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HS rodeo season set for state finals

Fremont County cowgirls placed high in the breakaway roping event last weekend at the Douglas rodeo.
On Saturday, Kinnear's Deni Lou Nicholls finished second ...

Lander's Meeks named top upperclassman in 3-A soccer

Taylor Meeks capped off her girls soccer career for the Lander Tigers by winning the Wyoming Class 3-A Upperclassmen of the Year award.
Meeks has been a ...

Leadbetter logged a million miles behind bus wheel for the Riverton Wolverines and Casper

Tucked away in last week's Ranger summary of the Riverton school board's proceedings was a simple note that said bus driver Cary Leadbetter had retired.
After ...

Long day for Riverton teen at U.S. Open golf qualifier

Riverton High School sophomore Easton Paxton saw his bid for a U.S. Open slot come to a close in a sectional qualifier at Creswell, Ore., on Monday.
The ...

Pokes keep on running in big meet

After entering the day with several athletes in promising positions, the University of Wyoming track and field team's struggled during Friday's events at the ...

State track brings out best as high school athletes hit end of season or careers

The final two weekends of the prep sports season are among the best we can offer to student athletes in Wyoming. Regional and state track meets are the best ...

Lookingbill second on board with new CWC cross country program

PAVILLION -- Dylan Lookingbill never ran a high school cross country race.
The 2014 Wind River High School graduate plans to change that next fall for the ...

Top honors for Tiger soccer stars

Kyle Leemon and Daniel Bolding were part of a powerful scoring machine for the Lander Tigers this spring on the soccer field, and each is taking home a top ...

Raiders sweep Rawlins, Lovell on home diamond

Four victories in a span of two days started the Riverton Raiders home American Legion baseball season at Roy Peck Field.
The Raiders swept two from the ...

Wyoming athletes running at nationals

Harry Fisher was the University of Wyoming track and field team's highlight during Thursday's opening action of the NCAA West Preliminary. The graduate student ...

Nicholls gets breakaway roping title in busy rodeo weekend for high schoolers

Fremont County's cowboys and cowgirls had an action-packed weekend, with three different rodeos in three days.
The first stop was Saturday, May. 24, in ...

No surprise -- most county Students of the Year are sports competitors as well

Take one look at The Ranger Students of the Year. Athletes dominate the list.
Sterling Baker (Dubois), Casey Winger (Lander Valley High School), Charles ...

Home opener Friday night for Raiders

The Riverton Raiders dive into the meat of their American Legion baseball schedule with their home opener Friday night vs. the Lovell Bulldogs.
The first ...

Cougar star Arrington to play college hoops at Western Wyoming

PAVILLION -- Macayla Arrington continued a family tradition Wednesday afternoon. signing a national letter of intent to play basketball this winter at Western ...

White, Ogg first-team all-state

Tristan White and Caleb Ogg, the Riverton High School boys soccer team's premier attacker and defender, respectively, have been named to the first team Class ...

Amateur dueled pro winner at Saltwater

Collegiate Justin Kelley had the lead through the 17th hole on Monday before being overtaken by pro Zahakai Brown.

Riverton Country Club golf pro ...

Strong showing by RHS seniors at state track meet

Four seniors capped their Riverton Wolverines track and field careers Saturday at the Class 4-A state meet, finding their way to the podium in Casper.
Shepp ...

Past soccer star at RHS still contributing as volunteer

Would you put your life on hold for a couple of months each year, taking leave from your work, and the pay that goes with it, to pursue your passion and the ...

Pre-camp football practice this week for Wolverines

With the kickoff of the fall 2014 football season on his mind, Riverton Wolverine head coach Pat Patterson, entering his second season, is back and ready to ...

Chief standout first to sign with new cross country team at Central Wyoming College

The new Wyoming Indian High School graduate has won the last two Class 2-A Wyoming cross country individual titles for WIHS coach Chico Her Many Horses. ...

 
 

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