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GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Pronghorn women (4-4) had a rough weekend at the South Campus. They fell to Snow College on Friday, 70-53, and lost to Salt Lake Community College, 71-45, Saturday afternoon. The men came from behind to down Williston St., 96-93, on Friday and the Great Falls University JV team, 107-47 Saturday afternoon. The mens games were played at Miles Community College in Miles City,
GILLETTE, Wyo-- Gillette Wild hockey player Trent Dillinger was promoted over the weekend to the next level up in tier 2 of the North American Hockey League.Dillinger will play down in Texas for the Amarillo Bulls. Trent was the second leading scor
The Gillette Camels football team lost the Wyoming 4A state championship game to the Natrona Mustangs Saturday 30-7 in War Memorial Stadium.The Camel defense hung tough and kept Natrona off the scoreboard through one quarter, causing two Natrona tu
GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Pronghorn women (4-2) won 76-72 in overtime to the Williston St. Tetons Saturday night. The men's game was just as exciting, with a 90-85 come-from-behind win for No. 9 Gillette College (6-1).
GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Pronghorn women (3-2) had a lead in the first half against No. 16 Western Nebraska Community College, but the Cougars were too much in the 77-55 loss. The No. 9 Pronghorn men (5-1) gave there fans a show against the Lamar Community College JV team. It was a 113-43 final in the men's game.

In the women's game, Gillette College was up 14-7 early in the first half.
PRESS RELEASE--Two Sheridan College men’s basketball players and one from the SC women’s team signed their letters of intent for the 2015-16 season.Sierra Toms, a 6-foot-1 post player from Gillette, Wyoming, signed with Black Hills State in Spe
GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Gillette College Pronghorn basketball teams started a 3-game Thursday night.
GILLETTE, Wyo.-- Head Coach Shawn Neary made it clear by saying, "I don't want people to get used to us sending three early," but it sure was a big day on Wednesday for Gillette College. Renard Suggs, Quinton Everett, and Lorenzo Bonam all officially sign their national letters of intent to four-year programs for next season.
 
Six Gillette Camel football players have been suspended and will not play in Saturdays 4A state championship game against Natrona due to disciplinary issues.The players suspended are seniors Cale Miessler, Dalton Suchor, Kade Greer, and Triston Sch
CASPER, Wyo.-- The Wright Lady Panther volleyball team are the 2014 state champions.The Lady Panthers capped off its' state title run by beating Big Horn in straight sets, (25-16, 25-22, 25-20) at the Casper Events Center. Wright defeated Lyman in
The Gillette Camel foootball team has earned an oppurtunity to play for a state title by beating Cheyenne East in two overtimes 34-31 Friday at East.The first half was a defensive struggle as Gillette took a 7-3 lead into halftime. At the half Gill

Camels lose First Match at State

The Gillette Lady Camel volleyball team will play in the losers bracket at state after losing to the 1 seed Kelly Walsh Thurday 3 sets to none (25-16, 28-26, 25-17)Gillette will try to stay alive this afternoon against Riverton. Riverton lost to Ch

Wright Volleyball Moves on at State

The Wright Lady Panthers volleyball team beat Thermopolis Thursday in straight sets (25-15, 25-7, 25-13).With the victory Wright is in the semi-finals, where this afternoon they will play Lyman. The 1 seed from the west, Lyman beat Burns in straigh

Pronghorn men handle Colorado Kings

GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The No. 9 Pronghorn men (2-0) had more of a challenge Saturday night against the Colorado Kings, but ultimately defeated teh all-star team, 102-78.

Pronghorn women flat against NJC, Men crush UM-W JV

GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The 2014 season for the Pronghorn basketball teams started Friday night at the South Campus. The women (0-1) had a rough start, falling to Northeastern Junior College (NJC, 1-0), 83-68. The Pronghorn men (1-0) had no trouble against the University of Montana-Western JV squad. The final for the men's game was 133-78.

 

Pronghorn men to start season in top ten

The first rankings for the 2014-15 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) basketball season is out. The Gillette College men's team will start out where it left off.

 

Panthers go winless for the season

Pine Bluffs, Wyo.-- The Wright Panthers (0-8) could not stop the running game of the Burns Broncs (2-6) on Friday night. The final was 34-8 from Pine Bluffs.
 

A coin Flip Will Decide the Camels Playoff Seed

The Gillette Camel football team lost to the Cheyenne East Thunderbirds 28-14 Friday. With Sheridan winning, a coin flip will determine what seeds Gillette, Sheridan and East will be due to the three way tie. The first half was a 7-7 defensive

The Wild Get a Home Win Over Yellowstone

GILLETTE Wyo--Last night the Gillette Wild hockey team beat the Yellowstone Quake 7-2, behind two T.J. McMinn goals.Gillette earned its 6th win of the season despite 14 penalty minutes. The Wild took 68 shots while the Quake took onl

The Wolves Can Still Make The Playoffs

MOORCROFT, WYO-- If the Moorcroft Wolves football team beats the Lingle Ft. Laramie Doggers Friday, they have an opportunity to make the playoffs for the first tins since 2008.The (3-4) Wolves have already matched its win total over the l

If The Patriots Win Friday: They're In The Playoffs

The Upton-Sundance football team has one game left versus Southeast Friday, and the playoff scenario is simple. The winner is in, the loser is out.The Patriots beat the Gillette sophomores last Thursday 60-8. Southeast is (2-3) in the 1A

Gillette Camel Report

VolleyballGILLETTE Wyo.--The 5th ranked Gillette Lady Camel volleyball team went 0-2 in Cheyenne this past week, losing to Central Friday in straight sets (19-25,12-25,17-25) and East Saturday (21-25,12-25,18-25)The Lady Camels are (17-13) ove

Camels beat Laramie 48-32

Gillette Camel football picked up an important road win in Laramie Friday 48-32. The 2nd ranked Camels maintained a comfortable lead throughout the contest. Laramie scored a few late touchdowns to make the score closer. The (7-1) Camels have w

Panthers lose a heartbreaker

WRIGHT, Wyo.-- The Wright Panthers (0-7) were on the verge of their first win of the season. However, Brenden Lloyd-the quarter back for the Pinedale Wranglers- kept a fourth and 21 play alive to help his team eventually win 30-28 on Friday night.

 

Sundance Sports Report

Upton-Sundance FootballSundance Wyo.--The Upton Sundance Patriots football team shutout Pine Bluffs Friday 38-0. With the win the Pats are (3-3) on the year. So far Upton-Sundance has yet to win two straight games. Next week they will try

Renard Suggs to become a Cougar

GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Gillette College Pronghorns basketball teams are about to start their sixth season. A quarter of the men's team already knows where they will be playing after their Gillette College experience. Renard Suggs, a 6'3 guard from Woodbury, Minnesota, is the latest player to make a verbal commitment.

 

Panthers blanked by Wheatland

WRIGHT, Wyo.-- The Wheatland Bulldogs (5-1) shut out the Wright Panthers (0-6) Friday night by a score of 61-0.

It was the third game in a row that Wheatland didn't allow its opponent to score. Wright was able to force a fumble that it recovered, one turnover on downs and a punt. Wheatland's first place defense in the 2A didn't allow Wright to get in the red zone.

 

The Camels are Now 6-1

The Gillette Camel football won Friday at home against the Rock Springs Tigers 41-7. The Camels scored on its' first offensive play on a 45-yard touchdown pass from Quarterback Cale Miessler to receiver Josh Hughes. Rock Springs answered

Camel Tennis Earns Individual Awards

The Gillette Camels tennis team had 14 players named to the Wyoming Coaches Association all state team. There were seven selections each for the boys and girls teams.Boys:Dawson Miessler Tim Hayes Logan Myers Cory Myers Kyle Okray Garrett

Another Pronghorn commits to 4-year school

GILLETTE, Wyo.-- Only a few fans of the Gillette College Pronghorn men's team have heard of Quinton Everett. However, he has already verbally committed to play for the Montana State Bobcats for the 2015-16 season.

 

The Gillette Camels See a 2 Seed on the Horizon

The Gillette Camel football team now controls it's own destiny in order to get a number 2 seed in the Wyoming 4A state playoffs. After the Camels' dramatic come from behind 42-37 win in Sheridan the Camels are now 5-1 and are a game back fro

Camel Tennis Comes Close to Team Titles

Gillette Camel tennis preformed well at state in Gillette but it was not enough to earn team titles. The boys lost to Laramie by 3.5 points. The girls were edged by Central 52-47. The Camels had 14 of 16 players make it to their respective tit

Gillette Camel Football Recap

Gillette Camel football beats rival Sheridan 42-27 to take home the Energy Bowl trophy. Gillette won in come from behind fashion as 2nd ranked Sheridan led 21-7 at on point. The Camels were resilient and hung around. Down 2 with 1:33 left Gill

Wright still winless, falls to Newcastle

NEWCASTLE, Wyo.-- The young Wright Panthers are still in search of their first victory of the season after falling to Newcastle, 50-7, on Friday night.

The running game and motion offense was too much for the defense in the first half. The Dogies had a 37-0 lead at halftime. in the second half, the Panthers got on the scoreboard o n a 19-yard run by Sean Moldenhauer. 

In the second

Lady Panther Volleyball Still Remains Number 1

The Wright Panther Volleyball team is still at the top of the Wyopreps.com coaches and media polls. Big Horn is number 2 and Southeast is number 3.The Lady Panthers continued it's win by streak going 2-0 this past weekend. The Lady Panthers b

Bonam verbally commits to Southern Miss

Practice starts today for the Gillette College men's and women's basketball teams and one Pronghorn has already given a verbal commitment to a D-I university for next year, Lorenzo Bonam, a 6'4 sophomore guard from Inkster, Michigan, has verbally committed to play for Southern Miss in the 2015-16 season.

 

No. 1 Big Horn has no trouble against Panthers

WRIGHT, Wyo.-- The Big Horn Rams had no trouble against the Wright Panthers Friday night. The number one seed in 2A in the Wyopreps Coaches and Media poll won 54-21 against the Panthers.

It was 48-0 a few minutes into the third quarter, setting up the running clock for the rest of the game. Wright's Michael Yeradi ran a couple of quarterback keepers into the end zone for the Panthers and

Panthers improve, but fall to Glenrock

WRIGHT, Wyo.-- The Wright Panthers (0-2) made plenty of improvement Friday night against the Glenrock Herders (1-1), but it wasn't enough to get a win. Wright lost, 22-6.

 

Rough start for Wright Panther football

YODER, Wyo.-- The Wright Panthers (0-1) couldn't find the red zone Friday night against Southeast High School (1-1), as they fell to the Cyclones, 33-0.

 

Gillette Camel Football Soup Scrimmage

Gillette WY-- The Gillette Camel football team will hold it's annual scrimmage Friday night, August 22nd at 6. This will be the first time the lights will be on at Camel Stadium. It is a chance for Camel fans to see the Camels for the first time as they move ever closer to the regular season.

The scrimmage is important for many players on the squad due to

Camels to Name Starting Quarterback Early Next Week

The Gillette Camels are expected to name the starting quarterback soon after Friday's annual scrimmage. Head coach Vic Wilkerson says after the scrimmage the depth chart will be much clearer as they head into the regular season. This week will be critical for the two players vying for the job under center.

Senior Cale Miessler and junior Dalton Holst have been in a battle all off

Gillete Camels Practice Report

The Gillette Camels are back were back at it yesterday on day three of practice. The intensity level was high during seven on seven drills as the receivers and secondary competed on every snap.

Speaking of competition both quarterbacks in the running for the starting job received plenty of reps. The top two competitors are senior Cale Miessler and junior Dalton Holst. Head coach

Three players from the GGFA Blue Jays 12U Team selected to USSSA All star team

Gillette, WY--The GGFA 12 and under Blue Jays fast pitch softball team had 3 of their players selected to the Northern Colorado all-star team. Alissa West, Brittany Hughes, and Livia Castellanos were selected to play in the all-star game this weekend.

Ace Alissa West made it as a pitcher for the second straight year. West is the daughter of head coach Jim West. West is in his 12th year with

Riders games at Regional Tournament on 1270 AM!

The Basin Radio Network is pleased to announce that the Gillette Roughriders games at the Northwest Regional tournament in Eugene, Ore. can be heard on Newstalk 1270 and online here.
The first game is Thursday at 2pm Mountain Time. For a schedule of the games, click here. Keep in mind, game times on this link are based on the Pacific Time Zone.

Roughriders are state champs!

GILLETTE, Wyo.-- The Gillette Roughriders are the Wyoming AA American Legion champions for the first time since the 2008 season. The Riders downed the Casper Oilers 6-1 on Saturday night to earn a trip to the Northwest Regional tournament in Eugene, Oregon.

Tanner Rogen pitched a complete game and finished with nine strikeouts. He allowed only five hits in the game. He was also named the

Roughriders Outscore Casper Oilers

The Gillette Roughriders led the Casper Oilers, 5-0, after the first three innings of play, yesterday afternoon. Casper would rally to tie it, with five runs of their own, and the fourth and fifth innings, before Gillette scored seven runs in the top of the sixth. Casper cut the Riders' lead to just one, with a run in the seventh and five more in the eighth. Gillette sealed a 14-11 win, with

Two More Roughriders Sign To Play Collegiately

The Gillette Roughriders are now 41-30, and return home, tomorrow night, to take on Sheridan in a nine inning affair at Roughriders Stadium.

First pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m., you can hear it on NewsTalk 1270 KIML and basinsradio.com with coverage underway at 5:45.

Two more Roughriders have received college baseball scholarships. Seniors Lucas Rissler and Tanner Rogen have both agreed to

Former Pronghorn returns to Gillette as Rider's new assistant

Head Coach Will Rider of the Gillette College women's basketball team has found his new assistant coach to replace Steve Fettkether- Matt Strickland.

If you think you recognize that name, your brain isn't playing games with you. Strickland played for the Pronghorns during the 2010-12 seasons before transferring to Rocky Mountain College in Billings, Mont. to finish his college career.

Roughriders Take Post 14 Title

The Gillette Roughriders clinched the 2014 Post 14 Tournament Championship, Sunday morning, with a 4-0 win over Excelsior, Minnesota, at the Jamestown Tournament, in Jamestown, North Dakota.

The Riders got a complete game shut out from starting pitcher Cody Eaton, threw two strike outs and gave up six hits as he picked up a win on the mound.

The Riders scored two runs in the top of the

Cody Kelley To Play at Florida Prep School

Recent Campbell County High School graduate Cody Kelley will continue his basketball career at a prep school in Florida, next year, in hopes of eventually playing for a Division I program.

The two-time Wyoming Gatorade player of the year will play for the Ganon Baker Elev8 Institute, in Delray Beach, Florida, about an hour north of Miami, and take classes at Lynn University, a nearby Division

Former Roughrider Hinkel Commits to D-1 School

Former Riders standout shortstop Westin Hinkel has signed a Division 1 Baseball Scholarship with the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluffs. Hinkel who graduated from CCHS in 2012, played his first two years at Treasure Valley Community College in Ontario, Oregon.

Hinkel started at shortstop both years and helped lead the Chukars to back to back Eastern Division Championships and NWAAC

Riders Drop Two To Rapid City 320

The Gillette Roughriders head to Rapid City, tonight, where they will look to avenge a pair of losses, last night, to Rapid City Post 320.

In last night's double header at Roughrider stadium, the Riders were beaten by scores of 12-9 and 7-4.

In the first game, Gillette was behind 7-3 after 4 ½ innings, before they rallied to tie it with four runs in the bottom of the fifth. It

Eaton Downs Roughriders in Hladky Tournament Final

The Gillette Roughriders were runners-up in this weekend's Hladky Tournament at Roughrider stadium, falling to the Eaton Reds, from Eaton, CO, 10-3, in Sunday night's championship game.

After Gillette's Thursday game against Greeley was postponed until Saturday, because of rain, the Riders started their tournament play, Friday, with an 8-2 win over Longmont, Colorado. Lucas Rissler

Riders Rained Out In Hladky Tourney Opener

The Gillette Roughriders' game against Greeley, scheduled for last night, was postponed until Saturday because of the weather. The Hladky tournament continues, today, at Roughrider stadium. The Riders will face Longmont, Colorado at 5 o'clock this afternoon, and then Jackson at 7:30.

We'll have the first of those two games on NewsTalk 1270 KIML and basinsradio.com, with coverage

Roughriders go 3-3 at Billings Tournament

The Roughriders ended up going 3-3 at the Billings Tournament, as they were shut out, yesterday, by the Billings Scarlets, 6-0.

On Monday afternoon, the Riders scored one run in the top of the first, and three more in the fourth inning en route to a 4-1 win over Pocatello, Idaho, in their final game at the Billings Tournament.

Lucas Rissler delivered a double in the first inning and a

Roughriders 2-2, so far, at Billings Tourney

The Gillette Roughriders got off to a rough start, Friday, at the Billings Tournament, as Gillette fell, 17-1, to the Billings Royals.

The Riders bounced back, Saturday afternoon, with a 9-1 victory over Dickinson, North Dakota. Wyatt Estabrook got the win on the mound, as he struck out five batters, over five innings, and allowed one hit and one earned run.

Lucas Rissler was 3-for-3, with

Riders Sweep Post 164 In Home Doubleheader

The Gillette Roughriders improved their overall record to 29-13, last night, with a pair of wins over Spearfish Post 164.

In the first game, Gillette got two hits from Alex King, en route to a 5-1 win. 

Tanner Rogen struck out four batters, as he got the win on the mound. Hunter Sylte got the save, as he registered two strike outs in the top of the seventh.

In the second game, King

Beck, Adamson Claim State Rodeo Titles

Gillette High School Rodeo Club members Casey Beck and Linzee Adamson both captured Wyoming High School Rodeo Association state championships, Saturday, at the State Finals Rodeo in Douglas.

Beck took first in the Boys Cutting competition, with 222.25 points. Gillette’s Trase Johnson was third in the same event, with 199.5 points.

Adamson placed first in the Barrel Racing, with 212

Kelley, Fort Shine In Post-Season All-Star Games

Some recent graduates of Campbell County High School turned in some impressive performances over the weekend.

Cody Kelley led the Wyoming All-Stars in two basketball games against Montana, Friday and Saturday, while Austin Fort was named offensive MVP of Saturday’s Shrine Bowl football game.

Kelley scored 22 points to lead the Wyoming all-stars in a 105-103 loss to Montana, on Friday.

Roughriders Go 2-2 at Rich Hinseth Classic

The Gillette Roughriders went 2-2, in four games, at the Rich Hinseth Tournament, in Rapid City, over the weekend.

The Riders fell, 5-2, Friday morning, to Sioux Falls West. Josh Hughes had a double and an RBI for Gillette.
The Roughriders bounced back, Friday afternoon, with a 12-6 win over Brandon Valley. Ian Durgin had a big day on the mound, and at the plate.

Durgin went 4-for-5 with

Wilkerson Leads North Squad in Saturday's Shrine Bowl

The 41st Annual Shrine Bowl is this Saturday afternoon at Natrona County High School Stadium.

The North Roster will be Coached by Gillette football coach Vic Wilkerson. His assistants will include Jason Gill, from Gillette, and Andy Garland, from Upton/Sundance.

The North squad features three players from the 2013 Camels, they include Austin Fort, Billy Williams, and Bryce Lyman. Also

Kelley, Moerkerke, Seamans In WY vs MT All-Star Hoops

All-star high school basketball players, from Wyoming, will team up, Friday and Saturday, to take on similar teams from Montana.

The Wyoming boys team includes Gillette's Cody Kelley and Seth Moerkerke. The Wyoming girls feature the Camels' Julia Seamans.

Friday's game is in Sheridan; Saturday's contest will be held in Billings, Montana.

Kelley is a finalist for the 2014

Roughriders Win 3 Straight at Cherry Creek Tournament

After going 1-1, in the opening round of the Cherry Creek Baseball Tournament on Thursday, the Gillette Roughriders won their final three games of the weekend, Friday and Saturday, in Denver.

Early Friday afternoon, the Riders blanked Batters Box, a Connie Mack team from Denver, 8-0, behind twelve strikeouts from Wyatt Estabrook. Jarran Arbach and Alex King were both 2-for-4 at the plate.

Riders Go 1-1, Thursday, at Cherry Creek Tourney

The Gillette Roughriders went 1-1, in the opening round of the Cherry Creek Tournament, yesterday in Denver.

In the first of their two games, Gillette trailed 7-6, going into the bottom of the ninth inning against Ponderosa. In the bottom of the ninth, Ian Durgin brought home the winning run by hitting into a fielder's choice, and the Riders won 8-7.

Durgin finished with three RBIs.

Gillette Soccer Club Brings Home Three State Championshipsi

Gillette Edge U8 girls won the State Championship last weekend at the McDonalds State Cup held in Sheridan. The girls tied 0-0 against Sheridan, won 6-1 against Casper Red, and won 4-2 against Casper Black which put them in the championship game against Casper Red where they dominated again winning 6-0! Coaches are Tim and Kerri De Wine, team members are Aubry DeWine, Averi DeWine, Kaylee

Roughriders go 1-1 vs Mitchell, take two from Casper

The Gillette Roughriders improved their overall record to 21-9, by going 3-1, in four games over the weekend.

The only loss came in the opening game of Saturday's double-header against Mitchell Post 18, when the Riders fell 6-3. Gillette was down 6-0 before they responded with three runs in the bottom of the fourth.

The Roughriders bounced back in the second game, as they blanked Post

Roughriders Go 4-0 In Spring Classic Tourney

The Gillette Roughriders improved to 18-9 with four straight wins, over the weekend, at their Spring Classic Tournament.

The weekend started with the Riders knocking off Sheridan, 9-1, on Friday night. Kyler Stark was 2-for-2 with two RBIs; Drayson Hladky was 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI; Alex King also had a triple and an RBI.

Tanner Rogen was Friday’s winning pitcher, as he

Gillette Boys Take 4th at State Track

The Gillette Boys placed fourth in Class 4a, behind Natrona County, Kelly Walsh, and Rock Springs, who placed first, second, and third.

On Thursday, Dustin Erisman placed first in the Pole Vault, with Walker Newell taking second, and Zach Clark fourth. Harrison Simmons placed fourth in the 3200 meter run.

On Friday, Beau Nutting was fourth in the triple jump.

On Saturday, Seth Moerkerke

Gillette Girls Repeat as State Track Champs

The Gillette Girls Track team captured its second consecutive Class 4A State Championship, Saturday, as the Camels placed first, about 13 points ahead of second place Rock Springs, at the State High School Track and Field Meet in Casper.

The Competition started on Thursday, when the Camels got first, second, and third place finishes from Quinn DiStefano, Sydney Wendt, and Abby Phillips,

Gillette Boys Take 1st, Girls Take 2nd at Soccer Regionals

The Gillette Boys Soccer team claimed the top spot, in Class 4A East Regionals, with a 2-0 shoot out win over top-seeded Laramie in Saturday’s championship game,

Tyler Greener scored the first goal in the shoot out, and then Blaine Christenson sealed it, with the second goal, as the Camels advance to the State Tournament, in Rock Springs, as the top seed coming out of the East.

The

Gillette Track Teams Take First at Regionals

The Gillette Girls and Boys track teams both took first place, Saturday, in Class 4A East Regionals at Cheyenne South.

The Camel Girls finished with over eighty points more than second place Cheyenne Central, and got first place finishes from Abby Phillips, in the 1600 meter run; and the 4x800 meter relay team of Quinn Destefano, Phillips, Haley Urbatsch and Sidney Wendt.

Wendt took second

Four 1st places for Gillette Soccer Club at Snicker’s Cup

Gillette Soccer Club had 11 teams at the 10th annual Snicker’s Cup in Sheridan May 10 &11th. It was a cold, wet weekend but it did not stop the players from going out and giving it their all.

Four of the teams came home with 1st place medals: The U8 girl, U12 girls Gold, U14 girls Gold and U12 boys Gold. The U10 girls silver and U12 girls silver came out with second place for the

Gillette Girls Take First, Boys 2nd at Camel Qualifier

The Gillette Girls track team took first, and the boys were seond behind Kelly Walsh, Friday, as both teams closed out the regular season in the Camel Qualifiers.

The Camel Girls got first place finishes from Haley Urbatsch, in the 400 meter dash; Sidney Wendt, in the 800 meter run; Quinn DeStefano, in the 1600 meter run; Tabith Simmons, in the 3200 meter run; and Liz Maller, in the shot

Camel Soccer Teams to Host Regional Tourney This Week

The second-ranked Gillette Boys soccer team concluded its season, Friday, with a 1-0 win over fourth-ranked Sheridan.

Gillette's Camdin Hinkel got an assist from Andy Guernsey, 20 minutes into the third overtime, and scored the game winning goal, as the Camels finished the regular season with a 10-1-2 overall record, and will host this week's Class 4A East regional tournament as a

Roughriders Win 2, Lose 2 in Cheyenne

The Gillette Roughriders were in Cheyenne, for the weekend, where they went 2-2 in four games.

On Saturday, the Riders suffered a pair of 15-5 losses to Cheyenne Post 6. In the first game Jarran Arbach was 1-for-3 with a triple and 2 RBIs. In the second game, Drayson hladky and Alex King were each 1-for-2, with a double and an RBI.

The Riders rebounded, against Cheyenne Post 6 on Sunday,

Gillette Girls Take 1st at Track & Field Classic

The Gillette Girls track team took first out of 26 teams, Friday, at the Wyoming Track and Field Classic in Casper.

Abby Phillips placed first in the 3200 meter run, as she beat the rest of the field by nearly 25 seconds. Her time was 11:26.17.

Second-place finishers, for the Lady Camels, included Ruth Sifuma, in the 100 meter hurdles; Tatum Barstad, in the 3200 meter run; and Ashlynn

Gillette Boys Take First Loss; Girls Soccer Wins Fifth Straight

The Gillette Boys Soccer team suffered its first loss of the season, Saturday afternoon, as the second-ranked Camels were beaten on the road, 2-1, by top-ranked Laramie. The loss followed a 4-1 win, Friday, at Cheyenne South.

The Gillette Girls soccer team is now winners of five straight games, as the Lady Camels picked up a pair of wins over the weekend. On Friday, Gillette got two goals from

Gillette Boys, Girls Track Take First at Dan Hansen Invite

The Gillette Boys and Girls track teams both took first, Saturday in Sheridan, at the Dan Hansen Invitational.

First place finishers, for the Gillette Boys, included Logan Myers, in the 400 meter dash; Derek Myers, in the 800 meter run; Harrison Simmons, in the 1600 meter run; Walker Newell, in the 110 meter hurdles; Dustin Erisman in the Pole Vault; Beau Nutting, in the triple jump; the 4x400

Roughriders Win 2 of 3 vs. Billings Halos

The Gillette Roughriders went 2-1, in three games against the Billings Halos, Friday and Saturday. Sunday afternooon's game was rained out.

On Friday, Gillette beat the Halos, 8-1. Wyatt Estabrook got the win on the mound, as he struck out nine batters in six innings. He allolwed three hits and no earned runs. Mason Bonar struck out three batters in relief.

Lucas Rissler was 2-for-5 at

Gillette Girls Soccer Downs N.C. 3-1

The Gillette Girls Soccer team knocked off Natrona County, 3-1, Tuesday night, to improve to 6-3. Kenisha Melanson had two goals. Emma Juriewicz had two assists. Sam Phillips scored the other goal for the Camels. Lorie Storie had one assist.



The Lady Camels are home against Cheyenne South on Friday. The Camel Boys are on the road against Cheyenne South.

Gillette Girls Take 2nd at Gary Benson Border War

The Gillette Girls track team took second place, and the Gillette Boys took fourth, yesterday at the Gary Benson Border War, in Sheridan.

Elizabeth Maller placed first in the shot put, for the Camel girls. Derek Myers and Justin Mehrer took first and second, respectively, for the boys, in the 3200 meter run. Dustin Erisman placed first in the pole vault.

Walker Newell was second in the Boys

Riders Win Two In Home Doubleheader

The Gillette Roughriders were victorious in both games of their double-header, at home, against Rapid City Stevens, last night.

The Riders jumped out to a 9-0 lead, in the first five innings, and held on to win 9-4, in the opening game. Tyler Tennant led Gillette offensively, going 3-for-4 with a single, a double, and triple. He also had three RBIs.

Ian Durgin got the win on the mound, as

Roughriders Win Two on Saturday

The Gillette Roughriders registered a pair of wins, Saturday, in Billings. Starting with a 13-0 shut out of the Billings Halos

Ian Durgin was 4-for-4 with 2 RBIs. Tanner Rogen got the win on the mound, as he pitched three strikouts and gave up one hit in three innings.

In the second game of the day, Gillette jumped out to an 11-0 lead in the first 4 ½ innings, and hung on to beat the

Riders Split Doubleheader in Rapid City

The Gillette Roughriders opened their season by going 1-1, in a doubleheader, yesterday against Rapid Central.

In the first game, Alex King went 3-for-4 with 4 RBIs, as Gillette won 18-6. Drayson Hladky and Ian Durgin were both 3-for-3. Durgin and Zach Donahoo each had two RBIs. Durgin wis the winning pitcher.

In the second game, Rapid City Central just got by Gillette, 18-17, in a

Roughriders Season Starts Today



That's Gillette Roughriders Coach Nate Perleberg, whose team starts its season this afternoon, on the road against Rapid City Central.



Perleberg says Roughrider pitchers have actually been practicing for the past couple months.



He says there is a reason for the extra work from the pitchers.



The Riders first home game is Tuesday, April 15. You can hear it, with

Ahmed verbally commits to North Texas

GILLETTE, Wyo.--Outgoing sophomore Muhammad Ahmed, who played for the Gillette College Pronghorns men's basketball team this past season, has verbally committed to transfer to the University of North Texas next season. Ahmed, when he offi

Gillette Girls Take 1st, Boys 2nd, at Natrona Track Invite

The Gillette Girls Track team captured first place, Saturday, at the Natrona Invite. The Boys' team placed second.

The Girls got first place finishes from Tabitha Simmons, in the 1600 meter run; Chandra Sturtz, in the Pole Vault; and the 4x400 meter relay team of Olivia McCann, Sidney McClure, Haley Urbatsch, and Grace Wiley.

Second place finishers, for the Gillette girls, included Ruth

Touch of Gold Iron Man Challenge Wrestling Results

Touch of Gold wrestling club held their Ironman Challenge March 21 and 22 at Twin Spruce Junior High in which over 250 kids competed from 21 Teams. The tournament included Freestyle competition on Friday night, Folkstyle Saturday morning and Greco Saturday afternoon. Ironman trophies were given to wrestlers who won earned a first place finish in each of the three styles. Ironman winners were:

Sheridan Tops Lady Camels in Third Place Contest

The Gillette Lady Camels were beaten, 70-62, by Sheridan in the third-place match up, Saturday morning at the State basketball tournament in Casper..

The Lady Camels just missed playing for the State Championship, after they were beaten, 59-55, by Cheyenne East on Friday night.

Just like Friday night's game, the Camels trailed by double figures coming into the fourth quarter but rallied

Wild to Close Regular Season Tomorrow Night

The Gillette Wild Junior Hockey Team is home against Yellowstone, in its regular season finale, tomorrow night, before kicking off a playoff series against Great Falls, next week.

The Wild are coming off what coach Tom Winkler says were a pair of frustrating losses against Helena.

 Winkler says Wild coaches and players would love another chance to face

Camel Swimmers Take Second

The Gillette Camel boys swim team placed second, behind Kelly Walsh, at the Class 4A Boys Northeast Conference Championship Meet, Saturday in Gillette.

Conner Baldacci, David Bowersox, Andrew Apodaca, and Noah Beaver combined to place first in the 200 Yard Medley Relay, and second in the 200 yard freestyle relay.
 
Beaver placed first in the 100 yard freestyle, and second in the 200

Kelley Gets Career High

The Gillette Camel boys' basketball team picked up a pair of wins over the weekend. Gillette beat Laramie, 82-56, on Friday night; followed by an 83-70 win over Cheyenne South on Saturday afternoon.
 
On Friday, the Camels trailed 22-21, after one quarter of play, but outscored the Plainsmen, 21-9, in the second quarter, and then cruised to the win. Cody Kelley was the game's high

Panther Football Still Winless

WRIGHT, Wyo.--The Wright Panthers were able to get the lead on Senior Night against the Glenrock Herders, but the two-running back threat of Devon Parkinson and Kyle Lee was too much. The final was 39-13.
The Panthers scored on their first two drives of the game and even prevented the Herders from converting a fourth down in the first quarter-wright did that a second time in the second half, as

Panthers End Season with Win

MOORCROFT, Wyo.--It was a battle between two, 0-7 teams, but someone had to win. The Wright Panthers (0-7) were able to get in the win column by defeating rival Moorcroft (0-8). The final was 13-0 in a game played on a beautiful fall Friday afternoon in Moorcroft.
The game was scoreless until Daniel Magana through a 30-yard pass to Alex Ferguson at the one-yard line and took it into the end zone

Wild Introduce New Defenseman

The Gillette Wild Junior Hockey team opens its season with a three-game set, starting September 19th, in Whitefish, Montana.
Among the new players on this year's team will be defenseman Greg Sauer (picture taken by Tamara L. Peters).  Here he is, along with his coach Tom Winkler.

Wild Drops Two Against Helena

The Gillette Wild Junior Hockey Team fell behind 1-0, in the first period, Friday against Helena.  Moco Willis and Andreii Istominov each scored goals in the second period, to give the Wild the lead, but the Big Horns responded with a pair of goals in the third period, and Helena came away with a 3-2 win.
It was another close one, on Saturday, as the two teams were tied at one, after the

Pronghorn Women Fall, Men Defeat Western Wyoming

GILLETTE, Wyo.--The Pronghorn women (6-21, 3-11) fell to Western Wyoming Community College (11-3, 22-6), 67-64 at the South Campus on Saturday. The Pronghorn men (24-3, 13-1) took care of the Mustangs of Western Wyoming (12-15, 6-8), 87-79.
 
The Pronghorn women lacked depth, as well as experience in Saturday's game. Gillette College had two sophomores, Chelsie Pitt and Kiela Garner,

Lady Bucs lay it on thick against Pronghorns, Gillette College Men keep rolling

By Vic Wright
The Pronghorn women (6-20, 3-10) had a tough night against the Dawson Community College Lady Bucs. Gillette College lost 81-49 in Glendive, Mont. The (14) Pronghorn men (23-3) took care of Dawson Community College, 96-80, to go to 12-1 in Region IX play.
 
Both Pronghorn teams will play Western Wyoming Community College at the South Campus on Saturday afternoon. The women
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