(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton Elks-Legion Raiders salvaged its weekend tournament in Miles City, Mont. with two big wins in a row to end the tournament with a 3-3 record. On Sunday the Raiders defeated Glascow, Mont., 14-4 and then in the night cap defeated Billings 4-3, avenging a previous loss earlier in the tournament.
(Miles City, Mont.) – The Riverton Elks-Legion Raiders will play at 12:30 today in the 2015 Harry Griffith Tournament against the Billings Halos, a team that defeated them 9-0 earlier in the tournament. So far, the Raiders have posted a 1-3 record at the tournament.
(Pavillion, Wyo.) – Score another victory for the bulls in today’s Fremont County Youth Rodeo in Pavillion, at least in the 9-11 age group. Only a few scores were recorded.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (June 25, 2015) – Wyoming’s Larry Nance Jr. was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers with the 27th pick of the first round in Thursday night’s NBA draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. He is the 28th Cowboy taken in the NBA draft and first since Theo Ratliff in 1995.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The championship of the Lander Little League was decided Wednesday night and the top team is the Padres. They defeated the Twins 5-3 in the championship game at City Park.
(Powell, Wyo.) – The Riverton Elks/Legion Raiders traveled to Powell Wednesday night and came up short as Powell brought their big bats to bear. Final Score Raiders 1, Powell 13 in five innings.
(PHOENIX, June 23, 2015) – In anticipation of their upcoming 90th anniversary tour, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters held their ninth annual player draft today.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander Valley High School Ski Coach was finalist for a Coach of the Year honors by the National High School Athletic Coaches Association. Emily Tilden had earlier been nominated for the honor by the Wyoming Coaches Association. She was nominated in the “Special Sports” category and is in the running with seven other finalists from around the country.
(Green River, Wyo.) – The Riverton Elks/Legion Raiders are in the championship game of the Green River Wood Bat Tournament today at 3 p.m.
The final big Senior Babe Ruth Baseball tournament in Lander for the season is this weekend. This weekend’s tournament will determine some of the seeding for the state tournament coming up in Rock Springs.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Wyoming’s boating season is now in full swing and with the busy Fourth of July holiday coming up, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department reminds boaters to take special care to make sure watercraft regulations are being followed to ensure safety on Wyoming’s waters.
(Wyoming) – While splashing in the waters of Wyoming’s pools and lakes is a favorite summer pastime for many families, swimmers should be careful to avoid catching or spreading recreational water illnesses.
Laramie, Wyo. (June 15, 2015) — Athlon Sports released on Monday its 2015 rankings of all Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) head coaches in the country. Athlon also named its Top 15 “Coaches on the Rise.” Wyoming head coach Craig Bohl was ranked by Athlon among those Top 15 “Coaches on the Rise.” He was also ranked No. 2 among Mountain West head football coaches, and was ranked No. 49 out of the 128 NCAA FBS coaches.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Two-point guard for Central Wyoming College, Xavier Webb signed a national letter of intent to play basketball at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas. Sul Ross is a NCAA Division III school where Webb will continue as a two-point guard for the team.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – University of Wyoming head coach Larry Shyatt announced on Thursday the signing of Hayden Dalton of Central Wyoming College to a scholarship offer. Dalton is originally from Parker, Colo., where he played at Chaparral High School, the same high school as Wyoming senior guard Josh Adams. Dalton played one season at Central Wyoming and will have three years of eligibility remaining at the University of Wyoming.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Green River Knights held off a late Riverton charge to win the Roy Peck Memorial Wood Bat Tournament Saturday night 6-4.
The Riverton Renegades participated in the Buffalo Tournament last weekend and won. They lost their first game to Newcastle 6-2 and then battled back playing 6 games the next two days to win the tournament. The scores of their last six games:
(Riverton, Wyo.) – It’s been six years since the Riverton Elks/Legion Raiders won their own Roy Peck Wood Bat Baseball tournament. They’re hoping to change that today.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A power outage that impacted 3,155 Riverton customers of Rocky Mountain Power also included both the Riverton Babe Ruth and Elks/Legion Raiders’ respective ball parks Thursday night, but the power came back on just after 6:30 p.m.
(Thermopolis, Wyo.) -Another 3-0n-3 championship team from the weekend tourney in Thermopolis includes the 12 and under Shells Bells, made up of Dorianna White, Kappi Mulherin, Jaden Ferris, Inila’le Ware (above).