McKnight signs on with WNM

Former Montezuma-Cortez High School student athlete Kim McKnight has signed a National Letter of Intent to play softball at Western New Mexico University in Silver City.The Kirtland Central...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

BMX track will get facelift

The Cortez Bicycle Motocross track is getting a new and improved look.A brand new track design is scheduled for construction Saturday, April 23, and will take three or four days to complete for...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez Special Olympics takes 4th

The athletes and coaches would like to recognize everyone who helped the basketball team get to state at Lakewood. Spring sports track and field, and swimming are coming up shortly, depending on...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears avoid Scorpions sting

The Dolores Bears won its second-straight game on the diamond by holding off the Farmington Scorpions 12-8 in Farmington, N.M., on Tuesday.Dolores (5-3) got five strike outs from starting pitcher...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

CMS grapples at state tourney

Eighth-grader Segar Oliver made Cortez Middle School wrestling history on Saturday by winning the school’s first individual state championship at 140 pounds in Denver at the National Western Stock...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers open league play 0-2

The Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team opened Southwestern League play with road losses at Fruita Monument, 11-8, and Montrose, 20-1, last Friday and Saturday.M-CHS (4-6, 0-2 5A/4A SL) host...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cage fighters fire up Towaoc

Crowd favorite and Vicious Strength MMA (Durango) amateur mixed martial artist Grant Hobbs looked down for the count on Saturday night at the Ute Mountain Casino.Hobbs learned that day he would be...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Errors set Bulldogs back

Dove Creek has yet to win on the diamond this season, but the bats were out in full force against Monticello (Utah) in a Thursday afternoon doubleheader in Dove Creek.The Bulldogs (0-8) lost both...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Small-game licenses go on sale

The Colorado Division of Wildlife is reminding hunters who want to take advantage of warming weather that 2011 small-game licenses are now on sale. While seasons for the 40 species of small game...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bulldogs bitten in Moab, Utah

The Dove Creek baseball team lost a doubleheader at Moab, Utah’s Grand County High School on Tuesday, 10-0 and 11-1. The Bulldogs (0-6) host a doubleheader with Utah border rival Monticello today...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

KOTC fights return to Towaoc

King of the Cage returns to the Ute Mountain Casino on Saturday night to present Underground 67.Former Dove Creek wrestler and local favorite Grant Hobbs (4-2) will look to increase his record to...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

CMS wrestlers prepare for state

Cortez Middle School wrestling coach Thad Koppenhafer got what he wanted out of regionals. Four of five Jaguars qualified for state.Eighth-grader Segar Oliver took first-place at 140 pounds to lead...

DATE: March 31, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports