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Chico has championship cross country formula locked in

Nov 12, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs cross country coach Chico Her Many Horses is probably smiling everyday he goes to work in Ethete.
Her Many Horses pushed ... [more]

CWC now 2-1 after loss to Eastern in women's play

Nov 12, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Central Wyoming College Rustlers stumbled for the first time in the women's basketball season, losing to Eastern Wyoming College 68-52 Tuesday night in ... [more]

Riverton-Cody playoff game had a definite 'Rocky' feel to it Friday night in Park County

Nov 11, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  You remember the big-screen story of the Italian Stallion, Rocky Balboa, the character played by Sylvester Stallone, as he stood, exhausted, toe-to-toe with ... [more]

Rustlers end with 1-2 record at Region IX volleyball tournament

Nov 11, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  CWC ended the year with a 22-13 overall record.

Trailing 0-2, Laramie County Community College stormed back to win three straight sets to ... [more]

In competitive state VB tourney, SHS lost two marathon matches

Nov 11, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Shoshoni High School coach Christina Mills was not at all disappointed in the performance put in by the Wranglers at the Class 2-A state volleyball tournament ... [more]

Natson leads Utah State past Wyoming, 20-3

Nov 9, 2014 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- JoJo Natson touched the ball only seven times in Utah State's victory over Wyoming on Friday night. He needed only two to decide the game.
Natson ... [more]

Rustler men win one, lose one to open home season

Nov 9, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Midway through the second half, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers outscored Colorado Northwestern Spartans 19-6 to take control of their men's basketball ... [more]

Riverton rebounds from loss to claim fourth at state VB

Nov 9, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Three Wolverine seniors have made college volleyball commitments.

The Riverton Lady Wolverines volleyball team made the most out of its consolation ... [more]

Close losses send Wrangler spikers home with 1-2 mark at state VB

Nov 9, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  For the second time in three days, the Shoshoni Wranglers lost a heartbreaking five-set volleyball match. The second one eliminated Shoshoni from the Class 2-A ... [more]

Riverton falls to Cody 42-34 in Class 3-A semifinal shootout

Nov 9, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  CODY -- The Cody Broncs exploded for 29 third-quarter points to end Riverton's high school football season 42-34 Friday night in the Class 3-A semifinals at ... [more]

Gramlich led Lander girls to solid 3-A swim season

Nov 9, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Lander Valley High School swim coach Bruce Gresly called the season put in by his standout senior Morgan Gramlich a very special one.
Gramlich capped off ... [more]

Rams smack Meeteetse, return to 6-man title game

Nov 9, 2014 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  Game time for the championship is noon Friday against Guernsey-Sunrise at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie.

DUBOIS -- There will be a new state ... [more]

UW looks to expose freshman QB for second consecutive week

Nov 7, 2014 - The Associated Press:  Inside Bulldog Stadium, allegiances shifted quickly.
Prior to Wyoming's road game at Fresno State on Saturday night, the Bulldogs' redshirt freshman ... [more]

Rustlers corralled by Northwest in Region IX v-ball; long road ahead

Nov 7, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Nationally ranked Northwest College handed the Central Wyoming College Rustlers a loss at the Region IX volleyball tournament Thursday afternoon at Casper ... [more]

Settlemire grabs third in state 50 freestyle

Nov 7, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton girls finished 10th at the state swim meet.

Gillette won its second straight Class 4-A swimming and diving championship over the ... [more]

Shoshoni, Wind River both drop state openers

Nov 7, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The losses put the Fremont County rivals into a consolation-round match against each other.

Southeast ended the Class 2-A state title hopes of the ... [more]

Riverton sweeps Gillette, stays alive at state volleyball

Nov 7, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  After losing their opening-round match at the Class 4-A state volleyball tournament Thursday, the Riverton Wolverines stormed back to sweep Gillette on Friday ... [more]

Wolverines to Cody for state semifinal

Nov 6, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Kickoff at Cody's Spike Vannoy Field is at 7 p.m. Friday.

With identical 8-1 records, the Riverton Wolverines travel to battle the Cody Broncs ... [more]

Big day for CWC to start v-ball regional

Nov 6, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Central Wyoming College Rustlers were firing on all cylinders on the volleyball court Wednesday afternoon, sweeping Sheridan College during the opening ... [more]

Rustler men open home hoops season Friday vs. Eastern Utah

Nov 6, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  CWC faces Eastern Utah at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the home opener, then hosts Colorado Northweastern in a 3 p.m. tipoff on Saturday.

One week into the ... [more]

Change of plan for CWC runner

Nov 6, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Central Wyoming College freshman Tristan Mitchell won't participate after all Saturday at the National Junior College Athletic Association Cross Country ... [more]

UW's Herndon, McManamen use redshirt year to improve

Nov 5, 2014 - The Associated Press:  LARAMIE -- Alan Herndon and Jason McManamen's offseasons have been longer than most.
Last season, they were the Cowboys you didn't see. Their work was private ... [more]

Cougars meet No. 1 seed at state

Nov 5, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  A year ago at the Class 2-A state volleyball tournament, the Wind River Lady Cougars dropped a five-set thriller to the Big Horn Rams.
At 6 p.m. Thursday, ... [more]

CWC women 2-0 in Casper tournament

Nov 5, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Two victories last weekend was a big momentum start to the 2014-15 Central Wyoming College Rustlers women's basketball season.
In the season opener, CWC ... [more]

Shoshoni opens 2-A state v-ball Thursday against Southeast

Nov 5, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Serving and passing are two important areas for the Shoshoni High School Wranglers if the team is going to contend for the Class 2-A state volleyball ... [more]

Wolverine spikers set for 4-A state first-rounder vs. Central

Nov 5, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Just three wins now separate the Riverton Lady Wolverines and seven other qualifying schools from a state volleyball championship as the Class 4-A state ... [more]

Football Saturday in Fargo must be seen to be believed

Nov 4, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Walking into the North Dakota State University football office inside the Fargodome, one can't help but notice the three FCS national championship football ... [more]

Pettit inks volleyball agreement with CWC

Nov 4, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Jensyn Pettit has set the bar high for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers 2015 recruiting class after signing a national letter of intent Monday morning at ... [more]

Rustler VB opens regional Wednesday

Nov 4, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  CWC plays Sheridan College at 2 p.m. at Casper College.

Sheridan College and the Central Wyoming College Rustlers split their Region IX regular ... [more]

SHS football season ends with 28-0 loss to Lingle in playoffs

Nov 2, 2014 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  It was a frustrating outing for the Shoshoni Wranglers against Lingle-Fort Laramie in opening-round Class 1-A football playoff action Friday night in Goshen ... [more]