Fort Lewis College wins one, loses one in 'home' openers

The Fort Lewis College softball team finally opened its “home" season Friday afternoon in Farmington.The Skyhawks split a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference doubleheader against Chadron State,...

DATE: March 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Demons split 2 in Farmington

One bad inning spoiled a potential doubleheader sweep Friday in Farmington.Durango High School lost its delayed opener of the Scorpion Invitational 10-8 to host Farmington on Friday at...

DATE: March 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Augustana advances, gets Fort Lewis College

The fourth-seeded Augustana Vikings ballooned their 37-28 halftime lead to up to 17 points in the second half, thencruised to a 74-57 regional quarterfinal victory over Northern Sun Intercollegiate...

DATE: March 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Pagosa Springs girls lose by six

The Pagosa Springs girls lost to unbeaten Colorado Springs Christian 46-40 on Friday in the semifinals of the CHSAAClass 3A Girls Basketball State Championships in Fort Collins.Erika Heckman of...

DATE: March 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bobcats one win from 2A state title

Just one more. The Ignacio High School boys basketball team moved within one game of a state championship with a hard-fought 56-37 victory over Limon on Friday night in the Class 2A semifinals...

DATE: March 13, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College restarts for W

While the starts could use a little work, the Fort Lewis College women's basketball team undoubtedly knows how tofinish games. The early going was a bit uneasy for the top-seeded Skyhawks, who...

DATE: March 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

No. 1 seed Skyhawks host seven others in Central Region play

A quick look at the eight teams in Durango for this weekend's Central Region Tournament, the first round of the NCAADivision II Women's Basketball Championships. Fort Lewis College, the...

DATE: March 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis College and Mines reunite

The Fort Lewis College women's basketball team will stare down a familiar foe tonight when it takes the floor to openwhat it hopes is a deep run in the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball...

DATE: March 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Ignacio boys win state tournament opener

The Bobcats took a big opening step in the CHSAA Class 2A Boys Basketball State Championships on Thursday morning inPueblo. The Ignacio High School boys basketball team, the No. 1 seed in the...

DATE: March 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango Freestyler takes top honors

Jenna Mulligan hit the top of the podium.Mulligan, the Durango Freestyle skier, competed against the best freestyle skiers in the region last weekend at theRocky Mountain Divisional Mogul Finals in...

DATE: March 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Cranes right on schedule

The cranes are arriving daily. The sandhill cranes are making their annual migration, soaring into the San Luis Valley on their spring itinerary. Their arrival also marks the arrival of the 27th...

DATE: March 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

On point: The perfect 3

Abby Jackson, like so many other marksmen, couldn't end her afternoon on a miss. So after Wednesday's practice, the point guard for the Fort Lewis College women's basketball team stepped to the ...

DATE: March 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports