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Jones’ left-handed layup lifts Montrose past GJ

By Nick Walter

Before the Grand Junction boys basketball team could make up a 13-point third quarter deficit, there was Montrose guard Cameron Jones, happy a defender made him go left. With just more than a minute remaining in the game, Jones dashed to the ...

Wildcats top Warriors without LaBonde

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Fruita Monument didn’t have its leading scorer, but it didn’t matter. The Wildcats managed to win without her, defeating the Central High School girls basketball team 43-33 in a Southwestern League game on Friday night at Fruita ...

Palisade’s Davis headed to St. Mary’s

By Staff

Palisade High School’s Flannery Davis will sign a national letter of intent to play women’s soccer at St. Mary’s College, an NCAA Division I school in Moraga, Calif. Davis will sign at 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 1 in the Palisade ...


Fruita Monument’s Bernal learning to close out matches

By Nick Walter

On the hotter days, Dallas Bernal is in a race. As a laborer for Mays Concrete, he flattens the concrete in a raking motion, furiously flattening the “mud” before it hardens. It’s all about the finish. Likewise, the Fruita ...

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Young GJ swimmers win District 51 Championships

By Matt Meyer

The District 51 Championships came down to one race. With 501.5 points each, a young Grand Junction High School girls swim team and an even younger Fruita Monument team lined up Wednesday at El Pomar Natatorium to determine the title in ...

Hendricks does it all to lead Central past Fruita on the mat

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Caleb Hendricks played the electric guitar like Jimi Hendrix, then wrestled like a champion. The Central High School junior wrestler set the stage with his performance of the National Anthem. A few matches later, he followed his solo with a ...

Robinson’s solid game helps Tigers top Sanchez, Warriors

By Matt Meyer

It took the Central High School boys basketball team six minutes Tuesday to score a point. It took the Warriors 10 minutes to make a field goal. But the Warriors did not quit, falling short to rival Grand Junction 65-51. After the rough ...

Rubalcaba, Dennis pick their schools

By Nick Walter

Sean Rubalcaba and Jerreon Dennis, teammates on this fall’s Grand Junction High football team that reached the Class 5A state quarterfinals, have made verbal commitments to play college football. However, they won’t be playing ...


Palisade tops Aspen for 13th consecutive victory

By Nick Walter

After picking up his dribble on a dead run and twirling the ball behind his back to fool a defender, Kane Gunther was hacked. He laid the ball in, slid under the hoop on his back and smacked a maroon safety mat. Aspen forward Jake Nugent ...

Derrieux pours in 38 points as Tigers shut down Warriors

By Matt Meyer

Sometimes, a player is unstoppable. No amount of coaching, defensive drills or scheming can stop them. On Tuesday, Jamie Derrieux was that unstoppable player. The Grand Junction senior hit four 3-pointers and went 12 of 18 from the ...

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