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Fruita Monument rolls to victory over Durango

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Consider the Fruita Monument High School boys basketball team a serious contender for the Southwestern League title. One week after opening league play with a victory over rival Grand Junction, the Wildcats blew out Durango 67-34 on Friday ...


Grand Junction gets easy win over Cortez

By Patrick Bahr

Nate Yanez had a feeling Friday night was going to be a good night. The Grand Junction High School boys basketball player nailed a 3-pointer on his first shot and didn’t slow down, scoring a game-high 22 points in the Tigers’ ...

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Montrose pins six wrestlers in victory over Fruita Monument

By Staff

Montrose wasted little time getting back on the winning track in Southwestern League dual action. The No. 4-ranked Indians had six pins and one forfeit to defeat Fruita Monument 45-29 on Thursday night in Montrose. “We wrestled ...

Plateau Valley boys roll to victory over young De Beque squad

By Jon Mitchell

DE BEQUE — Plateau Valley High School’s boys basketball team got to spread the scoring wealth around Thursday night. Cade Castro and Chase Langley each scored a game-high 17 points for the Cowboys, who got scoring from all but one ...


Moving on up: Ruiz’s win in higher weight class lifts Central past GJ

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Oscar Ruiz knew he had to find a way to win even though he had to wrestle a heavier opponent. The Central High School junior pinned Grand Junction’s Rory Wick with 19 seconds left in the match Wednesday night to lead the Warriors to a ...

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Two distinctive wins: Fruita boys run past Demons; girls rally in second half for victory

By Patrick Bahr

The Fruita Monument High School boys basketball team didn’t miss a beat. The Wildcats (7-6, 1-0 Southwestern League) followed their 24-point win against Grand Junction last Friday night with a 72-54 win Tuesday over Glenwood ...

Dominance from line in fourth quarter lifts Delta past Central boys

By Staff

The Central High School boys basketball team played well enough to win in every area of the game except the free-throw line. Tuesday night at home against Delta, the Warriors (1-13) had a 46-44 lead heading into the fourth quarter, when the ...

Prep Notebook: Qualifying for state swim meet is a relief for GJ’s McLean

By Staff

Gillian McLean qualified for the Class 5A girls swimming & diving state championships during last weekend’s Jeffco Invitational in Lakewood. The Grand Junction High School senior scored 346.9 points in the 1-meter diving competition ...

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Dribble, dribble, drive: Fruita Monument’s Labonde uses her speed to penetrate lane

By Patrick Bahr

Lauren Labonde spends a lot of time around the hoop. The Fruita Monument High School (6-7, 0-1 Southwestern League) sophomore guard is a gritty competitor who has no problem getting to the basket. “She’s unstoppable off the ...


Bulldogs hold their own to win Palisade Invitational

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Dalton Hannigan has dreamed of winning a high school varsity wrestling tournament for years. That dream became a reality Saturday when the Palisade High School freshman won the Palisade Invitational’s 112-pound title at Palisade High ...

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