GREEN RIVER — Because of a shortened season due to COVID-19, the Green River City Council approved the waiver of fees for several youth leagues in Green River.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Wyoming Diggers, a local baseball team that just completed its first season in the Junior Babe Ruth division came one win shy of taking home a state title this past July in Lander.
ROCK SPRINGS – Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies shortstop Parker Ross recently signed his national letter of intent to continue his baseball career at Iowa Wesleyan University in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.
ROCK SPRINGS -- The Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies hosted a car wash fundraiser on Saturday before getting ready for the state tournament in Rock Springs this week. It was a donation-friendly car wash. Cleaners Bobby Sains, left, and Parker Ross were hard at work.
GREEN RIVER — The Green River Parks and Recreation Department has announced there will be no flag football this fall because of COVID-19. In its place, the department will host a second outdoor soccer session.
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies honored its senior class on Thursday during a doubleheader against the Casper Oilers at Paul J Wataha Recreation Area, clinching the victory in the first game and losing the second.
CODY – The Green River Knights Wyoming Legion baseball team traveled to Cody last weekend looking to punch their ticket to state. Despite suffering three-straight losses to open, the Knights never stopped fighting. Instead, with a victory over Lovell on Sunday, Green River cemented a spot th…
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies rebounded with a win over the Rigby Idaho Trojans on Thursday after taking two losses to the Evanston Outlaws on Wednesday.
RIVERTON – The Green River Knights Legion A baseball team was quite busy this past weekend. On Friday, the Knights picked up a one-run victory over Rock Springs at home. One day later, Green River rode its two-game win streak into Riverton for a conference doubleheader and returned home with…
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies took the third game of their homestand against the Jackson Giants on Sunday in a blow out after dropping both games of a doubleheader on Saturday.
Rocket Miner reporter Chase Galley covers the rollover crash south of Rock Springs. The civic center family fun run, the Sand Puppies taking the third game of their home stand against the Jackson Giants. Ending with Wyoming COVID-19 numbers.
ROCK SPRINGS – In a doubleheader against the Evanston Outlaws at home on Wednesday, the Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies split the games, winning the second in dramatic fashion.
ROCK SPRINGS – The American Legion Post 24 Rock Springs Sand Puppies went 0-2 on Wednesday, coming up short in a doubleheader to the Casper Oilers.
JACKSON HOLE – The Rock Springs American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies had a strong appearance at the plate at a tournament in Jackson Hole over the weekend, accumulating 24 runs over four games. However, the Sand Puppies were unable to contain their opponents, allowing 33 runs and going 0-4 i…
LARAMIE – The Archie Hay Post 24 Wyoming Legion AA Sand Puppies took to the road Tuesday night looking to take down cross-conference rival, Laramie. However, after two tough outings against a talented Rangers group, Rock Springs returned home winless.
CODY – The Green River Knights Wyoming Legion A baseball team hit the road this weekend looking for its first conference win of the season. After falling twice to tough Cody team on Saturday, the Knights bounced back in strong fashion Sunday by holding Powell scoreless.
ROCK SPRINGS – Rock Springs High School alumnus and American Legion Post 24 Sand Puppies center fielder Bobby Sains is on his way to the Great Lakes.
ROCK SPRINGS – The Archie Hay Post 24 Wyoming Legion AA Sand Puppies went 1-1 against the Post 41 Evanston Outlaws in a baseball doubleheader on Tuesday at the Paul J. Wataha Recreation Area in Rock Springs.
JACKSON – The Green River Knights Legion baseball team traveled to Jackson on Friday looking for their first win of the year against the Post 43 Giants. However, after nine innings, it was the home team that came out on top by a score of 7-6.
ROCK SPRINGS — An aquatic tradition continued on Saturday, June 6, at the Paul J. Wataha Complex. The city of Rock Springs has been hosting the annual Huck Finn fishing derby for kids since 2012.
ROCK SPRINGS -- With the new season just getting started, the Archie Hay Post 24 Wyoming Legion baseball team is happy to have a familiar face as Rocky Rondinelli takes over as the new head coach of the Rock Springs AA Sand Puppies.
ROCK SPRINGS – The summer races that are annually hosted at the Sweetwater Speedway had a different feel than past years.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Archie Hay Post 24 Wyoming Legion baseball team will officially kick off the 2020 season this weekend at home during the the Rock Springs Invite.
SWEETWATER COUNTY – There are plenty of places in Sweetwater County that allows people to witness nature and wildlife, but still practice social distancing during the pandemic.
Before I officially took the job at the Rocket Miner, I made a visit to check out the town and the county that I would soon be calling home.
ROCK SPRINGS — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rock Springs Family Recreation Center and Rock Springs Civic Center closed down for nearly 44 days according to Dave Lansang, director of Parks and Recreation.
SWEETWATER COUNTY – The sun is out. The weather is warming up. What better way to soak in the sunshine than a trip to the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area?
ROCK SPRINGS — The Men’s Senior Golf Association is welcoming new members for the 2020 season. Interested senior golfers of all abilities are invited to join.
GREEN RIVER – While social distancing and worrying about COVID-19 might be challenging and troublesome, there are still plenty of outdoor activities to do to take your mind off of things.
ROCK SPRINGS -- In its fifth season, the Sweetwater Lopes Lacrosse Club is continuing to expand beyond expectations. Helping to create the lacrosse community in Wyoming has been a difficult task, but new teams throughout the state are bringing greater opportunities both in terms of competiti…
ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs Junior Jazz girls basketball is on the offense this year with 19 teams and over 150 young ladies working to become better athletes and students.