Troopers Host Gillette / Jets win State Opener / Rockies Rip the Padres / NHSFR Continues in Gillette

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers host Gillette tonight at 6:00 it's Sponsor appreciation night at the ballpark as the Troopers host a free BBQ for all their sponsors and sponsor employees before the game.

The Troops close out the regular season Saturday at home against Cheyenne, the state tournament starts Wednesday Casper.

JETS BASEBALL - The Sheridan Jets opened the American Legion "B" state tournament in Rock Springs with a 12-3 win over Gillette, Jaxson Parker was the winning pitcher, Quinn McCafferty went 3-4 with 2 RBI and Caden Sargent had 3 hits as well, they play Casper this afternoon.

ROCKIES BASEBALL - The Colorado Rockies blasted San Diego Padres Wednesday afternoon here's the wrap up. You can hear tomorrow night's game on Sports Talk 87.7 FM.

BRONC FOOTBALL - The Bronc football team opens camp August 7th, Tuesday we heard from Bronc Senior Lineman Blayne Baker who talked about following the Bronc football "Process" Head coach Don Julian says it's what has given the Broncs a chance to be competitive over the years against the bigger schools in class 4-A.

Baker verbally committed to play at the University of Wyoming and is one of a handful that have received offers to play for the Cowboys and Julian says it's been refreshing to see the Cowboy program open it's doors to more Wyoming high school players.

FALL SPORTS - The Big Horn Rams and Tongue River Eagles open football camp August 9th.

The fall high school golf and tennis seasons opens for practice August 7th, girls swimming along with cross country and volleyball open August 14th.

NHSFR - The national high school finals rodeo is going on this week in Gillette from Sheridan county Wheaton Williams will make his final run in the Team roping Saturday morning.

Ellie Bard made her two runs in the pole bending yesterday and runs of 20.553 and 21.111, Shyanna Cahoy is up in the breakaway roping today.

McKenna Balkenbush had a good run in the breakaway roping yesterday with a time of 2.56 she will make her second run in the Goat tying today.

Blaine Miranda is up in the trap shooting he will compete today and DeLani Cunningham is competing in the Rodeo queen competition.

The NHSFR Queen will be crowned Saturday night with the national championships awarded in all events Saturday night in the Short Go at 7:00.