Leopard Sharks nab 5, 1st place finishes at Montrose

The Cortez Leopard Sharks youth swimming team had a strong showing at the Montrose Fall Open last weekend.The Leopard Sharks had five first-place finishes at the Montrose Aquatic Center, three of...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

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Dolores Ski and Sport Swap The 11th annual Dolores Ski and Sport Swap will be Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dolores Auxiliary High School Gym. Drop off items on Friday, Nov. 11, from 4 to...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Bulldogs football season ends

The Dove Creek Bulldogs 8-man football playoff run ended in the second round with a 32-6 loss at Elbert Saturday.Twenty-plus mph winds and injuries plagued Dove Creek High School in the battle of...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sports Briefs

Dolores Ski and Sport Swap The 11th annual Dolores Ski and Sport Swap will be Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dolores Auxiliary High School Gym. Drop off items on Friday, Nov. 11, from 4 to...

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

Mancos wins regionals

Another year, same postseason result for Mancos volleyball.The Lady Bluejays are Denver Coliseum bound for the fifth straight season. They will play in the 2A Colorado High School Activities...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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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

Flagtastic!

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

Titans cap historical season

One heart, one mind, one team. Go Titans!That was the team motto for this year’s unbeaten Montezuma Titans fifth-grade football team. The journey to this year’s championship began three years ago...

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

50 years at Dove Creek

Kenneth Soper became Dolores County High School head football coach in 1964. But the keys handed to him weren't exactly that of a shiny new Ford Mustang.The 27-year-old physical education teacher...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sopers victories speak volumes

Ken Soper has watched the game of football change and evolve over a half century and he’s adapted to it at every crossroads.But one thing Soper does year in and year out is win. Many football...

DATE: Nov. 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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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

Mancos harriers run state meet

The Mancos High School cross-country team capped off another successful season at state on Saturday. The Colorado High School Activities Association 2A Cross Country State Championships were held...

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