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Rodeo Sports

Yazzie, Chee win average, Final Four at fair rodeo

ABOVE: Breakaway roper Odessa Yazzie of Brimhall, N.M., quickly stops her horse after she ropes her calf on Sunday. Yazzie won the average and Final Four round during the 68th

Sports Volleyball

Prep’s mental game leads to victory over Shiprock

The Navajo Prep Lady Eagles are already setting themselves apart from the volleyball pack thanks to their mental strength. In a match on Sept. 2 against District 1-4A Shiprock, Navajo

Track & Field

Lady Hawks win thanks to strong finish by Johnson

For much of the race the Thoreau Lady Hawks had the Rehoboth Lady Lynx on their hip. But with four runners in the top 11 and a strong finish by

Football Sports

Laguna Acoma’s McGee rushes for 475 yards, 8 TDs

It was the David McGee Show last Friday. McGee, a senior running back for the Laguna Acoma Hawks, ran for 475 yards and eight touchdowns, which is unofficially the single

Football Sports

Washington Redskins donate $30,000 to local school

The Monument Valley, Utah, football team will receive more than $30,000 from the “Original Americans Foundation” for the upcoming 2014 season. The National Football League franchise owner, Dan Snyder, established

Baseball Reporter's Notebook

Reporter’s Notebook: Does Jacoby deserve the rank of ‘hero’?

Every summer since 2007, dugouts across or near the Navajo Nation have been packed with young baseball players talking about how they wish they could be like Jacoby Ellsbury. Some