Scorpions sting Durango's boys soccer 3-2 at home

Facing a visiting team laden with veteran talent, it was the winless Demons who had their opponents' backs against the wall.Unfortunately for the Durango High School boys soccer team (0-7 overall,...

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

10-run W a milestone for Durango softball

Durango's 2009 home opener was one for the record books. Four wins, especially pitted against six losses, might not seem like something to get excited about, but victories for the Durango High...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Denver defense thrives

DENVER - A Denver Broncos defense that's been a detriment the last few years has suddenly become dependable.Elvis Dumervil tied a franchise record with four sacks, and the Broncos forced three...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Will Barack lobby for 2016 Olympic Games?

WASHINGTON - As Michelle Obama prepares to make a highly personal appeal in Denmark on behalf of Chicago's bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympics, the White House is leaving open the possibility that...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Official banned after ordering crash

PARIS - Nelson Piquet Jr. wishes every day he had refused orders to deliberately crash at a race.The fallout from that incident hit Monday, when Formula One spared his former team severe punishment...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Young Demons seek first soccer victory

As Durango High School's boys soccer team opens up its home schedule today against Farmington (5 p.m. at the Riverview Sports Complex), the Demons (0-6 overall, 0-2 Southwestern League) still find...

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

Bobcats strive for second win

Fresh off its first victory of the season, the Ignacio High School volleyball team is back in action tonight when the Bobcats host Dolores in a Southern Peaks League match.The JV match will begin...

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

DHS softball catches on

For the Durango High School softball team, it all starts with playing catch."We have a sort of motto: We have to catch and throw to play the game, so we'll catch and throw with pride," said DHS...

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

Stingy Skyhawks score comeback win

First, the Skyhawks endured a one-hour lighting delay.Then, they gave up a slip 'n' slide goal by Colorado School of Mines in the first minute of play.But for these Skyhawks on this day, no...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

FLC soccer dodges Mines 4-0

That goal was so pretty, even his teammates were buzzing about it after the game.Jamie Cunningham and Tom Settle, already in civvies after their dominating 4-0 deconstruction of archrival Colorado...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

FLC volleyball loses in 5

The Fort Lewis College volleyball team (2-10 overall, 0-4 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) lost a five-set match on the road at Western State on Sunday night.Fort Lewis took a 2-1 lead - losing...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Morton, CSU passes Nevada

FORT COLLINS - Dion Morton figured he had thrown his final pass in high school. Keep this up, and the Colorado State senior receiver may be flinging a few more.Morton threw a touchdown pass and...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports