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Cheyenne champions crowned at the 33rd annual Casper Youth Basketball Tourney

Teams from throughout the region competed


CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Champions were crowned in the 33rd annual Casper Youth Basketball Tournament on Sunday, March 19.

Casper attracted 122 teams, and over 250 games were played over the weekend. Teams traveled from Wyoming, Colorado, Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska. 

This annual event positively impacts the local economy with over $1,300,000 of direct spending due to many out-of-town teams traveling to Casper for the weekend, a City of Casper news release states. 

Complete brackets and results are available at www.crlasports.com.

Third Grade Boys Division

  • Champions: Casper Grizzlies Green, Casper, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Casper Grizzlies White, Casper, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Cheyenne Tribe-Black, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Fourth Grade Boys Division

  • Champions: Killer 3’s, Gillette, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: 307 Space Jammers, Casper, Wyoming
  • Third Place: 307 Mambas, Casper, Wyoming

Fourth Grade Girls Division

  • Champions: Casper Grizzlies White, Casper, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Little Lady Tigers, Lusk, Wyoming
  • Third Place Glenrock Little Lady Herders, Glenrock, Wyoming

Fifth Grade Boys Gold Division

  • Champions: 307 Flyers, Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Eaton Reds, Eaton, Colorado
  • Third Place: Gillette Swish, Gillette, Wyoming

Fifth Grade Boys Silver Division

  • Champions: Bobcats, Thermopolis, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Saratoga Panthers, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Rawlins, Rawlins, Wyoming

Fifth Grade Girls Division

  • Champions: Scottsbluff Bearcats-Kaxhausen, Scottsbluff, Nebraska
  • Runners-Up: Scottsbluff Bearcats-Lease, Scottsbluff, Nebraska
  • Third Place: Casper Bulls, Casper, Wyoming

Sixth Grade Boys Gold Division

  • Champions: Wind City Blizzard, Casper, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Thunderbirds 2029, Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • Third Place: 307 Challengers, Gillette, Wyoming

Sixth Grade Boys Silver Division

  • Champions: T-Birds, Casper, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Thermopolis Basketball, Thermopolis, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Greybull Buffs, Greybull, Wyoming

Sixth Grade Girls Gold Division

  • Champions: Mitchell Tigers, Mitchell, Nebraska
  • Runners-Up: Scottsbluff Jr. Bearcats Red, Scottsbluff, Nebraska
  • Third Place: Arapaho Elite, Arapaho, Wyoming

Sixth Grade Girls Silver Division

  • Champions: Wheatland Wonder, Wheatland, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Lady Herd 6th, Glenrock, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Lady Ballers, Rock Springs, Wyoming

Seventh Grade Boys Division

  • Champions: Spearfish, Spearfish, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Sheridan Broncs, Sheridan, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Casper Cowboys, Casper, Wyoming

Seventh Grade Girls Division

  • Champions: Tribe Killpack, Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Apsaalooke Breeze, Crown Agency, Montana
  • Third Place: Lady Cats, Thermopolis, Wyoming

Eighth Grade Boys Gold Division

  • Champions: Gillette Jays, Gillette, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: T-Birds, Casper, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Wyoming Flight, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Eighth Grade Boys Silver Division

  • Champions: Mitchell, Mitchell, Nebraska
  • Runners-Up: Pinedale, Pinedale, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Shoshoni Wranglers, Shoshoni, Wyoming

Eighth Grade Girls Division

  • Champions: L.A. Prime Tine, St. Stephens, Wyoming
  • Runners-Up: Wind River Lady Indians, Wind River, Wyoming
  • Third Place: Prodigy, Scottsbluff, Nebraska

The tournament was hosted by the City of Casper Recreation Division with support from the Casper Area Convention Visitor’s Bureau, Ramkota Inn and Conference Center and the Community Recreation Foundation.