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Phillies and Rockies to clash for Babe Ruth title

Early leads by the Phillies and the Rockies paved the way for Riverton Babe Ruth baseball semifinal victories Wednesday night.
The Phillies downed the Giants ...

Four-game homestand this week for Raiders

It begins with a doubleheader Thursday against Green River.

After losing four games at the Powell tournament, the Riverton Raiders will host four ...

The Braves and the Orioles locked up spots in the Riverton Little League major division baseball championship with victories on Monday night.
In one of the ...

Sara Bowman defeated Sydney Gunn on the second playoff hole Sunday to win the 92nd Wyoming women's amateur title.
Bowman is from Sheridan. Gunn will be a ...

Early commitment to one sport short-changes kids

Bouncing off the train and walking into Target Field in Minneapolis on Saturday, the two brothers in front of us wore jerseys of their baseball heroes.
One ...

Burnett ninth, Krassin 12th on final CNFR list

Kaylee Burnett finished ninth in the goat tying standings for Central Wyoming College in the finals of the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper. ...

Pokes set to air on ROOT SPORTS this fall

The Mountain West Conference and ROOT SPORTS announced Thursday that eight Mountain West games will be televised by ROOT Sports during the 2014 college ...

CWC cowgirl, Lander native advance to finals at CNFR

Kaylee Burnett was fifth going into the finals in goat tying; Riley Krassin was placed 11th in steer wrestling in Casper.

Kaylee Burnett and Riley ...

Braves edge Rockies for perfect season

The team is the No. 1 seed in the annual Little League postseason tournament.

The Braves of the Riverton Little League major division won the regular ...

LVHS hires Rounds as new head football coach

John Rounds has been hired to replace Doug Hughes as the head football coach for the Lander Valley High School Tigers.
Hughes has stepped into the LVHS ...

Berg named Golf Coach of the Year

Terry Berg was shocked.
The longtime Lander Valley High School golf coach said he couldn't believe it when he was named the National High School Athletic ...

CWC cowgirl climbs to fourth in goat tying at CNFR

Central Wyoming College cowgirl Kaylee Burnett has skyrocketed into fourth in goat tying at the College National Finals Rodeo.
Burnett put down a time of 6.6 ...

Slam-N-Jam off to Florida for national tourney

Slam-N-Jam, a Riverton AAU volleyball team, is ready for a new experience.
The journey from Riverton started Thursday morning when the team's players and ...

When you're on dialysis, you really appreciate having sports on TV

In a span of a couple of months, I have gone from thinking being on kidney dialysis would be the worst thing possible to accepting that the treatments I get ...

State women's amateur this weekend at RCC course

The top female golfers in the state compete Friday through Sunday in the 92nd Women's Amateur Championship in Riverton.
The 54-hole tournament is set for the ...

Raiders capture nightcap on road vs. Rock Springs

The split puts Riverton at 9-9 overall. The Raiders are 3-1 in their conference.

Steven Reinig and Brayden Draper kept Rock Springs in check in the ...

Riding for Casper College, Lander's Krassin second at CNFR

Riley Krassin now must play the waiting game at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper.
Krassin, a Casper College standout from Lander, is second in the ...

Emotions ran high as the Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch team won its home softball tournament Sunday in the Under-18 division.
After losing to the Rock ...

Raiders chalk up two wins at GR tournament

A three-day American Legion baseball tournament in Green River resulted in a 2-3 record for the Riverton Raiders.
The Raiders fell to the Evanston Outlaws ...

Bill Briggs: The man who skied down the Grand

He's called the father of extreme skiing and America's most influential ski mountaineer.
Forty-three years ago this past Sunday, Jackson's Bill Briggs hiked ...

 
 

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