Ute Mtn. rodeo concludes fall

The Ute Mountain rodeo team finished their fall season with rodeos at Hotchkiss and Craig on Sept. 17-18, and Sept. 24-25. Placing at Hotchkiss in the junior high division on the first day for...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS finishes strong at Pagosa

The Montezuma-Cortez High School cross country team had its strongest showing of the season at the Mountain Chili Cha Cha in Pagosa Springs on Sept. 24.The Lady Panthers placed second as a team...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sports Briefs

Special Olympics Bowling The Cortez Special Olympics state bowling tournament is in Denver on Friday, Nov. 11. Donations and fundraising contribute to travel expenses for the state bowling...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bobcats tame Panthers

Steven O’Conner-Seville punched in a penalty kick goal in the 21st minute to bring the Panthers within one.With visiting Bloomfield (N.M.) up just 2-1, Eric Miller gave the Bobcats some breathing...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS spotlight athlete of the week

Montezuma-Cortez High School senior golfer Chris Aiken is this week’s M-CHS spotlight athlete of the week.Sport — Golf.Grade — Senior.Favorite food — Steak.Best round — 66 at Conquistador Golf...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lakeside Lanes bowling results

Lakeside Lanes bowling results for Sept. 8, men’s Oddball League include, Jake Franks, high game score 245; and, series score 648. Jimmy Simmons, game, 262; and, series, 721. Rez Pins beat Lazy D &...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demons down M-CHS

The Panthers tennis team returned home to a not-so-welcome guest after a month on the road.That guest at the Jim Harkendorff Tennis Courts on Tuesday was the rival Durango Demons.Unfortunately for...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local Prep Scores

Volleyball: Montezuma-Cortez lost Tuesday at Durango, 3-0 (20-25, 21-25, 14-25). Mancos won Tuesday at home over Ignacio, 3-0 (25-12, 25-21, 25-16). Dove Creek won Tuesday at home over Monument...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos harriers run strong

The Mancos cross country team travelled to two meets last week.Mancos ran at Blanding, Utah, on Sept. 21 to compete in the John Thornton Invitational against five other schools.The girls were led...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local Sports Calendar

Boys High School SoccerBloomfield at Montezuma-Cortez, 5 p.m.Friday, Sept. 30High School FootballAbundant Life Academy at Dove Creek, 7 p.m.High School VolleyballMontezuma-Cortez at Montrose, 5:30...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS golfers head to state

The Panthers golf team of Chris Aiken, Jakob Rudosky, Hayden Plewe and Keith Hawkins endured a 2011 season of ups and downs.Montezuma-Cortez High School was definitely up a week ago when the...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Shorthanded Panthers shut out

A 53-yard Dillon Granzella touchdown run, and a 5-yard TD toss from Alec Coscarella to Jared McDonald is all Salida needed to knock off visiting shorthanded Montezuma-Cortez High School, 14-0...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports