3-sport athletes at GJHS keep a dying breed alive

By: Phil Stafford Email
By: Phil Stafford Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- John Elway and Bo Jackson represent some of the best multi-sport athletes to ever play. Nevertheless, the days of multi-sport athletes - most especially the 3-sport edition - appear to be in the rear-view mirror.

But if you look hard enough, you may find a handful of tri-sport athletes still in existence throughout the state. Lucky for us in the Grand Valley, two of them call Grand Junction High their home school.

Sean Rubalcaba and Jeff Hansen participate in three separate sports at GJHS. As of today, they play baseball, but for those two, baseball means spring. Otherwise, you'll find them on a combination of platforms - the football field or tennis court in fall, or the basketball hardwood in winter.

Watch the video for more details on the busy schedule these two young stars maintain.

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  • by Guest on Mar 27, 2012 at 11:15 AM
    Bo know sports. But Phil doesn't know how to spell Bo.
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      by A on Mar 29, 2012 at 01:55 PM in reply to Guest
      Bo is the way BO Jackson spelled his name. Before you try to correct everyone, know the facts
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        by Anonymous on Mar 30, 2012 at 01:41 PM in reply to A
        Before you pass judgement,it was spelled Beau before Phil changed it to Bo. But thanks for your life changing advice.
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