Sports

Jeanette Steerman Earns All-American as a National Runner-up Boxer

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Last May, Jeanette Steerman, daughter of Don and Clea Steerman, graduated from McClave High School as the class Valedictorian.  However, even more impressive, at the graduation ceremony she was pre...

Girls' Golf Heating up for Cheyenne Wells Tigers

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Cheyenne Wells Tigers continues to put a competitive team in the 3A golf ranks each and every season and this season is no different.  Well, according to head coach Stacy Noe, this group of gir...

Eads Baseball Loses in an Extra-Innings Classic, 9-6

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads team continues to have growing pains as Chad Rouse’s young group has struggled with undependable weather tantrums, inexperienced players, and some fairly major illness that has combined to...

Eads Baseball Goes 1-2 in Week on the Road

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads Eagles have yet to play in their home opener as they continued on the road over the past week playing their fourth consecutive game away from the home hearth.  Last Tuesday their bats were...

Smith Wins Discus in Tough La Junta Relays

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Nearly 40 teams were on hand for one of the largest all-classification track meets in the region on Thursday as the La Junta Tiger Relays dragged on into the darkness of evening as competitors batt...

Assletes Play For Hay

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It’s March Madness across the country right now, and never was there more madness than in Eastern Colorado at Plainview School on Thursday night when the assletes, or donkeys as you might better kn...

Smith and Haase Lead Eads Tracksters to Solid Performance in Lamar

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
It’s springtime on the plains of southeastern Colorado and that means wind, track season, and a little more wind.  But, for the most part, the first track meet of the season was not too bad weather...

Eads Drops Season Opener 10-7 at County Line

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Despite losing their season opener to the County Line Rivals, new Eads head baseball coach Chad Rouse was pretty happy with the way his very young and very inexperienced team took on the challenge ...

Wildcats Defend their 1A Girls' Basketbal Title with Back-2-Back Achievement

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
They’ve done it again!

Kit Carson Punches Ticket to the Big Show; Will Defend their Title

| Penny Isenbart | Sports
It is now time for the girls from Kit Carson to defend their 2018 1A basketball title as they took care of business in Saturday’s Region 3 Tournament and punched their ticket to the big show in Gre...

Season Ends for Eads Lady Eagles at the Region 3 Tournament

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
Just a year ago the Eads Lady Eagles advanced to the 1A Colorado State Tournament with nary a senior on the team.  Therefore, with nearly an identical team on Friday in La Junta, the Eads team held...

Kit Carson Lady Wildcats Stay Alive Another Week

| Penny Isenbart | Sports
The District 2 Tournament this past week was the next step for the Kit Carson Wildcats to accomplish on their quest for the coveted gold ball. 

KC Wildcats Qualify for the Region 3 Tournament with a #5 Seed

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Kit Carson boys’ team had all they could handle to keep their very successful season alive last weekend as the Wildcats had to claw and fight their way to a runner-up spot in the District 2 Tou...

Eads Girls Put Together a Region-Qualifying Performance

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads Girls punched their ticket to the Region 3 basketball tournament for the eighth year in row finishing as the runner-up team in the District 2 tournament held at the Lamar Community Buildin...

Eads Boys' Season Comes to an End in District Quarterfinals

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
The Eads Boys’ program made some huge gains this year under the new tutelage of Marcus Gilmore and Weston Meardon; but, unfortunately, in the overall summary of the season the same outcome as the l...

TREVOR RANDEL GRABS THE 152 LB STATE TITLE IN THRILLING 4-3 MATCH: Rivals place 6th as a team

| Rhonda Uhland | Sports
There comes a time in a young man’s life that the dream just might be within reach.  The long practices, the cutting weight, and the dedication to the sport might just pay off.  The blood, sweat an...
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