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Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Five of the seven Newcastle High School members of head coach Doug Scribner’s swim team competed in individual events Thursday and Friday at the 3A State Meet in Gillette. Despite having only Ramsey Gross advance to finals on Friday as an individual, and two of the...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Dogie swimmers continue to churn up the water by not only qualifying a new person for the fast approaching state meet, but also a total of four new individual events were added to the collective state slate over the weekend as they competed in the Gillette Pre-...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Five Dogies swam in Douglas last weekend, and in all individual races but one, a Newcastle swimmer out-touched their opponents to take first place. In addition, one more Dogie punched his ticket to the state meet as Robert Humes cruised to a first-place finish and a...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor    Ramsey Gross missed out on preseason swim meets after the first weekend was canceled due to inclement weather and having scheduling conflicts with the second weekend. However, the sophomore made up for lost time last weekend in Douglas by qualifying for the state...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Dogie head swim coach Doug Scribner has eight young men working diligently to prepare for the 21-22 swim season, and of the eight swimmers in the pool, four are returning state qualifiers, which Scribner anticipates should bode well for the year. “We just finished a...

Photo by Jessi Dodge/Buffalo Bulletin

Lilly Ralls takes a breath as she rises out of the water during the breaststroke leg of the 200 Medley Relay last Saturday. The Lady Dogies finished the heat in second with a final time of 2:56.71.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Lady Dogies are winding down their regular season in the pool, and with only one having punched her ticket to the state meet, head coach Doug Scribner used some strategy as he entered his swimmers into their events in Buffalo on Saturday.  “Going into this meet,...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   The Lady Dogies are moving ever nearer the end of their swim season, and are heading in the right direction to peak at the right time. Two competitions last weekend provided a few members of the team the opportunity to put up personal bests, be challenged by fast...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   Eight Lady Dogies are set to dive into the 2020 season, and are hoping to make it to the state meet in November. With fingers crossed, head coach Doug Scribner is looking forward to seeing what his girls can accomplish this year. Three seniors grace this year’s...

Photo courtesy of Teresa Gross

Allie Lunstra stands with the 9- and 10-year-old Girls 50-yard backstroke finalists, placing 5th in the event.

Hannah Gross NLJ Correspondent    The Newcastle Stingrays swim team competed at the annual Wyoming Swimming State Championship in Laramie on the weekend of March 6-8. Bringing a small crew of only six qualifiers, head coach Teresa Gross said everyone dropped time and three out of the six placed in...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   The Dogie Swim team qualified four swimmers in five events at the 3A State Swim Meet last Thursday and Friday in Laramie. Though none of those advanced to finals, James Cox and Austen Kenney swam the best times of their careers in their events. “We swam faster than...

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