High Schools

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Coaching salaries put middle school sports in danger

By Nick Walter

School District 51 athletic director Paul Cain said middle school sports nearly were axed altogether for the 2012–13 school year. What was the biggest pinch on the district? Coaching salaries. The district raised middle school ...

Revenue for sports budgets varies with school district

By Nick Walter

Around the state, the story generally is the same with high school athletic budgets: less funding for the school, more fundraising and higher athletic fees. This coming school year, the School District 51 Board of Education transferred ...

High school teams play on despite shrinking funding

By Nick Walter

Say this for the School District 51 high school athletic programs: They’re getting by. The programs’ funding continued to shrink last month when the District 51 Board of Education finalized a budget for the 2012–13 school ...


Gene Taylor’s swept by Longmont Twins

By Tim Harty

Something more rare than a cold day at the plate by Gene Taylor’s batters ensured there would be no heating up by those hitters: rain. After two months in which Grand Valley residents probably could count on one hand the number of ...


Two big innings lift Gene Taylor’s to victory

By Tim Harty

Falling behind by six runs in the middle of a nine-inning game didn’t faze Gene Taylor’s hitters. They treat the big inning each game like it’s just a matter of time, and before the sun set Friday evening on Canyon View ...

Gene Taylor’s legion team cools down, loses 11-2

By Staff

After weeks of hot hitting, Gene Taylor’s American Legion baseball team cooled off on Sunday, losing an 11-2 game to NorCal Valley at Sparks High School in Sparks, Nev. Steven Baldwin started on the mound for Gene Taylor’s and ...


Grand Valley female wrestler pursuing Olympic aspirations

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She climbed trees when she was little and playfully fought her two younger brothers. It was only natural for Cody Pfau to wrestle. She wanted to try it the day she watched others wrestling. “We gave her the option of doing it,” ...

Gene Taylor’‘s moves into final four at Reno tourney

By Staff

Two more wins Saturday in Reno, Nev., ran the Gene Taylor’s American Legion baseball team’s record to 5-0 in pool play and put it in the final four of the Reno Muckdogs 4th of July Tournament today. Gene Taylor’s beat Team ...

Gene Taylor’s rallies for win in Reno tourney

By Staff

The Gene Taylor’s American Legion baseball team scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning Friday to rally for a 9-7 victory in six innings over Castro Valley in Reno, Nev. Gene Taylor’s loaded the bases with no outs, and ...

Hitting helps Gene Taylor’s win in Reno

By Staff

The Gene Taylor’s American Legion baseball team hit it big Thursday during its first day in Reno, Nev. Gene Taylor’s ripped 13 hits in each of its games, beating the Next Level A’s 19-1 and Washington Manor 10-2. A 12-run ...

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