12 local athletes earn medals at Big Sky State Games

12 local athletes earn medals at Big Sky State Games

SHERIDAN — Twelve Sheridan athletes traveled to Billings, Montana, over the weekend to compete in the Big Sky State Games, and all 12 of them came home with at least one medal.

The Big Sky State Games is an amateur sports festival in Montana that features athletes from Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, South Dakota and North Dakota. The event features the sports of the Olympic and Pan-American Games as well as an occasional few others.

Below are the results of Sheridan’s Big Sky State Games athletes.



Robert Morton – Gold, Boys 12 Singles

Robert Faurot – Gold, Men’s 65 Singles

Robert Faurot & Delece Faurot – Gold, Combined Mixed 7.0 Doubles

Equestrian Pony Show

Lainey Konetzki – Gold, English Equitation 12 & Under; Gold, English Pleasure Class 12 & Under; Gold, Western Pleasure 12 & Under; Gold, Western Equitation 12 & Under; Gold, Trail Classes 12 & Under; Bronze, Showmanship Classes 12 & Under


Arlie Johnson – Gold, Singles Open C; Gold, Doubles Open A (Hubert Townsend)

Table Tennis

Decker Trahan – Silver, 16 & Under

Rod Trahan – Gold, Open A; Gold, 40 & Older; Silver, Open Doubles (Art Fust)

Track & Field

Katie Campbell – Gold, Adult Long Jump; 14’10.5”; Gold, Adult Triple Jump; 32’6”

Aaron Campbell – Gold, Adult High Jump; 6’2”; Bronze, Adult 400 Meters; 54.78

Road Race

Katy Hayworth – Bronze, Female 13-14 5K; 26:15.66

Paul Phillips – Gold, Male 35-39 5K; 22:09.73

Matthew Hayworth – Gold, Male 40-44 Half Marathon; 37:31.20


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