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Eagles ruin roundball homecoming

St. Stephen's girls prevailed over a combined Fort Washakie/Arapahoe club.


High school basketball has returned to Arapahoe after a seven-year ...

Jordan Rohan led Central Wyoming with 24 points off the bench in a victory over visiting Eastern Wyoming.

Jordan Rohan wasn't in the starting lineup ...

'Wolverine' hits the mats again

The iconic character will be brought back to life in honor of a former RHS wrestler.

Christopher Brooks Apadaca wrestled for the Wolverines of ...

The defending state champions dropped a pair of games on Saturday and Sunday to visiting Sheridan.

The Riverton River Rats opened the home portion ...

New rules make women's college hoops more lively

Perhaps the men can learn from the women.
For years, college basketball has had a unique difference from the sport played at other levels.
It's a game which ...

Marcus Nolan led four Central players in double-figures.


Marcus Nolan scored 28 points to lead the Central Wyoming College men's basketball team ...

Riverton River Rats hockey player Leo Riley took a shot on goal as Orion Merly played defense during a drill at practice on Tuesday. Devon Harper was in the ...

A bright year in county sports

2015 was indeed a momentous year in Fremont County sports.
I didn't arrive until mid-July, but even what I've seen in only six months has been interesting, ...

Cougars headline top 10 Fremont county sports stories of the year

In a remarkable year for Fremont County sports, the Wind River boys basketball squad won the Class 2-A state championship.

During 2015, many ...

Riverton River Rats hockey midget team (high school, 18 and under) will hold their home opener against the Sheridan Hawks on Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Riverton ...

Blades of glory shine bright, at least in memory

The new ice rink at Tonkin Stadium in Riverton has at last "taken," what with Arctic frost having descended on the area with extreme prejudice, and the first ...

Pokes set to face SDSU Wednesday

LARAMIE - The University of Wyoming men's basketball team opens conference play at San Diego State on Wednesday in what is a rematch of last season's Mountain ...

Empty ballpark rings hollow at year's end

In late April of this year, the Baltimore Orioles played to an empty stadium against the Chicago White Sox after unrest in the city led the team to close the ...

Fisher sets RHS school swim record

The 100-yard butterfly mark had stood since 2004.

Travis Fisher, senior swimmer for the Riverton Wolverines boys swim team, set a school record ...

What happened to the human element in sport?

Let me get this straight.
Players make mistakes all the time -- physical and mental -- during the course of the games we all hold so dear to our hearts, with ...

Riverton High School wrestler Wyatt Wichelhaus competed in the Battle in the Big Horns in Worland on Dec. 19. The RHS wrestlers have their first home meet on ...

Fish derby this week

An ice fishing derby at Bull Lake is planned for the New Year's weekend.
Fishing permits can be picked up at the Eastern Shoshone Fish office and Game or ...

Sports provides a family far from home at Christmas

It's only the second occasion in my 45 years on God's green earth when I won't be in a place called California for Christmas.
Even when I was stationed in ...

BSU pounds Northern Illinois, 55-7

SAN DIEGO (TNS) -- It took all of three plays and 58 seconds on a cloudy Wednesday afternoon for Boise State to prove that its trip to San Diego was for ...

The Riverton High School volleyball standout signed a national letter of intent Wednesday.

Brooklenn Thompson has grown up with Central Wyoming ...

 
 

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