Baseball

Panthers fall at regional baseball tourney

Heading to Parker, Colo. for the Class 3A Region 5 Tournament, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team knew that it was in for a tough task. Opening the tournament against the state’s...

DATE: May 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers shut out Ignacio on Engel’s one-hitter

On a sunny afternoon in which perfection eluded starting pitcher Jasen Engel by no more than a few feet, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team defeated Ignacio 10-0 in five innings on May...

DATE: May 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores baseball team loses twice, bounces back against Dove Creek

Before the start of the season, Dolores High School baseball coach Rusty Hamilton said that he expected his team to be far better than last year while acknowledging that the Bears would likely...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Streaking Panthers shut down Centauri

Since losing consecutive games to Bayfield on April 8, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team has been on a hot streak, winning five consecutive games by wide margins. The Panthers latest...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio ravages Bulldogs in league opener, 20-2

Putting together an inning of which even top-ranked Paonia would have proud, Ignacio twice through its order during a 14-run fourth inning in Dove Creek. The Bobcats blasted the Bulldogs 20-2. On...

DATE: April 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears baseball plays through tough weekend

For the Dolores High School baseball team, three weekend games produced plenty of solid plays and a few highlights, but no wins. Opening the three-game slate at home against Monticello on March 30,...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers dominate Monte Vista, sweep doubleheader

To say that the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball was dominant at home on April 1 would be an understatement. Opening its doubleheader against Monte Vista with junior ace Jasen Engel on the...

DATE: April 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers hit hard at Cortez Tournament

Playing under sunny skies at last weekend’s Cortez Tournament, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team produced plenty of offensive highlights. Woes on the mound undid the Panthers however,...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears baseball competitive in Ignacio

Competing at the Ignacio Tournament last weekend, the Dolores High School baseball team won its second game of the season and competed well against several larger schools. Playing its first game of...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers shut out Olathe on Engel’s strong pitching

Thanks to deft pitching, timely hitting and some nice defensive plays, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team opened its season with a 4-0 home victory over Olathe on March 16. Leading the...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango baseball beats Montezuma-Cortez in five innings

The Durango Demons plated nine runs in the fourth and fifth innings combined to take down the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers, 11-0, on Tuesday in Durango. Durango got to Panthers’ starter Jasen Engel...

DATE: April 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Double or Nothing

The Cortez Juniors All-Star Team played Durango to a hard-fought tie in the first four innings on Friday night before Durango amped up its bats and scored 13 runs to finish with a score of 20-7...

DATE: July 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: More Sports