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Pettit takes both hurdle races in Douglas; triple jump to SHS's Pingetzer

Apr 26, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Three Fremont County track and field athletes were individual winners Friday afternoon in a crowded field at the Douglas Invitational.
Riverton Wolverine ... [more]

Wrangler boys take five event golds on Riverton oval

Apr 19, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  As a team, the Class 2-A Wranglers tallied 94 points, finishing just behind 4-A host Riverton and 3-A Douglas.

The Shoshoni boys paced Fremont ... [more]

Wranglers ready for test against 4-A/3-A athletes

Apr 17, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni track team is on display Saturday at the Roy Peck Invitational.

One month into the track and field season, the Shoshoni Wranglers are ... [more]

Twelve track teams set for Roy Peck Invitational

Apr 17, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The annual Roy Peck Invitational has drawn track and field teams from the Class 4-A, 3-A and 2-A divisions.
Teams entered are Riverton, Douglas, Dubois, ... [more]

Three county teams head to KW track

Apr 9, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Events start at 11 a.m. Friday at Harry Geldien Stadium.

With the first month of the track and field season behind them, the Riverton Wolverines, ... [more]

Truempler mat Coach of the Year again

Apr 5, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Coach Tony Truempler helped motivate three of his Shoshoni Wranglers wrestlers to win Class 2-A state championships this year.
The sports staff of The ... [more]

Shoshoni girls win WR track invite

Apr 2, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The host Wind River Cougars were second in both the boys and girls standings.

Shoshoni High School track and field athletes Wyatt Ramsey and ... [more]

SHS boys first, girls second on Greybull track

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  GREYBULL -- A near-perfect opening season morning for track and field greeted athletes Saturday at the annual Bill Gerrard Memorial Track Meet in Greybull. ... [more]

County Player of the Year honors for Thompson

Mar 29, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  It is extremely rare that a basketball player leads an entire conference in scoring, rebounds, steals and assists, but that's what Thompson did for the ... [more]

Shoshoni looks for strong track season

Mar 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Potential point scorers are found all the way through the Shoshoni High School Wranglers girls track and field lineup.
Coach Brady Slack has weapons ranging ... [more]

White, Thompson league players of year

Mar 24, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Fremont County basketball players Loveeda White and Olivia Thompson were selected as Class 2-A Conference Players of the Year.
White, a senior at Wyoming ... [more]

Wrangler wrestling program continues strong climb upward

Mar 12, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Connor Wilkinson, Patrick Forster and Galen LaGois won individual wrestling titles, making the state tournament a memorable one for the Shoshoni Wranglers. ... [more]

Two losses send SHS girls home from state

Mar 6, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  On paper it was supposed to be a blowout, but a valiant effort by the Shoshoni girls gave undefeated and top-ranked Southeast Goshen a battle in a 41-31 win ... [more]

Chiefs, Eagles, Wrangler girls off to state

Mar 4, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  Tongue River and Wyoming Indian meeting at the state tournament in Class 2-A girls basketball is almost as frequent as the appearance of the two powerhouse ... [more]

Thompson goes for 25 as Wrangler girls make state

Mar 1, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Olivia Thompson put on a stellar display Saturday morning, lifting the Shoshoni Wranglers past Kemmerer 51-45 to clinch a Class 1-A state tournament spot for ... [more]

Chiefs beat Shoshoni, reach region semis

Feb 27, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  Trailing early and missing their leading scorer, the Wyoming Indian Chiefs overcame the deficit to easily pull away from Shoshoni for a 58-41 win in ... [more]

SHS girls crush Big Piney

Feb 27, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni Wranglers blasted Big Piney 46-23 on Friday morning to stay alive in the Class 2-A West regionals girls basketball tournament in Riverton.
The ... [more]

Chief girls beat Shoshoni as regional opens

Feb 26, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  Wyoming Indian advances to play Thermopolis in a 3 p.m. Friday semifinal at Riverton High School, Shoshoni plays Big Piney at 8:30 a.m.

A 9-1 run ... [more]

Shoshoni wins three regional wrestling titles; state up next

Feb 25, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  All three of Fremont County's Class 2-A West regional wrestling champions Saturday in Big Piney came from the Shoshoni Wranglers.
Connor Wilkinson won his ... [more]

Wrangler boys grab key win vs. Thermop; girls defeated 44-29

Feb 22, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni Wranglers locked down the No. 3 seed for the upcoming Class 2-A West boys regional basketball tournament after a 53-44 win Friday night at ... [more]

Small-school wrestling teams fill brackets at Class 2-A West regional

Feb 20, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Fremont County wrestling teams make up a big portion of the Class 2-A West regional field this weekend at Big Piney.
Matches started Friday in the ... [more]

Big 2-A game Friday night between Wind River, WIHS Chiefs in Pavillion

Feb 19, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Sports Writer:  Pine Bluffs currently carries Class 2-A's top boys basketball ranking, but the Hornets lost to Wind River and edged Shoshoni in a close game to start the ... [more]

After 1-1 weekend, Wranglers meet Thermop, Rocky

Feb 18, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  A new offense helped the Shoshoni High School boys produce a 1-1 record in a pair of league games Friday and Saturday.
SHS won a 50-28 decision against ... [more]

Two victories for Shoshoni girls; second place in league

Feb 18, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Two wins by the Shoshoni Wranglers girls basketball team last weekend vaulted them into second place in the Class 2-A Northwest division.
The Wranglers took a ... [more]

Shoshoni got most Thon medals in county

Feb 12, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  Three Wrangler wrestlers made the podium at the big tournament.

Galen LaGois, Patrick Forster and Connor Wilkinson from Shoshoni High School all were ... [more]

Thompson's 31 leads in Shoshoni's easy victory over Wind River girls

Feb 8, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  SHOSHONI -- Shoshoni's swept rival Wind River this season with an easy 67-29 win over the Lady Cougars at Shoshoni on Saturday night.  The loss leaves the ... [more]

RHS's Prosser edged 1-0 for 182-pound medal

Feb 8, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The Shoshoni Wranglers put three wrestlers on the podium at the Ron Thon tournament.

Riverton High School senior Reece Prosser battled to a ... [more]

Last basket of game gives Cougar boys win over Shoshoni

Feb 8, 2015 - By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer:  SHOSHONI -- Wind River and Shoshoni have played each other nearly 100 times on the basketball court since the unification of Pavillion and Morton back in 1970. ... [more]

County teams all have potential Thon contenders

Feb 5, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  The biggest tournament in Wyoming starts with matches Friday morning at Wolverine Gym.

Shoshoni, Lander, Wind River and Dubois all have wrestlers ... [more]

Wrangler boys thump Thermop; girls drop close one to Greybull

Feb 4, 2015 - By Bruce Tippets, Sports Editor:  SHS entertains Wind River on Saturday night in a non-conference battle, with the girls starting the doubleheader at 5:30 p.m.

Shoshoni's 67-51 win ... [more]