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Winning an individual title was Merrill Beck, being hugged by LHS coach Nick DeWitt. Saturday night after the championship round of the State Wrestling Tournament.
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Beck finishes LHS career with Class 3A championship

The Lovell High School wrestling team concluded the 2015-16 season with strong performances at the Class 3A State Wrestling Tournament in Casper including a state championship by senior Merrill Beck. Lovell placed 12th in the 16-team 3A field with 76 […]

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Brian Crawford pins an opponent during the 2A West Regional Wrestling Tournament held on Friday. Crawford took first place in the 106-pound weight class at the tournament.
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Crawford and Homewood win regional titles

Rocky Mountain High School junior Brian Crawford and senior Wes Homewood took first place in their respective weight classes at the 2A West Regional Wrestling Tournament Friday in

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LHS coach DeWitt passes on life lessons to his students

New Lovell High School wrestling coach Nick DeWitt has a lot to tell his young wrestlers, life lessons about determination, guts and overcoming obstacles. Born and raised in Greybull,

Lovell sophomore heavyweight Jaret Collins puts the hurt on an opponent during the Powell Invitational Tournament Friday. Collins finished second at 285. The Bulldogs will compete at the Battle of the Big Horns in Worland this weekend.
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Zeke Collins a champ; Bulldogs place fifth at Powell Invitational

There’s always lots of room for improvement following the first wrestling tournament of the season, but for Lovell coach Daniel Robertson, the Bulldogs’ fifth-place finish at the Powell

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Local wrestler takes trip of a lifetime

[caption id="attachment_8906" align="alignright" width="183"] Rocky Mountain High School wrestler Dakota Bond took a trip of a lifetime to Berlin, Germany, to compete in the Vil Tegel Wrestling

Lovell 120-pounder Joey Bassett puts the hurt on Justin Winkelman of Big Piney during a quarterfinal match Friday at the 2A West Regional Wrestling Tournament hosted by Lovell High School last week. Bassett pinned Winkelman in 58 seconds and went on to place second. Wrestlers are off to the state tournament in Casper this week.
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Bulldogs a strong second at regional wrestling

  [caption id="attachment_7735" align="aligncenter" width="429"] Lovell 120-pounder Joey Bassett puts the hurt on Justin Winkelman of Big Piney during a quarterfinal match Friday at the 2A West Regional

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Local teams head to regional basketball

North Big Horn County’s four high school basketball teams are on the road to Riverton today (Thursday) to compete in the annual Class 2A


Lovell welcomes Class 2A wrestlers

[caption id="attachment_7695" align="aligncenter" width="429"] Lovell freshman Joe Murnion puts the squeeze on an opponent during the Greybull Memorial Invitational on Feb. 1. The Lovell Bulldogs will be