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CMU: We belong in nationals discussion

By Jon Mitchell

Vince Smith has plenty of material when it comes to making a sales pitch for the Colorado Mesa University men’s lacrosse team. The fourth-year head coach of the Mavericks didn’t hold back earlier this week when it came to saying ...


Boren stakes her claim as Mavs’ shortstop

By Patti Arnold

A long shadow was cast at shortstop by Makayla Kovac’s All-America career at Colorado Mesa. Baylee Boren practiced behind that shadow all of last season, knowing two things: One, Kovac owned the position. Two, Kovac was a ...

Nieslanik’s walk-off bunt lifts No. 8 Mavs

By Patti Arnold

JJ Carr went up with every intention of bunting. Josh Shapiro was on third base. Two out. Bottom of the ninth. Tie game. Carr, though, didn’t get a pitch he could bunt, so he took a walk, bringing Tanner Nieslanik to the ...


Mavs roll to softball sweep of CSU-Pueblo

By Patti Arnold

There are senior days. And then there’s the senior day Sarah Phillis had Sunday for the No. 11 Colorado Mesa softball team. One of only two seniors on the roster, Phillis banged a home run off the scoreboard to end an 8-0 run-rule game ...


Pearo cherishes winning title in his hometown

By Dale Shrull

Cyrus Pearo and three cycling buddies edged away from the pack and never looked back. Well, Pearo looked back a few times as the finish line approached but he was determined to not get caught, and he wasn’t. The 2011 Grand Junction ...


Herring is all but unhittable

By Staff

Kimbri Herring would probably like to have one pitch back, but when you give up a base hit in the first inning, you really don’t think about what’s to come. In hindsight, though… After CSU-Pueblo’s Gabby Moreno ...



By Patti Arnold

It wasn’t a record night, but then again, it was. Colorado Mesa’s baseball team fell just short of its own NCAA Division II regular-season attendance mark of 5,172 on Friday night, drawing 4,022 on a chilly night at Suplizio ...

Miller offers a $12,000 scholarship match to CMU football

By Patti Arnold

Mark Miller played on one of the best football teams in Colorado Mesa history. He wants the Mavericks to continue their success, and he’s willing to put up some significant money to make it happen. Miller, the general manager of Ed ...


Terrific teamwork

By Dale Shrull

Four riders working as one, working as hard as possible. That’s what the team time trial is all about at the USA Cycling Collegiate National Championships. Racing on a wind-swept 32K (19.9 miles) course at Glade Park, conditions were ...


Fielding a big part of Mesa softball team’s success this season

By Patti Arnold

From the day Ben Garcia was hired as the Colorado Mesa softball coach, he preached one thing: Defense. The Mavericks have always been able to hit, and this season is no different — Mesa leads the nation in team batting average at .384, ...

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