High school sports


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Moffat County High School, Craig Middle School XC takes wins in Wyoming

MCHS boys team, Riley Allen, Wyatt Mortenson, Madysen Cramer each finish in first

Bulldog runners must be feeling like top dogs after this past weekend. On Friday, Moffat County High School and Craig Middle School cross country teams attended the Shana Ward Memorial Meet in Saratoga, Wyoming, and multiple Northwest Colorado runners took the gold.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 26, 2016: Craig Middle School overtakes East Grand

The Craig Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade football teams both won Saturday morning in games against East Grand. Seventh-graders repeated their victory against Steamboat Springs with another 6-0 win, while eighth-grade Bulldogs had a commanding defeat of the Granby squad at 30-6.

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Moffat County football soldiers on against Resurrection Christian

Bulldogs’ 42-0 defeat to Cougars features Veterans Appreciation Night

The non-league schedule came to a conclusion as the Western Slope Bulldogs brought in the Front Range’s Resurrection Christian School. The Loveland team, previously part of the 1A division, clobbered Moffat County, 42-0.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 24, 2016: Doak Walker tackle football results — Week 4

Craig Parks & Recreation’s youth pigskin program continues its season with games Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Woodbury Sports Complex. The following are the details from games Sept. 20 and 21.

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Grand Valley tests mettle of Moffat County volleyball

Bulldogs rally late in 3-0 loss; teams to play weekend doubleheader in Basalt

The first 10 minutes and the last half-hour of Thursday night was exactly how Moffat County High School coach Erin Knez wants her varsity volleyball team to play. What happened in between — well, there’s always room for improvement. MCHS hosted Grand Valley High School, taking a 3-0 defeat in three sets that could not have been more varied.

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Weekend Roundup: Military honors, music and magic

The days are getting shorter now that autumn has definitively arrived, but whether it’s during daylight hours or late into the night, here are several options for weekend happenings.

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High-ranking Resurrection Christian to provide challenge for Moffat County football

The last non-conference game of the season could be the toughest one yet for Moffat County High School football, but a victory will have them in an enviable spot as they move toward taking on Western Slope teams. MCHS hosts Resurrection Christian Friday with back-to-back junior varsity and varsity games.

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Craig Middle School football splits with Steamboat

Bulldog 7th-graders take double OT victory; 8th-graders slammed by Sailors

Craig Middle School’s eighth-graders will be marking their calendars for Oct. 1, setting their sights ahead with one thing in mind: revenge. CMS football teams hosted rival Steamboat Springs Tuesday night as part of the school’s fall sports night, honoring athletes on the gridiron, as well as those in volleyball, cheer and cross country.

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Moffat County soccer takes it to the Tigers

Coach: Players showed great teamwork, skill in 4-2 loss

The last time they faced a Grand Junction team at home, Moffat County High School boys soccer ran away with it from the start, but Tuesday afternoon was a much better all-around effort, if you ask their coach. The Bulldogs fell, 4-2, to the 5A Grand Junction Tigers in a match-up that was closely contested and a fine test of Moffat County’s skill set.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 21, 2016: Moffat County golf finishes season at regionals

The Moffat County High School boys golf team competed in what would turn out to be its final event of the year Monday at Devil’s Thumb Golf Course for the 3A Region 4 Tournament.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Sept. 19, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Craig Middle School volleyball victorious in Saturday tournament

Moffat County High School struggles on the road against Coal Ridge

It wasn’t quite a perfect sweep, but it was a day Craig Middle School athletes will keep in mind for a while. All four CMS seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball teams were undefeated in a Saturday triangular home tournament bringing in Steamboat Springs and Rifle.

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Moffat County golf keeping heads down for regionals

Three-day stretch ends strong as Mike Bingham places 2nd at Gunnison

The final week of the regular season had some rough spots for Moffat County High School boys golf, but the Bulldogs are set to capitalize on recent highlights for its biggest tournament to date. MCHS tees off at the 3A Region 4 Tournament at Devil’s Thumb Golf Course in Delta with a Sunday practice round followed by the real thing Monday morning.

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Moffat County football hosting Military Night Sept. 23

Bulldogs use bye week to prepare for top-notch team Resurrection Christian

Having picked up wins and losses alike to start its season Moffat County High School football soldiers on, and the next time they take the field they plan to pay homage to people whose bravery goes beyond the gridiron.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 17, 2016: Moffat County soccer conquers Cardinals

Moffat County High School boys soccer won, 4-1, Thursday in Parachute against Grand Valley High School. Ulises Silva scored twice, Axeel Mendoza and Marco Hernandez had one goal apiece. Silva also had two assists and Wyatt Nielsen and Hernandez one each in a game where the Bulldogs took 34 total shots on goal, while goalie Daniel Moore had eight saves.