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4-0 loss to Roaring Fork hurts Moffat County soccer’s playoff chances

Bulldogs highlight 4 during Senior Night

Earlier this week, the members of the Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team had one their best games, but their hopes for the postseason weren’t quite as sunny as the weekend began. MCHS lost, 4-0, in a Friday home game against Roaring Fork that brought the Bulldogs to 5-3 in the 3A/2A Western Slope League.

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Meet Moffat County's mascot

Daily Press quizzes Bulldog about his role at the school district

The Craig Daily Press recently caught up with the Moffat County High School Bulldog mascot himself to discuss the sports and activities of the institution he loves.

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Craig Sports Briefs for April 22, 2015: Moffat County High School sports hosting home events, honoring seniors

The Moffat County High School spring sports will have a busy couple days at home, as the track and field, girls soccer and baseball teams host events Friday and Saturday.

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Moffat County baseball sweeps Basalt in Tuesday doubleheader

A score of seven runs twice proved fortuitous during the Moffat County High School varsity baseball games Tuesday afternoon. Unfortunately for the Bulldogs’ opponents, scoring the lucky number did not work in their favor. MCHS took a pair of wins against Basalt, 12-7 and 8-7, in a set of games rescheduled from Saturday.

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Moffat County soccer vanquishes Vail Christian, looks to Senior Night Friday

The Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team crushed the competition Tuesday during its game with Vail Christian, winning, 7-0.

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Swing into spring with Craig Putt-Putt Classic on Saturday

The annual Craig Putt-Putt Classic takes place at 1 p.m. Saturday beginning at Mathers Bar, 420 Yampa Ave. Teams can knock around some golf balls indoors with holes at Mathers, The Popular Bar, 24 W. Victory Way, and J.W. Snack’s Bar & Grill, 210 E. Victory Way.

Craig Sports Briefs for April 22, 2015: Moffat County rodeo competitors remain highly ranked in state

The Moffat County High School and Craig Middle School rodeo teams rode hard in Pueblo Saturday and Sunday. CMS eighth-grader Kinlie Brennise stands at the top of the all-around list of junior high competitors after a weekend that included wins in the first day of ribbon roping and the second day of breakaway roping, placing second in the first day of breakaway and fifth in the second day of ribbon.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of April 20, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Youth wrestling grabs huge attention Saturday in Craig

While the temperature was frigid outside Saturday, the inside of the Moffat County High School was like a furnace with the enthusiasm of countless families and friends of young grapplers attending the Levi Weber Memorial Peewee Tournament, hosted by the Moffat County Youth Wrestling program. The considerable turnout included 415 kids from 18 teams, the biggest yet for the event, and athletes from Craig and Moffat County were in the thick of it, walking away with 27 total gold medals, 27 silver and 23 bronze.

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Moffat County soccer in playoff hunt after 6-1 win vs. Grand Valley

The skies may have been gray, but things were bright Friday for the members of the Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team. MCHS took a big win, defeating Grand Valley, 6-1, and keeping the Cardinals on their toes from the beginning.

Craig Sports Briefs for April 18, 2015: Moffat County Youth Wrestling tourney goes this weekend

Moffat County Youth Wrestling’s Levi Weber Memorial Peewee Tournament takes place all day Saturday at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane. Weigh-ins start at 6:30 a.m. and matches beginning at 9 a.m. for kids under age 8. Older kids, ages 14 and younger, will commence at 1 p.m.

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Craig Sports Briefs for April 17, 2015: Craig Middle School track excels in home meet

The Craig Middle School track and field teams recently hosted the Bulldog Invitational this past Saturday at Moffat County High School, hosting Rangely, Little Snake River Valley School and Hanna Elk Mountain. With 85 total athletes, CMS won the overall meet, with seventh- and eighth-grade girls and eighth-grade boys each winning on points and seventh-grade boys placing second.

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Moffat County High School’s Lauren Samuelson to run track, cross country for Metro State

It’s a good thing Moffat County High School’s Lauren Samuelson enjoys running because she’ll doing a lot of it at the next stage of her athletic career. Lauren signed a letter of intent Wednesday to don the blue and red of the Roadrunners for both track and cross country at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

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Steamboat Springs baseball comes out on top of Moffat County, 6-3, in 10-inning game

Baseball in Northwest Colorado means having to play in all kinds of weather, a fact both teams knew as Moffat County High School hosted Steamboat Springs Wednesday afternoon. What they didn’t expect was that the day would go so long. Steamboat took the game, 6-3, against MCHS in a game that lasted 10 innings and saw a small amount of snowfall as the Bulldogs and Sailors fought hard for nearly four hours.

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Moffat County golfers tee up in Rifle, Glenwood Springs to start week

The Moffat County High School girls golf team has had a lot of drive in the past week. Most recently, the ladies of the links played in the Rifle Invitational Tuesday at Rifle Creek Golf Course, the team gaining ninth place out of 10 with a group score of 347.

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