Sports

Los Angeles Dodgers reach World Series, eliminate Cubs in NLCS

CHICAGO – Enrique Hernandez put a Hollywood ending on an LA story three decades in the making. Fueled by Hernandez’s home run trilogy, Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers are finally going...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bayfield football can clinch Intermountain League title, set records against Delta

Bayfield High School can clinch a third consecutive Class 2A Intermountain League football championship with a win Friday night against Delta. The Wolverines can break a few records, too. Bayfield...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 14 hours 2 minutes ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Game of the Week: Durango football hosts Pueblo Central on Demons’ homecoming

It’s homecoming at Durango High School, and the Demons’ football team has a chance to make it a memorable one when they host Pueblo Central on Friday night. The game will be the Demons first at...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 14 hours 4 minutes ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango cross-country teams sweep 4A Region 5 championship ahead of Cheyenne Mountain

The result from the Durango High School girls cross-country team Thursday was expected, but it didn’t make it any less impressive. Durango’s girls ran to first place in the Colorado High School...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Astros turn to Justin Verlander for Game 6 of ALCS

HOUSTON – Justin Verlander agreed to that last-minute trade to the Houston Astros with hopes of another World Series, and has since won all eight games he has pitched. Eight is not enough. The...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 12 hours 22 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos excited about boost Jake Butt will provide

ENGLEWOOD – Trevor Siemian broke into a wide grin when asked about seeing Jake Butt line up and finally run some routes this week. The versatile tight end from Michigan blew out his right knee...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 12 hours 5 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Colorado alum Alec Burks takes over in 4th, Jazz beat Nuggets in season opener

SALT LAKE CITY — Alec Burks showed glimpses during the preseason, and on opening night delivered more proof that the athletic player that used to score points in droves is back. Rudy Gobert had 18...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Yankees stay unbeaten at home for 3-2 lead in ALCS against Astros

NEW YORK — This time, it was Masahiro Tanaka who was untouchable on the mound. And when the New York Yankees sent Houston ace Dallas Keuchel to an early exit, their rollicking crowd let loose with...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Cubs avoid sweep, top Dodgers to cut NLCS deficit

CHICAGO — Javier Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and the Chicago Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Wednesday...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

No Durango YAFL teams feel defeat, begin to turn focus to playoffs

None of Durango’s Young America Football League teams suffered a defeat during their games on Saturday, and a few of the squads learned their fate in the upcoming playoffs. The sixth-grade Durango...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 13 hours 32 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Steamworks Brewing hosts event for local Paralympian Brittani Coury

Paralympic snowboarder Brittani Coury will make a stop at Steamworks Brewing Company for a meet-and-greet on Friday afternoon at Steamworks Brewing Company before heading to the U.S. Olympic...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

Colorado cornerback/decathlete Isaiah Oliver has NFL and Olympics on radar

BOULDER – Colorado junior cornerback Isaiah Oliver can run with the best of them. Same goes with high jump, hurdle, pole vault , shot put, long jump and throw the javelin . A multidimensional...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports