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Ty Evans passes for 390 yards in Palmer Ridge football win over Discovery Canyon

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
It looks like a stat line for the pros. Four touchdowns. No interceptions and 390 yards passing. Palmer Ridge quarterback Ty...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek football shuts out Windsor

Updated: Sat, Sep 9, 2017

A round up of preps football, field hockey, softball, boys' soccer, boys' tennis and area tournaments 

The Gazette 2016 Football 3A-&-below Peak Performer: Tyler McFarland, Discovery Canyon

Updated: Thu, Jun 1, 2017

Discovery Canyon coach Shawn Mitchell asks a lot from his quarterbacks - run the triple option, and, if you have a moment,...

Discovery Canyon's Barber gets chance to finish career on field

Updated: Fri, Dec 2, 2016

Christmas came early for Jonah Barber.

The senior guard for Discovery Canyon's football team had spent the last 23...

Winning traditions have Pine Creek, Discovery Canyon teams on brink of state titles

Updated: Fri, Dec 2, 2016

Between the two programs, Pine Creek and Discovery Canyon have suited up for 23 playoff games since the 2013 season. So it's...

Discovery Canyon forced to add seating at D20 to host 3A football title game

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Without a true indicator of the exact seating capacity of District 20 Stadium, Discovery Canyon agreed late Monday to add...

Discovery Canyon shuts down Silver Creek to advance to 3A title game

Updated: Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Josh Tomjack and Colt O'Connell had short touchdown runs, and Discovery Canyon's defense forced three turnovers and held...

State football semifinals capsules for Pine Creek, Discovery Canyon

Published: Fri, Nov 25, 2016

It's the penultimate weekend for fall sports, which means its semifinals time for most high school football...

Discovery Canyon has 19 senior football starters supplying confidence heading to state semis

Updated: Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Those inexperienced overachievers who made up Discovery Canyon's football team a year ago are now veterans who face a...

Prep football playoff capsules: Lewis-Palmer game still on, despite canceled classes

Updated: Fri, Nov 18, 2016

During the regular season, this spot notes three games we at Gazette Preps have our eyes on because they stand out.


Close wins helped shape undefeated football season for Discovery Canyon

Updated: Wed, Nov 16, 2016

A quick look at the numbers tells much about the degree of success enjoyed thus far by Discovery Canyon's football...

Top-seeded Discovery Canyon football wins state playoff opener handily

Updated: Sat, Nov 12, 2016

Discovery Canyon coach Shawn Mitchell has a policy about underclassmen lettering in football. Any player who gets into a...

State football playoffs: 3 teams give Colorado Springs area big hope in 3A

Updated: Fri, Nov 11, 2016

Besides a few good shots against each other, the 3A postseason teams from the Colorado Springs area haven't had much...

Too much of a good thing: Three D20 schools work out packed football playoff schedule at shared stadium

Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2016

It could have been ugly.

Imagine the scene Sunday during a conference call between administrators from Discovery...

Football state playoff brackets

Updated: Sun, Nov 6, 2016

The 6-man football playoffs open this week. 

Here's a look at the state tournament bracket.

Friday's prep roundup: Peyton football advances to 1A quarterfinals

Updated: Sat, Nov 5, 2016


1A Playoffs, First Round

Peyton 16, Limon 7

At Peyton: Pikes Peak 2A and Below No. 1 Peyton...

Prep football RPI rankings through Week 8

Updated: Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The Colorado high school football RPI rankings through Week 8 were released. 

The rankings will determine...

Discovery Canyon rallies twice in 2nd half to beat Lewis-Palmer in 3A showdown

Updated: Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Trailing at half for the first time this season, Discovery Canyon didn't panic. Nobody worried, from the coaches down to the...

Game of the Week: Lewis-Palmer, Discovery Canyon square off as unbeatens

Updated: Thu, Oct 13, 2016

It's been a challenging road for both Discovery Canyon and Lewis-Palmer this season.

The two teams stacked their...

Ten-year anniversary of Fermin Vialpando's death stirs memories for coaches, kids

Updated: Sat, Oct 8, 2016

For at least three football teams in the Pikes Peak region, you won't see the No. 63 worn by any players.

Coaches Al...

Prep football follow: Cripple Creek-Victor wins first game since 2011

Updated: Mon, Sep 12, 2016

Cripple Creek-Victor wins first game since 2011

It was only week two of the high school football season, but Cripple...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch this weekend

Updated: Wed, Aug 31, 2016

As always, it's an interesting full opening weekend in high school football.

Fountain-Fort Carson starts a new era,...

Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?

Updated: Thu, Aug 25, 2016




Coach: Jeff Krumlauf

Last season: 5-5, lost in first round of...

Best week-by-week battles in prep football: Liberty-Rampart gets us started

Updated: Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Is it too early to look ahead at the best football games from each week of the high school season?

Certainly not....