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

Demons score, but lose late lead

Durango made progress, but its first victory of the season escaped the boys soccer team in the second half.Durango led 1-0 at the half and 2-1 in the second, but Montrose came from behind to win...

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

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