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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: Patrick Allis, Discovery Canyon wrestling

Updated: Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Despite watching junior 120-pounder Patrick Allis fall behind in the final seconds of his Class 4A state wrestling...

Five Colorado Springs area athletes win state wrestling championships

Updated: Sun, Feb 18, 2018
DENVER • Colorado Springs area wrestlers did little for those who can’t stand dramatic finishes. Because on Saturday night,...

Sun blog: Colorado Springs wrestlers shine at state tournament

Updated: Sat, Feb 17, 2018
UPDATE 9:20 p.m. Colorado Springs wrestlers are pulling off stunning wins during the CHSAA state championships. So far,...

State wrestling consolation finals: Mesa Ridge's Dom Fini third at 220 pounds

Updated: Sat, Feb 17, 2018
After consolations the Pikes Peak region has three teams in the top 10 in Class 4A. Mesa Ridge sits in fourth place with 82.5...

Sun blog: Several area wrestlers win in semifinals, one win away from state glory

Updated: Fri, Feb 16, 2018
This is when things get interesting. More than 100 wrestlers from the Pikes Peak region qualified for the 2018 Colorado High...

Air Academy's Jason Hanenberg, Discovery Canyon's Jared Turner propel family names at state wrestling

Updated: Thu, Feb 15, 2018
DENVER - In the name of family and for the hopes of sweet, sweet gold, Air Academy's Jason Hanenberg and Discovery Canyon's...

Scouting state wrestling: Top area contenders in each weight class

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
This week 109 local wrestlers will make the Pepsi Center home as they battle to bring a state championship back to the Pikes...

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...

Gazette Preps' top five events

Updated: Wed, Feb 7, 2018
Girls' Basketball Colorado Springs Christian at St. Mary's 7 p.m. Friday Well someone has to lose. St. Mary's hosts...

Prep Notebook: L-P, TCA and AA hoops on the rise, Canon City wrestling finding late-season confidence

Updated: Sun, Feb 4, 2018
Lewis-Palmer has enjoyed a long-winning tradition in boys’ hoops, but its defeats have often played an important role, too....

Saturday's prep roundup: Balanced offensive attack carries Fountain-Fort Carson to boys' basketball win over Pine Creek

Updated: Sat, Jan 27, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Rampart 56, Sand Creek 44 At Rampart: Madi Wriedt led with 19 points, and the Rams used a 20-6 outburst...

Thursday's prep roundup: Widefield boys' basketball holds on for win over Sierra, extends winning streak to six games

Updated: Fri, Jan 26, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING F-FC 43, Sierra Grande 16, Pueblo East 13 At Fountain-Fort Carson: Sophomore Amira O'Sullivan...

Top 5 high school events of the weekend around Colorado Springs

Updated: Wed, Jan 24, 2018
THURSDAY Liberty at Doherty boys' basketball, 7 p.m. FRIDAY Vista Ridge at Falcon boys' basketball, 7 p.m. Air...

Metro Wrestling notebook: Discovery Canyon's Allis shaping to become 3-time champ

Updated: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Patrick Allis’ main objective this season is simple: win a state trophy. But the Discovery Canyon wrestler wouldn’t mind...

Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling Championships to flaunt top-ranked athletes, returning talent

Updated: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
If you’re a fan of high school wrestling, you’re going to want to be at Doherty High School this weekend. The 18th-annual...

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...

5 can't-miss prep events coming up this weekend around the Pikes Peak region

Updated: Thu, Jan 11, 2018
Here's a look at some of the top high school sports coming up around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Boys'...

Discovery Canyon tops Mesa Ridge in wrestling meet punctuated by pins

Updated: Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Discovery Canyon's Jaden Porreco has returned with success since a gruesome elbow injury cut his junior season short -...

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...

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...

Prep notebook: Mesa Ridge wrestling sixth at NCCT

Updated: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
Beware of the Grizzlies Mesa Ridge came out of one of the state’s most prestigious wrestling tournaments over the weekend...

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...

Gazette Preps team-by-team high school wrestling preview capsules

Updated: Wed, Dec 6, 2017
Class 5A Doherty Coach: Joshua Galvan (fourth season) Returning state qualifiers: Three Key wrestlers: Jayse Bouillion,...

The Gazette Wrestling All-Area teams for 2016-17

Updated: Wed, Mar 15, 2017
The Gazette Wrestling All-Area teams for the 2016-17 season. First team 106: Patrick Allis, Discovery Canyon, so. - Class...

State wrestling notes: Cheyenne Mountain finishes third

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017
Mike McFadden (132 pounds) and Zac Baker (160) finished second as Cheyenne Mountain took third in the Class 4A team standings...

Don't miss these 14 Colorado Springs-area wrestlers at state tournament

Updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017
The best state tournament in high school sports in Colorado kicks off Thursday and concludes Saturday when the state wrestling...

Pine Creek makes seamless move to 4A wrestling with six advancing to state

Updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Thanks to the statewide classification realignment prior to this school year, Pine Creek found itself in new territory,...

Prep update: Mesa Ridge's Cruz looks to defend wrestling title after tough regional loss

Updated: Mon, Feb 13, 2017
Mesa Ridge's Cruz looks to defend title after tough regional loss Defending state champ Deric Cruz has had a series of bumps...

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

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Lewis-Palmer 76, Sand Creek 62 At Sand Creek: In a battle of top-three teams in the 5A/4A Pikes Peak...

Discovery Canyon's Jared Turner learned his wrestling style at last year's Metros

Updated: Sat, Jan 21, 2017
Discovery Canyon's Jared Turner tried to emulate his older brothers on the wrestling mat but never could live up to their...

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 first...

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 Peak Performer: Nate Pastorello, Discovery Canyon wrestling

Updated: Mon, Dec 19, 2016
The feeling Nate Pastorello had after the 4A wrestling regionals in early 2016 was one he never wanted to experience again....

Friday's prep roundup: Coronado, Mesa Ridge each qualify four into NCCT quarters

Updated: Fri, Dec 16, 2016
Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. WRESTLING Old Chicago Northern Colorado...

Discovery Canyon's Sam Turner into finals in search of 3rd title

Updated: Fri, Feb 19, 2016
DENVER - It's been a different kind of trip for Discovery Canyon senior Sam Turner this year. And yet, it's also quite the...