Sports: Gazette Preps

Peter Isais, Britton Holmes claim back-to-back state wrestling titles

Sat, Feb 18, 2017 - 11:18 PM

DENVER - Pine Creek's Peter Isais had a comfortable lead as the seconds wound down on his finals win, but he decided to go for one more takedown anyway....

Saturday's prep roundup: St. Mary's boys' basketball advances to district tournament
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By: Katie OKeefe - 8 hr ago

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State wrestling notes: Cheyenne Mountain finishes third

Sat, Feb 18, 2017 - 11:34 PM

Mike McFadden (132 pounds) and Zac Baker (160) finished second as Cheyenne Mountain took third in the Class 4A team standings for the second straight season...

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The Gazette's Prep Peak Performer of the Week: Cheyenne Mountain 200-yard medley relay

Wed, Feb 15, 2017 - 3:24 PM

From the moment Harper Lehman dove into the pool, it was evident the Cheyenne Mountain girls' swimming and diving team meant business at the 4A state meet.

The Indians' 200-yard medley relay team, started by Harper in the backstroke, not only won the state title, but also set a 4A state record in the event (1 minute, 44.59 seconds), and was the tone setter for a team title for Cheyenne Mountain.

"Being able to start the meet off like that helped the whole team get excited so that we could all swim at a high level," Lehman said. "I got to set a state record with three girls who I've grown up with and looked up to, which made this even better.

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