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Photos: 2024 Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen TourMultiple area cyclists hit the highway for the annual event on SaturdayDarrell Duchon of Fruita, Colorado looks toward the back of the starting line getting ready for the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16662100Josh Skarka of Hotchkiss, Colorado assembles his pack of belongings ahead of the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400Competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour proceed past mile marker 27 just north of Durango on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400Competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour proceed past mile marker 27 just north of Durango on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400Competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour proceed forward with a Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train coming up in the distance near mile marker 27 just north of Durango on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14872100Competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour proceed forward with a Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train moving alongside them near mile marker 27 just north of Durango on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16401800Spectators cheer on competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour just outside Hermosa on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)13972100Spectators cheer on competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour just outside Hermosa on Saturday, May 25, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1600240021001487Competitors in the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic McDonalds Citizen Tour proceed forward with a Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train coming up in the distance near mile marker 27 just north of Durango on Saturday. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)
Multiple area cyclists hit the highway for the annual event on Saturday
Photos: Durango High School’s Class of 2024 graduates285 seniors receive their diplomas on Friday night30001554Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)Raecolwin Tso gets ready to take part in the Durango High School graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20123000Jackson Hubertus, 18, holds his decorated motar board before the start of the Durango High School graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)22613000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20703000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)13402010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21443000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18043000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21333000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20013000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19553000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20813000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20153000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19913000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)22653000Wynn Hammond, class president at Durango High School, speaks during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)23823000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18423000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17623000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)24343000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18873000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)13932010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14052010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17651500Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15042010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15591500Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21633000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18593000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15543000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19502010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17133000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Kenji Lebbon speaks during the Durango High School, 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19343000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17773000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20943000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)23633000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15262010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15121500Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14022010Durango High School senior students get ready to receive their diplomas during the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14422010Wynn Hammond, class president at Durango High School rings the bell before the start of the 2024 graduation ceremony on Friday at DHS. Nearly 300 seniors made up this years graduating class. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18783000
285 seniors receive their diplomas on Friday night
Photos: Steamworks wins annual ‘Battle of the Animas’Steamworks created separation from the pack near the end to win on Wednesday; Ska Brewing takes second, Eolus places thirdThe annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)11742100Teams prepare to get into their rafts and hit the water for the annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)12722100The annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15542100The annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400The annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15252100Team Steamworks Brewing makes the final big turn and pulls ahead of the pack going through Whitewater Park during the annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. Steamworks won the race, while Ska Brewing and Eolus finished second and third, respectively. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15272100Team Steamworks Brewing makes the final big turn and pulls ahead of the pack going through Whitewater Park during the annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. Steamworks won the race, while Ska Brewing and Eolus finished second and third, respectively. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15652400The annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15452100Teams listen for safety tips ahead of the annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1600240024001600The annual Battle of the Animas rafting competition was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The 3-mile competition began near 32nd Street and Riverbend Court and finished at Whitewater Park, located just north of Santa Rita Park. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)mhollinshead@durangoherald.com
Steamworks created separation from the pack near the end to win on Wednesday; Ska Brewing takes second, Eolus places third
PHOTOS: Bayfield High School’s Class of 2024 graduatesSeventy-two graduating students celebrate milestone on Sunday at Wolverine Country StadiumBayfield High School Salutatorian Lillian O'Hair engages with some of her classmates prior to the Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)17392400Bayfield High School Valedictorian Brad Foutz prepares for the Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14151800Madison Mead fixes the cap of her classmate Aubrey Mitzlaff prior to Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15371800Micah Acosta looks on just before walking to Wolverine Country Stadium for Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15802100Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 lines up just outside the track at Wolverine Country Stadium on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400Genesis Barrera, left, and Amelia Beck walk to their seats at Wolverine Country Stadium for Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15472100Katie Killinen looks up at the crowd in attendance on her way to her seat at Wolverine Country Stadium for Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14381800Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 celebrates its graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16992400Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 celebrates graduation on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)17572400Bayfield High School Salutatorian Lillyan O'Hair speaks to the Class of 2024 on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)13741800Bayfield High School Valedictorian Brad Foutz speaks to the Class of 2024 on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15722100Bayfield High School social studies teacher and commencement speaker Jason Singh speaks to the Class of 2024 on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16032100Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 celebrates graduation on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16442100Amelia Beck receives her diploma during Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16131950Noah Box receives his diploma during Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15422100Ashlyn Farnam receives her diploma during Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16382100Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 celebrates graduation on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1362180019501613Amelia Beck receives her diploma during Bayfield High School's Class of 2024 graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at BHS. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)
Seventy-two graduating students celebrate milestone on Sunday at Wolverine Country Stadium
PHOTOS: Durango 9-R’s Title VI Native American Education program celebrates Class of 2024Graduates represent seven tribes, including Southern Ute, Ute Mountain Ute and Navajo Diné, on SaturdayOrlando Griego, Durango School District 9-R's Title VI Program Manager, speaks to the Class of 2024 during the 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16452400Dr. Lorien Chambers Schuldt, Chair and Associate Professor of Teacher Education at Fort Lewis College, speaks to the Class of 2024 during the 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at FLC's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15552100Keynote speaker LaTitia Taylor, Education Director with the Southern Ute Education Department, talk to the Class of 2024 about persevering through challenging times during the 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15112100The Class of 2024 lines up to receive their celebratory shawls and blankets during the Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)12772400Nola Burnite is fitted with her celebratory shawl and blanket during the Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15932100The Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education program held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)17252100Kendra Jim is fitted with her celebratory shawl and blanket during the Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14681800Kenji Lebbon is fitted with his celebratory shawl during the Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15302100The Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education program held its graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1476210018001468Kendra Jim is fitted with her celebratory shawl and blanket during the Durango School District 9-R Title VI Native American Education graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Fort Lewis College's Student Union Ballroom. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)
Graduates represent seven tribes, including Southern Ute, Ute Mountain Ute and Navajo Diné, on Saturday
PHOTOS: Vallecito Lake Heavy HalfMark Schenberger of Durango won Saturday’s half-marathon at Vallecito ReservoirMark Schonberger of Durango barrels through a big puddle of water en route to crossing the finish line during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. Schonberger won the event in one hour, 25 minutes and 42.89 seconds. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)19932400Ian Huang of Durango approaches the finish line during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. Huang finished in second place overall in one hour, 28 minutes and 36.45 seconds. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)13091500Truman McGee, left, and Dakota Woody, right, show support for their friend Paul Cranfill, who took part in the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. Cranfill, who's from Ignacio, finished 30th overall in two hours, 1 minute and 3.33 seconds. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16002400Melissa McGaughey of Durango turns off County Road 501 to continue on the course during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)18662400Mel Ponwith of Bayfield makes her way down County Road 501 during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)18191800Jordan Welsh of Lawrenceville, Georgia turns off County Road 501 to continue on the course during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14602400Vallecito Lake Heavy Half competitors make their way down County Road 501 on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)15902400Anthony Valdez of Durango pushes up a steep incline along County Road 501 during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1510210024001993Mark Schonberger of Durango barrels through a big puddle en route to crossing the finish line during the Vallecito Lake Heavy Half half-marathon on Saturday, May 11, 2024, near Vallecito Reservoir. Schonberger won the event in one hour, 25 minutes and 42.89 seconds. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)
Mark Schenberger of Durango won Saturday’s half-marathon at Vallecito Reservoir
Photos: Durango faces Dakota Ridge in girls soccer playoffsDHS lost 2-1 in Wednesday’s playoff opener30001908Reese Dahly of Durango High School collides with the Dakota Ridge High School goalie and player on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)Durango High School takes on Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)12582010Emery Miller of Durango High School winds up for a kick against Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16131500Bella Saren of Durango High School goes for the ball while playing Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14232010Peyton Cioppa of Durango High School looks to pass the ball on Wednesday while playing Dakota Ridge High School in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15291500Emery Miller of Durango High School goes for the ball while playing Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17051500Reese Dahly of Durango High School collides with the Dakota Ridge High School goalie and player on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19083000Amelia Scott of Durango High School fights for the ball while playing Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15371500Sydney Ryan of Durango High School goes for the ball while playing Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16152010Peyton Cioppa of Durango High School goes after the ball on Wednesday while playing Dakota Ridge High School in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20313000Bella Saren of Durango High School passes the ball while playing Dakota Ridge High School on Wednesday in the first round of playoffs at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)22031500
DHS lost 2-1 in Wednesday’s playoff opener
Photos: Fort Lewis College celebrates Class of 2024 graduationFLC gives out about 400 diplomas on SaturdayAbout 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16113000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18843000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18441500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15722010About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18343000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)10693000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15733000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20402010About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18911500The Sawmill Singers perform the honor song during the Fort Lewis College 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15791500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20193000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15231500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19972010About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)13311500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17861500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19022841About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19233000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17423000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19113000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)23133000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18753000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18663000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14761500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18833000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19063000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16683000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21773000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16653000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15133000Author, Kali Fajardo-Anstine, delivers graduations remarks during the Fort Lewis College class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20563000Author, Kali Fajardo-Anstine, delivers graduations remarks during the Fort Lewis College class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20223000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20593000Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21573000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20333000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21093000Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19011500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16351500Fort Lewis College president, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16421500Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20203000Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out his last diplomas as president of the college during the 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20723000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15971500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20913000Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14591500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17501500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15651500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20333000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)19873000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18581500Jade Sophia sings the national anthem during the Fort Lewis College class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)16101500About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Fort Lewis College graduates throw their mortar boards into the air at the end of the 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20003000Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, hands out about 400 diplomas to students during the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)23603000Audrey Leonetti, Fort Lewis College Hozhoni ambassador, reads the land acknowledgment at the beginning of the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17821500Audrey Leonetti, Fort Lewis College Hozhoni ambassador, reads the land acknowledgment at the beginning of the class of 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18893000Cassidy Kurry receives her diploma from Fort Lewis College President, Tom Stritikus, while holding her dog Missy during the 2024 commencement ceremony on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)2307293530002313About 400 Fort Lewis College class of 2024 students received their diplomas during Saturdays commencement ceremony at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)
FLC gives out about 400 diplomas on Saturday
Photos: Durango High School girls soccerDHS girls soccer takes down Fruita Monument at DHS20101804Lilly Fitzpatrick of Durango High School heads the ball away from the Durango net saving a score on Friday while playing Fruita Monument High School at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)Bella Saren of Durango High School moves the ball on Friday while playing Fruita Monument High School at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)14772010Ellis Campbell of Durango High School battles for the ball on Friday while playing Fruita Monument High School at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18721500Bella Saren of Durango High School collides with a Fruita Monument High School player on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21821500Lila Scherer-Sickler of Durango High School scores a goal against Fruita Monument High School on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)15042010Lila Scherer-Sickler, center, of Durango High School celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against Fruita Monument High School on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)13312010Lila Scherer-Sickler of Durango High School fights for the ball while playing Fruita Monument High School on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17611500Emery Miller of Durango High School controls the ball while playing Fruita Monument High School on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)21991500Reese Dahly, left, and Emma Hyder of Durango High School play defense against Fruita Monument High School on Friday at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)17411500Reese Dahly of Durango High School passes the ball on Friday while playing Fruita Monument High School at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)20301500Lilly Fitzpatrick of Durango High School headers the ball away from the Durango net saving a score on Friday while playing Fruita Monument High School at DHS. (Jerry McBride/Durango Herald)18042010
DHS girls soccer takes down Fruita Monument at DHS
PHOTOS: Fort Lewis women’s lacrosse takes on UCCSSkyhawks fall 12-7 in Sunday’s RMAC regular-season finale; Ellie Martinez scores three goals for Fort LewisEllie Martinez of Fort Lewis College looks to move the ball against Erica Rivera (3) and Jessie Ackerman (28) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)13862100Kaylin Vanzant of Fort Lewis College and Meghan Weiss (21) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs battle for possession of the ball in front of UCCS's net during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)13681350Erica Rivera (3) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs picks up the ball in front of the net and takes off going the other way with Autumn Rymerson (14) and Phoebe Ramirez (19) of Fort Lewis College chasing after her during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)17422100Ellie Martinez of Fort Lewis College rips a shot from the top right edge against Kathryn Kossack (9) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16851800Valerie Garcia of Fort Lewis College drives toward the net from the far right corner against University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14231500Mikki Brown of Fort Lewis College fires a shot from the top with several University of Colorado Colorado Springs defenders surrounding her during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)14682400Kaylin Vanzant (28) of Fort Lewis College goes on the attack against University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)18002100Phoebe Ramirez of Fort Lewis College looks to make a move attacking the left side of the net against University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)16302100Jessie Ackerman (28) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs looks to seize control of the ball against Piper Price (20) of Fort Lewis College during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)1793150018001685Ellie Martinez of Fort Lewis College rips a shot from the top right edge against Kathryn Kossack (9) of University of Colorado Colorado Springs during a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women's lacrosse match on Sunday, April 28, 2024, at Ray Dennison Memorial Field. (Matt Hollinshead/Durango Herald)
Skyhawks fall 12-7 in Sunday’s RMAC regular-season finale; Ellie Martinez scores three goals for Fort Lewis