Category: Sports

Stamstad: From GHS to Boston Marathon


by marlys good Nathan Stamstad realized a life-long dream April 18 when he competed in the world-renowned Boston Marathon and finished 1,124th overall, 847th in his age group, and as the top runner of the 49 competing Wyoming and North

PRs set on cold, windy day in Basin

by nathan oster Windy and cold best describes Friday’s Riverside Invitational. But another adjective — memorable — also applies for members of the GHS track team. While there were no new state qualifiers, several Buffs posted personal best times and distances

Villegas, relay team qualify for state

BUFFS relay hand

by nathan oster Greybull High School saw its first athletes qualify for the state track meet in competition last weekend in Burlington and Powell. Senior Florina Villegas, who didn’t go out for track last season, needed just three meets to

Baseball season nears, with 120 expected to play

by nathan oster The communities of Greybull and Basin are expected to field up to 13 baseball teams this summer, as more than 120 kids have signed up to play T-ball, coach-pitch, majors, minors or juniors. Numbers are up from

Fast start for Buff track teams

BUFFS mcewen in 200

by nathan oster Even shorthanded, the Greybull High School girls had enough firepower to win their division in Saturday’s season-opening Bill Gerrard Invitational on the local oval. “Pretty good way to start,” said Coach Jeff Sukut, who didn’t have boys

Gerrard meet first up for thinclads

by nathan oster For the Greybull Buffs and many of their small school rivals, the track season will begin on Saturday with the Bill Gerrard Memorial Invitational. The “early bird” meet on every team’s schedule, it will begin with field

Burgos, Hill make finals, five others place at state


by nathan oster Blood and tears were shed on the final day of the State 2A Wrestling Championships. In the span of an hour, Greybull-Riverside experienced both the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat, as Luis Burgos capped

Buffs cap perfect conference season

JV weston pass

by nathan oster “Finish it” has been the mantra all season long for the Greybull Buffs — and finish it they did last week, winning at Rocky Mountain Thursday night and on their home floor against Riverside Friday to complete a

‘Relentless’ D sparks Lady Buffs

by marlys good Don’t blame the Lady Buffs, or the Lady Blue of Shoshoni, for “shooting the lights out” in a conference games played in the Buff Gym Saturday. Blame Mother Nature for the two power outages that turned a

Buffs bounce back after buzzer beater

by nathan oster The Greybull Buffs moved a step closer to clinching the Class 2A Northwest Conference, but it was their game against Wyoming Indian on Friday night that got the weekend’s top billing and packed Buff Gym to the