Rustlers’ Burnett remains top competitor after Casper Rodeo

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Central Wyoming College’s junior, Kaylee Burnett has maintained her second place position for the Central Rocky Mountain Region in the women’s all-around, just behind Gillette College’s Taylor Engesser. Burnett placed fourth in the barrels at last weekend’s rodeo, hosted by Casper College, with 15.83 seconds in the long-go round and 15.85 in the short-go round. Burnett is currently in fifth place standings for the region in barrel racing.

Wyoming Defense Generates Two Interceptions and Four Sacks, Offense Displays Depth at Running Back in First Spring Scrimmage

 Laramie, Wyo. (April 11, 2015) —  It was a perfect day for football on Saturday in Wyoming’s War Memorial Stadium as the Wyoming Cowboys held their first spring scrimmage.  Wyoming’s defense sacked Cowboy quarterbacks four times, intercepted two passes and recovered one fumble.  The Cowboy offense showed off depth at running back as it generated 226 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns.

Cowboys to scrimmage Saturday at War Memorial Stadium; First of spring drills

      Laramie, Wyo. (April 10, 2015) —  The second week of Wyoming spring football practice will conclude with the Cowboys’ first scrimmage of spring on Saturday morning.  While the scrimmage will be closed to the media and the general public, players and coaches will conduct interviews with the media in the Rochelle Athletics Center when the scrimmage concludes between 12:30 and 1 p.m. on Saturday.

Two Meets On Tap This Weekend for UW Track and Field

LARAMIE, Wyo. (April 8, 2015) – The University of Wyoming men’s and women’s track and field teams face two high-level meets this weekend at the New Mexico Quadrangular on Friday in Albuquerque, N.M. and the Colorado Invite on Saturday in Boulder, Colo. Events start at 8 a.m. MT on Friday at UNM Track & Field Stadium and 11 a.m. on Saturday at Potts Field. Fans can follow live results of both meets through GoWYO.com.

Wind River’s Whitlock to rodeo at LCCC; Letter of Intent signed on Tuesday

(Pavillion, Wyo.) – Chesnie Whitlock was attracted to Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne because of the college’s equine science program. “I think I’d like to go into equine therapy, and they have a good program there,” Whitlock said Tuesday afternoon before signing a letter of intent to rodeo with the Golden Eagle program. “They have a very nice indoor arena there.

Mountain West to renew basketball challenge with “The Valley” next season

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Mountain West and Missouri Valley conferences announced today an agreement to renew the annual Mountain West/Missouri Valley Challenge for men’s basketball. The revived Challenge Series will feature head-to-head competition between 10 Mountain West and 10 Missouri Valley teams annually, with each conference hosting five games apiece each season.