Durango High School

The birth of The Vallecito Bowl between Bayfield, Durango football

Sports are more fun when rivals meet. All great rivalries also have a name and a traveling trophy that is awarded to the winner each year. It’s time for the high school football games between...

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

Prep Roundup: No. 3 Durango boys soccer takes roar out of Piedra Vista Panthers

The third-ranked Durango High School boys soccer team had an easy time scoring goals Tuesday. The Demons rolled past Piedra Vista 7-0 on Tuesday afternoon in Farmington. DHS (6-1) took a 4-0 lead...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango High School’s Luke Tichi excelling on golf course, trails

Luke Tichi has some stiff competition on the golf course and running trails in and around Durango. The junior at Durango High School has found a way to excel at both golf and cross-country this...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango boys golf goes low at home tournaments

The Durango High School golf team hosted two days of tournament action Monday and Tuesday in Durango. While Trey Diehl and the Piedra Vista High School team led the charge, the Durango Demons...

DATE: Sept. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep roundup: Durango High School boys cross country takes sixth at Liberty Bell Invite

The Durango High School cross country teams fared well at the Liberty Bell Cross Country Invitational hosted by Heritage High School in Littleton on Saturday as the boys team took sixth while the...

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

Durango football struck by Montrose run game

A lightning delay after an interception hurt the Durango Demons, but it was the running of Montrose’s Chris Eckerman that left Durango thunderstruck in its first home game of the season. Eckerman...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango soccer can’t comeback against Evergreen

During a five-minute span Friday night, the Durango High School soccer team lost its concentration and gave up two goals in the span of five minutes, eventually falling 4-2. The Demons (4-1) led...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Roundup: Tough night for La Plata County volleyball teams

Durango and Farmington clashed on the volleyball court for the second time in nine days Thursday. This time, it was on Farmington’s home court. The result was no different, though. Farmington (3-0)...

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

Game of the Week: Rivalry renewed between Montrose, Durango football

When the Durango High School football team opens its home portion of its season at 7 p.m. Friday at Durango High School, head coach David Vogt will look for more discipline, particularly from the...

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

DHS theater director helps students find their vein of gold

It’s difficult to tell whether the small Tupperware bowl full of spaghetti on the edge of the Durango High School stage is a prop or someone’s lunch. Ben Mattson, director of DHS Troupe 1096,...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Prep Spotlight: Durango High School’s Leland Heinicke has an eye for goal

The Durango High School boys soccer team moved up to No. 3 in the Colorado High School Activities Association Class 4A rankings Monday, and its impossible for coaches not to notice Demons...

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