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St. Stephen's boys headed to state

Feb 26, 2012 - Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  LANDER -- Lakota Oldman scored the last four points on Saturday morning against Dubois to lock up a state Class 1-A boys basketball berth for St. Stephen's in a ... [more]

Wolverines send three to state wrestling finals

Feb 26, 2012 - Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  CASPER -- Riverton High School sent a trio of wrestlers into the finals and came away with three second-place finishes Saturday at the Class 4-A state ... [more]

Wolverines surprise Evanston

Feb 26, 2012 - Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  It took extra time, but the Riverton Wolverines basketball team finished the regular season in strong style with a physical 52-46 overtime win over the ... [more]

Events Center ready for county wrestlers

Feb 23, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  RHS hopes to end a successful season at the state tournament Friday and Saturday at the Casper Events Center by winning an individual championship.
It hasn't ... [more]

Wolverine swimmers head to Class 4-A state meet

Feb 23, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Five Riverton High School boys swimmers and a diver will compete in individual events this Friday and Saturday at the Wyoming high school Class 4-A swimming ... [more]

Get ready for Wyoming's best basketball tourney

Feb 22, 2012 - By Randy Tucker Staff Writer:  Conventional wisdom has the Lovell Bulldogs favored to win both the boys and girls Class 2-A West regional basketball championships this weekend at Wolverine ... [more]

Lady Wolverines play tough but fall late to Green River

Feb 22, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  The Riverton Lady Wolverines (1-22, 0-8) played one of their best basketball games of the season Tuesday night in Wolverine Gym but fell to Green River (6-14, ... [more]

Big fourth quarter lifts Riverton boys over Green River

Feb 22, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  The end of the regular season seemingly has turned into a three-act play for the Riverton Wolverines.
Act I for Riverton (16-6, 5-4 4-A West) was Tuesday's ... [more]

Riverton downs Green River 63-45

Feb 21, 2012 - Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Kole Stewart scored 15 points to lead Riverton to an important Class 4-A West win over Green River Tuesday night in Wolverine Gym.
Complete game stats, player ... [more]

Lady Wolverines improve, but fall to Green River

Feb 21, 2012 - Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Lady Wolverines played one of their best games of the season Tuesday night in Wolverine Gym. The game was tied at 27-27 with just 6:00 to play, ... [more]

Sportsmanship -- the good, the bad, and the uncertain

Feb 21, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Station-to-station baseball.
It's what happens when a team gets a comfortable lead, the outcome of the game is not in doubt, and the leading team does its ... [more]

RHS girls get good looks but fall to Kelly Walsh

Feb 20, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  RIVERTON -- The Riverton Lady Wolverines managed only four field goals and shot just 10 percent from the field in a 49-17 Saturday home loss to the Casper Kelly ... [more]

Wolverines get late spark to beat Kelly Walsh 54-50

Feb 20, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  RIVERTON -- It took some time, almost three and a half quarters in fact, but the Riverton Wolverines got back on the winning track Saturday afternoon in ... [more]

RHS wrestlers get four West 4-A titles, claim third

Feb 20, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Four Riverton High School wrestlers captured championships Saturday at the Class 4-A West wrestling regional tournament in Evanston to help put the Wolverines ... [more]

Wolverines turnover game to Lady Fillies, lose 90-15

Feb 17, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Riverton Lady Wolverine head coach Ron Porter was concerned last weekend when his team had more turnovers than points during its games. The turnover bug hit ... [more]

Ashdown signs to play soccer for UW Cowgirls

Feb 17, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Riverton High School senior Marcia Ashdown is taking her soccer abilities to the University of Wyoming.
Ashdown signed a national letter of intent play for ... [more]

Wolverines drop key road game at NCHS

Feb 17, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  A needed win on the road against Casper Natrona didn't materialize for the Riverton Wolverine boys Thursday evening as Natrona led from start to finish and won ... [more]

Wolverines travel to Evanston for regional wrestling tourney

Feb 16, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Riverton High School has an eye on the Class 4-A West regional wrestling crown Friday and Saturday in Evanston.
The Wolverines haven't won a regional title ... [more]

Wolverines heading out of state for indoor track

Feb 15, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Seven Riverton High School indoor track athletes will be at the Simplot Games Thursday through Saturday in the indoor track complex at Idaho State University ... [more]

RHS boys, girls start hoops weekend Thursday

Feb 15, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  A schedule change will have the Riverton boys and girls basketball teams traveling a day early this week to Casper Natrona and then having a day back on the ... [more]

Lady Rustlers stay close but fall to Sheridan 68-65

Feb 13, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Four players accounted for 88 of the points scored Saturday night at Rustler Gym, but it was the inside play of Sheridan's Laura Pelse of Latvia and Fallon ... [more]

Riverton girls start well but can't stay with R.S.

Feb 13, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  The Rock Springs Lady Tigers scored the final 14 points of the second quarter and were off an running to a 64-26 win over the Riverton Lady Wolverines Saturday ... [more]

Defense gives Riverton big road win

Feb 13, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  The Riverton Wolverine boys basketball team held the Rock Springs Tigers to 22 fewer points than when they played earlier this year and cruised to a 58-38 win ... [more]

Tigers lose tight wrestling dual to cross-county Wolverines

Feb 13, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Lander Valley High seniors Dalton Marrow and Brodie Schneider picked up individual wrestling wins for the final time against Riverton on Thursday, but it ... [more]

Kelly Walsh wins regional swim; Wolverines finish in third

Feb 13, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Casper Kelly Walsh High School, under the leadership conference coach of the year Dean Hawks, outscored Gillette by 32 points to run away with the Class 4-A ... [more]

High school softball strikes out

Feb 10, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Gillette said yes. Cody said no. And now that Riverton has weighed in with its negative vote, the future of establishing high school girls softball in Wyoming ... [more]

Wolverines on road for Saturday's games with Rock Springs

Feb 10, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  It seems like the third quarter is ready to begin. The Riverton High School boys and girls basketball teams have played their pre-season and first round of ... [more]

RHS wrestlers nip Lander

Feb 10, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Riverton High School junior Dawson Steeds silenced the vocal wrestling crowd Thursday night at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse in Lander when he pinned Lander ... [more]

Wolverines host North 4-A swim

Feb 9, 2012 - By Craig Blumenshine Staff Writer:  Five teams from the Wyoming Class 4-A North swimming conference will compete at the regional swim meet this Friday and Saturday at the Riverton Aquatic ... [more]

Wolverines wrestle Lander on Thursday

Feb 8, 2012 - By Bruce Tippets Sports Editor:  Riverton High School wrestlers will be in hostile territory Thursday at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse for the annual dual vs. Lander Valley High School.
The ... [more]