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Cheyenne Mountain wins 1st boys' playoff game since 2014

Wed, Feb 22, 2017 - 11:02 PM

Cheyenne Mountain junior Luke Martin couldn't remember the last time the Indians had won a playoff game before Wednesday's 65-41 win over Harrison. He...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson, Liberty deliver first-round upsets
Wednesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson, Liberty deliver first-round upsets

By: Katie OKeefe - 22 hr ago

Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Class 3A district tournament Colorado...

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Mustangs get past slow start courtesy Megyeri

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 - 10:49 AM

In Shelby Megyeri's first three seasons at Manitou Springs, the Mustangs finished 66-14. In the early stages of Megyeri's fourth, and final, season, the...

Peak Performers

Gazette's Prep Peak Performer of the Week: Peter Isais, Pine Creek wrestling

Mon, Feb 20, 2017 - 4:50 PM

Wrestling is in Peter Isais' blood. It's a family tradition, and he has certainly made his family proud.

The Pine Creek senior defeated Cheyenne Mountain's Zac Baker by a 13-6 decision to win the 160-pound 4A state championship. It was his second straight state title - he also won the 5A crown at the same weight class last season.

"It's an amazing feeling to know that all your hard work and effort that you put in - in the weight room and wrestling room - paid off," Isais said. "The beauty of wrestling is that it's an individual sport, so when you go out there, it's all on you. After winning one title, your name is out there, and you have a target on your back."

The target on his back didn't matter at his final state

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By: - Tue, Feb 21, 2017

Bailey Torres knew as she was warming up that it was going to be a big night for her and her Rampart team. Torres scored a game-high 20 points,...