Sports

MWC Announces New Football and Basketball Scheduling Structures

DENVER, Colo. - The Mountain West Conference today made several announcements prompted by the new 12-team football alignment and 11-institution configuration in all other sports beginning with the 2013-14 academic year.

The league’s directors of athletics formed two football divisions based upon common geographic regions and traditional rivalries, while also creating the first Mountain West football championship game.

SHERIDAN ICE FIGURE SKATING

The Sheridan Ice Team place 2nd! Their best finish at this event to date.

Individual results are as follows:

Katelyn Kayser - competed in four FS4 events, earning 2 second place and 2 third place medals

Maggie Pierce - competed in two FS4 events, earning 2 first place

Elizabeth Winnop - competed in four FS3 events, earning 2 first place and 2 second place

Catherine Winnop -competed in four FS3 events earning 1 first place and 3 second place

Molly Butler - competed in four FS1 events, earning 2 first place, 1 second place and 1 fourth place

GENERALS / LADY GENERALS WEDNESDAY VS CASPER / SC INTRODUCES SOCCER THIS FALL

SHERIDAN COLLEGE BASKETBALL - The Sheridan college Generals and Lady Generals play at home Wednesday night against Casper college.

The Generals are tied with Casper for the conference lead mid-way through the conference schedule. Generals Head coach Steve Smiley says anytime the generals and T-Birds get together it's a great night not only for the teams but fans as well.

and he says the generals are playing well right now and are looking forward to the challenge of facing a very good Casper club.

SHERIDAN DARTBALL ASSOCIATION RECORDS / RESULTS

1. Catering by R/P 28 - 2
2. A+ Plumbers 21 - 9
3. Michelob 21 - 9
4. JS Machine 20 - 10
5. Busch Boys 20 - 10
6. CR Best 18 - 12
7. Budweiser 17 - 13

WEEKEND LOCAL SPORTS WRAP UP

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Bronc and Lady Bronc basketball opened conference play the Lady Broncs swept victories at home over Cheyenne South and Laramie to run their record to 13-1 overall.

This week they will play on the road at Cheyenne Central and Cheyenne East both games will broadcast live on 87.7 FM ESPN radio Friday night at 7:30 and Saturday at 1:30.

The Broncs beat Cheyenne South 58-56 Friday and fell at Laramie 66-44 on Saturday.

Johnson County HS Sports Wrap For January 21

High School sports teams in Johnson County were busy again this weekend with all teams in action.

The Bison boys' basketball team went 1-1 over the weekend, beating Newcastle 49-28 Thursday, and losing to Torrington 48-42 on Saturday.

COWBOYS TAKE DOWN #15 SDSU

Senior forward Leonard Washington and sophomore forward Larry Nance Jr. both notched double-doubles to lead the University of Wyoming men's basketball team to a 58-45 win over No. 15/14 San Diego State on Saturday night in the Arena-Auditorium.

A crowd of 9,573, UW's largest in the AA since 2005, watched the Pokes lead wire-to-wire after amassing a 20-9 lead at halftime.

BRONCS / LADY BRONCS POST VICTORIES IN CONFERENCE OPENERS

BRONC / LADY BRONC HOOPS - The Bronc and Lady Bronc basketball teams posted victories Friday night against Cheyenne South. The Lady Broncs led by 14 at halftime and went onto to pick up their 12th win of the year beating the Bison 74-50, Hailey Ligocki and Robbie Ryan led the way with 15 points each.

They host Laramie this afternoon at 1:00 you can hear the game live on 87.7 FM ESPN radio.

The Broncs won a seesaw battle at South Friday night holding off the Bison 58-56 Reed Ritterbusch led the Broncs will 24 points Dylan Daniels had 11.

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