Pierre Wrestling Opens Season in Mandan, North Dakota

The Pierre Wrestling team will open up the season beginning today as they travel to Mandan, North Dakota for a weekend tournament. The Governors were the runner up in the state tournament last year for the team state championship. This year, the Governors return plenty of state qualifying wrestlers in looks to be back on top at year’s end.

Shawn Lewis will again lead the Governor wrestling program and he talked about the format of the tournament this weekend which is different than other tournaments in year’s past…

Lewis likes the new format compared to some of the other tournaments they’ve used to open the season…

Lewis laid out his expectations for the weekend before their first dual next week Thursday…

The Governors will face plenty of competition this weekend and then will host Harrisburg on Thursday at home.