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    Rams lax team hopes for post-season nod

    The Roaring Fork High School Rams girls lacrosse team’s success on the playing field may translate to a state tournament bid. It would be the second playoffs appearance for the Rams, with the first in 2019.

    The results of the Rams last two games — againstread more →

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    Rams season winds down

    As the sports season winds down for Roaring Fork High School (RFHS) Rams, a few games and a memorial tournament remain.

    Two sports—girls soccer and baseball—recently honored senior student-athletes with on-field presentations attended by family, friends and fans.

    Girls soccer honored seniors Grace Jardine,read more →

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    Season D sports extend into June

    At the beginning of April, the Colorado High School Activities Association forwarded a statement to all member schools that they were in consultation with the Colorado Office of Civil Rights to extend Season D sports and events.

    As Season C sports concluded, two weeks ago, practices for Season… read more →

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    RFHS volleyball: where camaraderie wins

    Last Thursday was Senior Night for varsity girls’ volleyball at Roaring Fork High School (RFHS). The formidable Delta Panthers would leave town with a victory in tow; however, no loss could dampen the spirits of a team that has formed closely-knit bonds over the season.

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    Homecoming closes under Friday Night Lights

    Roaring Fork High School’s homecoming week concluded under the stadium lights, with Rams football hosting the Grand Valley High School Fighting Cardinals on Friday, April 23.

    The Rams 44-0 loss was a tough close to a season abbreviated by COVID-19. Yet, the team, whose roster is comprised mostly… read more →

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    Rams football is back!

    On a 67-degree Saturday afternoon, without a cloud in the sky, you could feel the electricity in the air — Roaring Fork High School Rams varsity football was back in Carbondale.
    The Rams may have suffered a stinging defeat in their 47–6 conference loss to the Manitou Springs Mustangs… read more →

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    Community pitches for indoor batting

    What’s that famous line from the film “Field of Dreams?” If you build it, they will come. In Carbondale, it’s — if you need to build it, we will come.
    Construction is underway on an enclosed 80 foot by 30 foot batting facility at Ron Patch Memorial Field’s southeast… read more →

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    Roaring Fork Rams prep for Season C

    Roaring Fork High School (RFHS) began practices this week for the Season C sports of football, girls volleyball, and boys soccer.
    The 2020-2021 high school sports calendar was modified by the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, splitting the school year into four… read more →

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    Basketball season warms up

    Photos by Sue Rollyson
    Sopris Sun Correspondent

    Roaring Fork High School basketball teams played their first games on Jan. 28. Varsity boys won 72-49 against Olathe. The girls also gave Olathe a good challenge but ultimately lost 41-28. To guard against the spread of COVID,… read more →

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    Basalt Buzz - Football returns to Basalt High School

    Senior Rulbe Alvarado, who made the all-state team as a Longhorns varsity junior, lifts at the gym as team members watch: junior Sam Sherry, wide receiver and linebacker, and sophomore Trevin Beckman, running back and linebacker. Photo by Roberta McGowan.

    It may seem like ages…

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