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SHERIDAN RECREATION DISTRICT TIME LINE

SHERIDAN RECREATION DISTRICT - The Sheridan Recreation District is gearing up for their summer season.

We take a look at youth and adult summer softball leagues today Recreation Specialist Dale Boedecker says registration for girls youth softball is going on now.

The time line for the adult slow pitch program begins later this month with league play beginning the Tuesday following Memorial day.

Buffalo Swimmer Competes in Seattle

Gunnar Poley with his medals. Photo courtesy April Poley, used by permission.

Eleven year-old Gunnar Poley, a Buffalo Swim Club member, recently traveled to Federal Way, Washington to compete in the Northwest Age Group Swimming Championships.

This is the highest level of competition that an age group swimmer can achieve and swimmers must meet qualifying times in order to compete in the meet, according to mom April Poley.

She said Over 1,300 swimmers competed at the King County Weyerhaeuser Aquatic Center, which is the host for the 2012 Olympic Diving Trials in June.

Gunnar qualifed for five freestyle events in the 50, 100, 200, 500 yard, and mile.

SHERIDAN COLLEGE RODEO RESULTS

SC Rodeo coach Marc Gilkerson

Report from SC Rodeo coach Marc Gilkerson:

This past weekend the Sheridan College Rodeo team traveled to Torrington, WY for our third college rodeo.

We had a good showing by many of our rodeo athletes, we are steadily improving and gaining confidence.

The men’s team was led again by Matt Schieck, Matt and his partner Kelsey Scott from Chadron, NE placed second in the first round of the team roping with a time of 6.8 seconds.

They roped their steer in the short round in 7.0 seconds placing second in the short round and second in the average.

BIG HORN'S NEW HEAD FOOTBALL COACH / LOCAL TRACK ACTION

NEW RAMS FOOTBALL COACH MICHEAL MCGUIRE

BIG HORN RAMS FOOTBALL - Last Friday Sheridan County School District 1 announced the hiring of Micheal McGuire as the next Head football coach at Big Horn high school.

For the last couple of year McGuire has been an assistant on Don Julian's staff at Sheridan high school.

McGuire has Head coaching experience leading the program at Riverside before coming to Sheridan and says he loves coaching and wanted to get back to being a Head coach.

Buffalo Gymnasts Perform Well at Cheyenne Meet

 Marissa Harriet, Mallory Capron and Gracie Meachum took the Level 9 State Champ
Amanda Pugh, Skylar Parrot and Erica Little were runners-up in Level 5.

Girls from Summit Gymnastics in Buffalo attended the State Meet in Cheyenne March 24 and came home with 10 State Champions in different events.

Three girls, Marissa Harriet, Mallory Capron and Gracie Meachum took the Level 9 State Championship.

Amanda Pugh, Skylar Parrot and Erica Little were runners-up in Level 5.

Anna Capron took fifth place in All-Around for Level 7.

The team took second place in the state at the meet.

Bison Shut Out Bearcats 6-0

The Bison soccer team hosted Douglas Monday night and shut the Bearcats out 6-0.

Buffalo scored in the first minute of the game, the 13th minute and in the 29th, 47th, 66th and 72nd minutes as well.

The Bison had 16 shots on goal to Douglas' 4. Buffalo had a 3-0 corner kick advantage and had 4 saves to the Bearcats' 8.

No score is available from the girls game yet.

Next up for both teams is Newcastle on Friday. The girls will be on the road while the boys will host the Dogies.

THE SPRING SPORTS SEASON RESUMES THIS WEEK / SHS COACH HONORED

NEWLY ELECTED HALL OF FAMER LARRY MARTOGLIO

BRONC / LADY BRONC SOCCER - The Sheridan soccer teams will be in Gillette for matches Friday the Lady Broncs are leading the league with a 4-0 record and are 9-0 overall and ranked number one in the 4-A soccer poll this week.

The Broncs are locked in a tight battle in league play, Head coach Kevin Riser says Friday's match in Gillette is a big one for the Broncs.

Johnson County HS Teams Resume Seasons This Week

High school sports teams from Buffalo and Kaycee will resume their schedules beginning today after taking the Easter Holiday weekend off.

Buffalo's soccer teams are ranked in the top five this week, with the Bison ranked #1 in 3A with a 5-0-1 record, and the girls sitting at #2 in 3A with a 2-4 overall record.

Both teams will be in action today with the Bison hosting the Douglas Bearcats and the Lady Bison on the road at Douglas. Game times are at 4 and 6pm in both Douglas and Buffalo.

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