Archive - Jun 2017 - Sports

June 29th

Troopers Drop Opener of Cheyenne Tournament / Rockies at D-Backs Tonight / SC Volleyball Camp Opens Next Friday

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers lost the opener of the Cheyenne Post 6 tournament Thursday dropping a 9-0 game against Greely, Colorado.

They will play two games today they have the Cheyenne Hawks this afternoon and with play Cheyenne Post 6 tonight they also have games tomorrow and Sunday.

Starting next week on Wednesday they will play six straight at home it will start against Laurel, Montana, Head coach Ben Phillips.

June 28th

Sheridan City Golf Championship is Next Week / Rockies Losing Streak Reaches Eight / Lady Generals Volleyball set to Host a Youth Camp

KENDRICK GOLF COURSE - Kendrick golf course will host the Sheridan city championship next weekend Saturday and Sunday July 8th and 9th.

Kendrick golf course Professional Brian James says the City championship is great tradition for local golfers.

June 27th

Troopers win Again at RC / Rockies fall at the Giants in Extra Innings / Kendrick Golf Course set to Host the City Championship

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers picked up another victory in Rapid City Tuesday winning 15-0 behind the pitching of Quinton Brooks they head to Cheyenne for a tournament tomorrow.

The pitching has been the key the Troopers success most of the season and Head coach Ben Phillips says the entire staff has been solid for the most part for the last two months.

Big Horn Equestrian Center Polo Results

Winners: R.R. Williams & Associates – Greta Knapp from Bank of the West, Kris Bowman, Trent Passini, Morgan Bowman, Richard Dudman, Todd Swanson (MVP sponsor), Joe Fitzsimons, and Donella Winkler from Bank of the West.

Here are the results from the Bank of the West Cup held Sunday June 25, 3:00 p.m. at the Big Horn Equestrian Center:

R.R. Williams & Associates defeated Big Horn Beverage 12-5.

MVP was Joe Fitzsimons of R.R. Williams.
Best Playing Pony was Joe Fitzsimons’ mare “Gavilan”.

R.R. Williams & Associates:

#1 Kris Bowman / Morgan Bowman

#2 Trent Passini

#3 Joe Fitzsimons
#4 Richard Dudman

June 26th

Troopers Head to RC Today / Rockies Losing Streak Reaches six / SRD has "Fresh air Friday" This Week

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are coming off a Doubleheader sweep at Cody Head coach Ben Phillips says pitching played a big factor in both victories.

The play a Doubleheader at Rapid City Post #320 today they head to Cheyenne for a tournament Thursday they'll play four games.

June 25th

Local Youth Rodeo / SC Rodeo on Summer Break / Troopers win two More / Rockies Have Dropped Five Straight

RODEO - The National Junior High Finals rodeo closed out over the weekend in Lebanon, Tennessee Tavy Leno from Sheridan finished 14th in the Average in the Goat Tying she also competed in the Ribbon Roping Cade Relaford had one qualifying ride in the Bronc Riding.

The National High School Finals rodeo will be in Gillette and starts July 16th.

The 2017 Sheridan WYO rodeo week starts July 10th.

June 22nd

NJRHFR Continues / Troopers Play two in Cody Tonight / Rockies Head to LA

YOUTH RODEO - The National Junior High Finals rodeo continues today in Lebanon, Tennessee in the Bronc riding Cade Relaford finished up his second ride Thursday posting a score of 44 after getting a no time in his first ride.

Tavy Leno posted times of 9.67 and 10.67 in her two runs in the Goat Tying she has one more run to make in the Ribbon Roping that will be tomorrow morning.

The finals of all the events will take place tomorrow night.

SRD - The Sheridan Recreation District has their first "Fresh Air Friday" outing for kids today.

June 21st

Sheridan's Newest Park to Come on Line in August / Rockies fall to the D-Backs / Troopers Play two in Cody Tomorrow

SHERIDAN REC. DISTRICT - The Sheridan Recreation District board met Wednesday one of the agenda items was an update on the new West 5th street park and sports fields.

SRD Director Richard Wright says the new park is expected to open in August.

The new park will be a first for the Rec district it's called a "Fertigation" system that will water and feed the grass at the same time.

Sheridan "Young Riders" Rodeo Results

The 17th annual Young Rider Rodeo was held at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 17.

65 contestants entered, Wyoming was represented from Sheridan, Wolf, Moorcroft, Casper, Dayton, Banner, Greybull, Clearmont, Ranchester and Gillette while Montana was represented from Busby, Billings, Shepherd, Hardin and Broadus.

This rodeo is held every Father’s Day weekend and contestant ages were from 2 years to 18 years.

Pole Bending
1st Tinley Cooper (Sheridan), 2nd Olivia Schmeiser (Wolf)

June 20th

Troopers win two Head Back out on the Road / Rockies Winning Streak Extended to six Straight / Kendrick Golf Course Hosts a Fundraising Scramble Friday

TROOPER BASEBALL - Rain and Lightning didn't stop the Troopers from picking up two more victories Tuesday night as they swept a Doubleheader from Riverton 10-2 and 14-4.

Next up for the Troopers will be a road Doubleheader at Cody Friday night in all the Troopers will play their next eight games on the road and return to Thorne-Rider stadium July 5th.

They are coming off a great stretch of 16 games in 12 days that has them at 29-12 overall Head coach Ben Phillips says the players played great at last week's tournament in Omaha,Nebraska.