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TCA upends rival Discovery Canyon to advance in girls' basketball

Fri, Feb 24, 2017 - 10:36 PM

Something had to give on the north side of Colorado Springs on Friday night. The No. 12 Discovery Canyon girls' basketball team entered the second-round...

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 - Wed, Feb 22, 2017

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

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ECA girls, Ellicott boys win district hoops titles

Sat, Feb 25, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Four seasons ago, Evangelical Christian Academy's freshmen starters were told just wait until your senior season. The Ellicott boys' basketball team had...

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Lewis-Palmer strikes first before falling to Regis Jesuit in second round of hockey playoffs

Fri, Feb 24, 2017 - 9:59 PM

LITTLETON - Down six goals, Lewis-Palmer coach Hal Jordan called a timeout with 25 seconds remaining to calm his team down and get as many seniors on the ice one last time.

It was the kind of bittersweet moment that seemed fitting for the Rangers, who ended a season mirrored in both extreme highs and excruciating lows with a 7-1 loss to top-seed Regis Jesuit in the second round of the state playoffs on Friday at the Ice Ranch.

"Being able to play with the seniors I've played with the last four years was a great honor," forward Christian Perry said. "It was a great way to finish it.

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