Durango High School

Durango girls basketball gets No. 35 seed in Class 4A state tournament

The Durango High School girls basketball team isn’t finished yet. The Demons have played their best basketball late in the season and earned a spot in the Colorado High School Activities...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2018 | UPDATED: 10 hours 19 minutes ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High boys, girls basketball fall at Montrose

The Durango High School girls basketball team dropped the regular-season finale against Montrose 46-32 on Friday night in Montrose, but the sting of the defeat wasn’t as bad for the Demons because...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

La Plata County wrestlers eye third-place podium spots at state tournament

Three boys from La Plata County will wrestle on the final day of the state tournament in Denver. Three were eliminated Friday. Bayfield junior Daniel Westbrook and Ignacio junior Dustin Sanchez...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Three La Plata County wrestlers to the state quarterfinals

Two boys from Bayfield and one from Ignacio advanced to the state wrestling quarterfinals. All six boys from La Plata County will brace for a long Friday. Preliminary matches were held Thursday to...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High names Natalie Mitchell as new girls lacrosse coach

After a long search, Durango High School found its next girls lacrosse coach in its own backyard. The school announced Thursday that Natalie Mitchell, a former Fort Lewis College women’s lacrosse...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School ski team sending six girls, three boys to state championships in Leadville

The Durango High School ski team will send six of its eight girls competitors to the Colorado High School Activities Association’s state championships Feb. 22-24 at Ski Cooper in Leadville. Zoe...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Robert Logan back to lead Durango High School girls soccer in 2018

Durango High School didn’t have to look far to find its next girls soccer coach, as the Demons picked former coach Robert Logan to take over the girls soccer program. Logan had all the...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep roundup: Ignacio girls, Durango boys basketball fall to Pagosa Springs

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team tasted defeat at home for the first time all season, as the Bobcats fell to Class 3A juggernaut Pagosa Springs 56-30 on Tuesday night at IHS. The Class...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango wrestler Rashaad Liggins rises to state level

Rashaad Liggins has a way of sneaking up and surprising people. He did it in the final few games of the football season, and he’s doing it now as the only member of the Durango High School...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Six wrestlers qualify for state tournament from La Plata County

In a down year for high school wrestling in La Plata County, a combined six boys from the county’s three high schools qualified for the state tournament, which will be held next week at the Pepsi...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango boys basketball gets first home win; girls close strong

Wins have been few and far between in a down season for the Durango High School boys basketball team, but the Demons shook off some of their own demons with a 43-41 win against Grand Junction...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango girls basketball hangs tough, falls to Gall, Fruita Monument

The Demons put up a fight, but a slow start against Fruita Monument’s dominant defense doomed the Durango High School girls basketball team to a 56-35 loss Friday night at DHS. Prior to the...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports