Dale supervises the five-person sports department. He also writes, edits and plans for local sports coverage.
He is always looking for cool story ideas in the areas of sports, recreation and outdoors. Call or email tips and story ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bachelor’s in journalism, Metropolitan State College of Denver
Dale is a Western Slope Colorado native born in Glenwood Springs and raised in New Castle.
He joined the Sentinel sports department on April 1, 2013.
He wrote a book about his hometown of New Castle and its rich history of coal mining, railroads and wild-west roots.
Prior to finishing college at 31-years-old, he worked in a variety of fields, some of those include coal mining, garbage collection, cemetery worker, pizza delivery (Dale was robbed three times!), cook, bartender, janitor, waiter, construction worker, carpenter, forklift operator, truck driver and disc jockey, to name a few.
Ryan Nelson was hitting and Jeb Bargfeldt was pitching and Cisco College (Texas) was cruising. … more
When the Thomas and Hemmings families gather, baseball always seems to be on the conversation agenda. … more
Delgado Community College is back. … more
When it comes to junior college baseball, Doug Little is big time. … more
It was the final stretch of her final lap in her final high school race. … more
Behind her smile there’s a grimace ready to overpower that smile whenever pain grips her right ankle. … more
Up until 8 a.m. Monday, the Alpine Bank Junior College World Series Committee was working toward securing a keynote … more
As Barry Wicks coasted across the finish line, the downtown Grand Junction crowd roared in appreciation. … more
In rapid-fire action the funky little ball was hit back and forth, three, four, five times, then a wicked forehand … more
It was a battle of locals at the Grand Junction Off-Road 30-mile race on Saturday. … more
LAKEWOOD — Ian Meek doesn’t leave his personality on the sidelines when the race starts. … more
LAKEWOOD — Nolan Pflug was confident but a little freaked out about starting on the way outside in the 800 … more
LAKEWOOD — Lily Lockhart looked calm, cool and collected as she entered the shot put circle, but she … more
It’s big, it’s back and it’s epic. … more
DELTA — A team can never have too much pitching. … more
It started with a quick goal and ended with a close call off a corner kick. … more
Colorado Mesa University solidified its legacy in men’s lacrosse Saturday as the inaugural RMAC Tournament … more
It was cold and rainy, but more than 200 runners still turned out Saturday for the Grand Valley Marathon in … more
With a storm bearing down, winds picking up and lightning fast approaching Friday, Ian Meek was in a hurry to get … more
The game was far from a perfect 10 but there were plenty of 10’s to go around. … more