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 email@example.com.
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.
Brian Wheeler wasn’t a high school sports star, but he always loved sports. … more
Nothing gets the heart rating going like a steep climb, or the opening of a new trail. … more
Ty Wallace is enjoying a little free time at his Collbran ranch. … more
Two years ago, Tyler Smith departed Las Vegas with a belt buckle and the thrill of being one of the best bull … more
It’s such a simple act. But for many American boys, especially from older generations, it had the most subtle … more
For being such a pretty site, it’s not a pretty picture. … more
It will be a fitting end to the Class 1A state championship. … more
NASCAR fans are a fickle bunch. But as Jimmie Johnson cruised to his seventh Sprint Cup title on Sunday, I could … more
It was a gutsy, determined effort. … more
Meeker is a big, physical football team. Just like always. … more
Even after opening the season with two losses and going 1-3, the playoffs were always the goal for Fruita … more
The good news just keeps coming in for the Greater Grand Junction Sports Commission. … more
DELTA — It was an ugly, demoralizing loss for the Delta Panthers. … more
Quarterfinals is a dirty word for the Palisade Bulldogs. … more
DELTA — The Delta Panthers were in a little bit of trouble. Not a lot, but trailing 8-0 in the second … more
DELTA — Winning is all that matters once the playoffs begin. … more
The love of football never allowed Chris Franklin, Darrion Alton and E.J. Barrera to consider quitting the game. … more
Isaac Maestas picks up speed and hammers his right foot into the football, watching it soar through the night air. … more
One by one, Palisade players emerged from the locker room, eyes puffy, shoulders slumped. They hugged family and … more
With the playoffs looming, the Palisade football team sent a message in its final regular-season game. … more