DHS alumna Andrews heats up for Mesa St. in 4-set win

Mesa State defeated Fort Lewis College 3-1 on Saturday night, "but it wasn't too bad a performance," Skyhawks volleyball coach Shelly Aaland said.Mesa State, 4-0 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic...

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

Grant entombs herself in FLC record books

Their bus broke down in Flagstaff, but the Skyhawks' legs worked just fine."It was worth the trek out," Fort Lewis College cross country coach Ken Flint said Saturday afternoon from Riverside,...

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

DHS softball drops 3 games at Mesa State

The Durango High School softball team lost three games on the road this weekend, 11-4 and 8-3 at Delta on Friday and 5-3 to Palisade on Saturday at Mesa State's new softball complex.Nikole Goldman,...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield High School serves up 3-0 victory

The Bayfield High School volleyball team extended its overall record to 7-0 with a quick 3-0 victory at Pagosa Springs on Saturday afternoon."We kind of spoiled their homecoming," Wolverines head...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Colorado School of Mines hangs 51 on FLC football

Colorado School of Mines scored 31 unanswered points in the second half to power past the Fort Lewis College football team 51-10 in Golden on Saturday afternoon.Mines was led by quarterback David...

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

Fruita washes away DHS tennis 7-0

The skies were clear, but there were few bright spots for the Demons on Saturday morning.A day after storms rained out three matches against Montrose, the Durango High School boys tennis team found...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango volleyball cooks up 3-0 win

The Demons found their Saturday-morning recipe for success.The Durango High School volleyball team, after a 3-1 victory over visiting Grand Junction on Friday night, blended their key ingredients...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Laue bests Brown in runners' final head-to-head Cross Country meet

For a rescheduled, last-minute, emergency production, this race was one for the ages.Two of the state's premier high school cross country runners - friendly running rivals since the sixth grade -...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Grand Junction defeats Durango High School 1-nil in SWL opener

Durango opened Southwestern League play the way it finished preseason play - with another loss.Grand Junction defeated the Durango High School boys soccer team 1-0 on Friday night in the Grand...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Arizona rallies against Rockies

PHOENIX - Gerardo Parra doubled in the go-ahead runs, Brandon Allen and Ryan Roberts homered, and the last-place Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Friday night,...

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

Bayfield waits out storm for 22-6 victory

Bayfield High School improved to 4-0 with a 22-6 football victory at Cedaredge on Friday night in a game that was delayed nearly 90 minutes by heavy rain and lighting.The game ended after 11...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Broncos back preaches patience

By Pat GrahamAP Sports WriterENGLEWOOD - At Georgia, Knowshon Moreno was known for his flash and his dash. The same couldn't be said for his NFL debut.The Denver Broncos rookie was overanxious,...

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