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Girls win one at home, drop one on the road

(Photo courtesy Cindy Stoddard) Maddy Stoddard looks for a pass during last Thursday’s home game against Harding County.

SHS Girls vs. Harding Co. at Home – Jan. 14                         1st       2nd       3rd     Final SHS               11       23        29       37 HC                 7        15        24       32                                    Pts                  Reb Gill                             4                      3 Seeley                      4                      – O’Connor                 –                      4 McInerney            …

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(Photo courtesy Samantha Steedley) Jaslyn Seeley fires off a free throw.

  Girls at Upton Sundance – 34, Upton – 35 Stats not available at press time.   Girls at Home vs. Hulett – Jan. 9                      1st    2nd        3rd   Final Sundance 26     37         51     53 Hulett          0       7          17     28…

Great season for junior high girls

The eighth grade basketball team, back row, left to right: Coach Joni Ellsbury, Tairyn Richards, Lexi Cherveny, Rigan Mclnerney, Jo Pollat, Laney Dungey, Teddi Marchant; font: Tori Wheeler, Madi Speidel, Darcy Flahaven and Coach Missy Gill.

Eighth Grade The eighth grade girls basketball team capped their 2015 season with a District Championship win last Friday afternoon in Upton. The team was compiled of all eighth graders, with each one fulfilling an important role. Despite being plagued…

SHS Basketball

(Photo courtesy Stephanie Cross_ Forrest Cross and Cole Inghram turn up the defense.

  The basketball season began this past weekend at the Upton Tournament. The Sundance boys won against Midwest and lost to NSI on Friday and suffered a loss to Ten Sleep on Saturday. The Lady Bulldogs lost to Hulett Friday…

Patriot all stars

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All-State and All-Conference football selections were announced last week and the Upton-Sundance Patriots were well represented on the list. SHS players (pictured above, left to right): John Sullivan, Cole Ingrahm (back), Wyatt Helkenn  and Donnavan Gray (front) were named as…

CHAMPIONS!

Patriot fans celebrate as the final seconds ticked off the clock.

Patriots 33 – Eagles 14   It was all about the 1A-11 man season in Laramie Saturday but it was the number ten that held the magic for the Patriots this season. It’s been exactly ten years since the towns…

Patriots look to bring championship home

The Upton/Sundance Patriots kept up their winning ways Friday night and knocked off the Southeast Cyclones in the state football semi-finals. The win sends the boys to Laramie for the state championship this weekend.

  It’s been ten years since either Upton or Sundance both put a state championship football championship trophy in their respective cases. A decade later, both schools are on the edge of doing it again, this time as a combined…

Patriots dominate in first round of playoffs

(Photo courtesy Tina Inghram) The Patriots vs. Rocky Mountain.

The Upton-Sundance Patriots took a big step toward in their quest for a state championship on Friday night with big win over Rocky Mountain in Upton. The Patriots, who came into the game as the second seed from the East,…

Patriots roll over Cyclones, head into playoffs

(Photo courtesy Tina Inghram) The Upton-Sundance offense driving past the Cyclones last Friday.

It was all Patriots in the final game of the regular season for the Upton-Sundance squad, who made quick work of the Southeast Cyclones in Upton Friday night. The Patriots amassed 342 yards rushing and 75 yards passing en route…