High Schools

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Fruita hurdlers enjoy their state experience

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Jacob Hahn and Micheala Hoffman had a special trip to the Class 5A state track and field championships. The two Fruita Monument hurdlers are also bringing medals back home to the Western Slope. Running in the 300-meter ...


Second helping

By Staff

LAKEWOOD — T.J. Shelton has little time for video games or television. Rare was the spring day when the Meeker High School sophomore wasn’t going to track practice, grabbing a quick bite to eat and then heading to wrestling ...

Knutson happy with effort, bummed about finishes at 4A state swim meet

By Staff

FORT COLLINS — Lars Knutson admitted his emotions were rolling all over the place Saturday afternoon. The Montrose senior was happy with his performance, but he also was disappointed with his final results at the Class 4A state swimming ...


Leave it to Chance

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Chance Jackson missed the podium at the Class 4A State Track and Field Championships by one inch a year ago. So, when the Palisade senior placed fourth Friday in the boys high jump, he was thrilled. “It was just ...


Hotchkiss’ Celis breaks record to win 800-meter state title

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Crazy busy and crazy fast. That’s one way to describe Jennifer Celis. The Hotchkiss High School senior turned in another record-setting performance Friday at the Class 2A state track and field championships. Celis ...

Knutson likes his chances in 4A swim finals

By Staff

FORT COLLINS — Being the top seed isn’t something Lars Knutson actually enjoyed, at least not going into the Class 4A boys State Swimming and Diving Championships. Definitely not going into the finals. “I actually ...


Austin powers to win

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Stoic, focused, calm and determined, Austin Williams lumbered into the shot-put circle. His shoulders hunched, the steel ball clamped against his jaw, he spun and launched. Stoic, focused, calm and relieved, Williams walked ...


State relay supremacy

By Staff

LAKEWOOD — The first round in the battle for a possible Class 2A girls state track and field title between North Fork rivals Paonia and Hotchkiss went to the Bulldogs on Thursday. Both schools had 800-, 1,600- and 3,200-meter relay ...


Sweet Music: Delta shot putter finishes second at final state meet

By Staff

LAKEWOOD — Many competitors in the state track and field meet are disappointed with a second-place finish. Bryanna Music could not have been more pleased with being a state runner-up. After qualifying in the shot put for the Class 4A ...


Dream fulfilled

By Dale Shrull

LAKEWOOD — Chuck Bisbee showed off his ninth-place medal like it was gold. For the Fruita Monument High School senior, it was as good as gold. He couldn’t stop smiling after running the best race of his life Thursday. As a ...

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