Troops fall to Gillette, head to Laramie tomorrow / Jets win their state tournament opener / Rockies fall to the Rangers

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers lost their home game with Gillette in seven innings via the10 run rule, Gillette jumped on the Troopers scoring four in the first inning and building on that lead through the 7th inning and going onto win the game 14-1 here's, Troops Head coach Ben Phillips.

The Troops head to Laramie to close out the regular season tomorrow and will face another very good team.

The American Legion double "AA" state tournament starts next Tuesday at Thorne-Rider stadium and Phillips talks about what the Troopers have to accomplish to make a deep run in the tournament.

JETS BASEBALL - The Sheridan Jets opened their state tournament in Casper yesterday and beat Rock Springs 15-0 they play again today against Cody at 4:00.

FALL SPORTS - The Sheridan Bronc football open two a days opening August 10th, the Big Horn Rams and Tongue River Eagles open on August 17th.

The start for volleyball. cross country, tennis and girls swimming all begin on the the 17th, fall golf has it's first tournament in Cheyenne August 20th and 21st.

All high school and junior high school athletes along with little guy football 5th and 6th graders must have sports physical completed before they can begin practice.

ROCKIES BASEBALL - The Colorado Rockies lost to the Rangers 10-8 yesterday.They have an off day today and open a series with the Cincinnati Reds tomorrow night we will have it live for you on 87.7 FM ESPN radio broadcast time is 6:05.