Sports

Mesa defeats FLC men

A contentious road battle against division rivals proved to be less than ideal fare for a banged-up Jordan Brooks and the Fort Lewis men against Mesa State on Friday night.The Skyhawks (11-5 Rocky...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Hofman dons cleats for FLC

Nick Hofman has the necessary skill set: dribbling, foot speed, general speed, quickness. Enough so he had two college coaches clamoring for his game."First of all, he is just a super athlete,"...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

'Hawks overpower Highlands

Mark Kellogg made just one mistake Saturday night against New Mexico Highlands: He left Laura Haugen in the game for one shift too long.The second-ranked team in the country had no problem turning...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks take down Highlands

Even Cowboys get the blues.Already champions of the most historic turnaround in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference history, the one-to-18-win New Mexico Highlands Cowboys were outplayed Saturday...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks ready for showdown

Call it a Highlands' hangover, only Fort Lewis hasn't drunk that Kool-Aid yet.Fort Lewis, far from its best effort of the season, hurdled CSU-Pueblo by a casual 15 points Friday night at Whalen...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

FLC women drill CSU-Pueblo

That was supposed to be the second best team in the conference.No guesswork necessary when trying to quantify the No. 1, however."That's a good team we just beat by 34 points," Fort Lewis College...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

'Hawks to host four at FLC

Save for Western State's surprise victory in the regular-season finale one year ago at Whalen Gymnasium, no team has shocked the Fort Lewis College women's basketball team in the last four years...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Morris a keeper for FLC

Three-and-a-half years ago, Marc Morris received his first varsity start in goal for the Durango Demons. He received a phone call the night before. It was Zane Wells."It was a Montrose game, at...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

FLC men drive stake into Mavs

That 14-point halftime margin was a mirage."They were really good as usual," Fort Lewis College men's basketball coach Bob Hofman said. "Just like Dracula, you can't put 'em down."Twenty minutes...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis women flex ranking

It wasn't a matter of if, just when.After a measly 12-point halftime lead, No. 3 Fort Lewis College flexed its ranking with a 30-point, 83-53 victory against downtrodden Mesa State.One night after...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Western St. surprises FLC men

The early season loss to Regis came as a surprise.The midseason loss to Western State came as a surprise."Our backs are against the wall now," Fort Lewis College men's basketball coach Bob Hofman...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks pitch complete game

Not the first half, not the second half, but two halves of basketball."I really do think that was the first game we played an entire 40 minutes," Fort Lewis College women's basketball coach Mark...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports