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Western welcoming Goddard into a talented fold

Competing for Western State Colorado University this spring, sophomore distance runner-and Bayfield High School alumna-Jessica Cusick missed qualifying for the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | UPDATED: 5 days 22 hours ago | CATEGORY: Sports

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Basin Rodeo competing in nationals in Wyoming

Already with ground to make up prior to his first go-round attempt, 2017 Ignacio High School graduate Mark Kempinski had even more to cover after his initial National High School Finals Rodeo chute...

DATE: July 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Robbins rides to 3rd in Nevada bull-riding

One of two Pine River Valley locals able to travel to, and compete in the 32nd annual Silver State International Rodeo (July 3-8), 2017 Ignacio High School graduate Stocker Robbins didn't just...

DATE: July 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Pine River Youth Baseball going to state tournament

Despite an early scare, the Pine River Youth Baseball team claimed the Little League District 4 championship with a 10-7 win against Southwest Colorado Youth Baseball and will move on to the...

DATE: July 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Pine River All Stars defeat Durango

District Little League action is underway this weekend, with Cortez, Durango and Pine River playing for the area championship for 11- and 12-year-olds. The Pine River team defeated Durango 8-1 on...

DATE: July 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Hastings College has high hopes for Mashak

When Hastings College's contingent arrived in Gulf Shores, Ala., to compete at the May 25-27 NAIA National Outdoor Track & Field Championships, it numbered a competitive 17 athletes. However, only...

DATE: July 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Durango Herald Prep Freshman of the Year: Bayfield's Mavis Edwards

Editor's note: The Durango Herald recently selected its Prep Players of the Year based on a unanimous decision between sports editor John Livingston and sports writer Joe Fries. Bayfield High...

DATE: June 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Durango Herald Male Prep Athlete of the Year: Bayfield's Sam Westbrook

Sam Westbrook is an imposing figure when he steps on a football field, wrestling mat or throwing circle. The recently graduated Bayfield High School three-sport star was a statewide star in all...

DATE: June 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Burning Bush: BHS catcher earns 3A Honorable Mention

Admittedly without the best night's sleep prior to the 3A-Region VI Tournament, Bayfield baseball head coach Danny Petrie nonetheless still relished the insomnia. And while familiarizing himself...

DATE: June 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Basin Rodeo tries taming Tennessee

Representing the Pine River Valley and the Basin Rodeo Club, four locals arrived in the Nashville area to compete this week in the 2017 National Junior High Finals Rodeo. And as of late Tuesday,...

DATE: June 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Wirth takes pro MMA record to 3-0

Best way to win a fight? Leave no doubt. Preceding the main event last Saturday in the sixth professional bout on the King of the Cage: Warlords II slate, Bayfield High School alumnus Kevin Wirth...

DATE: June 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports