With an aging bus fleet, a shortage of drivers, an unbelievably tight budget and barely enough buses to get students where they need to go, it’s a miracle that Moffat County School District’s Transportation Department functions as well as it does.
58-30 win at Roaring Fork, Aspen’s loss both benefit Bulldogs
Whatever else happens in the weeks to come, Friday was a night to remember for the members of the Moffat County High School varsity football team. The Bulldogs claimed a spot in the 2A playoffs and a championship for the Western Slope North League with a 58-30 victory over the Roaring Fork Rams in Carbondale.
Soroco High School football blasted cross-county rival Hayden Friday night, 43-6, and now the Rams await their possible 8-man playoff fate.
Tigers, Rams both out at district volleyball tournament
Paonia came out on top in a pool with Hayden and Soroco at the district volleyball tournament, but with a win against the Rams, the Tigers ended their season on a high note.
Playoffs remain possible for Bulldogs
Moffat County High School will complete its season Friday with a road game in Carbondale against Roaring Fork High School, the only league team they have yet to face.
The playoffs could be on the line for Soroco, but that's the last of the Rams' worries as they welcome Hayden to Oak Creek for a 7 p.m. Friday game.
Bulldogs seeded 5th in weekend league tourney
MCHS added to both the win and loss columns in its last matches of the regular season, losing 3-0 Saturday to Grand Valley and winning 3-0 Monday against Basalt.
The Craig Middle School boys basketball teams recently started their new season. The seventh- and eighth-grade squads’ schedules will run through Dec. 6, with CMS hosting the end-of-season tournament for schools in the region.
The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.
Hayden lost on senior night, falling 25-14, 26-24, 22-25 and 25-23 in its home finale.
Norwood beat Hayden at home, 59-6, leaving the Tigers to look for positives in a lopsided loss.
Moffat County High School varsity football is still in the running to reach the postseason, but the race is much closer than it was a week ago, after a 34-14 loss Friday in Aspen.
Girls cross country team wins 3rd consecutive regional championship
The boys and girls teams will attend the 3A state championships Oct. 25 in Colorado Springs after their strong showing at the 3A Region 1 competition Friday in Delta.
Moffat County High School volleyball took an early lead but ultimately fell, 3-1, against their Steamboat Springs rivals.
Playoffs still possible for Steamboat team
They may not have been in the same classification for several years, but the Highway 40 rivalry between the Bulldogs and the Sailors was alive and well this week.