Photo by Dean Humphrey

Taylor Walters is one of the key players for Paonia today as it chases its second straight Class 1A state championship. Walters has rushed for 2,146 yards and 33 touchdowns for the Eagles, who host Buena Vista at 1 p.m. today. Walters also is a passing threat, throwing for 306 yards and eight touchdowns.

Battle to be the best

Paonia, Buena Vista ready to square off for Class 1A state title

No. 1 meets No. 2 in a battle of unbeatens.
That alone makes for a compelling Class 1A state football championship when top-seeded Paonia hosts Buena Vista at 1 p.m. today at Paonia Town Park.
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