The Ranger (beta)

Fremont County's Daily Newspaper

News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.

Ranger Login

CWC men and women lose in Miles city

Feb 17, 2012 - Staff

Central Wyoming College couldn't overcome a long bus trip to Montana and fell to Miles Community College in a women's and men's Region IX basketball doubleheader on Thursday night.

The Rustler men dropped a 72-57 decision to Miles. In the women's game, the Pioneers defeated CWC 66-56.

The Rustlers stay on the road for a doubleheader header Saturday night in Gillette College. The women go at 5:30 p.m., followed by the men.

Miles women 66, CWC 56

The Rustlers were up 29-25 at halftime, but they couldn't protect a lead in the second half.

In the final 20 minutes, Miles outscored CWC 41-27 for the 10-point win.

A trio of CWC players reached double digit numbers. Brynlie Nielson led the attack at 14 points on four 3-pointers. Courtney Patterson added 11 points, and Emily Smith chipped in with 10 points.

CWC saw its record drop to 11-14 overall and 4-9 in conference play.

Miles men 72, CWC 57

The Rustlers were trying to sweep Miles but couldn't get the job done.

Miles improved its Region IX North conference leading record to 21-5 on the season and 9-3 in league.

CWC now stands at 17-8 overall and 6-7 in conference play.

CWC's Armani Flannigan paced his team with 23 points in 38 minutes of work.

Miles Community College men 72, CWC 57

MILES 38 34 -- 72

CWC 31 26 -- 57

Miles -- Sian Laine 4 0-0 8, Tyree Anderson 5 (3) 5-6 24, Nick Demusis 2 (1) 0-0 7, Jeremy Nicolas 7 0-1 14, Ayibakuro Preh 1 1-2 3, Tiron Brown 1 1-2 3, Demetre Wilkins 2 (1) 2-2 9, Ashante Ross 1 2-2 4. Totals 23 (5) 11-15 72

CWC -- Malachi Roberts 1 1-1 3, Armani Flannigan 10 3-7 23, Preston Eaton (2) 0-0 6, Davion Pearson 3 1-4 7, Ali Sabra 1 0-2 2, Braden Wright 1 0-0 2, James Johnson 5 4-4 14. Totals 21 (2) 9-18 57.

Miles Community College women 66, CWC 56

MILES 25 41 -- 66

CWC 29 27 -- 56

Miles -- Kassie Barta 4 (3) 4-5 22, Taylor Lepley 2 0-0 4, Christen Lopez (1) 1 0-0 5, Tessa Roune 2 2-2 6, Ivana Grbic 4 4-5 12, Janae Reyne 3 3-4 9, Madara Laure 0 2-2 2, Ivana Domljanovic 3 0-0 6. Totals 18 (5) 15-18 66.

CWC -- Brynlie Nielson 1 (4) 0-0 14, Emily Smith 5 0-0 10, Brynn Foster (1) 1-2 4, Courtney Patterson 3 (1) 2-2 11, Elise Keller 2 0-5 4, Shay Cooper 0 0-0 0, Randi Prosenick 0 1-2 1, Prosha Wadsworth 2 4-5 8, Kaylee Walker 0 4-5 4. Totals 13 (6) 12-21 56.

Related content:
 
Rustlers, CWC