Serena Williams stunned by Wang Qiang at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia – Serena Williams’ bid to win a 24th Grand Slam title has been falling short with losses in finals. At this Australian Open, she didn’t make it nearly that far. Serving only...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Fort Lewis College men’s basketball ready to write tale of its season

The next two weeks will go a long way to determine the chances the Fort Lewis College men’s basketball team will have at making the eight-team Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference tournament. Luckily...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

High spirits back home for Fort Lewis College women’s basketball

The Skyhawks didn’t return home to Durango with heads sagging after a tough 0-2 trip last weekend and 1-3 showing during a four-game road swing. After the Fort Lewis College women’s basketball team...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

Tiger Woods opens with 69 at Torrey Pines

SAN DIEGO – Tiger Woods had his lowest opening round of the year since 2011. It wasn’t enough to be among the leaders Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open, but it was fine with him. Coming off...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Testing from Fort Lewis College gives edge to Durango Nordic Ski Club

On a bluebird Saturday in Southwest Colorado, Durango Nordic Ski Club joined forces with the Fort Lewis College exercise science department to add a secret weapon to their training tools: lactate...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Prep Spotlight: Durango’s Kaitlyn Ashburn sparks swimmers, future Navy career

When Durango High School senior swimmer Kaitlyn Ashburn opted to choose a non-traditional route for college, she knew it had to be for a good reason. The chance to serve her country and one day...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 2 days 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Baseball’s 2020 Hall of Fame odd couple

NEW YORK – Derek Jeter and Larry Walker rarely crossed paths during their time in the major leagues. “There was one time in the Bahamas, playing blackjack, that we sat down for a little while with...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Gus Kenworthy a tough act to follow at X-Games

Freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy hasn’t had much time to rehearse and practice new tricks heading into the Winter X Games this weekend. That’s no line, either. He’s just been too busy memorizing them....

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Vikings make Gary Kubiak offensive coordinator

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minnesota Vikings have chosen Gary Kubiak as their offensive coordinator, filling the vacancy created by Kevin Stefanski’s departure to become head coach of the Cleveland Browns....

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Kyrgios barks, mocks way to Australian Open’s third round

MELBOURNE, Australia – Love him or hate him -- and make no mistake, there are plenty in each camp -- Nick Kyrgios never allows for a dull moment when he’s on a tennis court, whether it’s shot...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NCAA to allow potential Olympians to receive more benefits

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The NCAA will now permit elite athletes to be paid for training expenses by the U.S. Olympic Committee and other national governing bodies. The Division I Council adopted the...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Major League Baseball to sponsor USA Olympic softball team

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is using its financial muscle to support the U.S. women’s softball team, which already is assured a spot in the Tokyo Olympics while the American men’s...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Sports

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