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Craig Sports Briefs for Feb. 4, 2015: Moffat County Youth Wrestling to begin season, registration Wednesday

The Moffat County Youth Wrestling program will be holding registration from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the City Hall Council Chambers, 300 W. Fourth St. The team is open to children ages kindergarten through sixth-grade, and participants have the option of being part of practices only or also competing in tournaments in April and May.

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Moffat County wrestlers skirmish Saturday with Meeker, Delta

Team prepping for regionals, state

The Moffat County High School wrestling team fought fiercely in its last home meet of the season, a triangular event with Delta and Meeker. The overall scores in each section of the meet — a 45-18 loss to Delta and a 54-18 loss to Meeker — may have been against the Bulldogs, but the final numbers were only part of the story.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Feb. 2, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County basketball dogs Gunnison

Boys, girls gain 74-48, 61-21 wins, await Olathe on Friday

The Moffat County High School varsity basketball teams each added another entry to their W columns Saturday after home games against Gunnison. The boys KO’d the Cowboys, 74-48, following an even greater rout by the Lady Bulldogs, 61-21, over the Gunnison girls.

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Moffat County basketball teams pick up wins in Aspen

Girls hit Skiers hard, 77-17; boys keep league lead with 81-66 triumph

Moffat County High School is going into the second half of the league season with confidence after big Friday wins in Aspen. The Moffat County boys team broke open a close game with a barrage of three-pointers and a bigger barrage of free throws Friday night in an 81-66 victory over the Aspen boys.

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Craig Middle School girls basketball stays tough against Soroco

7th-, 8th-grade teams prep for stretch of road games before districts

CMS saw varied results Thursday while hosting Soroco, the Rams gaining the edge early and scoring often against the seventh-grade teams and the eighth-grade B-Team, while eighth-grade A-Team walked away with the only win of the night.

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Moffat County swimmers hit new heights in final lap of season

The Moffat County High School girls swim team recently competed in the Jefferson County Invitational in Arvada. Though they didn’t make it past the preliminaries, the large-scale competition saw Bulldog swimmers continuing to reach new goals in the meet that included more than 20 teams across the state, ultimately won by Evergreen.

Moffat County High School seeks receipts for fundraiser

Local residents can help with the issue of school funding as Moffat County High School raises money in the weeks to come. MCHS is participating in the AmeriGas School Days Program, and people can bring in their receipts from propane to join in the effort. For every gallon of gas accounted for, the company will donate two cents to the school in question.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Jan. 26, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County basketball has grand weekend vs. Grand Valley

Boys win, 82-64, lead Western Slope League; 2nd-place girls, 53-41, over Cardinals

The Moffat County High School boys and girls basketball teams swept the visiting Grand Valley Cardinals at every level in Saturday afternoon games that saw a win for the girls varsity squad of 53-41, leading to an 82-64 triumph for the boys.

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Moffat County hoops hang in to beat Roaring Fork

Teams prepare for Grand Valley

After Friday night, the coaches of Moffat County High School’s basketball teams have no doubt in their heads their players are ready for some big games Saturday. The boys and girls varsity Bulldogs had a very successful night at the Roaring Fork High School gym, winning 69-48 and 57-49, respectively.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Jan. 24, 2015: CNCC’s Jed Moore wins Stampede event in Cowboy Downhill

On Monday, Jed Moore, rodeo coach for Colorado Northwestern Community College Rangely campus won the Stampede event in the 41st annual Cowboy Downhill at Steamboat Springs Ski Area.

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Craig Middle School girls hoops teams topple Baggs

7th-graders claim 1st win, 36-13; 8th-graders, 37-15

There was plenty of bark and bite alike Thursday night for the Craig Middle School girls basketball teams as the Bulldogs hosted the Little Snake River Valley School Rattlers of Baggs, Wyoming. Both the seventh- and eighth-grade teams claimed wins after defeats earlier in the week.

Craig Sports Briefs for Jan. 23, 2015: Moffat County C-Teams hit the road

The Moffat County High School boys and girls basketball C-Teams have been busy in the past week, attending a tournament at Gypsum’s Eagle Valley High School last Saturday and competing Wednesday in Grand Junction against Central High School.

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Moffat County wrestlers slam Coal Ridge, 61-12

The Bulldogs dominated the visiting Coal Ridge Titans, 61-12, in a Tuesday evening dual that saw the team fight hard and in many cases, finish off their opponents fast.