Lady Dogie Basketball

Head coach Chad Ostenson’s Lady Dogies came home a little battered and bruised following the 3A Regional Tournament last weekend, but they earned another week of play after punching their ticket to the State Tournament with their third place finish.  On their way to third place, Newcastle bested...
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The Lady Dogies gave the No. 1-ranked Lady Bearcats of Douglas a fight
on Thursday, despite dropping the contest 46-60. Jaylen Ostenson’s
face says it all when it came to how physical the contest was throughout
its entirety.
The Lady Dogies finished out their regular season last week with two more tough games against the number one ranked Lady Bearcats of Douglas and the number two ranked Lady Bison of Buffalo.  Douglas picked up their second win against Newcastle on Thursday, but their margin of victory was much...
The Lady Dogies had the toughest week of their season last week as they played a couple of talented basketball teams on Tuesday against Belle Fourche and Thursday in Douglas, and then had to gut it out for a Saturday contest against an improved Torrington team on the road. Head coach Chad Ostenson...

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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,...

A double team didn’t stop Jaylen Ostenson as she drove to the hoop Saturday in the annual Meet the Dogies scrimmage game. The senior is coming into the season with 1,214 career points, and she and her teammates are determined to finish their careers by hanging a banner on the Dogie Dome wall.

The Lady Dogies basketball team finished last season with a 23-3 record, losing only their second game of the season, the semifinal regional match-up and the quarter-final state contest. Head coach Chad Ostenson lost none of his players to graduation, and the returning crew have their sights set on...

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Nicole McFarland/NLJ

Jaylen Ostenson had the battle scars to prove it was a physical contest between the Lady Dogies and the Lady Bobcats in the loser-out game on Saturday morning. Thermopolis did whatever they could to slow Newcastle down, but were no match for them as the Lady Dogies cruised to a 44-20 victory and punched their ticket to the state tournament.


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Hunter McFarland got around her Blazer defender in the Lady Dogies final contest of the 3A East Regional Tournament last Saturday. The Lady Dogies got past Torrington to take third place. 


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Shelby Tidyman got a step on the up-close-and-personal defense of Cantrell Rosalez from Buffalo in the regional semi-final game on Friday. The Lady Dogies fell behind early in the contest and couldn’t rally to pull out the win.



The Lady Dogies busted out of the chute last Thursday at the 3A East Tournament in Burns, and though they were hobbled in the semi-finals — falling to a very physical Lady Bison team — they rallied to stampede the Trailblazers in the final game to take third place and set themselves up nicely for...

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