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Teddy Troftgruben looks to get control of the ball as a Bearcat defender closes in for an attempted steal Thursday in Douglas.

 
The Dogies finished up their regular hoops season with a tough 22-69 road loss to the No. 1-ranked Douglas Bearcats on Thursday, then finished things off with a 38-58 loss to the fifth-ranked Bison of Buffalo on Saturday in the Dome.    “Defensively, we started out very well in the first half of...
In their inaugural season, the Lady Dogie Wrestling team came away from an All-Class East Regional Meet last weekend with three wrestlers qualified for their first state tournament. Head coach Shaide Bowthorpe was proud of how her team performed at regionals, and said she is  excited to see how...
The Dogie wrestlers traveled to Torrington Friday and Saturday for the 3A East Regional Tournament. Despite qualifying four for the state tournament next weekend, head coach Teigen Marchant was left a little disappointed with how the weekend played out.   “The weekend went pretty well, but I will...

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The Lady Dogies faced some adversity on the offensive end of the court last week as they hosted the Lady Bearcats of Douglas on Thursday, followed by the Lady Trailblazers on Saturday. Despite the 11-65 loss to Douglas and the 23-62 loss to Torrington, head coach Mike Pederson had positive thoughts...
The Newcastle High School swim team wrapped up their season last weekend in Laramie at the 3A State Swim Meet. Four individual swimmers and three relay teams dove in on Friday at the prelims, and head coach Doug Scribner was pleased with how his team performed in that pivotal round.   “We had very...

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Pate Tavegie holds off Torrington Trailblazer defenders as Will Beastrom gets the inbound pass for a chance at two points in the Dogies loss to Torrington Saturday.

The Dogie hoopsters found themselves embroiled in two tough match-ups last week as they hosted the Douglas Bearcats on Thursday and the Torrington Trailblazers on Saturday. Head coach Allen Von Eye understood the challenges awaiting his team in both contests, where unfortunately the Dogies fell to...

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Long-time eye doctor Carl Cottrell is handing the reigns of his clinic to Dr. Kiana Ehlers. Ehlers is a 2014 Newcastle High School graduate and has returned to practice in her hometown at Newcastle Vision Clinic.

 
Newcastle Vision Clinic’s new owner has a familiar face   Newcastle Vision Clinic has a new owner on her way to town, and the most exciting thing about this owner is that she is actually “coming back” to Weston County. New owner and optometrist Kiana Ehlers graduated from Newcastle High School in...

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Big Will Beastrom goes up for two against the Herders Saturday in Glenrock. The Dogies had a difficult night on the offensive end of the court, but held the Herders to just 39 points.

The Dogies had their second go-around against 3A Northeast Quadrant opponents on Friday and Saturday. In a repeat of their first match-ups, the Dogies defeated the Wolves in Moorcroft, 65-42, then fell to the Herders in Glenrock on Saturday by a score of 28-39.   Head coach Allen Von Eye...
The Newcastle High School boys swim team made the most of the Last Chance qualifier meet in Gillette Friday, as they added three more state qualifying events to their state slate. In addition, every swimmer who competed posted new personal records in every event but one.    “We had a very good...
The Dogie wrestlers finished up their regular season schedule with a quadrangular meet in Wheatland Thursday, where they took on Wheatland, Burns and Douglas in three consecutive duals. Head coach Teigen Marchant had a skeleton crew, but was pleased with how his athletes did as individuals...

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