Denver Broncos deal pick for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater

ENGLEWOOD – Drew Lock didn’t have to wait around for the NFL draft to get the serious competition for his starting job that new general manager George Paton has been promising for months. Paton...

DATE: April 28, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Umpire hit by foul, exits Giants-Rockies game

SAN FRANCISCO – Plate umpire Kerwin Danley was hit in the mask by a foul ball and left the field, causing the game between the Colorado Rockies and San Francisco Giants to be delayed several...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Smith RMAC Defensive Player of the Year for Fort Lewis College

Fort Lewis College can claim the best defensive women’s soccer player in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. Katie Smith, a junior from Grand Junction and a graduate of Fruita Monument High...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Bayfield earns home court for 3A volleyball regionals

Playing a tough schedule in one of if not the top Class 3A leagues along with facing three strong Class 4A opponents paid off in a big way for the Bayfield High School volleyball team. The...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Durango volleyball misses hosting regional by one spot

The Durango Demons knew they were on the bubble of being able to host a Class 4A regional volleyball tournament going into Friday’s regular-season finale at home against Fruita Monument. A win...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

NCAA extends contract of President Mark Emmert through 2025

The NCAA Board of Governors voted Tuesday to extend the contract of President Mark Emmert by two years through 2025. Emmert’s contract was set to expire in 2023, but the board voted unanimously to...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Essential Quality is 2-1 favorite for the Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – With the rail still open and Kentucky Derby post positions dwindling, Brad Cox grew anxious about the most notable of his two horses drawing the least desired spot. The home-grown...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Manfred: MLB expansion fee could be $2.2 billion

NEW YORK – Major League Baseball would consider expansion fees in the range of $2.2 billion for new franchises, though there are no current plans to add teams. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NHL reaches 7-year deal with Turner Sports

The NHL and Turner Sports on Tuesday formally announced a seven-year agreement that begins next season and will put three Stanley Cup Finals on the TNT cable network. The world’s top hockey league...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hello, Cleveland: NFL takes ‘blended’ draft back on road

CLEVELAND – All those boos aimed at Commissioner Roger Goodell that have become an NFL draft tradition will be slightly muted this year. At least they’ll be heard. After going all virtual in 2020...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

More tests, no quarantine in updated Tokyo Olympic rules

TOKYO – Tokyo Olympic organizers and the IOC are to unveil new plans this week to explain how 15,400 Olympic and Paralympic athletes can compete in Japan when the games open in three months in the...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Sports

Jeff Bridich done leading Colorado Rockies

DENVER – Jeff Bridich is stepping down as general manager of the Colorado Rockies, ending a tumultuous tenure that included two playoff appearances and a falling out with Nolan Arenado that...

DATE: April 27, 2021 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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