Rustler women 0-3 in conference after road loss to Western WyoJan 7, 2014 By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor
Central Wyoming College Rustlers women's basketball coach Serol Stauffenberg knows it's must for his players to have a short-term memory after a 71-46 loss to Western Wyoming Community College Saturday night in Rock Springs.
The Rustlers host Gillette College on Wednesday night and Little Big Horn College Friday night in a pair of conference games.
The Rustlers are 0-3 in league play. Western is 3-0 in conference play and 14-3 overall.
"Western is a talented and athletic team," Stauffenberg said. "Western has a nose for the ball. They do all the little things to win games."
Gillette College is up to a 2-1 conference mark and stands at 14-3 overall.
CWC lost to Dawson Community College in its first home region game last month.
"We need to get a region win and to defend at home better than we did against Dawson," Stauffenberg said.
The Rustlers will be facing a matchup zone defense against Gillette College.
"The new look is always challenging," Stauffenberg said. "They are long and athletic."
Little Big Horn College stands at 0-1 in conference play at 7-7 overall.
North sub-region records, with league mark listed first
Northwest College 3-0, 12-5
Western Wyoming Community College 3-0, 14-3
Gillette College 2-1, 10-6
Dawson Community College 2-1, 10-3
Sheridan College 1-2, 11-6
Casper College 1-2, 9-6
Miles Community College 1-2, 9-7
Central Wyoming College 0-2, 6-8
Little Big Horn College 0-1, 7-7