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LARAMIE, Wyo. (Jan. 28, 2023) – The Cowboy wrestling squad returns home this weekend as they welcome California Baptist to the UniWyo Sports Complex for a Big 12 matchup. Saturday’s contest will be the first-ever between the Cowboys and Lancers.   “Our backs are against the wall right now and we...

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Hunter McFarland had one of her shots blocked by a Lady Bison defender Saturday in Buffalo, however, the senior put up two good games over the weekend, scoring 12 points on Friday and 6 points on Saturday.

 
The Lady Dogies opened up 3A Northeast Quadrant play last weekend as they hosted the Lady Wolves of Moorcroft on Friday, then traveled to Buffalo to take on the second-ranked Lady Bison on Saturday.   Head coach Chad Ostenson’s crew came away with their seventh win of the season on Friday,...

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Pate Tavegie had a breakout game for the Dogies in their loss to Moorcroft last Friday. He was perfect on the night hitting two of his team’s three baskets from beyond the arc.

 
The Dogies had two big nights of quadrant play Friday and Saturday against Moorcroft and Buffalo, as they started their run for post-season seeding. Head coach Allen Von Eye and his crew were looking for their first win of the season against the Wolves in the Dogie Dome on Friday, but Moorcroft...

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Casey Matthews, wrestling in the 132-pound weight class, was in for a battle against his Bulldog opponent last Tuesday. Matthews was able to prevail in the match, however the Dogies/Bobcats lost to Wheatland 35-36 in the dual.

 
The Newcastle/Upton wrestling crew had a brutal week of competition last week as they opened things up with a quad against Douglas, Wheatland and Torrington in the Dogie Dome on Tuesday, then traveled to Moorcroft for a triangular on Thursday, and then back again on Friday and Saturday for an...

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Samuel Scribner qualified for the state meet in the 50 Freestyle on Friday, and is close to adding the breaststroke to his state slate as well.

 
The Dogie swimmers were able to compete at home last week as they hosted a triangular with Douglas and Buffalo on Thursday, then a dual against Douglas on Friday. Head coach Doug Scribner’s crew took advantage of their home pool advantage to not only hand two more back-to-back defeats to the...

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Kyah Miller is tearing it up in her final season as a Dogie wrestler. In her exhibition match against the Douglas Bearcat JV 126-pounder last Tuesday, Miller dominated and won the match with a pin.

 
Kyah Miller, a senior wrestler at Newcastle High School, recently competed and took first place in her division at the annual Shane Shatto Memorial Tournament in Douglas on Jan. 6-7. This marked the first time the award has been won by a wrestler from Newcastle or Upton in over 20 years.   The...
UW opens 3-of-4 stretch away from home LARAMIE, Wyo. (Jan. 24, 2023) – The Wyoming Cowgirls head back out on the road looking to get back on the winning tract as they begin a two-game week away from home. Wyoming begins three of its next four games on the road with a trip to Utah State for a 6 p.m...
Reynolds hit free throw with 2.6 seconds LARAMIE, Wyo. (Jan. 21, 2023) – The Wyoming Cowboys used a free throw by Noah Reynolds with 2.6 seconds left and an inbound pass breakup from Hunter Maldonado to earn a 58-57 win over Colorado State on Saturday afternoon in the Arena-Auditorium. It was the...
Brookings, South Dakota (Jan. 22, 2023) – The Wyoming Cowboy wrestling squad capped off their weekend road trip against No. 16 South Dakota State on Sunday afternoon in Brookings, South Dakota. 125-pound standout and No. 25 ranked Jore Volk extended his win streak to five straight, but the Cowboys...
Wyoming was outscored by 10 in the first and 11 in the third quarters LARAMIE, Wyo. (Jan. 21, 2023) – A slow start to open both the game and the second half proved fatal for the Wyoming Cowgirls Saturday night, as San Diego State held off the Cowgirls for a 73-66 win in Laramie. San Diego State...

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