2018 (08:30 a.m. - 04:00 p.m. CT) Day 2 - Session 1

    02/16/2018 (07:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. CT) Day 2 - Session 2

    02/17/2018 (09:00 a.m. - 03:30 p.m. CT) Day 3 - Session 1

    02/17/2018 (05:30 p.m. - 09:00 p.m. CT) Day 3 - Finals


    But what you get with the subscription is confusing:

    ($19.99) 2018 IHSA State Championships (Archived Video Only)

    This subscription includes all archived video only associated with the IHSA State Championships. Below is a complete list of what is included with this subscription.

    Live & Archived: 02/17/2018 - 2018 IHSA STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS


    So 2 questions:

    Will the ihsatv include the finals?

    Will trackwrestling include a live stream or just the archives?