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Dolores River Anglers meeting The Dolores River Anglers, a subchapter of the Five Rivers Chapter of Trout Unlimited, will have a general membership meeting at the Cortez Elks Lodge on Tuesday,...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Sports Briefs

DMR volunteer ski and snowboard instructors The Adaptive Sports Association in Durango is seeking volunteers to teach skiing and snowboarding to people with disabilities this winter. People can...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Archibeque gets weekly honor

American center Kirk Archibeque (205-C-84, agency: Hart Sports Management) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for LKS Shpinx (Lodz), receiving the Eurobasket.com Player of the...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Cortez fighters leaving their mark

Martinez leads way with first-round KO, is now closer to MMA title bout

DATE: Oct. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Orange Flames light up lanes

A total of 25 athletes graced Lakeside Lanes bowling alley Saturday morning for the annual Cortez Special Olympics regional bowling tournament.The Cortez Orange Flames had 19 bowlers, while Durango...

DATE: Oct. 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Mia Blakely wins the CWGA

A total of 19 people participated in the Conquistador Women’s Golf Association championship that was held last weekend at Conquistador Golf Course.Mia Blakely won the championship with a low gross...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Tso wins 3rd Pinto Bean title

Shreve Tso had an unforgettable first day at the 32nd annual Pinto Bean Classic over the weekend at Conquistador Golf Course.Tso, 35, has been a tournament contestant now for 13 years and won Pinto...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Women win at Tee Cup

The Cortez women’s golf club hosted the 2011 Mesa Verde Tee Cup on Tuesday at Conquistador Golf Course with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.Winning the championship flight gross was Sidney Brynarski with...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Pinto Bean Classic will draw crowd

Preparations are peaking for the biggest blowout on the Conquistador Golf Course calendar, the 32nd annual Pinto Bean Classic.The usual full-field contingent of 240 golfers will compete for...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Life is the pits

Pit life gives racing perhaps its greatest perspective.The time and money spent on the need for speed can make any outsider or newbie to the sport wonder why racers do what they do. Even racing on...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Crash test maniacs

With engines crackling and popping with menacing intent, the piercing odor of ruptured radiators wafts through the night air like cheap perfume at the local honky-tonk.This is demolition derby.A...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Grapplefest Local mixed martial artists try new sport in N.M.

Local athletes crossed over sports last week in New Mexico.Mixed martial artists, a karate black belt and former wrestlers tested their skills in a sport that combines elements of the...

DATE: Aug. 6, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports