East high school golf team is getting ready for the state tournament

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now)- The 4A Wyoming state golf tournament will be Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st at the Bell Nob golf course in Gillette. The Thunderbirds golf team lost some key seniors from last years team and the team knows people see them as the underdogs this year. The East boys golf team fell short in state last year and got second place. Everyone on the Thunderbirds golf team knows when it comes to playing in the state tournament anything can happen, so they are going in confident.

"its a really fun tournament cause its so huge and there's a lot of people there and you can feel the seriousness of it when your there and i think its a fun challenge to put up your best score" said Senior Michael Pope.

"we just try to get along we keep a good focus positive mindset like a couple nights before cause golfs just a mental game cause if you aren't mentally processed with it you cant golf" said Junior Michelle Weatherly.