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Scouting state baseball playoffs: Five teams still remain in the hunt for a state championship

Updated: Mon, May 14, 2018
CLASS 5A No. 2 Pine Creek Game data: No. 7 Rock Canyon (11-10) vs. No. 2 Pine Creek (19-2) … Friday, 12:30 p.m. at Metro...

Scouting baseball regional playoffs: 12 area teams battle in regionals this weekend for a shot at the state tournament

Updated: Thu, May 10, 2018
The winner of each region will move on to the 5A State tournament to begin on May 18. Each region qualifies one team to the...

Behind powerhouse Peyton, 2A District 8 baseball is shaping up to be a competitive, unpredictable league

Updated: Thu, Apr 5, 2018
If there’s one thing that’s for certain in 2A District 8, it’s that the Peyton baseball team is going to be tough to beat....

Evangelical Christian baseball rebounds from extra-inning loss to Calhan with late-game comeback

Updated: Thu, Apr 5, 2018
With an extra-inning loss to a 2A District 8 rival fresh on its mind, the Evangelical Christian baseball team was not about to...

Gazette Preps 2017-18 Class 3A-1A Boys' Basketball All-Stars

Updated: Sat, Mar 31, 2018
FIRST TEAM G: Seth Fuqua, jr., The Vanguard School - The junior led the Coursers to an unbeaten run through the 3A...

Gazette Preps 2017-18 Class 3-1A Girls Basketball All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Mar 30, 2018
First team G: Josephine Howery, St. Mary’s, So. The 5-foot-9 sophomore led the Class 3A state champions in scoring with...

Thursday's prep roundup: Widefield and Calhan baseball fall in lopsided losses

Updated: Thu, Mar 29, 2018
BASEBALL Pueblo South 18, Widefield 2 At Widefield: Pueblo South peppered Widefield with 18 hits on the way to a...

Gazette Preps 2017-18 Wrestling All-Stars

Updated: Wed, Mar 28, 2018
FIRST TEAM 106: Jett Strickenberger, Discovery Canyon, fr.: He started off his high school career on a high note, finishing...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Brady Choban, Lewis-Palmer baseball

Updated: Tue, Mar 27, 2018
Lewis-Palmer senior Brady Choban’s days of wearing multiple hats on the baseball diamond are coming to a close, but he’s...

Thursday's prep roundup: Canon City baseball clinches extra-inning win

Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018
BASEBALL Calhan 13, Ellicott 2 At Ellicott: For the second time this week Calhan claimed a decisive win against area rival...

High school basketball: All-time greatest girls players from Colorado Springs

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
Who selected the players? Gazette Preps did not cast a vote in selecting these players, but rather oversaw the creation of...

Gazette Preps 2018 girls' track and field preview capsules

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
Class 5A Coronado Coach: Doug Hugill Returning athletes: Jaelyn Hershberger, jr., long and triple jumps; Madeline...

Gazette Preps 2018 girls' track and field preview capsules

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
Class 5A Coronado Coach: Doug Hugill Returning athletes: Grace Abernathy, so., distance; Chloe Cassens, sr. distance;...

Gazette Preps baseball 2018 preview capsules

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
Calhan Coach: Donovan Mitchell, fifth year Last year: 11-7 (5-5 2A District 8) Returning starters: P/OF...

Saturday's prep roundup: Doherty's run for a 5A boys' basketball title ends on last-second shot

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
CLASS 5A (2) ThunderRidge 45, (7) Doherty 43 At Denver Coliseum: Doherty’s stellar season came to an end Saturday in the...

Saturday's prep roundup: Colorado Springs Christian School girls knock off St. Mary's for Tri-Peaks title

Updated: Fri, Mar 2, 2018
Class 5A (12) Liberty 57, (44) Monarch 52 At Liberty: The Lancers are on their way to the Class 5A Sweet 16 thanks to a...

3A/2A Boys and Girls Basketball District Championships preview

Updated: Fri, Feb 23, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Class 3A Game data: No. 1 St. Mary’s vs. No. 5 Salida Friday at 4 p.m. at Pueblo Central High School...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson girls gain rare hoops playoff win

Updated: Tue, Feb 20, 2018
GIRLS' Basketball 5A playoffs Fountain-Fort Carson 57, Brighton 48 At Brighton: It had been a long wait for...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Air Academy girls' basketball extends winning streak to 18

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Calhan 60, Simla 46 At Simla: Calhan scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to earn a 2A District 8 win...

Scouting state wrestling: Top area contenders in each weight class

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
This week 109 local wrestlers will make the Pepsi Center home as they battle to bring a state championship back to the Pikes...

Pikes Peak rankings: Big week ahead for Fountain-Fort Carson girls and other teams on the cusp

Updated: Mon, Feb 12, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Feb. 12 Class 5A Doherty (18-4) Rampart (15-6) Liberty (16-6) Dropped out: N/A...

Pikes Peak rankings: 2 top girls' teams battle for No. 1 this week

Updated: Mon, Feb 5, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Feb. 5 Class 5A Doherty (16-3) Liberty (15-5) Rampart (14-5) Dropped out: N/A...

Saturday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain girls' swimming and diving dominates with several wins at Trojan Invitational

Updated: Sun, Jan 21, 2018
GIRLS’ SWIMMING AND DIVING Trojan Invitational At Fountain-Fort Carson: Cheyenne Mountain captured the team title with 456...

Pikes Peak Rankings: The race in Class 3A girls is heating up

Updated: Mon, Jan 15, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Jan. 13 Class 5A Doherty (11-2) Rampart (9-4) Liberty (9-4) Dropped out: N/A...

Pikes Peak Rankings: 5A boys, girls hoops make a switch at No. 1

Updated: Mon, Jan 8, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Jan. 8 Class 5A Doherty (9-2) Rampart (7-3) Liberty (8-3) Dropped out: N/A...

The Gazette Preps 3A-1A Volleyball Coach of the Year: Bethany Moss, Calhan

Updated: Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Entering the 2017 season, the Calhan volleyball program had just one winning season since its 20-win year in 2011. And with...

Women's basketball athletes at UCCS turn playing days into coaching careers in Colorado Springs

Updated: Fri, Dec 1, 2017
With one observation, Valor Christian girls' basketball coach Jessika Caldwell figured it was only a matter of time before one...

2017-18 Gazette Preps girls' basketball team-by-team capsules

Updated: Thu, Nov 30, 2017
5A CSML Coronado Coach: Bryan Earls (first season) Last season: 3-21 (0-13 in league) Key players: G Abriana Burr,...

Pikes Peak-area boys' basketball team capsules

Updated: Wed, Nov 29, 2017
5A Colorado Springs Metro League Coronado Coach: David Thomas (third season) Returning starters: F Jareth Morey, sr.; F...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge field hockey dominates, extends winning streak to five

Updated: Wed, Oct 11, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY Palmer Ridge 4, St. Mary’s Academy 0 At Palmer Ridge: The Bears went ahead 2-0 at halftime and cruised the...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon tops Cheyenne Mountain in softball

Updated: Wed, Sep 20, 2017
SOFTBALL     Discovery Canyon 7, Cheyenne Mountain 0 At Cheyenne Mountain: Freshman Kayden Rodgers hammered...

Saturday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge XC takes 2nd at St. Vrain Invite

Updated: Sat, Sep 9, 2017
Five area runners cracked the top-10 at the St. Vrain Invitational Cross Country Invitational at Lyon, Saturday. Ryan Moen...

The Gazette 2017 Girls' Track and Field All-Area teams

Updated: Sat, Jun 10, 2017
First team 100 meters: Gabbi Chapa, Doherty, sr.-Posted area's best time of 12.23 at 5A state meet. 200 meters: Olivia...

The Gazette 2017 Baseball All-Area teams

Published: Sat, Jun 10, 2017
Pitcher Micah Bregard Air Academy, jr. Opponents hit .151 against him as he went 6-1 with a 2.04 ERA. Pitcher Toby...

10 athletes to watch at state track and field

Updated: Wed, May 17, 2017
We tried to steer clear of track and field athletes we marked as “Athletes to Watch” before the season started. But some of...

Keep your eyes on these 10 state track and field events

Updated: Tue, May 16, 2017
Five events to watch at girls’ state track and field meet Class 5A high jump Eight athletes are separated by one inch in...

Monday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge, Kellsey Sample win Cougar Classic golf tourney

Updated: Mon, Apr 17, 2017
Highlights from Monday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' GOLF Cougar Classic At Kissing...

The Gazette 2016-17 Boys' Basketball 3A-A All-Area teams

Updated: Wed, Mar 22, 2017
First team Guard Noah Hopkins, CSCS, jr. Led 3A with 78 3-pointers (fourth most in state) and ran point for state...

Monday's prep roundup: Doherty baseball scores early, often to deal Pueblo South its first loss; Liberty gets first girls soccer win

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017
BASEBALL Doherty 10, Pueblo South 4 At Doherty: Lucas Colvin drove in three runs, and Tony Goodman had two RBIs and...

High school baseball capsules for 2017 season

Updated: Wed, Mar 15, 2017
5A CSML Doherty Coach: Mike Berkey (third season) Last year: 9-11, lost in district semifinal Key players: 2B Zach...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson, Liberty deliver first-round upsets

Updated: Wed, Feb 22, 2017
Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Class 3A district...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Vista Ridge locks up PPAC as coach Joe Hites notches win No. 400

Updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BOYS' BASKETBALL Vista Ridge 48,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Rampart's Jackson Ehrlin has 49 points in win over Liberty

Updated: Wed, Feb 8, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Rampart 86, Liberty 64 At Rampart: Jackson Ehrlin had a gigantic game to lead the 5A No. 2 Rams. The...

Peyton boys rely on depth to down rival Calhan

Updated: Sat, Feb 4, 2017
CALHAN - Peyton's boys' basketball team showed just how deep it can go when it needs to Friday night. With the Panthers' top...

Rematch between Doherty, Pine Creek in girls' hoops among games to watch

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017
This week we get several matchups between teams in the top three spots of a few conferences. It's fun to see so many league...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 23, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Team *Record Last week 5A 1. Doherty 10-3 1 2. Vista Ridge 11-4 3 3. Rampart 10-5 2 4A 1. Sand...

Plenty of contenders in Black Forest League girls’ basketball race

Updated: Thu, Jan 19, 2017
With the postseason far in the distance in high school girls' basketball, the win-or-go-home mentality is in full effect in an...

Girls' basketball capsules for 3A, 2A, 1A classes

Updated: Tue, Nov 29, 2016
Here's a team-by-team look at girls' basketball programs in the Class 3A, 2A and 1A classifications. 3A CSCS Coach: Mark...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Rampart volleyball wins 5A CSML crown

Updated: Tue, Oct 25, 2016
Highlights from Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. VOLLEYBALL Rampart 3, Coronado 1 At...

Friday's prep roundup: Peyton blanks Trinidad in football opener

Updated: Fri, Aug 26, 2016
Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. FOOTBALL Peyton 28, Trinidad 0 At...