Eagles soar over Bears

Make it four-in-a-row for the Eagles.Dolores sought validation, respect, and the chance for a big home win over Paonia Saturday afternoon. It didn’t happen.The Bears, winners of two straight coming...

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

Local prep scores

8-man Football: Dove Creek won 48-0 at home over Plateau Valley on Friday. Mancos lost 50-0 at Alamosa vs. Swink on Saturday.Volleyball: Montezuma-Cortez won 3-1 (25-16, 25-19, 18-25, 25-18) at...

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

Panthers tennis 4th in Delta

The Montezuma-Cortez High School Panthers tennis team took fourth-place out of nine teams at the Delta County Invitational on Friday and Saturday.Aspen won the tournament. Region-8 foes Grand...

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

Nothing but net

DATE: Sept. 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Bulldogs win 3rd straight

The Dove Creek Lady Bulldogs volleyball team won in straight sets at Ouray on Thursday, 3-0 (25-8, 25-8, 25-20).Dove Creek (3-3, 3-1 1A San Juan Basin League) won its third straight match and swept...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Do the football shuffle

Fans of college football have been in angst the past 16 months, ever since Nebraska bolted the unstable Big-12 for the Big Ten on June 12, 2010. Nebraska had been affiliated with the Big-12 for a...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Panthers, 3-1 on road trip

The Montezuma-Cortez High School softball team completed a successful four game, 4A Western Slope League road trip last Friday and Saturday at Eagle Valley and Palisade.The Lady Panthers demolished...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS spotlight athlete of the week

Name — Miranda Elliot. Grade — Junior. Favorite food — Steak. Position — Catcher.Sport — Softball. Favorite color — Lime green. Favorite thing to do — Play softball. Favorite quote — “An army of...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School 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

Mancos, 1; Dolores, 0

Mancos jumped out to early leads in each set on Tuesday night at Dolores in this bitter volleyball clash.Each squad is young with plenty of raw talent. But Mancos senior outside hitter Aimee...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers claims regional golf title, bound for state

M-CHS region’s best for second-striaght year

DATE: Sept. 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS starts league play 0-2

The Montezuma-Cortez High School boys tennis teams lost two road matches at Grand Junction Central, 5-2, and Grand Junction, 7-0, last Friday and Saturday.M-CHS (3-3, 0-2 5A/4A Southwestern League)...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports