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Paonia girls track team leaving a large legacy

By Staff

Each year, the Paonia High School girls track team passes the baton — from one relay runner to another and from one class to another. The Eagles, who dominated the girls Class 2A Western Slope League track and field championships on ...


Converted doubles player Peltier wins No. 3 singles title

By Dale Shrull

Kamryn Peltier played confident and was undaunted by the pressure that comes with a regional final. The Grand Junction sophomore ripped through her No. 3 singles finals match, beating Fruita Monument’s Alexa Jo Willms 6-1, 6-0 on Friday ...

Warriors’ hit parade too much for Indians

By Dale Shrull

The hits just kept coming for Central High School’s baseball team. The Warriors (12-7, 4-4 Southwestern League) ripped 10 of their 18 hits over the final three innings to beat Montrose 13-3 in six innings Friday night at Suplizio ...

Bulldogs avenge only loss

By Dale Shrull

The Palisade High School girls soccer team took care of business Thursday night and avenged its only loss of the season. The Bulldogs came out quick and controlled the game, basically from start to finish, to pick up a 3-0 Class 4A Western ...


Willms, Fruita tennis has solid day

By Jon Mitchell

Alexa Jo Willms could have panicked Thursday when she lost convincingly in the second set of her No. 3 singles semifinal match at the Class 5A Region 7 tournament. Instead, she did the opposite. “I just thought to myself, ‘what ...

‘Dogs turn tables on Rifle to end regular season

By Staff

The Palisade High School baseball team pushed its winning streak to 10 games Wednesday night and closed out its regular season with a victory by defeating Rifle 5-2 on the road. The Bulldogs (16-3, 11-1 4A Western Slope League) avenged their ...


Newton’s goal lifts Palisade past Fruita

By Jon Mitchell

If Lexi Newton was feeling pain from the bloody nose she sustained Tuesday, she sure wasn’t showing it. Then again, the Palisade High School junior showed her nose for the ball at Walker Field at just the right time, and it came at ...


Golfers battle at D51 Championship

By Staff

Grand Junction cruised to the team title at the four-team D51 Championship Golf Tournament at Tiara Rado Golf Course on Tuesday. Grand Junction’s Gracie Olkowski won the individual title after shooting a 75. Aly Shuman from Palisade ...


Central runner makes a quick impact

By Jon Mitchell

Talon Berta wasn’t planning on competing in track and field coming into the school year. Now, the Central High School senior is on the verge of running with some of the state’s best track and field athletes. Berta is close to ...



By Dale Shrull

Rivalry games are always a little scary. Even with a good performance and a four-goal lead in the first half, the Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team wasn’t comfortable. After a big third quarter, the Wildcats cruised to an ...

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