Local SportsMay 29, 2015
Austen Scammon Tongue River High School Regionals 1st 4×400-meter relay, 2nd 400-meter dash, 2nd 300-meter hurdles, 3rd 110-meter hurdles State 2nd 110-meter hurdles, 2nd 300-meter hurdles, 3rd 4×400-meter relay, 6th 400-meter dash 2015 All-State selection Bailey Bard Big Horn High School Regionals 1st 100-meter dash, 1st 4×100-meter relay, 2nd 200-meter dash, 2nd 300-meter hurdles Read More
SHERIDAN — Last weekend was filled with disappointment for the Sheridan boys and girls soccer teams. Both were coming off of phenomenal regular season records, but the Sheridan Broncs had to settle for the fourth seed of the East while the Lady Broncs just missed out on the first seed after wrapping up regional competition. Read MoreMay 28, 2015
SHERIDAN — As Sheridan College head rodeo coach Marc Gilkerson sat at the nightly rodeo in Kaycee, he noticed a young cowboy atop a bucking bronco. The cowboy set his feet and turned his toes. That’s all Gilkerson needed to see to take an interest in the young buck. That kid with the turned toes Read More
A driver zooms past fans on the track Friday night at Sheridan Speedway. The race track reopened for the first time in 10 years after a change in ownership and major renovations.
Sheridan Broncs THURSDAY Girls soccer vs. Natrona (state tourney-Rock Springs), 1:30 p.m. Boys soccer vs. Natrona (state tourney-Rock Springs), 3:30 p.m. FRIDAY Girls soccer at state, TBD Boys soccer at state, TBD SATURDAY Girls soccer at state, TBD Boys soccer at state, TBD Legion Baseball SATURDAY Jets at Billings Halos JV, 1 p.m. Jets Read More
The Powder River Power, clockwise from top left, Ryan Switzenberg, Michelle Switzenberg, Marcia Harper, Sam Burton, Cory Pickett, Jessica Pickett, Angie Burton and Callie Crouse, are the 2015 Sheridan Recreation adult co-ed lower volleyball league champions.May 27, 2015
It seems like just yesterday Don Julian and the boys were putting in two-a-days out at Scott Field prepping for football season. Now, here we are, just a few days from wrapping up the 2014-15 high school sports season. The high school state soccer tournament will take place this weekend in Rock Springs — Read More
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School girls basketball team will be hosting a basketball camp next week. The camp, open to both boys and girls entering first through fifth grade, will teach fundamentals of the game of basketball. Beginning on June 2, it will run for three days from 1-3 p.m. in the high school Read More
Arvada barrel racer Linzee Adamson guides her horse around the barrels during the high school rodeo Sunday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.
Sheridan – Sheridan County Fairgrounds Day One Results Bareback Chance Ames 73 Hunter Carlson 66 Tyler Erickson 60 Brian Brown 57 Thomas Davis 55 Barrel Racing Shyanna Cahoy 18.340 Kiersten Leach 18.702 Tavee Meisinger 18.900 Ashley Graber 18.904 Linzee Adamson 18.950 Shae Bray 19.004 Shyann Russell 19.010 Lauren Rives 19.117 Madison Wilkerson 19.130 Read More
Sheridan High School senior Jess Edens, center, poses with Blane and Jill Johnson after receiving the Weston Johnson Memorial Scholarship last week at Sheridan High School. Blane and Jill are the parents of Weston Johnson, a former SHS football coach who died of cancer in 2014. The Sheridan Volleyball Club hosts a number of Never Read MoreMay 26, 2015
BIG HORN — Strong performances from Big Horn sprinters on Saturday were enough to give the Lady Rams track and field team the 2A girls state championship. The Lady Rams scored a total of 86 points at the three-day meet. Second place went to Lyman, which scored 68.5 points. The last time the Big Horn Read More
SHERIDAN — Sheridan goalkeeper Zoie Jones was sent off the pitch after a straight red card early in Saturday’s 4A East regional championship, and the Lady Broncs fell to Cheyenne East 3-1. After a crazy finish in the regional semifinal against Gillette the night before, a game that saw the Lady Broncs earn a title Read More
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Troopers baseball team was finally able to play its season opener over the weekend as they went 1-2 at the Gillette Tournament. Weather hasn’t been too kind to the Troopers so far this season. Nearly a month after their season opener was originally scheduled, the Troopers finally got the chance to Read More
Sheridan Broncs THURSDAY Girls soccer vs. Natrona (state tourney-Rock Springs), 1:30 p.m. Boys soccer vs. Natrona (state tourney-Rock Springs), 3:30 p.m. FRIDAY Girls soccer at state, TBD Boys soccer at state, TBD SATURDAY Girls soccer at state, TBD Boys soccer at state, TBD Legion Baseball SATURDAY Jets at Billings Halos JV, 1 p.m. Jets Read MoreMay 23, 2015
SHERIDAN — Sheridan goalkeeper Zoie Jones was sent off the pitch after a straight red card early in Satuday’s 4A East regional championship, and the Lady Broncs fell to Cheyenne East 3-1. After a crazy finish in the regional semifinal against Gillette the night before, a game that saw the Lady Broncs earn a title Read More
CASPER — Strong performances from Big Horn sprinters on Saturday were enough to give the Lady Rams Track and Field team the 2A girls state championship trophy. The Lady Rams scored a total of 86 points at the three-day meet. Second place was Lyman who scored 68.5 points. The last time the Big Horn Lady Read More
SHERIDAN — In the movie “Animal House,” Kent “Flounder” Dorfman gets accepted into the Delta Tau Chi fraternity house simply because he is a legacy. There’s nothing special about Flounder other than his brother, Fred, was a Delta Chi. That was just a movie, though. At Sheridan High School, the word “legacy” has quite a Read More
SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Lady Rams jumped out in front of the pack after the second day of the Wyoming high school state track meet concluded on Friday. Big Horn leads the 2A girls with 44 points, holding a 5.5 point advantage over second-place Lyman. Huge performances from the Lady Ram triple-jump core allowed Read MoreMay 22, 2015
SHERIDAN — It took an additional 45 minutes, two overtimes and a shootout, but the Lady Broncs finally got it done Friday night in Cheyenne. You couldn’t have ordered a more thrilling game than what the Sheridan Lady Broncs were a part of Friday in the 4A East semifinals when they toppled the Gillette Lady Read More
DAYTON — The Tongue River High School girls track team was the bright spot in an otherwise dim first day at the 2015 state track meet. The Lady Eagles are sitting in first place in the 2A standings after the first day’s events with 21 points, five points ahead of second-place Big Piney. A couple Read More
SHERIDAN — The American Legion has changed the dates for this summer’s Troopers baseball camp. The camp, originally slated for June 4-5, has been moved to June 18-19. Camp will begin at 9 a.m. both days and run until noon. The camp is available to any player age 7-15. Instructors at the camp will include Read More
SHERIDAN — Another standout in-state girls basketball player has signed a letter of intent to play with the Sheridan College Lady Generals next season. Riverton’s Camey Fegler will join Douglas’ Ashlie Blackburn and Rawlings’ Quriss Romero, along with New Zealand native Lina Matu on a Sheridan College team that is coming off a 25-7 season. Read MoreMay 21, 2015
Athletics’ Timmy LeRoy pitches the ball during the Webb Wright mini league baseball game against the Rockies Wednesday afternoon at Oatts Fields on E. 6th Street. The Webb Wright program has been active in Sheridan for more than 50 years. Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press.
Sheridan Volleyball U12 Blue 2 got first place in the silver bracket at the 2015 Wyoming Super Regional last weekend in Casper. Pictured are, from left, coach Sharon Deutscher, Katelyn Lee, Diomena Mercer, Taylor Larsen, Gennah Deutscher, Karley Goss, Addy Bolton and coach Tracy Larsen.