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Broncs dominate Laramie on the road

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School boys basketball team went on the road Saturday and dominated Laramie 79-51. The win improved the Broncs to 16-1 on the season.

Gus Wright led a balanced scoring attack for Sheridan with 19 points. Sam Lecholat tallied 15 points, while Tristan Bower and Parker Christensen chipped in 13 points apiece.

The Broncs built a double digit, 18-8, lead at the end of the first quarter and blew the game open with a 21-point second quarter that put Sheridan ahead 39-20. The Broncs poured in 25 points during the third quarter en route to another comfortable victory.

Sheridan delves back into quadrant play, where it’s 3-0 this season, Friday at Campbell County.


Sheridan drops game in Laramie

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School girls basketball team couldn’t sustain its momentum from a win over Cheyenne South Friday and fell at Laramie 46-36 Saturday. The loss dropped the Lady Broncs to 2-15 on the season.

Katie Ligocki paced Sheridan with 16 points, and Annie Mitzel added nine.

The Lady Plainsmen led 17-8 after the first eight minutes and extended that advantage to 27-14 at halftime. Laramie pushed its lead out to 38-23 ahead of the fourth quarter.

Sheridan will look for its first quadrant win (0-3) of the season Friday at Campbell County.


Sheridan competes in Casper

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School indoor track and field team competed in the Mustang-Fillies Invite in Casper Saturday. The Broncs won the meet accumulating 122 team points, and the Lady Broncs took fifth with 70 points.

Cody Milmine won the 55-meter dash with a time of 6.54 seconds, and he took second in 200-meter dash with a time of 23.10 seconds. Alec Riegert also boasted a first-place finish in the 55-meter hurdles, clocking in at 7.91.

David Standish crossed second in 1,600-meter run, recording a time of 4:42.26, and Tim Brown was right behind him in third, logging a a time of 4:46.54. Wyatt Shaw placed third in 800-meter run with a time of 2:05.99.

Ryan Karajanis led the Broncs in the field events, taking second in pole vault by clearing 13 feet, 2 inches. Matt Legler placed third with mark of 12-8. Marc Wodahl placed second in triple jump with a leap of 40-06.75, and Gaige Vielhauer registered a third-place finish in shot put with a toss of 49-10.

The Lady Broncs were led by their 1,600-meter sprint relay team — of Addy Bolton, Madyson Godwin Piper O’Dell and Piper Carrol — which took first with a time of 4:24.28. Piper Carroll added a second-place finish in the 400-meter dash, clocking in at 1:02.29.

Taemalle Lawson crossed third in 55-meter dash with a time of 7.55, and also took third in 200-meter dash with a time of 27.28.

Josie Fettig led the charge in the field, claiming first in the high jump, clearing 5-0 and Godwin placed third with a mark of 4-10. Samie Philips took third in shot put with a mark of 33-09.

Liam Greenelsh led Big Horn High School, placing third in the triple jump with a leap of 21-2. Carley Motsick paced the Lady Rams, taking eighth clearing 4-6.

Cooper Vollmer led Tongue River High School, finishing sixth in high jump with a leap of 5-8. He also placed ninth in 1,600-meter run with a time of 5:02.08. Jane Pendergast crossed 15th in 400-meter dash with a time of 1:10.07 to lead the Lady Eagles.


Lady Panthers remain unbeaten

CLEARMONT — The Arvada-Clearmont High School girls basketball team stayed perfect in conference play with a 51-27 victory at Hulett. The win improved the Lady Panthers to 14-5 on the season and 7-0 in conference play.

Kristin Klaahsen led AC with 19 points, and Krista Malli added 10 points.

The Lady Panthers return home and host Kaycee Friday.


Rams take down Sundance to stay unbeaten in quadrant

BIG HORN — The Big Horn High School basketball team took care of business with a 55-34 win Saturday at home against Sundance. The third-ranked Rams are now 5-0 in quadrant competition.

Big Horn led 26-16 at halftime and gradually increased its lead for the comfortable win. Kade VanDyken led the Rams with 17 points and Quinn McCafferty added 12 points.

Big Horn hosts Wright Friday at 7 p.m.


Lady Rams use second-half defense in victory over Sundance

BIG HORN — The Big Horn High School girls basketball team picked up a 49-35 victory Saturday at home against Sundance. The No. 5 Lady Rams are now 4-1 in quadrant competition.

Big Horn led 25-22 at halftime and used an excellent defensive effort in the fourth quarter to come away with the double-digit victory, outscoring Sundance 10-2 in the final eight minutes. Jordan Frank scored a game-high 15 points and Courtney Wallach added 14 points for the Lady Rams.

Big Horn hosts Wright Friday at 5:30 p.m.


Breen wins conference wrestling tournament

DAYTON — The Tongue River High School wrestling team competed in the Powder River Conference duals over the weekend in Sundance. Final results were not available, but Tongue River’s Kyle Breen won the 152-pound weight class.

TR competes at regionals in Wright Friday and Saturday.

By |Feb. 11, 2019|

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