Sports

Moose get Mean in 4th, but BHS wins by 1

The Bayfield High School boys basketball team didn’t waste any time Saturday night, but time caught up with the Wolverines in the fourth quarter.The end result was a thrilling 82-81 victory for BHS...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

NFL’s oldest rivalry turns 92

CHICAGO – The Green Bay Packers are in town for the NFC championship game, and Chicago Bears fans are starting to become, well, a bit unbearable.Turn on the radio in Chicago, and you’ll hear no...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Bruins bear down on Avs with six goals

DENVER – The Boston Bruins took advantage of bounces and breakdowns to turn this game into a blowout.Milan Lucic and Brad Marchand each scored twice, Tim Thomas stopped 32 shots, and the Bruins...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

’Hawks’ 3-party downs Rangers

In a tense first half, the top 3-point shooting team in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference lived up to its reputation to stay in front of a pesky Regis squad.And when the Fort Lewis College...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Wake up, and rock and roll

It took the Fort Lewis College women’s basketball team a little bit to wake up after an emotional victory over previously unbeaten Metro State on Friday. But once the Skyhawks got rolling, it was...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Sports Extra

National Hockey League Foot willing, Forsberg considers return to NHL DENVER (AP) – In his heart, Peter Forsberg believes a return to the NHL even at 37 still is possible.His troublesome right foot...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Sports

Big Ben & Rex: Larger-than-life storylines

PITTSBURGH – If there’s a bigger-than-life coach, it has to be Rex Ryan. His outsized personality and outlandish comments – maybe not so absurd given what Ryan’s New York Jets have achieved – draw...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Sports

New York Jets (13-5) at Pittsburgh Steelers (13-4)

Time – 4:30 p.m. (Mountain) today, KCNC, KREZ Opening line – Steelers by 4. Record vs. spread – Jets 11-7; Steelers 10-6-1. Series record – Steelers lead 16-4. Last meeting – Jets beat Steelers...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Sports

Three is magic number: Searles sets high mark

The Ignacio High School girls basketball team extended its conference winning streak to three games with a 59-44 victory over Telluride on Saturday night.“That was another great defensive effort,”...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Haga, Peña win at prestigious Paonia

Ignacio High School crowned two individual champions Saturday at the prestigious Paonia Invitational:b Senior Alex Peña of the Bobcats won the tournament title at 119 pounds and was voted the...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Strong second half drives Wolverines’ W

The Wolverines revved up their offense Saturday afternoon after a slow start.Bayfield High School went on a 20-7 run in the third and fourth quarters, pulling away to beat visiting Alamosa 51-36 in...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Gillen ‘dominant’ to win Ariz. title

Trevor Gillen, Durango High School’s heavyweight wrestler, went a perfect 8-0 over two days to win the title at the annual Payson Invitational in Arizona on Saturday.“Trevor was dominant. He was...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: High School Sports