Broncos-Bears game to be shown on MeTV
Thursday night’s Denver Broncos preseason opener, set for a 6:30 p.m. kickoff at Chicago, will be broadcast on MeTV, a new sister station of KKCO, the local NBC affiliate. For those with cable, MeTV is on Channel 109 on Bresnan, Channel 194 on Optimum. KKCO moved the game to accommodate the Olympics being shown on NBC.
For those with satellite dishes, MeTV is available over the air by taking your digital-ready TV off satellite and tuning to Channel 11.2 or 11-2. Viewers without cable or satellite who receive stations over the air via antenna or a digital converter box, can tune to Channel 11.2 or 11-2 to see the game.
For questions, contact your satellite or cable provider, or KKCO at 243-1111. KKCO has set up a website with information on how to watch the game at http://www.nbc11news.com/watchthebroncos/headlines/watchthebroncos.html
Palisade golfers first, second in the Four Corners Junior Championship
A pair of Palisade golfers, Kyler Smith and Skyler Miller, placed first and second in the boys 16-18 division of the Four Corners Junior Championship at the end of July.
Smith shot a two-day score of 149 to win the title and Miller carded a 156 for second.
Jacob Smith, Kyler’s younger brother, won the boys 13-under division with a 170.
After returning from the tournament in Cortez, Kyler Smith won the Ace Tour championship at Redlands Mesa, shooting 2-under-par 70, scoring a 20 in the Stableford scoring format.
GJ’s Martin second in stroke play
Melissa Martin of Grand Junction shot 1-over-par 74 on Monday and is second in the championship/first flight of the Colorado Women’s Golf Association stroke play championship.
Played at Columbine Country Club, Martin shot a 39 on the front, but came in at 35 to trail Somin Lee of Denver by two strokes heading into the second round.
Jacqueline Sherman of Grand Junction is eighth in the championship/first flight, six strokes off the pace after carding a first-round 78.