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Fruita routs Durango

By Staff

Vince Grasso rushed for 199 yards and two touchdowns as Fruita Monument routed Durango 42-0 in Southwestern Conference football Friday night. The Wildcats (4-5, 3-1 SWC) also got 130 yards passing from Jake Lynch, who completed 10 of 20 ...

Montrose no-hit at 4A state tourney

By Pat Rooney

AURORA — The Montrose softball team figured it had a certain level of karma on its side. Once again, the Indians were facing an uphill battle as the underdog in a first-round match against Pueblo South at the Class 4A state tournament. ...


Hotchkiss, Paonia prepped for important rivalry game

By Nick Walter

The towns are separated by nine miles, and in the Class 1A Western Slope Conference standings, the teams are one game apart. Paonia (4-3, 3-0), which has a four-game winning streak and is coming off a 52-0 win over Lake County, suddenly is a ...


Ready to make a statement

By Nick Walter

Pueblo South has seen this before: During last season’s first round of the Class 4A state softball tournament, Montrose came in against the Colts as a low seed and nearly nabbed an upset. Once again, Montrose (16-6), a No. 14 seed, will ...

GJ boys earn berth to 5A state XC meet

By Staff

LITTLETON — When Kim Dobson took the reins of the Grand Junction High School cross country team last spring, she didn’t know what to expect from her program. She got a definitive answer Thursday at the Class 5A Region 2 meet at ...


Running Bulldogs

By Nick Walter

DELTA — Palisade High School is known for excellence in a number of team sports. For this year at least, add cross country to the list. The Bulldogs boys placed fourth Wednesday at the Class 4A regional at Delta’s Confluence Park, ...


Hansen’s heroics

By Matt Meyer

MONTROSE — Montrose High School senior Nick Hansen stood confidently about 30 yards out after watching his free kick curl in for a goal. It took his teammates almost 10 seconds to collapse around him. He made the smallest of fist pumps ...

Thieszen leads ‘Dogs past Delta

By Staff

Morgan Thieszen had 22 kills as Palisade bounced back from a first-game loss to defeat Delta 25-27, 25-16, 25-23, 25-14 in Western Slope League volleyball Tuesday night. Shannon Rhodes led the league-leading Bulldogs (12-5, 8-1 WSL) with 39 ...

Tigers celebrate soccer win over Central

By Matt Meyer

Gatorade baths are usually reserved for the highest order of champions. So in the Grand Junction High School boys soccer team’s four-win season, occasions worthy of one are few and far between. But when senior captain Ryan Gibb ...

Montrose seeded 14th at 4A state softball

By Staff

Montrose High School was given the 14th seed in the 16-team field and will play third-seeded Pueblo South on Friday in the first round of the Class 4A state softball tournament. The teams will play at 12:15 p.m. at Aurora Sports Park, 18601 ...

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