Sports

RAAM goes through Cortez

From June 17-20, some of the world’s most extreme endurance bicyclists will be passing through Cortez in what is known as “The world’s toughest bicycle race.” Cyclists will race from Oceanside,...

DATE: June 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Samora saddles up for Roundup

Fourth-year professional bull rider Cody Samora has worked up quite an appetite for eight seconds. The 22-year-old Lewis native and Montezuma-Cortez High School graduate began mutton bustin’ at the...

DATE: June 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Leonard, States named All-SWL

Montezuma-Cortez 2011 seniors Michelle Leonard and Brianna States were named to the Southwestern League, All-Conference girls soccer second team. The Lady Panthers captains are two of eight...

DATE: June 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local softball scores

The following are Cortez Women’s Softball League results for the week of May 30. No men’s games were played due to the Memorial Day holiday.Scores from Tuesday are, N-Ur-Face, 14 vs. Casino...

DATE: June 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

One more for Walker, Pickens

On Saturday, June 11, two women will represent Montezuma-Cortez High School volleyball one last time.Former Lady Panthers coach Trena Walker will coach Andi Pickens and the Black team with Byers...

DATE: June 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores leads All-SJBL honors

The Dolores Bears baseball team placed six on the San Juan Basin League All-Conference first team for the 2011 season, while Tyler Underwood was named the league’s Player of the Year and Jim Everin...

DATE: June 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

MSC softball camp returns

For the third consecutive year, Mesa State College and coach Kristin Mort will bring a piece of its storied softball program back to Cortez on Friday, June 10, through Sunday, June 12, with the MSC...

DATE: June 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local softball scores

The following are Cortez Recreation Softball results for men’s games played on Monday, May 23, and women’s games played on Tuesday, May 24.Men’s gold league results, Garver Insurance, 15 vs Slangin...

DATE: May 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wolf Pack wins Boarder Battle

DATE: May 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Brunner trades black for blue

Cortney Brunner graduated form Dolores High School on Saturday as one of the best athletes in Lady Bears history.The basketball, volleyball, and track and field captain earned All-State honors in...

DATE: May 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Tomac finishes 5th in Wortham

Cortez native Eli Tomac took fifth-place in the second race of the 2011 Lucas Oil American Motorcyclist Association outdoor motocross season in Wortham, Texas, on Saturday at the Rockstar Energy...

DATE: May 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Hill’s legendary reign, supreme

One man has called Mancos home for nearly half of his life, but it was only when he was a kid in fifth grade that he knew what he wanted to do.At the age of 28, Gary Hill began 33 years of high...

DATE: May 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports