Archive - Feb 22, 2011 - Sports

SHERIDAN FIGURE SKATING

Elizabeth Winnop competes for Sheridan in Rapid City

Five Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters competed at the 6th Annual Black Hills Gold Rush figure skating competition on Saturday, February 19 and Sunday February 20 in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Kairstyn Holden (age 9) won 3 first place medals and 1 second place medal in Basic 6 level events

Katelyn Kayser (age 11) won 1 second place medal and 1 third place medal in Beginner level events.

Catherine Winnop (age 13) won 3 first place medals in Basic 8 level events.

Elizabeth Winnop (age 14) won 3 first place medals in Limited Beginner events.

1-A / 2-A REGIONAL BASKETBALL OPENS THURSDAY

REGIONAL TOURNAMENT BASKETBALL - The Tongue River and Big Horn basketball teams open up East regional play Thursday in Newcastle.

In the girls bracket the Big Horn Lady Rams are a #2 seed they open with Southeast at 9:00 Thursday morning.

The Tongue River Lady Eagles are a #1 seed and will open with Lingle Thursday afternoon at 4:00.

In the boys bracket the Eagles are the #2 seed and will play Lingle at noon and the Rams will take their unbeaten record and #1 seed into their game with Pine Bluffs at 7:00.

SHERIDAN 5TH GRADER WINS STATE ELKS HOOP SHOOT CHAMPIONSHIP

Noah Erickson 5th grade Wyoming Elks hoop shoot champ

Highland Park School 5th grader, Noah Erickson, won the State Elk's Free Throw Hoop Shoot for the boy's 10-11 age division in Casper this past weekend.

With His victory he advances on to the Regional Contest March 12th in Denver. He will compete against Nebraska, Kansas, and Colorado as member of Team Wyoming.

The six winning contestants from all age groups in the Regional Contest will advance to the National Finals in Springfield, Massachusetts in April.