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Wyoming to be Featured on at Least Ten Telecasts This Fall   Buy Tickets Here   Laramie, Wyo. (May 26, 2022) -- The 2022 Mountain West Conference Football television schedules were released on Thursday in connection with Mountain West television partners CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) and FOX Sports...

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...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Lady Dogies ran into the would-be, undefeated, 2022 3A State Soccer Champions in the Cody Fillies Thursday afternoon, and the squad lived up to their No. 1 ranking by defeating Newcastle 11-0 in the quarterfinal 3A State Tournament match-up in Cheyenne. “I don’t...
The Dogie men’s soccer team headed into their last week of regular season play knowing that a state berth was out of reach, however head coach Elyse Dickey’s crew was determined to finish strong.  They had a challenge ahead of them as they traveled to Douglas on Tuesday, then to Riverton on...
Having secured a spot at the 3A State Tournament, the Lady Dogie soccer team set out for rematches against Douglas and Riverton last week on the road. A few weeks ago, Newcastle fell to the Lady Bearcats by 1 point in overtime and also dropped the match against the Lady Wolverines by 2.  On...

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Cage Hardy clears a hurdle with room to spare at the 3A East Regional Track meet last weekend at Schoonmaker Field in Newcastle.

 
Newcastle played host to 1A, 2A and 3A East Conference teams Friday and Saturday as the regional track meet for all three classes took place at Schoonmaker Field. As head coach Chad Ostenson predicted last week, half a dozen Dogies/Lady Dogies qualified to extend their season and earn a state berth...
Zade Orsborn Newc High News Reporter   Most kids grow up playing various sports may hope to continue to compete in those sports at the collegiate level. The Newcastle High School class of 2022 has five senior athletes who are planning to be collegiate athletes.    Avery Chick – Men’s Volleyball...
Smith will join former college teammate Chad Muma with the Jags  Laramie, Wyo. (May 12, 2022) --  Former University of Wyoming running back Trey Smith is joining the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent.  Smith rushed for 1,217 yards during his college career.  He rushed for 802 of those...

Aidan Chick

Last week was a big one for the Dogie soccer team in their hunt for a state berth. With only two weeks remaining of the regular season, head coach Elyse Dickey’s crew needed a win over Rawlins, and getting one on Torrington would have given them a huge boost in moving up to the No. 4 seed in the...

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