ILION, N.Y. – Central Valley Academy’s annual two-day Valley Duals begin Friday with three rounds of competition.

Six teams will join Central Valley Academy’s Thunder on the mats with six competing in each round and one team receiving a bye. Scheduled participants include Mt. Markham locally along with Canastota Kellenberg Memorial from Long Island, Lowville Academy, Norwich and Spencer-Van Etten.

The doors open at 4 p.m. Friday with the first set of matches starting on three mats in the main gym at 5 p.m. Five rounds of Saturday competition begin at 9:30 a.m. with the doors opening one hour earlier for spectators.

Admission is free both days. Teams compete round robin-style Friday and through the first four rounds Saturday. Placement matches for the top six teams are scheduled to start Saturday at 4 p.m.

Central Valley Academy has won the tournament each of the five years since the Ilion/Mohawk merger. The Thunder will wrestle on the center mat for each of its six round robin matches. Central Valley has a bye at 1 p.m. in Saturday’s third round of matches.

FRIDAY’S MATCHES

5 p.m. – Norwich vs. Canastota; Central Valley Academy vs. Kellenberg Memorial; Spencer-Van Etten vs. Lowville Academy

6:30 p.m. – Spencer-Van Etten vs. Canastota; Central Valley Academy vs. Mt. Markham; Lowville Academy vs. Kellenberg Memorial

8 p.m. – Norwich vs. Kellenberg Memorial; Central Valley Academy vs. Spencer-Van Etten; Lowville Academy vs. Mt. Markham

SATURDAY’S MATCHES

9:30 a.m. – Kellenberg Memorial vs. Mt. Markham; Central Valley Academy vs. Canastota; Spencer-Van Etten vs. Norwich

11 a.m. – Lowville Academy vs. Canastota; Central Valley Academy vs. Norwich; Spencer-Van Etten vs. Mt. Markham

1 p.m. – Canastota vs. Mt. Markham; Spencer-Van Etten vs. Kellenberg Memorial; Lowville Academy vs. Norwich

2:30 p.m. – Kellenberg Memorial vs. Canastota; Central Valley Academy vs. Lowville Academy; Norwich vs. Mt. Markham

4 p.m. – placement matches for top six teams