Shorter Wins Flight 3, Governors Take Third in Class A State Tournament

Marlee Shorter, in Singles Flight 3 made the championship early Tuesday morning and in the state championship, dropped the first set 2-6 but came back and won 6-3 and 6-3 to claim the Flight 3 State Title.

As a team, the Governors were in eight of nine possible place matches in the Class A state tournament as they finished in third place as a team. Jocelyn Corrales finished second in singles flight 4 while the team of Corrales and Caitlin Ott took third place over the Rapid City Christian team.

Head Coach of the Pierre Governors Jessica Carr says the coaching staff can’t be more excited for this team…

Carr is enjoying the moment right now but is already looking forward to next season…

And Carr says this team is very competitive to win which led to this great finish of the season…

All nine flights for the Governors will return for the 2021 season.