Sports

Mack the man for Montezuma-Cortez football

As a young player, Ivan Mack knew he wanted to return to Montezuma-Cortez as a coach. After a year as an assistant, Mack is now the head coach of the Panthers football team. Mack, who spent two...

DATE: June 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Girls Athlete of the Year: Ignacio’s Makayla Howell

Makayla Howell has always been the master of her own voice. Her tone was strong but rarely overbearing. Her timing during in-game situations was impeccable, and her words to teammates were precise,...

DATE: June 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Boys Athlete of the Year: Bayfield’s John Foutz

John Foutz left it all on the mat. When it was all over, he had left no doubt. The Bayfield High School senior turned in a dominant performance in the Colorado High School Activities Association...

DATE: June 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Boys Comeback Athlete of the Year: Durango’s Everett Howland

As Everett Howland ran through multiple defenders with brute force on the offensive side of the ball and pummeled ball carriers and quarterbacks from his linebacker position on defense, it would...

DATE: June 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Girls Comeback Athlete of the Year: Bayfield’s Mavis Edwards

The mechanics behind a tennis serve and a volleyball swing are virtually identical movements. The wind-up, point of contact and follow through are hammered home day after day, practice after...

DATE: June 5, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Girls Freshman of the Year: Durango’s Mason Rowland

Colorado rivals clashed in New Mexico. The game was tied, and the Durango Demons turned to a freshman for the game-winning shot. Mason Rowland didn’t miss her opportunity. It was the symbolic...

DATE: June 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Herald Boys Freshman of the Year: Durango’s Toby Scarpella

For the first time in years, Durango High School freshman skier Toby Scarpella allowed himself to relax. As he zipped between the gates on his way down the mountain, he raced for his team, not for...

DATE: June 4, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Florida high school football coach suspended for allegedly holding practice during pandemic

A Florida coach whose high school football teams have won three straight state championships was suspended pending an investigation into “an unauthorized athletic activity” during the novel...

DATE: May 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Pac-12 pact: Herrera chooses Division I Washington

En route to compiling four-year varsity win-loss records of 66-34 in volleyball and 81-20 in basketball, with two state championships in the former and four state appearances with one runner-up...

DATE: May 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Senior Spotlight: The team to overcome any challenge

EDITOR’S NOTE: In the “Senior Spotlight,” The Durango Herald will publish personal stories from athletes, coaches and teams affected by the cancellation of spring sports in 2020 because of the...

DATE: May 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

NFHS again rejects a high school basketball shot clock

The National Federation of State High School Associations continues to discuss the possible addition of a shot clock to high school basketball on a yearly basis. It continues to shoot it down. That...

DATE: May 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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