Category Archives: Sports

Leno, Koltiska to compete at National Rodeo

  SHERIDAN — Sheridan’s Teegan Leno and Big Horn’s Kade Koltiska have earned positions on the Wyoming’s National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling to Des Moines, Iowa, on June 21 to compete at the 11th annual National Junior High Finals Rodeo. Leno, a seventh-grader at Sheridan Junior High School, will compete in… Continue Reading

Five Lady Generals earn All-Academic honors

SHERIDAN — It was a tremendous season for the Sheridan College women’s basketball team, both on and off the court. The Lady Generals finished with a 25-7 record in a season in which they were ranked as high as 18th in the nation. Off the court, their work was even more impressive. Five members of… Continue Reading

13 named to All-Conference soccer teams

SHERIDAN — Thirteen Sheridan High School student-athletes were named to the 2015 All-Conference soccer teams. Seven SHS boys and six SHS girls earned the honor, given by the Wyoming Coaches Association. Seniors Jess Edens and Joe Shassetz were joined by juniors Dontae Crow, Riley Sessions, AJ Kassen, Ben Bonnett and Evan Coon on the 4A… Continue Reading

Strong pitching earns Troopers two more wins

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Troopers kept their early winning streak going, this time getting their work done in the field rather than at the plate. After scoring 31 runs in their doubleheader wins over Powell Tuesday, they only managed nine runs in two games against Rapid City Wednesday. Still, the Troopers emptied their bullpen in… Continue Reading

SC hosting basketball camps this month

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College Athletic Department will host youth basketball camps this month inside the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome. The boys camp, for grades K-10, will run Monday through Thursday next week. The girls camp, for grades K-12, will run June 22-25. Camps will run 9 a.m. to noon each day. Each camp costs… Continue Reading

SRD to host tennis lessons for all levels

SHERIDAN — There will be a free tennis clinic this Saturday at the Thorne-Rider Park tennis courts from 9-10 a.m. The clinic is for all levels. The Sheridan Recreation District is also taking sign-ups for summer tennis lessons. Classes start June 8 and run until July 6 and are held Mondays through Wednesdays and Fridays.… Continue Reading

Soccer season isn’t over

We are officially done with soccer season. Well, at least at the high school level. Both the Sheridan Broncs and Lady Broncs ended their seasons over the weekend at the state tournament in Rock Springs. While neither team was able to bring home that elusive title, it wasn’t for lack of trying. Both teams had… Continue Reading

Troopers score in bunches, take two in Powell

SHERIDAN — A few games at the Gillette Invite are all the Sheridan Troopers have had a chance to play this season. Weather has been a burden for the American Legion baseball team, limiting their chances to get in the flow of the summer baseball season. It didn’t seem to matter Tuesday when the team… Continue Reading

Lady Generals sign Australian point guard

SHERIDAN — The recruits keep rolling in for Frank McCarthy and the Sheridan College Lady Generals. This time, McCarthy has signed another foreign star. Annastasia Falkenberg comes to Sheridan from South Australia, where she played for the Forestville Eagles. With the Eagles, Falkenberg averaged 12.8 points, 3.7 assists and 2.9 steals a game and led… Continue Reading

A little bit of bump and grind

A little bit of bump and grind

In grey, from left, Sheridan’s Misty Glassinger (Mistang), Tanya Rose (Pass A. Fist) and Christa June (Soul Snatcher) box out the jammer, Debbie Cobb (Mercury), for the Rousta Bout it Betties Saturday night in Gillette. Continue Reading

Spring Fling raises money for tennis team, Bennett

Spring Fling raises money for tennis team, Bennett

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School tennis team hosted the Spring Fling tennis tournament over the weekend to raise money for the SHS tennis program and tennis player Alex Bennett. They raised more than $600 for Bennett and more than $300 for the SHS tennis team. For each team, an adult tennis player was randomly… Continue Reading

Former TRHS, Wyoming hooper Fallon Lewis to coach at UW

Former TRHS, Wyoming hooper Fallon Lewis to coach at UW

DAYTON — Former Tongue River and Sheridan College basketball player Fallon Lewis has joined the University of Wyoming girls basketball program as a graduate assistant. Lewis, who spent the last year playing basketball overseas in Spain, played for two years at Sheridan College before transferring to UW her junior year. At Sheridan, she was named… Continue Reading

Hidden Bridge to host Ladies’ Days

  SHERIDAN — Hidden Bridge Golf Club is inviting any and all women to come play in Ladies’ Day, a casual, fun golf league for women of all ages. Ladies’ Day will begin tomorrow and run every Wednesday through the summer. It will begin at 9:30 a.m. every week. For more information or to sign… Continue Reading

SHS boys dominate Rock Springs, take third at state

SHS boys dominate Rock Springs, take third at state

ROCK SPRINGS — A controversial call and a lack of offensive firepower in Sheridan’s semifinal match against Cheyenne East landed the Broncs in Saturday’s third-place game rather than the state championship. Still, despite how they got there, the Broncs weren’t going to go out a bunch of sore losers. In fact, they weren’t going to… Continue Reading

Jets split series with Rapid City

SHERIDAN — Two outings that went down to the wire led to mixed results for the Sheridan Jets this weekend. On Sunday, Rapid City Post 320 Stars JV came from behind to beat the Jets in a 6-5 game while the Jets waited until the last second to win the second game 8-7. Both games… Continue Reading

Sheridan Storm U8 go undefeated, become state champions

Sheridan Storm U8 go undefeated, become state champions

The Sheridan Storm U8 boys, back row from left, coaches Regan Haswell and Joe DeGrange, middle row from left, David Brown, Connor Bateson, Jaeger Conrad, Truman DeGrage, Beck Haswell and Ethan Araas, front row from left, Ty Gilbertson, William Greer and Kelten Crow, capped off an undefeated season by winning the state cup over Memorial… Continue Reading

SHS boys dominate Rock Springs to take third at state

SHS boys dominate Rock Springs to take third at state

ROCK SPRINGS — A controversial call and a lack of offensive firepower in Sheridan’s semifinal match against Cheyenne East landed the Broncs in Saturday’s third-place game rather than the state championship. Still, despite how they got there, the Broncs weren’t going to go out a bunch of sore losers. In fact, they weren’t going to… Continue Reading

Municipal golf courses struggle to break even

Municipal golf courses struggle to break even

SHERIDAN — The Kendrick Municipal Golf Course features lush greens, rolling hills, several water features and, on clear days, prominent, unimpeded views of the Bighorns. And while it might not be as ballyhooed as several other courses in the region, Kendrick is beloved by locals and tourists alike who hit the links in droves, particularly… Continue Reading

Bringing home hardware

Bringing home  hardware

BIG HORN — Sam Cooke released his hit song “A Change is Gonna Come” back in 1964. Some 51 years later, the song that was voted No. 12 on Rolling Stone magazine’s top 500 songs of all time could be considered the anthem of the 2015 Big Horn girls track team. “It’s been a long,… Continue Reading

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