Battler wrestling tourney hosts 12 teams Saturday at GHS gym
Twelve wrestling teams from across the region will compete Saturday during the annual Battler Wrestling Tournament.
The first session begins at 10 a.m. on Jan. 18 in the Gettysburg High School gym. The championship session will take place after the wrestlebacks are done.
Schools participating in this years tournament in addition to the Potter County Battlers are Cheyenne-Eagle Butte/Dupree, Deuel, Faulkton, Ipswich/Leola, McLaughlin, Mobridge/Pollock, Lower Brule, Redfield/Doland, Standing Rock, Sunshine Bible Academy, and Warner/Northwestern.
Medals will be awarded to the top four finishers in each class, and team trophies will be awarded to the first and second place teams in the tournament.
Fans attending the tournament are encouraged to car pool, and will need to enter the gym through the door on the SW corner due to the construction.