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State fastpitch this weekend in Riverton; 35 teams coming

Riverton's U.S. Energy team is a contender for the state girls championship.

A couple of Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch softball teams have focused ...

T.J. Paulsen laid down the game-winning bunt for the Riverton Raiders in an 8-7 American Legion baseball conference victory over the Green River Knights ...

Wyoming representatives Sterling Baker and Seth Bennett played a pivotal role in helping Team USA destroy Team Canada 53-6 Saturday on the football field in ...

Riverton golf trio all make top 10 at state amateur

By Bruce Tippets
Sports Editor

Riverton golfers Zach Waxler, P.J. Thomas and Aaron Nirider all finished in the top nine Sunday at the Wyoming state ...

The beanball in baseball fact and fiction

Baseball's beanball. It's part of the subtitle of Jason Turbow's book "Baseball Codes: Beanballs, Sign Stealing and Bench Clearing Brawls."
Turbow quips that ...

Roper named all-cround cowboy at Pioneer Days

Stan Williams won both team roping and mixed team roping.
Cowboy Stan Williams swept the team roping competition to capture the all-around buckle at ...

State fastpitch tourney will be fun to watch in Riverton

This week, Riverton gets an opportunity to show off the rest of the state for the Wyoming state fastpitch softball tournament.
There could be 30 to 40 teams ...

Collegiate runner wins Lander men's half marathon title

Kevin Miller arrived Lander on Thursday, and the first thing he did was scout out the annual Lander Half Marathon course.
By Friday morning, Miller was the ...

Lander senior Babe Ruth ends 25-game season

The revived Lander Senior Babe Ruth team ended its first season last week with a 10-3 victory over Cody.
The game finished a two-month season for Lander. ...

Baker plays for U.S. in all-star game vs. Canada

Dubois football standout Sterling Baker player has the opportunity to represent the United States in a 6-man all-star game vs. Canada's all-stars.
The game is ...

Traveling Renegades team moves to 24-2 on the season

The Riverton Renegades have a sparkling 24-2 on the season after playing to a 2-1 baseball record last week in Casper.
The Renegades are an under-14 ...

Fastpitch girls get two wins in tough tourney

Riverton hosts the Wyoming state tournament July 11-13.

The Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch softball team posted a 3-3 record at the Dash-N-Splash ...

Lander hosting half marathon Friday for 35th straight year

A sports mainstay of the Fourth of July holiday in Fremont County returns on Friday as the Lander Half Marathon sends runners to the streets Friday for the ...

Raiders sweep Lovell, head to Cody for pair

In two low-scoring games, the Riverton Raiders swept Lovell 6-4 and 6-2 Tuesday night in an American Legion non-conference baseball doubleheader on the road in ...

Speak up July 8 about future of Riverton's parks

They ought to be better utilized and more vibrant than they are now.

What do a nurse, a pizza delivery guy, a bookkeeper,a student and others have in ...

Baker, Tharp help Wyoming 6-man stars whip Nebraska

The Wyoming 6-man all-star team used a powerful running game to whip Nebraska 68-26 on Saturday in Bladen, Neb.
Sterling Baker of Dubois scored two rushing ...

Lander resident Al Baur has a vision. He wants to develop the sport of fencing in Fremont County.
The Wind River Fencing Club has been practicing since ...

Scorched 16-2 in the opener, Riverton turned the tables 11-5 in the second game Saturday.

For about 90 minutes the Evanston Outlaws were in sole ...

Fastpitch softball team has wide geographic mix

Allyson Sollars of Lander doesn't mind playing for the Riverton U.S. Energy fastpitch softball team this summer.
In fact, Sollars had it high on her list ...

Little League all-star teams set

Two Riverton Little League all-star teams were announced Thursday night at Ron Saban Baseball Complex.
Riverton has entered a 9- and 10-year-old all-star ...

 
 

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