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Sports Briefs, Jan. 17, 2019 | Briefs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Nordic Skiing. Full Moon Skate Ski Clinic is Saturday. Nordic ski by the light of the moon with the Full Moon Advanced Skate Ski Clinic at the Odin Sports Center ...



FMHS Teacher Put On Leave  WesternSlopeNow

It's been exactly one month since a video involving a Fruita Monument High School teacher getting into an altercation with a student in a school hallway went ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Abigail Brown  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.5. Favorite book and its author: "How to Stop Worrying and Start Living" by Dale Carnegie. Favorite TV show: "Friends". Favorite band or musician: Ed ...



Your Town, Jan. 13, 2019 | Columns  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A blast from the past. The news item below, detailing January's Oral History presentation, set off a flood of memories dating back to 1980, when I first moved to ...



Fruita Monument cleaning up after flood  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument High School is busy cleaning up after a flood caused by a burst pipe.



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Maggie Williams  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.283. Favorite book and its author: "Cat's Cradle" by Kurt Vonnegut. Favorite TV show: "Arrested Development". Favorite band or musician: Cage the ...



Suspended FMHS Teacher To Retire  WesternSlopeNow

A Fruita Monument High School teacher who was placed on leave on October 4th after an altercation with a student in a school hallway has submitted a notice of ...



Campus changes coming?  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument High School could soon have a brand-new look as School District 51 officials consider building a new main entrance, enclosing the school's ...



Broken water line floods Fruita classrooms | Breaking  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A broken water line at Fruita Monument High School flooded several classrooms and cancelled all after-school activities this afternoon, according to School ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Charlize Geer  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.4. Favorite book and its author: "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury. Favorite TV show: "Parks and Recreation". Favorite band or musician: Khalid, ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Riley Trujillo  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 3.9. Favorite book and its author: "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou. Favorite TV show: "Dexter". Favorite band or musician: Harry ...



Fruita school squeeze  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A new elementary school could be on the horizon for Fruita.



Ungrounded threats panic Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A day filled with rumors and panic, fueled by unfounded reports of threats to two Fruita schools, began at 8:20 a.m..



'Cats struggle with cold, Indians' running game in loss  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

LOVELAND — As the Fruita Monument High School football team took the field at Ray Patterson Stadium on Saturday, the conditions were like nothing the ...



Music Scene: Read Southall Band and other area shows for Jan. 4–10  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Read Southall Band will play its brand of Southern rock and crunchy country at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, at Warehouse 25Sixty-Five, 2565 American Way.



Fruita takes Central out of comfort zone in victory  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For the Fruita Monument High School girls soccer team, battling Central's defensive-oriented style is a challenge.



Wildcats wear down Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument's Treyton Queen can't escape the tackle of Grand Junction's Christian Hafey on Friday night in the Wildcats' 34-9 victory at Stocker Stadium.



FRUITA LOCKDOWN: Students return to class after lockdown in Fruita  KKCO-TV

Students are scheduled to head back to class Thursday after Fruita Monument High School and the 8/9 school were on lockdown as authorities surrounded the ...



'Cats chase 'Dogs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The roster looks a little different this season, but the Fruita Monument High School volleyball team will still be competitive.



Fossil Ridge outlasts Fruita Monument to earn first girls basketball Final Four showing since 2014  The Denver Post

The No. 8 Sabertcats drained six threes in the opening half to build a lead they were able to hold on to down the stretch of Great 8 play on Friday, beating ...



Education Matters: AP classes bring higher learning to Fruita Monument High School  KJCT8.com

One of the most common complaints we hear about traditional education is that it doesn't prepare kids for the real world. Advance placement classes at Fruita ...



New leadership, similar results  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A large senior class can be both a blessing and a curse. The skill and experience the seniors bring can propel a team to great heights, but they take all.



Great 'Cats: Fruita finally advances to final eight in 5A state playoffs  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

When Riley Snyder, Kenzie Wells and Sitori Carver left the floor Tuesday night, they were mobbed in a group hug by the Fruita Monument High School girls ...



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Dana Thomson  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.32. Favorite book and its author: "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr. Favorite TV show: "The Flash". Favorite band or musician: Dodie Clark.



Rally 'Cats  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School volleyball team mounted a late match comeback Tuesday night to defeat Central 25-22, 22-25, 23-25, 25-19, 15-8 in a ...



Coach Casebier leaving Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument football coach Todd Casebier will be leaving the Wildcats after three seasons to take the head coaching position at Castle View High School.



Student of the Week: Fruita Monument High School senior Truth Hafey  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

GPA: 4.19. Favorite book and its author: "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak. Favorite TV show: "One Tree Hill". Favorite band or musician: Jason Aldean.



Montrose scores two late-game goals to beat Fruita  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Adapting and adjustments are the norm for the Fruita Monument High School soccer team this season.



FRUITA LOCKDOWN: Parents watch, fear the worst during lockdown situation  KKCO-TV

Students at Fruita Monument High School and the 8/9 went into shelter in place status just after 8 a.m. Wednesday, then into a lockdown mode before they were ...



Surplus of students stresses Fruita schools  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Families are leaving other parts of the Grand Valley and moving to Fruita, Appleton and the Redlands. That means many Fruita area schools are growing and ...



Athlete of the Week: Zach Rush  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument senior, Zach Rush is this weeks athlete of the week.



Depth lifts 'Cats past Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Depth has been the one constant for the Fruita Monument High School girls soccer team this season.



Fruita girls latest Western Slope team to get no respect  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

While listening to a Front Range radio broadcast of the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team as they faced Ralston Valley, one line stood out.



DETAILS MATTER  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The 2017 season didn't end the way the Fruita Monument High School football team wanted.



FINDING THEIR WAY  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For Fruita Monument High School girls soccer coach Alex Garza, the best teams find a way to win even when they're not playing at a peak level.



'Cats capture crown  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School volleyball team entered 2018 as the defending Southwestern League champion.



Memorials to rodeo rider  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Jason Blasdel of Fruita planned to step back this year from his professional bull riding days after competing in a rodeo in Wyoming last weekend.



Fruita Monument High failed to announce soldier's name at graduation  KKCO-TV

School District 51 changed information given to KKCO 11 News about a Fruita Monument High School graduate who missed out on the celebration this week ...



HS Wrestling: Fruita Monument downs Centaurus  KKCO-TV

On the night before the Warrior Classic the Fruita Monument Wildcats downed Centaurus wrestling 54-9.



Flags Fly High at Fruita Monument High School  WesternSlopeNow

Dozens and dozens of flags could be seen flying high at Fruita Monument High School Thursday, in somewhat of a protest.



Art show for high school artists  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument High School students showed off their artistry to the public Tuesday night. The artists displayed their best pieces at the school's art show.



Wildcats ride fast start to defeat rival Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team wanted to set the tone early Thursday in its rivalry match with Grand Junction.



Strong 2nd-half start leads 'Cats to victory  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The Fruita Monument High School boys lacrosse team wants to brand itself as a second-half squad.



LIVING OUT HIS DREAM  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Cameron Ross didn't hesitate to admit Monday afternoon that he just landed his dream job.



HS Girls Basketball: Fruita hosts Wildcat Classic tournament  KKCO-TV

FRUITA, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) Fruita Monument high school will be the place to be Thursday through Saturday for the Family Health West Wildcat Classic.



FMHS helps low income students  KKCO-TV

Fruita Monument High School will soon have an area where students in need can get ready for school.



In Colorado's conservative corners, a push for gun control  High Country News

This story is a part of the ongoing Back 40 series, where HCN reporters look at national trends and their impacts close to home. On a brisk Saturday afternoon in ...



District 51 high school backtracks on flag ban  KKCO-TV

It's a freedom five Fruita Monument High School seniors felt had been lost. On Monday they were told they cannot wave flags in the school's parking lot.



UP FOR THE CHALLENGE  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Sarah Fleming remembers many of her tennis matches during her career at Fruita Monument High School, and a few come to mind immediately.



Fruita: No more smoking in public | Western Colorado  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

The city of Fruita will snuff out smoking in its public parks and open spaces, though councilors took a slow-burn route to reach that decision.



New principal approved for Fruita Monument High School  KKCO-TV

Todd McClaskey will serve as principal for Fruita Monument High beginning next school year.



Students let their voices be heard on violence in schools  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Hundreds of students in schools across the Grand Valley stood up from their desks and silently walked out of class Wednesday morning — not in agreement on ...



D51 increasing security at all high schools starting Tuesday  KKCO-TV

School District 51 is increasing security at all district high schools starting Tuesday, Feb. 20, with extra security officers on campus during school hours.



Fruita teen wins The Voice of the San Juan's  KKCO-TV

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- Tanner gave up competitive baseball to follow his dreams of becoming a singer, and it looks like it's paid off. He just ...



Some D-51 students ready for walkout on Wednesday  KKCO-TV

Some students in Mesa County Valley School District 51 are planning to walk out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence.



Rachel Scott's legacy left at Fruita Monument High School  KKCO-TV

Columbine Massacre victim Rachel Scott left her message behind in six diaries. Her uncle visited Fruita Monument High School to spread her legacy as part of ...



'Cats in complete control  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Laurel Storheim scored the go-ahead goal that paved the way to Tuesday night's 3-0 victory for Fruita Monument High School's girls soccer team against Grand ...



Pair of grand slams lifts Fruita past Grand Junction  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Two grand slams in one game has a way of turning a close game into a blowout.



Fruita Monument High School hosts summer job fair  KKCO-TV

Finding a job can many times be a job in and of itself – especially when you're a teenager. Fruita Monument High School held a job fair for students looking to ...



Wildcat racket  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Playing in the state tennis tournament is nothing new for Sarah Fleming.



Local high school marching bands dazzle the field at Stocker Stadium  KKCO-TV

All four Grand Valley high school marching bands were featured in an extravaganza Tuesday night.



Blotter, Feb. 23, 2018 | Blotter  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Man in gun incident sought. A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a 31-year-old Fruita man accused of shooting a gun while he was intoxicated and ...



Reaching for new heights  Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Two years ago when the Fruita Monument High School girls basketball team won the Southwestern League, they celebrated. With the core of the team ...



Fruita-Monument Baseball dedicates scoreboard to Gary Thomas  KKCO-TV

On Saturday morning the Fruita Monument High School baseball program dedicated their brand new scoreboard to longtime coach Gary Thomas.



These students aren't playing around: Bringing esports to Grand Junction  KKCO-TV

Colorado Mesa University and Fruita Monument's esports teams came together for an exhibition Friday to bring more awareness in the Grand Valley about the ...



Students conduct mock caucus at Fruita Monument HS  KKCO-TV

Students at Fruita monument high school conducting their own mock caucus today learning about the process and the importance of being an informed voter.



Strong finish lifts 'Cats past Tigers  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

It wasn't until the final four minutes of the game Wednesday that the Fruita Monument High School girls lacrosse team took a two-goal lead over Grand Junction.



GETTING DEFENSIVE  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Central High School football coach Shawn Marsh wasn't leaving anything to chance after the Warriors won their final regular-season game.



Local Sports: Rodeo community puts on event in memory of Hunter Norman  KKCO-TV

The Western Slope rodeo community came together on Saturday night to put on an event to remember the late Hunter Norman.



Fruita advances housing project  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A preliminary plan for the large Iron Wheel subdivision got the go-ahead from Fruita officials on Tuesday night, but not without some conditions.



Local marching bands qualify for state competition  KKCO-TV

Area marching bands were packed into Stocker Stadium Thursday.



Fruita frustration  Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Mistakes piled up for the Fruita Monument High School football team Saturday afternoon at Stocker Stadium.



Battle of the bands at Stocker  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For six years in a row, the Palisade High School Marching Band has earned second place at the annual state competition.



Extra security at Fruita basketball games  KKCO-TV

There was extra security on hand Saturday at Fruita Monument High School.



Fruita Monument HS senior wins Miss Colorado Teen United States  KKCO-TV

Eighteen year-old Loma teen Erin Roney took home the sash and crown this weekend in Loveland, Colorado as the new Miss Colorado Teen United States.



John Arledge to lead Rifle High School  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Garfield Re-2 school board has selected longtime Mesa County educator John Arledge to become the new principal at Rifle High School. Arledge currently ...



Honoring a Young Cowboy Taken Too Soon - C&I Magazine  Cowboys and Indians

A tragic death, a brand-new memorial rodeo, and the hearts of parents and cowboys everywhere.



Flags Flying High Over School Parking Lot After Ban Reversed  CBS Local

FRUITA, Colo. (CBS4)– Flags are flying high over a school parking lot after Fruita Monument High School leaders reversed a controversial flag ban. The ban ...



HAPPINESS IS HITTING  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Kaden Jolley grins when he talks about the joy of hitting.



CMU funds career advisers in high schools  Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

When Sara Hogue attended Fruita Monument High School, her parents talked to her about what comes next.



Fruita's DeHart signs to play wheelchair basketball at Wisconsin-Whitewater  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

They're the Alabama of wheelchair college basketball.



Peak Performers  Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Click arrows to view photo gallery. The Daily Sentinel will be listing Peak Performers every week, highlighting some of the outstanding performances from the ...



Community comes together to raise money for Grand Junction boy's cuddle dog  KKCO-TV

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT)-- If you could have one wish, what would it be? For one family, it's a *service* dog. Lance Schmitt is seven and loves to ...



Pushing to the finish  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Ty Grant was thankful Saturday to have Fruita Monument High School's top sprinter pushing him to do better, and it showed.



The people's defender  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Defense attorney David Eisner is known for his soft-spoken manner, his extreme attention to detail, and the trademark bow ties he's sported since the mid-'80s.



Little things, big difference  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Not often do getting ready for bed and training for a track and field event intermingle. Kenley Kohls has managed to do that.



Garfield Re-2 announces Rifle High School principal finalists  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

The Garfield Re-2 School District invites the public to meet the final candidates for the Rifle High School principal position, at 6:30 p.m. today at the high school.



Bonding over basketball  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

On the fridge at the Wells household hangs a quote attributed to legendary college basketball coach Don Meyer.



DHS boy's soccer  The Durango Herald

Durango High School boy's soccer take on Fruita Monument at DHS.



Movie move: Couple brings love for filmmaking, arts home to GJ  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

For the past 20 years, the idea of coming back to the Grand Valley persisted in Hank Braxtan's mind.



Lacrosse teams swing into season  The Daily Planet

The girls and boys lacrosse teams at Telluride High School are working on their stick skills, practicing their shots and charging into a new season — a season ...



Todd Casebier accepts Fruita Monument coaching job | Breaking News  Montrose Daily Press

Montrose High School football coach leaves Indians after 10 seasons.



Smith comes close at Triple Play tournament  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Oh, what a difference one hole can make. Jessica Smith found that out on Sunday. Smith was in the running championship-flight title headed into the final round ...



District 51 graduations being live-streamed for parents  KKCO-TV

If you can't make it to one of District 51's graduation ceremonies this year, don't fret! You can catch all the action live online.



Man accused of giving marijuana edibles to teens, who then became sick  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A Loma man suspected of selling and giving marijuana to high-schoolers was arrested Thursday, after the teenagers who ingested some of the drugs became ill ...



Coaches preach core values  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Shawn Marsh stood before his team of Central Warriors and welcomed them to a new football season.



Grand Junction Rodeo Will Honor Late Western Slope Bronc Rider  kool1079.com

A special event in Grand Junction will honor a late Western Slope bronc rider. The 1st annual Hunter Norman Memorial Bulls and Ranch Broncs Rodeo will pay ...



The path to success  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

A coach's favorite memory of a particular player usually revolves around a specific game, practice or bus ride.



Blotter, Jan. 23, 2018 | Blotter  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Kidnapping suspect held on $100,000 cash bond. A 43-year-old man accused of kidnapping and beating a Wyoming woman in November was arrested ...



Old stompin' grounds  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Lucas Archuleta couldn't help but smile Saturday. Returning to his alma mater to help teach the next generation of wrestlers will do that. "It's exciting," said ...



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