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Olympic interest boosts local involvement in youth swimming

When Katie Ledecky won four gold medals at the Rio Olympics, it was widely noted how the ...

Gentry finishes UW career with big numbers

SAN DIEGO -- Tanner Gentry's final college football game was memorable -- just not how he wanted to remember it.
The University of Wyoming senior wide ...

Class 4-A powerhouse boys swim teams from Gillette and Laramie were the only teams which battled the weather and swam with Riverton in the boys pre-invite meet ...

Cowboys edged 24-21 by BYU in bowl

A late Wyoming comeback wasn't enough Wednesday night in San Diego

SAN DIEGO - All this year, the Wyoming Cowboys have lived a dream of a ...

Starting BYU quarterback won't play against Cowboys in bowl game

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The BYU Cougars and Wyoming Cowboys had to come to San Diego to renew a rivalry that dates to 1922.
The Cougars (8-4) play Wyoming (8-5) in ...

St. Stephen's girls meet marquee opponents in Lingle tournament

The Eagles beat this year's top-ranked team and were edged by last year's Class 1-A state runner-up.

It was a challenging Lingle-Fort Laramie ...

Six RHS wrestlers advanced to the "best of the best" bracket at the big meet in Worland.

Riverton had a stellar weekend of wrestling, winning the ...

When the Wyoming Cowboys take the field Wednesday against the Brigham Young Cougars it will be the 14thtime the Pokes have played in a postseason bowl game ...

The Riverton Middle School seventh-grade boys basketball grade rolled to the Yellowstone Conference championship on a 10-game win streak, with seven of those ...

Star UW ball carrier has close ties to mom

Wyoming's all-time leading ground gainer enters Wednesday's Poinsettia Bowl game in San Diego as the fourth-leading rusher in the nation this ...

Cowboys' lineman thrives despite injury

LARAMIE (AP) -- Before the Mountain West Football Championship Game, Wyoming head coach Craig Bohl described Sidney Malauulu as "functional" with a foot ...

Lady Chiefs enjoy unexpected weekend with three victories

Wyoming Indian and Wind River joined Shoshoni and Dubois at the Wrangler Invitational after weather cancelled the Big Horn Classic.

The Wyoming ...

Lady Blue loses to Chiefs, 63-46

Twelve points each by Shoshoni's Tammy Maddock and Gheniece Medicine Cloud were countered by Amryn Brown's 21 for Wyoming Indian.

Shoshoni couldn't ...

Cougars come back to beat rival Chiefs

Jayin Trumbell led Wind River with 31 points, while Jarrick Trumbell added 27 in a come-from-behind win over Wyoming Indian.

"This town ain't big ...

Lander's Antonio Cuando and Darwin St. Clair scored 20 and 18 points, respectively, in a victory over the Trailblazers at the Lander ...

Close, but no cigar for Lady Wolverines

Riverton's girls dropped to 0-7 on the new season after a lost weekend at the Douglas Classic.

The Riverton Lady Wolverine girls basketball team ...

Riverton also beat Thermopolis and Wheatland at the Lander Classic to improve to 7-0 on the season.

After seven games this season, the top-ranked ...

Lady Tigers beat Bobcats at Douglas tourney, 55-29

Conner LeBeau led Lander with 14 points in a victory over Thermopolis at the Douglas Classic.

Conner LeBeau was on a mission for the Lady Tigers of ...

Kissing crazy cold goodbye for a week

On my way to work on Saturday afternoon, I glanced skyward and happen to notice a small flock of birds heading south over Main Street in Riverton and all I ...

Wranglers defeat Chiefs with last-second shot

Gary Medicine Cloud led Shoshoni with 25 points against Wyoming Indian.

Everyone in the gym knew who would take the final shot. With the score tied ...

 
 

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