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Fourth time’s a charm?

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Justin Ray saw what the Colorado state wrestling championship finals were like as a freshman. The Palisade High School wrestler’s practice partner reached the pinnacle of high school wrestling on Saturday night in front of 10,000 people ...


After year off, Paonia’s Kendall qualifies for state in return to mat

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Wrestling is in Tyler Kendall’s blood. His dad wrestled for Paonia and was a state qualifier, so it was only normal for Tyler to grow up in the sport, but that changed last year. Kendall decided to play basketball at Paonia High ...


Inside edition

By Nick Walter

At one baseline, Grand Junction High School’s Zach Kiel made the steal. The ball was passed from Kiel to Greg Eccher to Broderick Robinson in half-beats, and Robinson’s layup at the other end was an example of how the Tigers got it ...


Playoff payoff?

By Matt Meyer

In previous years, the Class 4A Western Slope League and Southwestern League used a selection committee to determine which seven of the leagues’ 11 4A teams would go to the state tournament. This year, the 4A WSL/SWL is deciding those ...

Rubalcaba leads GJ girls past scrappy Central

By Staff

In its final game of the regular season, the Central High School girls basketball team was down by only eight points heading into the final quarter against Southwestern League-leading Grand Junction, but fell to the host Tigers, 48-34. Shafer ...

Palisade lands No. 2 district seed

By Staff

The Palisade High School boys basketball team received the No. 2 seed for the Class 4A District tournament and will have a first-round bye. The district basketball pairings were released Monday. The Bulldogs (14-5) will play the winner of ...

Central takes silver at state

By Staff

Central High School’s Silver team finished second in the Colorado High School Bowling foundation state championships, only 20 pins behind state champion Arvada. Heather Jones is the team captain of the Silver team, coached by Mary ...

‘Cats send 8,
 Junction and Central 5 to state tourney

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Led by two regional champions, Fruita Monument on Saturday qualified eight wrestlers for the Class 5A state championships next weekend in Denver. The Wildcats placed three wrestlers in the finals of the Region 4 tournament at Standley Lake ...


‘Dog pack

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MONTROSE — Dalton Hannigan and Trevor Garcia each won regional titles, but they credited each other and senior captain Justin Ray — who finished second at 132 pounds — for their victories. The three led Palisade to a ...


Soaring Eagles

By Tim Harty

Eight regional champions, two runners-up, three third-place finishers. That’s 13 state qualifiers in 14 weight classes, the kind of representation Paonia was looking for as it heads to Denver this week seeking a second straight state ...

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