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Holly Wildcats Need Wins over La Veta and McClave to Solidify Third Place in the District 4 Standings

| John Contreras | Sports
The regular season is in the books and now begins the postseason for Class 1A baseball teams.

McClave Sweeps La Veta but Pitching Violation Ends up in Forfeiture, Blanked by Burlington

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The McClave Cardinals baseball team was on a roll midway through the season when they came from behind and grabbed a win over Eads, 15-11. They then secured a double header sweep over league foe La Veta in scores of 6-3 (Game #1) and 22-15 (Game #2) but ended up having to forfeit both league victories when they were issued a pitching violation for both games.

Wiley Panthers Still in the Hunt as a Top Four Seed for the Upcoming District 4 Tournament

| John Contreras | Sports
It will come down to the last games of the regular season to determine the #3 and #4 seeds for the upcoming District 4 Tournament that is set to get underway on Tuesday, April 30.

Cheyenne Wells and Wiley Split in District 4 Double Header

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Cheyenne Wells is now 4-9 on the regular season but gained a big win over Manzanola, 17-0, but then had to settle for a split result in Wiley on Friday, April 19. Wiley grabbed the first game in an exciting score of 4-1, but the Tigers controlled the Panthers in Game #2, 8-1.

Cheyenne Wells Ends Conference Play with Two Losses Against Stratton

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
They Cheyenne Wells Tigers are now 4-11 on their season and they have been in most every game but just struggling to get on the winning side of the scoreboard. On Tuesday, April 23rd, Cheyenne Wells finished up their conference play against the top team in District 4 and was swept away in the doubleheader in scores of 16-0 and 12-4.

Granada Baseball Earns First Win of the Season over Manzanola

| John Contreras | Sports
It’s been a rough season for the Granada Bobcats baseball team but they finally got into the win column last week.

Tailee Weeks-Johnson wins Shot Put at La Junta Tiger Relays

| Administrator | Sports
Numerous high school track teams including the Eads girls’ and boys’ track teams headed to the La Junta Tiger Relays last Saturday. The weather was cold and windy and far from conducive for good results.

Burlington Middle School Invitational: April 19, 2024

| Administrator | Sports
The Eads Middle School teams traveled to Burlington and had to battle the cold and windy elements all day.

Junior High Baseball Heating up in Area

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Numerous Junior High baseball teams have been on the fields during this spring season including Eads who is now 4-1 on the season and ended up splitting last Monday’s doubleheader with the Wildcats losing the first game, 13-4, but bouncing back in the nightcap with an exciting 8-7 win.

Eads Gets Key District 4 Win over Holly, 10-4

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It’s been eight years since the Eads baseball program has been able to beat Holly but on Thursday they traveled to the home of the Wildcats and came away with a 10-4 win—the exact same score in 2016 the last time they defeated Holly.

Local Track & Field Teams Converge in Holly for the Tri-League Meet

| John Contreras | Sports
The annual Tri-League Track & Field Meet was held on a beautiful spring day in Holly with the Walsh Girls team and the South Baca Boys’ team winning their respective league championships.

Track Leaders in 1A

| Administrator | Sports
Here is the updated list for the top 15 athletes or teams in each track and field event. Results are from the beginning of the season through April 18, 2024.

Holly Baseball Chalks up Two Wins in District 4 Action

| John Contreras | Sports
The Holly Wildcats baseball team has been a roll as of late.

Wiley blanks Manzanola, 18-0; falls to Stratton, 10-4

| John Contreras | Sports
The Wiley Panthers played two games last week and came away with a split.

Cheyenne Wells Drops Conference Game with Holly, 9-1

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Coming off a strong win, 16-6, over conference opponent La Veta, the Tigers fell to a tough Holly group, 10-1 on Friday, April 12. They would then rebound the next week on Wednesday, April 17 in a 17-0 romping of Manzanola, a team that is in the basement of the District 4 race.

McClave Drops Two Games but Gets Win over Eads as District 4 Heats Up

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The McClave Cardinals came into the week with a perfect 7-0 record but were tripped up by 2A Fowler in a 10-0 loss, and then could do little against the best team thus far in District 4, the undefeated Stratton Eagles, losing 12-1 on Saturday, April 13.