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CNCC soccer’s roster keeps building with Craig talent

5 sign Friday for Spartans, multiple players in line to join men’s women’s program

Craig’s Colorado Northwestern Community College campus brought on multiple talents this week, with five players signing their letters of intent for the men’s team during a Friday press conference.

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Craig Sports Briefs for July 23, 2016: Softball tourney moved to Aug. 20, 21

The Yampa Valley Young Professional Balls Out Co-Ed Softball Tournament scheduled for this weekend has been rescheduled to take place Aug. 20 and 21. Organizers opted to push the fundraiser event back to give people more time to sign up and have also lowered the registration price, which is now $150 down from $200 per team. Players must be 18 years old or older, or 14 and older with parental consent. The deadline to sign up is Aug. 13.

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Craig Sports Briefs for July 22, 2016: Middle school volleyball camp starts in August

Craig Parks & Recreation will host a volleyball camp aimed at players in grades six through eight from Aug. 15 to 18 at Craig Middle School, 915 Yampa Ave. Starting players will learn basic fundamentals, while seasoned athletes will learn additional skills at the intermediate level from instructor Kelly Merrett. Sessions run each day from 3:30 to 6 p.m. The cost is $30 and also buys a t-shirt. Players need gym shoes, kneepads and a water bottle. The deadline to register is July 27.

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Hannah Walker first to sign with CNCC women’s soccer

Program adds assistant coach Susan Turner, plans for August start to schedule

The start date is coming up fast for the first athletic program at Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Craig campus, but the goal of filling up rosters for both men’s and women’s soccer teams are getting closer too. CNCC soccer officially signed its first member for the women’s team Monday with recent Moffat County High School graduate Hannah Walker, who will serve as goaltender for the Spartans this fall. The same day saw the announcement of Susan Turner as an assistant coach for both the men’s and women’s teams.

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Erin Knez set to serve as Moffat County volleyball’s head coach

Knez, assistant Kacey Daugherty prepare for fall season, larger league

Moffat County High School volleyball players will see some changes this year, but even with some fierce opponents coming up, they’ll still have a familiar voice guiding them from the sidelines. Erin Knez is the new head coach for the Bulldog volleyball program, which hosted the Chad Teichert Volleyball Camp at MCHS this week for middle school through high school athletes.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of July 11, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Craig Sports Briefs for July 11, 2016: Moffat County football conference receives official name

Colorado High School Activities Association recently announced new names for leagues around the state as part of the football realignment that will last through the 2016 and 2017 seasons.

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Craig’s CNCC soccer program bringing on local players

Moffat County grads Diego Quezada, Hugo Snyder plan to play for Spartans

Things are starting up for Spartan soccer. The men’s soccer program at the Craig campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College added two to its roster this week with former Moffat County High School athletes Diego Quezada and Hugo Snyder.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 22, 2016: Stelios Peroulis takes to gridiron for final time in All-State game

Stelios Peroulis, a 2016 Moffat County High School graduate, played in the Colorado High School Coaches Association All-State football game June 10 in Alamosa. Peroulis, who was honored in the sport last fall as the 2A Western Slope North League Player of the Year, among other distinctions, was part of the roster for the South team, which took a 9-0 defeat to the North side.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 20, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 13, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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MCHS graduate awarded travel grant

Salus University student Trevor Simones, a Moffat County High School graduate and Craig resident, was recently awarded a travel grant to present research at the Association of Research in Otolaryngology Mid-Winter Meeting from the Salus University Alumni Association. Simones is currently a third year student in the audiology program at Salus University in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.

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Moffat County’s Ary Shaffer to run for Oregon college

Recent graduate will compete in track at George Fox University

After four years of running for Moffat County High School, Ary Shaffer is ready for a new challenge and a new location. The newly graduated MCHS student will be starting off her college career on the right foot, competing in track and field for George Fox University, of Newberg, Oregon.

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Football up and running for Moffat County

Amid summer camps, senior Bulldogs ponder future in sport

The off-season is what athletes make it, and members of Moffat County High School sports plan to make it a time to fine-tune and be better than ever this fall. With activities like MCHS football’s summer skills camp and the NFL/Broncos Football Camp and NFL Play 60 Challenge through the Victory Motors Cancer Drive, the gridiron has been busy this week.

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Craig stays in step for Steamboat Marathon

Half-marathon: Todd Trapp 10th, Carter Severson 2nd in age group

The running of the 35th annual Steamboat Springs Marathon took place Sunday, and among the harriers from across the country who took part in the tradition were a number of neighbors to the west. Craig runners had good showings in the event’s three races, which included the full 26.2 miles, the half-marathon and the 10-kilometer.

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