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Four Contests Have Date Changes LARAMIE, Wyo. (Oct 6, 2022) –The Mountain West announced its men's basketball national broadcast lineup on CBS and FOX sports networks on Thursday afternoon. The Cowboys will be featured on television in 17 of the 18 conference contests this season with on game...
The Lady Dogie Swim Team had a light week of competition, with only one meet on Saturday in Douglas. Five teams competed at the invitational, and head coach Doug Scribner felt good about the way his team performed in the longer meter pool, especially considering the swimmers are feeling some...

Photos by Nicole McFarland/NLJ

Gabby McVay, above, gets low to dig up a hit from the Lady Bearcats Thursday in Douglas. The Lady Dogies swept the match in three straight sets. Below, hitter McKenzie Rose takes a swing at the Lady ‘Cats. The junior racked up nine kills in the big Dogie win.

 
The Lady Dogies knocked off two ranked teams Thursday and Friday by defeating the Lady Bearcats of Douglas, who are currently sitting in third in 3A, and the Sundance Lady Bulldogs, who enjoy the fifth spot in the 2A rankings.  The win over the Lady ‘Cats was especially sweet for Newcastle as the...
It was hot, it was dusty, and it was ripe with adversity.  The Dogie Cross Country team was in the same boat as all runners at the meet in Sturgis Thursday, as each had to suffer through some miserable conditions. The challenges presented proved themselves difficult as nearly every participant put...

Photo by Hannah Gross/NLJ

Newcastle High School senior Quint Perino pushes up the middle on a quarterback keeper to get a first down for the Dogies Friday at Schoonmaker Field.

 
The Dogies hosted the Upton/Sundance Patriots in the annual Weston County Civil War Friday at Schoonmaker Field, and for the first time since the Patriots have joined the ranks of 2A, Newcastle was able to claim bragging rights by decisively defeating Upton/Sundance, 32-14. Not only was the win...
Cowboys Win by One Stroke Over Host Colorado   Boulder, Colo. (Oct. 4, 2022) --  It took a great team effort and in the end the Wyoming Cowboys captured the team championship at the Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational by just one stroke over host Colorado.  Wyoming and Colorado battled each other...

Wyoming Cowboy Frank Crum during the team's game against New Mexico on Oct. 23, 2021. 

Cowboys Will Face Lobos for the 75th Time Laramie, Wyo. (Oct. 4, 2022) -- It will be the first conference road trip of the season for the Wyoming Cowboys this week when they travel to Albuquerque, N.M., to take on the New Mexico Lobos.  This year’s meeting will be the 75th meeting between the two...
First UW honor since Spring of 2021 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Oct. 3, 2022) – Wyoming volleyball’s Tierney Barlow was named the Mountain West’s Freshman of the Week Monday, announced by the league office. Barlow helped lead the Cowgirls to a pair of five-set road victories last week. In the two wins...

Wyoming Cowboys wide receiver Johsua Cobbs during the team's game against San Jose State on Saturday. 

Cowboys’ three-game home winning streak comes to an end Laramie, Wyo. (Oct. 1, 2022) -- The Wyoming Cowboys entered Saturday night’s home game versus San Jose State riding a three-game home winning streak, but that came to an end with a 33-16 loss at the hands of the Spartans.  The loss evens...
UW competed at Messick Invite and ITAs FORT COLLINS, Colo. AND CARY, N.C. (Oct. 1, 2022) – The Wyoming tennis team was in action at multiple locations Saturday. The Cowgirls competed in day two at the Jon Messick Invitational hosted by Colorado State and also played at the ITA All-America...

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