81ST WYO RODEO - The four performances of the 81st WYO rodeo opens on the a week from today.
The week will start with the "Chris Ledoux" golf tournament at the Powder Horn Friday and Saturday, the boot kick off will take place Saturday at Sheridan college.
The first slack performance will be next Tuesday at the Sheridan county fairgrounds.
Zane Garstad heads up the 81st WYO rodeo committee taking over this year as the president of the board, Garstad has been on the WYO rodeo board since 1993 he says the hard working board and it's associate members make it happen every year.
The WYO made a big jump in popularity in the mid 90's as Garstad talks about what has made the difference to the WYO of today compared to two decades ago.
And he says their corporate sponsors are the ones that really took the WYO up a few notches.
Rodeo week opens with the "Chris Ledoux" golf tournament at the Powder Horn Friday and Saturday and the boot kickoff Saturday at Sheridan college.
For a full schedule of 2011 Sheridan WYO rodeo events you can to to the website sheridanwyorodeo.com
TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers open up an eight game home stand beginning with two games Friday night against Post #320 from Rapid City and ending Monday with two against Spearfish.
JUNIOR GOLF - The Sheridan county junior golf series tees it up a couple of weeks the first of three tournaments will open July 18th at the Sheridan country club, they play at the Powder Horn August 1st and Kendrick golf course August 8th.
The Sheridan county junior golf program is open to all boys and girls ages 8-17 players play in their own age groups.
To register for any of these events forms are available at all three Sheridan county courses.
The fee to play is 10 dollars per play and all players must pre-register for each event. the entry deadline for the first event in July 14th.