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 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 23, 2018 

Hear Me Out...What if we did away with the NBA and NFL Drafts?

The NBA Draft went down Thursday night and 60 men saw their dreams come to fruition as they joined the world's best basketball league. The days leading up to the draft there was plenty of...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 22, 2018

Consistency at the plate the main focus for Worland Baseball

Consistency at the plate the main focus for Worland Baseball By ALEX KUHN Sports Editor WORLAND - Defense and pitching have been strong for the Worland Baseball 13U and are the team's go-to strengths...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 21, 2018

Worland Wildfires picking up steam

WORLAND - The season started slowly for the Worland Wildfires 16U team, but over the last couple of weeks the team has found their rhythm and have strung together strong performances. Opening the seas...

 
 By Scott Nulph    Sports    June 20, 2018

A season to remember

LARAMIE – The 2017-18 sports season began for the University of Wyoming women's soccer team by dropping a 2-1 decision at Baylor on Aug. 20 and ended with Ja'la Henderson earning her second...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 19, 2018

Plan to put field 4 to use being considered

WORLAND - Field 4 at Newell Sargent Park is hardly used during the baseball and softball seasons, but that could change soon if Worland Recreation Board baseball commissioner Ken Shearer's plan is...

 

James ready to improve his game, take on new challenge with Cowboys

LARAMIE – Justin James got the feedback he wanted. Now, the University of Wyoming senior guard is back on campus working on what NBA coaches and staff told him to improve in order to give...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 16, 2018

Hear Me Out...Father's Day

My father, Pete Kuhn, passed away in a mining accident on Oct. 31, 2017. I know, a downer way to start the column but hang with me. This will be the first Father's Day I don't give him a call or...

 
 By AP    Sports    June 15, 2018

Bull rider is back in Casper 1 year after near-fatal ride

CASPER (AP) — One year ago Friday, Bradie Gray almost died. At the 2017 College National Finals Rodeo, Frontier Rodeo bull Levi the Boss bucked Gray, an Odessa College rider, and stepped on his chest. Gray initially stood up under his own power...

 
 By LEW FREEDMAN    Sports    June 14, 2018

Cody Nite Rodeo begins 80th year

CODY (AP) - Last year the lament behind the chutes at Stampede Park of "Where have all the bareback riders gone?" was not part of a country song, but a daily question for Cody Nite Rodeo in Wyoming....

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 13, 2018

Worland Football camp set for July 23-25

WORLAND - The Worland football camp gets underway on July 23-25 at Worland High School and is open to those in grades third through 12th. The morning sessions will be for grades 3-8 at 9-11 a.m. and...

 
 By Scott Nulph    Sports    June 12, 2018

A quick learning curve

LARAMIE – Kelsey Lensegrav comes from a rodeo family. Father Ken was the all-around and bareback riding champion at the 1988 College Nationals Final Rodeo. Sister, Katie, twice competed at the CNFR... Full story

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 9, 2018

Hear Me Out...Getting a jump on the LeBron sweepstakes

Thank goodness for the NBA. If it weren’t for the NBA, today’s column would be about the NFL and their masochist approach to solving problems. Players’ kneeling during the anthem was dead and about to be buried with other NFL controversies...

 
 By Jenny Sanchez    Sports    June 9, 2018

UW's Henderson takes 17th in long jump

EUGENE, Ore. – University of Wyoming junior Ja'la Henderson came up short in her attempt to be the first Cowgirl to earn first team All-America honors in long jump in 48 years when she finished...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 8, 2018

Green Hills' new golf pro settling in

WORLAND — The Green Hills Golf Course has a new golf pro in Bill Watkins and for him the job is a dream come true. Watkins hails from California and having spent most of his life in “The Golden...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 7, 2018

Even with struggles, Simmons finds a way to place third

WORLAND - The JGAC (Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado) IMG Junior World qualifier tournament did not go as planned for Worland youth golfer Karsten Simmons, nonetheless, he still found the means to...

 
 By AP    Sports    June 6, 2018

DeMarcus Walker eager to pull his new weight in Year 2

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos mandated DeMarcus Walker bulk up this offseason. That was a big weight off his mind. As a rookie last season, Walker slimmed down to about 238 pounds in...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 5, 2018

Overcast named 3A boys soccer coach of the year

WORLAND - The awards and recognition for the Worland Warriors boys soccer team keeps coming. This time Warrior head coach Ron Overcast received the accolade by being named the 3A Boys soccer coach of...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 2, 2018

Hear me out...A wild week in the NBA

The NBA kicked off this week with three-straight days of headline news then had a wild Game 1 of the NBA. Sunday LeBron James made his eighth consecutive NBA Finals, Monday the Warriors showed why they're an all-time great team and Tuesday...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    June 2, 2018

13U Worland Baseball season underway

WORLAND - The season has begun for the 13U Worland baseball team and they have gotten off to a fast start. Their first two games of the season were on May 13 in Worland then on May 25-27 Worland...

 

Beauty and the Beast rodeo results

Beauty and the Beast rodeo results TEN SLEEP - The results from the Beauty and the Beast Rode in Ten Sleep on May 26 are as follows. Bareback 1. Chance Ames 75 2. Myles Carlson 72 3. Colt Hoakana 63...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    May 30, 2018

Another excellent year in the books for Ten Sleep track

TEN SLEEP - The 2018 track and field season started with a bang for the Ten Sleep Pioneers and Lady Pioneers, and it ended with a bang at the 1A State meet in Casper on May 17-19. The goal heading...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    May 29, 2018

WHS spring golf wrap-up

WORLAND - The Worland High School boys and girls golf teams and Worland Middle school club team finished their spring season on May 11 in Thermopolis, and overall it was a promising season that built...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    May 26, 2018

Simmons battles through rain-soaked weather at JGAC tournament

WORLAND - Worland youth golfer Karsten Simmons finished second in the 16-19 age division at the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado tournament at Pelican Lakes Golf Club in Windsor, Colorado, on May...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    May 25, 2018

Four Lady Warriors and four Warriors named to 3A All-State soccer teams

WORLAND -Now that the 3A boys and girls soccer seasons are finished and champions crowned, the individual accolades will bring a close to the 2018 season. Both the Warriors and Lady Warriors are well...

 

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