Position: Sports reporter

Email: kschneider@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: (970) 375-4544

About: Karl Schneider grew up in Butte, Montana, and graduated from the University of Montana School of Journalism. He worked as the sports editor at the Farmington Daily Times before joining the Herald as a sports reporter in 2017. Away from work, he enjoys golfing and snowboarding. As a Utah Jazz fan, he firmly believes if Bryon Russell shoved Michael Jordan like that the referees would have called an offensive foul. Read More Hide

Loaded Fort Lewis College women’s basketball has high expectations entering 2017-18 season

Last season, the Fort Lewis College women’s basketball team surprised many in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference when the Skyhawks went 21-7 overall and 16-6 in conference play behind breakout...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Skyhawks scoreboard: Fort Lewis College men’s soccer secures No. 3 seed in RMAC tournament

The Fort Lewis College men’s soccer team clinched the No. 3 seed in next week’s Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament with a 3-1 victory against South Dakota School of Mines Friday...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Three Durango YAFL teams advance in playoffs

It was another strong week for Durango’s Young America Football League teams, as four of the five teams earned wins on Saturday. The sixth-grade Demons earned an upset win against Bayfield with a...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Durango High School football in familiar position against Pueblo County

Once again, the Durango High School football team will be tasked with slowing down a run-heavy offense when the Demons face Pueblo County at 7 p.m. Friday at Hornet Stadium in Pueblo. The Demons...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College women’s soccer downed by Colorado Christian

An early goal wasn’t enough for the Fort Lewis College women’s soccer team, as the Skyhawks fell to Colorado Christian University 2-1 on Thursday in Lakewood. The Skyhawks (4-9-1, 4-7-0 Rocky...

DATE: Oct. 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango soccer survives scare against Mitchell, advances to second round of playoffs

It was a little too close for comfort, but the ninth-ranked Durango High School boys soccer team advanced to the second round of the Colorado High School Activities Association’s 4A boys soccer...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College men’s soccer holds off late push from Adams State

The men’s soccer team at Fort Lewis College is looking to make a run at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament next week and picked up a key 3 points with a 2-1 win during a...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango volleyball fights off Bayfield in five-set thriller

For the second time this season, the Bayfield and Durango high school volleyball teams needed five sets to determine a winner, and this time is was the Demons who celebrated at the end of the...

DATE: Oct. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Skyhawks Scoreboard: Fort Lewis College men’s soccer falls in 2OT to No. 15 Colorado School of Mines

The Fort Lewis College men’s soccer team put together a great performance against No. 15 Colorado School of Mines, but the Orediggers got one more break than the Skyhawks to pick up a 2-1 victory...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Volleyball Roundup: Durango closes league play with win against Montrose

The Durango High School volleyball team closed out play in the 5A/4A Southwestern League with a four-set win against Montrose Saturday afternoon at DHS. The Demons (13-5, 6-2 5A/4A Southwestern...

DATE: Oct. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College can’t overcome injuries, blow 17-0 halftime lead against Western New Mexico

Western New Mexico University overcame a 17-0 halftime deficit and scored 20 unanswered points in the second half to snap Fort Lewis College’s two-game winning streak with a 20-17 nonconfernce win...

DATE: Oct. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango football dominates Pueblo Central on homecoming

Homecoming night went about as well as any member of the Durango High School football team could have hoped for Friday night. The Demons, playing at home for the first time in 41 days, moved down...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports