Sports

Durango Swim Club second at Cortez Summer Invite

The Durango Swim Club took second place at the Cortez Summer Invite last weekend. The high-powered Durango and Montrose teams went back and forth for three days battling for first place. Montrose...

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

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Demons dominate postseason soccer awards

Awards continue to pour in for members of the 2017 Durango High School girls soccer team. Durango junior Taylor Klone received a CHSAA 4A All-State Honorable Mention after another impressive season...

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

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Bayfield’s Bushnell makes All-State baseball team

Several area high school baseball players received postseason awards after impressive seasons on the diamond. Bayfield High School senior catcher Austin Bushnell was honored for his season’s work...

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

Local track and field stars shine at Great Southwest Classic

Though the high school track and field season has long been over, two Durango High School athletes and another from Bayfield are still turning heads. Abby Scott and Aiden Urban of represented Team...

DATE: June 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango’s Kyle Robinette, Bayfield’s Mavis Edwards make All-State

Durango High School lacrosse player Kyle Robinette and Bayfield tennis player Mavis Edwards were recognized as two of the best athletes in the state in their respective sports as 2017 First-Team...

DATE: June 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango Herald Male Prep Athlete of the Year: Bayfield’s Sam Westbrook

Editor’s note: The Durango Herald selected Prep Players of the Year based on a unanimous decision between sports editor John Livingston and sports writer Joe Fries. Increased consideration was...

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

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Durango Herald Female Prep Athlete of the Year: Durango’s Katrina Chandler

Editor’s note: The Durango Herald selected Prep Players of the Year based on a vote between sports editor John Livingston and sports writer Joe Fries. Increased consideration was given to seniors...

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

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Durango Herald Prep Freshman of the Year: Bayfield’s Mavis Edwards

Editor’s note: The Durango Herald selected Prep Players of the Year based on a unanimous decision between sports editor John Livingston and sports writer Joe Fries. Bayfield High School freshman...

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

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Animas High’s Mewmaw makes moves at girls golf state tournament

Faith Mewmaw showed steady improvement at the Colorado High School Activities Association Class 4A Girls Golf State Championship. Playing on the par-72 Colorado National Golf Club in Erie, Mewmaw...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Prep Spotlight: Durango’s Quinn Simmons makes his own tracks

Quinn Simmons isn’t the typical multi-sport high school student athlete. The 16-year-old from Durango is truly one-of-a-kind. Simmons is the reigning junior national champion in short-track cross...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Animas High’s Faith Mewmaw up-and-down in first round of state golf

Faith Mewmaw is only a sophomore but already has three rounds of state championship golf on her résumé. The Animas High School girls golfer represented Durango High School on Monday in the opening...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango High School records fall at CHSAA State Track and Field Championships

Controversy couldn’t stop the Durango High School track and field athletes from breaking records and posting personal-record times at the Colorado High School Activities Association 4A State Track...

DATE: May 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports