Archive - Mar 17, 2011 - Sports

Sheridan Elks Hoop Shoot winner places third at the hoop shoot regionals

Noah Erickson of Sheridan came close to going all the way to
the National Hoop Shoot in the Boys 10-11 age group.

After winning the local, district, and state Hoop Shoots, he
represented Wyoming in the Elks Region 8 Hoop Shoot in
Denver on March 12.

Jeffery Hunt of Colorado made 20/25 free throws to win 1st.
Noah and Gary White of Nebraska both made 19/25. In the
shoot off, White made 5/5, Noah made 4/5, so Noah ended up
in 3rd place.


COWGIRLS BASKETBALL / WNIT - The Wyoming Cowgirls got 26 points from Hillary Carlson and 20 from Aubrey Vandiver in their 79-44 victory last night over Portland state.

The Cowgirls now stand at 23-8 overall and advance to the 2nd round of the tournament. They will play Monday night at home against Oklahoma state.

BRONC / LADY BRONC TRACK AND FIELD - The high school track season for the Broncs and Lady Broncs is scheduled to open Saturday at the Natrona county early bird invitational.