Position: Herald Sports Editor

Durango Demons roll Bayfield to win Vallecito Bowl

As historic as the Bayfield High School defense has been since the team's reign of Class 2A dominance began in 2015, it was the defense of the Class 3A Durango Demons and the high-powered offense...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Game of the Year: Defending champion Bayfield visits Durango in Vallecito Bowl rivalry

The high school football teams from Bayfield and Durango have delivered a pair of classic games since the rivalry was renewed in 2016 after an 80-year hiatus. Friday night's matchup promises to...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Low numbers leave Ignacio varsity football in jeopardy in 2018

Ignacio High School may not have varsity football in 2018. One day after Gunnison High School announced it would not play Class 2A varsity football this year because of a lack of participation,...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Lanning claims state title, 3A record in high jump

Jordan Lanning soared to a Class 3A state track and field championships meet record, while the Bayfield boys leaped into title contention after the first day of competition in Lakewood. Lanning, a...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Foutz, Hillyer bring Colorado State University volleyball show to Bayfield

The welcome-home party for Maddi Foutz and Kirstie Hillyer showed the Colorado State University volleyball team exactly what the town of Bayfield is about. In front of nearly 1,000 passionate fans,...

DATE: April 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Prep Spotlight: Lanning takes another leap for Bayfield High School

When Jordan Lanning steps onto the track, everyone stops to take notice of the Bayfield High School junior. Through three meets this spring, Lanning has soared to heights few would expect to see...

DATE: April 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Prep Spotlight: Lanning takes another leap for Bayfield High School

When Jordan Lanning steps onto the track, everyone stops to take notice of the Bayfield High School junior. Through three meets this spring, Lanning has soared to heights few would expect to see...

DATE: March 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bayfield's winning mentality leads to basketball, football state championship sweep

Accomplishments like this don't come around often, especially for a public school from a small town. Last Saturday, the Bayfield High School boys basketball team capped off an unforgettable run to...

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Arch rivals Alamosa, Bayfield meet in CHSAA 3A basketball quarterfinals

Arch rivals will clash with a trip to the final four of the state basketball tournament on the line. The Mean Moose of Alamosa High School and Wolverines of Bayfield High School will clash one more...

DATE: March 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bayfield blasts The Academy in 3A Sweet 16, will meet rival Alamosa at state

BAYFIELD - Behind the hot shooting of Hayden Farmer, the dunk show from Ryan Phelps and all-around quality play from Turner Kennedy and the rest of the Wolverines, the Bayfield High School boys...

DATE: March 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Three La Plata County wrestlers make state quarterfinals

Two boys from Bayfield and one from Ignacio advanced to the state wrestling quarterfinals. All six boys from La Plata County will brace for a long Friday. Preliminary matches were held Thursday to...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Prep Spotlight: Bayfield's Beebe, Sandrey bring experience to Wolverines wrestling

Garrett Beebe and Jake Sandrey both know what it is like to wrestle under the bright lights at the Pepsi Center in Denver during the state wrestling tournament. Neither know what it is like to...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: News