Sheridan volleyball falls in five sets

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan High School volleyball team lost in five sets at home Friday against Natrona County. It was the first conference game for the Lady Broncs, who fell to 4-8 overall.

Sheridan took the first set 25-20, but the Lady Mustangs recovered to win the next two sets 25-23 and 25-19. The Lady Broncs refused to go down easy, winning the fourth set 25-19 before dropping the final set 15-3.

Sheridan travels to Thunder Basin next Friday.


Lady Generals volleyball victorious

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College volleyball team swept Miles Community College Friday night, improving its overall record to 4-4. The Lady Generals convincingly won the first two sets 25-18, 25-11 before hanging on in the third set 25-23.

Jody Gallagher had nine kills and four blocks for Sheridan, while Darcie Kaiser tallied six kills and five aces.

Sheridan takes on Northeastern Junior College next Thursday at 7 p.m.


Lady Rams advance to winner’s bracket

BIG HORN — The Big Horn High School volleyball team finished in the top two in its pool Friday at the Big Horn Invitational, advancing to the maroon winner’s bracket Saturday. Every game Friday entailed two sets and Big Horn won five of its six sets. The Lady Rams swept Moorcroft in the opening matchup 26-24, 25-16. Big Horn split its two sets against Southeast but recovered nicely to defeat Shoshoni 25-15, 25-14.

Head coach Katie Stewart said the day went pretty well overall. Her young team was disappointed after dropping a set to Southeast, but Stewart was proud of the excellent effort against Shoshoni.

The tournament continues Saturday morning.


Tongue River volleyball
competes in Big Horn

DAYTON — The Tongue River High School volleyball team struggled in pool play Friday at the Big Horn Invitational, losing five of six sets.

The Lady Eagles will now compete in the gold bracket, as they were not one of the top two teams in their pool.

Every game Friday entailed two sets. Tongue River tied Kaycee, winning the first set 25-23 before dropping the second set 12-25. The Lady Eagles were swept by Glenrock 25-16, 25-19 and Pine Bluffs 25-14, 25-12.

The tournament continues Saturday morning.