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Just pitching in

By Matt Meyer

This is certainly not the Central baseball team’s pitching staff of 2013 that leaned heavily on ace Noah Sanchez. The 2014 edition of the Warriors’ staff is scary deep, and outside of one slip-up against Fruita Monument, has ...

Fourteen-run seventh inning rallies Grand Junction to win

By Staff

Trailing 10-5 going into the top of the seventh inning Tuesday, the Grand Junction High School baseball team staged a big comeback in the Arizona Invitational Tournament. Actually, it was a gigantic comeback. The Tigers scored 14 runs in the ...


Cruz Maestas: Play on, Bulldogs

By Dale Shrull

It’s the eerie singular noise that every athlete dreads. Few hear it, but the ones who do will never forget it. When Cruz Maestas heard the “pop” in her right knee, she knew. Soccer season done, high school athletic career ...

Coaches vote Gates onto WSL hoops team

By Staff

In a classy, heartfelt move, the Class 3A Western Slope League boys basketball coaches included Cedaredge High School’s Reid Gates as an honorary selection on the 2014 All-WSL team. Gates was a standout basketball player and all-around ...


Above everything else, it’s about the team

By Dale Shrull

It’s a friendly competition between teammates. Delta High School senior Bryanna Music roots for Delta freshman Lily Lockhart to win the discus. And Lockhart roots for Music to win the shot put. They went one-two in the shot put at the ...


Tigers’ trifecta

By Matt Meyer

In the Southwestern League, you’d be hard-pressed to find three better hitters in the heart of the batting order than Grand Junction’s Tristan Lafferty, Owen Taylor and Tyler Heinsma. Lafferty and Heinsma, while both solid hitters ...


Leaving his mark

By Tim Harty

Brandon Worley wants to break the longest-standing record for Palisade High School boys track and field. Teammate and fellow senior Leo Gallegos just wants to break out from the pack. Saturday in the Mickey Dunn Invitational at Stocker ...

Double hat tricks lead GJ soccer team past Sailors

By Staff

Taylor Chaffetz and Sam Melchor each had hat tricks Saturday as the Grand Junction High School girls soccer team defeated Steamboat Springs 7-2 at Long Family Park. Chaffetz and Melchor each scored a goal from beyond 25 yards, and Tigers ...


GJ boys lacrosse team dominates Telluride

By Tim Harty

Grand Junction High School took 11 shots in the first quarter but didn’t put one in the net until three seconds remained. Goals weren’t nearly as hard to come by after that as the Tigers beat Telluride 15-1 in a nonleague boys ...


‘Cat-quick victory

By Matt Meyer

So far, they’ve been quicker and smarter than any opponent. Better yet, the Fruita Monument High School girls lacrosse team is still undefeated. Alyssa Urban and Vanessa Nelson finished with three goals each Friday as the Wildcats ...

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