Mancos nets impressive road sweep of Ignacio

Closing her eyes and drawing in a deep breath while signaling to which zone she wanted Thursday’s match-point serve targeted, it was clear Brittany Lang had envisioned such a moment, especially in...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango’s Robbins rolls to UCI Mountain Bike World Championships finish

Madeline “Maddie Jo” Robbins had a singular focus all season, and that was to race at the world championships of mountain biking. Even a broken wrist wouldn’t keep her away. The Durango High School...

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

Passionate collector donates rare Olympic treasure trove

COLORADO SPRINGS – The collector of the world’s most thorough cache of Olympic torches, medals and other valuable keepsakes insists he does not play favorites. They are all his babies. Still, when...

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

M-CHS softball team picks up big win over Durango

During the time that she played for the Montezuma-Cortez High School team from 2005 until 2008, first-year M-CHS manager Brittney Whiteman never lost a softball game to Durango High School....

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bluejays pick up first win of the season at Gunnison Tournament

Competing at the Gunnison Tournament on Sept. 1, the Mancos High School volleyball team flashed its potential and fell just short of at least two victories while amassing a 1-3 record overall. The...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek volleyball team stays hot at Gunnison Tournament

Squaring off larger schools at the Gunnison Tournament on Sept. 1, the Dove Creek High School volleyball team continued its hot streak with three wins in four matches and improved its record to...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores cross-country team opens season with two Top 10 finishes

Anchored by three seniors who have run together for several years, the Dolores High School boys cross-country team turned plenty of heads at its opening season meet in Monticello on Aug. 31....

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Scoreboard, Panthers ready for tonight’s home game in Cortez

The Journal The new Montezuma-Cortez scoreboard is primed to light up for a 7 p.m. kickoff Friday at Panther Stadium in a game pitting M-CHS against Zuni High School. The scoreboard has problems...

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

Skier pleads guilty to reckless endangerment

FRISCO – A skier accused of trying to jump a crowd at a Colorado pond-skimming event pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment and no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge. The Summit Daily News...

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

M-CHS cross-country teams run well in Monticello

For the Montezuma-Cortez High School girls and boys cross-country teams, the Lloyd’s Lake in Monticello on Aug. 31 provided an opportunity to build conditioning and face out-of-state competition....

DATE: Sept. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos cross-country team displays young talent

Entering the season with one senior and a plethora of underclassmen, Mancos High School’s boys and girls cross-country teams are less experienced and less intimidating than they’ve been in recent...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek football team blasted by Rangely

Thirteen minutes into its home game against Rangely on Aug. 31, the Dove Creek High School football team trailed 14-6 and appeared poised to compete for a victory. Twelve difficult minutes later,...

DATE: Sept. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports