Results for Best Mascot 2013

Total Votes: 2,104

Mean Moose

Alamosa, CO

Alamosa's nickname came to be by accident. Back in the early 1970s, Alamosa went by the nickname The Moose.  The school's mascot, as created by local cartoonist Charles Asay, featured a mean-looking moose. But when the school sent inst...

Total Votes: 5,459


Brush, CO

Brush, a small farming town tucked away in Northeast Colorado, gets its name from the town's past. The dry land surrounding Brush has long been by supported a thriving sugar-beet industry. Hence the Beetdiggers, a device used to harvest the...

Total Votes: 75,408


Evergreen, CO

No, the Clear Creek Golddiggers weren't named after one of Kanye's exes. Though that's not a bad idea. These Golddiggers got their name because gold was first discovered in Colorado in an area not too far from Clear Creek. The school's masc...

Total Votes: 12,024

Rocky Mountain Oysters

Carbondale, CO

The Oysters in and of itself would be a unique mascot. But to fully appreciate the charm behind the Colorado Rocky Mountain School Oysters, you must know that a rocky mountain oyster isn't seafood. Nope, it's a Colorado delicacy of fried bu...

Total Votes: 71,776


Rocky Ford, CO

Like many small-town high schools, Rocky Ford's mascot comes from the area's key economic driver. Local farmers are known for producing melons, most notably watermelon and cantaloupes. Hence the mascot. The school colors correspond with wat...

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