Sports

Tuesday, August 3rd

Just a few weeks remain in the Kendrick Park pool season in Sheridan.

SHERIDAN REC DISTRICT - With fall sports getting started over the next few weeks, Kendrick Pool's days are limited and will close for the season in a few weeks.

Sheridan Recreation District sports specialists Nick Dore is in charge of Kendrick Pool this summer, and he says it's been a banner year for swimming hours at the pool. Dore says attendance for all their programs has gone way up this year.

THE WYOMING AMERICAN LEGION CHAMPIONSHIP GOES TO POST 6, TROOPERS FINISH 5th.

CHEYENNE POST 6 WINS THE WYOMING STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

WYOMING AMERICAN LEGION STATE BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers baseball season ended Friday at the state tournament with a loss to Powell they finished the tournament in 5th place.

After losing in the opening round against Laramie the Troops beat Rock Springs Thursday and were eliminated by Powell Friday morning. They end the season with 30 victories.

Cheyenne Post 6 made it a clean sweep winning four straight games and winning the Wyoming state championship in nine of the last ten years. Cheyenne beat Gillette in a great game Friday night 4-3 in the winner's bracket semi final.

Troopers Get Bumped From Tournament; Rockies Roll Over the Cubs

TROOPERS- The Sheridan Troopers season came to an end Friday morning as they were eliminated from the American Legion State Baseball Tournement being held at Thorne-Rider Stadium in Sheridan. Powell jumped out to a commanding 12-0 lead and never trailed in the game and won by a final of 15-7. Powell went on to beat Laramie Friday afternoon to earn a regional bid, while the two top teams squared off in the nightcap, with Cheyenne edging Gillette 4-3. The two teams will butt heads again this evening at 7 o'clock.

THE SHERIDAN TROOPERS ADVANCE AT THE STATE TOURNAMENT

The State American Legion Baseball Tournament Continues in Sheridan Today

AMERICAN LEGION STATE BASEBALL - The state American legion baseball tournament continues today with the Sheridan Troopers still alive after beating Rock Springs yesterday.

The Troops built up a huge lead and eliminated Rock Springs from the tournament 19-8 Head coach Ben Phillips says it as a good day to get all the players into the ball game.

SHERIDAN TROOPERS ADVANCE AT STATE

The Sheridan Troopers beat Rock Springs 19-8 today and advance into Friday at the State American Legion Baseball tournament. The Troops will play either Powell or Cheyenne tomorrow morning at 9:30

Wyoming State Junior Open Tennis

Sheridan has good results at the Wyoming state Junior Open Tennis Championships

Local junior tennis players represented Sheridan well at the Wyoming Junior Open Tennis Tournament in Casper over the weekend.

Gigi Ruskowsky took first place in the Girls 18 Doubles, Reed Ritterbush took first place in the Boys 14 Singles and Boys 14 Doubles as well as winning the consolation championship in the Boys 16 Singles.

Julia Fenn took first place in the Girls 16 Doubles, second place in the Girls 16 Singles and was the consolation champion in the Girls 18 Singles.

Sheridan 13 Year Old Babe Ruth State Runner-ups

SHERIDAN 13 YR. OLD BABE RUTH STATE RUNNER-UPS

Bottom row, left to right: Zach Ahlstrom, Brock Donston, Tom Fenn, Joe Shassetz, Tory Music, Ryan Kobielusz

Top row, left to right: Coach Tom Mayer, Chris Clark, Hunter Doyle, Zach Blaney, Christian Mayer, Mason Lube, Christian Iberland, Coach Alden Donston

JUNIOR AMERICA'S CUP GOLF

Sheridan's Kamrin Allen is playing with teammate Taylor Reed at the Jr America's cup

The Jr America's cup golf tournament is being played in Albuquerque, New Mexico this week. Two Sheridan Broncs are part of the four person team Wyoming.

Kamrin Allen and Taylor Reed are playing with Dylan Lym of Evanston and Kyle Fanning from Cheyenne.

Entering the Third and final round today Allen is tied for 16th place at one-over par with rounds of 71 and 72. Reed is tied for 63rd place at seven over.