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Fruita Monument hangs with Legacy before falling in fourth quarter

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The Fruita Monument High School boys basketball team is young and still learning how to close out games. The Wildcats trailed Legacy 41-40 early in the fourth quarter, but couldn’t overcome the deficit and fell 62-48 at the final day of ...

121309 Fruita BBALL

Wildcats use balance to top Battle Mountain

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When Dan Schmalz took over the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball program three years ago, his hope was to develop a bench that could contribute as much as the starters. Saturday afternoon in the final game of the Wildcat Invite at ...

121309 Montrose Wrestling

By way of the pin: Canavan downs Solseth, lifts Montrose past Olathe

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Mike Canavan figured he needed a pin to win, but he never planned on possibly being pinned himself. The Montrose High School 103-pound senior was nearly put on his back Saturday before pinning Olathe’s Jacob Solseth in the Maverick ...


Defense leads GJ: Tigers’ speed sparks victory over Palisade

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The Grand Junction High School girls basketball team takes pride in its defense, and on Saturday, it showed. In their final game of the Wildcat Invite at Fruita Monument High School, the Tigers’ defense allowed only 20 points in a 57-20 ...

Grls basketball scores, Dec. 11, 2009

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Friday’s Scores Eagle Valley 54, Woodland Park 42 Montezuma-Cortez 64, Buena Vista 53 Columbine 68, Battle Mountain 30 Central 72, Palisade 16 PALISADE Kendra Barnes 2 1-6 5, Amy Austin 1 0-0 2, Olevia Shafer 3 0-2 6, Bella ...

Boys basketball scores, Dec. 12, 2009

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Friday’s Scores Aspen 55, Grand Valley 41 San Juan 64, Durango 43 Monttwood 48, Ignacio 46 North Park 39, Rangely JV 28 Hotchkiss 66, Cedaredge 55 Meeker 72, Rangely 49 Buena Vista 59, Cortez 39 Pagosa Springs 102, Dolores ...

Prep wrestling results, Dec. 12, 2009

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Montrose 49, Central 23 Friday at Central High School 103 pounds — Michael Canavan, M, pinned Dusty Sanchez 1:59; 112 — Geordon Hudson, M, pinned Lawrence Balerio 2:54; 119 — Matthew Gurule, C, def. Kyle Rogers 25-9; 125 ...

Scoring drought dooms Wildcats

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The Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team had a quarter Friday every coach dreads. Coming out of halftime tied, the Wildcats couldn’t hit a shot or layup, scoring only two points in a 13-minute span, eventually falling to ...

121209 MHS-CHS Wrestling

Drawing first blood: Franz shakes off bloddy nose, Indians get first league win

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Braxten Franz gets bloody noses easily. “I usually get nose bleeds, but not like that,” the Montrose High School senior wrestler said Friday. “Once, I was taking a math test and I thought I had a runny nose. I looked down ...

121209 Grand Junction BBALL

Rolling Thunder: Tigers fall to Grizzlies

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For a quarter and a half, the Grand Junction High School girls basketball team went basket-for-basket with the No. 1 Class 5A team in Colorado, ThunderRidge. But the Grizzles’ experience was too much for the Tigers in a 61-34 victory in ...

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