Sports

Ignacio finishes fourth at state

PUEBLO - When the Ignacio Bobcats go to sleep Saturday night, they'll have dreams and nightmares.The Bobcats will dream of a return trip to the State Tournament, the pinnacle of high school...

DATE: March 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango wins Delta dual

Herald Staff ReportThere was no Robert Stafford.There was no Teale Kitson.There were Sallees, though."It was kind of a Sallee day," Durango High School boys swimming coach Tom Coxwell said.Taylor...

DATE: March 15, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Holyoke smothers 'Cats run

PUEBLO - Chalk this one up to defense.In-your-face, aggressive, shoe-squeaking defense.Pesky, frustrating, game-changing defense.Ignacio High School's storybook run through the Class 2A State...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wolverines kick Center 10-0 in snow

Bayfield used Center as target practice Friday on the road."The weather was bad, so that didn't help," Bayfield High School girls soccer coach Jen Zelinski said Friday night. "Their goalie had a...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Class 3A Bayfield beats 4A team 4-1

For the first time this season, Bayfield actually played a "baseball" game.Battling the snow, the wind chill and Buena Vista and Salida en route to a 2-0 start to the 2009 regular season, Bayfield...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

DHS swimmers to host Delta in dual at FLC

The Durango boys will host their first home meet of the season at noon today at the FLC pool, facing Delta in a dual after Glenwood Springs pulled out."I don't anticipate them giving us much...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

DHS boys lacrosse team wins snowy CHSAA debut

Some like it hot. Others could care less.With fans jockeying for a spot behind the cafeteria glass and fresh snow steadily coating the DHS Stadium field, the Durango boys lacrosse team braved the...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango's bats fall silent in 10-2 loss

The Durango High School baseball team lost 10-2 to Carlsbad High School on a rainy Friday night in Roswell, N.M.. that saw them finish the 7 p.m. game in the late-evening hours.After beating host...

DATE: March 14, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demons christen new lax era

Unlike the newly formed Fort Lewis College and DHS women's lacrosse teams, competitive lax is old hat for the Durango boys."I think they'll do pretty well this year," said head coach Jed Gilden,...

DATE: March 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

DHS scores 21 on 17 hits in W

Austin Rochford started.Matt Elliott and Chris Breed bridged the middle innings.Kenneth Gallegos finished."He shut it down," Durango High School baseball coach Rob Coddington said. "He came in and...

DATE: March 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

'Cats claw into state semis

PUEBLO - The plan worked.And the Bobcats are in the final four.Trailing by a point with 8.7 seconds to play and possession of the basketball, Ignacio High School head coach Chris Valdez drew up a...

DATE: March 13, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio releases pressure

Pressure?Not this week. Not today."Those District Tournament games in Dove Creek, that was pressure. That (championship) against Telluride, that was pressure," Ignacio High School boys basketball...

DATE: March 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports