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Vail to open Friday with 70 acres of terrain

November 13, 2019

On the heels of the largest snowmaking expansion project in Vail Mountain’s history and in North America, Vail is set to open on Friday with a reimagined opening day terrain experience, offering skiers and riders...



Summit’s Rohlf caps inaugural season for CMC cross-country

November 13, 2019

FRISCO — Summit County local and Colorado Mountain College freshman Chris Rohlf broke the 30-minute mark in an eight kilometer race during Colorado Mountain College’s inaugural cross-country running season this autumn. Rohlf, a 2019 graduate...


Vidakovich column: Seems Like Just Yesterday

November 12, 2019

It does seem like just yesterday that Post Independent sports editor Phil Sandoval stopped by my classroom at the St. Stephen’s School in Glenwood. Sandoval was in the building to promote a cheerleading clinic that...





On the Fly column: Right place, right fly

November 10, 2019

Rocky Thickstun, my go-to Louisiana guide, made a comment in the marsh last week that stuck with me. I would argue this applies even more to fishing here in the Rocky Mountain West. “You can...




Glenwood volleyball playoff run ends at home in regionals

November 9, 2019

Despite winning the opening game of the afternoon’s deciding volleyball match against the D’Evelyn Jaguars, the Glenwood Springs Demons couldn’t overcome a mid-match momentum swing. The Demons dropped a tense 4A regional final by scores...



Glenwood sinks Steamboat in regular season finale, 44-0

November 8, 2019

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The first two plays from the Steamboat Springs offense in the second quarter were interceptions. Minutes later, three plays into their most successful drive of the night, freshman quarterback Cade Gedeon threw...




DC sends CRMS Oysters to 2-1 defeat in 2nd overtime

November 6, 2019

It took until a few minutes into the second extra period in Carbondale Wednesday afternoon, but Denver Christian finally got the better of a short-handed Colorado Rocky Mountain School soccer team. The CRMS boys, holding...



Murray scores 21 points, Nuggets beat Heat 109-89

November 5, 2019

DENVER — Jamal Murray scored 21 points, Will Barton and Jerami Grant had 15 each, and the Denver Nuggets pulled away in the second half to beat the Miami Heat 109-89 Tuesday night. Jimmy Butler...


Radek Faksa scores twice, Stars beat Avalanche 4-1

November 5, 2019

DALLAS — Radek Faksa scored two goals off rebounds and the Dallas Stars won for the seventh time in eight games, beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-1 on Tuesday night. Jason Dickinson scored in the first...