Position: Times sports correspondent

Local All-State spikers shine in Alamosa

ALAMOSA - Orientation apparently couldn't come soon enough for Courtney Bayles. As if being chosen to play in the 2018 Colorado High School Coaches Association All-State Games' volleyball...

DATE: June 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Valley basketball players unite

ALAMOSA - Having started the second half of the 2018 Colorado High School Coaches Association Games' championship with a basket inside, Bayfield's Ryan Phelps then hustled a defensive rebound back...

DATE: June 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

BHS cheerleader gets call for All-State

ALAMOSA - For Kaitlyn Gosney, the Colorado High School Coaches All-State Games were unusual. Take the 2018 spectacle's much-anticipated North-v-South football clash Friday night, June 8, at Adams...

DATE: June 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Valdez, Thompson heading to All-State Games

"When I was a freshman, it was definitely a goal of mine to be an All-State player," recalled John Valdez recently. "Especially last year when I was going through that 'transition' period, it just...

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bayfield's track-field best compete in Southwest Classic

Doing justice to the saying "the season never ends," David Hawkins built upon his outstanding, season-ending Class 3A State Championships effort in the shot put and started summertime with...

DATE: June 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Heide is Athlete of the Year for 3A track and field

Dominant in his two specialties from season start to state championship finish, Carl Heide seemed to have but one thing on his mind as he hopped every hurdle placed before him: Clear the last one....

DATE: June 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Roubideaux tops Ignacio's all league selections

If he made good contact against your pitch, the ball was probably going a long ways. If you made good contact against one of his pitches, that ball would probably fly just as far. That was Kai...

DATE: June 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

3 BHS players named All League

After making a run at Bayfield's single-season goal-scoring record, senior forward Savannah Kaufmann was a virtual runaway choice for not only First Team All-Southwestern (a.k.a. Intermountain)...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

White takes third in shotput at State 2A

LAKEWOOD-Looking to become the leading lady of the Jeffco Stadium shot-put ring on Day 2 of the 2018 CHSAA Class 2A State Track & Field Championships, Aliyana White couldn't have made a grander...

DATE: May 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

IHS sending runners, throwers to state

Keeping not just head coach John Gurule, but also father/IHS athletic director Rocky Cundiff in suspense, Ignacio thrower Natoni Cundiff clinched a berth into the 2018 Class 2A State Track & Field...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bobcat to Bearcat: Valdez signs at Willamette

Making his final year at Ignacio even more memorable, senior guard John Valdez recently revealed he'll prolong his basketball career at the NCAA Division III level, and his scholastic career at the...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports

Avi and Alli commit to Johnson & Wales

Alli and Avi are taking their game from Ignacio to Denver. Each accompanied by an impressive entourage of family and friends into the conference room at Ignacio High School on Monday, both Bobcat...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Sports