Category Archives: Sports

Suzor finishes hockey career with a bang

Suzor finishes hockey career with a bang

Sheridan’s Sam Suzor, left, helped lead the Metropolitan State University (Denver) hockey team to the men’s ACHA Division III National Tournament in Pelham, Alabama. It was the first time in the school’s history that they qualified for the National Tournament. The Roadrunners went 1-1-1 at the tournament. Suzor was also named a 2014-15 ACHA Pacific… Continue Reading

Never Flinch U14 champs

Never Flinch U14 champs

The Sheridan Volleyball Club U14 team won the silver bracket at the Never Flinch Tournament 2 over the weekend in Sheridan. Pictured are, from left, coach Bree Reed, Adrianna Buss, Jovenai Rosselott, Elizabeth Braley, Ashley Pancheri, Alex Buss, Alex Geeting, Bailee Wilson, Livvy Sweeny, Emy Kiser and Bailey Aksamit. Continue Reading

Never Flinch U16 champs

Never Flinch U16 champs

The Sheridan Volleyball Club U16 team won the gold bracket at the Never Flinch Tournament 2 over the weekend in Sheridan. Pictured are, from left: coach Kristi Von Krosigk, Emily Hooge, Mindy Songer, Grace Von Krosigk, Taylor Bowie, Alli Puuri, Jillian Destefano, Olivia Conrad and coach Jeff Bowie. Continue Reading

This week in sports May 11-17

Sheridan Broncs FRIDAY Girls soccer at Gillette, 4 p.m. Boys soccer at Gillette, 6 p.m. Track & Field regionals at SHS, 9 a.m. Golf at Gillette Invite SATURDAY Track & Field regionals at SHS, 9 a.m.   Big Horn Rams FRIDAY Track & Field regionals at SHS, 9 a.m. Golf at spring championships (Casper) SATURDAY… Continue Reading

2015 Snickers Big Horn Soccer Cup results

2015 Snickers Big Horn Soccer Cup results

Top 3 Final Results Boys U8 6v6 Silver SC Storm Degrange 06/07 SC Storm Haswell 06/07 Casper SC JR Blades B Black Boys U10 Gold SC Storm Reece 04/05 Casper SC Blades U9/10B-Red-Hu Gillette Edge SC Edge 04/05 BO Boys U10 Silver SC Storm Mancini 04/05 Edge U10 Edge Maroon Boys Worland Soccer U10 Boys… Continue Reading

U8 Sheridan Storm takes silver at Snickers tourney

U8 Sheridan Storm takes silver at Snickers tourney

The U8 Sheridan Storm Team Regan Haswell won the silver medal at the Snickers Big Horn Soccer Cup over the weekend at the Big Horn Equestrian Center. Pictured are, from left, Xander Depew, Christian Burgess, Gunnar Lamb, Breck Reed, Levi Peldo, Braxten Crow, Keegan Rager, Noah Kaeding, Tristan Sampson and Blaine Phillips. Continue Reading

UW to provide student-athletes $3,200 for expenses

UW to provide student-athletes $3,200 for expenses

LARAMIE (AP) — For student-athletes, it’s good news. For schools having to fund it, it’s a challenge. Yet it’s something most feel they have to do to remain competitive. Athletics departments at the NCAA Division I level will leap into uncharted territory Aug. 1 by providing the full cost of attendance to existing scholarships for… Continue Reading

Weather stalls offense, SHS splits with Central

Weather stalls offense, SHS splits with Central

SHERIDAN — When it comes to spring weather in Wyoming, pretty much the only certainty is its uncertainty. Sunshine and warm temperatures can turn to rain and cold to snow in the blink of an eye. But Wyoming soccer is like the U.S. Postal Service — rain, snow or shine, it’s happening, for the most… Continue Reading

Win streaks snapped for SHS soccer players

Win streaks snapped for SHS soccer players

SHERIDAN — For two of the state’s best soccer teams, the offensive was pretty much nonexistent Friday evening. Both the Sheridan High School boys and girls soccer teams made the trip to Cheyenne East Friday, and neither team was able to come away with a win. And just like that, the win streaks were snapped.… Continue Reading

Sheridan County track recap

SHERIDAN — LeeAnna Mitchell got her money’s worth at the Bulldog-Bobcat track meet in Upton Friday. The Tongue River High School junior took home three first-place and a third-place finish in her four events at the meet. She swept the sprinting events and was third in the long jump. This was all coming off of… Continue Reading

SHS track team struggles at Camel Qualifier

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School track team hasn’t had many meets this season filled with sunshine, and yesterday’s Camel Qualifier in Gillette wasn’t much different. With the wind blowing and the rain sprinkling down, it was a rough meet for the Broncs. While a number of Sheridan’s top tracksters had the day off, the… Continue Reading

Prepping the pitch for the Snickers Cup

Prepping the pitch for the Snickers Cup

Normative Services, Inc. student Hunter Housley, left, tightens the string as Joe Tenny stands by with the striper to mark a soccer field Thursday morning for the Snickers Cup at the Big Horn Equestrian Center. Volunteers from the Sheridan County Soccer Association and NSI marked out 23 soccer fields. An estimated 128 teams with more… Continue Reading

Lady Generals sign Douglas hooper Ashlie Blackburn

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College women’s basketball team has added its second recruit to the 2015-16 class, this time bringing in a player a little closer to home. After signing New Zealand’s Emilina Motu last week, coach Frank McCarthy inked 5-11 post player Ashlie Blackburn from Douglas High School. During her senior season at Douglas,… Continue Reading

Weekend sports outlook May 8-10

Sheridan Broncs FRIDAY Boys soccer at East, 4 p.m. Girls soccer at East, 6 p.m. Track & Field at Camel Qualifier, noon Golf at Gillette Invite SATURDAY Girls soccer at Central, 10 a.m. Boys soccer at Central, noon Tennis at Powell   Big Horn Rams FRIDAY Track & Field at Bulldog-Bobcat Invite (Upton), 10 a.m.… Continue Reading

SVC hosting Never Flinch tourney Saturday

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Volleyball Club is hosting its second Never Flinch tournament of the year this weekend. This Saturday, the YMCA, Sheridan Junior High School and Sheridan High School will host the tournament. It will feature 50 teams. The Never Flinch tournaments provide proceeds to the Never Flinch/Weston Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, which is… Continue Reading

UW’s Larry Nance Jr. invited to NBA Draft Combine

LARAMIE (AP) — Larry Nance Jr. has received an invitation to participate in the NBA’s Draft Combine in Chicago next week. He is the first Wyoming Cowboy to participate in the event since Theo Ratliff in 1995. The invite-only NBA Draft Combine is a showcase where players show their basketball skills to league personnel, as… Continue Reading

STREAKING: Broncs, Lady Broncs combined go 15 straight

STREAKING: Broncs, Lady Broncs combined go 15 straight

SHERIDAN — It is not uncommon for a soccer fan to remove some layer of clothing, hop over the barricades that divide spectators from athletes and run around the pitch interrupting play. Eventually, this fan will be tackled by a gaggle of security guards as the crowd roars in pleasure, and the game will continue… Continue Reading

Weekend sports outlook: May 8-10

Sheridan Broncs FRIDAY Boys soccer at East, 4 p.m. Girls soccer at East, 6 p.m. Track & Field at Camel Qualifier, noon Golf at Gillette Invite SATURDAY Girls soccer at Central, 10 a.m. Boys soccer at Central, noon Tennis at Powell   Big Horn Rams FRIDAY Track & Field at Bulldog-Bobcat Invite (Upton), 10 a.m.… Continue Reading

Donkey basketball at SHS

Donkey basketball at SHS

The basketball court at Sheridan High School went to the donkeys Tuesday night as teams comprised of police officers, SHS faculty, SHS student-athletes and FFA members competed against each other — shooting baskets and passing all while riding donkeys. Proceeds from the event went to support the SHS girls basketball team. The SHS student-athlete team… Continue Reading

Column: The world’s most beautiful game

If you were to attend a sports-themed restaurant where every item on the menu represents a sport, soccer would be seared foie gras. Just because it’s tough to make and even tougher to pronounce doesn’t mean it’s not delicious. That’s what I think about soccer. Just because it’s not football — although, ironically, it actually… Continue Reading

Marbles tourney Saturday at Thorne-Rider Park

SHERIDAN — Thorne-Rider Park will host the fourth annual Sheridan City Marble Championship this Saturday. The event is open to all boys and girls grades 1-5 and will be played at the Thorne-Rider basketball court on the north end of the park. Divisions will be formed by grade, with a champion being crowned from each… Continue Reading

128 teams to compete in Snickers Big Horn Cup

BIG HORN — The 11th annual Snickers Big Horn Cup will be held this weekend at the Big Horn Equestrian Center. The youth soccer tournament is hosted by the Sheridan County Soccer Association, a nonprofit volunteer board that operates the tournament in its entirety in cooperation with Mars, Inc. and Snickers. With the help of… Continue Reading

Generals finish rodeo season with solid outing

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College rodeo team will be sending two athletes to the College National Finals Rodeo this summer. Laramie played host to the final college rodeo of the season for Sheridan College, and it was a solid final showing for the Generals. Tioni Erickson and Tayte Clark earned enough points throughout the season… Continue Reading

This week in sports May 5-10

Sheridan Broncs TUESDAY Donkey basketball at SHS, 7 p.m. FRIDAY Boys soccer at East, 4 p.m. Girls soccer at East, 6 p.m. Track & Field at Camel Qualifier, noon Golf at Gillette Invite SATURDAY Girls soccer at Central, 10 a.m. Boys soccer at Central, noon Tennis at Powell   Big Horn Rams FRIDAY Track &… Continue Reading

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