Sports

Mancos, Dolores perform well on tough Bayfield course

Prior to the Bayfield XC Invitational on Sept. 15, Mancos High School cross-country coach Brady encouraged his runners to remain patient during the early portion of what he knew would be a tough...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers volleyball pushes Bayfield in home opener

Incredibly able to stave off match point five times, pull even, then swipe Game 3 – via kill shots by senior Lanae Dragswolf and freshman Avery Wright – to stay alive in Tuesday night’s home...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS golf posts third-place finish at regionals, sends two to state

GUNNISON – A lot can happen in 18 holes of golf. With the spotlight on the best high school golfers in western Colorado shining on Dos Rios Golf Course in Gunnison, Montezuma-Cortez High School...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield girls stop Cortez in four

CORTEZ – Five points from a 3-0 sweep Tuesday night after a putaway by senior Jannika Pope, Bayfield head coach Terene Foutz shouted: “It’s a whole new game to five!” She clearly didn’t mean a...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores runner Phillip Hufman wins Bayfield Invitational

The Pine Valley Church/Dove Ranch course was seemingly designed to make distance runners hit walls like a house renovation project on “This Old House” on PBS. Those who managed to break through...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS soccer team shocks Ridgway in Cortez

For those familiar with the Montezuma-Cortez High School soccer team’s vast improvements over the past several weeks, it was not surprising when the team in orange and black defeated Ridgway, 2-1,...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS harriers compete in Shiprock

Looking to test themselves against some of New Mexico’s finest cross-country runners, members of the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys and girls cross-country teams traveled to Shiprock to compete...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS football team falls just short against Delta

Competing on the road against Delta High School on Sept. 14, the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team fell just short of a victory. Still, a 19-14 defeat did not represent a total failure by...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek football team downed by Norwood

Fired up to play in front of a large homecoming crowd, the Dove Creek High School football team gave everything that it had in a league matchup against Norwood on Sept. 13. Despite their best...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bluejays flex muscles with big win over Sargent

Over the course of the past decade, few football teams in Southwest Colorado have delivered the bone-crushing hits that Mancos High School delivered throughout a 38-20 victory over Sargent on Sept....

DATE: Sept. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek volleyball team rolls to homecoming victory over Norwood

With loyal fans crowding its home gym and a large contingency of alumni shouting encouragement, the Dove Creek High School volleyball team rolled to a 25-18, 25-11, 19-25, 25-18 victory over...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 7 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Howard Grotts conquers marathon mountain bike worlds

One week after a 15th place finish at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike World Championships, United States mountain bike star Howard Grotts added a 13th-place finish at another...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports