Karate and Fencing will take center stage for the next round of the Cowboy State Games in Casper. The Fencing competition will be held at Eastridge Mall on the concourse Saturday and Sunday, April 1st and 2nd. It will feature both fast-action Epee and Foil matches, and the public is invited to come and watch. For those interested in being part of the competition, you can get more information at the Cowboy State Games website, or contact CSG Sport Manager All Baur at (307) 856-7802.

On Saturday, April 29th, Karate will be held at Casper College in Liesinger Hall gym. There is a spectator entry fee for this event. If you're interested in competing, you can find more information on the Cowboy State Games website, or contact CSG Sport Manager Sensei Jerry Davis at Black Dragon Martial Arts, (307) 287-2022.

These two events are the sixth and seventh of the New Cowboy State Games. Those who medal in these events qualify to compete in Grand Rapids, Michigan, in August in the State Games Of America.