Brooks Koepka takes 2-shot lead before PGA Championship’s final round

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two-time U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka took a step toward adding a third major to his short list of victories. Koepka bullied rain-softened Bellerive on Saturday on the front...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Rockies star Nolan Arenado out with sore shoulder

DENVER – Colorado’s Nolan Arenado was held out of Saturday night’s starting lineup against the Los Angeles Dodgers because of a right shoulder strain, though the Rockies remain hopeful the injury...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ryan McMahon belts homer in place of Nolan Arenado, Rockies top Dodgers

DENVER – As he rounded first base, Ryan McMahon turned back toward his teammates in the dugout, hollered and emphatically clapped twice. It was just the emotion shining through. McMahon hit a...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Dominant climb sends Sepp Kuss to Stage 5 win at Tour of Utah

Sepp Kuss hinted at a possible attack on the final climb during the fifth stage of the Tour of Utah on Saturday. “Just because you have the yellow jersey doesn’t mean you can’t attack,” Kuss said...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Durango’s Seamus Millett claims pentathlon national title, aims for Olympics

The older Seamus Millettt gets, the competition gets tougher and the opportunities to compete become greater. But the time to practice the sport he loves has become less frequent. The 2016 Durango...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

QB Trevor Siemian settling into new role with Vikings

EAGAN, Minn. – When Trevor Siemian embarked on a Mexican vacation in the thick of NFL free agency, he was excited to relax with his fiancée during her break from law school at the University of...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

College football coaches feeling heat this season

A potentially quiet silly season for coaching moves can quickly turn into whirlwind of big openings. That was the case last year when Nebraska and Florida descended into tumultuous seasons and...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Maryland places staffers on leave after player’s death

The University of Maryland has placed multiple members of its athletics staff on administrative leave as an external review of the death of football player Jordan McNair continues, a school...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Seniors Outdoors schedules activities

Seniors Outdoors will offer the following activities: Monday: 8:30 a.m., bike ride for intermediate road cyclists, call or email Bob Schuckhart at (832) 285-2373 or bschuck1@gmail.com. Tuesday:...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Gary Woodland leads rain delayed PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS – Sirens blared across Bellerive, putting the second round of the PGA Championship on hold and ending a day of scoring rarely seen in a major. Gary Woodland set the 36-hole record – for...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Sepp Kuss keeps yellow jersey in Salt Lake City at Tour of Utah

Protected by his teammates Friday, Sepp Kuss stayed in the yellow jersey for a third day at the Tour of Utah. Kuss, a 23-year-old professional road cyclist from Durango, won Wednesday’s Stage 2 at...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NCAA injury debate pits player privacy vs. gambling concerns

NEW YORK – Indiana safety Jonathan Crawford is very clear about what he thinks of colleges releasing information on player injuries. “No,” he said. “Especially if I have no say in it, I wouldn’t...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports