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Central baseball team starts fast, but has to hold on late to top Durango on the road

By Staff

The Central High baseball team put up four runs in the first inning and held on for a 11-8 win at Durango. Central (9-5, 3-3 Southwestern League) won despite allowing a home run to Durango’s Easton Garcia. Durango (9-5, 4-2) tied the ...

Team effort lifts Fruita past Durango

By Matt Meyer

There are times when Aiden Woomer makes spectacular plays look effortless. He leads the Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team with 18 goals, and against Durango on Saturday, he added three to his total as the Wildcats downed Durango ...

Central selects Williams to be cross country coach

By Staff

What began as a weight-loss regimen for Jeena Williams five years ago has led to a head coaching position. On Friday, Williams was promoted to Central High School’s boys and girls cross country coach. Williams, 29, was the assistant ...


Beating the clock

By Nick Walter

Becca Hansen, otherwise known as “Rabbit,” could not keep her eyes off the clock in the second half. The Grand Junction High School midfielder also couldn’t take her eyes off Fruita Monument’s attempts to tie the game ...


The other Tigers

By Staff

Durango tried to neutralize the Grand Junction High School boys lacrosse team’s leading scorer, Kris States, on Friday. When States would touch the ball, two or three defenders would be on him. But that only created opportunities for ...

Bulldogs sweep Eagle Valley

By Staff

Palisade High School swept a doubleheader Thursday at Eagle Valley, with Cole Cummins and Kameron Pfaff hitting home runs in a 10-0 win and Tate Herland scattering four hits in a 4-2 victory in the second game. The Bulldogs scored in twos in ...

Palisade’s Steinkirchner, Gunther sign with Mavericks

By Patti Arnold

Audrey Steinkirchner has some wicked volleyball skills. That was on display during her career at Palisade High School, and was reinforced Wednesday when her coach, Wendy MacAskill, handed her an impressive plaque after she signed a letter of ...

GJ’s Derrieux, Harrison and Ledebur make college choices

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The national letter of intent Jamie Derrieux signed Wednesday was not her first. She’s had one pasted in her baby book her entire life. The daughter of two college basketball players, Derrieux grew up in gyms. “It’s just ...

Fruita edges Dakota Ridge

By Staff

Fruita Monument’s girls tennis team claimed a 5-2 victory over Dakota Ridge on Wednesday, getting a pair of singles wins and dominating the doubles, winning three of four matches. Meredith Soychak claimed a 6-0, 6-2 win at No. 2 singles ...


Montrose edges Fruita in key SWL battle

By Nick Walter

If there was one late hope for Fruita Monument High School’s baseball team against Montrose starting pitcher Skylar Haynes, it was 6-foot-4 Drew Bridges. The situation — two outs, one runner on base, bottom of the seventh inning, ...

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