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Moeller, Bears rout EV

By Matt Meyer

RIFLE — With 5 minutes, 37 seconds left in the second quarter, the Rifle High School football team started a running clock. By halftime, the Bears were up 52-0 against Eagle Valley, and star running back Ryan Moeller had rushed for 229 ...

Panthers make case to move up in Class 3A playoff picture

By Staff

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — There isn’t much questioning the strength of football in the Class 3A Western Slope Conference. After the 16-team playoff bracket is unveiled Sunday, it’s feasible four teams from the Western Slope will ...


Palisade, FM set for volleyball regionals

By Nick Walter

Palisade High School has the solid group of seniors, Fruita Monument is juiced with juniors, and both are raring to go for today’s regional volleyball matches. Fruita Monument (18-5, 9-1 Southwestern League) is the No. 20 seed in the ...



By Nick Walter

Grand Junction High School knows its potential, yet it finds itself in a first-round state playoff game against one of the state’s most respected football programs, Columbine. The Tigers barely lost on the road to No. 3-ranked Ralston ...

State Football Playoff Capsules

By Nick Walter

Class 5A No. 23 Grand Junction (6-3) at No. 10 Columbine (6-3) Today, 4 p.m., Jefferson County Stadium The coaches Grand Junction: Robbie Owens Columbine: Andy Lowry About the Tigers ■ Junior QB Tyler Heinsma has passed for 851 ...

Rupe, Zuniga honored by WSL softball coaches

By Staff

Prep Softball Palisade’s Katie Rupe was selected the Class 4A Western Slope League Player of the Year on Thursday, and Bulldogs coach Nicole Zuniga was the league’s Coach of the Year. In leading Palisade (13-9, 6-0 WSL) to a ...


A Rose by any other name ...

By Nick Walter

He’s offered to take a freshman for lunch, not for a hazing. His Ivy League smarts are well-known around the school. And on the football field, he can be an easy spot, No. 76, at 270 pounds, sprinting some 20 yards downfield and dragging ...

Paulson hits, pitches way to league MVP

By Nick Walter

Fruita Monument senior Mallory Paulson on Tuesday was selected the Southwestern League Most Valuable Player for softball after batting .554 with nine home runs and 44 RBIs. The senior went 4-3 on the mound and led Fruita Monument to a 16-7 ...

Local Briefs: Beard, Webb finalists for High School Heisman

By Staff

High Schools Beard, Webb finalists for honor Hotchkiss senior Conner Beard and Delta senior Skylyn Webb are two of the 20 finalists for the 2012 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award in Colorado. One boy and one girl will receive the ...

Tigers, Wildcats playoff times set

By Staff

Game times and dates for the Grand Junction and Fruita Monument high school football teams are set. Grand Junction plays Columbine at 4 p.m. Friday at Jefferson County Stadium in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs. Fruita Monument will ...

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