Durango fights through elements for 1-0 victory

The Demons battled rain, sleet, snow, wind and Wildcats.In the end, the Durango High School girls soccer team recorded a 1-0 Southwestern League victory over Fruita Monumentin a match played on the...

DATE: March 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Demons happy to get feet wet vs. Montrose

After a month of training, the Durango High School boys swim team was more than ready to hit the water in its firstfull meet of the season.Durango fell to the Montrose High School Indians 686-457...

DATE: March 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

The big sting

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - Shooting in women's basketball can be a fickle thing. Teams get hot, teams get cold, and the timingof each can be paramount in determining the course of a season. Like rain on a...

DATE: March 27, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

'Hawks, Hornets go for all

Eight teams, including Fort Lewis College, converged on the St. Joseph Civic Arena in St. Joseph, Mo., this week tobegin play in the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Elite Eight.Then there were...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Freestyler Verce chases Winter X Games' dream

X marks the spot for Landon Verce. X … as in X Games. The Winter X Games. Verce, a 17-year-old junior at Durango High School, has the X right in focus in his landing zone coming off his most ...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Basketball program looks to join cycling, soccer

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - It's been quite the whirlwind year for Fort Lewis College athletics.With the women's basketball team on the verge of a national title, a win would bring the school's fourth crown...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Devo ski teamers win state crowns

The Durango Freestyle Devo Ski Team brought home state titles and podium finishes from the USSA Rocky MountainFreestyle Devo State Championships in Telluride last weekend.  The state finals pitted...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Sweet success for Southworth

Bronze for Ellen Southworth; bronze for Durango Freestyle.The announcement came over the public address system at the U.S. Freestyle Junior Olympics in Waterville Valley, N.H.,last...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Biathlon: Solo style

FORT KENT, Maine - It was a solid gold week for Durango's Tracy Barnes-Colliander, with just a little silver liningthrown in.The former U.S. Olympian and member of the U.S. Biathlon Team skied her...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Skyhawks: 'Give it hell'

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - 1, 2, 3, believe. Before the Fort Lewis College women's basketball team opened Thursday's official practice at the St. Joseph Civic Arena, it was the chant the national...

DATE: March 26, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango High School girls golfers swing Bookcliff

Without a single practice putt on an actual green, the Durango High School girls golf team started its new seasonMonday in Grand Junction.Playing on a full course and putting on green grass for the...

DATE: March 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Coach Dennison resigns at BHS after four years

Stephanie Dennison decided the time was right - time to step away from high school basketball coaching.Dennison, the head coach of the girls program at Bayfield High School, submitted her...

DATE: March 25, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports