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Sheridan hosts ‘dangerous’ Natrona team Friday

October 17, 2013

SHERIDAN — Win and you’re set. Easier said than done. Still in control of their own destiny, the Broncs host 4A defending champ Natrona Friday night as they take another step toward securing the No. 2 seed for the 4A playoffs. Friday has the look of another classic fight atop 4A football, something Sheridan and Read More

Weekend in Sports: Big Horn finishes season at home

Big Horn Homecoming: Rams host 0-6 Moorcroft SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Rams have the good fortune of closing their season with two games at home. They’ll play Moorcroft Friday for their homecoming game, and Big Horn’s homecoming is a happy one after two impressive road wins, made more so by the fact that they won Read More

Generals comeback falls short in 2-1 loss

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College soccer team looked destined to equalize Wednesday afternoon. Playing a makeup game from Oct. 5 after snowstorms kept them off the field, the Generals fell 2-1 to the Northeastern Junior College Plainsmen yesterday at Maier Field. “It was another close one that we just couldn’t seem to close out,” head coach Read More

Military appreciation event at Friday’s SHS-Natrona game

October 16, 2013

SHERIDAN — Friday night’s Sheridan High School football game will feature a military appreciation event. Past and present military members get into the game free, and there will be a ceremony at halftime where they will be invited onto the field to be recognized. A bus will run to the VA Medical Center, bringing those who Read More

Sheridan College men’s rodeo team finishes fall season in third place

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College men’s rodeo team had one of its best fall seasons in recent years. After completing the fifth of their fall rodeos over the weekend in Laramie, the team breaks until March and the men’s squad sits in third place behind Casper and Gillette colleges. Five Generals are scattered among the early Central Rocky Mountain Region Read More

Woodward named MWC preseason player of the year

October 15, 2013

SHERIDAN — Sheridan’s Kayla Woodward was named Mountain West Conference Preseason Player of the Year, the school announced today. But the surprise came as the Cowgirls were picked to finish second in the preseason MWC poll, receiving four first-place votes. FSU was picked to top the conference as they took 17 first-place votes, while San Read More

Lady Rams fall to Wright in makeup game; at TR Thurs.

October 16, 2013

BIG HORN — The Big Horn Lady Rams fell to Wright Tuesday night in a makeup game from Friday, Oct. 4. The Lady Rams lost in four games. Winning the second set, they were unable to defeat the top-ranked 2A Northeast squad Wright. Despite the 3-1 loss, head coach Leigh McLaughlin said she was pleased with Read More

A step above the rest: Julia Fenn cruises to 2nd 4A state tennis title

October 15, 2013

SHERIDAN — It’s pretty easy to understand how good Julia Fenn is at tennis. As is the case with many great athletes, the roots of her fast ascendancy aren’t hard to trace, either. The Sheridan High School sophomore repeated as 4A state tennis champion for the Lady Broncs at No. 1 singles last week, completing Read More

Harvest Moon doubles tourney set for this weekend

SHERIDAN — The fourth annual Harvest Moon Classic Doubles Tennis Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday at Sheridan High School. An annual fundraiser for the SHS tennis team, the tournament pairs high school players with adult players, with partners drawn randomly from A or B divisions. Cost is $15 for students and $25 for Read More

Saturday Oct. 12 volleyball: SHS loses to South

October 14, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School volleyball team fell at Cheyenne South Saturday afternoon. South won the full five-set match (25-18, 20-25, 25-20, 21-25, 15-10). For the South Lady Bison, it was their first ever victory in a 4A East conference game. Sheridan dropped to 7-16 and 2-5 in 4A East play. “South played to Read More

Lady Generals soccer narrowly misses first win; falls 2-1 in OT

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College Lady Generals narrowly missed their first win of the season Saturday. A 2-1 overtime defeat at the hands of Trinidad State was disappointing, but a vast improvement against a team that beat SC 7-0 in September. Lea Hickman scored her second goal of the season, tying things 1-1 in the Read More

Swimmers 5th to close regular season at Gillette Invite

SHERIDAN — The Lady Bronc swimmers were fifth out of the 18-team field in Saturday’s Gillette Invite. The Lady Broncs 200-yard medley relay team won another event, swimming a 1:57.91. Emily Spiegelberg won the 100-yard backstroke, swimming a 1:04.18. Payton Brilz was second in the 200-freestyle (2:03.12). Mackenzie Dougherty was fourth in the 200-yard individual medley Read More

College football briefs: Smith leads Wyoming past New Mexico 38-31

LARAMIE (AP) — Brett Smith ran for two touchdowns, both in the fourth quarter, and passed for another, leading Wyoming past New Mexico 38-31 on Saturday. Smith rushed for 138 yards, scoring on runs of 3 and 48 yards, and passed for another 247. Shaun Wick rushed for 116 yards and two TDs for Wyoming Read More

Broncs blow away Central, 47-7

October 11, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Broncs bounced back from their first loss with a blowout Friday in Cheyenne. Sheridan (6-1) beat Cheyenne Central (3-4) 47-7, setting up a meeting with Natrona (4-3) Friday in Sheridan as the Broncs look to lock up homefield advantage for the 4A playoffs, which start in three weeks time. The Broncs used two first-quarter touchdowns, Read More

Eagles win first homecoming game since 2006, 14-6 over Wright

SHERIDAN — Senior quarterback Matt Yellowtail’s football career hit a high point Friday in Dayton. In fact, all six senior Eagles players accomplished something that may have not been thought possible for a program marred in losing for so many years, chiefly after last year’s winless campaign. Friday, the Eagles won their final home game Read More

SHS swimmers earn senior night win

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Lady Bronc swimmers sent off their senior class well Friday at their home pool. Sheridan won a three-team dual with Riverton and Cody, winning 10 of 12 events. “We sent our seniors off on a high note,” head coach Brent Moore said. “This group continues to impress me with their resolve under training Read More

2A East keys: Big Horn holds on 28-26

SHERIDAN — The Big Horn Rams finished a stellar week on the road, winning two games in five days, capped by a 28-26 win over Wheatland Friday night. The Rams improved to 5-1 and handed the Bulldogs their first loss of the year. Big Horn came out on top of a back and forth contest Read More

Friday night Oct. 11 volleyball rundown

From Staff Reports Lady Eagles come up just short in loss to Wright DAYTON — The Lady Eagles volleyball team lost a hard-fought match with Wright Friday night during homecoming in Dayton. Playing close all game, the Lady Eagles fell 25-22, 26-24, 25-27, and were “right there” head coach Michelle Nielsen said. “We played well, Read More

Lady Generals earn win over Casper College

SHERIDAN — The Lady Generals volleyball team finished their home schedule with a win Thursday night, also finishing the week on a three-game win streak. Sheridan College defeated rival Casper College in a full, five-set match (28-26, 25-18, 15-25, 20-25, 16-14) Thursday night on sophomore night, sending off five players. Britney Titensor, Kaylin Edwards, Carley Read More

Testing resolve, SHS heads to Cheyenne Central

October 10, 2013

SHERIDAN — Some of the crushing hits quarterback Kameron Eckard sustained against the second-half Gillette pass rush looked to be season enders. For all that, the senior quarterback climbed to his feet each time, going as far as walking along the sidelines late in the fourth quarter, telling teammates to keep their heads up as Read More

Rams take to the road for the last time, at 5-0 Wheatland

SHERIDAN — After a big win Monday, the Big Horn Rams turn right around and head south to Wheatland for what’s likely their toughest remaining game of the regular season. The Rams (4-1) close the year with home games against Moorcroft next week and then Tongue River, but first they’ll play 5-0 Wheatland as they look to Read More

Two-peat: Julia Fenn hoists another 4A tennis title for SHS

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School tennis teams finished well at the 4A state tennis tournament Wednesday in Gillette, with the boys third and the girls fifth. Laramie won the boys team title and Gillette took the girls. Sophomore No. 1 singles player Julia Fenn did what she set out to do, winning her second No. 1 singles Read More

Lady Generals lose 3-0 to Powell

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College women’s soccer team ran into Northwest College and Ricki Ryan Wednesday afternoon in a 3-0 defeat. The Lady Trappers scored three first-half goals, the final two coming from the Sheridan High School graduate Ryan and the other from a piece of quick-footed play in the box from Brazilian midfielder Aline De Read More

SC falls 3-2 to Northwest College

SHERIDAN — Sheridan was unable to finish a late comeback attempt in a 3-2 loss to Northwest College Wednesday. Hunter Reece got the Generals on the board when he curved a corner kick into the net, untouched, early in the second half and cut the Trappers lead to 2-1. Northwest got goals from Matt Lowndes Read More

4A State tennis: Fenn, Ritterbusch into finals today

October 9, 2013

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School tennis team set two players in final matches Wednesday in Gillette. No. 1 singles players Julia Fenn and Reed Ritterbusch each defeated their semifinal opponents rather easily Tuesday, setting up title defense matches today. Ritterbusch defeated Cody’s Jordan Steckler 6-4, 6-1, and will face Laramie’s Dylan Bainer in the Read More

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