Casper College team wins Downtown Throwdown

SHS graduates and current Casper College Fire Science team members Wade Stagemeyer and Bud Engelhaupt compete in the Casper Fire Combat challenge. The pair and their team had a successful competition and will be moving on to the world competition.

The Casper College Fire Science team were the winners in the Downtown Throwdown Firefighters Combat Challenge, recently held in Casper. The team was sponsored in this challenge by Sundance State Bank. Team members Wade Stagemeyer and Glenn “Bud” Engelhaupt Jr. are both volunteer firefighters for Sundance. Contact Wade or Bud if you would like to make a donation to help support the team in the world competition.

(Photos courtesy of Bud Engelhaupt) The Casper College Fire Science team, back left to right: Instructor Bill Bohman, Erik Becker, Troy Hieb, Andrew Giralt, Derk Higgins, James Kurtenbach, Chris Cole, Instructor Jennifer Henderson; front: Instuctor Kristian Bisiar, Wade Stagemeyer, Bud Engelhaupt and Derek Wilson.