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Becca Henkle put up her second best score of the weekend last Saturday in the Lady Dogies triple dual against Buffalo and Douglas at the Kozisek Aquatic Center. The senior has hit the qualifying mark three times this season, and took advantage of the opportunity to show off in front of her home crowd.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   It’s about the halfway point of the season for the Lady Dogie swimmers, and last weekend they got to host their first meet of the year as they welcomed Douglas, Buffalo, and Cheyenne South for back-to-back triple dual meets. On Friday, it was Cheyenne South and...

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Claire Beastrom had a big challenge facing off against 6-foot, 4-inch Alyson Fertig last Saturday in the Douglas quad. Every once in a while, however, she got a little easier assignment with a set at the middle of the net.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   It’s been a bit of a rough start for the Lady Dogies as the squad is adjusting to new players and positions, and last week, hitting and serving errors plagued the team as they went up against the Sundance Lady Bulldogs at their house on Thursday and traveled to...

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Becca Henkle has started off her senior year on the board strong, qualifying in the first week of action. Since then, she has placed first and most recently, put up yet another 3A State Qualifying score.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   The Lady Dogies headed to Worland for a quick quadrangular last Friday, and at this point in the season head coach Doug Scribner is still in the process of entering his swimmers in new events to get a handle on where they are at in each.  “The freshmen need to get...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter    The Lady Dogies had to roll with some changes to their plans this week due to uncertainty regarding a possible COVID case in the high school. As a result, they were able to travel to Burns to play on Friday, with some restrictions, but their home contest against...

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Tiernan Stanton was a force at the net for the Lady Dogies in their season opener against the Upton Lady Bobcats. The 6-foot, 1-inch sophomore led her team with six kills and three block assists in their three set loss.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   Friday night, fans were treated to the first Weston County Civil War in volleyball as the Lady Bobcats of Upton came to town to face off against the Lady Dogies in both team’s season opener. Newcastle won the first battle by defeating Upton in the JV contest in two...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   Eight Lady Dogies are set to dive into the 2020 season, and are hoping to make it to the state meet in November. With fingers crossed, head coach Doug Scribner is looking forward to seeing what his girls can accomplish this year. Three seniors grace this year’s...

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Ally Cass hit the Event Center floor in Casper ready to go on Thursday morning for State competition. Though the Lady Dogies only got to play one game before the state tournament was cancelled, Cass - shown here at the Regional Tournament in Newcastle the week before - took advantage of her limited time. 

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   The Lady Dogies left Newcastle for Casper amid boisterous cheering of Dogie fans last Wednesday afternoon. Head coach Chad Ostenson’s crew were excitedly anticipating tipping off the 3A State Basketball Tournament at 9:00 on Thursday, but no one could imagine what...

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Jaylen Ostenson had an outstanding Regional tournament in every column of the stat sheet. Pictured here, she pushed the ball up the court hard against Khayla Otero of the Wheatland Lady Bulldogs. 

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   It’s been four years since the Lady Dogies have earned a state tournament berth, but on the backs of freshmen and inexperienced upperclassmen, Newcastle was a force to be reckoned with in the 3A East Regional Tournament last weekend in the Dogie Dome. Head coach...

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Mercedes Voelker led her team with 11 points in their loss against Douglas on Friday night. The junior drained three from beyond the arc, and took the ball to the rack for her other two.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   The Lady Dogies went into their final weekend of regular season play with much on the line for Regional seeding. Newcastle, Thermopolis and Buffalo were all tied with a 2-4 quadrant record after Thermopolis squeaked a 60-59 win against Buffalo on Friday evening. ...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Reporter   Dogie fans, come on out to the Dome this weekend for three days filled with great basketball because every eight years, Newcastle is the home to the 3A East Regional Basketball Tournament, and this is the year! This Thursday, Friday and Saturday Newcastle will be...

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