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DHS girls broken by Derrieux

The Durango High School girls basketball team struggled to break two things Friday afternoon: the press and Grand Junction’s Jamie Derrieux.Instead, the press broke the Demons to start and finish...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

‘Close all the way,’ Miners discover the win

The winning streak for the Ignacio High School girls basketball team ended at two games Saturday afternoon in Telluride.The Bobcats, coming off a big win over Mancos on Friday, lost 41-35 to the...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

BHS girls beat the odds, then Alamosa

The Wolverines beat the odds, beat fatigue and beat Alamosa.The Bayfield High School girls basketball team won for the third time in five days, beating the Mean Moose 47-33 in Alamosa on Saturday...

DATE: Jan. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Big start and a bigger finish

The Bayfield Wolverines started fast and finished fast.The BHS girls basketball team turned back a midgame rally to beat Centauri 62-50 on Friday night in a key Intermountain League game.Senior...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Who turned out the lights?

It may have walked like a loss, talked like a loss and looked like a loss on the scoreboard, but Durango High School’s Abby Surmeier said it didn’t “feel like a loss.”“There are losses I feel bad...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

D-D-D-Defense!

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team turned up the defense Friday night.With their full-court pressure, the Bobcats stormed past Mancos 55-42 in a San Juan Basin League game at Mancos.“Our...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Durango Freestyle Team soars in Steamboat

The top freestyle skiers from the Durango Freestyle Team competed in Steamboat Springs last weekend for their first Rocky Mountain Division USSA event of the season.The competition featured the top...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Durango wising up to the competition

Some basketball teams spent the last week working on free throws, and some spent it working on passing. Some worked on the 3-pointer, some on rebounding and some on executing plays.As for the...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Waiting to rebound

DATE: Jan. 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

High on chlorine, Montrose beats DHS in the pool

Not exactly a performance-enhancing drug, but it works for the Montrose Indians’ swimming program.After Friday’s girls swimming meet at Montrose was delayed because of elevated chlorine levels in...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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‘Just like it should’ve happened’ – Bayfield wins big

BAYFIELD – As the final seconds ran off the clock, Jordyn Harrison’s 3-pointer sailed wide of the net for Bayfield, but a check to the neck that knocked her to the floor gave her three more chances...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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Looking for Bluejays

DATE: Jan. 16, 2012 | CATEGORY: High School Sports