• Sunday, January 6th

Wrestling teams from all over the local Outer Banks coastline and well beyond will head to the beach for this annual championship that is popular with area high schools, sporting enthusiasts, and spectators alike. The Battle At The Beach - High School Invitational Wrestling Tournament has become a highly anticipated tournament that takes place in the heart of the central Outer Banks, and which features a number of local teams to get fans cheering and ready for some great match-ups.

A number of high schools from North Carolina and Virginia participate in this annual tournament, which includes competing teams from Atlee, VA, Blake, MD, Fairfax, VA, First Flight, NC, Hatteras, NC, Hermitage, VA, Laney, NC, Pasquotank, NC, Manteo, NC, and Glenn Allen, VA. As such, expect plenty of crowds at the event, which is headquartered at the Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront, and which is co-sponsored by the Hilton Garden Inn in the nearby town of Kitty Hawk. Locals and visitors alike are welcome to come to the tournament to watch the action, and to cheer on their hometown favorites from First Flight High School, Manteo, and Cape Hatteras. With plenty of action, Battle at the Beach is always an exciting competition from start to finish.