High Schools

Page 2 of 621


The Grey area

By Matt Meyer

OLATHE — In the span of three plays during the third quarter Friday night, Grey Neal made a huge impact for the Paonia High School football team. The sophomore high-pointed a halfback pass from Olathe, pulling in an interception. On the ...

Brighton runs past Grand Junction

By Staff

Brighton took a big lead early Friday night and cruised to a 36-7 home victory over Grand Junction. The Tigers (1-6, 0-2 Longs Peak Conference) dropped their sixth consecutive game since their season-opening victory against Central. The ...


GJ, Central ready to show off skills in softball regionals

By Jon Mitchell

Grand Junction High School’s softball team got off to a rough start, but the Tigers smoothed things out and finished the season well. Two wins in its first nine games prompted second-year coach Si Espinoza to make changes in the lineup. ...


Do-it-all Bernal

By Dale Shrull

Austin Bernal is the monkey wrench of the Palisade football team. He fits in just about everywhere and does a little bit of everything. That was again the case in the Bulldogs’ 35-0 win over Eagle Valley on Thursday at Stocker ...

GJ’s Weckerly, Aubert and Fruita’s Cesark all lose in state tennis quarterfinals

By Staff

Grand Junction advanced a pair of singles players into the quarterfinals at the Class 5A boys tennis state tournament on Thursday in Denver. Cameron Weckerly won his first-round match at No. 2 singles 6-1, 6-1, and Luke Aubert advanced with a ...

Delta keeps playoff hopes alive by beating Cortez

By Matt Meyer

DELTA — At this point in the season, every game is big for the Delta High School football team. But next week’s game might be the biggest of all. The Panthers dispatched Montezuma-Cortez 23-7 on Thursday night, setting up a game ...

Trio of 2nd-half goals lifts Fruita Monument past Central

By Jon Mitchell

Sam Pflug made sure all the scoring chances the Fruita Monument High School boys soccer team got Wednesday night against Central turned into something positive. Pflug’s penalty kick goal in the 57th minute helped the Wildcats break ...


Fruita starts slow before sweeping Montrose

By Matt Meyer

It took the Fruita Monument High School volleyball team a little bit to get going Tuesday night. Bad serves, miscommunication and a feisty Montrose team kept things close, but the Wildcats eventually swept the Indians 25-17, 25-23, ...


Still new to tennis, Weckerly makes state

By Dale Shrull

Max Weckerly smiled and mingled with his teammates, a satisfying couple of days and a ticket to the Class 5A state tennis tournament safely tucked away for the Grand Junction senior. With his teammate Tommy Mahre, Weckerly qualified for state ...


Running free

By Matt Meyer

From the center attacking midfield position, Jake Chaffetz covers a lot of ground for the Grand Junction High School boys soccer team. He can track back on defense, using his 6-foot-1 frame to challenge players for the ball and his blazing ...

Page 2 of 621


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
eTear Sheets/ePayments

© 2017 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy