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Trio of area players take part in USA Basketball Women's U16 National Team Trials

Updated: Sat, May 27, 2017

Just being on the floor with the nation's top high school basketball players was a treat in itself for incoming Sand Creek...

The Gazette 2016-17 Girls' Basketball 5A-4A All-Area teams

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017

First team


Chloe Welch,

Mesa Ridge, jr.

Her 18.0 ppg average led all of 4A, while her 469...

TCA upends rival Discovery Canyon to advance in girls' basketball

Updated: Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Something had to give on the north side of Colorado Springs on Friday night.

The No. 12 Discovery Canyon girls'...

Girls' basketball 5A, 4A state tournament capsules

Updated: Thu, Feb 23, 2017

With so many first-round upsets, there are some interesting disparities in rankings matchups. But that's what makes it fun....

To bye or not to bye? Area girls' hoop coaches seem to prefer rest, time to prepare

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017

To the surprise of Phil Roiko, his Air Academy girls' basketball team will get a few extra days off to hopefully get things...

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.



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

Updated: Wed, Feb 8, 2017


Rampart 86, Liberty 64

At Rampart: Jackson Ehrlin had a gigantic game to lead the 5A No. 2...

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

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017


Doherty 64, Liberty 40

At Doherty: Aubriana Noti had her 15th double-double of the season -...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer gets big boys' basketball conference win

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017


Lewis-Palmer 76, Sand Creek 62

At Sand Creek: In a battle of top-three teams in the 5A/4A...

Air Academy relies on defense in girls basketball win

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017

Air Academy freshman Kylee Blacksten didn't think too much of her two late steals on Friday night, but it may go a long way...

Games to watch include pair of Doherty-Liberty doubleheaders in boys' and girls' hoops

Updated: Wed, Jan 25, 2017

It's going to be hard to find games that will match up to what we saw Tuesday and Wednesday in the Pikes Peak region.


Prep update: Emma List rounds out surging Discovery Canyon in girls' hoops

Published: Sun, Jan 15, 2017

List rounds out surging Discovery Canyon

After filling its roster exclusively with homegrown players in the program's...

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.


Mesa Ridge 48,...

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

Updated: Sat, Dec 3, 2016


CSCS 79, Grand Valley 47

At Broomfield: Justin Engesser led three scorers in double figures...

Girls' basketball capsules for 5A, 4A classifications

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Here's a team-by-team look at girls' basketball programs in the 5A and 4A classifications.




Influx of talent from Australia, Texas give boost to Discovery Canyon girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Discovery Canyon girls' basketball coach Danelle Rivera sounds cautiously optimistic. In a preseason questionnaire about the...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek hires girls' basketball coach

Updated: Sat, Sep 17, 2016


Tommie Johnson was tabbed the new Sand Creek girls' basketball coach, Sand Creek announced via...