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Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Golf All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Jun 15, 2018
FIRST TEAM Maxine Choi, sr., Cheyenne Mountain: Choi ended her prep career in dramatic fashion, knocking in an 8-footer in...

Gazette Preps 2018 Boys' Swimming & Diving Coach of the Year: Dave Burgess, Discovery Canyon

Updated: Tue, Jun 12, 2018
It didn’t take long for the Discovery Canyon boys’ swimming and diving team to turn heads in Class 4A. The Thunder debuted...

Gazette Preps 2018 Boys' Swimming & Diving All-Stars

Updated: Tue, Jun 12, 2018
FIRST TEAM 200 Freestyle: Andrew Bell, sr., Pine Creek – Bell’s top time of the year was 1:44.92 in the 200 yard freestyle....

Gazette Preps 2018 Boys' Track & Field All-Stars

Updated: Mon, Jun 11, 2018
FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Deondre Ritter, Fountain-Fort Carson, Sr. – The senior ran a 10.71-second race at state to finish .01...

Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Track & Field Peak Performer of the Year: Lauren Gale, Discovery Canyon

Updated: Mon, Jun 11, 2018
A few weeks before the 2018 state track & field championships, Discovery Canyon’s Lauren Gale still didn’t feel like her...

Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Track & Field All-Stars

Updated: Mon, Jun 11, 2018
FIRST TEAM 100M dash: Olivia Whitaker, sr., Air Academy – Whitaker ran a season-best of 12.22 at the PPAC Championships, and...

Gazette Preps 2018 Baseball All-Stars

Updated: Sun, Jun 10, 2018
FIRST TEAM PITCHERS Riley Cornelio, jr., Pine Creek – Cornelio completed his junior season ranked as a top-10 pitcher in...

Gazette Preps 2018 Girls' Tennis All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Jun 8, 2018
FIRST TEAM Singles No. 1: Morgan Hall, jr., Cheyenne Mountain: In arguably the most competitive position, Hall finished in...

Discovery Canyon's Lauren Gale named Gazette Preps Female Peak Performer of the Year at inaugural prep banquet

Updated: Thu, Jun 7, 2018
It didn’t take long for Canadian-native Lauren Gale to make her presence known in Colorado track & field. As a sophomore...

Discovery Canyon's Ashten Prechtel names top 3 schools amid USA Basketball tryouts

Updated: Sun, May 27, 2018
Two of the three Colorado high school girls’ basketball players left at the USA Basketball U17 World Cup trials Sunday are...

Mutant justice robs Discovery Canyon swimmers of deserved state title

Updated: Sun, May 27, 2018
Discovery Canyon High swimmers and coaches and parents were reminded of a harsh truth when the Thunder lost its absolute lock...

A too-large swimsuit logo cost Discovery Canyon state boys' swimming and diving title

Updated: Sat, May 26, 2018
The only thing that kept Discovery Canyon High School from winning a state championship in boys' swimming and diving last week...

Saturday could be big day for boys' track and field teams from the Colorado Springs area

Updated: Sat, May 19, 2018
LAKEWOOD • Colorado Springs-area boys’ track and field teams will have an opportunity to win the three biggest classifications...

Locals surge to the front in 4A boys' swimming after preliminaries

Updated: Fri, May 18, 2018
At the Air Force Academy: Local individuals and relay teams qualified in the top spot in seven of the 11 events and second in...

Discovery Canyon's Liberty Ricca wins gold in 3,200, but that's just a warm-up to her main event - triathlons

Updated: Fri, May 18, 2018
LAKEWOOD - Liberty Ricca’s track & field career is still in its early stages. But the junior, competing in her second...

Scouting state swimming: Discovery Canyon, Cheyenne Mountain and Pine Creek contending in 4A

Updated: Wed, May 16, 2018
The top swimmers and divers in Colorado converge on Veterans Memorial Aquatics Center in Thornton on Friday and Saturday for...

Discovery Canyon students produce school-wide lip dub, featuring DCC activities, athletics, faculty and Thor

Updated: Tue, May 15, 2018
It five months and 500+ combined production hours for Discovery Canyon senior Michael Jaworowski and his team, Hammer Down...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain places six positions in semifinals at 4A girls’ tennis

Updated: Fri, May 11, 2018
GIRLS’ TENNIS 4A State Tournament At Pueblo City Park: Cheyenne Mountain, the reigning and nine-time 4A defending girls’...

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...

Gazette Preps Peak Performers of the Week: Layne Frost and Hunter Jones, Discovery Canyon tennis

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2018
Four first-place finishes at last week’s Class 4A Region helped the Discovery Canyon tennis team take the regional team title,...

Monday's prep roundup: Coronado wins 4A Region 1 golf tourney, Palmer qualifies two in 5A Southern

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2018
GIRLS’ GOLF 5A Southern Regional Palmer placed fourth in the 5A Southern Regional tournament, and qualified two golfers...

Friday's prep roundup: With four titles, Discovery Canyon girls' tennis boasts best regional finish

Updated: Fri, May 4, 2018
GIRLS' TENNIS Class 4A Region 1 Tournament At Flying Horse: Thanks to four first-place winners, including three at...

Saturday's prep roundup: Home run by freshman Hudson Anderson keys Colorado Springs Christian School's first season win

Updated: Sat, Apr 28, 2018
BASEBALL Palmer Ridge 8, Lewis-Palmer 3 At Palmer Ridge: Gabe Halaby had an impressive day at the plate and on the mound,...

Friday's prep roundup: Widefield baseball's Reece Lieby pitches shortened perfect game

Updated: Fri, Apr 27, 2018
Baseball Widefield 11, Sierra 0, 5 inn. At Widefield: Reece Lieby tossed a five-inning perfect game, recording 12 of his...

Thursday's prep roundup: Marissa Dowlin delivers game-winning goal for Cheyenne Mountain girls' soccer

Updated: Thu, Apr 26, 2018
Baseball Pine Creek 17, Palmer 4, 5 inn. At Memorial Park: The Eagles (14-2, 10-0) scored at least four runs in each of...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Pine Creek diver takes down 8-year-old school mark

Updated: Tue, Apr 24, 2018
BOYS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Pine Creek 123, Liberty 63 At Rampart: Matt Sherman broke an 8-year-old school record in diving,...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain’s Choi tops leaderboard for second time this season

Updated: Fri, Apr 20, 2018
GIRLS’ GOLF Lancer Invitational At Pine Creek Golf Club: Maxine Choi carded a six-over-par 78 to win top medalist honors...

Monday's prep roundup: Coronado baseball earns walkoff win over Fountain-Fort Carson

Updated: Mon, Apr 16, 2018
BASEBALL La Junta 5, The Classical Academy 4 At La Junta: TCA scored two runs in the top of the sixth inning to take a...

Prep notebook: Former F-FC sprinter balancing fatherhood, athletics and academics in college

Updated: Mon, Apr 16, 2018
If life after high school has taught former Fountain-Fort Carson sprinter Christian Lyon one thing, it’s how fast things can...

Saturday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson boys' track and field captures Pomona Invitational

Updated: Sat, Apr 14, 2018
BASEBALL ECA 17, Elbert 3 (5 innings) At ECA: Cam Rawlings went 3 for 4 with two RBIs, and the Eagles extended their...

Discovery Canyon boys' swimming puts on a clinic at Cheyenne Mountain Invite

Updated: Sat, Apr 14, 2018
In one week, Discovery Canyon jumped up two spots in the CoPrepSwim 4A state rankings - and from a peek at the Cheyenne...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge girls’ soccer notches first-ever win over Cheyenne Mountain

Updated: Thu, Apr 12, 2018
GIRLS’ SOCCER Palmer Ridge 2, Cheyenne Mountain 0 At Don Breese Stadium: Jordan Taft scored twice in the first half and...

Sand Creek freshman Sydney Lasater scores at record rate in win over Discovery Canyon

Updated: Thu, Apr 12, 2018
Sydney Lasater didn’t need much time to make her first mark on the Sand Creek girls' soccer program. Scoring her 15th and...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge beats Air Academy girls' tennis as Kadets fall from undefeated start

Updated: Tue, Apr 10, 2018
After storming out to an 8-0 start to the year, the Air Academy girls’ tennis team has hit a few speed bumps. After...

Monday’s prep roundup: TCA girls claim first team tournament victory

Updated: Tue, Apr 10, 2018
GIRLS’ GOLF At Four Mile Ranch Golf Club: TCA claimed its first team title in school history, and Ashlee Sample of Palmer...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Kate Griffin, Coronado golf

Updated: Tue, Apr 10, 2018
Kate Griffin has a name for the first golf competitive tournament of the season: the rust buster. Thursday’s Lady Trojan...

Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball earns shutout to stay perfect in 5A CSML

Updated: Sun, Apr 8, 2018
BASEBALL Pine Creek 11, Coronado 0 At Coronado: The Eagles scored 10 of their runs in the first two innings and cruised...

Pine Creek senior Nick Sherman ranked No. 1 in 6 events in 4A boys' swimming

Updated: Sat, Apr 7, 2018
The Colorado High School Activities Association released the season's first boys' swimming rankings of the year on Thursday....

Thursday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain's Choi earns top medalist billing at Trojan Invite

Updated: Thu, Apr 5, 2018
GIRLS' GOLF Trojan Invitational At Cheyenne Shadows GC: Cheyenne Mountain's Maxine Choi garnered top medalist honors after...

Discovery Canyon's McKenzie Surface among area players faring well for No. 1 ranked DII Colorado Mesa softball

Updated: Wed, Apr 4, 2018
Former Discovery Canyon pitcher McKenzie Surface blames herself for not garnering more attention during her college...

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

Updated: Sat, Mar 31, 2018
FIRST TEAM G: Noah Martinez, sr., Falcon - Martinez ran the show for a Falcon team that went 20-6 and earned the No. 4...

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...

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: Mary Brummel, St. Mary's

Updated: Tue, Mar 20, 2018
A little more than two years ago, St. Mary’s soccer coach Gregg Braha didn’t know what he was getting when Mary Brummel showed...

Saturday's prep roundup: Strong sprint finishes lead Air Academy girls' track team to Harrison Panther Invitational title

Updated: Sat, Mar 17, 2018
BASEBALL Discovery Canyon 12, Palmer 1 (5 innings) At Palmer: The Thunder jumped to a 6-0 lead in the sixth innings, and...

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...

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...

Prep notebook: Former Air Academy, Lewis-Palmer standouts recognized at Sportswomen of Colorado banquet

Updated: Mon, Mar 12, 2018
Women from around the state were honored at the Sportswomen of Colorado banquet on Sunday night in Denver. A few...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

Updated: Sun, Mar 11, 2018
No. 10 Local college highlights include a big week of baseball, lacrosse and softball between Air Force, UCCS and Colorado...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Ellicott boys' basketball falls to Yuma in 2A quarterfinals

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Yuma 62, Ellicott 28 At Massari Arena: No. 7 Ellicott didn’t help itself against arguably the top boys’...