The end of an era, and the beginning of two?

By Chris Freud

So, the first time I interviewed John Ramunno was after Eagle Valley football had just lost to Meeker, 7-6, in October 1997.The Devils had the ball within the 10-yard line, but couldn’t punch it in. And scared out of my wits, I asked, “Coach, did you think about going for the field goal?”Ramunno answered, “Well, Chris, we couldn’t block worth a (bleep) on special teams tonight.”That’s why you gotta love the guy.It’s been a wild week in football with Ramunno retiring after 34 years as the head coach in Gypsum and Battle Mountain’s Kevin Meyer walking away one day earlier. …

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