Archive - Sports

July 19th, 2015

Troopers sweep four in Jackson / Rockies rained out / 21 days from Football camp

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers took all four games in Jackson Saturday and Sunday. They beat Ogden, Utah 7-2 and the Jackson Giants 16-0. On Saturday they took two more beating Smithfield, Utah 8-7 and another win over Ogden.

The regular season closes out this week with home games with Cheyenne and Gillette Tuesday and Wednesday both are single nine inning games starting at 6:00.

Head coach Ben Phillips says these are big games coming up with two very good teams starting with .Post 6.

July 17th

State double "AA" American Legion baseball in Sheridan July 28th / Rockies at SD tonight / Summer Slam volleyball

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers have a tournament in Jackson to play this weekend before returning to Thorne-rider stadium for two big home games with Cheyenne and Gillette Tuesday and Wednesday next week.

The Troopers will host the state tournament starting on July 28th, Head coach Ben Phillips says the next ten days are big for the players to build some momentum going into the state championships.

And Phillips says all the teams in the tournament are going to have to contend with the big three.

July 16th

Troopers / Jets / Rockies start the 2nd half / Summer Slam Volleyball August 8th

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers have a tournament in Jackson to play this weekend before returning to Thorne-rider stadium for two big home games with Cheyenne and Gillette Tuesday and Wednesday next week.

The Troopers will host the state tournament starting on July 28th, Head coach Ben Phillips says the next ten days are big for the players to build some momentum going into the state championships.

And Phillips says all the teams in the tournament are going to have to contend with the big three.

July 15th

Troopers / Oilers split two at thorne-rider / Rockies resume season tomorrow / Summer slam volleyball August 8th

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers split Wednesday night's double header with Casper the Troops took the opener 8-0 and dropped game two 3-1.

In the first game the troops played great behind the outstanding pitching of Jeff Shanor, he kept the Oilers off balance and went the distance he only gave up three hits, struck out five and walked two, Head coach Ben Phillips.

July 14th

Troopers v Oliers tonight / Summer Slam volleyball August 8th / Rockies at SD Friday

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers play a double header at home with Casper tonight they played in Casper Sunday with the Oilers sweeping that double header first game starts at 5:00, Troopers head coach Ben Phillips.

The Troopers host the state double "AA" tournament at Thorne-Rider stadium starting on the 28th.

SUMMER SLAM VOLLEYBALL - The annual Weston Johnson summer slam outdoor volleyball tournament will be played August 8th at the YMCA.

MSU'S Wollenmen recieves academic award

Recipient of NCAA’s Elite 89 award for the 2015 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, presented to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade-point average participating at the finals site for each of the NCAA’s championships.

Former Sheridan College rodeo star wins $100K at Calgary Stampede

Former Sheridan College rodeo student-athlete Zeke Thurston’s wallet got a little bit thicker — OK, a lot thicker — on Sunday after winning the saddle bronc title at the Calgary Stampede, one of the largest rodeos in North America.

Thurston received a check for $100,000. He recorded rides of 88.50 and 90.50 before winning the championship with an 88.50 in a ride-off, final round with two other riders.

“I don’t know what I will do with it yet. That’s a lot of money to think about,” Thurston said on Monday.

July 13th

Troops back on the baseball field Wednesday / Broncs open youth football camp / "Westen Johnson" Summer Slam volleyball tournament coming up in August

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers play a double header at home with Casper tomorrow first game starts at 5:00.

BRONC FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Bronc football coaches started the "Young Bronc" youth football camp at Homer Scott stadium last night and over 100 youth players came out to participate, Head coach Don Julian.

The Sheridan high school booster club golf tournament was another big success and the remodel project for the new locker rooms and training rooms is well underway.

2015 WYO Rodeo totals / Troops drop two in Casper / Jets beat Billings / Rockies take four from Atlanta and head into the MLB All-star break

WYO RODEO FINALE - The 2015 Sheridan WYO rodeo final money payoff was just shy of 260 thousand dollars.

Here are the overall winners in the Bareback riding Tanner Aus and Taylor Price tied with scores of 85 and earned 4600 dollar each, former Sheridan Bronc Devan Reilly tied for 6th and made a little less than 800 dollars

In the Bronc riding Allen Boore took the overall with a score of 84 and took home 4500 dollars.

In the Tie Down roping Caleb Smidt took the average at won 3600 dollars and in the team roping Coleman Proctor and Jake Long took the average winning 3700 dollars each.

July 11th

WYO rodeo final day / Trooper alumni baseball at noon / Jets home tomorrow vs Billings

The final performance of the 2015 WYO rodeo begins at 7.
Tomorrow WYO week wraps up with the tailgate party and polo at the Big Horn Equestrian center staring at 1.

The Sheridan Troopers host alumni day at thorne-rider park at noon.

The Sheridan Jets host a dh Sunday at 1 vs the Billings Boltz