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Glenrock junior Casey Sarvey kicks up the sand in field evets at regionals in Wheatland. (Amy Menerey/News Letter Journal photo)

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Gabby Longwell gallops into the spring rodeo season by earning a buckle in her first ride.

High school students and 2024 U.S. Senate Youth Program (USSYP) delegates Casey J. Dean Toner of Glenrock, and Grace H. Zhou of Laramie, were selected to represent Wyoming in Washington D.C. last week in USSYP, a prestigious national academic scholarship program. Sen. John Barrasso, who is a Senate co-chair for USSYP, was also the keynote speaker at the USSYP dinner.

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Glenrock’s Casey Sarvey is hammered by a pack of Wolves in the lane during the Herders’ regional victory.

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Glenrock’s Brody Allen erupts in celebration as he leaves opponent Dylan Humes on the mat seconds before winning the state 2A state championship. The GHS freshman said he has been preparing the last decade for this opportunity.

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Glenrock’s Gillian Holman (left) works on another victory. The sophomore over the weekend placed at Ron Thon for the second time.

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Glenrock senior Charlie Showengerdt grimaces as he beats a Buffalo defender on the glass before scoring on his offensive rebound.

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Glenrock Police Department officer Isaac Barraza holds very still while his wife, Cyan Barraza, pins on his badge Jan. 8 at town hall during his swearing in ceremony.

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Glenrock’s JD Holman returns to action just in time for senior night a day before the challenging Shane Shatto Invite.


Be sure to pick up this week's print edition of the Glenrock Independent for more coverage of the Shane Shatto Tourney and our own Herders by Sports Editor / photographer RJ Morgan.


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Glenrock junior Ayden Moulton keeps a steady pace in his state cross country run.


Jan Cundy poses for a photo with Boys & Girls Club CEO Ashley Bright. (Courtesy photo)

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Wesston Allen tries to snap his opponent in the hopes of taking the 3rd spot in Freestyle for the 12U 74 lb wight division.  Allen places 5th in Folkstyle, 4th in Freestyle and takes 3rd in Greco.

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Glenrock High School girls wrestler Lucy Tiknor holds her opponent, Pinedale Lady Wrangler McKinzie Mortensen in a tight grip, fierce determination on the Herder’s face. Despite Tiknor’s impressive first season in the first year of Wyoming girls wrestling, the freshman lost the State title to Mortensen with a major decision 13-2 Saturday, Feb. 25. For more photos and boys and girls event coverage, see page A-11 inside.

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