Swimming

Durango swim club youths win in Grand Junction

The Durango Swim Club brought 12 swimmers to the 14-and-under Bronze Circuit meet in Grand Junction Saturday, and the local swimmers won nearly half of the events. Durango was the fastest team in...

DATE: March 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Fort Lewis Aquatics Center remains closed after pipe break

A week after a burst sprinkler pipe flooded the Fort Lewis College Aquatics Center , the facility remains closed while cleanup continues. Fort Lewis College spokesman Mitch Davis said Wednesday a...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

Behn, Joyner highlight Durango’s trip to 3A state swimming

Kylie Behn soared to sixth place, as the Durango High School girls swimming and diving team completed the state meet in Thornton. The Demons competed at the first Colorado High School Activities...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Durango swimmers successful at state preliminaries

The Durango High School swimmers went up against the Colorado High School Activities Association’s best talent in the first ever Class 3A swimming and diving championships. After Friday’s...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Burst pipe floods Fort Lewis College Aquatics Center

A sprinkler pipe burst sometime Tuesday morning in the pool area of the Fort Lewis College Aquatics Center, closing the pool until further notice. The busted pipe flooded the pool area and...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Durango swim and dive takes 2nd at Southwestern League Championships

The Durango High School girls swim and dive team has beaten almost everyone in its path this year. However, the talent-loaded team from Glenwood Springs has been a pesky thorn in the Demons’ sides...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Durango High School swim and dive takes second at Glenwood Springs

The Durango High School girls swim and dive team went to Glenwood Springs for two days of competition over the weekend and beat everyone but the hosts. Durango finished second out of the four teams...

DATE: Jan. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Prep Spotlight: Kylie Behn helps Durango High divers dominate

The Durango High School diving team has been completely dominant this season. The Demons consistently have a handful of the top divers at each meet, and their efforts are critical to the team’s...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Durango Swim Club storms the Mavalanche

Competing against some of the top talent in the state, the Durango Swim Club had one of its best finishes in years at the Mavalanche Invitational in Grand Junction. DSC traveled up the Western...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth sports

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Longtime La Plata County resident donates $10,000 for children’s swim lessons

A longtime La Plata County resident donated $10,000 Friday to help provide swim lessons for children through a program set up in honor of a 6-year-old boy who drowned three years ago. “I think the...

DATE: Jan. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Durango High School girls swim team wins Delta Invitational

With five girls unavailable to make it to the Delta Invitational, the Durango High School girls swim team needed a number of girls to step up. The Demons did just that, and stepped all the way up...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

Durango swimmers pick up more state qualifying times

Durango High School will be represented in all 12 events at the girls swimming state championship this year. In the newly created Class 3A, the Demons added three more state qualifying times...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: High school sports