The dream season came to an end last Saturday afternoon for the Gunnison High School (GHS) boys basketball team. It was an emotional moment, with hardly a dry eye left in the gymnasium after the final buzzer sounded and the sting and finality of a hard-fought loss to Sterling settled in.
Western Women’s Basketball — Time seemingly froze for the Western Colorado University women’s basketball team and their supporters in the Virginia Harris Sports and Education Room on Sunday night. The NCAA Selection Show had reached the final team — the No. 6 seed — out of the South Central Region.
GHS Boys Basketball — It’s not easy to beat a good team twice — let alone twice in a span of eight days and with a berth to the Western Slope League (WSL) 3A District Tournament finals on the line in the second match-up.