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Discovery Canyon hopes experience, depth can take boys golf to new heights at state

Sat, Sep 24, 2016 - 8:10 PM

Up to now, Discovery Canyon has repeated its accomplishments from a historic 2015 season, first by defending its Pikes Peak Athletic Conference boys' golf...

Friday's prep roundup: Peyton downs Ellicott

By: - 17 hr ago

A look at Friday's high school sports results.

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Pine Creek revives, drops Vista Ridge with 2nd-half deluge of points

Fri, Sep 23, 2016 - 10:54 PM

A spectacular second half, led by freshman David Moore, propelled Pine Creek to a 39-14 victory at Vista Ridge. Pine Creek trailed Vista Ridge 14-12 at...

Peak Performers

Gazette's Peak Performer of the Week, Zander Offutt, Doherty football

Mon, Sep 19, 2016 - 10:27 PM

Almost exactly one year ago, Zander Offutt went from second-string quarterback to the man in charge of the Doherty offense.

What a difference a year can make.

The Spartan senior signal caller posted a monster game in a 57-12 rout of rival Palmer on Friday, throwing for 271 yards and four touchdowns, while also running for a score.

"The difference for me this year is having those extras practices and reps over the summer, and getting the timing right with my receivers," Offutt said. "My offensive linemen all improved over the summer and got bigger and stronger. Last year, we had a lot of young guys, and this season we're much more experienced."

In 2015, Offutt helped guide Doherty to the 5A playoffs, but his

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A look at Friday's high school sports results.

Slow start proves costly as Rampart falls to Ponderosa
Slow start proves costly as Rampart falls to Ponderosa

By: - Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Rampart had a fireworks show at halftime of its homecoming matchup with Ponderosa, and that was about all that went right for the Rams.

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Ethan Powell, Air Academy cramp Terrors' style at Coronado's Cougar Classic
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By: - Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Palmer cross country coach Rob Gilliam first heard about Awet Beraki like this: There's a kid that ran up the Manitou Incline three times before many...

Mesa Ridge football ground games pounds George Washington

By: Scott Kaniewski - Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Mesa Ridge was expecting a strong performance Thursday night.

The Grizzlies got it, especially in the second half.

Mesa Ridge blew out...

Thursday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson wins again

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FOOTBALL

Fountain-Fort Carson 18, Castle View 14

At Douglas County Stadium: Fueled by a play-making defense and an opportunistic...

This week's prep schedule

By: - Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Preps schedule for September 23-29

September 23

CROSS COUNTRY

Pine Creek at Lawrence, Kan., Dave Sanders Invitational, both...

3 prep football games to watch this week around Colorado Springs: Mesa Ridge, Vista Ridge and more
3 prep football games to watch this week around Colorado Springs: Mesa Ridge, Vista Ridge and more

By: Scott Kaniewski - Thu, Sep 22, 2016

With conference games on the horizon, teams will be wanting to fine tune their play.

What better way to do that than set yourself some...