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 By Dusty Petz    School    April 16, 2020

MHS lights up for seniors

On Friday night, Moorcroft High School participated in the “Be the Light” campaign. The idea originated in Texas and was put out across the State to Wyoming Schools by the Wyoming High School Athl...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    March 12, 2020

Lady Wolves take third at State

The Moorcroft Lady Wolves made their first trip to the Girls Basketball State Tournament since 2006. Their first opponent on Thursday afternoon was the Riverside Rebels. Riverside got out to a quick...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    March 5, 2020

Lady Wolves headed to state basketball tournament

The Moorcroft Lady Wolves Basketball Team headed into the 2A East Regional Tournament as the #1 seed and found themselves facing off against the Glenrock Herders. The Wolves jumped out to an early 15-4 first quarter lead but saw Glenrock fight back....

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 27, 2020

Lady Wolves win Powder River Conference

On Friday, the Moorcroft Lady Wolves took on the Sundance Bulldogs. Junior Varsity was first up with half a game. The Wolves got out to a quick start and took a 9-5 lead after the first quarter. The...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 20, 2020

Lady Wolves: locked and focused

On Friday night, the Big Horn Rams came to town. The Lady Wolves Junior Varsity team got first shot and came out and played well. Coach Hulm was happy with the effort and intensity on the defensive...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 13, 2020

Lady Wolves don't stand on their laurels

On Friday night, the Moorcroft Lady Wolves took on the Moguls from Edgemont, SD. The Junior Varsity started the night. The Wolves were able to take an early lead into the half with their defensive...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 6, 2020

A good weekend for Lady Wolves

On Tuesday, the Lady Wolves traveled to Sundance to take on the Bulldogs. The Junior Varsity team was first up. The game was back and forth until the second half when the Wolves were able to take a...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 30, 2020

She Wolves blitz conference

On Monday, the Lady Wolves Junior Varsity team took on Sundance JV. It was a competitive game with neither team able to gain much ground, but in the fourth quarter, the Wolves were able to get some key baskets and convert turnovers into layups and...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 23, 2020

Great start for Lady Wolves

On Tuesday, the Lady Wolves traveled to Hot Springs for the first round of the West River Tournament to face the Hot Springs Lady Bison. The Wolves got off to a good start and were able to take a 33-1...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 16, 2020

Lady Wolves battle at Powder River Conference

On Friday, the Lady Wolves traveled to Dayton for the Powder River Conference Round Robin. The first game saw the Ladies face off against the Glenrock Herders. It was good for us to play against Glenrock as they are in our region so it was a good...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 9, 2020

She Wolves dust Devils

On Saturday, the Lady Wolves returned to action following the Christmas break with a game versus the Hulett Red Devils. The Junior Varsity girls got the afternoon started on a good note with a 27-8 victory. Coach Arlie Hulm commented that he thought...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    December 26, 2019

Lady Wolves basketball team: making the effort and taking the win

The Moorcroft Lady Wolves traveled to Edgemont, SD to take on the Lady Moguls on Thursday night. The JV team got the night off on a good note with a 39-32 victory. Coach Arlie Hulm was pleased with the girls’ effort. We did a lot of good things...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    December 19, 2019

Lady Wolves off to a good start

The Lady Wolves traveled to Burns for the Burns Winter Classic over the weekend. On Thursday, the Wolves played the home team, Burns Broncs. Moorcroft got out to an early lead and ended the first quarter 10-1 and the half up 22-11. The Broncs closed...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    December 12, 2019

Pre-season look at the Lady Wolves basketball team

The Lady Wolves Girl’s Basketball Team began practice prior to the Thanksgiving break and has been working hard. We have a good group of girls who are focused, want to be here and put the team before themselves. We have an experienced group of...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    May 16, 2019

Golfers receive All Conference honors

On Friday and Saturday, Moorcroft High School Golfers traveled to Sheridan for the Spring Championships. Although the weather was not cooperative at times, all of the golfers did an exceptional job and all were awarded All Conference Honors based on...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    May 2, 2019

A beautiful day for golf

On Friday, April 26, the Moorcroft Wolves traveled to Sundance for the Bulldog Golf Tournament. Caden Connally led the way, posting an 89, Payton Timberman shot a personal best of 93 and Lane Wood...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    April 11, 2019

Swinging into spring season

The Moorcroft Boys Golf Team traveled to Douglas, WY for a tournament on Friday. Moorcroft was one of two 2A teams that competed in this tournament; the remainder of the field was made up of 3A and 4A schools. Lane Wood led us in scoring with a 92,...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 21, 2019

Victorious Lady Wolves will go to Regionals

On Friday, the Lady Wolves traveled to Sundance to take on the Bulldogs. The Wolves jumped out to an early lead, but gave some of it up and went into the half up, 21-18. We definitely had our opportunities in the first half; we didn’t convert like...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 14, 2019

Lack of consistency costs Lady Wolves

On Friday night, the Lady Wolves hosted the Rams from Big Horn. The Wolves got off to a slow start and found themselves down 42-26 at the half. Big Horn shot it well in the first half and our defense wasn’t where it needed to be. The Wolves came...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    February 7, 2019

Lady Wolves whip Tigers

On Friday night, the Lady Wolves hosted the Southeast Cyclones. Southeast started fast, ending with a 12-5 first quarter lead. The Wolves fought back and went into the half down 30-23. The contest continued the same in the second half. The Wolves...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 31, 2019

Confident Wolves conquer competition

On Friday night, the Sundance Bulldogs came to Moorcroft to take on the Lady Wolves. The Wolves got off to a good start with their full court pressure and were able to take a 29-12 lead into the half....

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 17, 2019

Lady Wolves come out fighting

The Moorcroft Lady Wolves played Upton on January 4 and won, 57-33. They followed with another triumph on January 5, winning against Hulett with a score of 59-17. The team returned to action this week for the West River Tournament in South Dakota. Mo...

 
 By Dusty Petz    Sports    January 3, 2019

Three wins for Lady Wolves

On Friday, the Lady Wolves started the First Annual Powder River Conference Tournament at noon by taking on the Tongue River Eagles. The Wolves jumped out to an early 15-8 first quarter lead, but Tongue River was able to close the gap and the game...

 

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