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Mistakes, sputtering offense hurt Central in loss to Fort Collins

By Staff

FORT COLLINS — Central High School football coach Vern McGee didn’t have any magic words for his team after Saturday’s game, the third consecutive loss to start the season. What he knows and learned again from a 42-7 loss to ...

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Palisade pulls away: Bulldogs overcome early issues to rout Rams

By Patrick Bahr

Palisade was in the spirit of giving. Friday night at Stocker Stadium, the third-ranked Bulldogs fumbled on the first play from scrimmage, allowing Class 2A Roaring Fork to turn that mistake into a 7-0 lead. After that, the Bulldogs were in ...

Tigers’ offense breaks out against Gators

By Staff

ARVADA — It’s perhaps the most commonly implemented game plan: Run the ball early to soften up the defense, then use the passing game to put points on the board; and finally, run the ball again late to put the game away. Friday, ...

Jacob’s big game lifts Glenwood past Fruita

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GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Luke Jacob was champing at the bit. The Glenwood Springs High School quarterback could only watch as his team lost 6-0 to Montrose last week as he sat out with a concussion. Friday, Jacob came back strong, leading ...

Hotchkiss’ duo of Anderson, Celis shine in Ned Pollert Invitational at Canyon View Park

By Scott Schlaufman

Friday’s Ned Pollert Invitational girls cross-country race featured a marquee matchup. Grand Valley senior Brandi Krieg, who took sixth in the state meet last fall, and Natalie Anderson, a freshman at Hotchkiss who won last ...

Central boys soccer team tops Cortez for first win

By Staff

The Central High School boys soccer team opened the season with five straight losses, but Friday at Long Family Memorial Park, the Warriors (1-5) finally got things clicking, beating Montezuma-Cortez 3-0. “We pretty much dominated ...

Skiers’ ball-control offense holds off Hotchkiss in nonleague victory

By Staff

ASPEN — Hotchkiss High School’s football team landed plenty of early punches Friday night against Aspen. Nicky Ufkes and the Skiers’ offense landed the knockout blow late in the game. Ufkes, a senior running back, carried ...

Fruita Monument pounds out 19 hits to easily defeat Montrose

By Staff

A little rhythm goes a long way. The Fruita Monument High School girls softball team got in an offensive rhythm Thursday to defeat Montrose 18-7 at Kronkright Park. The Wildcats (10-1, 2-0 SWL) had 19 hits and 10 stolen bases in the game. ...

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Miscues don’t hurt Central: Warriors overcome three errors to top Tigers

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Central made enough mistakes to lose, but rival Grand Junction wasn’t able to take advantage of the miscues. The No. 2-ranked Central High School softball team avoided serious trouble Thursday night and was able to push across some runs ...

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All-around effort lifts ‘Dogs to win

By Scott Schlaufman

Some days, everything just clicks. From consistent pitching to timely hitting to solid defense, the Palisade High School softball team got everything it could have wanted from its players in a 6-1 win against Delta on Wednesday at Bergman ...

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