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Hayden Overman and family. Photo by Sonja Karp

 

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Aidan Chick and Hayden Overman signed their names on the dotted line May 18, as each committed to continue their athletic careers at the next level. Chick will be taking his hoops skills to the Missouri Baptist University basketball team in St. Louis, Mo., next year,...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Mother Nature proved once again to Wyoming that she is the boss as the All-Class State Track Meet was pounded with snow, sleet, rain, ice pellets and wind on Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Casper.  “In the years that I have done this, it may have been the worst...
For the first time in quite a few years, the Dogie track and field team completed a full regular season of meets, with only one postponement and no cancellations due to weather.  On Friday, the Dogies traveled to Sundance for the Bulldog Invite, and although team scores were not tabulated, Lady...

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JJ Lipp used his body to block his Riverton defender in the hopes of getting off a shot on goal in the Dogies’ 0-4 loss last Friday.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor    The Dogies were hard at it last week as they were tasked with three soccer games in five days. On Monday, they traveled to Gillette where they suffered a 12-1 defeat at the hands of Thunder Basin. Wednesday, the Bearcats of Douglas came to town and shut out the...
The second track meet of the season was a typical one for a Wyoming spring event, so the Dogies competed in Wheatland Friday in a cold and windy environment. As such, head coach Chad Ostenson’s crew had to battle the elements as well as 14 other teams ranging from 1A to 4A in size. “Despite the...
Dogie tracksters are chomping at the bit to be off to the races this spring. The sound of the starting pistol will be music to the ears of around 30 young Dogies who are anxious to get into the blocks.  Head coach Chad Ostenson missed out on the first few days of practice which began two weeks ago...

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Aidan Chick went up for a shot against the Wheatland Bulldogs in the Dogies’ opening game of the 3A East Regional Tournament Thursday in Burns. Unfortunately, though the Dogies created great looks at the basket, they couldn’t get them to fall so dropped the game 22-37.

 
The 3A East Regional Tournament bracket came together nearly perfectly for the Dogies last weekend with head coach Allen Von Eye’s squad facing teams which they matched up with well. As such, Newcastle headed into the post-season tournament full of confidence and ready to punch their ticket to the...

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Quint Perino had to be strong with the basketball against the Bison’s smothering defense last Saturday. Though the Dogies ended up dropping the contest, they finished with a great second half where they out-scored Buffalo by 2.

 
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Dogies had to run the gauntlet in their final week of the regular season as they hosted the No. 1-ranked Douglas Bearcats on Thursday, and the No. 5-ranked Bison of Buffalo on Saturday.  Both teams pulled off big, decisive wins over Newcastle in their first...

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Hunter McFarland attempts the inbound block against the Buffalo Lady Bison during a close game last week. 

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Dogie Dome was rocking for both of the Lady Dogies’ contests last week. Thursday was the rematch against the second ranked Lady Bearcats from Douglas, and on Saturday it was the Buffalo Lady Bison. Both of these games were great for head coach Chad Ostenson’s team...

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Hogan Tystad put his head down to split defenders as he attacked the rim Friday against the Bobcats. Tystad would finish the night with 4 points.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Newcastle High School Dogie hoopsters had only one contest this week, but it was an important one for the team as they began their quadrant re-match stretch with a long road trip to take on the Bobcats in Thermopolis.  When these two teams met earlier, Newcastle...

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