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Youths showcase skills at Towaoc skate competition

With Pink Floyd pumping through a set of nearby speakers and several close friends looking on, Bryce Vicenti leaped onto a black and white skateboard for his opening run at the first annual Towaoc...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Peewee tournament draws 479 wrestlers to Montezuma-Cortez High

Standing in the center of the Montezuma-Cortez High School gymnasium on Saturday, Cortez Wrestling Club head coach Eddie Abeyta stood for a moment and took in the sight of his team’s annual...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Dolores peewee wrestlers hit the mats in Durango

The Dolores Peewee Wrestling Club took 39 competitors to the Durango last Saturday. The club also wrestles on March 25 at Dolores High School. Here’s how they fared in Durango. First place Jerek...

DATE: March 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Bears, Bluejays make all-conference teams

At the end of another exciting season of San Juan Basin League basketball, several local athletes representing Mancos High School and Dolores High School received all conference honors. Caden...

DATE: March 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Coby Baer leaves imprint on athletic fields and Cortez

On the football field, baseball field, basketball court, and track, Montezuma-Cortez High School senior Coby Baer has become known for his size and speed. What truly defines the four-sport senior...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Panthers hit hard at Cortez Tournament

Playing under sunny skies at last weekend’s Cortez Tournament, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team produced plenty of offensive highlights. Woes on the mound undid the Panthers however,...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Bears baseball competitive in Ignacio

Competing at the Ignacio Tournament last weekend, the Dolores High School baseball team won its second game of the season and competed well against several larger schools. Playing its first game of...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Mancos competes in Monte Vista meet

Competing at the Center Invitational in Monte Vista on March 17, the Mancos High School boys and girls track teams enjoyed solid results. The Bluejay boys were led by freshman Caden Showalter, who...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Tomac wins third consecutive Supercross

Eli Tomac, of Cortez, Colorado, won his sixth Supercross in the past eight races Saturday night, unseating three-time reigning champion Ryan Dungey in front more than 60,000 race fans at Lucas Oil...

DATE: March 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Eight peewee wrestlers win gold in Blanding

Fourteen local wrestlers finished in first place during their second tournament in Blanding, Utah, on March 11, according to Eileen Eichner, of the Dolores Pee-Wee Wrestling club. Following are...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Panthers beat Ignacio in match shortened by injury

Carefully attended to by Montezuma-Cortez High School training personnel with her own coach and athletic director around to assist, first-year Ignacio Lady Bobcat Santana Edd was still resting on...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Panthers shut out Olathe on Engel’s strong pitching

Thanks to deft pitching, timely hitting and some nice defensive plays, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team opened its season with a 4-0 home victory over Olathe on March 16. Leading the...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports