Local Sports

Fresno State-Wyoming Preview

November 8, 2013

  No. 17 Fresno State (8-0, 5-0 Mountain West) at Wyoming (4-4, 2-2) 10:15 p.m. (ESPN2) Line: Fresno State by 10. Series record: The series is tied 4-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE Fresno State needs to keep its record unblemished in order to remain nationally ranked and in contention for a BCS bowl and it needs Read More

Gracious fans — young and old

SHERIDAN — The University of Wyoming Cowgirl’s basketball team attended a meet and greet Thursday night at the Holiday Inn. The event was hosted by the Cowboy Joe Club, an organization for alumni and supporters of the university’s athletic activities, in anticipation of Friday night’s local match. The Cowgirls will face the University of Montana-Northern Read More

Cowgirls in Sheridan: Conversation with Kayla Woodward

November 7, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Cowgirls open their regular season when they play the Montana State-Northern Skylights Friday night at Sheridan College. The game provides a unique opportunity for several Cowgirls players with connections to Sheridan. Freshman guard Hailey Ligocki graduated from SHS this spring, Fallon Lewis played at Tongue River High School before playing at Sheridan College, Read More

4A semifinal preview: East at Sheridan

SHERIDAN — If history is any indication, the Broncs will be playing in Laramie next week. Sheridan plays Cheyenne East in a 4A state semifinal Friday night at home, and the Thunderbirds have been a familiar and perhaps even friendly foe during the Broncs current reign around the top of 4A football, or since 2007 Read More

2A semifinal preview: Big Horn at Lovell

BIG HORN — The Big Horn Rams are halfway there in their dethroning the Lovell, Lyman two-year reign atop 2A football. The Rams blew by Lyman in last week’s 2A quarterfinal, 52-14, and move on to the team that knocked them out of the 2A semis a year ago when they travel to Lovell for a Read More

Lady Generals roll through first round at Region IX tournament

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College volleyball team swept Central Wyoming College Tuesday in the first round of the Region IX tournament at Torrington as they moved to 20-14 overall. Winning (25-14, 32-30, 25-14), Sheridan broke the 20-win mark on the year. The Lady Generals now play Western Wyoming at 4 p.m. today. Western was the Read More

Historic finish, benchmark season for SHS swimmers

November 6, 2013

SHERIDAN — 4A swim coach of the year Brent Moore quickly deflected recognition back onto his team. “We walked past them and told them this (coach of the year) stuff is because they worked their tails off this season,” the third-year Sheridan High School swim coach explained. “They sure make us look good.” SHS swimming and diving Read More

Sheridan County All-State/All-Conference volleyball

SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Coaches Association released its All-State and All-Conference volleyball lists Tuesday afternoon. The WCA and member volleyball coaches select All-State athletes from All-Conference lists, and 2A state runner-up Big Horn had two 2013 All-State selections in Hanneah Puckett and McKinzie Taylor. Kortni Sharp was selected from Tongue River. The Lady Eagles qualified for Read More

SC basketball sweeps Rocky

SHERIDAN — Sheridan College basketball teams continued their fast starts to the season Tuesday night at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome. The Lady Generals used a 72-43 victory over Rocky Mountain College to play the whole bench, moving to 3-0 on the season. In the nightcap, the Generals pulled away in the second half behind a Read More

Cowgirls at SC tickets still available; Broncs, Rams semifinal playoff times

November 4, 2013

SHERIDAN — Tickets for the Wyoming Cowgirls game Friday in Sheridan will be on sale until noon Thursday through the university ticket office. According to Shane Parker, who is organizing things for SC as host, there are 179 tickets remaining for the game. Tickets will be on sale until noon Thursday, and any remaining will Read More

SHS swimmers jump up to third at state

SHERIDAN — Perhaps exceeding their already high expectations, the Sheridan High School girls swimming and diving team had a strong showing at the 4A Girls State swim meet in Gillette. The girls 200-yard medley relay, swam by Emily Spiegelberg, Gretchen Dougherty, Mackenzie Dougherty and Payton Brilz, won a state championship by more than three seconds, Read More

Lady Ram volleyball 2A runner-up for second-straight year

SHERIDAN — The Big Horn High School volleyball team fell short of a state championship Saturday, losing to Kemmerer High School in the full five sets. After winning the opening set 18-25 the Lady Rams lost the second 25-20. “They came back in the second game and started pounding the ball at us,” coach Leigh Read More

SC teams jump out to 2-0 starts; host Rocky Tuesday

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College basketball teams showed promise in holding onto narrow early-season wins Saturday. After blowouts to start their season schedule Friday, playing in their annual Holiday Inn Tournament, both the men’s and women’s squad fought off Snow College out of Ephraim, Utah, Saturday night. The Lady Generals used strong play from sophomore Madison Read More

Semi-regulars: Broncs on to sixth-straight 4A semifinal

November 1, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs will play in a 4A semifinal for the sixth straight time. Sheridan overcame a penalty-ridden first half to shutout the Laramie Plainsmen 33-0 Friday night, setting up a rematch with Cheyenne East for a state title berth. The Broncs led just 7-0 at the break, having two touchdowns called back Read More

Rams roll past Lyman into 2A semis

BIG HORN — For the second straight year, the Big Horn Rams are one win away from a state title berth. The Rams used a speedy attack to run by the Lyman Eagles Friday in Big Horn, 52-14, securing their place in the semifinals Friday in Lovell. Big Horn jumped out to an early 21-8 lead Read More

Strong start for SHS swimmers at state

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School girls swimming and diving team got off to a fast start at the state meet in Gillette Friday. The 200-yard medley relay team comprised of Emily Spiegelberg, Mackenzie Dougherty, Gretchen Dougherty and Payton Brilz took first place with a time of 1 minute, 52 seconds. Brilz also took second Read More

SC basketball teams off to great start

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College women’s basketball team won their first game of the year Friday night in the Holiday Inn Classic against Great Falls. With a final score of 85-50 over Great Falls, the Lady Generals were led by Madison Forney who scored 16 points in 20 minutes of game play. Josie Three Irons Read More

Big Horn volleyball moves on to championship again

Big Horn volleyball moves on to championship again SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Lady Rams volleyball team secured a spot in the 2A state championship Friday night, defeating Lovell in four games. Coach Leigh McLaughlin said the girls got off to a rough start in the first set. “We were down 8-0 right away,” she Read More

Lady Rams reach semis; Lady Eagles fall

SHERIDAN — The Lady Rams volleyball team escaped a five-set first round game Thursday at the 2A State Volleyball Tournament in Casper. Big Horn defeated Wind River after dropping the first two sets 19-25, 19-25. They came back, winning 25-13, 25-14 and 15-8. The Lady Rams now play a Friday 4:30 p.m. state semifinal game Read More

Lady General named player of the week

SHERIDAN — Jill Espeland garnered national honors for her play with the Lady Generals volleyball team last week. The freshman from Douglas registered 7.38 digs per set during the week, helping her squad to a win over Eastern Wyoming College Saturday. The NJCAA named her National Junior College Division 1 Player of the Week for Read More

SC teams plays at home today, Sat.

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College basketball teams will play home games to begin their 2013-14 seasons today and Saturday. The Generals enter the season ranked No. 21 in the country. The first NJCAA Top 25 rankings were released this week, and North Platte College was the only other Region IX school to be ranked, at Read More

Lady Broncs swim team rolls into state competition

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School swim team headed to state Friday morning after a record-breaking season. Lady Bronc seniors Emily Spiegelberg, Gretchen Dougherty, Payton Brilz, Laurel Fosnight and Rachel Stevens are confident the team can place in the top three at state. Led by coach Brent Moore, the ladies have had one of their Read More

4A quarterfinal preview: Laramie at Sheridan

October 31, 2013

SHERIDAN — Sheridan’s second season starts Friday night at Homer Scott Field. The Broncs 2013 playoffs start the same way the 2013 season did when they square off against the Laramie Plainsmen. This time the Broncs are at home, a team 10 weeks more experienced, its goal more in sight. “I think fast start again Read More

2A quarterfinal preview: Lyman at Big Horn

SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Rams fell to the eventual 2A runner-up in their last two playoff campaigns. Head coach Michael McGuire enters his second playoff campaign in as many years with the Rams, and expects a playoff seasoned squad in Lyman Friday at 2 p.m. Two years ago Lyman hosted and ran Big Horn’s Read More

Tip-off moved back one hour for Nov. 8 Cowgirls game in Sheridan

October 29, 2013

SHERIDAN — Due to the possibility of a home Sheridan Broncs playoff game next Friday, the Sheridan College-hosted Wyoming Cowgirls game time has been moved back one hour. The Wyoming Cowgirls are scheduled to play Montana State-Northern Fri. Nov. 8 at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome, and that game will now tip-off at 8 p.m. Read More

  1. Pages:
  2. 1
  3. ...
  4. 26
  5. 27
  6. 28
  7. 29
  8. 30
  9. 31
  10. 32
  11. ...
  12. 54