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Unbeaten Chiefs power through three opponents

After the opening two weeks of the basketball season, defending Class 2-A state champion Wyoming Indian remains unbeaten.
The Chief boys rolled through Tongue ...

Wyoming ends non-conference slate with win over Southern

Junior guard Josh Adams scored a game-high 16 points as the short-handed University of Wyoming men's basketball team defeated Southern 57-39 Saturday afternoon ...

Riverton boys pound 2-A opponents; have won four consecutive

Dominating games that head coach Dick Quayle wondered whether his team should have been scheduled to play, the Class 4-A Riverton Wolverines destroyed Class ...

Cougar boys roll to 6-0 after strong tourney weekend

The Wind River boys rolled to an 80-61 win over home-standing Big Horn Friday evening in Sheridan County to move to 4-0 on the basketball season, then beat ...

Tiger boys fall to top-ranked 3-A hoops teams

After losing at the buzzer on Friday, Lander was beaten soundly Saturday by Rawlins and 85-65 by Douglas

The top-ranked Class 3-A Wheatland ...

Upton girls stronger in second half, defeat Shoshoni by 56-41 score

SHOSHONI -- Upton broke open a tight girls basketball game Thursday, outscoring the Shoshoni Wrangler girls 17-6 in the third quarter at Wrangler Gym.
Upton ...

Low-scoring RHS girls fall to open GR tourney

The Riverton Lady Wolverines dropped their first game of the Green River Flaming Gorge Classic Tournament, losing to Star Valley 45-34 Thursday ...

Rally down the stretch gives Wolverine boys 53-47 win vs. Star Valley

Brandon Fullerton and Chris Quayle teamed for the game's final six points to break a 47-47 tie and led the Riverton Wolverines boys basketball squad to a 53-47 ...

Wranglers whip touted Upton

SHOSHONI -- Right after the game, coach Brady Slack said his Shoshoni Wranglers showed mental toughness in the final two quarters Thursday night to deliver a ...

Unbeatens face off this week in Lander

Four undefeated teams meet in the Lander Classic boys basketball tournament Friday and Saturday at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse.
Joining 3-0 Lander are ...

Five county wrestlers champs to start mat season in Powell

Fremont County wrestlers brought home five individual titles on Saturday from a two-day Powell tournament.
Shoshoni heavyweight Galen LaGois and Wind ...

RHS swimmers host big field as home season begins

Separate meets are planned Friday and Saturday at the Riverton Aquatic Center.

Swim teams from across Wyoming will join the Riverton Wolverines as ...

Wrangler girls beat Saratoga for season's first win

The Shoshoni girls and boys play four home games apiece in three days this week at the Wrangler Invitational.

The Shoshoni Wranglers recorded a 1-3 ...

Wolverine basketball teams face 3-A/2-A foes on GR floor

With their first week of games in the rear view mirror, the Riverton Wolverines and Lady Wolverines basketball teams hit the road for the first time this ...

CWC women take team title at hoops tourney in San Diego

The Central Wyoming College Rustlers were clicking on offense on the way to winning three consecutive women's basketball games to claim a tournament title ...

Even my two football-playing sons have doubts about the sport

Combined participation among the four "big" sports is down 4 percent since 2008.

I watched more football, and enjoyed more football, this past ...

Turner tops Evanston field at 152 to pace RHS mat performance

In the team standings, the Wolverines were sixth with 87 points.

T.J. Turner opened his senior wrestling season by taking an individual title ...

Wranglers secure season's first win Friday in 62-30 demolition of Burns

The Shoshoni Wranglers walloped Burns 62-30 on Friday afternoon for their first boys basketball victory of the season.
The win came during the Burns Winter ...

Tiger boys perfect in home tourney

Lander overpowered Lyman, Kemmerer and Torrington.

An up-tempo style of basketball was on display from the Lander Valley High School Tigers on ...

WIHS girls dominate in Friday win

Wyoming Indian's girls rebounded from a close loss to Lovell on Thursday night with a 61-13 rout of Lodge Grass, Mont., in tournament play Friday in ...

 
 

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