GHS Cross Country — The Cowboys cross country runners are becoming accustomed to quality finishes at the state’s biggest meets.

When Sean O’Donnell pulled up to Marshall Mountain outside Missoula, Mont. this past week, he was confident and proud. He knew his team was one of the best in Division II mountain biking, and he couldn’t wait to show everyone.

GHS Mountain Biking — The Gunnison High School (GHS) mountain bike team took to the course one last time this past weekend, traveling to Durango to compete in the state championships.

Western Swimming — Western Colorado University broke a pool record in their fi rst home meet of the season this past Friday. The Mountaineers defeated Colorado State University-Pueblo 134-84 in the process.

GHS Volleyball — It’s been a rough start to the month of October for the Gunnison High School (GHS) volleyball team. The Cowboys fell to Aspen in four sets on Saturday (17-25, 25-18, 13-25 and 16-25) and Salida on Tuesday.

That was after losses to Grand Valley and Coal Ridge Oct. 6.

GHS Softball — Start strong, and a strong finish.

The Gunnison High School (GHS) softball team accomplished the latter this past Friday in the squad’s final game of the season against the Alamosa Mean Moose.

GHS Cross Country — Hard work, and a lot of training. Gunnison High School (GHS) sophomore Aulea Rollins cites as much for the success she’s experienced this season. With five invitationals already in the books, Rollins has finished in the top 10 in all of them — with three top-five finishes.