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Colorado Ski Resorts Receive Belated Christmas Present

~ by Trevor Phipps ~ Even though large storms have missed the Teller County area this winter, snow totals for the ski resorts in Colorado’s high country have recently been pretty decent, with promising prospects for the rest of the season.   Last week, when the storm system hit the state, just about every ski resort…

Woodland Park Hockey Team Facing Brutal Ice Opponents

~ by Trevor Phipps ~ Woodland Park’s first high school hockey team is having a pretty rough first season on the ice. But, according to Coach Chad Mason, the team knew that they were getting thrown to the Arctic wolves right off the bat. The team’s first season ever started with matches against four of…

Woodland B-Ball Team Jumps to Winning Start

~ by Trevor Phipps ~ Woodland Park High School Boys’ Basketball Head Coach John Paul Geniesse was bustling with confidence early this season, and predicted that the WP b-ball team would be headed to the state tournament.   And so far, that prediction appears on track. The team currently has a record of 5-2 and the…

Lady Panther Hoopsters On Stride For A Winning Season

~ by Trevor Phipps ~ The Lady Panthers are part of the high school winter sports excitement, as they too have started their 2017-2018 season off with a winning record. The girls have only played five games so far, but currently hold a 3-2 record. But, unlike the boys, the Lady Panthers already have racked…

Broncos/Chiefs Preview

By Bob Volpe Well, the last game of a disappointing season is at hand. The Broncos host the 2018 AFC West Champion Kansas City Chiefs next Sunday. Last week the Chiefs cemented the AFC West title beating the Miami Dolphins 29-13. This is the second consecutive year the Chiefs have won the AFC West. Chiefs QB…

Broncos/Redskins Preview

~ by Bob Volpe ~ This week the Broncos travel again, this time to the nation’s capitol to face the Washington Redskins. This one is an early game, so those of you who are still watching, because you love your team, win or lose; it starts at 11am on Sunday. Last week the 5-8 Redskins beat the…

Colorado State Falls Short in New Mexico Bowl

Stellar Weather and Pre-Game Festivities Cap Trip for TMJ Sports Writer ~ by Trevor Phipps ~ The Albuquerque weather was as good as you could ask for in December. And after a half a week’s worth of Bowl Game festivities, the two teams, the Colorado State Rams and the Marshall Thundering Herd were ready to…

Woodland Hockey Team Faces Off Against State Powerhouses

~ byTrevor Phipps ~   The Woodland Park High School Hockey team has hit the ice in its inaugural season, but is shaking off some rookie mistakes.   The team has suffered three losses, starting off with a 0-3 record. However, Panther hockey coach Chad Mason remains optimistic about their forthcoming chances in their debut…