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Denton, McGovern sign to play baseball at junior colleges

By Staff

The hard work paid off for Central High School baseball player Tanner Denton. Denton, a catcher, signed his national letter of intent with Antelope Valley College on Thursday at Central High School. “He’s really worked hard and ...

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Leap year: Surprise finish in long jump spurs Palisade’s Shafer

By Patrick Bahr

Palisade High School’s Olevia Shafer was an afterthought in the long jump during the 2010 Class 4A state track meet. Shafer had the 20th best qualifying jump, and was only competing because two other qualifiers dropped out before the ...

Walton leads Griffins to triangular win

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Tyler Walton missed the first two meets of the season with a broken finger, but he’s off to a fast start now that he’s back in the water. The Grand Junction High School senior posted state-qualifying times in one individual event ...

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GJ’s McGinnis ready for first season at singles

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Anna McGinnis tried out for the Grand Junction High School girls tennis team four years ago just to try something different. After playing varsity for the first time and qualifying for state last season, she discovered a passion for the sport ...

Fast start lifts GJ to victory over Indians on soccer field

By Staff

The Grand Junction High School girls soccer team scored a goal within the first minute on its way to a 4-1 win over Montrose. Tuesday at Long Family Memorial Park, the Tigers’ Ashley Wallace put away a goal at the one-minute mark off an ...

Grand Junction batters get back on track with rout of Montrose

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Sometimes things go completely your way for no apparent reason. That was the case Tuesday night for the Grand Junction High School baseball team. The Tigers, who were coming off a lopsided loss in Arizona last weekend, routed Montrose 16-0 ...

Prep Notebook: GJ’s Capri Rino will walk on to volleyball team at Saint Peter’s

By Staff

Grand Junction High School senior Capri Rino has always dreamed of playing Division I college volleyball. Thanks in part to her grades, she’ll get that opportunity. Rino has accepted a walk-on offer to Saint Peter’s College in ...

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Defense lifts ‘Dogs to win

By Patrick Bahr

The Palisade High School soccer team knew it would have a changing of the guard this season between the goalposts. The Bulldogs had a hole to fill at goalkeeper after four-year starter Amelia Davis graduated, but Tuesday night at Walker ...

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Tigers, Indians ready for SWL play to start

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The Southwestern League baseball title had to be decided by a tiebreaker last season and the two teams it came down to are scheduled to begin league play tonight. Montrose and Grand Junction play each other 6 p.m. tonight at Suplizio Field, ...

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Golf in the wind: Montrose’s Keltz wins Fruita Monument Invite despite strong gusts

By Patrick Bahr

The course wasn’t the only thing high school girl golfers were battling Monday at the Fruita Monument Invitational at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. The 10 Western Slope schools competing in the tournament fought heavy winds on the ...

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