High Schools

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Central claims boys, girls individual XC titles at Warrior Invitational

By Staff

A pair of Central High School runners won individual titles at the Warrior Invitational on Saturday with impressive opening-season times. Tyman Smart and Ivory Espinoza won the boys and girls cross-country races on the Matchett Park 5K ...



By Matt Meyer

For three of the past four seasons, the Central High School softball team has scheduled ThunderRidge, a perennially successful program from Highlands Ranch, early in the season. That’s meant a tough early test for the Warriors, ...


Single file

By Dale Shrull

It’s always good to play top-flight competition. For the three local prep boys tennis teams, the Lowry Bishop Invitational is the annual start of the season. The tournament, hosted by Fruita Monument, welcomes a number of high-caliber ...

Fruita rallies in second half 
to top Montrose

By Jon Mitchell

MONTROSE — A few early miscues gave Montrose High School’s football team early momentum Friday night.
A few halftime adjustments, coupled with a few gutsy calls, gave Fruita Monument its first road win against the Indians in ...

GJ softball team gets one win at tourney

By Staff

The Grand Junction High softball team won one of three nonleague games in Fort Collins on Friday. The Tigers (2-3) got three hits and four RBI from Haeleigh Harris to lead the Tigers to a 21-0 win over Standley Lake in the Fort Collins ...


A game of inches

By Matt Meyer

The Palisade High School football team’s Zero Week game came down to inches on several occasions. With 8:44 to go Friday night at Stocker Stadium, the Bulldogs led 8-6, and were defending Central’s penalty-lengthened two-point ...


Paonia hopes Escher can lead them back to top of 1A football

By Matt Meyer

Paonia found a formula that worked when it won its two most recent state championships in 2013 and 2014. The Eagles combined talented football players with a young head coach — Brent McRae — and experienced assistants. Now, with ...


The game of football — what it means to coaches

By Staff

High school football can have an everlasting impact on those who cinched up cleats and buckled a chin strip. To many, football is the ultimate team game, where a single missed assignment can result in complete failure. For most coaches, the ...

Area high school football schedules

By Staff

High School Central Date Opponent Time Aug. 25 Palisade 7 p.m. Sept. 1 Grand Junction 8 p.m. Sept. 9 Gateway 1 p.m. Sept. 21 Fruita Monument 7 p.m. Sept. 29 at Montrose 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at Pueblo South 1 p.m. Oct. 13 Cheyenne Mountain 7 ...


Western Slope Conference loaded with talent

By Matt Meyer

Four teams from the Class 1A Western Slope Conference made the state playoffs last season and another team narrowly missed the cut. Meeker, Paonia and Cedaredge added yet another season to their perennial playoff presence, and a young Grand ...

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