Track and Field

Prep Spotlight: Opportunity knocks for Durango’s Kathleen Duft

Durango High School senior Kathleen Duft is about to finish high school and earn the diploma she worked so hard to receive. She also worked hard on the track for the Demons and continues to improve...

DATE: May 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango and Bayfield track and field athletes punch tickets to state

Local high school track and field athletes had one last chance to qualify for their classification’s state meets over the weekend. Durango split its squad between the St. Vrain Invite in Longmont...

DATE: May 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango High School’s record-breaking pole vaulter Jessica Lee

Durango High School senior Jessica Lee chased down a goal that was four years in the making in last Friday’s pole vault competition at the Southwestern League Championships. Lee broke the Durango...

DATE: May 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Tennessee’s Coleman generates buzz on track, in social media

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — There’s video of a Tennessee athlete running the 40-yard dash faster than anyone ever has at the NFL combine. Except he didn’t get drafted. He’s not even a football player. He...

DATE: May 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Bayfield track and field breaks more records

The Bayfield High School track and field teams made their way to three different meets over the weekend and several Wolverines continued their winning ways on the front range. The action began at...

DATE: May 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School girls track and field wins Southwestern League title

The Durango Demons track and field teams showed off their new facility to league rivals at Friday and Saturday’s 5A/4A Southwestern League Championships. They also showed off their supreme talents....

DATE: May 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango ends season with pair of one-run games

The Durango High School baseball season ended the same way it started, with a few one-run games. The Demons traveled to Grand Junction and split a doubleheader with the Tigers on Saturday. DHS won...

DATE: May 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango’s Jessica Lee has legendary leap for pole vault record

Durango High School senior and future Fort Lewis College Skyhawk Jessica Lee broke the DHS girls pole vault record in Friday’s Southwestern League meet with a leap that cleared 9-feet, 10-inches....

DATE: May 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield claims league track and field title

The Bayfield High School track and field teams are seeking championships this season. One down for the boys. The Wolverines’ boys team won the High Altitude Challenge/Intermountain League...

DATE: May 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Durango High School’s Aiden Urban earns success

Durango High School’s Aiden Urban had to work hard to earn a starting job on one of the best soccer teams in DHS history last fall. Now, he’s trying to use the same determination and grit to help...

DATE: May 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango High School track and field tracking toward state

While many athletes were sidelined this weekend by Colorado’s wild weather, the Durango High School track and field squads created a storm of success at the Coronado High School Cougar Classic in...

DATE: April 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Prep Spotlight: Bayfield’s Amber Johnson breaks records on the track

Bayfield High School track star Amber Johnson has taken down four school records this year. She is ranked second in Colorado High School Activities Association’s 3A classification in the 100- and...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports