Sports at a Glance – September
The last weekend of August and also the last weekend of summer did not disappoint. School wasn’t even in session yet but that didn’t stop the UW sports teams from starting their seasons. The UW football team beat Montana 17-12 on Saturday August 30th to open the season. The Cowboys will have 2 home games during September. They take the field against Air Force on Saturday September 6th and also Florida Atlantic on September 20th. They will travel twice as well to play the nationally ranked Oregon Ducks and also the Michigan State Spartans to close out September.
The UW Cowgirl volleyball team opened the season on August 29th with a win over Washington State. They won 3 matches over the weekend and open September with a match in Evanston, WY against Utah Valley. The Cowgirls will be home September 5th against South Alabama and Ball State. They will also be home on September 6th against Montana. The UniWyo Wyoming Invite will take place in Laramie on September 12th and 13th. The cowgirls will play Gonzaga, Weber State, and Furman during the invite. They will not have another home match until October after this.
The UW Cowgirl Soccer team is also in action during September. They will play Nevada on September 26th and UNLV (University of Nevada Las Vegas) on September 28th in Laramie.
Golf, Cross Country, and Tennis are also in action during September but they do not have any matches in Laramie during the month.
-Pat Whited, Landmark ALA