Position: Regional sports editor

Email: jlivingston@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: (970) 375-4514

About: John Livingston is a native of Colorado who graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in journalism and mass communications. Before coming to Durango, he served as the sports editor at the Farmington Daily Times where he won awards for column writing and sports coverage. John joined the Durango Herald as a sports reporter in 2014. When he isn’t on the sports desk, John spends his time snowboarding, fishing, golfing, mountain biking or hiking mountains. Read More Hide

No. 1 Bayfield football welcomes Aspen in home opener

School records won’t be on the minds of the Bayfield High School football players when they take the field Saturday in the Wolverines’ home opener. Neither will the last game BHS played at...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Turnovers key as Ignacio football travels to Newcomb

The Ignacio High School football team’s defense has already forced 11 turnovers in two games. The Bobcats will look for more at 7 p.m. Friday in a tough matchup on the road at Newcomb, New Mexico....

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango’s Robbins rolls to UCI Mountain Bike World Championships finish

Madeline “Maddie Jo” Robbins had a singular focus all season, and that was to race at the world championships of mountain biking. Even a broken wrist wouldn’t keep her away. The Durango High School...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Skyhawks Scoreboard: Fort Lewis College golfers consistent in Pueblo

The Fort Lewis College women’s golf team got off to a sizzling start to the fall season. FLC attended the Samuel Proal Invitational at Pueblo Country Club and finished fourth out of 10 teams. FLC...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Durango boys soccer smashes Grand Junction Central in league opener

Logan Fullington had a match to remember Tuesday. The Durango High School senior scored four goals and had two assists in the Demons’ 10-1 win in the 5A/4A Southwestern League boys soccer opener...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Fort Lewis College cross-country ignored, targeting nationals

Head coach Joshua Coon has led the Fort Lewis College running programs for less than two years, but the work he has done is noticeable. The Skyhawks hosted the Tom Strandt Memorial meet Saturday at...

DATE: Sept. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Fort Lewis College Skyhawks shot down in football opener

A 99-yard touchdown drive brought fans at Durango High School’s stadium to their feet. But that was about all the Fort Lewis College Skyhawks gave the crowd to cheer for Friday night. FLC took an...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Bayfield football ‘pounds’ San Juan Broncos

Bayfield expected a tough game against a proud San Juan High School football team Friday night in Blanding, Utah. A tough game is exactly what the Wolverines got. BHS, the top-ranked team in...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Sepp Kuss gets first top 10 at Grand Tour

The rise of Sepp Kuss continued Friday in Spain. The 23-year-old professional cyclist is only seven days into the first Grand Tour of his career, and he already has a top-10 stage finish to his...

DATE: Aug. 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ignacio goes to 2-0 with big win at Crownpoint

The Ignacio High School football team is out to a strong start in 2018. Five days after a 41-0 win at home against Lake County, the Bobcats rolled into New Mexico and picked up a 21-8 win against...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Roundup: Solid wins for Bayfield, Ignacio volleyball

The Bayfield High School volleyball team picked up the first win of its season Thursday night at Monte Vista. The Wolverines (1-1, 1-0 3A Intermountain League) swept the Pirates – 25-18, 25-14,...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield football eyes redemption for 2016 loss at San Juan

Bayfield showed no rust in its season opener last week at Farmington. Now, the defending Colorado Class 2A state champion football team has another business trip, this time to Utah. The Wolverines,...

DATE: Aug. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports