Category Archives: Sports

Jets fall short to Cardinals in double-header

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Jets fell to the Billings Cardinals 13-7 and 7-4 in a double-header at Thorne-Rider Park Stadium Saturday. The Jets played a better second game, leading in the fifth inning 4-2. Unfortunately, the Jets could not get any runs into home plate the sixth and seventh innings. “We had many improvements, especially… Continue Reading

Zdziarski wins bareback bronc riding event

SHERIDAN — Keeping his spurs above the bronc’s shoulders on the first jump is a skill that has been honed by Sheridan bronc rider Jeffery Zdziarski. It was that skill that helped Zdziarski win the bareback bronc riding events at the Sheridan High School Rodeo performances Sunday and Monday. The Sheridan High School rodeo team… Continue Reading

Lady Broncs pummel Gillette 3-0, head to title game

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Lady Broncs are championship bound at the 4A state soccer tournament, set to play today at 1:30 p.m. The Sheridan High School girls earned their ticket to the title matchup by defeating Gillette 3-0 on Friday afternoon in Rock Springs. Within the first 10 minutes of the game, Jamy Shassetz made an… Continue Reading

SHS tops Kelly Walsh in first round at state soccer

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Lady Broncs topped Kelly Walsh in the first round of the girls state soccer tournament Thursday in Rock Springs, winning 1-0. Kelly Walsh dominates on high balls and by halftime the Lady Broncs hadn’t taken their normal number of shots on goal. “You need to keep the high balls down and… Continue Reading

Get your boots on, it’s rodeo time

SHERIDAN — Time to get your boots out — the Sheridan High School rodeo team will host their only home competition of the season Sunday and Monday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. According to rodeo team member Whitney Simmons, one of the best things about hosting a rodeo is the advantage of having support from… Continue Reading

Sheridan golf teams finish fifth, third

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs boys golf team finished their conference tournament in Laramie yesterday placing fifth with a 667. Kelly Walsh put in a strong showing Tuesday, going from fourth place on Monday to winning the tournament with a 618. Sheridan’s Jack Mavrakis finished fifth with a 150 and teammate Bailey Bonnet shot a… Continue Reading

New plans for adult softball league

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Recreation District plans to mix things up a little bit for this year’s adult softball leagues. Registration for the leagues run through Friday, then a late fee of $25 will be charged through May 29. Teams can register online at or in person at Thorne-Rider Park. There will still be… Continue Reading

Lady Generals sign standout athlete from Cheyenne East

SHERIDAN — Cheyenne East 6-foot forward Shayne Carter has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her basketball career and education at Sheridan College this fall. Carter came back from some injuries in the first half of the season and carried the Cheyenne Thunderbirds to the state championship game against Natrona. “Carter is a… Continue Reading

Sheridan Broncs golf team in day two at conference

SHERIDAN — Sheridan High School’s golf team had a strong start at conference Monday in Laramie. So far, Cheyenne Central is leading the tournament for the boys side with a 298. Sheridan is sitting sixth with a 329. Sheridan’s Jack Mavrakis is sitting in seventh place with a 75, only six strokes away from first… Continue Reading

Josh Adeyeye signs with Jacksonville University

SHERIDAN — Sheridan College Generals sophomore Josh Adeyeye has signed his National Letter of Intent to continue his career at NCAA Division 1 Jacksonville University (Florida) of the Atlantic Sun Conference. Adeyeye transferred in this past season from Washington Adventist (Washington, D.C.) and was an integral part of the Generals season. “I have no doubt… Continue Reading

SHS girls soccer finishes fourth

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Lady Broncs took fourth at regionals in Gillette on Saturday, earning the spot in a tough loss to the Laramie Plainsmen 0-2. “We had some players that were banged up and that did not help us in the game,” SHS coach Mallery Marshall said. “Laramie came out strong and we just… Continue Reading

Big Horn girls golf takes conference championship

SHERIDAN — After two hard days of competition, Big Horn’s girls golf team took the conference championship at Evanston on Saturday and took second in the region, finishing with a 626 behind Lusk. “The girls had an awesome finish,” Big Horn golf coach Mila Stender said. Kaleigh Anderson finished second in both conference and regionals… Continue Reading

BH girls take first at track regionals

SHERIDAN — Headed into the second day 51 points behind first place with five events left, the Big Horn girls track and field team pulled it together to take first at regionals in Torrington over the weekend. “I had a pretty good idea that we had a good chance to win,” Big Horn coach Kirk… Continue Reading

Sheridan athletes earn All-Conference honors

SHERIDAN — Sheridan’s Aaron Campbell, Maddy McClure, Gabby Edeen and Shayla Christensen earned All-Conference honors at the regional track meet in Cheyenne this past weekend. Campbell placed first in high jump with a distance of 6 feet, 1 inch. McClure placed first in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:27.43. “Maddy McClure was a… Continue Reading

Jets earn first win over Billings Angels

SHERIDAN — The Jets earned their first win of the season Saturday, defeating the Billings Angels 5-4 at Thorne-Rider Park Stadium. Jeff Shanor and Andrew Ratty both had two RBIs for the Jets. Davis Alden and Shanor both had runs for the Jets. “We got a good win today against Billings,” Jets coach Ryan Murner… Continue Reading

Big Horn fares well at conference

SHERIDAN — The Big Horn girls golf team sat first in their conference and second in regionals as they started off conference Friday. The girls team placed second on the first day of conference, shooting a 313. Lusk won Friday with a 313 and Wright came in third with a 322. Kaleigh Anderson is sitting… Continue Reading

Lady Generals ink five players for fall season

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College volleyball program added five high school standouts to its 2014 roster — Alisha Roberts, Madison Schwehr, Tara Hall, Charity Sadang and Tristan Koch. Roberts comes from Hulett  and was a defensive standout after four seasons on the varsity roster. Roberts’ senior year she was named captain, received All-Conference honors, and… Continue Reading

Broncs end season at regionals

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs ended their soccer season at regionals in Gillette on Thursday night. The Broncs played Cheyenne East and lost 2-1. “We will continue to grow over the summer at camps,” head coach Kevin Rizer said. The Broncs’ Dontae Crow scored a goal in the first eight minutes of the game. Rizer… Continue Reading

SC Generals add three new players to 2014-15 basketball team

SHERIDAN — Pablo Rivas, Greg Vandeventer and Chase Iwata Bartelme will join the Sheridan College Generals basketball program this fall. Rivas is from Phoenix, Arizona, and at Cesar Chavez High School was averaging a double-double for three consecutive seasons and was named to the All-Arizona team as a junior and senior, All West Valley Player… Continue Reading

Bonnet takes top spot at Buffalo competition

SHERIDAN — Bailey Bonnet of Sheridan won the dual meet at Buffalo on Wednesday, shooting a 79. The Sheridan High School boys team and the Buffalo girls bested their competition during the day of golf. “It’s good to get one last small meet in before conference,” Sheridan golf coach Larry Martoglio said. Jacob Belles of… Continue Reading

Arvada-Clearmont’s Kretschman joins Lady Generals basketball team

SHERIDAN — Arvada-Clearmont basketball star and all-around academic achiever Shayna Kretschman signed her National Letter of Intent on Tuesday at Arvada-Clearmont High School to join the Sheridan College Lady Generals basketball team this fall. “We have been watching Shayna the last two seasons at Arvada-Clearmont, and really like her skills and athleticism,” Lady Generals head… Continue Reading

Kendrick scramble this weekend

SHERIDAN — The Kendrick Golf Association has announced its annual opening scramble and membership drive, to be held  Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. at Kendrick Golf Course. The price is $65 plus cart and includes annual association fees of $15, along with lunch. The format is a blind draw, four person scramble and is open… Continue Reading

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