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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 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 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 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 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 Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 26, 2017

Small-town high-school football requires young men who are skilled on both sides of the line of scrimmage, whether it be advancing the ball on offense or ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 19, 2017

Naya Shime of Riverton has been named Fremont County's volleyball player of the year by the sports staff of The Ranger, Lander Journal and Wind River ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 16, 2017

Riverton once played Midwest, Basin and Otto but demographics change constantly in Wyoming. With 72 schools covering a vast area of 98,000 square miles, ...

 
photo by Claire Peart
Nov 10, 2017

Riverton Swim Club member Kenzie Bennett swam the 100 freestyle at the Lander Spook Splash held at Bruce Gresly Aquatic Center last ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 8, 2017

Volleyball is certainly a team sport, with six players working in concert with one another, moving a ball around with precision in search of the perfect ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 8, 2017

Last season at the Class 3-A girls state swimming championships in Gillette, it was Spanish starlet Sonsoles Aguayo who stole the show for Riverton in the ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 5, 2017

All season, followers of Riverton High School volleyball have been used to seeing Naya Shime gracefully and athletically rise up off the floor, hammering kills ...


By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Nov 1, 2017

Last season, one was close, the other two nowhere near. At the state volleyball tournament, the Lady Wolverines of Riverton found themselves in the Class 3-A ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Oct 27, 2017

On Friday and Saturday, the Lady Wolverines of the pool will hit the waters in Gillette for the Class 3-A state championships. Among those questing for glory ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Oct 26, 2017

All season long, volleyball squads concern themselves with how they'll be playing at the end of the season. Well, the end is here. Eight clubs converge ...

 

By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017

TORRINGTON -- The thunder from the tunnel of Harley Davidsons that greeted the Torrington Trailblazers as they stormed the football field from the north end ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Oct 19, 2017

A pair of Class 3-A Northwest opponents will visit Wolverine Gym on Friday and Saturday, as Riverton will look to strengthen its position heading into the ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Oct 13, 2017

Naya Shime had 20 kills in Riverton's home volleyball victory against Lander. All of them stood arm-in-arm once the smoke had cleared Thursday at ...

 

Photo by Steve Peck
Oct 13, 2017

Sophomores Madilynn Smith, left, and Cameron Schoening performed in the percussion section during a Riverton High School Marching Wolverines performance at ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 12, 2017

Friday's football game in Johnson County marks the 18th time the Riverton Wolverines and Buffalo Bison have met on the gridiron since 1929. Riverton holds a ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Oct 8, 2017

Both the Lady Wolverines of Riverton and Lady Tigers of Lander spent this weekend in Mountain View for the Class 3-A West conference duals and had a rough go ...

 

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 8, 2017

q Riverton turned in its best defensive effort of the season, but only managed three points from its own offense. By Steve Peck Publisher If the history ...

 
From staff reports
Oct 8, 2017

Both the Lander Tigers and the Riverton Wolverines were in the midst of outstanding football seasons at the first week of October ended 44 years ago this week. ...

 
By Craig Blumenshine, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2017

The Riverton Wolverines will try to make it 10 in a row against the Rawlins Outlaws on the football field Friday in the last regular-season home game for ...


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