Cortez native back in action in Poland

The Polish Basketball League season is underway and a former local prep star is back in action.Former Montezuma-Cortez standout Kirk Archibeque and LKS Sphinx (Lodz) are off to a 1-1 start with an...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek crop study ongoing

DOVE CREEK — Colorado Parks and Wildlife biologists this week began radio-collaring deer and elk as part of a three-year research project designed to help reduce agricultural damage suffered by...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fights, camera, action!

Isaque “Sandman” Martinez is ready for the big time.After winning 12 of 14 professional Mixed Martial Arts fights for King of the Cage, the 30-year-old wants to go to the next level and get a title...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sports Briefs

Montezuma Martial Arts Karate Tournament Montezuma Martial Arts Studio, located at 18 N. Beech St., will have its first invitational karate tournament on Saturday, Oct. 29. Doors open at 8:30 a.m....

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Siblings compete in fall rodeo season

Youth team ropers Katelyn Samora and Wyatt Applin are a local brother and sister team that compete in the Colorado State High School Rodeo Association. Samora is a junior at Montezuma-Cortez High...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Panthers lose intense volleyball battle

Records and statistics often times don’t mean much in a rivalry matchup.The Durango Lady Demons volleyball team went in to Tuesday night’s match at Montezuma-Cortez High School unbeaten in 5A/4A...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local Prep Scores

Softball: Durango won Monday at Montezuma-Cortez, 16-3. Volleyball: Mancos won Tuesday at Ignacio, 3-1 (21-25, 25-12, 25-17, 25-15). Dove Creek won Tuesday at Dolores, 3-1 (25-21, 7-25, 25-15,...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers tennis take fifth at regionals

The Montezuma-Cortez High School boys tennis team placed fifth at regionals in Grand Junction last Friday.Stemboat Springs won the regional tournament with Aspen, Montrose and Durango taking...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Harriers run Ancient Trails meet

Last Saturday, the Mancos cross-country teams competed at the Ancient Trails Invitational at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds, along with seven other teams.The 5-kilometer event was hosted by...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lakeside Lanes bowling results

The following are Lakeside Lanes weekly bowling league high scores, as reported in standings.For the week of Sept. 28. Tuesday Afternoon Ladies League reports Hi Scratch Game, 191-Nancy Doren, Hi...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sports Briefs

CMS Golf Tournament The first Cortez Middle School Fall Golf Classic will be held Saturday at the South Forty Golf Course with a shotgun start at noon. Registration is at 11 a.m. Additional...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bulldogs blast Mancos Bluejays

Revenge was earned, and it was sweet last Friday night.Eight-man football rivals clashed in Mancos for a homecoming game Friday night.Last year, the Bluejays travelled to Dove Creek and spoiled...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports