High Schools

Page 281 of 609


Central hires Marsh as coach

By Nick Walter

He’s back. Shawn Marsh once again will be a Grand Valley high school head football coach, this time at Central High School. Central Athletic Director Randy Powell on Friday announced the hiring of Marsh, who graduated from Central in ...


Pin to win

By {screen_name}

Dusty Sanchez knew he needed a pin, but he tried to stay focused on wrestling. The Central High School senior came through, pinning Grand Junction’s Louis Guillen in one minute, 21 seconds in the final match to lift the Warriors to a ...


Weir praises swimmers in final interview

By Nick Walter

After a double-dual at Durango on Jan. 4, Central/Palisade girls swimming coach Steve Weir, despite his failing health, called The Daily Sentinel to report results for his team. It turned out to be his final interview with the Sentinel. Weir, ...


Western Slope trio among state’s FB scholar-athletes

By Nick Walter

Hotchkiss’ Conner Beard, Rifle’s Ryan Moeller and Grand Junction’s Kyler Rose are three of 11 Colorado high school football players the National Football Foundation selected Thursday as its Colorado Scholar-Athletes. The ...


Trey magnifique

By Nick Walter

The wrist bands were long gone. During shooting practices, they kept the hand that steadies the ball in line with the forearm. And the “shot doctor,” as forward Spencer Fair called Fruita Monument High School coach Billy Dreher, ...


Speedy ‘Cats

By Nick Walter

For a few opening minutes Tuesday, like an eight-cylinder engine grinding and cracking and expanding in a morning freeze, the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team waited to warm. “I think we had just come back form a long ...

WarDogs swim coach Weir dies

By Nick Walter

His first passion was coaching. His final words were “I love you,” spoken to his wife, Mary, before Steve Weir died Friday, having spilled his energy into those he coached and those he loved. The contradiction is astounding. A ...

Meeker handles wrestling bigger schools

By {screen_name}

Meeker High School, ranked ninth in Class 2A, proved it can wrestle with bigger high schools last weekend. The Cowboys had eight wrestlers place to win the Eagle Valley Invitational with 150.5 points. Eagle Valley and Hotchkiss tied for ...

Junior Griffins meeting Thursday

By Staff

The Junior Griffins, a local high school rugby team that placed second in the state last season, is meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday in the Colorado Mesa University Hamilton Rec Center, room 165, for a parent’s information ...

Paonia wins Montrose Invitational team title

By {screen_name}

MONTROSE ­— Tyler Kendall didn’t expect to challenge for the Montrose Invitational tournament title. The Paonia High School senior moved up a weight class this week after losing a wrestle-off to teammate Morgan ...

Page 281 of 609


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

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