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CSCS boys seeded behind Manitou by RPI, despite two Lions wins over Mustangs

Sun, Feb 26, 2017 - 9:27 PM

Colorado Springs Christian may have gotten the better of Manitou Springs during the boys' basketball season, but you wouldn't know it as the Class 3A...

Saturday's prep roundup: Sierra tops Pueblo Central in 2 OTs of 4A boys' basketball playoff
Saturday's prep roundup: Sierra tops Pueblo Central in 2 OTs of 4A boys' basketball playoff

By: Scott Kaniewski - Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Highlights from Saturday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BOYS' BASKETBALL Class 4A second round No. 11 Sierra 51, No. 22...

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Mesa Ridge eliminates rival Widefield as Dylan Mileto hits 1,000-point mark

Sat, Feb 25, 2017 - 10:57 PM

Senior Dylan Mileto entered Saturday night's game needing 23 points to become the first boys' basketball player in Mesa Ridge history to reach 1,000 points....

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Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Hunter Maldonado, Vista Ridge, basketball

Mon, Feb 27, 2017 - 8:39 PM

Vista Ridge senior Hunter Maldonado won't settle in the spotlight. He'd prefer to pass it on.

By now, a collection of the Wyoming commit's runaway dunks and filthy finishes has spread far across the Twitter landscape, as many basketball enthusiasts have at least gotten a peek at the forward's on-court potential.

His bigger attributes are offline.

Maldonado, with the end of his high school career in sight, says he hopes to leave behind a team that continues to prosper well after he's gone. His guidance through some early season growing pains certainly has helped the cause.

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Mesa Ridge AD DJ Latino recalls Pueblo East roots heading into girls' hoops playoff matchup
Mesa Ridge AD DJ Latino recalls Pueblo East roots heading into girls' hoops playoff matchup

By: Kevin Carmody - 5 hr ago

DJ Latino is sure to meet plenty of friends prior to Tuesday's game between Pueblo East and Mesa Ridge in a girls' 4A round of 16 basketball matchup....

This week's Gazette Preps schedule
This week's Gazette Preps schedule

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High school Boys' BASKETBALL Class 2A Friday East Region ­- Pod A at Mullen (10) Ellicott vs. (15) Burlington Pod D at Doherty (7) Peyton vs....

Girls' basketball playoff capsules for 5A, 4A
Girls' basketball playoff capsules for 5A, 4A

By: Scott Kaniewski - 8 hr ago

A berth in the quarterfinals and a trip to the Denver Coliseum is just one win away as teams hit the round of 16 on Tuesday in the 5A and 4A girls'...

Class 2A boys' basketball regional tournament brackets
Class 2A boys' basketball regional tournament brackets

By: Scott Kaniewski - Sun, Feb 26, 2017

The Class 2A boys' basketball regional tournaments begin this week. Here's a look at the brackets that will help determine state qualifiers.

Class 2A girls' basketball regional tournament brackets
Class 2A girls' basketball regional tournament brackets

By: Scott Kaniewski - Sun, Feb 26, 2017

The Class 2A girls' basketball regional tournaments begin this week. Here's a look at the brackets that will help determine state qualifiers.

High school basketball boys' and girls' brackets

By: Scott Kaniewski - Sun, Feb 26, 2017

High school basketball and hockey playoffs begin this week. Playoff brackets were released Sunday for boys' and girls' hoops and for hockey.

Doherty falls to Arapahoe in 5A boys' basketball battle
Doherty falls to Arapahoe in 5A boys' basketball battle

By: Jonathan Toman - Sat, Feb 25, 2017

In a game that looked like a bigger mismatch on paper than it actually was, No. 27 Arapahoe (11-14) bounced No. 6 Doherty (20-4) from the 5A state...