Jeremiah Johnke is WyoSports’ assistant editor and has been with the Wyoming Tribune Eagle since May 2003. His primary responsibilities currently include covering Cheyenne Central, Cheyenne East and Cheyenne South high schools, as well as Laramie County Community College and the University of Wyoming.His first three years with the WTE were spent focusing on Burns, Pine Bluffs and Wheatland high schools with the occasional LCCC and UW event sprinkled in. Johnke’s favorite memories since hiring on at the WTE include covering the 2005 Class 5A football championship between East and Central and the UW women’s basketball team’s run to the WNIT championship in 2007.
Johnke, 35, graduated from the University of Wyoming and participated in football and basketball at Wheatland High School. He also has played club lacrosse, junior tennis, enjoys playing golf, video games, reading, watching sports of all kinds (though he is partial to college baseball, football and lacrosse) and spending time with his wife, Liz, their two children and their dog, Kip.