Sports/Outdoors
SJHS cheerleaders perform stunt
San Juan High cheerleaders perform a stunt at the San Juan - Monticello basketball game on December 21. Des Esplin photo
Jan 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckaroo wrestlers get a strong start
The Monticello Buckaroo wrestlers had a busy week with two duals and a tournament and showed some great moves on their way to near perfect wins over the Grand County Red Devils and the San Juan Bro...
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monticello boys basketball
The basketball season is here. See pages 10 and 11 for coverage of area teams. In this photo, Joe Fellmeth of Monticello (15) shoots over Dove Creek defenders. Des Esplin photo
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winter sports season begins with basketball action
Sports wise, it is a somewhat ambivalent time of year for Sport-Shorts. Does one continue to faithfully watch college football, especially as the bowl season approaches?
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears at Monticello Lake
A mother bear and her cub recently spent a few days near Monticello Lake, where a number of people took snapshots, including this one by Claudia Ketron. Courtesy photo
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honoring academics and cheers
With the fall high school sports action in the record books, Sportshorts takes a look in the next couple of weeks back into the record books.
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fall sports come to close, trophy for SJ
The Monticello Lady Buckaroos were foiled in their attempt at three straight 1A state volleyball championships, but came away with lots of experience and optimism for the future.
Nov 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bucks claim two state cross country trophies
Three in a row! The Monticello boys cross country team convincingly brought home the 1A state trophy for the third consecutive year, while the Lady Bucks came out and surprised by grabbing the seco...
Oct 30, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Successful hunts
Amanda Palmer, of Blanding, with a massive deer she recently harvested. Palmer was the winner of the Sportsman for Fish and Wildlife tag, which is awarded in a raffle at the SFW banquets. Palmer to...
Oct 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Record number, perfect conditions at Newspaper Rock 10k
A record number of runners enjoyed nearly perfect conditions at the Newspaper Rock 10K race on October 12 in spectacular Indian Creek canyon.
Oct 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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