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

November 4, 2013

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

Sheridan frosh, JV football teams had combined 15-2 record

SHERIDAN — The future of Bronc football looks bright. Again. Sheridan’s junior varsity and freshman teams finished the season with a combined 15-2 record, each winning their last games over the weekend. The JV squad, with plenty of players seeing quality time on the playoff-bound varsity Broncs, capped a 7-1 season Saturday beating Cheyenne South. Their Read More

Cowboys Fire Defensive Coordinator Tormey

From Wyoming Athletics and Staff Reports SHERIDAN — After surrendering 50 points in two straight conference losses, the Wyoming Cowboys fired defensive coordinator Chris Tormey Tuesday morning. Tormey will be replaced by defensive line coach Jamar Cain, the school’s athletic office announced this morning. Cain joined Wyoming this past spring from the Cal Poly coaching staff. Read More

Volleyball roundup: SHS season ends, Lady Rams repeat as 2A East champs

October 28, 2013

SHERIDAN — Entering Cheyenne as a No. 6 seed, the Lady Broncs needed two wins to qualify for the state tournament. But they lost twice, and missed the state event for the second straight year after winning it all in 2011. Head coach Wendi Ruby: “The season did not end like we wanted, but I Read More

Sheridan hosts state cross country meet

SHERIDAN — Sheridan High School didn’t have an All-State runner this fall. Junior Taylor Bruso was 15th and the top local finisher in a fast 4A boys race at Saturday’s Wyoming State Cross Country Meet at the VA Medical Center where the top three runners broke the course record. Laramie’s Jonah Henry ran a 15.22, shattering former Read More

Regionals: Lady Broncs volleyball done for the year

October 26, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School Volleyball team was eliminated at the 4A East Regional Tournament in Cheyenne Friday. The team lost to Cheyenne East at 11 a.m. (25-14, 25-22, and 25-12). The team turned around to play Laramie and lost those matches as well. Their final scores for the games against Laramie were 25-18, Read More

Rams blank Eagles 46-0

BIG HORN — Eagles freshman Will Kearns looked destined to find the pylon in the waning seconds Friday in Big Horn. While the score wouldn’t have mattered toward the final result — the a game was decided before halftime with the playoff-bound Rams defeating the 2-6 Eagles 46- 0— both sidelines were as animated as Read More

Broncs lock up homefield after 62-16 South drubbing

SHERIDAN — A rare cheer in reaction to a Gillette Camels win erupted from the post game huddle of Sheridan Broncs Friday night. Since the Camels took care of Cheyenne East, 41-6, it secured Sheridan as the No. 2 seed for the 4A playoffs next week, giving them homefield advantage for the first two weeks. This Read More

SHS hosts Wyo. State Cross Country Meet Saturday

October 25, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Wyoming State Cross Country Meet will be held Saturday in Sheridan, bringing droves of harriers to the VA Medical Center course. The tree-laden course, described by SHS coach Art Baures as medium-fast, is unique in its appeal to spectators. It’s winding path has countless spots for race-watchers to move between, providing the opportunity Read More

Avoiding complacency? UW sports under review

LARAMIE (AP) — University of Wyoming President Bob Sternberg has hired an outside consultant to evaluate the football and men’s basketball programs, a process that has been underway for weeks but is becoming public knowledge after an embarrassing football loss last weekend. The football team lost to rival Colorado State 52-22 on Saturday. Not since Read More

SC cowboy Scheulke wins year-end Badlands Circuit

SHERIDAN — Sheridan College bull rider Taygen Schuelke competed at the Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo October 10-13 in Minot, N.D. The finals average champion and the year end champion in every event earn their spot to compete in the Ram National Finals Rodeo in Oklahoma City, Okla. Competing in the Circuit Finals rodeo has been Read More

Broncs close regular season at home against confident South team

October 24, 2013

SHERIDAN — Sheridan is ready to put last Friday behind them. A 38-20 loss at home to Natrona was one suffered by way of crucial mistakes any postseason bound squad wants to avoid. The Broncs (6-2) host Cheyenne South (1-7) Friday at 7 p.m., with the 4A playoff picture still mostly up in the air. Read More

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