General's Schuelke Wins all-around National title at CNFR

Taygen Schuelke
Zeke Thurston

Sheridan college has a new national Rodeo champion.

Taygen Schuelke has won the coveted All Around Cowboy title at the CNFR this year.

Zeke Thurston placed 2nd in the nation in the bronc riding and Taygen was 3rd in the bronc riding and he was 4th in the bullriding.

Troops win - host RC #320 Sunday / Big Horn Wild and Scenic trail runs begins / Rockies - Brewers and Coors field

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers jumped out to a big lead and beat Summit,Colorado last night 11-2.

They have a change to their schedule tonight, their game with Cheyenne has been canceled so they have a couple of days off to get ready as they host a home double header Sunday afternoon with Rapid City Post #320 the first game is schedule to start at 1:00.

TROOPER YOUTH BASEBALL CAMP - The Troopers will hold the 20th annual Trooper youth baseball camp next week Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Thorne-Rider stadium.

Cheyenne's Nimmo promoted to 'AA" By the New York Mets

2011 Cheyenne East HS grad and former Cheyenne Post 6 baseball player Brandon Nimmo has received the call, to starting playing with the New York Mets ‘AA’ team in Binghampton, New York.

The 21-year old 2011 first round pick of the Mets, up until his 2014 promotion, has been with the single-A team in St. Lucie, Florida, where he had a .322 batting average, and he has led the Florida State League with an on base percentage of .448, and has hit 4 home runs.

Wyoming Extends Contract for Head Basketball Coach Larry Shyatt Through April of 2019

LARAMIE, Wyo. (June 17, 2014) - University of Wyoming Athletics Director Tom Burman announced Tuesday he is extending the contract of head men’s basketball coach Larry Shyatt through April of 2019.

Shyatt recently completed his third season at Wyoming since returning to UW in the spring of 2011 and his fourth overall season at Wyoming, having also served as head coach of the Cowboys for the 1997-98 campaign.

Hoop Camps continue at SC / Troopers host three this weekend / SC doing well at CNFR / 2014 WYO rodeo contestant list released

Troops host Cheyenne Friday night

HOOP CAMPS - Sheridan college women's basketball coach Frank McCarthy finishes up his girls youth basketball camp today, next week Generals Head coach Steve Smiley will host the final camp of the summer at the Hoffman dome for the summer as he and his staff host their Elite camp.

This camp is invitational only for the best high school players in Wyoming.

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are off until tomorrow when they have a home game with Cheyenne it's a single nine inning game first pitch at 6:00.

Troops three home games this weekend / Youth football and volleyball camps / SHS Boster club golf tourney

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are back at practice today getting ready for three game games this weekend. they will play at Thorne-Rider stadium Friday night hosting a single game with Cheyenne, first pitch will be at 6:00.

Head coach Ben Phillips talked about the importance of their pitching yesterday he says today getting back to the basics each week is what will make them better as they head into the final month of the regular season.

University of Wyoming Track & Field Adds 11 Commitments including a former Lady Bronc

LARAMIE, Wyo. (June 16, 2014) – University of Wyoming track and field coach Bryan Berryhill announced Monday that 11 student-athletes have committed to compete as Cowboys and Cowgirls beginning this fall. The group joins nine student-athletes who signed with Wyoming in February.

“I think all of our staff has done an outstanding job recruiting this year and this last group shows that,” Berryhill said. “We are exciting about this recruiting class and specifically that we expanded the depth of our program with these kids.

Weekend local sports wrap up with Hoops / Baseball and Football

WYO / MT ALL-STAR HOOPS - The 2014 Wyoming / Montana high school all star basketball series is history with Montana taking three of the four games, the Wyoming girls salvaged and overtime victory Saturday night

The Montana all-stars won both games in Sheridan Friday, the teams split Saturday in Billings.

The Wyoming girls battled into overtime Saturday night and won 81-75. The teams tied at 64 at the end of regulation, Gillette's Julia Seamans scored eight points in OT to lead team Wyoming to the victory.