The 2020 basketball season is officially over as most of us know, and I am late getting these recognitions out because I was hanging onto the slightest sliver of hope that it wouldn’t be.
CASPER – The 1A basketball season wrapped up this past weekend with four of the five Carbon County teams placing in the state championship tournament in Casper.
NEWCASTLE – Following a respectable second-place finish at regions, the Rawlins Lady Outlaws are now preparing themselves for the 3A Wyoming Girls State Championship Tournament in Casper.
CASPER – In front of the Platte Valley faithful at the Casper Events Center on Saturday, the Saratoga Panthers sealed their names into school history by carrying the first boys championship trophy home to Saratoga.
LANDER – The 1A East and West regional basketball tournaments were held this past weekend, and three area schools survived to play this week in Casper during the State Tournament.
RAWLINS – Rawlins girls didn’t exactly finish the regular season on the high note they wanted, but then again there’s a good reason why Torrington has been a thorn in the 3A Southeast Conference all season.
RAWLINS – Even the slightest mention of Wyoming basketball regionals can get coaches’ and players’ hearts pumping. All year they’ve managed to endure some of the toughest competition in their respective conferences.
CARBON COUNTY – The 1A girls traveled to Lander and Douglas to compete in regional basketball tournaments. Three squads left the county, and two returned with the opportunity to compete at the state tournament.
RAWLINS – In a makeup game originally scheduled for Feb. 7, Rawlins boys basketball managed to best an inconsistent Douglas team 64-60 on Wednesday at home.
RAWLINS – With Rawlins nursing a tenuous three-point lead with 10.5 seconds left in regulation, Wheatland girls head coach Michelle Coplen called time out.
SARATOGA – The Saratoga Panthers basketball teams wrapped up their regular-season play on Friday at home against Little Snake River Valley, and it was done in white-out fashion. The teams wore their white-on-white uniforms, and called on Panthers nation to get in the spirit by sporting white…
HANNA – Thursday afternoon the Encampment Tigers traveled to North County to face off against the Miners, and both squads left Hanna victorious. The Lady Tigers took down the No. 4 Lady Miners 33-25, and the guys won 82-60.
ENCAMPMENT – Saturday, the Saratoga Panthers basketball teams traveled to Encampment for a Platte Valley cat fight. The girls and boys fought hard, with Saratoga would taking both games.