1007 8th Street, Wheatland, WY 82201 • Ph: 307-322-2627 • Fax: 307-322-9612
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Bookshelf Opinion Sports Obituaries Local Columns Photos Home 

Bulldog boys go 2-1 at East-West Classic

Posted: Friday, Dec 27th, 2013

The Wheatland boys basketball team capped off its 2013 part of the schedule going 2-1 at the East-West Classic in Douglas Friday and Saturday.

The Bulldogs opened play Friday with a 64-35 win over Lyman and finished of Classic play with a 63-52 loss to Lander and a 47-35 win over Cody on Saturday.

Wheatland used a 17-11 run to open the first period against Lyman and outscored the Eagles 10-6 in the second to grab a 27-17 halftime lead.

The Bulldogs put the game out of reach with a 15-8 advantage in the third.

In game one action Saturday, Wheatland grabbed a 12-11 lead at the end of the first period, but Lander caught fire in the second and outscored the Bulldogs


Lander put up 18 third-quarter points to the Bulldogs’ 16. Wheatland hung tough in the final eight minutes, but could not overcome the halftime deficit.

The Bulldogs ended the weekend with a 12-point win over Cody. Wheatland outscored Cody 11-9 in the first eight minutes, but both offenses went cold in the second and entered halftime knotted at 15-15.

The Bulldogs came out of halftime on fire and used a 17-8 scoring advantage to take control of the contest.

For the complete article see the 12-25-2013 issue.

Select Page:




Copyright 2017 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal