Steamer midgets hope to clinch

The Durango Steamers' midget (ages 15-18) hockey team is one weekend away from another championship banner.Durango improved to 13-1-2 this season with two wins and two ties last weekend on the road...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

Wolverines sweep Sangre de Cristo

The Bayfield High School boys basketball team picked up its third victory of the season with a 68-41 win over visiting Sangre de Cristo on Wednesday night."The guys responded very well," BHS boys...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

McLeod snaps Stars' streak

DENVER - Cody McLeod scored the tiebreaking goal with seven minutes left, and the Avalanche snapped the Dallas Stars' five-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Thursday night.McLeod is one of...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Pagosa outduels BHS

The usual suspects showed fine.Trevor Huntsman pinned his man at 125. Cody Butero pinned his man at 135. Taylor Swanemyr won a 10-3 decision. Austin Thorne pinned his man at 145. Aaron Velasquez...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

JV Demon boys challenge 'Cats

Durango's junior varsity boys basketball team provided just the 11th-hour challenge that Ignacio varsity coach Chris Valdez coveted.Needing to fill a void in the Bobcats' schedule because of...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

'Hawks seek redemption

One game separated Fort Lewis College from an unprecedented, undefeated 18-game Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference season.Feb. 23, 2008: Western State College at No. 11 Fort Lewis College.Fort...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2009 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Do-overs

DATE: Feb. 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield presses DHS JV

BAYFIELD - Business as usual for the Wolverines.The Bayfield High School girls basketball team, using its patented tenacious defense, defeated the Durango junior varsity 70-51 on Tuesday night at...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango's future wins at BHS

BAYFIELD - The game offered a glimpse into the future for Durango High School basketball fans.Freshman Easton Garcia hit 5-of-6 free throws with less than a minute to play, helping the Durango...

DATE: Feb. 4, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Elliott, Pastore on U.S. teams in France, Norway

Two Durango Nordic ski racers recently competed for the United States at cross country events in France and Norway.Tad Elliott, 20, raced with the U23 U.S. Ski Team at the World Championships at...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

Skiers collect 'Olympic' medals

The Durango Nordic Team competed against the best of the West last weekend at Soldier Hollow, Utah.Skiing on the 2002 Olympic Nordic venue, the Durango Nordic skiers raced against the top cross...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2009 | CATEGORY: Sports

Durango Wrestling Club registration scheduled

Registration for the Durango Wrestling Club, for ages 5-14, will be held from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Friday at Durango High School.All junior wrestlers who register Friday will receive free admission to...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: High School Sports