Demo Derby is Pioneer Days favorite

Images shared from Manassa Pioneer Days' popular demolition derby.

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Alamosa takes on some of Pueblo's best to win the SOCO tournament

Aggressive base running, solid pitching and great defense helped Alamosa’s 18 and under baseball team capture the championship of the SoCo (Southern Colorado) tournament here at Hobbs Field at Runyon Park with a 6-0 victory over Pueblo East on Tuesday nig

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AHS hosts lifting showcase

Alamosa High School hosted a lifting showcase.

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Centauri hosts skills camp

Area youth learn and practice skills during a basketball skills camp at Centauri this week.

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Ski Hi Stampede shares local entry registration information

MONTE VISTA — Local residents are invited to sign up for the Ski Hi Stampede Amateur Events 2017.

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Sutak Raceway presents Cat's Classic this weekend

ALAMOSA — Experience AMA-Pro Am motocross action at the Cat’s Classic Motocross this Saturday and Sunday, July 8-9 at the Sutak Raceway, 8131 Road 11 South, Alamosa.

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Alamosa High School baseball team hosts camp

The Alamosa High School summer baseball team, coached by Jason Romero and Tony Kechter, hosted a three-day camp at the high school field at OMS this week.

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Moose swipe split pair with league-leading Bayfield

BAYFIELD—Despite a seventh-inning dual ejection, resulting in the removal from play of Alamosa’s offensive hero and Bayfield’s defensive goat (who’d been BHS’ Game 1 defensive hero, however), there was still work to be done beneath a plummeting sun Monday

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DN Tigresses take down Lady Cats, 4-nil

Getting a second-minute goal through traffic from freshman forward Kendra Parra, as well as an 81st-minute finish from senior Ashley Rivera only seconds before the full-time whistle, DNHS earned a 4-nil road win at Ignacio.

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Martinez Memorial events set May 28

MONTE VISTA — This is the 9th year of the 5K Run/Walk and Veterans Golf Tournament held at the Monte Vista Golf Course on May 28th to benefit the Sgt. Glen E. Martinez Memorial Scholarship Fund.

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Adams State, community make 2017 Special Olympics Basketball Showcase a success

ALAMOSA — The sport management class at Adams State University had the honor of hosting the 2017 Special Olympics Basketball Showcase on April 7th at Plachy Hall on the Adams State University campus as its class project.

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ASU recruit interviewed on Good Morning America

ALAMOSA — An Arizona high school senior is making national news this week for possibly being the first woman to ever sign a letter of intent to play college football at the Division II level or higher on scholarship.

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Mean Moose sweep away Pirates in twin bill

ALAMOSA — The Mean Moose pitching was effective and the offense struck early and often Saturday as Alamosa hosted the Monte Vista Pirates in an Intermountain League matchup at the OMS fields.

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Sanford scrambles to save Saturday sweep of Center

SANFORD—Fielding a question about his squad’s fielding in Game 2 of Saturday’s home doubleheader, Austin Edgar sounded quite relieved that precise details had already escaped his memory.

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Grizzly football previews 2017

Adams State experimented with a variety of offenses and defenses in its annual spring game.

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ASU recruit draws national attention

ALAMOSA– Becca Longo, 18, is believed to have become the first female in history to earn a football scholarship with a top-tier college team when she signed a letter of intent Wednesday with Adams State University.

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Casias signs to wrestle for Adams State

Manulito Casias signed with Adams State University for wrestling.

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AHS athlete signs with Drury University

Jessica Archuleta-Trujillo, center, is accompanied by family members and Alamsosa High School Head Track and Field Coach Larry Zaragoza, far left, as she signs with Drury University for track and field.

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Hays named RMAC Player of the Week

COLORADO SPRINGS-Even though the team success was not what Adams State Head Coach Dervin Taylor had hoped for, the coach did see a bright spot in this past weekend's series against New Mexico Highlands University. The Grizzlies, who went 1-3 on the weeke

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Basketball camp celebrates 49 years

LA JARA — Fred’s Youth Basketball camp, held at the La Jara Elementary School, is, was able to complete the 49th year of the basketball program.

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Unlikely team of two finishes 12th in the nation in NJCAA Track and Field

ALAMOSA — The team that finished first brought 34 athletes. Trinidad State came with only two, but ended up in 12th place at the NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Indoor Track and Field national meet in Pittsburg, Kansas, in February.

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Homers help ASU take three from UCCS

Something clicked for Adams State University junior April Riggins as she celebrated the fourth month of the year with four home runs to help her Grizzlies get a split in Saturday's Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference doubleheader.

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ASU Track and Field busy weekend

A majority of Adams State University student-athletes returned to action on Saturday to begin the outdoor season.

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Weidner plays hero in ASU's only win over CCU

It wasn't the start Adams State University envisioned but a dramatic 16-15 game two win over Colorado Christian University gave the Grizzlies a Sunday doubleheader split against the Cougars.

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Alamosa sweeps Thunderbid titles

The weather postponed all but two events of the La Junta Meet to this Thursday; however, the San Luis Valley showed just how tough Valley athletes were as they battled morning winds and competed in the Sangre de Cristo Thunderbird Invitational on Saturday

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Grizzly softball split with Orediggers

Even though the weather may have been playable on Saturday, the early decision to move the Adams State University softball four-game series to Sunday and Monday was a smart one.

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Alamosa, Centauri to start IML

The Alamosa Mean Moose and Centauri Falcons' baseball teams are set to start the Intermountain League portion of their seasons on Saturday when the Falcons, who are 3-3 overall and under new head coach Tyler Buhr, host the Mean Moose.

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Alamosa Parks and Recreation announces fifth and sixth grade volleyball champions

After finishing third in regular season play, Team Purple entered the end of season tournament eager, but took an early loss.

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Four represent Valley at 'The Show'

Four San Luis Valley basketball players represented the Valley at the 2017 "The Show" All Star Game this past weekend at Metro State University in Denver.

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Grizzlies set to host Colorado Mesa and Westminster

The Adams State University men's lacrosse team is returning home for the first time in 16 days. The team has also been on a ten day rest since their last game in Huntsville, Alabama.

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Grizzles wrap up Pack Invite in sixth

The final day of the Pack Invite hosted by Colorado State University-Pueblo saw the Adams State University Grizzlies women's golf team finish in sixth spot, after a final team score of 644 (+140).

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Bobcats take revenge on Farmers

Having just seen Ignacio senior Timmy Plehinger-Williams, hitless in three previous plate appearances (but twice hit by pitches), lash a long double to the leftfield fence with Saturday’s game deadlocked in the top of the seventh inning, Terry VanBibber’s

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Grizzlies take three from Skyhawks

The weekend was exactly what the Adams State University softball team needed as they completed a 4-game series and win over the visiting Fort Lewis Skyhawks on Sunday at the ASU Softball Field.

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Lady Tigers beat bulldogs, 59-44

For almost any Del Norte success Thursday night, Haxtun had at least two responses.

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Niemi's walk-off hit gives ASU split over weekend

The Adams State University Grizzlies were only able to split during their four-game series against the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Mountain Lions and it came in the second half of a doubleheader on Saturday

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Center Invitational highlights track weekend

The 2017 track and field season opened up last Friday for several San Luis Valley teams as the Center Vikings hosted the 2017 Center Invitational that was hosted at Monte Vista High School.

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Furious fifth: Farmers win big, ending IHS Invite

Touched for just a leadoff single in the bottom of the first, and a one-out double in the second, Sargent’s Ryan Davis was otherwise untouchable Saturday evening.

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Arby's All Star dunk contest draws excitement

The 2017 Arby's All Star Game drew excitement as fans filled Plachy Hall on Friday evening. The two dunkers pictured, Jorge Venzor (23;top) and Jeff Stevenson (bottom) battled tooth and nail for the win as they both electrified the crowds with exciting ba

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All Valley teams fall on final day of state tournament

Like the harsh winds that blow through the San Luis Valley, the final day of the state tournaments, which took place in northern Colorado, was unforgiving to the four San Luis Valley teams that played on Saturday. The Centauri Lady Falcons and Del Norte L

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Still undefeated, on to state!

The Antonito Trojans celebrate after winning their regional title game as they have clinched a spot in next week’s state tournament, which will be at the University of Northern Colorado and the Loveland Events Center.

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Five SLV teams claim regional titles Saturday

The San Luis Valley basketball season lives on for one more week and fans will have their pick of where they want to go as seven teams have qualified for a chance to vie for the state title across three different venues across northern Colorado, starting

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SLV Dust Devils take first

Congratulations to our very own SLV Special Olympics basketball athletes for a fine showing at their regional competition in Pueblo on Sunday, February 19. Athletes have been practicing hard on Saturday mornings since November to get ready for this event.

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Two Valley teams clinch state berths

The Antonito Lady Trojans and the Creede/Lake City Miners are state-bound as they won their games on Friday in Gunnison while several other teams battled for the opportunity to play on Saturday and earn a spot.

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12 teams geared for regional basketball action

After a successful showing at Adams State University and Bayfield High School this past weekend, San Luis Valley basketball teams will turn their focus to a trip to the state basketball tournaments, which will take place next Thursday, Friday and Saturday

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Lester signs to play at Rocky Mountain College

Sargent senior Quincy Lester has signed to agree to continue her athletic and academic career for the Rocky Mountain College Battlin' Bears out of Billings, Montana.

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Grizzly softball bests Yellowjackets in 3-of-4 games

Five home runs from the Grizzlies helped them open up the home portion of their season with a doubleheader sweep of the Black Hills State University Yellowjackets in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference action Sunday.

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Adams State sweeps RMAC Indoor Championships

The Adams State University men's and women's indoor track & field teams won a pair of RMAC titles at the Ronald E. Young Center Fieldhouse with seven combined first-place finishes.

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Additional Articles

  • Martial arts camps offered at Boys & Girls Clubs

    ALAMOSA — Sensei Alex Legato of Shinzui Martial Arts of Boulder will lead two martial arts camps at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the San Luis Valley beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 1.

  • OMS cross country practice begins

    ALAMOSA — Ortega Middle School cross country will begin summer practice Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. at Cole Park in Alamosa, starting Monday, July 24.

  • Cat's Classic announces 2017 results

    ALAMOSA — The popular Cat’s Classic at the Sutak Raceway near Alamosa drew another appreciative crowd this past weekend for the 10th annual event, with participants coming from the San Luis Valley, all over the state and beyond.

  • The Colorado Rookies go 4-1 at tournament

    DODGE CITY, Kansas — The Colorado Rookies from the San Luis Valley went 4-1 at the Tent City 13 U tournament in Dodge City, Kansas June 30th – July 2nd.

  • Bussey sets BB camp

    ALAMOSA– Former Alamosa High School and Montana State University basketball standout Katie Bussey, now a professional player in Europe, will host her annual basketball skills development camp at the AHS gym Aug. 2-4.

  • Rookies split victories with Salida on Friday

    The Rookies team from the San Luis Valley lost to Salida 8-2 and then in the second game won over Salida 7-2 on Friday.

  • Grizzlies split Friday doubleheader with Cougars

    The Grizzlies, now 16-24 overall and 15-15 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, kept with their tread of splitting doubleheaders as they did just that.

  • Host Pirates drop Center, 11-5

    MONTE VISTA — A five-run sixth inning lifted Monte Vista to an 11-5 victory over Center in Tuesday baseball action.

  • ASU men's lacrosse secures thrilling win

    The Adams State men's lacrosse team put on a show that fans will not soon forget at home. In a game that easily could have gone either way, the Grizzlies ceased the moment and won an overtime thriller 11-10.

  • Centauri receives GOCO grant for new track

    The Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board awarded $7 million in grants at its meeting in Fort Morgan.

  • Alamosa, Centauri split IML games

    LA JARA—A five run fifth inning in the first game helped the Centauri Falcons take a 5-3 win over the Alamosa Mean Moose in the Intermountain League opener on Monday afternoon at Centauri High School.

  • ASU baseball set to host Colorado Christian

    The Adams State University baseball team will host Colorado Christian University in a four-game series March 31st through April 2nd.

  • Grizzlies drop three RMAC games at Metro State

    Adams State University preserved a 1-0 lead entering the fourth inning but Metropolitan State University of Denver scored 11 unanswered runs en route to an 11-1 win over the Grizzlies (9-17, 3-9 RMAC) during Sunday's series finale at the Regency Athletic

  • SLV basketball players named All-State

    With the 2016-17 basketball season coming to an end, the All-State boys and girls basketball teams were announced earlier this week. They are presented by CHSAANow.com, ColoradoPreps.com and MaxPreps and were voted on by media members and members of those

  • Explosive inning helps Grizzlies salvage one win over Cowgirls

    For the third straight week the Adams State University softball team was on the road for Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference action. On Saturday, the Grizzlies dropped a heartbreaking walk-off game in the opener, 2-1, before rebounding with a 6-run fifth i

  • ASU softball splits weekend series with CSU-P

    The Adams State University softball team had a weekend 4-game series with the CSU-Pueblo in which they escaped the Rawlings Softball Complex with a split. They opened up the weekend with a 7-6 walk-off loss before rebounding with a 13-7 win on Saturday t

  • Regis sweeps Adams in 4-game baseball series

    Another extra innings affair did not go Adams State University's way on Friday as the Grizzlies fell to Regis University, 4-3, in ten innings. The game served as Adams State's 2017 RMAC Opener. On Saturday, ASU played their fourth consecutive extra inning

  • ASU women win NCAA DII Indoor Championship

    What a difference a year makes for the Adams State University women's Indoor Track & Field program.

  • Lady Tigers narrowly defeated 49-48

    Able to take a one-point lead late in the third quarter and maintain it for a good portion of the fourth, the Del Norte Lady Tigers’ run towards the Class 2A State Championship game came to an unfortunate end in Friday evening’s semifinals inside the Budw

  • 3-point buzzer-beater stuns Falcons

    The Falcons had opportunities. They had opportunities at the free throw line; however, by only hitting 2-of-8 in the final quarter, they left the door wide open for the Lamar Savages, who stunned the Falcons with a 3-point buzzer beater that sunk through

  • Creede/Lake City advances to fight place game

    The San Luis Valley went 1-1 in the consolation side of the bracket on Friday as the Antonito Trojans saw their season come to an end before the Creede/Lake City Miners got a win to move on to the fifth place game.

  • Paonia Eagles put early end to Del Norte boys' title chase

    Back under the season’s brightest lights for the first time in over a decade, the Del Norte boys’ hopes of playing for the Class 2A State Championship unfortunately failed to take flight Thursday evening against the Paonia Eagles, who prevailed 45-37.

  • Sanford's four-peat possibility fizzles away Thursday, 40-38

    To most basketball fans, or fans of any sport for that matter, Sedgwick County is so far northeast of…well, anything in Colorado that it may as well be in Nebraska.

  • Both 1A San Luis Valley teams fall to consolation bracket

    It was a tough go around for the Class 1A teams as both teams fell on the opening day and will move on to the consolation brackets of the State Basketball Tournaments which took place at the University of Colorado.

  • Centauri advances to semifinals with win over Liberty

    The University of Denver’s Hamilton Gymnasium was partly kind to the San Luis Valley as the Centauri Lady Falcons defeated the Liberty Common Eagles 41-37 to advance to Friday afternoon’s semifinal match while the Alamosa Mean Moose dropped a tough one an

  • ASU track garners five awards from USATFCCCA

    Awards rolled in this week for Adams State University Track & Field. On Tuesday, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced their NCAA Division II Regional award winners for the indoor season. Four Adams State stude

  • ASU baseball takes two of OPHSU

    A 5-2 extra innings win in game two helped Adams State University pick up a Saturday sweep over Oklahoma Panhandle State University.

  • Grizzlies swept by No. 14 Mavericks

    The Adams State University softball team was unable to get upset wins over the No. 14 ranked team in the nation on Saturday and Sunday as the Colorado Mesa University softball team took two run-rule games, 8-0 and 10-2 before completing the sweep on Sunda

  • Grizzlies fall to Orediggers in RMAC Shootout

    Junior guard Brandon Sly posted 19 second half points en route to a team-high 24 as Adams State University fell, 99-79, in quarterfinal action of the RMAC Tournament to Colorado School of Mines.