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Fruita’s focus

By Matt Meyer

Off the court, the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team started its holiday break delivering blankets to Community Hospital. On the court, the Wildcats have been one of the most notable teams in Colorado with a 10-0 record and a ...


Making mat memories

By Dale Shrull

It’s a name familiar to Grand Junction High School sports fans. Jax Nourse, the quarterback and linebacker on the football team. Jax Nourse, the power-hitting infielder on the baseball team. But Jax Nourse, the wrestler? This year, ...


Former GJ coach Owens has successful first season at San Diego-area high school

By Matt Meyer

Former Grand Junction High School football coach Robbie Owens landed a premier prep coaching job earlier this year and he didn’t disappoint in his first season. Owens led Helix High School, a public charter school near San Diego, to the ...

Area football players well represented on all-state teams

By Jon Mitchell

Fruita Monument had some. Palisade had several. Central was represented, too. In fact, every Colorado high school football classification had a Western Slope high school player recognized when the Colorado High School Activities Association ...


Worth the wait

By Jon Mitchell

Dawson Collins knew he had it. The toughest part for him was waiting. Thanks in part to what came after that wait, the much-longer wait for a Warrior Classic team title by a District 51 school is over. Collins, a Grand Junction High School ...


Barrera’s best shot wins title at Warrior

By Dale Shrull

E.J. Barrera came to the Warrior Classic looking for redemption and a gold medal. He got both. After finishing second last year, the Central senior pulled out a tough title-match victory over Grand Junction’s Seth Latham to win the ...


Small-school wrestlers hold their own at Warrior Classic

By Dale Shrull

It was a battle between a returning state champion and a wrestler who hopes to achieve that goal this year. Palisade’s Terrance Williams went toe-toe Saturday with Garrett Niel of Pine Creek at the Warrior Classic and was in position to ...


Palisade pressure

By Matt Meyer

The Palisade High School girls basketball team ground out a 41-25 victory over Central on Saturday during the Palisade Sunrise Rotary Invitational. The Bulldogs (8-1) extended their lead over the Warriors (4-5) in each quarter, using numerous ...


Blue ribbons, gold medals

By Jon Mitchell

On the days when Josiah Rider isn’t on the wrestling mat, he’s in a pig pen. No, he doesn’t have a messy bedroom like a lot of teenage boys. Rider hangs out with real pigs. “His outlet is his pigs,” said Trever ...

2nd-half rally keeps Fruita girls perfect

By Staff

The Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team won the Greeley Invitational and remained undefeated with a 51-39 victory Saturday over Loveland. The Wildcats (10-0) trailed
22-19 at halftime, but Fruita Monument coach Michael ...

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