Losing more games than are won is always tough for an athletic program. It can be even tougher for an incoming coach, who doesn’t know whether players’ spirits are broken following a devastating season.

Western Football — In slightly more than a month, the Western State Colorado University football team will kick off their season at Idaho State University. The team is hoping to improve this year upon the worst record the Mountaineers have posted since the 2012 season.

Never count them out.

Despite getting off to a shaky start, Ol’ Miner once again proved why they have dominated the Gunnison co-ed softball league year after year. They destroyed Shondeck Financial 21-6 in the 2018 championship Tuesday night.

The first year for a new coaching staff can be a little rough — especially when you're understaffed. The Gunnison High School (GHS) football program can relate. The team recorded an 0-9 record last season with only three coaches on staff .

Like any rodeo cowboy, Peydon McIntyre would love to take his shot at making the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.

The Gunnison Stingrays now have six swimmers qualified for the Colorado Swimming Long-course (CSL) State Senior Championships next week in Thornton — with 30 qualified for Seasonal State Championships the following week.