Sports

Wolverines’ chance ticks off clock late

The Bayfield Wolverines kept their home fans on the edge of their seats in Saturday’s nonconference basketball game against Bloomfield.The BHS girls basketball team rallied to tie the game twice in...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Short and long: DHS crowns 2

The Durango Demons went to extremes at the Delta Invitational on Saturday.The DHS wrestling team crowned two individual champions at the tournament in Delta – Rudy Peterson at 112 pounds and Trevor...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

No. 3 gets mad: FLC wakes up in second half

At the end of a back-and-forth, uncharacteristically sloppy first half, Fort Lewis College women’s basketball guard Abby Jackson was blindsided by a screen from the much larger Ruchelle McCracken...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

@Headline sidebar:Skyhawks ‘gut it out’

A total of 88 free throws. Fort Lewis College took 64, a league record, with mixed success. In as physical and chippy a game as there possibly can be, the Skyhawks men’s basketball team kept...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Anthony wants to play in New York

NEW YORK – Carmelo Anthony definitely wants to play in New York – on Sunday.He insists he isn’t thinking about his future beyond that, and denies circling the Denver Nuggets’ lone visit to Madison...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos, Cardinals: Free Fallin’

GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Denver Broncos have lost eight of nine, a situation so bad that owner Pat Bowlen dumped Josh McDaniels before he had even finished two seasons as coach.In Arizona, coach Ken...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

McDaniels out, Studesville in; team turns page

ENGLEWOOD – Josh McDaniels and his videographer have been fired, Denver is abuzz with hope that John Elway will gain a greater role with the Broncos as a chief football executive, and interim coach...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2010 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Elway wants in: ‘Football is what I know the best’

DENVER – Hall of Famer John Elway is confirming his interest in working for the Denver Broncos again.Elway said Friday on his weekly radio show on Denver’s 87.7 The Ticket that he has spoken with...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

This year’s Grizzlies all grown up

These aren’t your dad’s Adams State College Grizzlies.After limping to an 8-19 record last season, ASC is boosted by eight junior college transfers, and instead of scraping the bottom of the Rocky...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Demons’ posts pummel Pueblo

After scoring eight points in the entirety of Thursday’s 51-35 loss to Pueblo West in the opening game of the Widefield Tournament, Kaylyn LeClaire pulled the same numbers in just one quarter, and...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango rebounds vs. Farmington

Durango lost Game 1 of the annual Webb Toyota Tournament to Texas power Montwood by 23 points late Thursday night at Farmington High School.They bounced back Friday with a 55-44 victory in the...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Wolverine five wrestle into Bloomfield finals

Five Bayfield High School wrestlers advanced to the finals of the annual Bloomfield Tournament by powering through the first two rounds.“We didn’t wrestle that well, really,” BHS head coach Herb...

DATE: Dec. 10, 2010 | CATEGORY: High School Sports