Durango High School football reaches 5-0 with 55-0 win

It’s not a mirage.The Durango High School football team is 5-0, and its climb up the Colorado high school rankings likely will continue after Saturday night’s 55-0 demolition of Sand Creek (2-3) in...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School's boys soccer back into league race

Durango High School’s boys soccer team is taking a page from its football team’s playbook.Like their pigskin counterparts, who went 0-11 last year and now stand undefeated, the Demons’ play of late...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

See ball, chase ball

DATE: Oct. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Bayfield High School volleyball score perfect 10

The unbeaten Wolverines passed a big interstate test Thursday night en route to their 10th consecutive victory of the season.The Bayfield High School volleyball team found all the right answers in...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Rocktober redux: 'It never gets old'

DENVER – It’s a Rocktober redux for the Colorado Rockies, who are back in the playoffs after a one-year hiatus. "It stings," Troy Tulowitzki said as he squinted away the tears that were flushing...

DATE: Oct. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Eco Opportunity

DURANGO – Kevin Swinderman, 33, served in the Army National Guard from 1999 to 2006 at military bases in Oklahoma, Texas and Southern California. After getting out of the service, he moved to the...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Kyle Orton: Game manager?

ENGLEWOOD - His coach, offensive coordinator and even some teammates shy away from the term "game manager" when talking about Denver Broncos quarterback Kyle Orton, figuring it has a negative...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

West Virginia revisits Buffaloes

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Here's a sure way to change West Virginia coach Bill Stewart's mood - mention last year's game at Colorado.The Mountaineers ran for 311 yards, yet found the end zone just twice...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Cyclocross series back on Nov. 1

The annual Fort Lewis College Cyclocross Series is ready for a return engagement.The cyclocross racing events are produced by Fort Lewis College Cycling, with sponsorships from Durango Coca-Cola...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Ignacio drops 3 at home

The Ignacio High School volleyball team lost three consecutive matches this weekend at home.Norwood defeated Ignacio 25-12, 25-12, 25-16 on Thursday; Dove Creek defeated Ignacio 25-18, 25-15, 25-16...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demons win regional rivalry against MCHS at Durango High gym

The typically unconventional volleyball match was destined to go five full sets.After all, this match pitted Durango against Cortez - the Demons versus the Panthers - in one of the region's premier...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Nuggets largely the same team, as NBA preseason opens Thursday

DENVER - While the top teams in the Western Conference bolstered their rosters by adding big name free agents, the Denver Nuggets largely stayed the course.That's because they think the nucleus of...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports