Laramie High School boys soccer coach Dan Benford, top, and girls soccer coach Kim Whisenant have resigned their positions at the school. Also, athletics director Jeremy Qualls is leaving LHS to take the principal job at Rock River.
Former Post 6 standout and Cheyenne East alumnus Brandon Nimmo extended his hitting streak to five games in the Mets 10-8 loss at Colorado on Wednesday night.
The Laramie American Legion baseball team won its fourth straight game Tuesday with a convincing 13-2 victory over the Torrington Tigers at Cowboy Field in a game that was called after seven innings because of the 10-run mercy rule.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo hit two home runs, including an inside-the-park shot to start the game, for the New York Mets in a 12-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night at Coors Field.
Former Laramie High School senior Lexi Pulley, front, keeps herself between the ball and Kelly Walsh sophomore Katie Owen last season during a nonconference game at Deti Stadium. Pulley was named Monday as Gatorade Wyoming Girls Soccer Player of the Year for a second time.
The 2017-18 sports season began for the University of Wyoming with the soccer team dropping a 2-1 decision at Baylor on Aug. 20 and ended with Ja’la Henderson earning the second of her honorable mention All-American honors at the NCAA Track and Field Championships on June 9.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo hit a two-run home run for the New York Mets in a 5-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday at Chase Field.
CHEYENNE – Dawson Macleary scored the eventual game-winning run on Nico Vite’s RBI single in the fifth inning for the Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 baseball team to defeat Pueblo, Colorado, 3-2 and win the Tony Andenucio Memorial tournament Sunday.
CHEYENNE – Cheyenne Central graduate Aubrey Frentheway placed 18th in the 2-mile championship in a time of 11 minutes, 7.20 seconds at the New Balance High School Outdoor Nationals on Saturday in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Tarleton State University graduate student Brody Cress scored an 82.5-point ride to win the short-go in saddle bronc to earn sixth place in the aggregate standings with 231.5 points on three qualified rides at the College National Finals Rodeo on Saturday at Casper Events Center.
CHEYENNE – Lucas Watson hit a walk-off single in the seventh inning to lift host Pueblo, Colorado, to a 2-1 win over Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 on Saturday at the Tony Andenucio Memorial tournament.
CHEYENNE – University of Wyoming rugby coach David Finnoff has several Wyoming high school graduates on his roster each season. However, he can’t remember any who arrived in Laramie with experience in the sport.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 4 with a run scored during the New York Mets’ 5-1 win Saturday at the Arizona Diamondbacks.
CHEYENNE – Braxton Inniss scored the game-winning run on Ryan Andren’s sacrifice fly in the third inning in Cheyenne American Legion Post 6’s 3-1 win over Burkburnett, Texas, on Friday at the Tony Andenucio Memorial tournament in Pueblo, Colorado.
CHEYENNE – Laramie County Community College freshman Austin Hurlburt posted a 10.6-second run in tie-down roping in the third-go round Friday at College National Finals Rodeo at the Casper Events Center.
CHEYENNE – Cheyenne Central graduate Aubrey Frentheway finished the 1-mile emerging elite race in 5 minutes, 6.44 seconds to place 11th at New Balance High School Outdoor Nationals on Friday in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo was 0 for 4 with two strikeouts for the New York Mets in a 7-3 loss at Arizona on Friday night.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 4 with a solo home run and two strikeouts in the New York Mets’ 6-4 loss Thursday night at Arizona.
CHEYENNE – Tarleton State University graduate student Brody Cress is sixth in the saddle bronc riding aggregate standings at the College National Finals Rodeo with 149 points on two qualified rides.
The Laramie Rangers American Legion baseball team stretched its winning streak to three games Thursday with a doubleheader sweep of North Platte, Nebraska, in North Platte.
University of Wyoming senior guard Justin James, right, dribbles past Northern Colorado guard Jonah Radebaugh last season at Arena-Auditorium. James is back for his final season with the Cowboys and eager to improve after working out for teams when testing for the NBA draft.
The University of Wyoming’s season opening football game at New Mexico State will kick off at 6 p.m. in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on August 25.
CHEYENNE – Cheyenne South’s Brendan Lock picked up five wins at the Intermountain Tennis Association Level 3 Summer Sectional at Gates Tennis Center in Denver this week. Lock’s run included a round of 64 win over Braeden Thomas of Littleton, Colorado, 6-3, 6-2.
LARAMIE -- Lwal Dung had to complete some academic requirements, which caused a lot of schools to shy away from him during the recruiting process.
Former Cheyenne American Legion Post 6 standout Brandon Nimmo went 0 for 3 with a walk for the New York Mets in a 8-2 loss against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park.
CASPER – In less than seven seconds, University of Wyoming team ropers Justene Hirsig and Denton Shaw’s season came to an abrupt end Tuesday night at the College National Finals Rodeo at Casper Events Center.
The Laramie Rangers American Legion baseball team put together one of its top all-around games of the season Tuesday in the second game of a doubleheader to beat Idaho Falls, Idaho, 7-2 at Cowboy Field.
Cheyenne East graduate and Tarleton State University graduate student Brody Cress scored a 73 in saddle bronc in the second go Tuesday at the College National Finals Rodeo at Casper Events Center.
Laramie High School’s Alexis Manley won the Wyoming High School State Rodeo Association’s title in breakaway roping and was one for four LHS athletes to qualify for the National High School Finals Rodeo following completion of the state event this past weekend in Rock Springs.