Sports

El Diablo May 21, 2018

In 1972, Congress passed the Educational Amendments which mention Title IX, a law that prohibits any type of discrimination against women in federally-funded athletic programs. Title IX includes the equal treatment of both male and female athletes concerning equipment and supplies, scheduling of games and practice times, coaching, tutoring, locker rooms, competitive facilities and much […]

El Diablo May 21, 2018

A common complaint from the high school age population of Durango is that during the hot summer months, without school to provide structure, there seems to be nothing to do. But this summer, before you throw the towel in and spend your days locked inside glued to your laptop screen, I suggest getting a good […]

El Diablo May 11, 2018

The SAS red team scores the winning touchdown during DHS’s homecoming powderpuff game. Durango High School’s homecoming week is fulfilled with many fun activities inside and out of school such as Macho Man, The Bonfire, and the homecoming dance itself. Aside from those activities, Powder Puff is one of the many exciting things to happen. […]

El Diablo May 10, 2018

With the expectations and pressure that coaches, parents and teachers put on kids, it’s hard to believe that they manage to get through high school. School is difficult enough, and with sports in addition to that, it can be overwhelming. In the midst of their hectic lives, many students at DHS perform at a high […]

El Diablo May 10, 2018

This fall season, the Durango High School Cross Country team will host the annual CHSAA 4A Region 5 Championships on their home course. After a rousing success at Durango Cross Country’s (DXC) Southwest Sunset Classic, athletes and coaches alike are excited to come back and race on Durango’s home turf. “I’ve grown up playing golf […]

El Diablo May 10, 2018

This fall season, the Durango High School Cross Country team will host the annual CHSAA 4A Region 5 Championships on their home course. After a rousing success at Durango Cross Country’s (DXC) Southwest Sunset Classic, athletes and coaches alike are excited to come back and race on Durango’s home turf. “I’ve grown up playing golf […]

El Diablo May 10, 2018

The Durango High School Volleyball team started a new program featuring teachers at DHS. The purpose behind this program is to share a little bit of the volleyball experience with teachers throughout the high school, with an overarching goal to receive greater support. The volleyball team, before each home game, selects three teachers they want […]

El Diablo May 10, 2018

It is no secret that feelings on the Colorado High School Athletics Association organization are mixed and a bit apprehensive. However, CHSAA- being the authoritative voice in high school sports and activities, has launched the new Back My Team contest, testing enthusiastic high school students on who can show the most school spirit, and it […]

El Diablo May 9, 2018

Durango High School remembers the heartbreaking loss in last year’s playoffs, in which the overtime game came down to a last second shot by Evergreen. Last year’s senior class held 11 varsity basketball players, who led the team to the second round of the state playoffs. After the loss of these star-seniors, the inexperienced team […]

El Diablo May 9, 2018

With the expectations and pressure that coaches, parents and teachers put on kids, it’s hard to believe that they manage to get through high school. School is difficult enough, and with sports in addition to that, it can be overwhelming. In the midst of their hectic lives, many students at DHS perform at a high […]