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Begler hits, pitches Weld Central past Rifle in 3A District 7 tourney

By Jon Mitchell

RIFLE — Troy Phillips saw it coming. “As soon as we got down 2-0 right away, I knew we were in trouble,” the Rifle High School baseball coach said Saturday after the Bears’ 6-0 loss to Weld Central in the first round ...


Speedy Sierra

By Nick Walter

The fastest recorded Class 3A 100-meter dash of all time in Colorado prep girls track was run Friday at Stocker Stadium. The time was set by a senior from Cedaredge High School who thought, after one stride, she may have false started. But ...


Tough Rifle team wins 3A WSL title

By Nick Walter

Sometimes their training involves ambushes, hills and welts. It’s paintball. And some members of the Rifle High School track team say it makes them a bit tougher. The Bears won the Class 3A Western Slope League title on Friday at ...

GJ boys lead SWL meet after first day

By Staff

The Grand Junction High School boys track and field team leads the Southwestern League meet at Cortez after Friday’s six events. The meet resumes today. The Tigers have 57 points, followed by Fruita Monument’s 34 and ...

GJ tennis coach sees growth at state tourney

By Pat Rooney

DENVER — The Grand Junction High School girls tennis team is a squad in transition. So although it was a less than ceremonious performance at the Class 5A girls tennis state tournament, it nonetheless was one that coach Carol Elliott ...


Finals showdown

By Matt Meyer

The El Pomar Natatorium is a unique experience for high school swimmers in the 100-yard backstroke. As the only event where swimmers face out of the water, most backstrokers have seen their coaches frantically paddling their hands back and ...

Romine sisters, former Central players, each make Region 9 team for Otero

By Staff

Central High School graduates Danielle and Jessica Romine each made the NJCAA Division I Region 9 softball team for Otero Junior College. Danielle Romine is a utility player, Jessica a second baseman. The sisters led the Rattlers in nearly ...

Giving it a shot

By Nick Walter

He went from a glider to a spinner. In doing so, Cedaredge’s Miguel Barajas went from frustrated to a Class 3A Western Slope League champion. On Thursday at the boys 2A-4A Western Slope League meet at Stocker Stadium, Barajas’ ...


Sister act

By Nick Walter

Where are Clarissa and Cleo Whiting? “They’re running all the time — they’re probably running now,” Delta High School track athlete Sarah Gidden said. “They run after they run.” “They’re ...

State tourney a struggle for locals

By Pat Rooney

DENVER — Central’s Aimee Basinski and Fruita Monument’s Meredith Soychak were in fairly similar situations Thursday during the opening two rounds of the Class 5A girls tennis state tournament. Basinski, a junior, qualified ...

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