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Aerial assault: Grand Junction uses strong passing game to top Central

By Patrick Bahr

The Central High School football team knew it had to stop Grand Junction’s running attack. Friday at Stocker Stadium, the Warriors’ priority was containing Tigers running back Jerreon Dennis, who had rushed for more than 100 yards ...

Central outlasts Montrose in volleyball

By Patrick Bahr

Certain teams must be put away early. The Central High School volleyball team took a 2-0 lead at home Thursday against Montrose before the Indians rallied to tie the match at 2-2. The Warriors ground out a close win in the fifth game for a ...

GJ football team removed from restriction

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The Grand Junction High School football team will get a chance to qualify for the Class 5A state playoffs. The Tigers (4-1), who are hoping to qualify and win their first 5A playoff game this season, were officially removed from restriction ...

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Rally ‘Cat: Fruita’s Iden comes back to advance to 5A regional final

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Cody Iden knew it wouldn’t be easy, then he realized he could be playing his last high school tennis match if he didn’t turn things around. The Fruita Monument High School senior rallied from one set down to defeat Central’s ...

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Getting defensive: Tigers’ success on defense fuels turnaround

By Patrick Bahr

Grand Junction High School defensive coordinator Brandon Harrison doesn’t hide his aspirations for his side of the football. “I want to be an absolutely dominant defense on our way to winning a state title,” Harrison said. ...

GJ crushes Montrose in softball to earn first SWL win

By Staff

The Grand Junction High School softball team made sure of this one. After starting the Southwestern League 0-5, the Tigers earned their first league win Tuesday with a 10-0 victory at Montrose. The Tigers (8-8, 1-5 SWL) lost to the Indians ...

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Crosstown cat fight: Wildcats get better of Tigers once again

By Patrick Bahr

The Fruita Monument High School volleyball team used its familiarity with a crosstown rival as an advantage. Tuesday night at Fruita, the Wildcats cruised to a 25-19, 25-10, 25-17 win against Grand Junction. “We knew where they played ...

Prep Notebook: Sparse Saturday schedule no big deal

By Staff

The Mesa County School District 51 interscholastic schedule has been a little light the past couple of weekends. That might seem a little odd at first, but it’s nothing unusual. “It’s just the way the schedule worked ...

Hofer’s hat trick lifts Grand Junction past Montrose

By Scott Schlaufman

Goals in soccer are often few and far between, so players take any chance they get. In a 4-3 win against Montrose on Tuesday afternoon at Walker Field, Grand Junction forward Tim Hofer created a chance — for a teammate. Only 20 seconds ...

Solid Smith ties for 11th at 4A state golf tourney

By Staff

Palisade’s Kyler Smith knew consistency was going to be his key. After shooting a 2-over-par 74 at the first day of the Class 4A state golf tournament at the Golf Club at Flying Horse in Colorado Springs, Smith carded a 4-over-par 76 on ...

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