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By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 14, 2018

Getting closer, ever closer. On Saturday night at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse, the Lander Lady Tigers welcomed Rawlins in a nonconference game and came away ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 14, 2018

On Thursday, we had the honor and privilege of heading up Highway 789 to Shoshoni for a hoops battle between the Wranglers and Chiefs on both the boys and ...

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 14, 2018

Antonio Coando dribbled the ball back and forth across the defense, desperately trying to run valuable time off the clock late in Lander's home contest against ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 12, 2018

Whatever halftime adjustments Wyoming Indian head coach Aleta Moss made on Thursday in the visiting locker room at Wrangler Gym, they certainly worked when the ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Jan 12, 2018

It wasn't exactly how Central Wyoming head women's basketball coach Ken Swartz wanted to begin the Region IX schedule in Sheridan on Wednesday. The brilliant ...

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

On Wednesday under the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome in Sheridan, the Central Wyoming College Rustlers got a glimpse of what they someday aspire to be -- a ...

 
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

The Laramie Outlaws made the first visit by an opposing hockey team Saturday and Sunday to Riverton Ice Arena and came away with a pair of victories against ...


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 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 5, 2018

Basketball is a game of runs -- periods of time over the course of a contest during which the tide ebbs and flows, swaying the momentum in the favor of one ...

 

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 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, ...


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 Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 29, 2017

One of the opening events of every wrestling season is the Battle of the Big Horns in Worland and the Wolverines were there for the festivities on Dec. ...

 
By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 28, 2017

Kiley Ridgway grew up playing volleyball in the shadow of the old oil rig out in front of the U.S. Energy building in Riverton. Now, the former Lady Wolverine ...

 

By Scott Akanewich, Sports Editor
Dec 27, 2017

Far from the snow-covered fairways of the place where he learned golf in his home state of Wyoming, Easton Paxton now finds himself across the continent in the ...

 
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 19, 2017

The last time Central Wyoming College engaged Eastern Wyoming College on the hardwood, the result was a high-flying shootout victory for the Rustlers by a ...

 

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

It's not how you start, it's how you finish. Ashley Steffen demonstrated that with a flourish on Friday in Shoshoni's 53-44 home victory against Upton. After ...

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 ...


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