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Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Five Dogies swam in Douglas last weekend, and in all individual races but one, a Newcastle swimmer out-touched their opponents to take first place. In addition, one more Dogie punched his ticket to the state meet as Robert Humes cruised to a first-place finish and a...

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Jayde Harrington stands her ground against Reece Halley in the Lady Dogies’ big win over the Lady Trailblazers on Friday. The Lady Dogies held Halley to just 13 points on the night, 5 less than her average for the season.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Lady Dogies began the new year with a sweep of two tough opponents in the Lady Trailblazers of Torrington and the Gering Lady Bulldogs. Defense prevailed in Newcastle’s 48-39 victory over the ‘Blazers, while offense was the key in the 61-41 win against the...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor    Ramsey Gross missed out on preseason swim meets after the first weekend was canceled due to inclement weather and having scheduling conflicts with the second weekend. However, the sophomore made up for lost time last weekend in Douglas by qualifying for the state...

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Slade Roberson splits his defenders to pick up two of his team high 23 points last Saturday as the Dogies held off a late game run by the Bulldogs to pick up a 6-point win.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   Six of one, half a dozen of the other is how the Dogies ended their first weekend of the new year. On Friday, the Dogies dropped a hard-fought battle with the Torrington Trailblazers in the Dogie Dome by 6, and then got the better of the Gering Bulldogs on the road on...

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Danish student Mads Svensson is a Newcastle High School exchange student this year. He is involved in football and soccer. Paula Linke, not pictured, is also a foreign exchange student at NHS this year.

 
Avery Chick NLJ Intern   For the past couple of years, Newcastle High School has hosted foreign exchange students from every corner of the earth. In the past, the school has welcomed newcomers from the Netherlands and even Korea.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, however, NHS was unable to continue...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Lady Dogies had a weekend similar to the one before as they got competition started on Friday in Buffalo where they swam a little tired, following that up with an invitational on Saturday where they were able to swim a little faster. The key difference was that...
Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   It was a beautiful day for running Thursday in Sturgis, and the Newcastle cross country team took full advantage of the weather to make improvements pretty much across the board. Mathew Drake, who ran varsity, all but one JV runner, and every girl on the Lady Dogies...

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Hunter McFarland sets up Tiernan Stanton for one of her 16 kills on the night in the Lady Dogies’ loss to the Douglas Lady Bearcats last Thursday.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Lady Dogies learned the true meaning of the agony of defeat Thursday in their 3A Northeast Quadrant match-up with the Douglas Lady Bearcats as they let what seemed to be a guaranteed victory slip out of their fingers.  They rebounded quickly, however, to take a...

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Quarterback Slade Roberson was involved with all four touchdowns the Dogies scored last Friday against the Herders, including carrying the ball across the goal line for one of his own. At 6 feet, 2 inches and 200 pounds of muscle, the senior is a challenge for the opponent to bring down.

Sonja Karp NLJ Sports Editor   The Dogies got a taste of victory against Tongue River, which made them hungry for more, and the Friday Night Lights burned a little brighter as the Dogies rolled over the Glenrock Herders at Schoonmaker Field Friday with a 25-6 win.   Last week, the Dogies relied...
Kinlee Whitney NLJ Reporter   What started as a young child finger painting in her bedroom turned into an impressionist artist winning a prestigious award. Newcastle High School senior Lyriquelle “Lilly” Peterson received the First Lady Award at the 53rd annual Wyoming state high school art...

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