A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Ranger Sports

A hot-shooting performance from beyond the arc carried the Central Wyoming College men's basketball team to a stunning 88-80 upset victory Friday against the ...

RHS boys winless in Cheyenne tournament

CHEYENNE -- The Riverton Wolverines boys dropped their final two games in the McDonald's Basketball Tournament in Cheyenne to Laramie 50-38 on Friday and to ...

Woodward paces Cowgirls in league win

Behind a season-high 24 points from senior Kayla Woodward, the Wyoming women's basketball team (7-7 overall, 2-2 MW) earned its first conference road win, ...

Nance fine after scare on surgically repaired knee

LARAMIE -- Wyoming forward Larry Nance Jr. says his surgically repaired right knee is fine and plans to play Saturday against Boise State.
Nance said some scar ...

Riverton faces Gillette on the ice

The heart of the Riverton River Rats hockey schedule picks up this weekend with a pair of games against the Gillette Wild.
The River Rats (2-0), a high ...

Riverton girls battle in loss to Cheyenne East

CHEYENNE -- Playing without its head coach, the Riverton girls basketball team fell to a talented Cheyenne East Thunderbird squad 54-23 in the first day of play ...

RHS wrestlers fall to Casper Natrona

Despite falling 43-26 Thursday to Casper Natrona in a Class 4-A conference wrestling dual, the Riverton Wolverines provided steps in the right direction.
The ...

Coach Pat Rafferty was quick to say Wednesday that the intensity meter will triple from preseason play when the Central Wyoming College Rustlers open Region IX ...

CHEYENNE --Two free throws by sophomore Easton Paxton with 3:24 remaining in the game Thursday gave the Riverton Wolverines a five-point lead, but it wasn't ...

Cowgirls fall to Rams

The Wyoming women's basketball team (6-7 overall, 1-2 MW) dropped a heartbreaker 58-55 against the Colorado State Rams (10-4 overall, 2-1 MW) on Wednesday ...

Cowboys break road drought with thrilling win at CSU

Senior forward Larry Nance Jr. finished with a team-high 15 points, but it was redshirt sophomore guard Jason McManamen's three with 20 seconds left that gave ...

Ten teams are slated to do battle on the wrestling mats Saturday during the annual Zach Parrish Memorial Duals at Shoshoni High School.
Teams in the ...

Riverton Wolverines coach Jay Galey is hoping a conference dual at Casper Natrona will give his team a spark needed for the rest of the season.
The ...

Key game Wednesday for Pokes at CSU

LARAMIE --The Border War is always important, but Wednesday's may be a little extra special, as the Mountain West showdown features two squads with ...

Tigers to play at Big Horn Basin tournament Friday and Saturday

For the first time this boys basketball season, the Lander Valley High School Tigers are preparing to play away from Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse.
The LVHS ...

Shoshoni girls look forward to two battles with area rivals

Two Fremont County rival girls basketball games open January for the Shoshoni Wranglers.
The Wranglers (3-5) travel to Wind River (0-8) Friday for a contest ...

Three-day tourney begins 2015 chapter of RHS basketball

The Riverton basketball teams begin the 2015 portion of their athletic campaign with a tournament Thursday through Saturday in Cheyenne.
The Wolverine boys ...

Lots to look forward to in new sports year

A flip of the calendar to a new year makes us full of anticipation. In the local sports world, a quick look back at last year may provide a road map to what ...

Fifth-ranked Lander wrestlers face road dual, Utah tourney

A month into the season, the Lander Valley High School Tigers are ranked No. 5 in the state in Class 3-A wrestling.
The Powell Panthers have climbed into the ...

Griffin Leemon and Tucker Russell have posted some blazing swim times for the Lander Valley High School Tigers in the Class 3-A division.
In the 50-yard ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

© 2015 Riverton Ranger, Inc.