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Family of fighters: Trio uses mixed martial arts as outlet for aggression

By Scott Schlaufman

Val Barney figures mixed martial arts has been the key to keeping good relationships within her family. Whether training at the 8th Street Gym or simply roughhousing on the floor while watching the Ultimate Fighting Championship, it ...


Jussel: Tebow gets his chance to shine in QB-centric NFL

By Rick Jussel

They say the NFL is a quarterback’s league. They ain’t just a woofin’. Green Bay is the best team in the league to this point. Aaron Rodgers is playing at the All-World, maybe even All-Galaxy level. In the AFC, New England ...


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Local bikers enjoy cyclocross by Livetrainrace.com

By Staff

Bikers from all disciplines came together Saturday morning at Sherwood Park to compete in the first of five cyclocross races put on by Livetrainrace.com. “Cyclocross is meant to completely test a rider,” said Mike Driver, the race ...


GJ cyclist Collier teams up with nonprofits to help Ugandan women

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It’s been a while since Corey Collier has been in a bicycle race. The Grand Junction native and Fruita Monument High School graduate, who raced professionally at one time, will ride in the Brazil Ride, a seven-day, 360-mile stage race, ...


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Big plays lift Raiders, Chiefs to Super Bowl wins

By Scott Schlaufman

When West Raiders running back Jayden Lafferty found a hole in Wednesday night’s Mesa County Junior Football Association lightweight Super Bowl, it was hard to stop him. Not only did Lafferty score four rushing touchdowns in the ...


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Super performances: Raiders, Chargers win 5th, 6th grade Super Bowls

By Scott Schlaufman

Things didn’t always go right for Camden Dottson in Tuesday’s Mesa County Junior Football Association 5th grade Super Bowl. But, under the lights at Stocker Stadium, the West Raiders’ defensive back/running back made the ...


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Pro disc golf excites players in Grand Junction

By Staff

For J.C. Kester, it was like watching Tiger Woods, only with a plastic disc in his hand instead of a driver. The Grand Junction disc golf player was a bit in awe Sunday as the Professional Disc Golf Association stopped in Palisade and Fruita ...


Jussel: Tebow needs to dazzle or Broncos will take QB from strong draft crop

By Rick Jussel

Bye, as in Bye Week. Bye, as in goodbye … Kyle Orton. We hardly knew ye. Hello, Tim Tebow Era. Yes, Tim Tebow Time is upon us, although it won’t officially start today, instead being on hold until the Denver Broncos actually ...


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Glade Park ultra runner Adam Bechtel meets incredible challenge

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When Adam Bechtel ran track in high school, he had one goal. “Never get lapped in a race,” he said of his one-year career as a miler at Fruita Monument. “I achieved that. I wasn’t very fast.” About 10 years ago, ...


Disc golfers set to tee off at state championships in valley

By Staff

With courses on the east and west end of the Grand Valley, this weekend is a chance to showcase disc golf. Saturday and Sunday, nearly 200 professional and amateur disc golf players will play in the Colorado Disc Sports Association state ...


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