Category: Sports

Balls away!


by nathan oster The culminating moment of another successful “Balls Away” fundraiser for Midway Golf Club came Saturday afternoon when 334 golf balls were dropped on a target located on the course’s driving range from a helicopter piloted by Bob

Olson, Roods winning combo at SSB Invite

by nathan oster Golfers representing seven different states converged on Midway Golf Club last weekend for the annual Security State Bank Invitational. The two-man, best-ball tournament is one of the club’s largest events of the year. Twenty-eight teams competed, playing

Golfing for scholarships


by nathan oster Fifty golfers spent the Fourth of July at Midway Golf Course competing in the 13th annual Linda Madden Memorial tournament and raising scholarship money for the youth of the community. The Madden family sponsors scholarships for graduating

Greybull players form core of Mustangs


by nathan oster The Lovell Mustangs sport a 4-16 record at the midway point of their American Legion season, but their skipper, Steven Durtsche, feels the team has the horses to make a run all the way to the state

County 4-H shooters compete in local shoot


Big Horn County 4-H members had perfect weather for their county shoot Saturday, June 21. Lovell’s Kade Gifford was the high-point winner in the competition this year. County 4-H Educator Gretchen Gasvoda said, “We are fortunate to have dedicated and

Redi-Mix tourney led by local golfers

by nathan oster Midway Golf Club hosted the annual Big Horn Redi-Mix tournament last weekend. Twenty-eight golfers made up 14 teams to compete in the match play tournament and Midway golfers had a great weekend. Players from Sheridan, Nevada, Casper,

Rodeo attendance climbs

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by nathan oster Despite the windy, overcast conditions, it was another successful rodeo for the Days of ’49 committee, which reported an increase in gate receipts compared to 2013 numbers. Inside the arena, of course, the competition was as fierce

Minors give Lovell a run in season finale

by nathan oster The Bandits from the South Big Horn Little League put up a valiant fight at a tournament last week in Lovell that attracted some of the top minors teams in the region. Riverton, Sheridan, Lovell, Cody, Worland

Werbelow currently second in WHSR

By marlys good Taylor Werbelow has a good shot at going to the National High School Finals Rodeo in Rock Springs in July. Werbelow, competing in high school rodeo for the first time, is currently second (with 94 points) in

Final meet brings more records for GMS

WEB Terry

by nathan oster For 15 outstanding members of the Greybull Middle School track team, the season didn’t end as it typically does at the Yellowstone Conference meet in Lovell. Instead it stretched a couple of days into the following week