Sports

Western State upsets No. 2 FLC

Not Western. Not again.It was déjà vu all over for the Fort Lewis faithful Saturday night, as the women's basketball team lost its undefeated conference mark for the second consecutive season to...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis men roll to 17-point W

The Fort Lewis College men's basketball team, (12-5 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, 20-7 overall) soared past Western State 87-70 in Friday night's road contest.Entering the game locked in a...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis splits softball openers

There are five upperclassmen on the roster, just a pair of seniors. The rest are underclassmen, three sophomores and nine freshmen."We are young," Fort Lewis College softball coach Pam Adams said...

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

'Hawks struggle in win at Mesa

Most coaches would sleep easy after a 13-point road win over conference rivals. Not Fort Lewis women's head coach Mark Kellogg."That's the worst defensive effort I've seen in the second half all...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College 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