Mario Götze won the World Cup for Germany with a volleyed goal in the 113th minute. It was the latest goal in World Cup Final history. He wasn&#x...

Super Mario scores the golden goal


With two quick and sublimely deft touches, Mario Götze ended Germany’s 24-year wait for another World Cup title.

Götze scored the winning goal in...

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3. Dutch, as Brazil gets the hook


Daley Blind and Robin van Persie scored early goals to help give the Netherlands a 3-0 win over host Brazil in the third-place match Saturday at the...

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Is ‘Football 101 for Women’ a joke?

BOULDER – Some University of Colorado alumni are rolling their eyes at an upcoming “Football 101 for Women” clinic, saying the course plays to gender...

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DHS names Dave Preszler its new AD

Bayfield High School athletic director. Fort Lewis College athletic director. Now, Dave Preszler can add Durango High School athletic director to his résumé.

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A different desert pilgrimage

Nevada’s Wheeler Peak seems an unlikely place for a pilgrimage. It rises 13,063 feet from the desert floor of Great Basin National Park. A solitary giant with an odd,...

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