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Corbin, Robles lead Nationals to 6-3 win over Rockies
Corbin, Robles lead Nationals to 6-3 win over Rockies

April 23, 2019

DENVER — Patrick Corbin pitched six strong innings, Victor Robles hit a three-run double, and the Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 on Tuesday night. Corbin (2-0) gave up three runs — two earned...



Glenwood girls golf finishes second at RVR
Glenwood girls golf finishes second at RVR

April 22, 2019

Hosting the Glenwood Springs Girls Golf Championships at River Valley Ranch Monday morning, the Demons’ girls golf team finished second to the Grand Junction Tigers despite tying with identical team scores of 278. The Demons...


Arenado homers for 1,000th hit, Rox rally past Nats 7-5
Arenado homers for 1,000th hit, Rox rally past Nats 7-5

April 22, 2019

DENVER — Nolan Arenado hit a tiebreaking homer for his 1,000th career hit and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Washington Nationals 7-5 Monday night. Arenado also doubled twice and drove in two to...


Rockies beat Phillies 4-1 for 6th win in 7 games
Rockies beat Phillies 4-1 for 6th win in 7 games

April 21, 2019

DENVER — Jon Gray found a way to dispense with all the traffic on the bases. Pitching out of trouble when he had to, Gray threw six scoreless innings, Tony Wolters had a two-run double...


On the Fly column: The caddis are coming
On the Fly column: The caddis are coming

April 21, 2019

The lower Roaring Fork and Colorado Rivers are starting to make the switch from blue winged olives to caddis hatches. The first few days of the hatch are always interesting; it takes the fish a...


Upper South Canyon trails remain closed due to mud
Upper South Canyon trails remain closed due to mud

April 21, 2019

Biking and hiking trails in the Coal Camp area of upper South Canyon will remain closed through this month, and possibly longer, due to the still-melting snow and muddy conditions. The lower trails, nearest the...


Bears, Demons baseball splits in rivalry matchup
Bears, Demons baseball splits in rivalry matchup

April 20, 2019

When the Rifle Bears and Glenwood Springs Demons baseball teams face off in 4A Western Slope League play, there’s no telling what’s going to happen. Matching up Saturday at Cooper Field in Rifle for a...


Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5
Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5

April 20, 2019

DENVER — Phil Gosselin grew up winning imaginary games for the Philadelphia Phillies. When his chance came as a major leaguer, the hometown kid came through. Gosselin hit a three-run double that put Philadelphia ahead...



Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2
Nuggets beat Spurs 117-103 to tie series at 2-2

April 20, 2019

SAN ANTONIO — Denver coach Mike Malone wanted more passion, fire and emotion. The young Nuggets responded. Nikola Jokic had 29 points and 12 rebounds, Jamal Murray added 24 points and Denver beat the San...




McMahon homers twice, Rockies beat Phillies 6-2
McMahon homers twice, Rockies beat Phillies 6-2

April 18, 2019

DENVER — Ryan McMahon homered twice and had five RBIs in his return to the lineup and Kyle Freeland pitched six scoreless innings as the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Thursday night. McMahon...



Glenwood soccer rolls to 6-1 win over Eagle Valley
Glenwood soccer rolls to 6-1 win over Eagle Valley

April 18, 2019

Displaying some impressive ball skills and tenacious physicality, the Glenwood Springs Demons girls soccer team rolled to an important 6-1 win Thursday night at Stubler Memorial Field over the visiting Eagle Valley Devils in 4A...




Held at bay, Gaudreau hopes to ignite Flames in Game 5
Held at bay, Gaudreau hopes to ignite Flames in Game 5

April 18, 2019

DENVER — Summoning Johnny Hockey! His scoring prowess is required ASAP. After a 99-point regular season, Calgary All-Star forward Johnny Gaudreau has been held to a single assist and just 12 shots against Colorado. It...


Expect Elway to draft defensive stud again in first round
Expect Elway to draft defensive stud again in first round

April 18, 2019

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — So many mock drafts continue to portray John Elway as having fallen for Missouri’s Drew Lock even though the Denver Broncos boss hasn’t spent nearly as much time scouting this year’s crop...