Bryant Cox, a Moffat County High School senior, dribbles toward the goal at practice Monday evening at Loudy-Simpson Park. The boys soccer team season begins at Coal Ridge High School Sept. 4.
Moffat County High School senior Alan Flores makes a pass at a team practice last week. Flores and the boys soccer team played well at four scrimmages in Denver last Saturday.
An East Elementary School student swings in front of bright clouds Monday on the first day of school during recess.
Logan Whitlock, a 1st grader at East Elementary School, slides sideways on the playground.
First grader Taylor Powell, left, swings high as Astrid Silva, also in 1st grade, watches on the playground Monday at East Elementary School.
First grader Astrid Silva pushes Taylor Powell, also in 1st grade, on the swings during recess Monday on the East Elementary School playground.
Taylor Powell, a 1st grader at East Elementary School, swings Monday on the playground during recess on the first day of school.
Last week Greg Hamblock, 25, of Butte, Mont., made a pit stop in Craig during his long trek from Cape Flattery, Wash. to Miami. Hamblock is walking across the country trying to raise funds to send two Baton Rouge, La. children to private school. He’s been on the road for 62 days. For more information on Hamblock’s story or to make a modest contribution, visit www.indiegogo.com/perspiration4education?c=home. Checks may also be sent to Perspiration for Chris and Megan’s Education, 2222 NE 92nd St., #208, Seattle, WA 98105.
HD Craig (No. 3) and Gregg Kolbaba (No. 55) jockey for position during the modified stock car race at Thunder Ridge Motorsports Park Saturday night. Craig won the race.
Jason Davis, of Grand Junction, races his late model stock car at Thunder Ridge Motorsports Park Saturday night. Davis was one of two late model drivers in attendance, and won the race in convincing fashion.
Bulldog sports for August 27, 2012.