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Heath Kirkham takes over Discovery Canyon girls' hoops

Updated: Fri, Jun 2, 2017

On the Western Slope, the surname Kirkham is synonymous with championship basketball.

The next generation hopes for...

Prep all-star baseball games make one-year return to Memorial Park

Updated: Mon, May 29, 2017

For most of its history, the annual Southern Colorado High School All-Star Games held court at Spurgeon Field in Memorial...

State tennis notes: Palmer Ridge notches a program-best fourth in 4A

Updated: Sun, May 14, 2017

Note: This story was updated to reflect the correct opponent for Cheyenne Mountain's Cory Patton Lossner in her regional...

Area's depth on display with 12 semifinal berths at 4A state girls' tennis tournament

Updated: Thu, May 11, 2017

PUEBLO -- Palmer Ridge's three doubles semifinalists were part a strong area showing at the Class 4A state girls' tennis...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Fountain Valley, ECA to battle in 2A girls' soccer quarters

Updated: Wed, May 10, 2017

Girls' Soccer

2A State Playoffs

No. 5 Fountain Valley 8, No. 12 Heritage Christian 1

At Fountain...

Rival sophomores set to meet in regional tennis finals

Updated: Tue, May 9, 2017

Discovery Canyon's Mattie Kuntzelman and Air Academy's Cori Campbell continue to thrive in their first year as their team's...

Friday's prep roundup: Thunder's Kuntzelman, Kadets' Campbell both advance to state in girls' tennis

Updated: Fri, May 5, 2017

GIRLS' TENNIS

Regionals

4A

Region 1

At Flying Horse: Air Academy's Cori Campbell and Discovery...

Thursday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge sends Cheyenne Mountain baseball to third straight loss

Updated: Fri, May 5, 2017

BASEBALL

Palmer Ridge 9,

Cheyenne Mountain 5

At Cheyenne Mountain: The Pikes Peak region 4A No. 2...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Coronado undefeated in boys' swimming league duals again

Updated: Tue, May 2, 2017

BOYS' SWIMMING AND DIVING

Coronado 112, Fountain-Fort Carson 68

At Fountain-Fort Carson: Randle Burtoft won...

Prep follow: Discovery Canyon, Falcon girls' soccer teams trade kind gestures

Updated: Mon, May 1, 2017

Discovery Canyon and Falcon girls' soccer teams trade kind gestures; Doherty and Pine Creek split tennis title; three...

Cheyenne Mountain in cruise control while winning Pine Creek boys swimming invitational

Updated: Sat, Apr 29, 2017

Welcome to Daniel Carr's world, where you can enter a large boys' swimming event with low expectations and leave with four...

Friday's prep roundup: Air Academy baseball completes sweep of Cheyenne Mountain

Updated: Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

BASEBALL

Air Academy 5,...

Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek girls' soccer shuts out Doherty to create 3-way tie for 1st

Updated: Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Highlights from Thursday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

GIRLS' SOCCER

Pine Creek 4,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: McKenna Monk goes over 100 soccer goals for Fountain Valley

Updated: Tue, Apr 25, 2017

GIRLS' SOCCER

Fountain Valley 8, Trinidad 0

At Fountain Valley: McKenna Monk scored four goals in the first...

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...

Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek girls' soccer drops league game for first time this decade against Rampart

Updated: Fri, Apr 14, 2017

GIRLS’ SOCCER

Rampart 2, Pine Creek 0

At District 20 Stadium: The Eagles went into the game ranked No. 1 in...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain tops Falcon in baseball

Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

BASEBALL

Cheyenne Mountain 10, Falcon 9, 10 innings

At Cheyenne Mountain: The Pikes Peak 4A No. 1 Indians...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Widefield baseball holds on to beat Golden

Updated: Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Highlights from Wednesday’s high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

BASEBALL

Widefield 9,...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain hits 3 HRs in win over Discovery Canyon

Updated: Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

BASEBALL

Cheyenne Mountain...

Tuesday's prep roundup: The Classical Academy blanks Lewis-Palmer in girls' soccer

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017

GIRLS' SOCCER

The Classical Academy 3, Lewis-Palmer 0

At TCA: The Pikes Peak region 4A No. 2 Titans (4-0)...

All-conference teams for 2016-17 winter seasons

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Here are the all-conference selections for 2016-17 winter seasons.

BASKETBALL

high school boys'

Class...

Friday's prep roundup: St. Mary's opens with overtime victory in girls' soccer

Updated: Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

St. Mary's...

Preseason capsules of area prep girls' tennis teams

Updated: Wed, Mar 15, 2017

5A

Fountain-Fort Carson

Coach: Mary Heisel (third season)

Key players: Madison Sabala, jr.

...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge holds off Pueblo West in baseball

Updated: Tue, Mar 14, 2017

BASEBALL

Palmer Ridge 4, Pueblo West 3

At Pueblo West: There was no time to look toward the future with the...

Monday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon girls' tennis starts season with win over Lewis-Palmer

Updated: Mon, Mar 13, 2017

GIRLS' TENNIS

Discovery Canyon 5, Lewis-Palmer 2

At Lewis-Palmer: Mattie Kuntzelman, the reigning 4A state...

5A, 4A boys' swimming and diving capsules

Updated: Tue, Mar 7, 2017

5A

Doherty

Coach: Murphy Barry (first season)

Key swimmers: Gavin Frisch, sr., 100 back, 200 IM; Keaton...

Discovery Canyon girls' tennis continues evolution into area power

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017

They're not quite there, yet.

But to think that four years ago, the fledgling girls' tennis program at Discovery...

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

...

Friday's prep roundup: Vista Ridge, Lewis-Palmer basketball split league title

Updated: Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

Boys' Basketball

Lewis-Palmer...

SWIMMING NOTES: Rampart finishes fifth in 4A

Updated: Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Rampart takes fifth in 4A

The first year at the Class 4A girls' swimming meet certainly treated Rampart well.

...

State swimming notes: Rampart enjoys results after shift to 4A

Updated: Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Rampart has a big Day 1

in first 4A state meet

Rampart, which moved down to Class 4A as part of the statewide...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Doherty wrestling wins 5A Colorado Springs Metro League

Updated: Mon, Feb 6, 2017

WRESTLING

Doherty 58, Palmer 14

At Palmer: Doherty finished off an unbeaten league season and became the 5A...

Prep signing notes: First state titles, then NLIs for Discovery Canyon golf duo

Updated: Thu, Feb 2, 2017

First state titles, then letters of intent for Discovery Canyon golf duo

In any sport - regardless of level - winning...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer nips Cheyenne Mountain in girls' swimming dual

Updated: Wed, Jan 25, 2017

GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING

Lewis-Palmer 162,

Cheyenne Mountain 153

At Cheyenne Mountain: Meredith Rees...

Thursday's prep roundup: Air Academy beats Discovery Canyon on final pin

Updated: Fri, Jan 20, 2017

Highlights from Thursday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

WRESTLING

Air Academy 37,...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Hunter Maldonado sets Vista Ridge school record with 40 points

Updated: Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Vista...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon routs Lewis-Palmer in wrestling

Updated: Tue, Jan 17, 2017

WRESTLING

Discovery Canyon 58, Lewis-Palmer 21

At Discovery Canyon: Jared Turner (138) and Patrick Allis (106)...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer notches first hockey victory

Updated: Tue, Jan 10, 2017

ICE HOCKEY

Lewis-Palmer 5, Pine Creek 1

At Colorado Sports Center: Christian Perry scored twice, and...

Thursday's prep roundup: Rampart pins Falcon in wrestling dual

Updated: Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Highlights from Thursday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

WRESTLING

Rampart 45, Falcon...

The Gazette 2016 5A-4A Volleyball All-Area teams

Updated: Wed, Dec 14, 2016

First team

Outside hitter

Lydia Bartalo

Lewis-Palmer, sr.

Did a little bit of everything for...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Rampart swimming and diving breaks three records in win over Palmer

Updated: Tue, Dec 13, 2016

GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING

Rampart 114, Palmer 61

At Palmer: The Rams broke three pool records while beating...

Friday's prep roundup: Several area teams advance in state spirit

Updated: Fri, Dec 9, 2016

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

STATE SPIRIT CHAMPIONSHIPS

At...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Doherty boys' basketball beats 2016 state runner-up Valor Christian

Updated: Wed, Dec 7, 2016

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Doherty 78,

Valor Christian 54

At Chaparral/ThunderRidge Tipoff: Pikes Peak 5A No. 1...

The Gazette 2016 Softball All-Area teams

Updated: Wed, Dec 7, 2016

First team

Pitcher:

Cassidy Horn,

Air Academy, jr.-

18-3 with 1.82 ERA.

Pitcher:

...

Tuesday's prep roundup: St. Mary's takes down defending 3A girls' hoops champ Lutheran

Updated: Wed, Dec 7, 2016

Highlights from Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

St. Mary's...

Discovery Canyon routed by Pueblo East in 3A football title game

Updated: Sat, Dec 3, 2016

Discovery Canyon’s Josh Tomjack raced to the end zone to cap off an impressive opening drive, but the top-seeded Thunder...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Pine Creek tops Fountain-Fort Carson in wrestling

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016

WRESTLING

Pine Creek 39, Fountain-Fort Carson 35

At Pine Creek: In a match-deciding bout, Landon Suter pinned...

The Gazette 2016 Boys' Tennis All-Area teams

Updated: Tue, Nov 29, 2016

First team

No. 1 singles

Nick Lorenz

Discovery Canyon, so.

Class 4A PPAC champ reached state...

Boys' Tennis Peak Performer of the Year: Nick Lorenz, Discovery Canyon

Published: Mon, Nov 28, 2016

In the days following Nick Lorenz's loss in the No. 1 singles final at the 4A state boys' tennis tournament in Pueblo, the...

Boys' Golf Peak Performer of the Year: Luke Trujillo, Discovery Canyon

Updated: Wed, Nov 23, 2016

Luke Trujillo had a dream finish to his golf season.

The Discovery Canyon junior won the state title on the second...