Jets split games in Casper
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Jets baseball team went 1-1 Sunday afternoon in Casper, pushing their overall record to 3-1.
Sheridan easily won the first matchup against the Casper Roughnecks 16-3 in five innings thanks largely to 11 runs in the first two frames. Rich Hall had two hits and drove in seven runs, Trevor Stowe recorded three hits and five RBIs and Anthony Carlson tallied two hits and drove in three runs. Hall also pitched the full game, going four innings and allowing three hits and two earned runs.
The Jets fell in the second game 4-2 to the Cheyenne Sixers. Sheridan allowed all four runs in the sixth inning. Stowe recorded two hits at the plate and also pitched five and one-third innings, allowing two runs. Carlson recorded the team’s lone RBI.
Sheridan hosts Casper in a doubleheader Saturday beginning at 1 p.m.
Lady Eagles fourth, Eagles fifth at regionals
DAYTON — The Tongue River High School boys and girls track and field teams both finished in the top five out of eight teams over the weekend at the 2A west regional meet in Shoshoni. The Lady Eagles scored 90 points to take fourth place and the Eagles tallied 77 points to finish fifth.
Carleigh Reish led the girls team and placed second in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.87 seconds and runner-up in the 200-meter dash in 26.63 seconds. Grace Sopko placed fourth in the 100-meter dash in 13.61 seconds. The 1600-meter sprint medley relay team composed of Sopko, Izzy Carbert, Holly Hutchinson and Jane Pendergast took second with a time of 4 minutes, 47.51 seconds.
The 1600-meter relay team of Sopko, Hutchinson, Pendergast and Kalie Bocek finished third in 4:30.64.
On the boys side, Jett Walker took first in long jump with a distance of 19 feet, 8.50 inches. Cooper Vollmer won the 1600-meter run in 4:45.54 and teammate Jason Barron placed fourth with a time of 5:09.71. Vollmer also took third in high jump with a height of 5 feet, 6 inches. The 1600-meter sprint medley relay team made of Zach Cook, Eli Cummins, James McKenzie and Austin Wood took second in 4:16.03.
Tongue River competes in the state meet in Casper beginning Thursday.
Lady Panthers take eighth
CLEARMONT — The Arvada-Clearmont High School girls track and field team finished eighth at the regional meet in Sheridan. The Lady Panthers accumulated nine points, coming from two different sources.
Krista Malli scored points in multiple events Saturday. She placed seventh in the 100-meter dash with a time of 15.63 seconds, and took eighth in the 300-meter hurdles, logging a time of 1:04.62.
McKenna Auzqui represented the other scorer. After earning points Friday in shot put, she backed it up with a fifth-place finish in discus Saturday, recording a toss of 90 feet, 9 inches.
Panthers tie for eighth
CLEARMONT — For the second time in as many days, Arvada-Clearmont High School’s Torrey Veach earned points for the Panthers at the regional meet in Sheridan.
Veach finished seventh in the triple jump Saturday with a leap of 36 feet, 4.25 inches.
Veach, as the lone student-athlete for the Panthers, scored all three of his team’s points, as AC finished in a tie for eighth.