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By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 12, 2018

Last week in Basin, the Wyoming Indian Chiefs had a rugged weekend at the Big Horn Shootout, losing two of three games. Certainly not the kind of results head ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 11, 2018

Improvement in sports is sometimes a slow, arduous and even painful proposition. However, if athletes stay the course with the required resolve, results will ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 10, 2018

On Friday and Saturday in Douglas, the Riverton Wolverines welcomed back a state champion. Hayden Wempen returned to the mat at the Shane Shatto Invitational ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 7, 2018

Lady Blue entered the weekend at the Big Horn Shootout with a 4-2 record after the opening two weeks of the new season and added to that with a ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 7, 2018

Saying Antonio Coando was on fire this weekend for the Lander Valley Tigers at the Big Horn Shootout in Basin is like saying Southern California recently ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 7, 2018

Avery Cox came to play against the Lady Panthers of Wright on Saturday, as the physical 5-foot-8 senior forward poured in 16 points points in Lander's dramatic ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jan 7, 2018

It was a roller-coaster weekend for the Wyoming Indian girls in the Big Horn Shootout played in Cowley and Lovell. The Lady Chiefs avenged an early-season ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 7, 2018

When last we left Central Wyoming College's men's basketball squad, they had just suffered a deflating 103-85 loss to Western Nebraska Community College in its ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 4, 2018

On Saturday, Fremont County's only high-school hockey squad will hit its home ice as the Riverton River Rats will welcome Laramie for a contests at 8:30 p.m., ...


By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 3, 2018

On Friday and Saturday, Riverton headed for the rarified air of Laramie to hit the water for two days of aquatic competition and the results came off ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Jan 3, 2018

Still a month away from their first home games of the season, the Riverton High School boys and girls basketball teams play this week in the Cheyenne ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 31, 2017

A football floated majestically through the crisp, autumn air, sailing straight down the middle of the uprights at Wolverine Field on the evening of Sept. 29, ...


From staff reports
Dec 31, 2017

There were many memorable sports moments across the landscape of Fremont County during the year 2017 -- including individual accomplishments as well as team ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 29, 2017

Nate Shroyer might only be a junior, but the Wolverine swimmer has made quite a splash early on in the new season. Following a fine showing at the ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2017

Rocky Mountain's girls rolled to a huge first-quarter lead Friday and held off Wind River 43-32 in non-conference Class 2-A basketball. The game in Cowley was ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2017

Rocky Mountain jumped on the Wind River Cougar boys early and never let up Friday in an 83-60 win in Cowley. The final game of the pre-Christmas portion of ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 22, 2017

The adage is that football is a game of inches, but when a toe touches the 3-point arc late in the game, even a shoe size can determine the outcome. ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 21, 2017

For four years, Tammy Maddock proudly wore the colors of Lady Blue, gracing the volleyball and basketball courts and the track for Shoshoni High School. Upon ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 17, 2017

Shooters are streaky and Antonio Coando is a shooter. Lander's 5-foot-11 junior guard scored only two and three points, respectively, in the first and fourth ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 17, 2017

Conner LeBeau has played a lot of basketball during her time as a Lady Tiger. However, on Friday night at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse in the first home game ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 17, 2017

Who says you can't go home again? It's where I'm going this week as I wing my way home to San Diego to visit the family for Christmas, where I'll gain about ...


By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Dec 17, 2017

It had been more than two years since the Riverton Wolverine girls had won a basketball game, but when they finally broke their 52-game losing streak, they ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Dec 14, 2017

After playing last weekend at the Casper Invitational, the Riverton High School boys and girls basketball teams are splitting up this week. The Wolverine boys ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 13, 2017

Most high-school freshmen act like freshmen. Not Ridge Briggs. After completing a fabulous first year as a Wolverine wrestler last season as a frosh with a ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 12, 2017

"A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky dangerous animals, and you know it."A quote from "Men in Black," but it's accurate for the upcoming legislative ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2017

Wind River rolled into the Bridger Valley Classic championship game against Class 4-A Green River riding back-to-back fourth-quarter rallies to pull away from ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Dec 10, 2017

A tall and talented Evanston team sent the Riverton High School girls basketball team to a 54-27 defeat Saturday to complete an 0-3 opening weekend for ...


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