Sports: David Ramsey

Mustangs get past slow start courtesy Megyeri

Wed, Feb 22, 2017 - 10:14 PM

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...

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 - 6 min 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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Rampart girls' basketball team advances, sets up another game with Doherty

Tue, Feb 21, 2017 - 10:39 PM

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, including...

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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: Scott Kaniewski - 23 hr ago

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Cheyenne Mountain hockey team eliminated from playoffs by Pueblo County
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Liberty, Pine Creek girls' programs enjoy stress-free seasons, turn page on past turmoil
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By: Kevin Carmody - Mon, Feb 20, 2017

At this time last year, the girls' basketball programs at Liberty and Pine Creek were 5A playoff bound, but with dark clouds overhead. Both had...