06/03/09 Sports for Wednesday

Spring runoff has begun and fishing opportunities have shrunk to local lakes. Survey nets have been dropped into Lake De smet and a few illegally stocked walleyes have been caught in that operation. Game and fish information specialist Warren Mischke says those walleyes have found a new home in a popular fishing site east of Sheridan Healy resevoir.For a complete map and fishing regulations in northeast Wyoming you can stop by the game and fish office on 5th street. In other fishing notes the Story fish hatchery has been closed to the public for the last couple of years as new construction continues but fish and egg production at the facility have continued.The Story hatchery is expected to be open the the pubic in the spring of 2010.We will continue our game and fish series with Mischke during our local sportscast tomorrow.

The Sheridan media benefit golf tournament will be played at Kendrick golf course next week on Friday the 12th, it's a four person team scramble with proceeds to the Sheridan public arts committee.To sign up as a tournament sponsor or to join us as a team or player call us at Sheridan media at 672-7421, registration forms can be found at Kendrick golf course, The Sheridan country club in the Country bounty and on line at sheridanmedia.com.

The 2009 state Senior Olympic games will be held in July in Rock Springs. Sheridan made a successful two year run hosting the senior games which now shift to the southern end of the state for the next two years. This year's games will be held July 22nd-25th in Rock Springs to register for the games go the state senior Olympics web site wyseniorolympics.com.

The Sheridan Troopers have postponed Trooper baseball camp the rain has made conditions at Thorne-rider stadium too wet so the camp will now be held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday next week again the camp will run each day from 9am to noon it's too late to send in preregistration but American legion baseball general manager Dan Bilyue will take registration beginning at 8 o'clock Monday morning at the ball park.

The NHL finals might be a good series after all,last night Pittsburgh beat Detroit 4-2 after the Wings had won games one and two in Detroit.Game four will be played tomorrow night in Pittsburgh.

The NBA finals start tomorrow night in Los Angeles, the Lakers host game one with Orlando.Game one begins at 7 pm the entire NBA final series will be broadcast by ABC.

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