Lady Bears squeak past Ridgway in wild game

On a night where a point was incorrectly counted and numerous traveling violations went uncalled, the Dolores High School girls basketball team squeaked past Ridgway, 39-35. The bizarre contest...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears fall to Ridgway for second time this season

Soon after the Dolores High School boys basketball team lost to Ridgway, 52-46, Larry Schwartz emerged from the locker room tired and exasperated. Over the next two minutes, the longtime coach...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Jays pick up win over Ridgway

With star junior Emily Cole sidelined with an injury, the Mancos High School girls basketball team delivered one of its finest performances of the season when it defeated Ridgway, 48-33, at home on...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bluejays power past Ridgway

Relying on power of Caden Showalter and the precision of Caleb Yoder, the Mancos High School boys basketball team secured a key San Juan Basin League victory over Ridgway at home on Feb. 3. The...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Panthers show improvement against Centauri

When the Montezuma-Cortez High School girls basketball team took the floor against Centauri on Feb. 2, most fans didn’t expect a competitive game. But thanks to a stellar effort on both ends of the...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers basketball locks down two league wins

Needing to lock down victories to keep pace with the Intermountain League’s top teams, the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys basketball team delivered two solid performances over the weekend and...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Eli Tomac’s up-and-down Supercross season goes down again

Coming off two straight wins, Eli Tomac of Cortez finished 13th after going down Saturday in a duel with Justin Barcia in the AMA Monster Energy 450 Supercross in Oakland. Tomac lined up in the No....

DATE: Feb. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Local swimmers race to victories in Farmington

Over the course of two days, local swimmers representing Mesa Verde Aquatics Club scored numerous victories at the Winter Wonderland swim meet, which took place in Farmington, Jan. 20-21. Among the...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos Bluejays pick up two league wins

Facing off against two San Juan Basin League opponents last weekend, the Mancos High School boys basketball team showcased its versatility while coasting to two easy wins. The first of those wins...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores Bears blow by Dove Creek Bulldogs, 70-47

Throughout his team’s 70-47 home victory over Dove Creek on Jan. 30, Dolores junior Tristen Swagerty attacked the offensive glass, played top-notch defense, and scored layups and jump shots over...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Montezuma Storm basketball takes Monday practice to Towaoc

Montezuma Storm Basketball, a nonprofit program that serves children in grades 5-12 in Montezuma County, has moved some Monday evening practices to Towaoc. The coaches needed practice space and...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports