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Fisher's fourth place is top finish for Riverton at 4-A state swim meet

Mar 3, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton Wolverine junior swimmer Travis Fisher lowered his school record in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 54.65 and finished fourth at the Wyoming ... [more]

Bad end to regular season for Riverton boys vs. Evanston

Feb 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Evanston tightened up the Class 4-A West conference boys basketball standings Thursday night in a 56-41 victory vs. the Riverton Wolverines.
The game ... [more]

Wolverine girls end conference year in 50-45 win

Feb 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Three Riverton High School Wolverines landed in doubles figures Thursday night to secure a 50-45 girls basketball victory over the Evanston Lady Red Devils at ... [more]

Six Wolverines seeded at 4-A state wrestling

Feb 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The two-day tournament starts Friday at the Casper Events Center.

Four months of grueling workouts and competition for the Riverton Wolverines ... [more]

Wolverine high jumper leaps to medal in Idaho

Feb 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Shepp Campbell from the Riverton Wolverines cleared 5 feet 11 inches indoors to place 11th in the high jump at the annual Simplot Games in Pocatello, Idaho. ... [more]

RHS swimmers head to state meet in Gillette

Feb 25, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Junior Travis Fisher in swimming and senior Justyn Root in diving will be Riverton's only representatives in individual events at the upcoming Wyoming High ... [more]

Wolverines ending hoops regular season Thursday against Evanston at home

Feb 25, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Wolverine girls and boys basketball teams will complete their regular season schedules at home Thursday in Wolverine Gym against teams from ... [more]

Prosser takes West wrestling title at 182 for Wolverines; three others second

Feb 24, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Reece Prosser went 3-0 on his way to the individual Class 4-A West regional wrestling title at 182 pounds for the Riverton Wolverines in Rock Springs. ... [more]

Turnovers costly for RHS girls in losses

Feb 22, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Wolverine girls basketball team lost to Class 4-A West conference-leading Casper Natrona 55-32 on Friday night but came closer to a win on ... [more]

Wolverines topple league-leading NC, edged by KW

Feb 22, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton, 6-3 in the Class 4-A West, has one more regular season game to play, this Thursday's home battle against the Evanston Red Devils.

After ... [more]

Campbell makes high jump finals in Simplot Games

Feb 20, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Riverton High School senior Shepp Campbell cleared 5-11 in the high jump Friday morning at the annual Simplot Games at Idaho State University's Holt Arena in ... [more]

Senior night Friday for RHS girls; Casper teams come to town

Feb 19, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton High School boys and girls basketball teams host one last weekend of home basketball as the Casper Natrona and Kelly Walsh high school teams pay a ... [more]

Wolverines head to Rock Springs for mat regional

Feb 19, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  State Class 4-A wrestling spots are up for grabs Friday and Saturday for the Riverton High School Wolverines at the Class 4-A West regional tournament in Rock ... [more]

Patterson to extend football career at South Dakota State

Feb 18, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton High football player Bo Patterson, the Class 3-A East lineman of the year and a first team Class 3-A all-state selection, has signed a national letter ... [more]

Fisher swims to 4-A conference title

Feb 18, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton junior broke his school record in the process.

Riverton Wolverine junior swimmer Travis Fisher claimed the Class 4-A West conference ... [more]

Past RHS star Jacobson has good start toward basketball coaching career

Feb 17, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton's Jeri Jacobson's main goal is to be a head college basketball coach.
She is well on her way.
At age 25, she is the director of basketball ... [more]

RHS boys manage overtime win over Rock Springs, whip Green River 62-35

Feb 15, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Chris Quayle drained a long 3-point shot from well beyond the top of the key as time expired in regulation, enabling the Riverton Wolverines basketball team to ... [more]

Two West 4-A wins by RHS girls

Feb 15, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Lady Wolverines took momentum from a strong second half and a home victory over Green River 61-52 on Friday to claw the Rock Sprigs Lady Tigers ... [more]

After beating Lander, RHS wrestlers down Kelly Walsh

Feb 15, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Despite being a little fatigued from a hectic stretch of wrestling, the Riverton High School Wolverines edged Casper Kelly Walsh 42-36 Friday night at Tonkin ... [more]

Wolverine wrestlers nip Lander in 39-37 classic

Feb 13, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Riverton needed a pin in the final two matches, and Reece Prosser and Matthew Reinig delivered.

Reece Prosser and Matthew Reinig produced ... [more]

After weeks away from home, Wolverines host Green River on Friday

Feb 12, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  If both the Riverton Wolverine boys and girls basketball teams want to make statements about how the rest of their year might play out in Class 4-A basketball, ... [more]

Wolverine swimmers to regional this weekend

Feb 11, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Minus its top swimmer, the Riverton Wolverine boys swim team traveled to Sheridan for a set of dual meets last Friday and then to Gillette for a large ... [more]

Settlemire's triple jump nets fifth for RHS indoors

Feb 11, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Gavin Settlemire provided a solid highlight for the Riverton High School Wolverines indoor track and field meet, placing fifth in the triple jump at the Utah ... [more]

Thon tourney delivered a great two days of wrestling

Feb 11, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Once again, the Ron Thon Memorial Wrestling Invitational tournament was a smashing success at Wolverine Gym.
Wrestling started Friday morning and didn't ... [more]

Jackson's 10 3-pointers sink Riverton boys

Feb 8, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  After earning a key Class 4-A West victory over Evanston on Thursday, the Riverton Wolverines basketball team couldn't string two solid games together and fell ... [more]

Strong road victory for RHS girls over Jackson

Feb 8, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The win pushes Riverton's overall record to 8-8 overall and still 2-3 with five league games left to play this season.

The Riverton Lady Wolverines ... [more]

RHS's Prosser edged 1-0 for 182-pound medal

Feb 8, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni Wranglers put three wrestlers on the podium at the Ron Thon tournament.

Riverton High School senior Reece Prosser battled to a ... [more]

Laramie grapplers best RHS 41-30

Feb 6, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Laramie recorded three straight pins to open Thursday's non-conference wrestling dual against Riverton to pave its way to a 41-30 win at Wolverine Gym. ... [more]

Wolverine girls ride big second quarter to victory

Feb 6, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton Lady Wolverine basketball coach Ron Porter calls the Evanston High School Gym, "a tough place to play." But on Thursday night, his Lady Wolverines ... [more]

Boys whip Evanston 62-44; key 4-A West conference road win

Feb 6, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Wolverines boys basketball team blew away the Evanston Red Devils 62-44 on the road Thursday night to gain an important conference road ... [more]