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Eight Cedaredge athletes earn all-state track honors in 2018
Eight Cedaredge athletes earn all-state track honors in 2018

The following eight members of the 2018 Cedaredge boys track and field team were honored by being named to this year's Class 2A All-State First Team in track and field by the Colorado High School Activities Association:

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Hotchkiss' Firor 2A co-Athlete of Year
Hotchkiss' Firor 2A co-Athlete of Year

Hotchkiss junior Kaiya Firor was named Class 2A co-Athlete of the Year by the CHSAA. Firor repeated her 2017 performance, winning the 400-meter dash and 300m hurdles.

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Webb to run in USATF championships
Webb to run in USATF championships

Skylyn Webb, a graduate student at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, won the women's 800m run at the 2018 NCAA Division II outdoor track and field event in Charlotte, N.C. She is the first women's outdoor track and field student-athlete at UCCS to win a national championship.

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Sam Rodriguez signs to run track at CC
Sam Rodriguez signs to run track at CC

All through high school, Sam Rodriguez dreamed of playing college basketball. As a senior point guard he averaged 11.3 points per game for the Hotchkiss Bulldogs and was named All-State honorable mention.

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Hotchkiss duo reunites at Big 12 track championship
Hotchkiss duo reunites at Big 12 track championship

In an "It's a small world" story, two former high school running mates found themselves on the same track once again. Hotchkiss High School alumnae and former running teammates Katy Parsons and Jenny Celis competed against one another at the Division I Big 12 Outdoor Championships held May 12-14 at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.

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Ty Grant wraps up stellar track career at Cedaredge
Ty Grant wraps up stellar track career at Cedaredge

Ty Grant knew early on that he had natural speed. A 27-time individual placer during his four years of track competition at Cedaredge High School, he discovered it after winning a lot of sprint races in junior high school and at the Hershey's Track and Field Games, considered the Olympics of junior high track.

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4x100 state champs
4x100 state champs

In last week's DCI, the members of the 4x100 relay team for Cedaredge High School were misidentified in a photo.

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Malek-Madani, 3200 relay team win medals
Malek-Madani, 3200 relay team win medals

Cyrus Malek-Madani was ranked fifth in discus heading into last weekend's Class 2A state track and field meet. But in his third and final qualifying throw the senior surprised everyone with a career-best throw of 148 feet.

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Firor wins gold at state in 400m, 300H
Firor wins gold at state in 400m, 300H

In a repeat of her 2017 performance, Hotchkiss junior Kaiya Firor brought home two gold medals, winning the 400-meter dash and 300-meter hurdles events at the Class 2A state track meet in Lakewood.

Firor finished the 400m a full second ahead of second place finisher Gracie Bradfield of Meeker.

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Bruin boys second at state

This year's Colorado State Track and Field Championships concluded last Saturday with Cedaredge High School's boys track team just short of a third straight team title in the 2A division. Resurrection Christian was the 2018 boys champions with 63 points while the Bruins and Lyons tied for second with 58 points.

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Palmer, 3200 relay team strike gold at state meet

The Paonia girls medaled in 10 events and scored 41 points to place sixth at the Colorado High School Activities Association State Track and Field Meet.

After placing 16th as a freshman, third as a sophomore, and second as a junior, Mckenna Palmer won the triple jump.

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Hotchkiss boys fifth at state, four relays place

The Hotchkiss boys had their best showing in recent years at the state track meet, placing in the top five in three events and scoring 43 points to place fifth overall in Class 2A.

The last time the boys did this good was in 2013 when both teams placed third, said head coach Kelly Cowan.

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Firor sets hurdles mark

At the May 11 Cedaredge Bruin Invitational, Hotchkiss junior Kaiya Firor re-set the meet record in the 300-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 45.5 seconds.

The defending state 2A champion in the 300 hurdles, Firor's performance took more than a second off of the 2013 record of 46.17 seconds held by Abi Grace McGee of Montrose.

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Paonia girls first at Cedaredge track meet

In the final state qualifying track meet of the season the Paonia girls scored 141 points to win the 11-team Cedaredge Bruin Invitational.

Brooke Hillman won the 800m in a season-best time of 2:27.83.

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Cedaredge track teams finish third

There weren't a lot of first-place finishes for the Bruins in either the girls or boys division at last Saturday's Cedaredge Bruin Invitational track meet. Both teams, however, scored enough points to finish third in their divisions.

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Bruin boys first, girls second at league meet

Everyone talks about the weather and the affect it has on people. Cedaredge High School's boys track team noted last weekend's weather was some of the best of the season. With the exception of a few distance runners, who said it was too hot, most track participants were grateful to have sunshine and gentle breezes for most of the two-day track meet.

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Paonia girls first, boys fifth in track

Over the two-day meet the boys and girls teams combined set about 40 personal records, said Paonia head coach Brian Mitchem. "Some of them were what we'd been waiting for."

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HHS boys second, girls eighth in league track

The Hotchkiss boys scored 88 points to place second in the 2A Western Slope League.

Senior Darren Young was the sole gold-medalist for Hotchkiss.

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Delta tracksters sixth, fourth

Delta High School's track teams collected some season best marks at last weekend's Western Slope Multi League Meet in Grand Junction.

Delta's boys scored 77 points to finish fourth in the 11-team 3A field while the Panther girls picked up 81.25 points to place sixth in their 3A division.

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Hotchkiss medley, Young ranked first
Hotchkiss medley, Young ranked first

In sprint relays, a few seconds can make the difference between a good race and a great one. On Saturday, the 800-meter sprint medley relay team of Yasmine Gaub, Elsie Vasquez, Jordan Tamayo and Kaiya Firor ran a great race, cutting 6.5 seconds off its prior best time to finish second in 1:53.39.

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Delta track teams finish fourth and fifth

Delta's girls and boys scored in the top five at last weekend's Montrose Invitational track meet. The girls placed fourth with 68 points in a field of 23 teams.

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Bruin tracksters in top 10 at Montrose

The Cedaredge Bruins were participants at last weekend's Montrose Invitational. Glenwood Springs won the 22-team field in the boys' division with 133 points and Cedaredge finished sixth with 44 points.

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Paonia's 3200m relay teams dominate race

The Paonia girls 3200 relay team of Randi Rapke, Poppy Lightfoot, Brooke Hillman and Tawny Roberts dominated at Montrose.

At the race's first exchange, Lightfoot was a close third and a few meters back from Olathe and Crested Butte when she handed the baton to freshman Tawny Roberts.

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Rodriguez, Young, Firor win gold at CR

The Hotchkiss boys track and field team won two events last Thursday at the Coal Ridge Invitational track and field meet. Senior Sam Rodriguez finished more than seven seconds ahead of the pack to win the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 2.91 seconds.

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Bruin track teams second at Coal Ridge

Both Cedaredge track teams had impressive performances at last Thursday's annual Coal Ridge Invitational track and field meet in New Castle. The meet was originally scheduled for Friday, but was moved back a day to avoid a winter storm passing through the region.

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Paonia thinclads fifth at Coal Ridge meet

Paonia senior Mckenna Palmer continues to dominate the triple jump event, where she's ranked first in state in Class 2A top-18 standings. At last Thursday's Coal Ridge invitational Palmer won gold in the triple jump with a mark of 35 feet, one-quarter inch.

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Track athlete omitted
Track athlete omitted

In the April 18 DCI, a top-three placer was inadvertently omitted from results of the Delta Twilight meet held April 13.

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CHSAA considering dropping medley relay

Could the 800-meter sprint medley relay be on its last leg?

Traditionally a girls' relay, the sprint medley has been a state track event for decades.

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CHS solid at Gunnison

At Saturday's Western State Combined Invitational at Gunnison, the Cedaredge boys finished third overall with 101 points, behind Salida with 135 point and winner Gunnison's 165 points. The Cedaredge girls took second with 141 points, behind Buena Vista with 179 points.

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Paonia tracksters have PR days at Glenwood

While the Paonia track teams didn't score a lot of points at Saturday's Demon Invitational track meet at Glenwood Springs -- the girls placed seventh with 48 points and the boys finished 11th with 16 points at the 19-team meet -- multiple Paonia athletes set personal best times, heights and distances.

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Bruin girls depth too much at Delta Twilight
Bruin girls depth too much at Delta Twilight

Of the four girls teams at the Delta Twilight Invitational, Cedaredge had 31 top-three placers and won eight events to take first with 111 points, followed by Delta with 90 points. Olathe finished third with 32 points, and Hotchkiss placed fourth with 31 points.

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Hotchkiss boys best in Delta
Hotchkiss boys best in Delta

At Friday's four-team Delta Twilight track and field meet, Hotchkiss scored 83 points and won six events to win the meet. Delta was second with 76 points, Cedaredge third with 60, and Olathe finished fourth with 27.

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Ty Grant signs to run track for Mavericks
Ty Grant signs to run track for Mavericks

Senior Ty Grant signed a letter of intent to participate in the Colorado Mesa University's track program on April 11. Cedaredge High School's student body gathered to watch the signing ceremonies with Athletic Director Brandon Milholland reading a brief statement on behalf of Grant's achievements at CHS.

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Delta Twilight meet first of kind in years

Despite a forecast of winter-like weather and high winds, last Friday was almost perfect for the Delta Twilight track meet. The tiny "quad" twilight meet, which began at 3 p.m., was the first of its kind for the area since the days of the annual Delta County meets.

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Delta boys first, girls second at Grand Valley

Delta High School was highly successful at last week's Grand Valley Open on April 3.

The boys finished the meet with 97 points to outdistance the 12-team field while Delta's girls finished in second place with a total of 84 points to Cedaredge's 117.

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Hotchkiss boys 3rd at Cardinal Open meet

Hotchkiss senior Darrin Young shot to the top of the Class 2A state rankings with a winning throw in the shot put of 48 feet, 2 inches at the Grand Valley Cardinal Open. Young is a two-time state qualifier in the shot put and placed third at state his junior year.

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Bruins sizzle in two meets

Cedaredge High School has had successful track performances the past few weeks. The Bruin girls won last week's Grand Valley Open (April 3) with 117 points and tied for third with Fruita Monument at Saturday's Frank Woodburn Invitational with 85 points.

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Paonia boys top team in 3200m relay at GV Open

At the April 4 Grand Valley Cardinal Open track meet, the Paonia boys' 3200m relay team took first with a time of 8 minutes, 48.08 seconds. At Saturday's Frank Woodburn Invitational the team of Caden Meilner, Ethan Bartlett, Harley Ewert and Logan Green took nine seconds off that mark, placing fourth overall and first among Class 2A teams with a time of 8:39.98.

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Paonia girls at two meets

The Paonia girls track team scored 74 points last Wednesday evening to place fourth at the 13-team Grand Valley Cardinal Open track meet. On Saturday the Eagles finished fifth with 69.5 points at Palisade High School's Frank Woodburn Invitational at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.

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Hotchkiss boys second at Cedaredge Invitational
Hotchkiss boys second at Cedaredge Invitational

The Hotchkiss boys scored 99 points to finish second at Saturday's Cedaredge Invitational track meet.

Hotchkiss won two events and placed in the top five in 10 other events.

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Paonia girls third at Cedaredge Invitational
Paonia girls third at Cedaredge Invitational

The Paonia girls track team made its best showing of the season, scoring 93 points to place third at Saturday's Cedaredge Invitational.

Senior Mckenna Palmer set a mark of 34 feet, 6.5 inches to win the long jump.

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Delta splits track teams
Delta splits track teams

The Delta Panthers had a split team for last weekend's track competitions.

Delta's varsity team traveled to Grand Junction for the Mickey Dunn Invitational at Stocker Stadium while its junior varsity squad was at Cedaredge's Invitational track meet on Saturday.

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Bruins win girls, boys Invitation meet titles

Cedaredge High School hosted the Cedaredge Invitational Track and Field Meet last Saturday, March 31. Fourteen teams participated in girls competition and 15 registered to take part in the boys competition.

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Paonia girls 4th at Invite
Paonia girls 4th at Invite

The Paonia girls placed fourth with 63.5 points Saturday at the annual Hotchkiss Invitational track and field meet.

In individual events, Mckenna Palmer finished second in the long jump with a jump of 15 feet, 8.5 inches, and placed third in the 100m hurdles (17.40).

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Hotchkiss girls earn fifth with 47 points
Hotchkiss girls earn fifth with 47 points

The Hotchkiss girls scored 47 points to place fifth Saturday at their annual home invitational track meet.

Kaiya Firor won three events and finished fourth in another.

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Delta girls third in meet
Delta girls third in meet

Delta High School girls track team earned two first-place finishes in Hotchkiss last Saturday. One was an individual competition with junior Kaley St. Peter winning the long jump for the second straight week.

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Panther boys track team scores 72 points
Panther boys track team scores 72 points

The Delta Panther boys scored 72 points to finish sixth in a field of 18 teams at the Hotchkiss Invitational track meet. Montrose won the team title with 91 points.

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Cedaredge girls take second at Hotchkiss
Cedaredge girls take second at Hotchkiss

Last weekend's Hotchkiss Invitational track meet saw some familiar names atop leaderboards. In girls competition, Montrose took home the meet title with 131 points and Cedaredge High School was a distant second with its 89 points.

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Bruin boys second at Hotchkiss track meet

Montrose won last weekend's boys Hotchkiss Invitational team title with 91 points. Host school Hotchkiss placed fourth with 72 points.

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Hotchkiss boys score 77 for fifth place finish
Hotchkiss boys score 77 for fifth place finish

Elijah Patrick had the sole win of the day for the Bulldogs, clearing 6 feet, 2 inches to tie for first in the high jump.

Teammate Jacob Stucker cleared 6-2 to place fourth overall.

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Mendoza sprints to win in 300m hurdles
Mendoza sprints to win in 300m hurdles

The Cedaredge boys track team is off to a good start. At Saturday's Hotchkiss Invitational, the defending 2A state champion Bruins won three events and placed in the top three in five more.

Danny Mendoza had two of those top three finishes.

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Hotchkiss track teams fourth at Delta Invite
Hotchkiss track teams fourth at Delta Invite

The Hotchkiss girls opened the track season with 48 points and a tie for fourth place with Telluride Saturday at the annual Delta Panther track and field invitational.

Junior Kaiya Firor won the 400-meter dash in 59.8 seconds.

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Ewart, Malek-Madani in top 3 at Delta meet
Ewart, Malek-Madani in top 3 at Delta meet

The Paonia boys track team finished in the top three in two events and scored 29 points at Saturday's Delta Panther Invitational.

In the 400-meter dash, junior Harley Ewart took second with a time of 55.09 seconds.

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Palmer, Leighton lead Eagle girls at Delta
Palmer, Leighton lead Eagle girls at Delta

In their first meet of the season, the Paonia girls scored 41 points to place sixth Saturday at the Delta Panther Invitational.

Among the top Paonia placers, senior Mckenna Palmer won the triple jump with a wind-assisted (3.4 meters per hour) distance of 32 feet, 4 inches.

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Delta track teams 3rd at home
Delta track teams 3rd at home

Delta High School's girls track team scored the bulk of its 104 points with wins coming in first through third place finishes (72 points).

Delta's boys scored 56 of their 73 points with first and second place finishes on Saturday.

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Skylyn Webb stays on pace in track
Skylyn Webb stays on pace in track

What does it take to be a top college athlete? Many Delta High School faculty members and family and friends, in Delta know the answer to that question.

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Vanvleets score wins in Snake River Pentathlon

Paonia High School alumna Ashley Vanvleet, a sophomore member of the Idaho State University Bengals track team, won her first title of the season. Vanvleet scored 3,413 points to win the pentathlon at the Snake River Open, held Jan. 12 and 13 in Pocatello, Idaho.

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Skylyn Webb sets marks at UCCS

Former Delta High School student athlete Skylyn Webb competes on the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's indoor track and field team. Webb recently earned NCAA Division ll provisional qualifying marks.

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DHS track teams see improvements in 2017

Delta High School track coach Matt Kevan remains highly excited about this past track season. His Panthers did not win a track title but showed steady growth throughout the season.

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Cedaredge Track Correction
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Track photos

Track photos taken at State Track & Field Championships at Jeffco Stadium.

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Firor golden at state meet
Firor golden at state meet

The Hotchkiss girls finished seventh overall at the CHSAA 2A state track meet. Of their 35 total points, Kaiya Firor has her name on all of them.

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Paonia girls penta-sensational
Paonia girls penta-sensational

If seeding was any indication, the Paonia girls track team had a shot at winning its fifth state track title by under 10 points. Instead, it dominated, Lady Eagles style, outscoring its closest competitors by 36 points to win the Class 2A state title.

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Bruin boys back-to-back titlist
Bruin boys back-to-back titlist

The Cedaredge boys won their second consecutive 2A team title with 97 points, a full 34 points ahead of runner-up Wiggins. Last year's seniors, including Shane Gates and Bryce Klaseen, set the tone for this year's team, said head coach Kirby Henderson.

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Delta thinclads leave state track to graduate

With chances for more points, and a higher place finish, Delta High School's track teams scratched seven events in order to reach home in time to attend graduation ceremonies Sunday afternoon.

Delta's women scored 10 points during Saturday's competition and placed 23rd in a field of 38 teams.

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Allen, Young silver medalist at state track

At the 2017 Class 2A State Track and Field Meet, Hotchkiss senior Zack Allen topped off a four-year career in the high jump with a silver medal after clearing the bar at 6 feet, 2 inches. Allen placed eighth as a sophomore and seventh as a junior.

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Paonia girls coast to 2nd
Paonia girls coast to 2nd

While some athletes were hoping for one last chance to hit that state-qualifying height, distance or time last Saturday at the Cedaredge Bruin Invitational track meet, Brian Mitchem's girls team, for the most part, took it easy. Their relay teams are already sitting comfortably in top-18 rankings and were mostly working on handoffs.

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Cedaredge boys 2nd in last home meet
Cedaredge boys 2nd in last home meet

Cedaredge's track team culminated a successful regular season with 16 boys and 13 girls qualified to attend this week's state track meet in Denver.

Last weekend's Bruin Invitational was a runaway win for Montrose's boys (219) with Cedaredge finishing second with 136 points.

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Bruin girls up for challenge
Bruin girls up for challenge

Competition for final spots in the field of 18 was keen around the state last weekend with athletes looking to make one last bid to make it to state.

Montrose's girls claimed the team title in Cedaredge with 181 points while the Bruins finished fourth with 81 points.

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Paonia throwers on final state meet trek
Paonia throwers on final state meet trek

This week two of Paonia's throwers are making their second and final trip to state. Seniors Warren Minerich and Blake Benson are both ranked in the top five in their respective event -- Minerich in shot put and Benson in discus.

Since they started throwing back in middle school, qualifying for state their senior year has been their goal all along.

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HHS girls get 5th relay

Ever since the Colorado High School Activities Association did away with regional meets and began qualifying athletes for state track and field based on the top 18 times, heights and distances, the Cedaredge Bruin Invitational has marked the last chance to qualify for state.

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Hotchkiss boys second

The 4x800m team of Zack Allen, Gabe Rodriguez, Myles Zouette and Sam Rodriguez ran for a season-best time of 8 minutes, 33.20 seconds to win the event. The time moved the team up from fifth to third place in state top-18 rankings, behind Cedaredge and Burlington.

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Delta track teams eager for state

With some divisions showing some late movement in top 18 contestants for this year's state track meet in Lakewood, the actual list of participants may change as the week progresses.

Delta women's track team has battle all season long with some pleasant results.

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Bruin boys top field at 1A/2A track meet
Bruin boys top field at 1A/2A track meet

The 12 boys teams participating in last week's 1A/2A league meet in Grand Junction were dominated by Cedaredge's Bruins. Cedaredge scored 170 points to outdistance the nearest competition by 89 points.

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Delta boys sweep district relay races
Delta boys sweep district relay races

The four runners on a relay team can all be the fastest on the track, but a single bad handoff can mean the difference between silver and gold.

The Delta boys 4x100m relay team put speed and good handoffs together to win the 3A Western Slope League title Saturday at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.

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Delta boys score 93, third at 3A WSL meet in Grand Junction

A number of personal best performances helped Delta's Panthers' track team finish third at last week's 3A WSL meet. Delta scored 93 points to finish third behind Coal Ridge (142) and MoffatCounty (98).

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Paonia boys post strong showing at district track
Paonia boys post strong showing at district track

As Paonia's top distance runner, junior Caden Meilner can run all out for more than three and a half miles in a single day. You might say he's driven.

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Relay teams, Firor win silver
Relay teams, Firor win silver

The Hotchkiss girls 800-meter sprint medley relay team posted its season-best time of 1 minute, 54.46 seconds to win silver at the 2A/3A Western Slope League track meet. Hotchkiss also took silver in the 4x100 relay with a time of 51.52.

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Peebles aims for 300M

The Hotchkiss boys scored 45 points to place eighth at the 1A/2A Western Slope League meet, held Friday and Saturday at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.

In his first year in the 800-meter run, junior Sam Rodriguez took more than 10 seconds off of his season-best time to win bronze.

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Young wins 1A/2A district shot put title

On his final throw in district shot put competition Saturday, Darrin Young hit a mark of 46 feet, 7.5 inches to win the 2A/1A WSL district title. "It was a good throw," said Young, a soft-spoken junior.

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Paonia girls capture 1A/2A district track title

The Paonia girls track team won eight events and were runners up in six more events to win the 2A/1A Western Slope district track and field meet, held Friday and Saturday at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction.

Sophia Anderson won the district title in the triple jump with a mark of 36 feet, 9 inches.

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Panther girls jump, run to second place

There were 11 Class 3A schools represented at last week's 3A WSL track meet held at Stocker Stadium in Grand Junction. Coal Ridge ran away with the team title after scoring 150 points. Delta High School's girls finished with 104 points to place second.

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Hotchkiss' Firor runs sub-minute 400m dash

The Hotchkiss boys earned three silver medals at last Friday's Montrose Invitational track and field meet.

Sam Rodriguez placed second in the 1600-meter run with a new personal-best time of 4 minutes, 45.80 seconds.

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Bruins honing teams for state track meet
Bruins honing teams for state track meet

Cedaredge attended the Montrose Invitational track meet last Friday. The Bruins' boys scored 91.5 points and recorded three first place finishes on their way to a second place finish.

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Delta girls third at MHS
Delta girls third at MHS

Delta's boys had several top three finishes, which helped the Panthers score 58 points, and place fifth, at last Friday's Montrose Invitational.

For the girls, another superb day from Lily Lockhart, Kaley St. Peter and Emily Baier helped the Panthers score 87 points and place second in the team race.

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Paonia gears for regionals
Paonia gears for regionals

With high temperatures in the mid-40s, last Friday's annual Montrose Invitational wasn't the best meet for setting new speeds, distances and heights, but it didn't slow Paonia senior Sophia Anderson.

Anderson won both the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes, resetting her personal best marks in both events.

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Bruin boys 2nd at CRHS

A large field meant keen competition for Cedaredge's track teams at Coal Ridge last week. The Bruins boys scored 98 points to finish second in the 19-team field while the girls finished seventh with 49 points in a 17-team field.

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Firor, relays shine for 'Dogs

At Friday's annual Coal Ridge Invitational track and field meet at New Castle, sophomore Kaiya Firor won the 200-meter dash with a time of 26.85 seconds. Firor also took more than two seconds off of her prior best time to win the 300m hurdles event in 48.16 seconds.

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Area track teams have top 18 performers

In track and field competition, a fraction of a second or an inch can mean the difference between a win and a loss. To qualify for the Colorado High School Activities Association's state track meet, athletes must be ranked in the top 18 in the state in their respective class.

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Eagles win WSCU-GHS track meet Saturday
Eagles win WSCU-GHS track meet Saturday

At Saturday's Western State Colorado University -- Gunnison High School Combined Invitational track meet Saturday, the Paonia girls track team set 10 season-best marks. In the process the four-time defending state 2A champions scored 134 points to win the 13-team event. Class 2A Buena Vista scored 130 points to finish second, and 3A Gunnison placed third with 111 points.

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Delta thinclads show improvement on track

Delta High Schools track teams competed against some 5A to 3A schools at last week's Phil Wertman track meet at Stocker Stadium. The boys team finished sixth in a tough 12-team field. Delta's girls had a good day as well against the big schools and scored 57 points for a seventh-place finish.

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Paonia girls earn win at Demon Invitational

At Saturday's 20-team Demon Invitational track and field meet in Glenwood Springs the Paonia girls swept the long jump event, with senior Brianna Van Vleet winning gold with a mark of 17 feet, 11.75 inches. The mark also broke the meet record of 16-10.5 set by a Glenwood Springs athlete in 1985 -- the first year the Demon Invitational was held.

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Bruins fourth, 15th at Demon

The Cedaredge boys track team placed fourth in a field of 20 teams at the Demon Invitational in Glenwood Springs, and Cedaredge's girls finished 15th, out of 21 teams, with 15 points.

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Throwers, Meilner top Eagles at track meet

Returning state placers Blake Benson and Warren Minerich continue to be consistent point-earners for the Paonia boys track team.

At Saturday's 37th annual Demon Invitational at Glenwood Springs Saturday, Minerich placed fourth in the shot put with a throw of 44 feet, 11 inches.

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Lockhart sets discus mark; boys 4x800 wins

Last weekend's Demon Invitational was a challenge for the Panthers. There were 21 teams in the girls division and 20 in the boys.

Delta's girls finished eighth with 34 points and the boys scored 22 points to place 11th.

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Paonia girls win Frank Woodburn track meet
Paonia girls win Frank Woodburn track meet

Despite missing its junior teammates due to state testing, the Paonia girls track team scored 111 points to win the 15-team Frank Woodburn Track Meet in Grand Junction Saturday.

Senior Sophia Anderson won two individual events. Her winning time of 26 seconds flat in the 200-meter dash broke the 2015 school record of 26.14 set by Marisa Edmondson.

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Bruin girls' track team earns 3rd at Cardinal Open Saturday
Bruin girls' track team earns 3rd at Cardinal Open Saturday

Cedaredge's girls scored 101 points in Parachute and placed third behind Delta and Grand Valley on April 4.

The Bruins scored 35 points Saturday (April 8) to place ninth in the 15-team field in the Frank Woodburn at Stocker Stadium.

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Paonia boys fifth at GV
Paonia boys fifth at GV

At last Wednesday's Grand Valley Cardinal Open track meet in Parachute, the Paonia boys scored 55.5 points to place fifth.

Junior Caden Meilner won silver in the 1600-meter run with a time of 4:55.81 seconds, and placed fifth in the 800m run with a time of 2:18.19.

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Hotchkiss' Young top shot, discus thrower
Hotchkiss' Young top shot, discus thrower

The throwers were the big point winners for Hotchkiss Saturday at the Eagle Valley Invitational meet.

Junior Darrin Young had the winning throw of 44 feet, 8 inches in the shot put, and added almost 20 feet to his prior personal best for a winning throw of 126 feet, 6 inches.

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Delta girls top field at Cardinal Open April 4

Delta's girls track team was the class of the field last week in Parachute. The Panthers scored 120 points to capture the team title in an 11-team field.

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Panther relays, Byers help Delta finish 2nd

Delta's 4x100, 4x200 and the 4x800 relay teams earned first place finishes in an 11-team field last week in Parachute at the Cardinal Open. Beau Byers duplicated the three gold medal performances by the relay teams with a trio of victories in his specialties, 110 high hurdles, 300 hurdles and triple jump.

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Bruins' 4x200 winning
Bruins' 4x200 winning

Cedaredge's 4x200 relay team has the boys holding the edge in most races they run in. The team of Isaac Swoffer, Drew Markley, Brendon Klaseen and Ty Grant are unbeaten so far in the three meets they have competed in.

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CHS boys win own track meet
CHS boys win own track meet

Kirby Henderson's boys track team had most everything going the right direction last Saturday as the Bruins scored 148 points to win their own Cedaredge Invitational track meet.

There were 17 teams entered and all four Delta County track teams finished in the top 10.

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Lockhart breaks shot put mark; girls 4th at meet
Lockhart breaks shot put mark; girls 4th at meet

Lily Lockhart continues to be in the limelight as she dominated in the shot put and discus events last weekend in Cedaredge. Lockhart chucked the shot put 43'2.25" to break Delta's Bryanna Music's old mark of 42'1" set back in 2014.

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Delta's big day earns 2nd place
Delta's big day earns 2nd place

Last week's Cedaredge Invitational track meet was a successful one for the Delta Panthers. The boys teams scored 112 points to place second and Cedaredge was first with 148 points.

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Paonia girls tie for first
Paonia girls tie for first

The Paonia girls scored 81 points to tie with Coal Ridge for first place at the annual Cedaredge Invitational.

The girls won four individual events.

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Cedaredge girls score 45 points; finish 11th
Cedaredge girls score 45 points; finish 11th

Cedaredge's girls scored 45 points to place 11th at last week's Cedaredge Invitational. Coal Ridge and Paonia scored 81 points each to share the team title on Saturday. Meeker was third (77) and Delta fourth (75) in the 17-team field.

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HHS track teams battle

The Hotchkiss girls scored 34 points at Cedaredge. Hotchkiss placed in four relays, with Kaiya Firor, Jasmine Gaub, Fatima Rodriguez and Jordan Tamayo earning silver in the 800-meter sprint medley with a time of 1:57.61.

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Bruin boys 2nd at meet
Bruin boys 2nd at meet

Cedaredge's Ty Grant and Drew Markley were first place winners at last Saturday's Hotchkiss Invitational track meet.

Junior Ty Grant crossed the finish line with a time of 23.47 to win the 200m dash last Saturday helping the Bruins place second in a field of 17 teams.

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Paonia throwers earn 34 points at HHS meet

The Paonia boys scored 45 points to finish sixth out of 17 teams Saturday at the annual Hotchkiss Invitational track and field meet. The meet was held at Delta High School.

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Peebles brothers; Allen lead Hotchkiss
Peebles brothers; Allen lead Hotchkiss

The Hotchkiss boys scored 49 points to finish fifth at the annual Hotchkiss Invitational track and field meet.

Due to ongoing upgrades to their home track, the Bulldogs held their meet at Delta.

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Cedaredge girls fifth at Hotchkiss meet
Cedaredge girls fifth at Hotchkiss meet

Competition was keen on Saturday as 16 teams battled for top honors at the Hotchkiss Invitational track meet in Delta.

The Bruin girls did not have a first place finish and used second place points from Emily Tullis (100 meter hurdles - 18.0) and Katie Hyke (shot put - 35' 11") to score 51 points to finish fifth in last weekend's Hotchkiss Invitational track meet.

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Lockhart sets record in shot put; Delta 3rd
Lockhart sets record in shot put; Delta 3rd

Track fortunes for Delta High School's girls track team seem to have turned around in the early going of the 2017 season.

The Panthers have placed high in final standings in the first two weeks with a third place finish this past weekend after scoring 71 points.

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Firor wins high jump, 400m at home meet
Firor wins high jump, 400m at home meet

Hotchkiss sophomore Kaiya Firor's season is off to a good start. At the March 18 Delta Invitational Firor set a new personal best height of 4 feet, 8 inches.

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Delta boys track team 3rd; Byers double-dips
Delta boys track team 3rd; Byers double-dips

There were 17 boys track teams that participated in last weekend's Hotchkiss Invitational track meet hosted by Delta High School. The Hotchkiss facility, following repairs, is expected to be ready for use sometime this summer.

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Paonia girls second at Hotchkiss Invitational
Paonia girls second at Hotchkiss Invitational

The Paonia girls won three events and scored 88 points to finish second at the Hotchkiss Invitational. Montrose won the meet with 146 points.

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Zack Allen clears 6-4 in opening track meet
Zack Allen clears 6-4 in opening track meet

In his first meet of the season, Hotchkiss senior Zack Allen raised the bar. Last Saturday, Allen opened the track and field season with a state-qualifying high jump of 6 feet, 4 inches to win the Delta Panther Invitational. Allen, a senior and two-time state placer, was one of three to clear the bar at 5-10, but was the only remaining competitor after clearing 6 feet.

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Firor, medley team win gold for Hotchkiss
Firor, medley team win gold for Hotchkiss

The Hotchkiss girls 800-meter sprint medley team had a golden start to the track season Saturday at the Delta Panther Invitational. Jordan Tamayo, Kaiya Firor, Jasmine Gaub and Fatima Rodriquez earned their first gold medal of the season with a time of 1 minute, 57.45 seconds.

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3A move gives Delta thinclads state hope
3A move gives Delta thinclads state hope

Delta has struggled in recent years to qualify athletes for state. Last season, as one of the smallest schools in Class 4A, the Panthers qualified a total of three athletes for state.

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Lockhart golden thrower
Lockhart golden thrower

Lily Lockhart's track and field season is off to a good start. At Saturday's Delta Panther Invitational Lockhart handily won the shot put and discus.

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Bruin boys place 2nd at Delta track meet
Bruin boys place 2nd at Delta track meet

The Cedaredge men's track team had 27 top-eight placers and scored 140 points to finish second Saturday at the Delta Panther Invitational. In their first meet of the season the Bruins won four golds, four silvers, and five bronze medals.

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Cedaredge girls bring state track experience
Cedaredge girls bring state track experience

The Cedaredge girls scored 56 points to place fifth Saturday at the Delta Panther Invitational.

Freshman Brie McGovern placed fourth in the 400m dash, and sophomore Emily Tullis placed third in the 100-meter hurdles and was fifth in the 300 hurdles.

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Paonia thinclads shine
Paonia thinclads shine

The Paonia girls are a perennial powerhouse in both the track and field events. The Eagles will seek their fifth consecutive state team title this May.

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Van Vleet still winning on track
Van Vleet still winning on track

A short note submitted by Merle Lynch of Cedaredge brought forth news of Paonia's Ashley Van Vleet's involvement with track at Idaho State University.

Paonia's Ashley Van Vleet wasted no time in her continued winning streak on the track.

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Van Vleet qualifies for track Junior Olympics
Van Vleet qualifies for track Junior Olympics

Paonia long-jumper Brianna Van Vleet has qualified for national competition in the U.S.A. Track & Field Junior Olympics.

Van Vleet, the daughter of David and Tracy Van Vleet, is a state record-holder in the long jump.

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Two Cedaredge High School athletes signed letters of intent
Two Cedaredge High School athletes signed letters of intent
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