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Gazette Preps 2017-18 5A-4A Girls' Basketball All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Mar 30, 2018
FIRST TEAM G: Chloe Welch, sr., Mesa Ridge - Welch concluded her impressive high school career by leading her team to the...

Doherty's Brionna McBride, Kyrele Benford lead CSML all-stars to sweep of PPAC

Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018
Spectators at the Class 5A Colorado Springs Metro League vs. Class 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference all-star basketball games...

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...

All-time area high school basketball team: It's time to honor the girls of Colorado Springs

Updated: Tue, Feb 27, 2018
In 2012, Lewis-Palmer’s Josh Scott and Sierra’s Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state’s...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge boys' basketball scores 106 in final regular-season home game

Updated: Tue, Feb 13, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Mesa Ridge 106, Canon City 52 At Mesa Ridge: The Grizzlies surpassed 100 points in their final game on...

Prep notebook: Vista Ridge wrestler Jeff Flippen finding success after shedding weight

Updated: Sun, Feb 11, 2018
Vista Ridge wrestler Jeff Flippen had to drop more than 50 pounds over last wrestling season just to make weight and see...

Friday's prep roundup: Doherty in hunt for team title after first day of Class 5A Region 3 wrestling tournament

Updated: Fri, Feb 9, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Class 5A State Championships At Chatfield: Lewis-Palmer junior Meredith Rees seeded fourth in...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Chloe Welch's big night helps Mesa Ridge stay unbeaten in league

Updated: Thu, Feb 8, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Widefield 79, Mitchell 35 At Widefield: The Gladiators broke things open behind a 22-6 run that spanned...

SIGNING DAY: Colorado Springs-area athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent

Updated: Wed, Feb 7, 2018
Wednesday marks the third official Signing Day for high school athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent. Find out...

Monday’s prep roundup: Big rally helps Widefield boys escape upset-minded Woodland Park

Updated: Mon, Feb 5, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Widefield 60, Woodland Park 56 At Woodland Park: Randall Days scored a game-high 27 points and helped...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball trio comes up big in win over league foe Falcon

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Widefield 52, Elizabeth 33 At Widefield: Aaliyah Ricketts led with 19 points and Charisse Fairley...

Thursday's prep roundup: Doherty boys and girls basketball teams down Pine Creek

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Doherty 65, Pine Creek 53 At Pine Creek: The Eagles owned a two-point advantage headed back to the home...

Wednesday's Gazette Preps roundup: Mesa Ridge, Air Academy and Palmer Ridge among winners in girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Jan 31, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Mesa Ridge 68, Widefield 41 At Widefield: Mesa Ridge coach Jeff Beatty feels like he acquired a big-time...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Liberty boys secure one-point win, CSS girls play spoiler in 2A Black Forest league

Updated: Tue, Jan 30, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Evangelical Christian Academy 50, Colorado Springs School 37 At Colorado Springs School: Justin Holt led...

Prep notebook: Manitou Springs finally gets a victory over rival CSCS

Updated: Tue, Jan 30, 2018
One of the more exciting boys’ basketball rivalries around town over the recent years has been from Manitou Springs-Colorado...

Monday’s prep roundup: Palmer hockey beats Woodland Park to end season-opening slide

Updated: Mon, Jan 29, 2018
HOCKEY Palmer 6, Woodland Park 3 At Sertich: Zack Swain scored three goals and added two assists to help Palmer end its...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Doherty stays unbeaten in league by holding off F-FC in double-OT

Updated: Tue, Jan 23, 2018
BOYS' BASKETBALL Doherty 64, Fountain-Fort Carson 59, 2OT At Fountain-Fort Carson: Doherty blew a late four-point lead in...

Thursday's prep roundup: Howery's big night helps St. Mary's girls stay unbeaten

Updated: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Fountain-Fort Carson 63, Scott City (Kan.) 52 At Colby, Kansas: Rashon Barron led three Trojans in double...

Coronado freshman Fatinah Muhammed a steal for Cougar girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Coronado’s first-year girls basketball coach, Bryan Earls, and his budding freshman Fatinah Muhammed are boldly attempting to...

Fountain-Fort Carson's size, speed too much for Coronado

Updated: Wed, Jan 17, 2018
The first bucket came easy for the young and undersized Coronado High School girls’ basketball team in Friday’s Colorado...

Wednesday's prep roundup: St. Mary's clinch one-point win to remain undefeated in girls' basketball

Updated: Thu, Jan 11, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Discovery Canyon 74, Sand Creek 46 At Discovery Canyon: The Thunder scored 23 points in the third quarter...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Doherty girls claim OT win over Pine Creek

Updated: Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Cole Sienknecht hit four 3-pointers and scored 28 points for the second consecutive game to lift the Mustangs to their third...

Saturday's prep roundup: Johnny Lopez, KJ Kearns earn titles as Coronado wrestling takes second at Colfax Smackdown

Updated: Mon, Jan 8, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Doherty 66, Coronado 31 At Doherty: Brionna McBride led with 13 points and Mykiaa Minniss added 11 and...

Friday's prep roundup: Air Academy's Ryan Self hits two late-game shots in boys' basketball win over Sand Creek

Updated: Fri, Jan 5, 2018
ICE HOCKEY Creste Butte 5, Rampart At Sertich Ice Center: Tyler Montoya scored two goals but the Rams couldn’t overcome a...

Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek girls' basketball blows past Coronado in CSML opener

Updated: Thu, Jan 4, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Pine Creek 55, Coronado 21 At Pine Creek: Kate Ogrodny had 15 points and three blocks and Jordyn...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Coronado hockey downs Palmer

Updated: Tue, Dec 19, 2017
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Palmer Ridge 42, Vista Peak 29 At Vista Peak: The Palmer Ridge defense limited Vista Peak to less than...

Saturday’s prep roundup: Local wrestlers take top honors at prestigious Northern Colorado meet

Updated: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
WRESTLING Old Chicago NCCT At Greeley: Jett Strickenberger of Discovery Canyon and Cheyenne Mountain’s Deonte Bridges took...

5 prep events to watch this weekend in Colorado Springs area highlighted by Liberty and Vista Ridge boys' basketball

Updated: Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Here are five area high school events to keep an eye on this weekend: Boys' basketball: The Classical Academy (3-2) at...

Coronado claws back against Lewis-Palmer behind Marisol Estrada's second-half surge

Updated: Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Eventually, she figured, her shots would fall. Fortunately for Coronado junior guard Marisol Estrada, there was just enough...

Saturday's prep roundup: Four double-digit scorers lead St. Mary's to first boys' basketball win of season

Updated: Sat, Dec 9, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL St. Mary's 76, Manitou Springs 65 At Manitou Springs: Gabe Calhoun scored 20 points and Camden Raedel and...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer girls win tournament opener

Updated: Tue, Dec 5, 2017
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Lewis-Palmer 50, Peak to Peak 13 At Skyline: Preslee Enget scored 16 points and Arianna Blowe added 11...

Nikki Derrell delivers in Sand Creek girls' basketball debut

Updated: Tue, Dec 5, 2017
During a timeout in the opening half Monday night, Coronado coach Bryan Earls implored his team to contain Sand Creek’s Nikki...

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,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge locks up 4A CSML girls' basketball crown

Updated: Tue, Feb 14, 2017
Girls' Basketball Mesa Ridge 54, Cañon City 51 At Mesa Ridge: Behind 23 points and 16 rebounds from sophomore Ashley...

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...

Monday's prep roundup: Tedquist's 3-pointer boosts Canon City girls past Sierra

Updated: Mon, Feb 6, 2017
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Canon City 51, Sierra 48 At Canon City: Kate Tedquist hit a 3-pointer from the right corner as time...

Monday's prep roundup: TCA snaps Mesa Ridge winning streak in girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017
GIRLS' BASKETBALL TCA 70, Mesa Ridge 63 At TCA: Raegan Bervig led four scorers in double figures with 17 points as Pikes...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Vanguard boys' basketball continues surge with road win at Buena Vista

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Vanguard 78, Buena Vista 71 At Buena Vista: Seth Fuqua poured in 34 points, helping The Vanguard School...

Saturday's prep roundup: Doherty defeats Liberty in girls' basketball

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Doherty 64, Liberty 40 At Doherty: Aubriana Noti had her 15th double-double of the season - 18 points...

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...

Prep roundup: "Officials vs. Cancer" brings awareness to basketball courts

Updated: Sun, Jan 22, 2017
"Officials vs. Cancer" brings awareness to high school courts About 1,100 high school basketball officials around Colorado...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 16, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Team *Record Last week 5A 1. Doherty 9-3 1 2. Rampart 9-4 2 3. Vista Ridge 9-4 3 4A 1. Sand...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Seven pins lead Mesa Ridge past Discovery Canyon

Updated: Wed, Jan 11, 2017
Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. WRESTLING Mesa Ridge 48, Discovery...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 9, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Team *Record Last week 5A 1. Doherty 7-3 No. 1 2. Rampart 7-3 No. 2 3. Vista Ridge 7-4 No. 3 4A...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek boys, Lewis-Palmer girls notch wins in hoops

Updated: Wed, Jan 4, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Sand Creek 74, Lewis-Palmer 66 At Lewis-Palmer: D'shawn Schwartz had 33 points as Sand Creek (9-1, 1-0...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Vista Ridge boys top Coronado

Updated: Wed, Dec 21, 2016
Highlights from Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BOYS' BASKETBALL Vista Ridge 52, Coronado...

Prep update: Coronado's Steve Dabelko picking off the competition in comeback wrestling season

Updated: Sun, Dec 18, 2016
Dabelko picking off the competition in comeback season Coronado's Steve Dabelko has a list of opponents he wants to face in...

Monday's prep roundup: Pine Creek hockey breaks four-game winless streak

Updated: Mon, Dec 12, 2016
ICE HOCKEY Pine Creek 3, Coronado 2 At Sertich: Gabriel Sims' goal on a two-man advantage with 3:48 left broke a 2-2 tie...

Friday's prep roundup: CSCS boys start quest for third straight crown with dominant victory

Updated: Sat, Dec 3, 2016
BOYS' BASKETBALL CSCS 79, Grand Valley 47 At Broomfield: Justin Engesser led three scorers in double figures with 25...