Category Archives: Sports

SHS swimmers get slow start at state meet

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School boys swim team got off to a slow start in the preliminary round of the 4A state swim and dive meet Friday night as the Campbell County School District Aquatic Center. Sophomore Presley Felker got the highest place for the Broncs on the night, taking seventh in the 500… Continue Reading

TR boys win close game; BH to play for regional title

DAYTON — The Tongue River Eagles defeated Moorcroft in a close, loser-out game Friday morning at the 2A boys regional tournament. The Eagles earned the victory by just four points, 55-51, according to wyopreps.com. Eagles coach Robert Griffin said Matt Yellowtail played hard Friday night. “He really lifted up and got ahead of a tough… Continue Reading

SHS indoor track has strong showing Thursday

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School had a strong showing at the Camel Quad on Thursday in Gillette, finishing second as a team for the girls and fourth for the boys. “The meet in Gillette was a great way for the team to springboard into the State Indoor Championships next week,” coach Art Baures said.… Continue Reading

Lady Eagles beat the Lady Rams, 57-43

SHERIDAN — Kortni Sharp led the Lady Eagles to a win over cross-county rival Lady Rams at the 2A regional tournament Friday night, 57-43. Sharp put up a double-double, sinking a career-high 24 points and pulling down 10 rebounds. Erin Aksamit added 12 points to the Lady Eagles total and Amanda Buller contributed 11 to… Continue Reading

Lady Eagles, Lady Rams face off tonight

DAYTON — The Tongue River girls basketball team held on for a win over Lusk on Thursday. The Lady Eagles defeated Lusk 54-27 in what coach Dianne Moser described as a very physical game. Moser said the girls jumped out to a lead early on, putting up 14 points in the first quarter compared to… Continue Reading

Shatto makes strong team stronger

SHERIDAN — Sheridan High School wrestling head coach Tyson Shatto has been named 4A East Coach of the Year. Shatto, in his second year as SHS head coach, is taking 20 boys to the state meet in Casper this weekend after the team came in second at the regional tournament in Gillette last weekend. He… Continue Reading

SHS swimmers send 7 to state meet

SHERIDAN — Members of the Sheridan High School boys swim team are heading to the 4A Swimming and Diving Championship Meet this weekend. Seven swimmers from Sheridan qualified to compete during the regular season. • Jacob Ahlstrom will swim in the 200 freestyle, 200 free relay and 400 freestyle relay. • Zach Ahlstrom will swim… Continue Reading

Sheridan College hires new men’s soccer coach

SHERIDAN — Sheridan College has hired Jeff Hallenbeck as its new men’s head soccer coach. Hallenbeck, originating from Quincy, Mass., has served as a soccer coach at soccer camps for more than 20 years. He comes to Sheridan College following a four-year stint as the head boys soccer coach at Medway High School in Medway,… Continue Reading

Undefeated Casper team to prove toughest challenge

SHERIDAN — With all regular season games completed, the Sheridan Hawks high school hockey team finished third in the division with a record of 12-4-0, just one win behind the second place Riverton River Rats (13-3-0). The Casper Oilers A won the division with an undefeated regular season and the Gillette Wild A took fourth… Continue Reading

Tongue River makes cut for regionals

SHERIDAN — The Eagles soared into the regional tournament Monday night as they defeated Wright, 76-63, at home in the challenge game for the 2A playoffs. No.4-ranked Tongue River has been on the losing end of several close games this season, nearly a third of their games were lost by eight points or less. The… Continue Reading

Sheridan College teams split with Central

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College Generals basketball team finished their regular season with a 78-70 win at Central Wyoming Saturday. The win brings the team to 25-5 overall and 13-3 in North Region IX. The win secured the No. 2 seed for the Generals in the Region IX tournament that begins March 1. Several players… Continue Reading

Wrestlers take second in regional tournament

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School Bronc wrestling team placed second in the 4A regional tournament this weekend. The team had three individual first-place finishes, four second-place and two third-place finishes. Braxton Cooper (42-7) at 106 pounds, 170-pound Timmy Cowan (28-11) and 182-pound Cody Delk (38-6) took home first-place finishes for the team. Each of… Continue Reading

Boys suffer foul-laden loss to Sundance

DAYTON — The Tongue River Eagles (6-16) played what was undoubtedly the most tense game of the season Saturday afternoon against Sundance (10-11) and lost it on the free throw line. A foul-laden match sent both teams to the line throughout the second half and cost the Eagles some key starting players who saw early… Continue Reading

Wrestlers hold their own at home

SHERIDAN — Sheridan High School Bronc Wrestlers had a good showing in the regional tournament held on their home turf Friday. “It went well. The tournament ran smooth,” head Coach Tyson Shatto said. “We use regionals as a set-up to get our kids to state, so that’s the first thing we’re looking for. It’s hard… Continue Reading

Eagles fall to Greybull, Lady Eagles soar

Lady Eagles beat Greybull 52-30   SHERIDAN — The Tongue River High School Lady Eagles played all nine girls Friday night against Greybull and came out with the win 52-30. The Lady Eagles are at 19-2 overall. “We had a comfortable lead at halftime, 27-10, and played all nine girls tonight. We got everybody in… Continue Reading

UW announces 2014 Cowboys football schedule

From Wyoming Athletics LARAMIE — Wyoming Cowboy football fans can look forward to three home games in the first four weeks of the 2014 college football season. The schedule announcement came on Thursday in connection with the release of the Mountain West Conference. Game times and television coverage will be announced at future dates. The… Continue Reading

CloudPeak CrossFit claims second state title

CloudPeak CrossFit claims second state title

SHERIDAN — Six teams traveled to Sheridan last weekend to compete in a statewide CrossFit competition, but the host team took the title for the second year in a row. CrossFit co-owner Seth Larson said this is only the third year for the competition, which is held once each year. Three years ago, his business… Continue Reading

Generals take close win; Lady Generals fall 66-54

From staff reports   SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College Generals basketball team earned a close win, 98-91, over Miles City Community College Wednesday night at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome. Fred Dure led SC with 29 points and nine rebounds while teammate Abednego Lufile had a career-high 20 points and 11 rebounds. Iakeem Alston also… Continue Reading

Lady Broncs take win over Cheyenne South

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School Lady Broncs celebrated Senior Night with an easy 69-31 win over the Cheyenne South Lady Bisons. The Lady Broncs’ three seniors, Maddy McClure, Molly Ligocki and Alison Geary were highlighted before the game via special introduction and started the lineup for Friday night’s game. It took a few minutes… Continue Reading

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