The coming week's sports schedule for Moffat County High School.
Team will host Coal Ridge Tuesday as playoffs start
A Friday loss to Coal Ridge was a blow against the Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball team, but the results of the following day made that easier to take. The Bulldogs won their final regular season game, 51-43, hosting the Grand Valley Cardinals Saturday.
Team to play Cedaredge on Tuesday
The MCHS boys varsity team suffered a 57-53 defeat at the hands of visiting Grand Valley in its last game of the regular season. After a close first half that ended with the score tied at 25, the Bulldogs lost control as the Cardinals ran roughshod, keeping the lead until the game’s end.
The Hayden High School girls basketball team rode a pair of strong fourth-quarter performances from Kara Cozzens and Chancey Graham to a win against North Park on Saturday.
Hayden High School boys basketball is suddenly a winner of four-straight games after knocking off North Park in overtime Saturday, 55-49.
Hayden, Soroco and Steamboat each had wrestlers finish in the top five of their brackets at the state wrestling tournament Saturday in Denver.
Moffat County senior wrestler Jesse DeMoor won three matches Saturday at the state wrestling touranment.
Soroco girls basketball closed out its regular season with a 24-point win against league rival Hayden on Friday night.
The Bulldogs went 1-1 in their Friday evening games in New Castle.
Hayden boys basketball stunned Soroco Friday night, knocking off its county rival with just five players in uniform, 39-37.
The Bulldogs picked up wins Friday but had five wrestlers' state tournaments end in Denver Friday.
It wasn't the result they wanted, but Craig Daily Press sports writer was impressed with Moffat County's wrestlers anyway.
The Bulldogs had six wrestlers take the mat Thursday, but only one got a win and moved into the quarterfinals.
Bulldogs both could finish second in the Western Slope League with wins
The boys and girls teams are unlikely to win their leagues in the regular season but can set themselves up nicely for the playoffs with wins this weekend.
The Bulldogs girls team picked up a win against Gunnison while the boys lost in difficult fashion.