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Moffat County rodeo stars on a roll headed into home meet

Right out of the gate, the Moffat County High School rodeo team has already proved themselves a dominant force in the arena. The Labor Day weekend competition at Cortez’s Montezuma County Fairgrounds was a productive one for the group of Northwest Colorado kids as they made their mark on the fall season.

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Moffat County volleyball hosting Steamboat after weekend warm-up

Moffat County High School volleyball is ready to bump it up to the next level this week. The Lady Bulldogs had their first look at the season’s competition this past weekend, as varsity headed to a tournament in Rangely and junior varsity and C-Team attended their own event at Grand Valley High School in Parachute.

Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 9, 2015: Yahoo golf tourney drops Saturday

The Yahoo Golf Tournament and Ball Drop, a fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Craig and Craig Kiwanis Club, takes place Saturday morning at Yampa Valley Golf Course. The ball drop takes place at 8:30 a.m. with about 2,000 balls being dropped on the 18th fairway by plane, and entrants can purchase white or red balls — $10 for a white ball, $50 for one red and five whites or $100 for a dozen whites and three reds — that can win them some serious prizes, including custom fitted Calloway irons, Denver Broncos tickets, gift cards and more.

Fantasy Sports Fix: Week 1 sleepers

Week 1 of the NFL season brings a ton of excitement among the fantasy sports community. It's like Christmas, but with football instead of presents. There are also tons of sneaky picks you can add to your lineup just in time to make a difference in your match-up.

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Moffat County soccer reschedules games with Grand Junction, Aspen

The Moffat County High School boys soccer teams have pushed back their home openers.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Sept. 7, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County High School, Craig Middle School cross country off and running

Running teams building early in seasons

As Labor Day comes around, the runners of local cross country programs can rest easy knowing they put their all into their sport this weekend. Moffat County High School and Criag Middle School cross country both competed over the weekend, with MCHS at the Delta Invitational Friday and CMS traveling to the Rawlins (Wyoming) Invite.

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Moffat County rodeo raring to go for fall season

Saddles secured, spurs shined and Stetsons snugly on their heads, the members of the Moffat County High School rodeo team are ready to ride this fall. The beginning of the Colorado State High School Rodeo Association’s official season may be this weekend, but regional rodeo kids have been spending all summer immersed in the sport, from events like Little Britches to Black Mountain Junior Rodeo to the national high school finals and many more instances of things like barrel racing, team roping, bronc riding and plenty more.

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Moffat County football hit hard by 41-0 loss to Rifle

The Bulldogs knew they were in for one of the tougher matches of the season Friday night, but that didn’t make the eventual defeat any easier to take. Moffat County High School moved to 1-1 after a 41-0 loss to Rifle at the Bulldog Proving Grounds.

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Moffat County boys golf switches to match-play format for tourney

MCHS, Steamboat coaches: Good event for JV players

A change of plans was an opportunity for something different and very beneficial Friday at Yampa Valley Golf Course. Moffat County High School was scheduled to host the Bulldog Invitational, but when teams including Summit, Basalt and more were unable to attend, coach Justin Folley opted to turn the tournament format into a match-play event between his Moffat County golfers and the Steamboat Springs team.

Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 5, 2015: Pistol certification course available

As part of Colorado Northwestern Community College’s community education courses, a concealed carry NRA basic pistol certification course will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 12 at Bears Ears Sportsman Club, north of Craig on Moffat County Road 7.

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Yahoo fundraiser golf tourney tees off Sept. 12 in Craig

The Yahoo Golf Tournament & Ball Drop, with over $7,500 in prizes, is set for Sept. 12 at Yampa Valley Golf Course. The event benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Craig and Craig Kiwanis Club.

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Hat trick sets Sailors on top

The Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team got a 4-1 win at home against Moffat County on Thursday night thanks to a hat trick from sophomore Will Beurskens.

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Young Craig, Steamboat Springs golfers aiming for national glory

The golfing boys of Northwest Colorado aren’t ready to slow their roll yet. A team of young golfers playing in a nationwide PGA Junior tournament opened the eyes of even parents and coaches when they beat teams from Grand Junction, Colorado Springs and Denver to advance to a sub-regional final. The team is comprised of golfers from 9 to 13 years of age. There are 10 from Steamboat Springs, including Tommy Henninger, Max Rotermund, Ollie Rotermund, Jack Thompson, Colton Sankey, Caleb Anderson, Travis Seitz, Mike Dinapoli and Zach Walsh, and two playing from Craig, Ryan Peck and Dave Andujo.

Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 4, 2015: Doak Walker scores — Week 2

The second week of Craig Parks & Recreation’s Doak Walker tackle football league took place this week, with plenty of action for players in grades three through six.