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  • Lady Wolves take on the Eagles in Homecoming matchup

    Melibe Downey|Oct 5, 2023

    Over the weekend, Junior Varsity and Varsity had their Homecoming games. On Friday, JV played against Bighorn and took it to three sets, winning the first set, 27-25 and losing the two other sets, 16-25 and 15-25. Varsity lost in three sets against Bighorn, but didn't go down without a fight and ended with scores, 25-11, 25-12 and 25-19. Despite losing, the girls had really good plays and worked together as a team to score points against Bighorn. Between all three sets, Junior Elise Kuhbacher...

  • Volleyball teams play hard to start season

    Melibe Downey|Sep 21, 2023

    This weekend, Moorcroft had their first home games against Buffalo and Glenrock. On Friday, the Varsity played Buffalo; despite their best efforts, the girls unfortunately fell short with scores: 25-12, 25-12, and 25-7. On Saturday, Varsity played against Glenrock and the girls played hard and came close to a win with scores; 25-23, 25-14, and 25-19. On Friday, the Freshman team took the Bison to three sets and even though losing in the end, the girls had some good plays. The Bison beat JV in...

  • Lady Wolves take first wins of season

    Melibe Downey|Sep 14, 2023

    This weekend, the Lady Wolves played in the Rawlins Volleyball Tournament. Varsity started Friday off with games against Lyman, Rawlins and Thermopolis. Although falling short in their first game against Lyman, the girls played well as a team. In the games against Rawlins, Moorcroft lost the first set, but fought hard to win the second match, 21-17. Against the Outlaws, the Lady Wolves had an overall of six aces, nine kills and 31 digs. Junior Kiriana Martinez got nine digs and senior Rebekah Anderson had two kills with a helping assist by...