High Schools

Page 435 of 456


Former GJ player Stark wants to prepare for collegiate game

By Patrick Bahr

For Emily Stark it came down to five deciding factors to where the 6-foot-5 basketball player would go to college. Stark, who played for Grand Junction as a freshman, sophomore and junior, in no specific order looked at what the highest level ...

FR BH  A Mende 11-18-8

Fruita standouts have high hopes for boys; girls seek consistency

By Patrick Bahr

Boys Fruita Monument has a few aces up its sleeve for the upcoming boys basketball season. With six seniors departed, the Wildcats will have to rely on some new faces this winter. But for high school fans in the valley, these faces will ...

No. 1 Falcon a tough foe for Palisade

By Staff

There’s a reason the Falcon High School football team has been seeded first throughout the Class 3A state playoffs. The Falcons didn’t get to be No. 1 by accident. One of only six teams in Colorado (and the only 3A team) with ...

Olathe FB v Faith sack 11-2

Rhodes paves way for Olathe in Class 2A

By Patrick Bahr

OLATHE — David Rhodes breaking tackles while running the football got Olathe High School into the Class 2A state semifinals, but Saturday against Faith Christian, it was a tackle that propelled the Pirates to the championship game. ...


Defensive play leads Demons into title game

By Staff

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — After giving up 465 yards in total offense in last week’s 50-39 Class 3A state quarterfinals victory over Berthoud, Saturday’s state semifinal football game against Mountain View was up to the Glenwood ...

Olathe QB Jurgens file 10-3

Power football yields big results for Olathe

By Patrick Bahr

The biggest insult to the Olathe football team would be to call it a finesse team. The Pirates are all about power: Power running game, power offensive line, and what may have been overlooked in the 200-plus yard games of David Rhodes, is the ...


Former Grand Junction QB speaks proudly about life to fellow Tigers

By Patrick Bahr

Grand Junction football coach Robbie Owens’ opening statement at the Tiger’s football banquet Friday night summed up the evening’s keynote speaker. Owens said when he arrived at the school in June he wanted to build a ...

s hockey girls 112208

Girls can pass, shoot the puck just like boys

By Staff

Gender doesn’t matter to Kayla Calvin. All she wants to do is play hockey. With the 3-year-old Junior Mavericks hockey program at Glacier Ice Arena still in its relative infancy, there are no teams offered strictly for girls. “I ...


Smart Jock: Dustin Martin November 20, 2008

By Staff

Editor’s Note: The Daily Sentinel Student-Athlete of the Week is selected by the school’s athletic director. Palisade’s Mike Krueger selected Dustin Martin. The honor will rotate among the four School District 51 high ...

Sports: Prep Notebook November 20, 2008

By Patrick Bahr

Cherry Creek High School in Greenwood Village has had a dominant fall season, winning the Class 5A state championship in volleyball, boys cross country and boys tennis. The Bruins finished second in boys golf, third in girls cross country. ...

Page 435 of 456


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Subscribe to print edition
Sign in to your account

© 2014 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy