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Pay-for-play? It could happen

"It's also not hard to imagine, in Riverton's case, whether the costly expense of operating a community swimming pool on the school district's dime will ...

Lady Chiefs lose in overtime to Lyman

Wyoming Indian's girls were outscored 8-1 in the extra period.

Wyoming Indian finished the 2016 portion of their season undefeated in regulation. ...

Lady Eagles top sports story of 2016

The St. Stephen's girls first-ever state basketball title headlined an exciting year in Fremont County sports.

Many accomplishments occurred across ...

Starting my 30th year at Wolverine Gym microphone

Fans of Riverton High School basketball have seen me holding a microphone at Wolverine Gym for a good long while. This season is my 30th as the RHS gym ...

Pokes beat Air Force to open MWC campaign

LARAMIE - The Wyoming Cowboys hit 14 3-pointers and held Air Force to 36 percent from the field on their way to a 84-72 victory in the Mountain West Conference ...

UW football's big challenge for '17? Consistency

The loss of all-time leading rusher Brian Hill to the NFL draft is a blow, but the Cowboys return one of the best quarterbacks in the conference, along with ...

Powerlifting 'Dr. La' is no ordinary choir conductor

Pound for pound, muscle for muscle, the strongest athlete at the University of Wyoming might not be found working out in the Rochelle Athletic Center where the ...

UW's Hill to leave for NFL draft

Despite playing just three seasons, he is UW's career leader with 4,287 rushing yards and 35 rushing touchdowns.

LARAMIE (TNS) -- University of ...

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 ...

 
 

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