Posted: Saturday, May 28th, 2016
BRADENTON-- With a time of 34:25.20, Adams State University senior Lauren Martin captured her second 10,000 meter national title at the 2016 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Martin held steady behind Alaska Anchorage's Joyce Chelimo early on before pushing into the lead position at the 3600 meter mark. Moving forward she did not relinquish the lead and ...more
Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016
ALAMOSA- Some years are better than others. It may very well be an extremely long time until someone has a better year than Alamosa senior to be Isaiah DeLaCerda.
The son of Peter and Rhonda DeLaCerda, Isaiah kicked off the school year by helping the Mean Moose to their second consecutive cross-country title.
Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016
The Hillis family is presented with the Maroon Pride Service Award for their support of Alamosa High School during the athletic awards banquet Wednesday night. ...more
Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
Justin Sanchez(bottom right) signs his National Letter of Intent to continue his track career with ASU. Joining Sanchez are(clockwise from bottom left) Mother Toni Martinez, Asst. Coach Dave Forster, AD Jesse Shawcroft, and Head Track Coach Mark Parrish ...more
Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
LAKEWOOD- The final day of the 2016 CHSAA State Track& Field Championships was another beautiful day for the competitors hoping to end their season on the highest of notes.
The San Luis Valley crowned a single champion on Saturday in the form of Sarah Storey of Sangre de Cristo. The Thunderbird senior broke a state meet ...more
Posted: Saturday, May 21st, 2016
DENVER -- Sometimes the chips fall exactly where they are supposed too.
Jenna McKinley of Sangre de Cristo High School once again proved why she is the top of the class when it comes to weight events. McKinley, a senior, smashed a state meet record for the second consecutive day. The win gave McKinley her third overall ...more
Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016
DENVER -- The San Luis Valley was well represented on the first day of action at the State Championship Track meet in Lakewood. The morning was set aside for 4A and 5A with the smaller classifications kicking off in the early afternoon.
The first championship of the day went to Sangre de Cristo's Jenna McKinley, who ...more
Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2016
ALAMOSA- Dozens of San Luis Valley athletes will spend the weekend in pursuit of legendary glory. The 2016 CHSAA State Track and Field Championships kick off today at Jefferson County Stadium. Action gets underway bright and early for the larger classifications. The lower classifications begin at 2 p.m..
Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
Special to the Courier
LAMAR--‘Been there' and ‘done (or more accurately, tried) that' once already, Christopher Martin was more than ready for a happy return three seasons later to Prowers County and historic Merchants Park.
"Yeah," concurred Centauri's now-senior, Saturday's situational irony not lost upon him. "My freshman year…the first time I pitched in a playoff game, was here ...more
Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
MONTE VISTA- A beautiful Saturday greeted the 24 teams who convened at Monte Vista High School for the "Last Chance Meet." The meet is the last opportunity to qualify for the Colorado State Championships which kick off Thursday, May 19th at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood.
Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
Centauri 0, Lamar 10 ...more