Sports

Durango swimmers sweep pair

The Durango High School girls swim team swept two more duals on Friday afternoon in Cortez.The Demons swam past Montezuma-Cortez 100-29 and then defeated Palisade 104-40."We did really, really...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield wrestles to Sand Devil lead

The Bayfield High School wrestling team took the first-day lead at the multistate Sand Devil Classic in Page, Ariz., on Friday.The Wolverines advanced seven wrestlers to the tournament semifinals...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Centauri foils BHS wrench

BAYFIELD - The Wolverines tried everything against the machine of Centauri High School.Veteran wrestling coach Herb Stinson juggled his lineup, moving several wrestlers up to higher weight classes...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango to host SWL twinbill

There's no place like home: two games, two victories.Elsewhere, it's been a series of tough-luck losses - two points, four points, one point, and a few lopsided losses on the Eastern...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez shocks DHS wrestlers

If only there were near pins in team scoring.With a commanding 14-point lead and just three matches left, Durango High School's wrestling team had to feel confident it could hold on for team...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wolverines slow down, yet fall to Bobcats

BAYFIELD - The time management plan almost worked.Chad Nachtrieb and the Bayfield High School boys basketball team set out to slow down the potent attack of the bigger Bobcats from Ignacio on...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield buries Ignacio by 47

BAYFIELD - The Wolverines are playing like a team of high-tech safecrackers on a roll - every combination is working.The Bayfield High School girls basketball team, with a defensive mentality of...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield splits two IML games

The Bayfield High School basketball teams split a girls-boys doubleheader against Centauri on Saturday night in Bayfield.The BHS girls opened Intermountain League play with a victory over Centauri....

DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio crowns five, wins in Shiprock

The Ignacio High School wrestling team crowned five individual champions en route to the team title at the Shiprock Invitational on Saturday.The Bobcats totaled 230.5 points to edge second-place...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango girls improve, lose by 22 to Tigers

Durango's first weekend in Southwestern League action was its first weekend sans Katerina Garcia."It was educational," DHS girls basketball coach Mary Psenda said.Durango lost 60-19 to Montrose on...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Grand Junction edges DHS

Durango "played about as good as the boys could play," basketball coach Tom Dunne said, but the Demons came up one field goal short.Grand Junction defeated Durango 42-41 on Saturday afternoon at...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Miners dig deep to defeat Bobcats

IGNACIO - This was no opening act.Rather, the Ignacio and Telluride girls basketball teams raised the curtain on their own thrill show before Saturday night's highly anticipated matchup of the two...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports