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Split gives trappers 6-6 record in conference heading into final week

After a pair of exciting wins that had Trapper fans on the edge of their seats, the Northwest College men’s basketball team fell back to earth a bit last week, dropping a game to Miles Community College on the road before bouncing back with a win at home against Western Wyoming.

Graduation rates, student growth highlight tenure

During his collegiate playing days, and later as a graduate student, Northwest College men’s basketball coach Brian Erickson never really considered a career in coaching.

Panthers swim team gears up for state meet

17 swimmers qualify in multiple events

Coming off a second place finish in the 3A West Conference Championship, the Powell High School boys swim team will be well-represented at the 3A State Meet in Gillette this weekend.

Seventeen PHS wrestlers advance to state

Panthers finish as runners-up at 3A West regional wrestling in Cody

In what’s supposed to be a rebuilding year, Powell High School’s wrestlers finished second as a team at the 3A West Regional Tournament, had nine medal placers and 17 wrestlers advance to compete at state.

Breaking a five-game losing streak, Powell High School girls’ basketball team came away with two wins last weekend. The first came Friday night in Lander, 48-41, with the second being a 45-35 win over Riverton on Saturday at home.

Panther boys make big rally against Lander

Fall in pair of weekend games

Despite rallying to put up a season-best 80 points, Powell High School’s boys basketball team fell to Lander on Friday, then was bested by an undefeated Riverton squad on Saturday.

Trappers win back-to-back at home

Bains nets 27 points against Generals in triple-OT thriller

The Northwest College men’s basketball team has spent the last month in search of an identity, posting a pedestrian 6-5 record since the holiday break after jumping out to an 11-4 start.

3A West Regional Tournament Friday and Saturday in Cody

Powell High School’s wrestlers split a pair of duals in the final week of regular season competition.

NWC women split home games

Last week went about the same way as the Northwest College women’s basketball team’s entire season has gone, with the Lady Trappers winning one and losing one at home.

Trapper wrestlers District champs

Nine NWC wrestlers qualify for nationals; coach Zeigler and Lisiate Anau earn individual honors

Hosting the National Junior College Athletic Association Rocky Mountain District Qualifier proved fruitful for the Northwest College wrestling team as nine individuals qualified for nationals and the Trappers placed first as a team. NWC head coach Jim Zeigler received the Rocky Mountain District coach of the year award and heavyweight wrestler Lisiate Anau won the Outstanding Wrestler award.

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