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Central golden boys celebrate anniverary

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Since basketball began as a Colorado High School Activities Association sport in 1922, three boys teams from the Grand Valley have brought home the golden basketball. The most recent team, the 1990 Central Warriors, celebrated their 20-year ...

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Central celebrates: Warriors cut down net to commemorate stellar season

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When Central High School girls basketball coach Todd Dixon cut the final string that held the net to the cylinder, it marked not only a Southwestern League championship, but the culmination of four years of hard work for the Warriors’ ...

Fruita boys finish SWL schedule undefeated

By Scott Schlaufman

Perfection doesn’t come easily. On Friday in front of a loud hometown crowd, the Fruita Monument High School boys basketball team was able to elude a Montrose rally, winning 67-63 and finishing its Southwestern League schedule ...

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Warrior boys savor victory over Tigers

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The Central High School boys basketball team hasn’t been able to enjoy a lot of victories this season. But after a 50-47 win over rival Grand Junction (15-8, 6-4 Southwestern League) the Warriors (9-14, 3-7 SWL) lingered on the court ...

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State wrestling championships, Day 2

By Duffy Hayes

All of the action from the second day of wrestling at the state tournament in Denver.  ...

Prep basketball scores, Thurs. Feb. 18, 2010

By Staff

Boys Palisade 66, Rifle 47 RIFLE Dustin Ross 7 1-2 16, Tyler Rust 7 4-5 18, Irving Gomez 3 0-0 6, Ryan Creech 2 0-2 4, Taylor Boone 1 1-2 3. Totals: 20 6-11 47. PALISADE John Hyde 0 2-2 2, Gabe Hellman 0 1-2 1, Matt Zarlingo 1 0-0 2, Caleb ...

Strong defensive effort, Hayden’s hot shooting, lift Palisade to win

By Scott Schlaufman

As a senior playing in his final home game, Palisade High School’s Jeremy Hayden had a bit of motivation going into Thursday night’s 66-47 win over Rifle, and it didn’t take him long to get going. Hayden finished the first ...

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Hot start lifts GJ past ‘Cats

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Paula Lage was itching to get on the floor. Thursday night at Fruita Monument, the Grand Junction girls basketball team was forced to wait almost 45 minutes past the scheduled tip-off because the junior varsity game ran long. That might have ...

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Pirates make waves: Seven Olathe wrestlers advance to Class 3A quarterfinals

By Brian Miller

DENVER — If the Olathe High School wrestling team goes on to capture the Class 3A state championship, the Pirates can point to matches like Kyle Piatt’s first-round contest as difference-makers. The Olathe junior was one of seven ...

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Masters of the mat: Experience lifts locals in first round

By Allen Gemaehlich

DENVER — Prior experience isn’t necessary, but it is preferred. Several wrestlers from the Grand Valley discovered that Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A state tournament at the Pepsi Center. Five of the eight wrestlers ...

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