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The Indians’ defense

By Dale Shrull

Palisade High School’s boys basketball team had trouble finding its offensive rhythm, but Montrose did not. The Indians used great ball movement and played good defense Friday to take down the Bulldogs 62-51 at the Palisade Rotary ...


Putting the pieces together

By Allen Gemaehlich

Cody Lacy was leading 5-3 when Maya Nelson grabbed his leg and drove it into the mat. Lacy didn’t panic. The Grand Junction High School 120-pound junior knew the situation and what he needed to do. He worked his way out of trouble and ...

2nd-quarter outburst lifts Palisade to win

By Staff

After a slow start Friday, the Palisade High School girls basketball team erupted for 18 points in the second quarter to take a 22-8 lead at the half in a 40-31 victory over Cheyenne (Wyoming) South at the Palisade Rotary Invitational. Ashlyn ...

No. 4 Tigers get close win vs. No. 1 ‘Cats

By Dale Shrull

Grand Junction High School’s Josiah Rider is only a freshman, but he’s ranked No. 1 at 145 pounds in Class 5A. Showing speed, balance, technique and mat savvy rare for a first-year prep wrestler, Rider was in complete control of ...


Long-range Indian

By Matt Meyer

Midway through the first quarter Thursday night, Montrose’s Holly Brooks hit a 3-pointer from at least three steps behind the 3-point line. In the third quarter, she hit a deep shot that was almost closer to half-court than it was to ...

Brandon carries Tigers to win in Denver

By Staff

AURORA — There’s little doubt the Grand Junction High School girls basketball team has its share of weapons. The Tigers needed more than one on Thursday despite easily handling Poudre 42-25 at the Grandview Invitational. The ...

Poor fourth quarter hurts GJ boys in loss to Sand Creek

By Staff

A rough fourth quarter Thursday night cost Grand Junction as Sand Creek (5-1) poured in 24 points in the quarter to get a 57-56 win at the Mullen Boys Tournament in Denver. The Tigers led 42-33 going into the fourth but the Scorpions got hot ...


Bulldogs bite Lions

By Matt Meyer

Hitting free throws down the stretch Thursday night and playing workmanlike defense helped the Palisade boys basketball team hold off Lutheran to win 67-65 at the Palisade Sunrise Rotary Basketball Tournament. The Lions are ranked No. 4 in ...


Classic competition

By Allen Gemaehlich

Jacob Seely remembers when he was a young boy watching the Warrior Classic with big eyes. He remembers thinking how impressed he was with the high school wrestlers. “Growing up, I thought it was this tournament I would never win when I ...


Paonia places 6 players on 1A All-State teams

By Dale Shrull

After a second straight Class 1A state championship, Paonia High School placed six players on the Colorado High School Activities Association All-State teams. Led by do-it-all junior Taylor Walters, the Eagles wrapped up a 13-0 season with a ...

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