Beat the Streets-Baltimore wrestles at Time Square, New York

Beat the Streets-Baltimore wrestles at Time Square, New York

On Wednesday, May 8, 2014, Beat the Streets held its annual wrestling dual meet and gala, one of the United States premier showcase for Olympic-style wrestling. The purpose of this event is to elevate the profile of wrestling and to raise funds to support the operation of over 140 youth development wrestling programs in New York City, serving nearly 3,000 […]

BTS-Baltimore Sets Tone at Regional Science Fair

BTS-Baltimore Sets Tone at Regional Science Fair

Post by Beat the Streets – Baltimore. Beat the Streets Wrestlers Zachariah Spencer, Thomas Marconi, Bernard and Mervin Crawford entered the science fair as if it was another match. There were 183 competitors and they were eager to compete. Over the summer, Zachariah served as a peer counselor at the Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM/Wrestling Camp where he assisted 80 students […]

Summer Camp Application

Summer Camp Application

MISSION The Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM/Wrestling camp’s mission is to provide a demanding and competitive learning experience for youth in Baltimore Pubic Schools. The Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM-Wrestling Camp seeks to inspire and to prepare the next generation of youth to enter higher education, and to develop positive characteristics that are necessary for success in life. VISION Our vision is […]

25th NHSCA High School and Middle School Nationals

25th NHSCA High School and Middle School Nationals

Bernard Crawford, BTS-Hamilton Elementary/Middle School, McKim, achieved a huge milestone as he became the first wrestler ever from Baltimore City to be recognized as an NHSCA Middle School All-American, 6th place. There were 3400 kids and families that traveled from as far as California and Alsaka to compete in the NHSCA Middle/High School Nationals, Virginia Beach, VA. In the past […]

Beat the Streets – Baltimore STEM/Wrestling Camp

  The 2014 Beat the Streets STEM/Wrestling Middle School Camp is scheduled for June 22 – July 3, 2014 and the STEM High School Camp is July 7-18, 2014.   This year’s plan is that there will be 2 – two weeks sessions for high school and middle school students. Click the above picture to learn more about the camp.


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Beat the Streets-Baltimore and Under Armour announce partnership

Beat the Streets-Baltimore and Under Armour announce partnership

Beat the Streets – Baltimore and Under Armour are excited to announce a new partnership through its “Give Back” program. “We’re proud to partner with Under Armour, the leader in sports apparel innovation ,” said Lydell Henry, Beat the Streets, Executive Director. “Under Armour embodies the strong characteristics of leaders, the brand is recognized across the world and represents the […]

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Summer Camp Application

Summer Camp Application

MISSION The Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM/Wrestling camp’s mission is to provide a demanding and competitive learning experience for youth in Baltimore Pubic Schools. The Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM-Wrestling Camp seeks to inspire and to prepare the next generation of youth to enter higher education, and to develop positive characteristics that are necessary for success in life. VISION Our vision is […]

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Wrestler of The Month

Wrestler of the Month

Wrestler of the Month

February 2014–Ilijah Graham, BTS-Stadium School Ilijah is a 6th grade student at The Stadium School. Ilijah is a first year wrestler at the Stadium School. He is coached by Patrick Coleman Jr., a team captain and an A student . Earlier in the year, he was selected to be on Fox 45 – Weather Kid Wednesday. In a matter of […]

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Special Events

BTS-Baltimore Sets Tone at Regional Science Fair

BTS-Baltimore Sets Tone at Regional Science Fair

Post by Beat the Streets – Baltimore. Beat the Streets Wrestlers Zachariah Spencer, Thomas Marconi, Bernard and Mervin Crawford entered the science fair as if it was another match. There were 183 competitors and they were eager to compete. Over the summer, Zachariah served as a peer counselor at the Beat the Streets-Baltimore STEM/Wrestling Camp where he assisted 80 students […]

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Recent Posts

Mat Mentoring

Mat Mentoring

Program aims to expose city students to wrestling — and tutoring and mentoring –By Tim Schwartz   Baltimore native Lydell Henry, 36, has been around wrestling his whole life. But everywhere he went, wrestling was disappearing. A 1995 graduate of Dunbar High, Henry placed second in the Maryland Scholastic Association tournament his junior year. He went on to wrestle at Morgan […]

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Wrestler of the Month

Wrestler of the Month

February 2014–Ilijah Graham, BTS-Stadium School Ilijah is a 6th grade student at The Stadium School. Ilijah is a first year wrestler at the Stadium School. He is coached by Patrick Coleman Jr., a team captain and an A student . Earlier in the year, he was selected to be on Fox 45 – Weather Kid Wednesday. In a matter of […]

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Beat the Streets-Baltimore and Under Armour announce partnership

Beat the Streets-Baltimore and Under Armour announce partnership

Beat the Streets – Baltimore and Under Armour are excited to announce a new partnership through its “Give Back” program. “We’re proud to partner with Under Armour, the leader in sports apparel innovation ,” said Lydell Henry, Beat the Streets, Executive Director. “Under Armour embodies the strong characteristics of leaders, the brand is recognized across the world and represents the […]

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Wrestler of the Week

Wrestler of the Week

   December 22, 2013 – December 28, 2013 The Beat the Streets – Baltimore scholar-athlete of the week is William Lomax from Bluford Drew Jemison. William is in the 7th grade and an honor roll student. His career goal is to be an Astronomer. When asked why, he stated, “…the universe is fascinating.”  As an athlete, he’s undefeated in league […]

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Shogun Fights VII Fundraiser

Shogun Fights VII Fundraiser

In its previous five events, Maryland-based, Shogun Fights has become that State’s premier MMA promotion. Their April event, Shogun Fights VI, did nothing but solidify that status. In front of what appeared to be a sold out crowd at Baltimore’s 1st Mariner Arena, Shogun brought its fans a 10-fight card and plenty of Superstar special guests. Now they are back […]

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Applebee’s Fundraiser

Beat the Streets - Balitmore fundraiser.

“FLAPJACK”   On Sunday, January 12, 2014, Beat the Streets – Baltimore members will be hosting an Applebee’s flapjack fundraiser for our after school programs.  For the cost of $10, you get all you can eat pancakes, turkey sausage and orange juice while supporting our youth. Tickets can be purchased online and we will be accepting donations. The is event will […]

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Schools & Community

Schools & Community

BTS Bmore is committed to providing a positive environment that nurtures physical and mental development through a wrestling and tutoring program. BTS-Baltimore will endeavor to display the values of Honor, Pride, Dignity, Discipline, Selfless-service, and Perseverance in our daily practice and strive to impart these values on our BTS student-athletes and associates. With the support of family, community, and sponsorship, […]

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Wrestler Of The Week

Wrestler Of The Week

  November 22, 2013 – November 25, 2013 Tajaun “Juannie“ Gray is 10 years old and in the 4th grade at Dallas S. Nicholas Elementary School. He started wrestling at the age of 6 years at the McKim Center. Tajuan competed in some of the most prestigious tournaments in the country. After placing in the MDWAY and MJWL State Championship, Tajuan continued training to accomplish his goal of becoming […]

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2013 Beat the Streets – Baltimore STEM Wrestling Camp

2013 Beat the Streets – Baltimore STEM Wrestling Camp

BALTIMORE — For campers at the Beat the Streets/STEM Wrestling Camp at Morgan State University the day starts out with a 7 a.m. run across campus. It’s a rigorous beginning to a disciplined day that includes wrestling and STEM, a combination of science, technology, engineering and mathematics designed to provide a mentally and physically challenging experience for boys in middle […]

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Rally For Wrestling

(l-r) Tyshawn Williams, Kerry McCoy, Alfred Bannister

  Towson – On Friday, May 10, 2013, the Titan Mercury Wrestling Club (TMWC) hosted the Rally For Wrestling Weekend in Towson, Maryland.  The mission of the rally was an award ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of outstanding people in the wrestling community. This year’s event featured some of the biggest names in wrestling.  Two-time Olympian, NCAA Champion and current […]

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