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Former Cowboy wideout a good candidate to replace Christensen

With the firing of University of Wyoming head football coach Dave Christensen on Sunday, the pressure is on athletic director Tom Burman.
Burman has the task ...

Both teams are set for three games at the Cheyenne Invitational.

A frosty trip to Cheyenne will mark the beginning of the basketball season for the ...

Cowboys end season with loss at USU

The Cowboys went out with a whimper.
Between the first and second quarter on Saturday, Wyoming athletic director Tom Burman and UtahState athletic director ...

Small-school all-state FB lists feature county names

The Class 1-A 11-man all-state football team has been announced, with four players from Fremont County making the elite list.
Coaches nominated and voted for ...

Hartbank, Patterson top RHS postseason football awards

Both were named Class 3-A all-state, and five more Wolverines earned all-conference honors.

Riverton Wolverines Logan Hartbank and Bo Patterson have ...

Bell gets activities director honor in state vote

Riverton Middle School activities director Tim Bell has risen to the top in his line of work.
Bell was named the middle school director of the year last ...

Sixth-grader Ryan Brinda counted down the days for a month before United States Olympic swimmers Misty Hyman and Karlee Bispo gave a clinic on Saturday ...

Pre-league tournaments the way of the world in high school hoops

High school basketball is just a week away, and scheduling changes are evident across the four classifications in Wyoming.
December used to be reserved for ...

Pokes go cold late in Ohio State setback

Junior forward Larry Nance Jr. posted a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds and the University of Wyoming men's basketball team was within one point ...

'Towel time' was fun time on the swim bus

Readers know that each week I sign off this column with, "Go Big Red".
And then I chuckle. Out loud.
While I hope that "Go Big Red" encourages our Riverton ...

Late rally for CWC women rings 68-66 win in Montana

Big-time shots in the final two minutes were delivered by the Central Wyoming College women's basketball team Friday afternoon in a 68-66 victory over ...

Wyoming pulls away from South Dakota in 70-53 win

LARAMIE -- Riley Grabau's outside shooting and Derek Cooke Jr.'s inside game carried Wyoming to a 70-53 win over South Dakota on Friday.
Grabau was 4 of 5 from ...

Wyoming wins high scoring overtime game

LARAMIE -- Despite gaining big chunks of yards on runs and passes and tossing multiple touchdowns in three separate quarters, Brett Smith doesn't concern ...

Mid-season turnaround made Hughes county's Coach of the Year

Coach Doug Hughes didn't push the panic button when the Lander Tigers were 0-3 at the start of the football season.
He made the right adjustments, and the ...

See the entire 2013 all-Fremont County football team on page C-4.

Imagine a horse accelerating from a canter to a full gallop in a single stride, ...

High-scoring game tips away from CWC women on the road in Miles City

Miles Community College hit lots of free throws in an 85-79 Region IX women's basketball victory over the Central Wyoming College Rustlers Thursday night in ...

Rustler men grab victory in season's first Region IX game

The calendar says November, but the intensity during a 61-57 victory for the Central Wyoming College Rustlers men's basketball team at Miles Community College ...

Two more rodeo clinics set this weekend at CWC practice facility

November is a big month for rodeo clinics organized by Central Wyoming College rodeo coach Drew Schrock.
Schrock already has hosted a team roping clinic and ...

Coltin Hill finished the fall portion of the Central Rocky Mounain Region season in second place.

Coltin Hill had an eye-opening experience last ...

Cowboys host Hawaii on Saturday afternoon

Renewal of an old rivalry, celebration of Senior Day for 12 Cowboy seniors, and a battle to keep their bowl-eligibility hopes alive will all be part of this ...

 
 

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