* University of Wyoming press release

LARAMIE -- The University of Wyoming soccer team closed the book on its 2023 season Thursday. The Cowgirls dropped a 1-0 decision to rival Colorado State at the Madrid Sports Complex.

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The loss gives Wyoming a final record of 6-8-5 overall and 2-7-2 (8 points) in Mountain West Conference play. The victory improves the Rams to 11-5-3 overall and 6-3-2 (20 points) in league action.

Colorado State advances to the conference tournament. It’ll be the No. 4 seed and play Sunday against a team that’s yet to be determined.

Mia Casey provided the lone goal Thursday. She found the back of the net during the 13th minute off a pass from Olivia Fout.

The Cowgirls outshot the Rams, 16-7. Jamie Tatum led the way with four shots, and Alyssa Bedard added three.

Miyuki Schoyen made four saves at goalkeeper for Wyoming. Her counterpart, Shayna Ross, logged four saves for Colorado State.

Laramie is the host for the league’s postseason tournament. That action takes place Sunday, Wednesday and Saturday.

How Many Medals Have Wyoming-Born Athletes Won at the Olympics?

Wyoming isn't represented on Team USA for the 2020 (in 2021) Olympics in Tokyo. But, athletes born in Wyoming have competed for the gold a handful of times over the last century.

According to the folks at BeenVerified.com, seven Wyoming-born Olympians have competed on the world's largest stage.

Since the 1932 LA games, these competitors earned four Olympic medals; one gold, two silver, and a bronze. Wrestling, Track and Field, and Rowing are the evens where Wyoming-natives have shined.



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