Page 5 of 266

Toughness a staple of Wagner’s 2014 recruiting class

By Patti Arnold

Taylor Wagner was looking for a few characteristics in his latest recruiting class for the Colorado Mesa women’s basketball team. Scoring, because the six players who graduated accounted for all but 10 of the 75 points the Mavericks ...

Mavs’ Prater finishes tied for 45th at golf nationals

By Staff

Colin Prater was consistent, but it wasn’t enough to earn All-America honors. The Colorado Mesa freshman shot rounds of 75, 76 and 75 for a three-round total of 13-over-par 226 and tied for 45th place in the NCAA Division II men’s ...

Abrams resigns as Mavericks’ softball coach

By Allen Gemaehlich

Two years after Kris Mort resigned to become a full-time associate athletic director, Colorado Mesa is looking for another softball coach. Colorado Mesa Athletic Director Tom Spicer accepted Candace Abrams’ resignation Tuesday. A ...

Mavs’ Prater tied for 37th at nationals

By Staff

Colorado Mesa freshman Colin Prater needed one more stroke Tuesday than he did Monday at the NCAA Division II National Championship tournament, but he slid 13 spots on the men’s golf leader board. Prater shot a 76 on Tuesday at The ...


Finishing strong

By Allen Gemaehlich

John Cusick and Shane Niksic were frustrated. The Colorado Mesa junior track and field runners have competed in distance races for years, but they struggled to finish races strong this year. They visited doctors and discovered they had an ...

Prater tied for 24th at NCAA golf

By Staff

Colin Prater had a rough opening round in the NCAA Division II men’s golf national championship. The Colorado Mesa freshman shot a 4-over-par 75 on Monday at the Meadows Golf Course in Allendale, Mich., tied for 24th. Prater ...


Mavericks edge Kingsville for spot in Division II World Series

By Allen Gemaehlich

It came down to a deep fly ball to the right-field corner. Colorado Mesa senior Austin Kaiser ran it down with a little help, coach Chris Hanks believes, for the third out and a spot in the NCAA Division II World Series next ...


Rally Mavs

By Allen Gemaehlich

It doesn’t seem to matter if Colorado Mesa has a lead and loses it or has to rally late. The fifth-ranked Mavericks keep finding a way to win. They did it again Saturday in the NCAA Division II South Central Region baseball tournament ...


Getting it done

By Allen Gemaehlich

Colorado Mesa fell behind early again, but the Mavericks didn’t need any late-inning magic this time. Mesa rallied from an early 5-2 deficit to defeat St. Edward’s (Texas) 12-8 on Friday afternoon in the NCAA Division II South ...


Kaiser is semifinalist for national player award

By Allen Gemaehlich

Colorado Mesa outfielder Austin Kaiser is in the running for the NCAA Division II national player of the year. The senior was chosen as one of the 40 semifinalists for the Jaeger Sports Tino Martinez Award, presented by College Baseball ...

Page 5 of 266


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Subscribe to print edition
Sign in to your account

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy