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Eagles fall in district semis, still qualify for regionals

Heading into last Tuesday’s district quarterfinal contest with Eads, the Stratton Eagles knew that even without winning a single game in the tournament, there was a very high likelihood of qualifying for this weekend’s regional round. They solidified those chances by winning that contest, but the Eagles bowed...
STRATTON, CO
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Eads Drops District 4 First Round to Stratton, 14-6

Despite collecting eight hits in the District 4 first round contest at #4 Stratton, the #5 ranked Eads Eagles fell short to the Eagles from the north, 14-6, and nearly ended their up-and-down season with a 8-8 overall record. However, due to the strength of their RPI ranking, the Eagles...
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Eagles have winning streak snapped

A six-game winning streak came to an end for the Stratton Eagles last week, as they had losses sandwiched around a lopsided win. The Eagles struggled to score in defeats by Burlington and Simla but had no such issues in their victory over La Veta. It took more than a...
BURLINGTON, CO
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Stratton school board accepts resignations, hires new principal

The board of education of Stratton School District R-4 met in regular session in the high school library on March 28 at 6 p.m. with all board members present. Also in attendance were Shelby Thompson, athletic director, Kolby Brubacher, principal, Kandy Davis, superintendent, and Kathy Lewis as recorder. Athletic director.
STRATTON, CO
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Child Care for the Stratton Community

I am sure many of you have asked or wondered about the future of the site of the old bowling alley/school gymnasium, affectionately known as the “Blue Whale.”. The site was acquired by Stratton Area Foundation in 2018 and following a period of demolition and clean up, the site was cleared with the intent that this site would be an ideal location for a child care facility.
STRATTON, CO
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Lady Eagle golfers compete at Akron

With dangerously high winds in the forecast, the Stratton lady golfers hit the links at Akron last Friday morning, squaring off against familiar foes, and Mother Nature, for the Washington County Invitational. To mitigate those high winds, the event began 90 minutes ahead of plan. The Lady Eagles still struggled...
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Eads Baseball Finishes Fifth in Conference 3, Will Take On #4 Stratton

The Eads Eagles ended the regular season with three non-conference games on slate as they prepare for the upcoming playoffs. On Tuesday they took on 2A Crowley County at the Eads field and found away to win the contest, 4-2. They then traveled to a tri-meet with 2A Simla and the always strong Otis Bulldogs. The Eagles would drop both contests losing to Simla, 8-1 and then to Otis, 5-3.
CROWLEY COUNTY, CO
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Area Baseball Roundup

The regular season has ended for the area 1A teams, all who now advance into the first round of the District 3 Tournament. Winners of quarterfinal games on Tuesday at the higher seed will advance to the semifinals in Las Animas on Saturday, May 7. The County Line Rivals are...
LAS ANIMAS, CO
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Eagles push winning streak to six with sweep

High winds limited last week’s action for the Stratton Eagles to just a doubleheader against Springfield on Tuesday. The Eagles made the most of what little time they got on the diamond, sweeping the Longhorns 15-0 and 7-4, running their winning streak to six games and improving their record to 8-7 overall.
BURLINGTON, CO
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Stratton golfers eighth at Yuma

In a season filled with less than ideal weather conditions, the Stratton Lady Eagles continue to battle tough courses and Mother Nature. Last Friday, they hit the links at the Yuma Invitational, where they finished eighth in the team race. Six shots separated the top four teams, with Holyoke taking...
STRATTON, CO
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Spring Babies

The incessant wind we have been having lately has had more than a few people not appreciating the beauty of the spring season. So a drive around the countryside was in order to put a more positive spin on a season marked with drier than normal conditions and what seems to be non-stop wind.
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