HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ACTION FROM LAST FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Looking at high school volleyball action from last Friday, Swink won over Swallows Charter 3 to nothing with game scores of 25 to 14, 25 to 23 and 25 to 11. On Saturday, Lamar defeated Pueblo Central 2 to nothing by game scores of 25 to 12 and 25 to 14. The Savages also defeated Dolores Huerta 2 games to nothing by game scores of 25 to 3 and 25 to 11. In the third game of the day for Lamar, they lost to Salida two games to none by game scores of 25 to 19 and 25 to 18. Also on Saturday Weldon Valley won over La Junta two games to one in high school volleyball.
Two area volleyball teams will be in action Tuesday. Las Animas will be at Rocky Ford and John Mall will host Swink. Both games will get underway at 5 pm. ... See MoreSee Less
ZERO WEEK IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SEES UPSET OFF THE BAT AND TWO AREA TEAMS PICK UP WINS
Zero week of high school football is in the books from this past weekend and there was a shocker starting off the season on Friday night. The Springfield Longhorns were on the road to take on Sargent and in that game, Sargent would rush for 327 yards in the contest and go on to a 40 to 28 victory over the Longhorns. The La Junta Tigers also opened their season on the road at Sierra and La Junta had no problems winning 54 to 8. The Tigers had 256 yards rushing out of 301 total yards in the game and scored 7 touchdowns. Also Friday night, Haxtun came to Las Animas and defeated Las Animas 69 to nothing. Looking at Saturday's high school football game, Holly defeated Sangre De Cristo 29 to 14. ... See MoreSee Less