Trial by Water

Durango's Art Zemach - Dr. Art Zemach - lifted himself out of his kayak and stepped onto the riverbank.The raging Animas River swiftly rolled past as he shouldered his boat, collected his paddle...

DATE: May 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Outdoor briefs

Women's hunting, fishing workshop June 6 Women interested in fishing, hunting and wildlife are invited to a free, one-day workshop, sponsored by the Colorado Division of Wildlife,  on  June 6 in...

DATE: May 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Past champs return for IHBC

The defending road champions are back.The defending criterium champions are back.The men's defending time trial champion is back.The men's defending omnium champion is back."We're stoked about...

DATE: May 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

DHS coach again No. 1

Much to her dismay, Katerina Garica's speed and strong right foot were utilized at outside midfielder her sophomore season.She missed her freshman season because of an injury.She scored 13 goals...

DATE: May 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Shriver to be head coach

According to a news release on the Fort Lewis College Web site, first-year men's cycling coach Matt Shriver has been promoted to head coach.Shriver, just three years removed from being a member of...

DATE: May 21, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Clippers get lucky bounce, win No. 1 draft pick

SECAUCUS, N.J. - The Los Angeles Clippers have won the NBA's draft lottery and own the No. 1 pick in next month's draft.The Clippers moved up from the third-best chance Tuesday night to earn the...

DATE: May 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Coach, players earn honors

Two things were certain before the Durango Demons approached their 2009 baseball season: Aaron Coats and Tyler McKnight."Aaron and Tyler both have a lot of respect from the coaches in our league,"...

DATE: May 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Psenda resigns from DHS post

Durango High School has lost another basketball coach.One year after Tim Fitzpatrick resigned from the Durango High School boys basketball program, Mary Psenda has tendered her resignation from the...

DATE: May 20, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local Schedule - May 19, 2009

All events subject to change.TUESDAY, MAY 19Cycling Durango BMX gate practice, at Durango BMX Track, 5:30 p.m.SATURDAY, MAY 23Cycling Iron Horse Bicycle ClassicRoad race, 47-mile ride from Durango...

DATE: May 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

San Fran guard transfers to 'Hawks

Katie Mihalco will transfer to a Fort Lewis College women's basketball team that was ranked as high as No. 2 in the country last season.The 5-foot-6 transfer from the University of San Francisco...

DATE: May 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks ink outside hitters

Cali Lemay of Legacy High School and Natalie Reed of Sand Creek High School have signed to play volleyball for Fort Lewis College this fall.Lemay is a 5-foot-10 outside hitter from Thornton who was...

DATE: May 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Sharpshooter signs with FLC

A stacked class of Skyhawk guards just added a Division I talent.Fort Lewis College men's basketball announced last Thursday that Albuquerque's David Kanyinda signed a National Letter of Intent to...

DATE: May 19, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports