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Tyler Davis signs to shoot hoops for North Dakota college

If you were watching from the stands in early March and you saw Tyler Davis being carried off the floor during the regional portion of the 3A state playoffs for boys basketball, you might have wondered if his career was done. However, he knew it wasn’t even close to finished. On Thursday, Tyler finished the paperwork to join the Jimmies of the University of Jamestown. The MCHS senior will receive a partial scholarship to attend the school in Jamestown, North Dakota.

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Moffat County’s Tiawna Smercina to play college volleyball in Sterling

The list of athletes from Moffat County High School’s Class of 2015 who will be continuing their sports in college continues to grow. MCHS senior and volleyball Tiawna Smercina will be bumping, setting and spiking this fall at Sterling’s Northeastern Junior College.

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Moffat County baseball ready to take field as 16 seed in playoffs

Bulldogs to play Lutheran in district round, could face No. 1 team Eaton

Moffat County High School varsity baseball has made it to the postseason for the first time since 2011. With a record of 11-8 overall and 9-5 in the Western Slope League, the Bulldogs were seeded 16th in the 32-team 3A playoff brackets, released Wednesday.

Craig Sports Briefs for May 6, 2015: Special Olympics events take place this weekend

The Western Area Colorado Summer Olympic Games return to Craig this weekend with track and field, aquatics and weightlifting for children and adults with disabilities. Athletes and their families are invited to an introductory barbecue at 6 p.m. Friday at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion, with a dance to follow. On Saturday, athletes will have a free breakfast at McDonald’s, starting at 7 a.m. The community is welcome to watch the opening ceremonies at about 9 a.m. at the Moffat County High School track, with the torch run festivities beginning at the parking lot of the former Safeway building.

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Moffat County golfers take 10th at regionals

Poor weather in Montrose hurts state-qualifying potential

A cold, drizzly Tuesday at The Links at Cobble Creek proved tough for the Moffat County High School girls golf, placing 10th with a group score of 325. Of the four Bulldogs who attended, senior Katelyn Peroulis came the closest to qualifying for state — which would have been her second consecutive year at that level — taking a 98 tally for the day and placing 20th.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of May 4, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County league champs in 9 track and field events

Girls team finishes 2nd, boys 4th in weekend meet

Another weekend, another meet for the members of the Moffat County High School track and field teams, but the last few days were a slightly bigger deal than any other event so far this season. MCHS took nine event championships during the Western Slope Multi-Leagues Meet Friday and Saturday in Grand Junction, with the girls team placing second overall and the boys fourth among 3A schools.

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Moffat County baseball sends off seniors, splits games with Coal Ridge

Two weekend wins needed for playoffs

MCHS split a doubleheader with Coal Ridge, winning the first game, 3-2, and losing the follow-up, 11-6, making them 9-8 overall and 7-5 in the 3A Western Slope League.

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Moffat County soccer picks up loss to Vail Mountain, win in Rifle

Bulldogs’ final game Thursday in Steamboat Springs

MCHS was officially knocked out of postseason contention Monday with a 3-0 defeat to visiting Vail Mountain.

Craig Sports Briefs for April 29, 2015: Craig Middle School track winding down season with relay meet and more this week

Craig Middle School’s Moffat County Night Relays will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane.

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Moffat County girls golf takes 6th place at home tourney

Golfers driving toward regionals next week

As the Moffat County High School girls golf team swings into the last portion of its season, players will be likely be puttering around their home turf more, everyone chipping in to make the best possible results as a group. MCHS girls golf hosted the Moffat County Invitational Monday at Yampa Valley Golf Course, bringing in eight total teams from Western Slope schools and placing sixth overall.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of April 27, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

Craig Sports Briefs for April 27, 2015: Weekend Moffat County baseball games moved to Monday

The Moffat County High School varsity baseball team’s doubleheader against Coal Ridge. rescheduled from the past Saturday, will start at 4 p.m. Monday at the Craig Middle School field, 915 Yampa Ave.

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Moffat County girls track team wins Clint Wells Invitational, MCHS boys take 3rd

Runner Kayla Pinnt edges out own school record in 100-meter dash

A day that included a 10-minute deluge couldn’t dampen the winning spirits of the Moffat County High School track and field teams. Bulldog athletes were at their peak Friday during the Clint Wells Invitational at MCHS, the girls capturing first place overall and the boys taking third in front of home fans during an exciting day that saw 10 event wins for the host school.

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4-0 loss to Roaring Fork hurts Moffat County soccer’s playoff chances

Bulldogs highlight 4 during Senior Night

Earlier this week, the members of the Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team had one their best games, but their hopes for the postseason weren’t quite as sunny as the weekend began. MCHS lost, 4-0, in a Friday home game against Roaring Fork that brought the Bulldogs to 5-3 in the 3A/2A Western Slope League.