Position: Regional sports editor

Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: (970) 375-4514

About: John Livingston is a native of Colorado who graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in journalism and mass communications. Before coming to Durango, he served as the sports editor at the Farmington Daily Times where he won awards for column writing and sports coverage. John joined the Durango Herald as a sports reporter in 2014. When he isn’t on the sports desk, John spends his time snowboarding, fishing, golfing, mountain biking or hiking mountains. Read More

Sean Johnson claims a JUCO-ball crown

Sean Johnson attended Iowa Western Community College for a few reasons, but winning a Junior College World Series championship was at the top of the priority list. Mission accomplished. Johnson, a...

DATE: June 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Four Demons make All-SWL

Following a strong season in which the Durango High School baseball team reached the state tournament’s final four, some DHS stars have received postseason honors. DHS seniors Blake Dunlap, Isiah...

DATE: June 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Coddington calls it quits, for right now

Eight years manning the third-base coach’s box provided Rob Coddington plenty of thrills. Coddington served as head coach of the Durango High School varsity baseball team for eight seasons, but he...

DATE: June 2, 2014 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

A diamond for everyone

Modeling after a few other leagues around the country, a new softball league is set to open play in Durango. The inaugural Dream League coed softball season begins at 6 p.m. Monday night at the...

DATE: May 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

’Hawks will hit the track walking

Adding a women’s track and field program was a no-brainer for Fort Lewis College. Competing in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, the premier conference in Division II when it comes to...

DATE: May 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: College Sports

From club to varsity, FLC women’s golf excited for opportunity

Eager to prove themselves as varsity athletes, the Fort Lewis College women’s club golf team is embracing its opportunity. Fort Lewis College announced the addition of women’s golf along with...

DATE: May 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Iron Horse is at a crossroads

Times change; cycling is no different. Through 43 years, the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic has done plenty of changing of its own, but a concentrated shift in focus from professional cyclists to the...

DATE: May 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: Sports

Despite history, train doesn’t join cyclists

It began as a simple challenge when one brother challenged another to a bicycle race against the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad train from Durango to Silverton. It inspired others to test...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

What happened?

Unpredictable weather made for more than a few tough decisions during Durango’s biggest sporting event of the year. Snow on Coal Bank and Molas passes Friday prompted race organizers to shorten the...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Taylor doesn’t mind going at it alone

After two days of being boxed out by Durango cyclists, Kip Taylor on Monday took advantage of riding solo. Taylor claimed first place in the 43rd Iron Horse Bicycle Classic East Animas Time Trial,...

DATE: May 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ratcliff wins a calculated criterium

Alister Ratcliff took a quick break from studying for an accounting test to go for a bike ride. His accounting professor may not have agreed with the decision, until hearing Ratcliff won $600....

DATE: May 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Welcome home, Matt Shriver

Too much rain may have spoiled the morning for mountain bikers, but an afternoon race more than made up for their disappointment. After Sunday morning’s Fort Lewis College cross country mountain...

DATE: May 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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