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A series of unfortunate events

By |Dec. 28, 2018|

In my mind, a series of unfortunate events sounds something like a black cat on Friday the 13th walking under a ladder that’ll soon fall over breaking a mirror on its way down.

Playing the what-if game

By |Dec. 24, 2018|

A couple things happened this week that had me dreaming and pondering, ‘What could the University of Wyoming’s basketball team have looked like if a few dominos had fallen the other way?’

Mountain West bowl outlook

By |Dec. 14, 2018|

In 2002, ESPN created the Bowl Challenge Cup as a way to determine what FBS conference had the best combined postseason record each and every season.

Thankful for another memorable UW team

By |Dec. 7, 2018|

It’s a little past Thanksgiving, but with the University of Wyoming football team’s season coming to an unceremonious end — the Pokes weren’t invited to a bowl game despite boasting a better resume than a handful of other teams that did receive an invite — I felt it was time to remember and give thanks to this year’s team.

Snubbed from bowling

By |Nov. 30, 2018|

Recent reports have leaked that the University of Wyoming likely won’t play in a bowl game this year.

Not a good start at all

By |Nov. 9, 2018|

Could Wyoming have drawn up a more disappointing way to open the 2018-19 basketball season? The Pokes dropped a 76-66 decision in Laramie Tuesday to the University of California at Santa Barbara.

A quarterback quandary

By |Oct. 26, 2018|

Incomplete pass, incomplete pass, incomplete pass, incomplete pass — 4-and-out, end of drive, end of game, another loss.

Thanks, Sheridan

By |Aug. 22, 2018|

A little more than four years ago, I hit a crossroads in my career. I wasn’t far removed from an extensive batch of layoffs at [...]

Too classy for my taste

By |Aug. 15, 2018|

Wyoming is a bit too classy. Let me rephrase that: Wyoming high school football is too classy. Wyoming currently has 65 teams making up five [...]

New faces, same Broncs

By |Aug. 8, 2018|

As I stood chatting with new Sheridan High School head football coach Jeff Mowry during a media day event Tuesday morning, I admittedly needed his [...]

Pick up the pace

By |Aug. 1, 2018|

Basketball has a speed issue. No, players aren’t failing drug tests on a regular basis. Let me clarify. Basketball has a problem with its pace [...]

Lots of local love

By |Jul. 11, 2018|

Are you ready to get Wyo’d? Youngsters flung boots across Whitney Commons last night, marking the beginning of a crazy, exciting week of rodeo in [...]

Cowboy tough

By |Jun. 20, 2018|

Chance Ames had less than two months to mentally prepare for his first ever College National Finals. But the young Sheridan College General was wise [...]

Hockey guys

By |Jun. 6, 2018|

Disclaimer: I’m not a hockey guy. Zane Garstad and Kirk Viren? Hockey guys. And those two hockey guys sat me down and taught me a [...]

Shining bright

By |May. 30, 2018|

Kelly Moodry stood in darkness on the track around Homer Scott Field Tuesday night. It was pushing 11 p.m. It had been some time since [...]

SC’s super season

By |May. 16, 2018|

Among the 300 or so graduates walking across the stage at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome Saturday were a couple handfuls of Sheridan College student-athletes. [...]

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