Welcome Visitor
Today is Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Sharing.....
Sharing.....

Josh Applegate, far right, is joined by Patty Blanco (Farmers Insurance customer service representative), left, and Delta High School athletic director Jeremy McCormick during halftime of the Delta boys Cedaredge versus Delta basketball game.

Read more...
PHS girls roll past Meeker

The Paonia girls basketball team easily rolled over rival Meeker Friday night for a 72-44 win.

The Eagles forced steals on Meeker's first two possessions to take a quick 4-0 lead and never looked back, ending the game with 22 steals.

Read more...
First half momentum key to Eagles' win over Meeker
First half momentum key to Eagles' win over Meeker

The Paonia Eagles' boys took care of business Friday, defeating visiting Meeker, 46-38.

"It was a tale of two halves," said head coach Chase Roeber.

Read more...
Hotchkiss girls split tilts

The Hotchkiss girls split their two hoops games for the week, losing, 47-33 Friday against West Grand and playing a hard-fought 63-57 win Saturday against North Park.

Freshman Shay Glaser put 12 points on the board Friday against the Lady Mustangs, and sophomore Kaiya Firor added nine.

Read more...
Dogs win streak at six
Dogs win streak at six

The Hotchkiss Bulldogs increased their winning streak to six games following weekend basketball wins over West Grand and North Park.

In Friday's 71-47 conference win over West Grand, the Mustangs came out strong in the first half, leaving Hotchkiss with a narrow one-point lead heading into the second half.

Read more...
DHS boys win, lose tilts
DHS boys win, lose tilts

A big win, 60-42, over Cedaredge helped Delta's Panthers keep a foothold on a top-four place in the tough 3A WSL.

Beau Byers scored 17 of his game-high 21 points in the second half, 13 coming in the third period, to lead Delta's third win of the season over the Bruins.

Read more...
Delta sends six to state

The Delta Panthers qualified six wrestlers for the Colorado High School Activities Association's 81st annual State Wrestling Tournament. Delta placed fifth with 134 points and placed in nine weight divisions at the 3A Region 1 wrestling tournament, held Friday and Saturday at Buena Vista. Moffat County scored 196 points to win the 14-team tournament.

Read more...
Talented threesome.....
Talented threesome.....

These three Delta High School athletes, and their coaches, pose at last week's intent-to-play signings at Delta High School. In the front row; left to right, are Dani Sakala, Lily Lockhart and Megan Sandoval.

Read more...
Delta girls beat Rams
Delta girls beat Rams

With a week left in regular season play Delta's Panthers are resting in fourth place in 3A WSL girls standings.

Last week's loss to Cedaredge, 39-36, and a win in Carbondale, 53-36, leaves the Panthers with a 5-2 league mark and 12-5 overall.

Read more...
Bruins qualify 10 for state
Bruins qualify 10 for state

Cedaredge will send 10 wrestlers to state. The Bruins weren't ranked in the top five heading into the regional tournament and finished fourth with 196 points, just five points shy of first place.

Read more...
Hotchkiss wrestlers 3rd at regionals; three titlists state
Hotchkiss wrestlers 3rd at regionals; three titlists state

Hotchkiss scored 198 points to place third at the 2A Region 1 tournament at Colorado Mesa University, just four points off of the first-place team.

Head coach Richard Flores said he's happy to send nine to state, but lamented a couple of heartbreaking finishes by seniors.

Read more...
Smith win gives Eagles title
Smith win gives Eagles title

With one match remaining in the 2A Region 1 wrestling tournament, Paonia trailed Meeker, 200-198. Both the heavyweight and team titles hung in the balance when No. 1 seed Trevor Smith stepped on the mat to face Meeker's No. 2 seed, Tyler Ilgen. After three rounds, the score was tied, 2-2 -- two escapes each.

Read more...
Eagles undefeated in three games last week

The Paonia Eagles boys' team added three games to the win column last week to remain undefeated and in first place in 2A District 5 standings.

On Feb. 3 they pulled off a come-from-behind 62-47 home win over Vail Mountain (10-4 overall, 9-3 district).

Read more...
Local wrestlers primed for regional competition
Local wrestlers primed for regional competition

Five of the top 10 teams in state 2A rankings will compete in the 2A Region 1 wrestling tournament, which opens at 1 p.m. Friday the Colorado Mesa University Brownson Arena in Grand Junction. Saturday's semifinal and consolation quarterfinals begin at 9 a.m. Saturday.

Read more...
Paonia stops Delta on mat
Paonia stops Delta on mat

Eli Etter felt a bit of pressure going into the last home match of his high school wrestling career. Paonia led Delta in the final dual of the regular season by a mere two points, and Etter's was the last match of the dual. He didn't want to lose.

Read more...
Delta senior Tristen Brown signed
Delta senior Tristen Brown signed

Delta senior Tristen Brown signed his national letter of intent to play football at UNC last Wednesday.

Read more...
Bruin boys rally past visiting Cowboy five
Bruin boys rally past visiting Cowboy five

Cedaredge Bruins' boys basketball team has been close to winning several games that came down to a one, two or three possession swing. Most of those games went to the Bruins' opponents.

Read more...
Cedaredge girls stay close in 3A WSL race
Cedaredge girls stay close in 3A WSL race

A pair of key wins last week have the Cedaredge Bruin girls hungry for a team title in its new league. The Bruins battled top teams from the 2A/1A ranks the past few years and have had good competition playing the likes of Paonia, Soroco and Meeker during that time span.

Read more...
Delta girls win pair, control own destiny
Delta girls win pair, control own destiny

With a pair of wins last week, Delta's Panthers are 4-1 in 3A WSL and 11-4 overall. Two other teams (Cedaredge and Moffat County) also carry 4-1 league marks.

Last week's games were with Aspen (Feb. 2) and Gunnison (Feb. 3). Delta defeated Aspen 44-22 and ran away from the Cowboys in a 59-37 decision.

Read more...
Delta hardwood crew moves into contention
Delta hardwood crew moves into contention

Delta's boys had a good basketball week with wins over Aspen (61-40) and Gunnison (61-39).

The two wins vaulted the Panthers into third place in a tough 3A WSL.

Read more...
Rienks, Smith D-ll signees

Two Paonia High School seniors who played for one of the most successful football programs in state history are headed to Division II schools after signing their national letters of intent last Wednesday as part of National Signing Day.

Trevor Smith signed with Western State Colorado University, and Dagan Rienks signed to play at Colorado Mesa University.

Read more...
'Dog netters roll, upset MHS

With three games remaining in the regular season the Hotchkiss Bulldogs are coming on strong in the 2A Western Slope conference.

On Friday Hotchkiss welcomed Rangely with a 61-47 conference win.

Read more...
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: