Sports

Local baseball scores (preps)

The Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team opened its season at the Bloomfield (N.M.) High School three-game tournament and went 1-2. The Panthers opened with a 12-3 win over New Mexico’s...

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores tracks success

The Dolores track and field teams are geared and ready to go for the 2011 season. The Lady Bears placed fourth as a team last year at the Colorado 2A state championships and return a great amount...

DATE: March 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek track gets ready to run

Dove Creek track and field coach Jason fury expects 20 to 22 athletes to compete on his team this season, which is significantly up from 15 members at the 1A school.There aren’t many seniors on the...

DATE: March 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Seniors lead Soper’s Bulldogs

Baseball season has begun, and Ken Soper will lead the Dove Creek Bulldogs baseball team for his 46th season.The 2011 squad has 12 players, and they look to be anchored by seniors Austin Norris...

DATE: March 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears baseball embraces target

Dolores is the reigning 2A San Juan Basin League baseball champions and is loaded to repeat. The Bears know they have a target on their backs and will get the other teams’ best shot in the...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos tracks strong tradition

The Mancos track and field team looks to defend its 2A San Juan Basin League title on the boys side and contend on the girls side.Thirty-seven athletes are on the team, and many new faces have been...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Pitbulls gear up for state

The basketball regional tournaments for the Special Olympics of Colorado were held Sunday, Feb. 13, at Mesa State College in Grand Junction. The Cortez Special Olympics Pitbulls were fortunate...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez Softball Complex Tree Farm gets grant

The city of Cortez has received a $1,500 grant from the Colorado Tree Coalition for the Cortez Softball Complex Tree Farm.The funds from the CTC will be matched by Cortez to establish a tree...

DATE: March 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wood wins coaching debut

Montezuma-Cortez High School coach Dan Wood won his first girls tennis match at the helm of the Lady Panthers on Saturday morning with a 4-3 win over Miyamura (Gallup, N.M.) High School at the...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep basketball final scores

The Mancos Bluejays basketball team concluded its season with a 69-35 loss to Hoehne in the 2A Region-1 tournament at Adams State College in Alamosa on Friday night. The Dove Creek Lady Bluejays...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Swink upsets Lady Bears

The Dolores Lady Bears basketball team entered the Colorado 2A Region-3 tournament at Durango High School as the No. 1-seed.But fourth-seeded Swink advanced to the regional championship with a...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Gregory wins Old Pueblo race

USA Cycling professional mountain bike racer Shawn Gregory took first-place in the Kona Bikes Old Pueblo 24-hour race in Tucson, Ariz., on the weekend of Feb. 19 and 20 in the male solo singlespeed...

DATE: March 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports