Purgatory Resort offers free skiing on season’s final weekend

Purgatory Resort will offer free lift tickets Saturday and Sunday, its final weekend of the season. Purgatory will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days, and snow is in the forecast. Skiers and...

DATE: April 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS track teams perform well in Bayfield

Competing against several of Southwest Colorado’s finest teams at the Pine River Invitational in Bayfield on April 14, the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys and girls track teams performed as well...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek baseball impresses in Norwood

If anyone had doubts about the Dove Creek High School baseball team’s status as one of the top Class 1A teams in the state, those doubts were erased in Norwood on April 13. Playing the first game...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Eli Tomac sets the pace early, and wins Minneapolis Supercross

Eli Tomac of Cortez won the overall title in the 450 Supercross in Minneapolis on Saturday night by placing first, fourth and third in the grueling triple crown event. Jason Anderson was second...

DATE: April 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bayfield High School baseball coach Petrie resigns mid-season

The Bayfield High School Wolverines won two games Saturday without their head coach, Danny Petrie. Last week, Petrie resigned, reportedly after drinking beer at an Arizona Diamondbacks game where...

DATE: April 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cristoffer Rudosky signs to play golf at Fort Lewis College

Since the time that he took his first steps, Cristoffer Rudosky has been a fixture at Conquistador Golf Course, first becoming known as the cute kid tagging behind his dad’s golf cart and later...

DATE: April 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos track wins Abel Velasquez Invitational in Ignacio

Competing at the Abel Velasquez Invitational in Ignacio on April 7, five Mancos athletes won at least one individual event title, and both teams acquitted themselves well. Chief among the standout...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek track teams enjoy success in Ignacio

Competing at the Abel Velasquez Invitational in Ignacio on April 7, four members of the Dove Creek High School track teams continued a longstanding tradition of solid results in the hurdling...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores track teams show improvement in Ignacio

With the end of her high school career quickly approaching, Dolores High School senior Sierra Schwartz appears determined to make the most of the limited opportunities that remain. The three-sport...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bulldogs outlast Bears in SJBL showdown

Pitching with a type of poise that is generally reserved for upperclassmen, Dove Creek freshman Hayden Gray kept Dolores hitters off balance throughout the first five innings of his team’s 7-4...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS track teams hit stride in Ignacio

The Montezuma-Cortez High School track teams traveled to the Abel Velasquez Invitational in Ignacio on April 7 and produced their best results of the year. Senior Ashley Wood led the way for the...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores golfers finish second in Shiprock Tournament

Undeterred by the wind and focused on the task at hand, the Dolores High School girls golf team performed impressively at the Shiprock High School Tournament at Riverview Golf Course on April 2 and...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports