Sports

Full-strength Ignacio boys basketball blasts Ouray

For the first time all season, the Ignacio High School boys basketball team had its full roster available, and the result was a 66-25 victory against Ouray on Saturday afternoon in Ignacio....

DATE: Feb. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 7 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Three place at state wrestling for La Plata County

Three boys from La Plata County found the podium at the Colorado High School Activities Association state wrestling championships Saturday at the Pepsi Center in Denver. Bayfield’s Garrett Beebe...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 minutes ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High boys, girls basketball fall at Montrose

The Durango High School girls basketball team dropped the regular-season finale against Montrose 46-32 on Friday night in Montrose, but the sting of the defeat wasn’t as bad for the Demons because...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

La Plata County wrestlers eye third-place podium spots at state tournament

Three boys from La Plata County will wrestle on the final day of the state tournament in Denver. Three were eliminated Friday. Bayfield junior Daniel Westbrook and Ignacio junior Dustin Sanchez...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 22 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Three La Plata County wrestlers to the state quarterfinals

Two boys from Bayfield and one from Ignacio advanced to the state wrestling quarterfinals. All six boys from La Plata County will brace for a long Friday. Preliminary matches were held Thursday to...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Romero, Alamosa Mean Moose slip past Bayfield boys basketball for Intermountain League title

With one second remaining in the game, Alamosa’s Noah Romero stepped to the foul line and sank a pair of free throws that sent the Mean Moose to a 41-39 victory against the Bayfield High School...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio boys, girls basketball secure San Juan Basin League titles against Mancos

Lawrence Valdez made his return to the court one to remember, as the Ignacio High School junior drained a 3-pointer in the closing seconds of the game to lift the Bobcats past Mancos 53-50 on...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High names Natalie Mitchell as new girls lacrosse coach

After a long search, Durango High School found its next girls lacrosse coach in its own backyard. The school announced Thursday that Natalie Mitchell, a former Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School ski team sending six girls, three boys to state championships in Leadville

The Durango High School ski team will send six of its eight girls competitors to the Colorado High School Activities Association’s state championships Feb. 22-24 at Ski Cooper in Leadville. Zoe...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Robert Logan back to lead Durango High School girls soccer in 2018

Durango High School didn’t have to look far to find its next girls soccer coach, as the Demons picked former coach Robert Logan to take over the girls soccer program. Logan had all the...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep roundup: Ignacio girls, Durango boys basketball fall to Pagosa Springs

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team tasted defeat at home for the first time all season, as the Bobcats fell to Class 3A juggernaut Pagosa Springs 56-30 on Tuesday night at IHS. The Class...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield seniors eye state wrestling podiums, Westbrook prepares for first trip

Two seniors have been here before. One junior hasn’t. The Bayfield High School wrestling team will send three boys to the Colorado High School Activities Association Class 3A state wrestling...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 22 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports