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Wyoming looks to shore up offensive line

Apr 2, 2015 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- There aren't many in terms of numbers.
But that's not the focal point when it comes to the offensive line this spring for the University of Wyoming ... [more]

Shoshoni girls win WR track invite

Apr 2, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The host Wind River Cougars were second in both the boys and girls standings.

Shoshoni High School track and field athletes Wyatt Ramsey and ... [more]

UW opens spring drills

Apr 1, 2015 - From staff reports:  LARAMIE -- A bright, sunny sky and temperatures in the 60s welcomed the Wyoming Cowboys to the first day of spring football practice on Monday in War Memorial ... [more]

Thin RHS girls soccer team falls 6-1

Apr 1, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Nine varsity players were absent due to spring break activities.

For the first 30 minutes of the Riverton High School girls soccer game Tuesday at ... [more]

Burnett strong again for CWC cowgirls; men struggling

Apr 1, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Big-time points from cowgirl Kaylee Burnett lifted the Central Wyoming College Rustlers to a runner-up finish Sunday at a rodeo in Torrington.
Burnett won ... [more]

RHS boys get only goal, down RS 1-0

Apr 1, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  After taking a three-day weekend, Riverton hosts Worland on Tuesday.

For 68 minutes the Riverton Wolverines boys soccer team attacked the Rock ... [more]

Good showing in Cody for RHS track

Mar 31, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Wolverine boys were just two points out of the team championship.

Behind several event winners, the Riverton High School Wolverines boys and ... [more]

Legislature agrees to take a look at unequal recreation funding around the state

Mar 31, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine:  Mike Harris, Dave Flory and Rachel Ratliff were responsible for my math education in high school.
So I know that $147,096 is not equal to $645,385.
That is ... [more]

LVHS girls lead soccer games early but cannot hold advantage

Mar 29, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  In the final minute on Saturday, the Worland Warriors scored the game-winning goal to steal a 3-2 girls soccer victory over the home-standing Lander ... [more]

SHS boys first, girls second on Greybull track

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  GREYBULL -- A near-perfect opening season morning for track and field greeted athletes Saturday at the annual Bill Gerrard Memorial Track Meet in Greybull. ... [more]

RHS girls beat KW in road jamboree

Mar 29, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  After giving up four first-half goals, the Riverton Lady Wolverines opened their soccer season Friday with a 5-0 loss to the Sheridan Lady Broncs at windy ... [more]

Wolverine boys start soccer slate with four straight wins

Mar 29, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  If defense wins championships, the Riverton Wolverines boys soccer team is off to a great start.
Riverton beat Sheridan 1-0 on the road Friday, then won all ... [more]

Tigers open boys soccer season with 2-0 victory

Mar 29, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  A 2-0 victory Friday night for the Lander Tigers against Star Valley started the new soccer coaching era for Dean Schaff.
The Tigers returned home only to ... [more]

Redman is girls Coach of Year; took St. Stephen's to title game

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  St. Stephen's finished the conference season with a perfect 8-0 mark.

Mike Redman finished his fourth season as St. Stephen's girls head basketball ... [more]

Coach of Year Walker led Wind River to state crown

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  Justin Walker made the move from girls to boys basketball this season, and the results were tremendous for Wind River.
Walker coached the Cougar boys to their ... [more]

Quayle is Player of Year

Mar 29, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  When Chris Quayle stepped on the basketball court as a sophomore for his first Riverton High School boys varsity basketball game two years ago, he stood ... [more]

County Player of the Year honors for Thompson

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  It is extremely rare that a basketball player leads an entire conference in scoring, rebounds, steals and assists, but that's what Thompson did for the ... [more]

Cougars starting track season in Big Piney

Mar 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Coach Kiley Chatfield has 30 track and field athletes to juggle this spring for his Wind River track and field teams.
WRHS started the season Friday at the ... [more]

Shoshoni looks for strong track season

Mar 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Potential point scorers are found all the way through the Shoshoni High School Wranglers girls track and field lineup.
Coach Brady Slack has weapons ranging ... [more]

Four from county named Class 1-A all-state basketball

Mar 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Jaron Arthur, Kolter Leseberg, Rachelle Lynch and Camille Whiteman are listed.

Two girls and two boys from Fremont County have been named to the ... [more]

Burnett shines as spring rodeo starts for CWC

Mar 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Sophomore cowgirl Kaylee Burnett showed a sense of urgency in the rodeo arena last weekend for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers at Gillette College. ... [more]

Former Wyoming coach hired at UIC

Mar 25, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Steve McClain has 33 years of college coaching experience and spent the past five seasons on Tom Crean's staff at Indiana, helping the Hoosiers reach ... [more]

New head soccer coaches lead Lander boys and girls this year

Mar 25, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Two new Lander Valley High School Tigers soccer coaches make their debuts Friday night in Star Valley.
For the past several years, Dean Schaff was the head ... [more]

Wolverine soccer teams open Friday

Mar 25, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The boys play in Sheridan, while the girls host the same school at Wolverine Field.

With about two months left on the school calendar, the Riverton ... [more]

Riverton high jumper edges Lander foe as track season starts up

Mar 25, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Riverton Wolverine Shepp Campbell qualified for the Class 4-A state track meet in both the high jump and the triple jump Saturday in season opener at Casper. ... [more]

RHS boys basketball head coach stepping down

Mar 24, 2015 - Staff:  Riverton High School boys basketball head coach Dick Quayle has announced his resignation after four years leading the Wolverine program.
Quayle took the ... [more]

Lander wrestlers heading for Virginia tournament beginning this Friday

Mar 24, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The wrestlers have kept on practicing after the state tournament a month ago.

Four Lander Valley High School wrestlers are entered in the National ... [more]

White, Thompson league players of year

Mar 24, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Fremont County basketball players Loveeda White and Olivia Thompson were selected as Class 2-A Conference Players of the Year.
White, a senior at Wyoming ... [more]

Big soccer turnout mean opportunities, challenges for Wolverine boys team

Mar 24, 2015 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  With 54 athletes out for the boys high school soccer team this spring, what should Riverton High School do?
Celebrate.
Its likely the largest boys soccer ... [more]

Wyoming's lack of depth a key factor vs. Northern Iowa

Mar 22, 2015 - Tribune News Service:  SEATTLE - Four of its five starters played between 36 and 38 minutes, and the other played 25.
The two guys who saw the most time off the bench combined for ... [more]