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Hannigan wins first crown for ‘Dogs in 10 years

By Brian Miller

DENVER — For the first time in a decade, a member of Palisade High School’s wrestling team is coming back to the Western Slope with a state championship. Junior Dalton Hannigan became the first Bulldog to earn state glory since ...


Twin titles for Palisade

By Nick Walter

The Palisade High School boys basketball team does not have anyone who can dunk. But they do have 5-foot-6 Tass Crow. In the first quarter of the Class 4A Southwestern/Western Slope District tournament championship game Saturday, Crow hit a ...


Long-range shooting lifts Montrose to title

By Nick Walter

How do you defeat a team that’s on an 18-game winning streak? One way, as Montrose High School showed against streaking Delta on Saturday in the Class 4A Southwestern/Western Slope District girls basketball championship game, is to make ...


Kings of the valley

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DENVER — Jacob Trujillo hung on to his last loss in the state wrestling finals and carried it with him. One year later, the Grand Junction High School sophomore could let it go. Trujillo (47-0) defeated District 51 rival Isaac ...


 finish is a ‘blessing’ for Jacob Solseth

By Brian Miller

DENVER — Given where Jacob Solseth was only a few months ago, standing on the podium Saturday evening at the Pepsi Center was a moment to cherish. The Olathe High School senior was obviously feeling the sting of a one-point loss in the ...


Back-to-back Eagles

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DENVER — Paonia High School had a target on its back from the start. No one hit it. The defending Class 2A state wrestling champion Eagles, who were ranked No. 1 all season, flew away with their fourth team title in school history. ...

‘Dogs take 6th in girls bracket

By Matt Meyer

It was one of those games the Palisade High School girls basketball players had to grit their teeth and make it through. The Bulldogs, with one senior, had very little experience playing games in a bracket format. Their 44-29 loss to Durango ...



By Brian Miller

DENVER — Even with a bloody nose that twice forced a stoppage in the Class 4A state semifinals, Palisade junior Dalton Hannigan persevered to earn a shot at his first state wrestling title. Hannigan survived a tense third-period battle ...


Talking titles

By Nick Walter

They weren’t going to talk about the Southwestern League boys basketball title until they had played Fruita Monument. Grand Junction wrapped up the league championship earlier this week, but on Friday, after a 63-52 win over Fruita ...



By Nick Walter

At the end of the sort of furious fast break that has defined Fruita Monument girls basketball team all season, Lauren LaBonde, at top speed, took a bump and flew face first on the court at Grand Junction as though on a Slip ‘N ...

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