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Twardowski, Nelson score four goals each

By Staff

Nicole Twardowski and Vanessa Nelson scored four goals apiece, and Adrienne Chiapuzio had five assists as Fruita Monument defeated Eagle Valley 15-3 in Mountain League girls lacrosse Monday in Eagle. Chiapuzio added two goals, as did Kelby ...


Rice, Wiley make big strides for Fruita golf

By Tim Harty

Katie Rice and Maci Wiley, testify. The two Fruita Monument High School girls golfers made the extra effort in the offseason that every coach dreams about, and the improvement they made from a year ago was on display Monday at Lincoln Park ...

Palisade tabs DeCrow to coach softball

By Tim Harty

Jeff DeCrow was an all-state baseball player at Palisade High School, and he has no problem saying, “Softball’s way tougher than baseball.” That’s what he told the seven senior fast-pitch softball players who came to a ...


Short-lived partnership

By Tim Harty

It appears their time together will end almost as quickly as it began. And if that’s the case, it was fun while it lasted for Fruita Monument’s No. 1 doubles team of senior Amy Espinoza and sophomore Tayvia Voytilla. The ...


Angel’s clutch hit lifts GJ past Broomfield

By Dale Shrull

Winning baseball games can be determined by a number of factors, but usually, three are the most important. “It’s the cliché,” Grand Junction High School coach Donnie Alexander said. “Good pitching, good defense ...

Pitching, bats lift ‘Dogs to DH sweep

By Staff

Palisade High School got good pitching and a couple of big innings Saturday to win a pair of Western Slope League baseball games against Summit at Suplizio Field. In the first game, sophomore John Taber gave up three hits over six innings, ...


Top ‘Cats

By Tim Harty

Her first match ever in the Western Slope Open required an extra set. Then, Fruita Monument freshman Sarah Fleming settled in. Dispatching Air Academy’s Lauren Petty 6-3, 6-3 in the quarterfinals, Fleming was a rare sight Friday among ...

Fruita girls cruise past Steamboat

By Staff

Nicole Twardowski scored twice in the opening moments Friday, and the Fruita Monument girls lacrosse team rolled from there, defeating Steamboat Springs 19-0 at Walker Field. Wildcats coach Mark Twardowki said passing created opportunities ...


Schroeder’s pitching, hot bats help Fruita continue strong start to season

By Matt Meyer

Continuing its hot start to the season, the Fruita Monument High School baseball team picked up its fourth consecutive win, defeating Broomfield 11-1 in five innings on Friday at Suplizio Field. Sam Schroeder pitched well after a shaky first ...

2nd-quarter spurt by Akron too much for Cedaredge girls

By Staff

PUEBLO — The hype surrounding the talent of the Akron High School girls basketball team wasn’t just hot air. Cedaredge found out firsthand Thursday the Rams were as good as advertised, losing 68-46 to Akron in the first round of ...

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