From professional basketball to public speaking, Adrian Branch stands out — quite literally — among the crowd. The 6-foot, 7-inch guard and forward starred at the University of Maryland from 1981 to 1985, where he led the Terrapins to an Athletic Coast Conference Championship.

GHS Baseball — Road woes continued this past weekend for the Gunnison High School (GHS) baseball team. The Cowboys traveled to Eaton High School to compete in a varsity tournament, first falling to La Junta before succumbing to Highlands.

CBHS Soccer — The Crested Butte Soccer team (CBHS) increased their winning streak to three games this past weekend after defeating Ignacio 10-0 and Montezuma-Cortez 2-1. Both games were in Gunnison.

GHS Baseball — It didn’t take long for the Gunnison High School (GHS) baseball squad to show they were the better team this past Saturday. The Cowboys destroyed Grand Valley High School 24-0 at home.

Western Soccer — Improving day in and day out while also having fun is the name of the game for Ingrid Alvarez and the Western State Colorado University soccer team during the spring season.

GHS Baseball — The Gunnison High School (GHS) baseball team hit a bump in their season this past weekend, dropping three games at La Junta High School in tournament play.

Mother Nature delivered the worst of all situations to racers in the 21st annual Grand Traverse ski race this past weekend. But in typical fashion for many of the die-hard athletes who toed the line for this monumental undertaking, they made the best of the situation.

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