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State Champions! Cheyenne Wells Gets that Elusive First Gold Ball

It was certainly a long time coming, but the Cheyenne Wells Tigers put everything together this year and pulled off a perfect season topping it off with a 62-21 state championship win over their ne...

By Betsy Barnett

2021-12-01 22:24:19

Eads Girls Will Have to Battle Through Early-Season Injuries

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The good news for the Eads Lady Eagles, eventually at least, is that Eads returns five key players to the basketball court this year—all who have had a great amount of court time already. But the b...

Holly Wins Big Against Dove Creek, 64-22, in 8-Man State Quarterfinals; Wildc...

| John Contreras | Sports
The Class A 8-man state playoffs continued with four quarterfinal matchups played last weekend. For the second week in a row, the Holly Wildcats hosted a home playoff game on a perfect Saturday fo...

"Once an Eagle Always an Eagle" as Former Walsh Standout Weston Meardon Will ...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Weston Meardon has been around basketball all his life, first as a player as he and twin brother Jaxon Meardon were standout guards for the Walsh Eagles a few years back. Meardon has been on the Ea...

Wiley Goes 2-2 in 1A State Volleyball Tournament

| John Contreras | Sports
The volleyball season didn’t end the way the Wiley Panthers had hoped for in the Class 1A Colorado State Volleyball Championships held Nov. 11-13 at The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs. ...

Kit Carson Girls Regrouping After Losing 6 Seniors and a Couple of Underclassmen

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Head Coach Sara Crawford is entering her 18th season with the Kit Carson Lady Wildcats’ program and knows she has a group of girls this year who will need to develop in many ways in order to be com...

Cheyenne Wells Advances to State Quarterfinals in 73-14 Win

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Cheyenne Wells Tigers remained undefeated in the season as they eliminated Mountain Valley (6-4) in the first round of the state playoffs on Saturday, November 6. The players of the game accor...

Kit Carson Will be Much Improved this Year

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Kit Carson Boys Basketball program struggled last year with a 3-10 overall season record and an 0-5 conference record during the shortened Covid season. They were very young with only one senio...

Granada Dominates Hi-Plains, 52-14

| John Contreras | Sports
John Contreras Granada’s Dominic Coleman picks off one of his two interceptions he had against Hi-Plains in a first-round game of the Class A 6-man State Playoffs on Saturday, No...

Jason Muth will Headline the Cheyenne Wells Girls' Program

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Jason Muth has been around basketball his entire life first as a great player at Swink in the early 2000s, as a referee and for many years in various capacities as a coach in junior high. He now st...

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