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.
Expectations mean nothing without results. … more
RIFLE — The early track and field season is for knocking the rust off and starting the process of rounding … more
It was a back-and-forth battle as unpredictable as the spring breeze. … more
No boys basketball state trophy will be coming back to the Western Slope — again. … more
Timely hits and walks are a great thing in baseball. … more
Amber Skillicorn let out a frustrated groan as her shot went astray. … more
Andy Pipher pumped his fist and let out an elated shout — the trademark celebration for the fiery … more
At the start of this season, Scott Rienks posted the score from the final game of last season for his team to … more
Good pitching, good defense and timely hitting usually leads to good things for a softball team. … more
Slippery snow and too much speed are not a good combination. … more
Roger Walters likes to evaluate and analyze things at the end of every basketball season. … more
Another close game melted into a loss with a funk-filled fourth quarter. … more
The Palisade High School girls basketball team wasn’t in trouble, but things were getting a little … more
A rough fourth quarter doomed the Central Warriors in their first playoff game since 2010. … more
Riley Garner-Orr slowly pulled himself off the mat and found an outstretched hand waiting. … more
DENVER — The photos won’t come down for another year. … more
DENVER — Four, three, two, one. … more
The before and after a race is a stark contrast. … more
DENVER — Meeker senior Casey Turner has won his three Class 2A 170-pound state tournament matches by pin. … more
DENVER — Dylan Martinez made it look easy Friday night and now he’s in the Class 5A 132-pound … more