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UW Teams Host Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo This Weekend

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Photo Courtesy of BQGAUK Photography for Hits 106. All those mornings waking up at 4 to take care of her horses is paying off for Kailee Webb, a member of the University of Wyoming women’s rodeo team. The biology/pre-pharmacy sophomore from Isabel, S.D., has quietly worked her way into barrel racing title contention heading into this weekend’s season-ending home rodeo.... Continue Reading

Jensen Named MW Coach of the Year

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Photo Courtesy of Jamie Schwaberow/NCAA Photos. University of Wyoming head coach Joe Jensen has been named the 2015-16 Mountain West Men’s Golf Coach of the Year, as announced Thursday by the league office. It is the first MW Coach of the Year accolade for Jensen.... Continue Reading

UW Volleyball Seeking Applications for Student Manager

Student Manager Duties
The University of Wyoming volleyball team is looking for UW students that are interested in becoming a team manager starting the 2016 season. The position involves numerous responsibilities including attending all volleyball practices, home matches, and assisting the coaching staff in multiple capacities. ... Continue Reading

UW Women Hold on to Second Place Heading into Final Rodeo

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With just one regional rodeo remaining on the docket — the 67th annual Laramie River Rendezvous Rodeo — the University of Wyoming women’s rodeo team is clinging to second place. Even though the Cowgirls finished fifth at last weekend’s Ropin’ and Riggin’ Days Rodeo, hosted by Casper College, the UW women didn’t slip out of the top two positions in the Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) standings.... Continue Reading

Cowboy Golf Set for 2016 Mountain West Championships

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The University of Wyoming men’s golf team will open play at the 2016 Mountain West Championship on Friday. For the tenth consecutive year, the Catalina Course will be home to the MW Championship which will be played on the Catalina Course at Omni Tucson National Resort in Tucson, Ariz.... Continue Reading

Edwards Finalizes Cowboy Staff with Hiring of Pujol

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University of Wyoming men’s basketball head coach Allen Edwards completed his 2016-17 staff Tuesday with the hiring of Tony Pujol as an assistant coach. Pujol previously spent time at Alabama and VCU. “Tony is a coach and person that Jeremy [Shyatt] and myself are very familiar with from our time together at VCU,” Edwards said.... Continue Reading

Dates Announced for Cowboy Basketball Camps

Basketball Camp
Local youth will have a chance to learn from new head coach Allen Edwards when the University of Wyoming men’s basketball team hosts its 2016 summer camps. Edwards, his staff and returning Cowboy players will provide instruction at three separate camps in June.... Continue Reading

Edwards Hires Kimbrough as Cowboy Assistant Coach

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University of Wyoming men’s basketball head coach Allen Edwards announced Thursday the hiring of Jermaine Kimbrough as an assistant coach. Kimbrough comes to Laramie from Nevada and Cleveland State. “My biggest point of emphasis with hiring this assistant position was to find a well-balanced guy,” Edwards said.... Continue Reading

Adams Accepts Invite to Play in Portsmouth Tourney

PIT
Wyoming’s Josh Adams has accepted an invitation to play in the 64th annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT) staring today and running through Saturday in Portsmouth, Virginia. The four-day, twelve-game event features 64 of the best collegiate seniors playing in front of representatives from all 30 NBA teams.... Continue Reading