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Palisade girls get in playoffs despite record

By Patrick Bahr

The Palisade girls basketball team had high hopes but was realistic about its chances of getting into the 4A playoffs. After finishing the regular season at 5-18, which included losing their final three games, things weren’t looking ...


Warriors excited to be a host in playoffs

By Patrick Bahr

The Central High School boys basketball team is in the playoffs, and the Warriors got just what they wanted: A home game. When the Class 4A and Class 5A playoff brackets were announced Sunday, the Warriors (19-4) received a No. 5 seed, which ...

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Paonia captures 2A state wrestling title

By Staff

DENVER — Paonia senior Justin Iacovetto finished off his perfect season with a perfect ending — a team and individual state championship. Iacovetto won the 119-pound Class 2A title Saturday night when he pinned Andrew Scherrer of ...

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Olathe, Glenwood grapplers tasting more success after winning state football titles

By Staff

DENVER — Few high school athletes get to experience the kind of sports year J.C. Jimenez is having. The Olathe High School junior reached the pinnacle in two sports in a six-month span. Jimenez played a big role in Olathe’s ...

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Gurule adds 2nd state title to his résumé

By Staff

DENVER — Matthew Gurule was the last wrestler to enter the Pepsi Center on Saturday for the Colorado State Wrestling Championships Parade of Champions. He was the first wrestler in the tournament, however, to have his arm raised as a ...

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Conrardy wills way to win

By Staff

DENVER — While warming up before the most important match of his career at the Colorado Class 4A state championship Saturday, Rifle’s 140-pounder, James Conrardy, tweaked his knee. The tweak was one that wouldn’t have ...

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Shank’s title helps Olathe to 2nd-place finish in 3A

By Staff

DENVER — Zach Shank may only be a freshman, but he can certainly appreciate the significance of what he accomplished Saturday evening. The Olathe High School standout capped an impressive run through the 112-pound bracket in his first ...


Paonia’s team title hopes alive in Denver

By Staff

DENVER — Going into the final day of competition, Paonia finds itself in contention for 2A wrestling supremacy. Three wrestlers from Paonia are moving on to the championship matches of the Class 2A State Wrestling Championships after ...

Tiger boys peaking at right time

By Patrick Bahr

The Grand Junction High School boys basketball team is playing with something that is scary to its opponents: confidence and momentum. After dismantling Central by 30 points Tuesday night, the Tigers (15-7, 9-1 Southwestern League) rolled ...


Kinnett’s big rebound helps Central top Montrose

By Patrick Bahr

Central’s Stacy Kinnett is one of the Warriors’ better defenders and a solid scoring option, but will never be known as a strong rebounder. Despite pulling down only two rebounds the entire game, Kinnett came up with an offensive ...

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