Tag Archives | Joe LeBlanc

WyoNation.com Interview with Mark Branch

I had a chance to talk to Wyoming head wrestling coach Mark Branch this past week to get his thoughts on the  state of the program, the NCAA tournament coming up, and other topics that came to mind. First off, thanks a ton  to coach Branch and Andy Chapman for getting this setup for me. […]

Continue Reading

The Boot is back in Laramie, Pokes bowling in New Mexico

The Bronze Boot will keep it’s mantle in Laramie warm this winter as the Cowboys were determined to keep the Boot where it belongs. Another Border War has passed and the Cowboys have no won their third straight battle against the Sheep from Fort Collins. The Brett Smith to Josh Doctson connection proved to be […]

Continue Reading

Cowboys get bowl eligible vs New Mexico

The Wyoming Cowboys had a lot on the line this past weekend as they prepared for a home game versus the New Mexico Lobos. The Lobos have had a tough season as their coach Mike Locksley was fired mid-way through the season due to poor performance as well as some not-so-legal activities of a recruit […]

Continue Reading

Summer recap of 2010/11 athletics season

The 2010/11 Wyoming athletics season has come to an end and we’re all patiently waiting for the 2011 sports season to start. This time of year seems to drag on forever. The past Wyoming sports season was full of ups and downs for the Cowboys and Cowgirls. After Dave Christensen started his first year at […]

Continue Reading

Larry Shyatt Returns to Wyoming

The Wyoming Cowboy basketball team has a new head coach. Seven weeks after Heath Schroyer was fired from UW, the Cowboys landed on their top choice, Larry Shyatt, who comes back to Wyoming from the University of Florida where he was an assistant head coach under Billy Donovan. With the Gators Shyatt won two NCAA […]

Continue Reading

Cowboy Wrestlers Win WWC Championship

The Cowboy wrestling team has won the Western Wrestling Conference for a second consecutive year. On Sunday in Colorado Springs the Cowboys rolled in looking to avenge their dual loss to Northern Iowa two weeks ago, when the Panthers stole a close dual victory away from the Pokes and claimed the WWC regular season title. […]

Continue Reading

Pokes B-Ball Wins, Wrestlers fall in Oklahoma

The Cowboy basketball team is finally showing some signs of life. After the University fired Heath Schroyer one week ago the Pokes have started to show some signs of playing like a basketball team. On Wednesday the Pokes lost to New Mexico in the infamous Pit in Albuquerque. Amath M’Baye scored a career high of […]

Continue Reading