Get your tweet on: Oct. 7, 2011

You can catch all the action from Burns when it takes on Wheatland for the third time ever. You also can catch live updates from the Class 4A Gillette at Cheyenne Central on Twitter tonight.

Follow @alexrileysports for updates on the Burns-Wheatland contest.

Follow @scottnulph for updates on the Central-Gillette game.

I’ll be following Cheyenne South at Casper Kelly Walsh on the radio and tweeting live updates. Follow @jjohnke for those updates.

Then pick up the print edition of the Wyoming Tribune Eagle for stories and stats on those two games.

Big Horn 31, Wheatland 30

Big Horn …… 8 8 8 6 – 30
Wheatland…. 7 3 6 15 – 31
First Quarter
BH: Gross 25 pass from McCafferty (McClurg kick)
W: Braisted 58 punt return (Chesser converston)
Second Quarter
W: Braisted 90 run (Chesser conversion)
BH: McClurg 26 field goal
Third Quarter
BH: Gross 31 pass from McCafferty (kick failed)
W: Chesser 2 run (Chesser conversion)
Fourth Quarter
W: B. Ruwart 16 pass from C. Ruwart (kick failed)
BH: McCafferty 56 run (McClurg kick)
BH: Lamb 5 pass from McCafferty (O’Dell pass from McCafferty conversion)
Big Horn: Gross 9-58. Wheatland: Braisted 21-110.
Big Horn: McCafferty9-19-1127. Wheatland: C. Ruwart 6-11-1 88.
Big Horn: Gross 4-67. Wheatland: B. Ruwart 4-83.

Sept. 30 Wyoming high-school football scores

Big Horn 31, Wheatland 30
Burns 14, Moorcroft 7
Casper Natrona County 26, Cheyenne East 3
Cheyenne Central 17, Laramie 7
Evanston 56, Cheyenne South 6
Lusk 35, Pine Bluffs 0
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Lander 44, Wheatland 6

Lander…………………………. 20 7 10 7 – 44
Wheatland…………………….. 0  0  0  6 – 6
First Quarter
L: Jack Mazurie 3 run (Name not available kick)
L: Mazurie 2 run (PAT good)
L: Mazurie 9 run (kick blocked)
Second Quarter
L: Brendan Schneider 9 run (kick good)
Third Quarter
L: 40 field goal
L: Schneider 10 run (kick good)
Fourth Quarter
L: Schneider 8 run (kick good)
W: C. Ruwart 20 pass to David Chesser (kick blocked)
Lander: Mazurie 13-79, Vigil 11-68; Wheatland: Chesser 8-41
Lander: Roberts 5-12-0 84; Wheatland: Chesser 3-14-1 28; C. Ruwart 6-16-2 77.
Lander: Vigil 2-38, Simpson 3-46; Wheatland: Chesser 4-73, B.Ruwart 2-26.

2011 Cheyenne Invite schedule

The Cheyenne Invitational volleyball tournament starts Friday. Teams in this year’s field include: Cheyenne Central, Cheyenne East, Wheatland, Casper Kelly Walsh, Casper Natrona County, Laramie and Southeast. This is Wheatland’s first trip to the Cheyenne Invite since the round-robin event was brought back a handful of years ago.

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Wheatland football deals with fire

The Squaw Mountain fire has burned nearly 6,000 acres 15 miles southwest of Wheatland. Until the wind shifted late Monday night, Wheatland football coach Scott Schultz was making contingency plans should the air quality get so bad the Bulldogs couldn’t practice outside.

“The wind started blowing everything south, so we had practice as normal,” Schultz said Tuesday night.

Until the wind changed, Schultz planned to take his team into the gym after Wheatland’s volleyball team finished practice.

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Local Wyoming Track Classic invitees

The invitation-only Wyoming Track Classic is scheduled for Friday at Harry Geldien Stadium on the campus of Casper Kelly Walsh High. Below are the 29 Cheyenne-area athletes who will compete in the meet. It should be noted that Cheyenne Central has opted to send its athletes to the Rocky Ridge Round-Up in Fort Collins, Colo., on Friday.

Burns: Kyra Eby (400-meter dash); Angel McFarlin (triple jump); Megan Smith (pole vault); Shana Wilcoxson (high jump, triple jump).

Cheyenne East: Jessy Eatmon (100, 200); Kayla Johnson (pole vault); Anna Reiner (800); Jacy Turner (high jump); Logan Yurek (100, pole vault).

Pine Bluffs: Austin Asay (1,600, 3,200); Laura Gross (discus); Cassidy Smith (100, 200).

Wheatland: Tray Hiatt (100 hurdles); Breann Jackson (shot put); Amanda Mondragon (400); Kyleen Smith (high jump).

Burns: Brodie Eklund (pole vault).

Cheyenne East: Zach Ellender (shot put); Dominique Hill (100); Jeremiah Hunter (100, 110 hurdles, triple jump); Mike Kesy (3,200); Spencer Moul (800); Sete Odhiambo (800); Austin Reiner (800); Joe Whitmire (100, 200).

Pine Bluffs: Alejandro Garcia (1,600); Blayne Gilbert (discus, high jump); Austin Lang (pole vault); Nolan Jeffres (triple jump, pole vault).