Sports

Special Olympians perform well at Gillette

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Crook County Special Olympics competed in the Area Games, held in Gillette, on April 18-19. The State Games will be held in Laramie on May 16-18. Here are the results of the Gillette Area competition: Basketball – 3 on 3…

Local HS students rodeo in Rock Springs

Several local high school students took part in the High School Rodeo this last weekend in Rock Springs. Local students placing in the top ten include the following: Barrel Racing (Saturday): 6. Jacy Grieves, Upton, 16.028 Breakaway Roping (Saturday): 4.…

Local rodeo youth take on Laramie

Several area high school students traveled to Laramie this last weekend to take part in the WHSRA rodeo. Local students placing in the top ten are as follows: Barrel Racing (Saturday) – 9th, Jacy Grieves, Upton, 16.047 Tie Down (Saturday)…

Mary’s Meals 5k draws 75 participants

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The first Sundance Mary’s Meals 5k run/walk was held last Saturday, April 13. There were a total of 75 registered participants for the event. Mason Neiman took first place with a time of 22:41, Trey Clarkson came in second with…

Bulldogs compete in Queen City Classic

The Bulldog Track and Field Team competed in the Queen City Classic in Spearfish, on Friday, April 5. The Bulldogs had a number of athletes get personal bests in the meet. The girls had two qualifiers for the state track…

JH track teams take on Belle Fourche

The junior high track team from Sundance competed last Saturday, April 6 in the Belle Fourche Middle School Invite. Sundance athletes placing in the top 20: Girls 200 M – 9. T. McInerney, 32.30; 18. M. O’Connor, 34.79 Girls 400…

Track season opens

Krista Drentlaw competes in Thursday’s Speed Goat Classic. Drentlaw finished third in the 400 meter run. (photo courtesy Amy Menerey, News Letter Journal)

The 2013 Sundance High School Track and Field season opened Thursday, March 28 at Newcastle. The team will travel to Spearfish this Friday. Girls Discus: 1. Kacie O’Connor – 122-09; 4. Kelsie Loken – 102-00; 6. Jeri Morris – 92-06…

Amazing athletes

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Sundance basketball players recognized for post season awards, left to right: Logan Fossen – All-Conference honorable mention; Kelsie Loken – All-Conference honorable mention; Kacie O’Connor – All-Conference, NE Conference Player of the Year, All-State; Kory Butts – All-Conference honorable mention.…