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Defense wins

By Nick Walter

Grand Junction got what it wanted Tuesday, a 57-48 first-round win at home in the Class 5A boys basketball playoffs. It held Conor Lang, Loveland’s 6-foot-6, deep-3 specialist, to two points. The Tigers clogged more than a few Loveland ...

Palisade going back to basics for playoffs

By Nick Walter

Palisade’s hope, as the big-school basketball state tournaments begin this week, is that through a recent rash of losses, it can resurrect The Streak. One more of those, and a run through the Class 4A boys state tournament is possible, ...

Hotchkiss girls top Cedaredge

By Staff

Jennifer Celis and Erin Jones had 11 points apiece as the host Hotchkiss girls basketball team defeated Cedaredge 54-39 Monday in a Class 3A Western Slope District Tournament pigtail game. Hotchkiss (7-11) advanced to play at Rifle in a first ...

Local teams ready for playoffs

By Staff

And so it begins. Basketball teams at Fruita Monument, Grand Junction and Palisade open play in the state playoffs this week, with the Southwestern League champions receiving first-round byes. Fruita Monument’s boys (20-3) and Grand ...

State Wrestling Finals

By Nick Walter

Championship match highlights of area state champions.  ...

Saturday 20

2012 State Wrestling Tournament, Day 3

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Champions are crowned at the Pepsi Center.  ...


Grand Junction’s Hoffschneider captures 5A title

By Nick Walter

DENVER — Above his bed, taped to the roof, were two newspaper clippings that told of Jessie Hoffschneider being a runner-up at the state championship. Each morning for two years, the senior awoke to a front-page picture of tears ...


Montrose’s Hudson caps career with 4A title

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DENVER — Geordon Hudson doesn’t have a flashy move, but he had what it takes to win a state title. The Montrose High School senior capped his prep career with his first state title, defeating two-time champion Nick Swanson of ...


Reed’s 113-pound victory caps Paonia’s team title

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DENVER — Jesse Reed’s first high school state wrestling tournament couldn’t have been any better. The Paonia High School freshman won his first state wrestling title, the Eagles won their third team title (in seven years), ...


State wrestlers amazed by environment in Denver

By Nick Walter

DENVER — The lights hit you just before the crowd. In an instant, the rows of blinding bulbs give way to thousands of chattering heads, perched high above 10 mats, filling the Pepsi Center with a hallow, mumbling chorus. For some ...

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