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Black makes immediate impact on Rockies club

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Bud Black called on young pitcher Rayan Gonzalez and put the Puerto Rican right-hander on the spot in front of everybody. Colorado’s new manager inquired about what Gonzalez...

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

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Colorado’s Shiffrin crushes rivals at ski worlds

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland – Mikaela Shiffrin was in a world of her own on Saturday, extending her unbeaten record in slalom gold medal events. The 2014 Olympic champion won her specialist event at a...

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

Ignacio girls rally, boys struggle

Pushed to the brink by a Ouray girls basketball team on the rise and a senior who refused to go quietly on senior night for the Trojans, Ignacio’s Kiana Valdez made a championship play at a...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango girls basketball sweeps weekend; Chandler honored for career mark

The Durango High School basketball teams were presented with an awkward and difficult travel scenario over the weekend, but that couldn’t stop the Demons from taking care of business. Durango’s...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Nose for Nordic nationals

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

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Durango basketball claims first league title in 10 years

Ten years had gone by since the Durango Demons boys basketball had won a league championship. After Saturday’s game at Grand Junction, that drought ended. The Demons led from the start and held off...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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No. 22 Colorado Mines survives comeback, beats No. 11 Fort Lewis

The long awaited matchup between No. 11 Fort Lewis College and No. 22 Colorado School of Mines was everything it was billed to be – and more. In the end, it didn’t go the Skyhawks’ way, as...

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

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State Wrestling: Ignacio’s Appenzeller gets his rematch

The day started with a stunning loss. It ended with hope for a championship. Friday at the Colorado High School Activities Association State Wrestling Championships provides the most action-packed...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Kayla Herrera takes over, Fort Lewis women beat Colorado Mines

From the first possession to the final buzzer, Friday night at Whalen Gymnasium was Kayla Herrera’s night. While most of the players on the floor were tight with the bright lights shining, Herrera...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

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Durango’s John Benton expected to leave Denver Broncos for San Francisco 49ers

Weeks after joining the Denver Broncos staff as an assistant offensive line coach, Durango’s John Benton may be on the move elsewhere. According to 9News , Benton was granted permission to...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Hirscher wins giant slalom world title after plane incident

ST. MORITZ, Switzerland — After an incident involving a military airplane delayed the race, Marcel Hirscher ended his long wait to win a world championship title in giant slalom on Friday. The...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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League powerhouses meet tonight at Whalen Gym

When the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference released its Preseason Men’s Basketball Coaches Poll way back on Oct. 11, Feb. 17 was clearly a date that would be on the calendar of the conference,...

DATE: Feb. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports