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Blazer golf second at state

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
gton Blazer golf team came within two shots of winning their first 3A State Golf Tournament Cody's Olive Glenn Golf and Country Club over the weekend.
The Blazers placed second overall with a two-day team total of 685. Pinedale won the team title with 683, while Wheatland placed third with 687.
"If you would've told us in August we would

The streak is over!

Modified: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
YODER, As time ticked away in the second half, anticipation built on the Lingle-Fort Laramie (LFL) Doggers' bench that the 18-year, 16-game losing streak to the cross-county rival Southeast Cyclones was coming to an end.
Finally, as time expired on the Doggers' 20-0 victory on Southeast's Homecoming, the visitors stormed the field in celebration.
"It's a great feeling for these

Southeast sweeps LFL

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
YODER, The Southeast Lady Cyclones enjoyed a three-game sweep (25-22, 25-18, 25-20) over the Lingle-Fort Laramie (LFL) Lady Doggers for Homecoming Friday evening in Yoder.
The visitors maintained a three-point advantage until Southeast senior Madison Pragnell's kill turned the tide to the Lady Cyclones' advantage.
Her point made the score 22-20 LFL, but it forced the Lady Doggers to use

Blazers fall short in battle of unbeatens

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
ring first against the 3A, No. 1-ranked Riverton Wolverines, the Blazers ended up on the short end of Friday's 27-21 final.
"The effort of our kids was amazing, and playing in this great atmosphere will only serve us better down the road," coach Mark Lenhardt said.
Junior running back Skyler Miller capped off an 18-play drive to put the Blazers

Torrington tennis teams place sixth at regionals

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
LARAMIE, Both Torrington High School tennis teams finished sixth at the South Regional Tournament in Laramie over the weekend.
The Lady Blazer doubles teams had a strong showing, placing two of the three teams in the top three in the double-elimination format tournament.
The No. 2 doubles team of Sydney Hill and Abigail Mitchell went 2-1, losing 6-0, 6-1 in

THS drops matches to Glenrock, Gering

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Torrington High School volleyball team dropped a pair of contests against conference foe Glenrock and Gering, Neb. last weekend.
On Thursday, the Lady Blazers fell to the Glenrock Lady Herders, 3-2 (25-23, 25-15, 12-25, 18-25, 17-15).
Torrington fell behind early in game one but later managed to tie the game at 20 apiece after senior Kayla Frazier scored

Riverton cross-country results

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
Varsity girls,
7. Sabrina Juma 23:01.91
22. Kelli Johnson 26:16.87
23. Renee Cline 26:25.12

Varsity boys,
7. Canton Afdahl 18:49.06
15. Reo Radford 19:52.34
21. William Fluckiger 21:13.72
25. Alex Wright 22:25.06
29. Brock Lay 23:52.47

JV girls,
4. Alex Flock 26:56.50
5. Brooke Juma 27:01.12
6. Shelby Schaniost 27:06.75

JV boys,
4. John Breeze 20:52.87
5. Zachary Bearson 21:02.18

EWC golf third at Trinidad

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 1st, 2014
TRINIDAD, Colo., The Eastern Wyoming College golf team finished in third place at the Trinidad Municipal Golf Course last weekend.
Sophomore Aaron Nirider led the Lancers with a two-day total of 146 to place tied for seventh individually.
Freshman Logan Harrison finished just outside the top 10 in 11th with a 151. Sophomore Josh Wilson finished tied for 15th with

Video: Lingle-Fort Laramie at Southeast

Modified: Saturday, Sep 27th, 2014
There weren't many second half highlights during Friday's Lingle-Fort Laramie 20-0 win over Southeast, but here are a few of them.

THS scores come-from-behind win

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
TORRINGTON, Tuesday night was a tale of two teams for the Torrington High School Lady Blazer volleyball squad at Willi Gym.
Despite jumping out to an early 7-2 lead on the visitors from Scottsbluff, Neb., the Lady Blazers lost the first two games before storming back and taking the match, 3-2 (24-26, 20-25, 25-19, 25-12, 15-12).

THS tennis ends regular season with road loss

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
GERING, Neb., The Torrington High School (THS) boys' tennis team made final preparations for this Friday and Saturday's South Regional Tournament Tuesday afternoon in Gering.
The Blazers fell to the Bulldogs, 5-4.
The format in Nebraska is different, as doubles players also play singles and single players try their hand at doubles.

Nirider carries EWC golf in Colorado

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
LAMAR, Colo., Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) sophomore Aaron Nirider placed second with a two-day total of 140 to pace the Lancers to a second-place finish in Colorado last weekend.
Nirider shot a 71 on day one and fired a 69 on the second day to finish one shot behind Justin Carlock of Trinidad State, who won the individual title.

Lancers third at Chadron State College rodeo

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
CHADRON, Neb., Eastern Wyoming College sophomore A.J. Freeman led the Lancer rodeo team to its second straight third-place finish to begin the season.
He finished second in the men's all-around standings with 200 points, just 30 behind Jeffery Cover of host Chadron State.
"He had a really good weekend in the steer wresting and tie-down against solid competition," coach Jake

TMS football downs Chadron

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
TORRINGTON , The Torrington Middle School (TMS) eighth-grade football team improved to 3-0 Saturday afternoon with a 26-6 win over the Chadron (Neb.) Cardinals.
The Blazers gave Chadron all they could handle on the ground, scoring three rushing scores.
"We are very pleased about how well the running backs are reading their blocks from the O-line," coach Doyle Meyer said.

EWC swept by T-Birds

Posted: Friday, Sep 26th, 2014
ing College began North Sub-Region play with a 3-0 (25-12, 25-16, 25-12) road loss to the Casper College Lady T-Birds.
Casper was in control of the game from the opening serve.
The T-Birds raced out to a 10-2 lead in game one and never looked back.
Despite the score, coach Julie Sherbeyn felt like her team was still able to

Big second half powers Blazer football to victory

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Torrington Blazers are one of just three remaining unbeaten Class 3A teams after moving to 3-0 with Friday's 34-13 victory over the Green River Wolves.
Senior Trey Faessler rushed for 186 yards and three touchdowns while recording an interception on the defensive side of the ball.
"During the last game, I only got Trey the ball four times,"

THS golf wins conference title

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
WORLAND, The Torrington High School (THS) golf team opened postseason play in a big way last weekend in Worland by winning the 3A East Conference Tournament.
All five golfers placed in the top six.
"We had a great weekend," coach Jeff Halley said. "Our kids are really playing well right now. Hopefully, we can continue that for one more week

Lady Cyclones go 3-0 over the weekend, wins silver bracket at Lusk Invite

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
LUSK, The Southeast Lady Cyclone volleyball team had a pair of road trips over the weekend as the team went a combined 3-1.
On Friday, the Lady Cyclones traveled to Pine Bluffs to eek out a 3-2 victory over the Lady Hornets.
After losing the first game 25-21, the Cyclones bounced back to even the match score at one apiece

Lady Blazers drop home opener

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
TORRINGTON, Despite scoring the first point in each of the three games, the Torrington High School Lady Blazers fell to the No. 3-ranked Rawlins Lady Outlaws Saturday afternoon, 3-0 (25-10, 26-24, 26-24).
Lady Blazer senior Hannah Feagler opened the contest with the first of her team-high two serving aces to put the home team on the board first, but six

Lingle rolls Mitchell with big second half

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
LINGLE, The Lingle-Fort Laramie (LFL) Dogger offense exploded for 431 rushing yards and 18 second-half points to blow past the Mitchell (Neb.) Tigers Friday night and secure a 32-6 Homecoming victory and 3-0 record.
LFL made its game plan obvious from the opening drive. After stopping the Tigers, which came into the game at 0-3, on their first series, Dogger

Lady Dogger volleyball 1-1 for the weekend

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
LINGLE, The Lingle-Fort Laramie (LFL) Lady Dogger volleyball team had a busy weekend, hosting the Niobrara County Tigers on Friday for Homecoming and traveling to Lusk for the Lusk Invite on Saturday.
In the two days, the Lady Doggers played five matches, even though only two of those matches count toward the official record.
On Friday, LFL made easy doing

Lady Lancers announces Little Diggers Volleyball

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
TORRINGTON, Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) is now accepting registrations for Little Diggers Volleyball, taught by EWC volleyball coach Julie Sherbeyn and the EWC Lady Lancer volleyball team. 
Little Diggers Volleyball is designed to introduce the game and fundamental skills of volleyball to elementary-aged boys and girls in a fun and safe environment. The class takes place on four consecutive Saturdays.

Lady Lancers end Wyo-Braska Shootout with win

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
TORRINGTON, For the Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) Lady Lancers the win against Lamar Community College was "excruciatingly important," according to coach Julie Sherbeyn.
After losing three straight games at the annual Wyo-Braska Shootout, the Lady Lancers ended the tournament with a 3-2 win over Lamar.
"I think it goes with our struggle of just not knowing how to win," Sherbeyn said.

Cyclones improve to 2-2 with win over Hornets

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 24th, 2014
PINE BLUFFS, The Southeast Cyclones racked up 562 yards in Friday's 36-22 road win over the Pine Bluffs Hornets.
Junior quarterback Jeff Burroughs led the charge, rushing for 178 yards on 19 attempts and throwing for 218 more on 7-of-8 passing.
The Cyclones fell behind early when the Hornets reached the end zone with 5:30 remaining in the first quarter.

EWC swept by North Platte

Modified: Saturday, Sep 20th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) Lady Lancers suffered their third loss of the season to the North Platte (Neb.) Community College Lady Knights 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-18) Tuesday night in Torrington.
Game one was highlighted by 10 ties and three lead changes.
EWC freshman Kylah Meyer came out swinging, recording two of her five kills right out of the

Video: Torrington vs. Green River

Modified: Saturday, Sep 20th, 2014
Second half highlights from Friday's Torrington and Green River Class 3A football matchup.

THS upends Cheyenne South in four

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
CHEYENNE, The Torrington Lady Blazer volleyball team earned a big road win over Class 4A Cheyenne South Tuesday evening.
"I was so pleased with the way our team came together for a common goal," coach Abby Bruch said.
The 3-1 (25-19, 25-19, 21-25, 25-21) victory was the sixth of the season for the Lady Blazers.
"We talked in depth

Lancers third at Central Wyoming rodeo

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
RIVERTON, The Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) rodeo team finished third in the season-opening event hosted by Central Wyoming College last weekend.
Lancer team ropers dominated the average standings.
"We just had a really good weekend in team roping," coach Jake Clark said.
Sophomore heeler Trey Yates, along with University of Wyoming (UW) partner Brit Ellerman, won team roping in 13.3 seconds

THS tennis ends conference schedule with losses

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Torrington High School tennis teams wrapped up conference action Tuesday afternoon with losses to Cheyenne Central and Cheyenne East.
The Blazers lost 3-2 to Central and 5-0 to East.
Sophomore Tyler Ring led the way with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Central.
"Tyler played a solid match against Central," coach Mary Perkins said.
The No. 3 doubles team of

TMS shutouts Douglas

Posted: Friday, Sep 19th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Torrington Middle School (TMS) football team defeated the Douglas Bearcats 28-0 Tuesday afternoon at Wiseman Field.
"As a coaching staff, we thought that everyone contributed to the win. We had many different players touch the football on offense and do positive plays with their opportunities," coaches Jason Bivens and Doyle Meyer said after the game.
The Blazers offensive line

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