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Rematch rout: Moffat County girls basketball decimates Delta to move into district finals

February 23, 2018 — GRAND JUNCTION — Cross a dog the wrong way, and it may bite you the next time you see it. For Lady Bulldog basketball, there’s no maybe about it. Moffat County High School girls moved to the next round of the 3A Western Slope League

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Q&A: Craig native Tyler Pogline focused, fierce leading into upcoming boxing bout

February 22, 2018 — After two decades in the sport, the next round of pugilism will be a crucial test for Craig native Tyler Pogline. Pogline, who grew up in Northwest Colorado and graduated from Moffat County High School in 1998, is scheduled to box in the middleweight class

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No dodging the fun: Craig Parks and Rec names top dodgeball team

February 21, 2018 — Craig Parks and Recreation’s co-ed dodgeball league recently completed its season, with a new champion crowned for the year. Colorado Northwestern Community College Spartans won in the final round of the league’s season tournament, held Feb. 12 at Craig Middle School, defeating OddBalls for the

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Moffat County girls basketball pummels Pirates, boys wrap up season at Roaring Fork

February 20, 2018 — The end of the regular schedule marks the start of the second season for Moffat County High School hoops, and Bulldog basketball went into the next level ready to fight. MCHS girls hosted the Olathe Pirates Tuesday for the first round of the 3A Western

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Bulldog Sports — Week of Feb. 21, 2018

February 20, 2018 — Wednesday None Thursday None Friday TBD Moffat County High School varsity basketball at 3A Western Slope League District Tournament in Grand Junction Saturday TBD Moffat County High School varsity basketball at 3A Western Slope League District Tournament in Grand Junction 9 a.m. Craig Middle School

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No dogging it now: Moffat County boys basketball wins rematch with Gunnison to advance in districts

February 19, 2018 — The bottom slot of the 3A Western Slope League district tournament might have been enough for some athletes to hang their heads down and expect a loss in a self-fulfilling prophecy. But, Moffat County High School boys basketball’s darkest-before-the-dawn motto this season continues to come

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Top Dogs: Moffat County wrestler Miki Klimper finishes 2nd at state

February 17, 2018 — DENVER — After 12 long months of biding his time, Moffat County High School wrestler Miki Klimper walked onto the floor of Denver’s Pepsi Center Saturday evening, ready to take one final victory of his senior year as a Bulldog at CHSAA State Championships. Sadly, that

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Moffat County girls wind up league champs as Bulldog hoops split final regular season games

February 17, 2018 — CRAIG — When the dust had cleared Saturday, the 3A Western Slope League suddenly found itself in a conundrum with a four-way draw for the conference championship. Yeah, the players of Bulldog basketball don’t really do ties… Moffat County High School girls varsity claimed a

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Top Dogs: Moffat County wrestler Elias Peroulis recovers from semifinals loss, places 4th at state

February 17, 2018 — Moffat County High School’s Elias Peroulis may not be able to put state champion on his résumé, but if there’s one thing you can say about the Bulldog wrestler, it’s that he won’t let defeat define him. With a loss from Friday night hanging over

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Moffat County basketball’s league rankings dented by losses to Delta

February 16, 2018 — A Friday night Western Slope League battle between cats and dogs heavily favored the feline side, much to the chagrin of Moffat County High School hoops teams. The Delta Panthers recorded blowout wins against the visiting Bulldog basketball squads, with Lady Bulldogs falling 54-25 in

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Top Dogs: Moffat County wrestler Miki Klimper secures spot in state finals

February 16, 2018 — DENVER — It’s a position he’s been in before, and this time he looks to go one step further. Moffat County High School grappler Miki Klimper took a domineering win Friday night at Pepsi Center to advance past the semifinals in the 3A 170-pound bracket

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Top Dogs: 4 Moffat County wrestlers move on to state quarterfinals

February 15, 2018 — DENVER — Moffat County High School wrestlers took both confident wins and hard-fought defeats Thursday during the opening round of the 3A CHSAA State Championships. Bulldogs are tied for seventh overall, with 14 points and four of 11 grapplers moving on to the the quarterfinals.

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Weekend Roundup: Lend your support

February 15, 2018 — Whether you prefer to be among the crowd or part of the action, join in for the effort at several upcoming events in Craig. The play’s the thing … The 72nd annual Craig Kiwanis Club Play takes the stage in March, and ticket sales for

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Moffat County High School spring sports teams meet Tuesday: Craig Sports Briefs for Feb. 16, 2018

February 15, 2018 — Moffat County High School will host a meeting for the spring sports season Tuesday in the MCHS auditorium, 900 Finley Lane. Parents and athletes will have the opportunity to meet coaches for baseball, track and field, girls golf, girls soccer and boys swimming. The time

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Craig’s Midget, Squirt hockey teams take weekend wins

February 14, 2018 — CRAIG — Even under the most dire circumstances, Craig Youth Hockey Association teams refuse to give up late in the season. CYHA’s 18 and under Midget squad was faced with a tough call Saturday during the first of its home games against Arvada. The Bulldogs

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Moffat County wrestlers to receive police escort to start trip to state

February 14, 2018 — The Moffat County High School wrestling team will be going to their final event of the season in style. MCHS will host a sendoff event starting at 2 p.m. Wednesday as the wrestling team departs for the 3A CHSAA State Championships in Denver, which will

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Moffat County football coach Keith Gille resigns

February 13, 2018 — CRAIG — Moffat County High School head football coach Keith Gille announced this week he will resign from his position. Gille handed in his resignation Friday to MCHS Athletic Director Rich Houghton and announced the news to athletes Monday morning. Gille, who has coached high

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Bulldog Sports — Week of Feb. 14, 2018

February 13, 2018 — Wednesday None Thursday 3 p.m. Moffat County High School wrestling at 3A CHSAA State Championships in Denver Friday 9:30 a.m. Moffat County High School wrestling at 3A CHSAA State Championships in Denver 3 p.m. Moffat County High School girls junior varsity basketball at Delta 4:30

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Craig Middle School girls hoops dominate at districts

February 12, 2018 — Craig Middle School’s girls basketball teams nearly swept the district tournament Saturday in Meeker. Three of the four Bulldogs hoops squads won the day and district titles to boot at the championship event. While the eighth-grade B-Team didn’t quite finish with a trophy, the A-Team

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Gallery: Moffat County basketball vs. Gunnison

February 10, 2018 — Friday night saw Moffat County High School varsity basketball teams take one hard-fought win, one narrow loss against Olathe, and the outcome was much the same Saturday against the Gunnison Cowboys, with a simple bit of role reversal. MCHS girls rebounded from their jilting 28-27

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