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Wolverine wrestlers open on Evanston mats

Dec 11, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Sixth-year head coach Jay Galey has 34 wrestlers on the roster.

Entering his sixth season as the Riverton High School Wolverines head wrestling ... [more]

RHS cagers host Strannigan tourney

Dec 10, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Wolverine varsity boys and girls host games Thursday through Saturday against Sheridan, Laramie and Cheyenne South.

High school basketball tips ... [more]

Nominate candidates to new RHS Hall of Fame, and we'll do the same

Dec 2, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The ballots are open for the inaugural class of the Riverton High School Hall of Fame, designed to honor standout students, athletes, coaches and staff at ... [more]

RHS Wolverine Fullerton is football Player of the Year

Nov 30, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton Wolverine senior quarterback and defensive back Brandon Fullerton has been named the Fremont County football player of the year by the sports staff of ... [more]

Coach of the Year honors to Patterson

Nov 30, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  A science teacher at Riverton High School, Patterson has coached high school sports for 23 years.

In just his second season at the helm of the ... [more]

Player of the Year honors again for RHS's Ridgway

Nov 30, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  For the second time, Kiley Ridgway, Riverton High School's middle blocker, has been named the Fremont County volleyball Player of the Year by the sports staffs ... [more]

RHS, Lander also played big game in 1963

Nov 25, 2014 - Edward Blanton, Tempe, Ariz.:  Editor:
Thanks to the newspaper for remembering the 20th anniversary of the Riverton-Lander championship football game. I am old enough to remember the other ... [more]

Five Wolverines make all-state in Class 3-A football

Nov 23, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Bo Patterson and Dietrik Becker were named the 3-A East lineman and special teams players of the year.

Riverton High football players Bo Patterson, ... [more]

Riverton's Ridgway inks for college volleyball with LCCC in Cheyenne

Nov 23, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton High School senior Kiley Ridgway has signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball next season with the Laramie County Community College ... [more]

Riverton hosts young swimmers in two-day meet at Aquatic Center

Nov 23, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Up-and-coming Riverton and Lander swimmers were on display Saturday at the Riverton Aquatic Center.
The young athletes took part in the Gizzard Blizzard swim ... [more]

Former Wolverine star now athletic director at state champ Cody

Nov 21, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Tony Hult is tasting success as the activities director at Cody High School.
The former Riverton High School athlete witnessed the Cody football team capture ... [more]

A great year-to-year turn-around for Wolverine linebacker

Nov 18, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  For one Riverton Wolverine football player, last season, which he didn't finish with his teammates, must seem like a blurry, bad dream.
This season, his ... [more]

Zebroski's astounding effort for Lander not quite enough in classic

Nov 16, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Jeremy Zebroski forever will be linked to the great Class 3-A state championship football game between his Lander Valley High School Tigers and the arch rival ... [more]

The game story: Riverton Wolverines 33, Lander Tigers 27

Nov 16, 2014 - By Chad Baldwin, Managing Editor:  Editor's note: Former Ranger managing editor Chad Baldwin covered the 1994 Class 3-A state-championship game between the Riverton Wolverines and the Lander ... [more]

Twenty years ago, Riverton nipped Lander in timeless game

Nov 16, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  Unforgettable day saw RHS prevail by razor's edge

Twenty autumns have passed since the Lander Tigers came to Riverton's Tonkin Stadium to clash with ... [more]

20 years on

Nov 14, 2014 - By Steven R. Peck:  The fabulous Riverton-Lander title game in 1994 is recalled Sunday

For once, the weather in Laramie on the first of two days of state-championship ... [more]

RHS's Muehler signs to play volleyball for CWC Rustlers

Nov 13, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton High School senior volleyball outside hitter Kenisha Muehler has signed a national junior college letter of intent to play for the Central Wyoming ... [more]

Pettit, Ridgway on Class 4-A all-state volleyball list again

Nov 13, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Riverton volleyball seniors Kiley Ridgway and Jensyn Pettit have have been named to the first-team all-state volleyball team and the first team Class 4-A West ... [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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Riverton third at volleyball regional

Nov 2, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  After falling behind 6-0, the Wolverines scores 42 unanswered points Friday at Wolverine Field.

For the first time since the 2010 season, the ... [more]

Riverton pummels Powell, advances to state semis

Nov 2, 2014 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  After falling behind 6-0, the Wolverines scores 42 unanswered points Friday at Wolverine Field.

For the first time since the 2010 season, the ... [more]

Championship season: In playoff opener, RHS shocked Star Valley

Oct 31, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  Wyoming offense hopes to carry late momentum into Fresno State/625
As the Wyoming High School football playoffs commenced in 1994, the Riverton Wolverines had ... [more]

Wolverines win regional VB opener in Green River

Oct 31, 2014 - By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer:  The Riverton Wolverines took a big step toward the Class 4-A state volleyball tournament Friday morning, starting Class 4-A West regional play in Green River ... [more]