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Hotchkiss’ Celis breaks record to win 800-meter state title

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Crazy busy and crazy fast. That’s one way to describe Jennifer Celis. The Hotchkiss High School senior turned in another record-setting performance Friday at the Class 2A state track and field championships. Celis ...

Knutson likes his chances in 4A swim finals

By Staff

FORT COLLINS — Being the top seed isn’t something Lars Knutson actually enjoyed, at least not going into the Class 4A boys State Swimming and Diving Championships. Definitely not going into the finals. “I actually ...


Austin powers to win

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Stoic, focused, calm and determined, Austin Williams lumbered into the shot-put circle. His shoulders hunched, the steel ball clamped against his jaw, he spun and launched. Stoic, focused, calm and relieved, Williams walked ...


State relay supremacy

By Staff

LAKEWOOD — The first round in the battle for a possible Class 2A girls state track and field title between North Fork rivals Paonia and Hotchkiss went to the Bulldogs on Thursday. Both schools had 800-, 1,600- and 3,200-meter relay ...


Sweet Music: Delta shot putter finishes second at final state meet

By Staff

LAKEWOOD — Many competitors in the state track and field meet are disappointed with a second-place finish. Bryanna Music could not have been more pleased with being a state runner-up. After qualifying in the shot put for the Class 4A ...


Dream fulfilled

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Chuck Bisbee showed off his ninth-place medal like it was gold. For the Fruita Monument High School senior, it was as good as gold. He couldn’t stop smiling after running the best race of his life Thursday. As a ...

Montrose hires Voehringer to be boys basketball coach

By Matt Meyer

Ryan Voehringer’s coaching career has bounced him around Colorado, but now the former Montrose basketball player is coming home. After nine successful years at Class 3A Valley High School in Gilcrest, Voehringer took the Indians’ ...

Montrose’s Rowan is SWL soccer player of the year

By Staff

Stephanie Rowan, a junior striker on the Montrose High School girls soccer team, was selected as the Southwestern League’s player of the year Wednesday. Rowan was the offensive catalyst, receiving through-balls from a talented Montrose ...


‘Dogged competitor

By Tim Harty

Jennifer Celis gets nervous before races. So, the Hotchkiss High School senior talks to the other athletes at the starting line. She wants to be happy and excited to race, not angry. Celis said she doesn’t perform well when ...


Swimmers ready to hit the water in state meets

By Matt Meyer

In a top-heavy field for the 200-yard freestyle at the Class 5A Colorado swimming and diving championships, District 51’s Carlos Matthews is certainly within striking distance. The senior is seeded No. 21 with a time of 1 minute, 49.61 ...

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