Sports

Dove Creek baseball team squeaks past Ignacio

After three consecutive losses, the Dove Creek High School baseball team got back to its winning ways with an 8-6 victory over Ignacio on April 24. With the victory, the Bulldogs improved their...

DATE: April 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores Bears rough up Ignacio’s bullpen

Stealing second, Kevin Purkat saw the errant throw from Ignacio catcher Nate Herrera heading toward centerfield, and bolted for third. Needing to merely hit the ball as far as possible, Dolores’...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS track posts solid results in Aztec

Competing in chilly weather against tough competition, the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys and girls track teams produced solid results at the Aztec B&B Invitational in Aztec on April 20-21....

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Panthers fall to Bayfield and Del Norte

After losing to Bayfield and Del Norte on their home field last weekend, members of the Montezuma-Cortez High School girls soccer team could have easily hung their heads. But continuing a...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos track teams stand out in Bayfield

Since arriving at Mancos High School just over four years ago, Jake McKie and Simon Kearns have pushed each other through countless training runs and competed side-by-side. Therefore, it seemed...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek baseball team routed by Nucla

Coming off an impressive win over Rangely and a narrow loss to Meeker, the Dove Creek High School baseball team returned to action on the road against Nucla High School on April 17 and suffered a...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek track teams shine in Bayfield

Undeterred by gusts of wind and stiff competition, members of the Dove Creek High School track team traveled to Bayfield for the Pine River Invitational on April 14 and performed well. Leading the...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores track teams enjoy success in Bayfield

Although very few members of the Dolores High School track team finished in the Top 15 in individual events at the Pine River Invitational in Bayfield on April 13, those who did generally finished...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores baseball team splits doubleheader with Navajo Prep

Taking its home field on a windy day for consecutive games against Navajo Prep High School, the Dolores High School baseball team based its way to one victory and one narrow loss over the course of...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS basketball players receive postseason honors

After a season that saw the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys basketball team finish with a winning record for the first time in 10 years and qualify for the state tournament, it was fitting that...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

The Durango Fall Blaze road event is back for Fort Lewis College cycling

After a two-year hiatus, one of the hottest fall cycling events is set to return. Behind the work of new volunteer director Rick O’Block, the Durango Fall Blaze Bicycle Tour is set for Sept. 29....

DATE: April 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Purgatory Resort offers free skiing on season’s final weekend

Purgatory Resort will offer free lift tickets Saturday and Sunday, its final weekend of the season. Purgatory will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days, and snow is in the forecast. Skiers and...

DATE: April 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports