Durango High School tennis plays well Day 1 in Pueblo

Everybody played, and almost everybody played won.Six of Durango High School's eight participants won at least one match of tennis during Day 1 of the Pueblo South Invitational on Friday."We did...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College ladies soccer draws with Regis

Oops, they did it again.The home team allowed an early goal to its opposition, then had to play catch-up for 90 minutes, or, in this case, 110 minutes."I don't understand why we can't just do the...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis College mens soccer dominates Mesa State 8-nil

One week ago, Mesa State College played nationally ranked Colorado School of Mines to a 1-0 defeat.The Mavericks' ace up the sleeve was discovered Friday against nationally ranked Fort Lewis...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Young Fort Lewis College volleyball team 'grow' in loss

Fort Lewis College volleyball head coach Shelly Aaland knows confidence will come with time.For now, it's just a matter of biding it.The young Skyhawks (2-11 overall, 0-7 Rocky Mountain Athletic...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango High School soccer shocks Fruita

Fruita Monument had to be doing a double-take at the standings.With total control of possession, no major defensive lapses and a relentless, varied attack, the Durango High School boys soccer team...

DATE: Sept. 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

1 bike, 1 gear, 1 big country

Like Durango teenagers are inclined to do, Noah Leggett told his mom and dad he was going out for a bike ride. Four months and 3,000 miles later, he's back - with mom and dad's blessings.Leggett,...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Pro cycling's futures, plus big Little 500

Let's get right to the spin cycle:In the flourishing tradition of biking in Durango, another upbeat and offbeat event will make its frenetic return with the annual Little Durango 500.No, it's not...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Just a head's up

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango High School promotes JV coach

At least for two individuals at Durango High School, the search for the next varsity girls head basketball coach is over. According to a news release Wednesday to The Durango Herald, Diane...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School singles solid in sweep

Durango backed up its narrow victory at Montezuma-Cortez with a "convincing win" Thursday afternoon at Pueblo South High School."We're still going to switch a few things around next week ... try a...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School rained out of state

Bad weather turned out to be the Durango Demons' kryptonite.Unfortunately for the Durango High School boys golf team, Regionals were marked with a sub-40 degrees temperature and a sharp wind."We...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Broncos' 3-4 D makes strides

ENGLEWOOD - Inheriting a Denver Broncos defense in complete disarray, Josh McDaniels decided to junk it soon after taking over as head coach.No patches, salvage jobs or quick fixes, just throw the...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports