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Monument Little League falls 1-0 in state tournament

By Eden Laase

The Monument Little League baseball team and coach Jeff Satterfield had their first 1-0 game Sunday against Academy. It’s a rarity in Little League, and even more rare at the 9/10 level. Unfortunately for Monument boy’s team, it ...


Gladiators cruise to win, will play for 4th straight title

By Matt Meyer

Two large fights and several smaller skirmishes broke out Saturday night at the American Developmental Football League playoff semifinal between the Grand Junction Gladiators and the Colorado Cougars. The Grand Junction Police Department was ...


Fruita Major Girls win state, run to regionals

By Eden Laase

The Fruita Major Girls softball team started its Little League state tournament game Saturday against High Plains with a 2-1 deficit. Fruita ended it with 13 jubilant players taking a victory lap around the field, a Colorado State Champions ...


Ochoa’s arm, bat lift Monument 9/10 Boys to Little League win

By Eden Laase

Last season, Monument Little League’s Cameron Ochoa was a role player, picking up an at-bat here and there for the 9/10 Boys baseball team. This season was different, and Friday night, Ochoa was central to Monument’s 6-3 win over ...


Playing to the crowd

By Matt Meyer

The bull dipped and Tyler Smith’s hand started to slide up the rope. Smith slipped down the right side of the bull, at least a foot of rope between him and the bull’s head. But in front of a cheering hometown crowd Friday night ...


Rodeo throwback

By Matt Meyer

Centuries ago, the earliest variations of rodeo highlighted skills vital to ranching. Many of those skills are still present in modern rodeo. But some of the less glamorous ranch-hand skills, like branding calves, or even milking cows, have ...

Timeout, July 15, 2015

By Staff

Timeout guidelines: Fax information at least two weeks prior to registration deadline or event to 970-244-8578, email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) //= 0; i=i-1){ if (l[i].substring(0, 1) == ' ') output += ...


Gladiatorial dynasty

By Dale Shrull

What makes a dynasty? Three championships? Four? Well, the Grand Junction Gladiators have turned the American Developmental Football League into their own little gladiator arena. And they seldom exit with a loss. Over the past four years, ...

Rain adds to bull riders’ challenges at Rim Rock Rodeo

By Eden Laase

When Fire Ant came out of the chute Tuesday night, he did it casually, without the same rage that bulls usually exhibit. Layne Ward looked as though he was riding a bull that skipped its morning coffee, but the lackadaisical behavior was ...


Three Rivers wins Major Boys District 1 Little League championship

By Tim Harty

A few things went right for Fruita early as it took a 2-1 lead after one inning of its Major Boys District 1 Little League championship game against Three Rivers. Chief among them was the appeal of a home run by Three Rivers’ Ryan ...

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