Sports

Jo Co High School Athletes Competing This Weekend

Johnson County high school athletes will be competing in week two of the basketball and wrestling seasons and the Bison boys' swimmers will get their season started this week.
The Bison boys' basketball team (2-1) will be hosting the Newcastle Dogies on Friday with games scheduled at 4, 5:30 and 7; and will be on the road at Worland on Saturday for games at 11, 12:30 and 4.
The Lady Bison will be at Newcastle Friday and at Worland on Saturday. Game times Friday are at 4, 5:30 and 7, Saturday games will be at 11, 12:30 and 2.

BRONC SWIMMERS OPEN THIS WEEK / SC HOOPS WEDNESDAY NIGHT

BRONC SWIMMING - The news wasn't too good for the Bronc swimming and diving program when practice for the new season started a week ago.

Only three swimmers showed up for the first day this week the outlook isn't as bleak but it's not great either a few more swimmers have come out first year Head coach Brent Moore.

And he says the guys in the pool right now are putting in the hard work to be ready to start the season Saturday.

HIGH SCHOOL WINTER SPORTS OPENING WEEKEND RESULTS

The Bronc's Scott Brown scores against Green River

BRONC / LADY BRONC HOOPS - The Bronc and Lady Bronc basketball teams swept four victories on the opening weekend of the basketball season. they both had no problem with Green River Friday but Saturday's games were much better.

The Lady Broncs got by Billings Senior 43-40 at home the Broncs took out Billings Senior with a late surge to win 63-55.

Head coach Mike Ibach says it was exactly what they needed to see a tough physical opponent.

Buffalo, Kaycee Athletes Open Winter Seasons Strong

The Buffalo and Kaycee boys' and girls' basketball teams were in action this weekend and played well for opening weekend.
Buffalo Boys were in Cody for the East/West Tournament and came away with a 2-1 record for their efforts.
The Bison opened with a tough 53-43 loss to Lander Friday, but bounced back on Saturday with wins over Jackson 45-32, and Cody 44-34.
The Lady Bison hosted the girls' East/West Tournament at BHS, and they also came away with a 2-1 record for the weekend.
Buffalo downed Pinedale 30-28 and beat Jackson 42-34 before dropping their game with Cody 41-28.

WYOMING GOES BACK THE THE NEW MEXICO BOWL

The 8-4 Wyoming Cowboys will face Temple in the New Mexico Bowl December 17th at 2:00.

The pokes beat Fresno state in their last Bowl appearance two years ago in this game.

Local Basketball Scores

The Sheridan Broncs beat Billings Senior 63 to 55. The Lady Broncs beat Billings Senior 43 to 40 and the Sheridan College Generals beat Eastern Wyoming College 82 to 59. Wyoming 66, Bradley 49. Pokes are 8-1.
Wyoming Cowgirls lost to Montana Lady Griz 69 - 59. Former Sheridan Lady Bronc, Kayla Woodward had 12 points on the night for the Cowgirls.

The Lady Broncs Vs. Billings

The Lady Broncs beat Billings 43 to 40.

Wyoming Cowboys

The Wyoming Cowboys beat Colorado State 22 to 19.