Welcome to the home of

Mat Assassins

Premier Wrestling Training Center

in Northeastern Pennsylvania


2018 Hours of Operation

Sunday, Monday, & Thursday evenings 6-8pm.

The commuter van will pick up students at the Ice Box arena parking lot at 5:45pm everyday before practice.

Please see the schedule updates to the right!

We are located at

7 Regulator Ln
Avoca Pa 18641



Welcome to the Mat Assassins.     

Important Schedule Information

Starting Sunday, April 8th, we will be open on Sundays, Mondays, & Thursday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.  Our club will be participating in the Delaware Valley spring wrestlilng league which run on Wednesdays in April and Thursdays in May.  Please see coach John if you are interested in participating.  New students may sign up in person on site. 

Welcome Coach Lokuta

Mat Assassins would like to welcome coach Jarryd Lokuta from Pittston Area to our club.  Jarryd will be running our Sunday practices.  We look forward to working with coach Lokuta.

Club Philosophy

Here we are committed to providing wrestlers a positive learning environment that will develop skills and techniques to have a successful wrestling career; elementary through college.
Mat Assassins Coaching Staff is ready to provide a personal coaching experience to help develop skill levels to compete and win. Statistics have shown that the only thing that makes one wrestler better than another is the amount of time spent in coaching and training.
Now is a good time to get an early start to the upcoming wrestling season.  Come on in and try our gym for a free one week trial period.  We are an open membership gym, your monthly dues covers as many sessions as you can attend.  Stop in or email for more information.


As you sow, so shall you reap.
We will also be developing an elite traveling team to represent Mat Assassins Wrestling Club. Beneficiaries would get to travel to national tournaments sponsored by Mat Assassins.

Keep in mind our goal at the Mat Assassins Wrestling Club is to develop young athletes and citizens, along the way we aim to increase wrestling awareness in the state, and put Scranton on the map of wrestling throughout the Northeast.  If we as coaches keep these wrestlers interested in the sport, make them tougher, have fun, develop self esteem, and confidence to be used later in life, than we have done our job.  A few state champs along the way would also be great.




Our sport teaches dedication, commitment, perseverance, sacrifice, focus, goal setting, work ethic, mental toughness, and delayed gratification is all of these traits that characterize success in every facet of life.

Life is not about discovering our talents; it is about pushing our talents to the limit and discovering our genius.~Robert Brault

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