Joel Priest

Position: Pine River Times

Garcia one of USA’s best ‘Down Under’

Not overly eager to face at least a 12-hour flight back to the United States, Elco Garcia Jr. concluded an extended Fourth of July weekend he’ll never forget with an outstanding performance in the...

DATE: July 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio’s Nanaeto wins steeplechase in Australia

Priming for his senior year, Jonas Nanaeto’s experience at the 2019 Down Under Games in Australia’s Queensland state couldn’t really have been much better. “It was good, overall,” he said Thursday...

DATE: July 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mixed martial arts fighter Kevin Wirth ready for next bout

With time on his hands since improving to 7-1 as a professional mixed-martial artist, and a desire to breathe some hometown mountain air, Bayfield High School alumnus Kevin Wirth arrived in La...

DATE: July 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bayfield’s Heydinger commits to University of Akron baseball

Essentially swapping stability for a start-up, Taed Heydinger’s baseball career will be taking him from a college boasting just two head coaches since 1961 to another set to return from a five-year...

DATE: July 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Manassa reflects on favorite son Jack Dempsey

CONEJOS COUNTY – At 9 years old, Michelle Richardson didn’t exactly know how to process her firsthand encounter with Manassa’s legendary prizefighter. “It was in July of 1966 at our annual Pioneer...

DATE: July 11, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bodie Hine buckles down for nationals

“Cowboy Christmas” usually refers to the days nearest the Fourth of July, with rodeos, and in many cases, prize money, to be found seemingly anywhere and everywhere an interested rider or roper can...

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Mitchell Story finishes fourth at NJHFR

Whether it was sixth sense or something else, Madison Story knew she had to hit the road. With a younger brother set to ride in the short, or championship, go-round at the 2019 National Junior High...

DATE: July 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Ignacio High School in search of new athletic director after Rocky Cundiff retires

Ignacio School District Superintendent Rocco Fuschetto confirmed via e-mail Monday that a search for someone to succeed Rocky Cundiff as Ignacio High School athletic director will resume and...

DATE: July 3, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield’s Vernon Kimball to be inducted into National High School Coaching Hall of Fame

As wise in the areas of mathematics, chemistry and physics a decades’ worth of Bayfield High School students knew him to be, it probably wouldn’t surprise any of them if a genetically-engineered...

DATE: June 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Ignacio’s Teagan Roukema gears up for Junior Rodeo Nationals

Extended daylight equates to extra improvement. That’s what National Junior High Finals Rodeo qualifier Teagan Roukema is certainly hoping for. Roukema, who will be an incoming freshman this fall...

DATE: June 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Durango’s Dossey departs at All-State Games

ALAMOSA – Providing essential get-up-and-go, Durango High School’s Tayler Dossey made sure the White Team got off and running properly in both its 2019 Colorado High School Coaches Association...

DATE: June 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield’s Prior wraps up career at All-State Games

ALAMOSA – A prime participant in numerous high-pressure situations during his multi-sport Bayfield career, Keyon Prior found himself again playing that role in his final prep-level event this last...

DATE: June 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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