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Paonia gets revenge vs. Buena Vista

By Matt Meyer

PAONIA — “Success is the best revenge.” Quarterback Dagan Rienks and linebacker Trevor Smith, both seniors, used that phrase to describe their motivation heading into Friday’s first-round playoff game against Buena ...

Central awaits playoff fate after blowout of Sand Creek

By Staff

COLORADO SPRINGS — It’s fair to say that 2016 has been a year for ending droughts. Only one week after the Central cross-country team earned its first state appearance in 17 years, the Warriors’ football team entered Friday ...


Best of the West

By Dale Shrull

With the playoffs looming, the Palisade football team sent a message in its final regular-season game. The Bulldogs dominated every phase of the game Friday night in a 49-14 demolition of Rifle at Stocker Stadium. The win earned Palisade the ...


‘Cats cruise

By Matt Meyer

Another week, another lopsided victory for the Fruita Monument football team. Powered by 454 yards on the ground Thursday night and what Wildcats coach Todd Casebier called “a complete team win,” Fruita pummeled Wheat Ridge 41-14 ...


Grand Valley emerges from lean times with Class 1A playoff berth

By Matt Meyer

For the most part, the usual suspects made the football playoffs from the consistently loaded Class 1A Western Slope Conference. Paonia, which has appeared in the previous three 1A state championships, is seeded third. Meeker, their biggest ...

Delta heads on the road to open Class 2A playoffs

By Staff

The Delta High School football team has had plenty of playoff success the past few year at Class 3A. Now, the Panthers are testing the 2A postseason waters Saturday when they take on Faith Christian. Delta (6-3) is the 10th seed and will be ...


Hitting diversity carries Wildcats to volleyball regionals

By Jon Mitchell

Riley Snyder is happy knowing she’s not the only point-scoring option for the Fruita Monument volleyball team. “We really spread the ball around,” the junior outside hitter said. “We get our middles, right sides and ...


GJ’s Duncan accomplishes his goals at state XC race

By Dale Shrull

Nicholas Duncan had a simple plan for the Class 5A state cross country championship race last Saturday. Survive the first mile and the infamous uphill, then cruise the next couple of miles and pass as many runners as possible. And the main ...

Palisade, Fruita to host prep volleyball regionals

By Staff

A number of area Western Slope teams qualified for prep volleyball regionals to be played this weekend with state-tournament berths on the line. Fruita Monument and Grand Junction qualified in Class 5A, Palisade and Montrose in 4A, Delta, ...

Delta one of several in football postseason

By Staff

The high school state football playoffs will begin later this week for Class 2A, 1A and 8-man. The Colorado High School Activities Association announced the 16-team playoff seeds for each on Sunday. All first-round games will be played ...

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