(Laramie, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Cowboys kick off a new season this Saturday with: a new quarterback, in senior Cameron Coffman; one of the Mountain West Conference’s premier defensive players, in senior defensive end Eddie Yarbrough; and one of the league’s top running back tandems, in senior Shaun Wick and sophomore Brian Hill. For its season-opening game, Wyoming will be hosting the University of North Dakota in a first-ever meeting between the two schools in football. The game is scheduled for a 2 p.m. start from Wyoming’s War Memorial Stadium.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Dubois Rams played in a four team six-man football scrimmage this afternoon in Riverton, testing out their offense and defense in a controlled practice with Meeteetse, Little Snake River and Midwest. Each team’s offense and defense had 12 plays from the 40 yard line with the teams rotating against each other.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The fall sports season has begun in Wyoming. Here are Friday’s highlights
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Central Wyoming College cross country team went to Gillette August 22 to have a time trial with Gillette College. It was a cold Saturday morning for the team for the two and half mile practice run.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Most of the county teams will have scrimmages this coming Friday before the start of the regular season on September 4th. Notable among the scrimmages is the Friday night practice between Riverton and Worland at Wolverine Field. The inaugural class of the RHS Hall of Fame will be introduced to the crowd at the game that evening, prior to the official ceremony and dinner on Saturday evening at the high school. Read more about the Hall of Fame inductees here.
Laramie, Wyo. (Aug. 22, 2015) — It was evident following Saturday’s scrimmage that the Wyoming Cowboys have two quarterbacks who have developed to a point where they’ve earned the confidence of head coach Craig Bohl. In a 41-play scrimmage on Saturday morning, redshirt senior quarterback Cam Coffman and sophomore QB Josh Allen both looked sharp. While complete stats weren’t kept on the closed scrimmage, Coffman did complete 6 of 9 passes (.667) for 76 yards, and Allen was 5 of 6 (.833) for 52 yards and two touchdowns.
MISSOULA, Mont. (Aug. 21, 2015) – The University of Wyoming women’s soccer team outshot Montana 11-7 on Friday night, including 6-1 in shots on goal, but ended its season opener with a 0-0 double-overtime tie against the Grizzlies. Sophomores Shaina Ashouri and Summer Halle paced the Cowgirls with two shots each.
A challenging conference schedule awaits the University of Wyoming wrestling program in the inaugural season in the Big 12 Conference. The Pokes will face every team in the conference with the exception of West Virginia.
Laramie, Wyo. (Aug. 14, 2015) — Friday saw the Wyoming Cowboy Football team practice in full pads for the first time in fall camp. The Pokes held a spirited two and one half hour practice on the grass practice field south of War Memorial Stadium. The practice saw the No. 1 and No. 2 units go against one another in 11-on-11 situations for much of the practice. Due to it being the first day in full pads, the contact was limited to ‘thudding up’, meaning players were hit but not taken to the ground.
LARAMIE, Wyo. – The University of Wyoming Cowgirl Soccer team rallied from a two-goal deficit to earn a 3-2 victory over Omaha on Thursday afternoon at the Louis S. Madrid Sports Complex. Three different Cowgirls tallied goals in the contest for UW in their first exhibition match of the season.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – The second day of fall football practice for the Wyoming Cowboys saw redshirt senior Cameron Coffman bounce back from the flu he suffered on Monday to impress head coach Craig Bohl. Bohl was also impressed with sophomore running back Brian Hill and a number of newcomers.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A Riverton High School graduate who signed on with the Central Wyoming College Volleyball team this past spring has been named a “Top Newcomer” by the National Junior College Athletic Association.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Former Cowgirl basketball players Kaitlyn Mileto and Kayla Woodward have each signed contracts to play overseas this upcoming year.
(Norman, Okla.) — For the fourth-consecutive season, the University of Wyoming men’s golf program has been named All-Academic by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA), the organization announced earlier this week.
(Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada)- Former University of Wyoming quarterback Brett Smith will make his first professional start for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League tonight, Friday, July 31 in a game to be televised on ESPN2 at 7 p.m., Mountain Time.
(Los Angeles, Calif.) – University of Wyoming’s former star basketball forward Larry Nance Jr. back in June was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers. Even though the season hasn’t started yet, the rookie continues to garner national attention.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – The University of Wyoming wrestling program will have a new home beginning next season as the Big 12 Conference announced the addition of six affiliate members to the league. The Big 12 will now feature 10 teams as the four current members of the conference in Iowa State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and West Virginia will be joined by the Cowboys, Air Force, Northern Colorado, North Dakota State, South Dakota State and Utah Valley.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Native Athletic Association and Montana Native American Athletic Association will be hosting the Wyoming-Montana Native All-star games this weekend.
Laramie, Wyo. — The Mountain West Conference has announced its 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete Award winners, and the University of Wyoming had 58 student-athletes named to this year’s team.