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Shorthanded Ignacio football can’t keep up with Pagosa Springs

The Ignacio football team couldn’t get its offense going and struggled to find an answer to Pagosa Springs’ offense in a 49-0 loss to the Pirates Friday night in Pagosa Springs. The Pirates ate up...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Why Durango football will continue undefeated streak against Bayfield

The Durango High School football team has never lost to nearby Bayfield, and the Demons have no intentions of letting the 15-game unbeaten streak come to an end when the two teams meet Friday night...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Game of the Year: Bayfield seeks 1st ever win against Durango football

A matchup of elite defenses will clash once more in a rivalry rematch a year in the making. Durango High School maintained a century of dominance against the smaller Bayfield High School in a 14-6...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Why Bayfield football will beat Durango for the first time

Durango High School has nearly a three-times larger student body than Bayfield High School. The smaller school won’t have trouble keeping up on the football field Friday night. Bayfield’s varsity...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 day 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Tie feels like loss at Montrose for Durango boys soccer

The Durango High School boys soccer team held a 3-1 lead at halftime Wednesday and was ready to continue the attack. Montrose countered the Demons and stormed back to earn a 3-3 draw in a key 5A/4A...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Prep Spotlight: No. 45 shines on Bayfield quarterback Hayden Farmer

BAYFIELD – Hayden Farmer will pull on his football jersey over his shoulder pads Friday night inside the Bayfield High School locker room. He will say a prayer and run onto the field as the...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Prep Roundup: Two qualify for state golf tournament for Durango

Reaching a state championship in high school golf in Colorado comes down to one day. On that day, Durango’s Kyle Pritchard and Luke Tichi made sure they wouldn’t miss out on the last tournament of...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango boys soccer victims of no-call in OT loss to Grand Junction

The Durango boys soccer team, the second-ranked team in 4A, tasted a devastating defeat with a 1-0 loss in the second overtime of a match with Class 5A Grand Junction High School on Saturday in...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango softball can’t keep pace with Grand Junction’s bats

The Durango High School softball team couldn’t find a way past Grand Junction and dropped both games of a doubleheader with the Tigers 14-4 and 12-2 to start the Southwestern League schedule today...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2017 | UPDATED: 6 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Farmington football coasts past Durango

FARMINGTON – Farmington looked to break free from the cycle that has been their up-and-down offense, and it came at an ideal time on homecoming night. The Scorpions went airborne offensively and...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango cross-country runs together, claims league titles at Southwest Sunset XC Classic

Glow sticks, temporary light fixtures and glow-in-the-dark balloons lit up the night sky above Hillcrest Golf Club. The fast legs of the Durango Demons cross-country runners torched the ground...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez spoils Ignacio football’s homecoming

It was a rough night for the Ignacio football team, which fell 38-14 to Montezuma-Cortez on the Bobcats’ homecoming. Ignacio had a good start to the game, with quarterback Trace Lovelace throwing...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports