Archive - Feb 8, 2011 - Sports

SCHROYER OUT AT WYOMING

Wyoming fired men's basketball coach Heath Schroyer on Monday, two days after the Cowboys lost their seventh consecutive game.

The Cowboys are 8-15 this season, including 1-8 in the Mountain West Conference.

Schroyer, who took over the program in 2007 after previous coach Steve McClain also was fired, compiled a 49-68 record over the 3½ seasons he was coach. His best season was 2008-09, when the team went 19-14 and earned a spot in the College Basketball Invitational tournament. The Cowboys lost at home to Northeastern in the first game.

Bison Wrestlers Take Two of Three Duals

The Buffalo Bison wrestlers hosted Newcastle last Thursday and took that dual 37-36 over the Dogies.
On Saturday the team traveled to Cheyenne South and took on South and Torrington.
The Bison edged South 37-36 and lost to the Trailblazers 44-27.

SEVEN FOOTBALL PLAYERS FROM SHERIDAN / JOHNSON COUNTY NAMED TO THE SHRINE BOWL

WYOMING SHRINE BOWL - Six football players from Sheridan county and four from Buffalo high school have been named to the north squad for the Wyoming Shrine Bowl which will be played in Casper in June.

Dawson Osborn, Kyle Hutchinson and Zack Will from the Broncs made the team along with Micheal Klepperich, Wyatt Mirich and Nelson Alzhiemer from Big Horn.

The four Buffalo Bison to be named to the north team include Jace Jensen, Jake Hepp, Lee Iberlin and Hayden Kessler.

Alternates Wes Sessions from Sheridan and Alex Sami from Tongue River

BRONCS / LADY BRONCS BEGIN 2ND ROUND OF CONFERENCE PLAY

LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Lady Broncs are 17-0 and 5-0 in conference play and will head out for road games in Casper and Laramie this week.

They've been dominating all season but head coach Derek Bissitt says the players know their are bigger games to play in march so they remain focused on winning a conference title first.

They play at Kelly Walsh Friday night they handled the Trojans easily at home but now they have to go out and get it done on Kelly's home court.