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Area athletes to sign National Letters of Intent on first day of early signing

Updated: Tue, Nov 14, 2017
Wednesday marks the first day of college athletics' early signing period, and athletes around Colorado Springs and the Pikes...

Doherty golfer Ryan Pierce signs with Bethany College

Updated: Wed, Nov 8, 2017
Doherty golf standout Ryan Pierce signed with Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas, on Wednesday, capping off a career in...

Doherty lacrosse standout Dominique Semadeni signs with UCCS

Updated: Wed, Nov 8, 2017
School District 11 has one girls' lacrosse team housed at Palmer High School, but assistant coach Mike Kelty says he loves...

Sun blog: Fountain-Fort Carson, Doherty, Widefield football vying for final playoff spots

Updated: Fri, Nov 3, 2017
Pine Creek, Palmer Ridge, Canon City, Harrison and Discovery Canyon football teams are virtual shoo-ins for the playoffs. They...

Saturday roundup: Palmer Ridge, Lewis-Palmer finish strong in volleyball

Updated: Sat, Oct 28, 2017
  VOLLEYBALL Palmer Ridge Tournament Palmer Ridge 2, Pueblo South 0 Palmer Ridge 3, Coronado 2 Palmer Ridge 2,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge field hockey advances to state final

Updated: Tue, Oct 24, 2017
The No. 1 Palmer Ridge field hockey team has a chance to claim the illusive Colorado state field hockey championship this...

Friday's prep roundup: Canon City deals Discovery Canyon first league loss since 2011

Updated: Fri, Oct 20, 2017
FOOTBALL Canon City 41, Discovery Canyon 21 At D20 Stadium: Kadin Porter ran for two touchdowns, Zac Hanenberg passed for...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Defending boys’ 4A XC champ Palmer Ridge impressive to win region

Updated: Thu, Oct 19, 2017
On Thursday, Rampart senior Dawson Carper announced his commitment to play Division I basketball at the University of...

Wednesday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge field hockey ends regular season with shutout of Cheyenne Mountain

Updated: Thu, Oct 19, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY Palmer Ridge 4, Cheyenne Mountain 0 At Don Breese Stadium: Katie Doiron scored twice as Palmer Ridge (13-1-1)...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch

Updated: Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Every year when college basketball season gets into a cluster of big games, ESPN comes up with a title for those contests that...

2 Pikes Peak region running backs surpass 1,000 rushing yards, and more are on the way

Updated: Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Don’t look now, but the Pikes Peak region has two area running backs who have already surpassed 1,000 rushing yards on the...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer volleyball beats Pine Creek for first time since 2004

Updated: Tue, Oct 17, 2017
VOLLEYBALL Palmer 3, Pine Creek 2 At Palmer: For senior night, Palmer did something the program had not done since its...

Friday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain tennis gets five positions into Saturday's third-place matches

Updated: Sat, Oct 14, 2017
BOYS' TENNIS 4A State At Pueblo City Park: Cheyenne Mountain advanced its remaining singles player and all four doubles...

Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek, Liberty put up fight in 5A state tennis tourney but fail to advance

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
BOYS TENNIS At 5A State Tournament At Gates Tennis Center in Denver: No local singles players or doubles teams made it...

Saturday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson, CSCS boys' soccer teams score big wins

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
BOYS' SOCCER Liberty 2, Gateway 0 Aurora Public Schools Stadium: Brandon Shaughnessy recorded a score and assisted on a...

Saturday's prep roundup: Mitchell claims first football win

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
Continue to check back throughout the night for more updates as scores become available. FIELD HOCKEY Cheyenne Mountain 2,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: St. Mary's goalkeeper Calhoun shines in win over James Irwin

Updated: Wed, Oct 11, 2017
BOYS' SOCCER St. Mary's 4, James Irwin 2 At James Irwin: St. Mary's keeper Gabe Calhoun can stop shots and create a few of...

Doherty defense delivers win in league opener

Updated: Fri, Oct 6, 2017
Doherty rode its defense to a 29-14 win over Smoky Hill in both team’s Mount Massive league opener Friday at Garry Berry...

Prep roundup: Air Academy softball shuts out Falcon, loses to Cheyenne Mountain in doubleheader

Updated: Thu, Oct 5, 2017
SOFTBALL Pine Creek 16, Liberty 2 At Pine Creek: Sarah Gardner and Camille Lucas each drove in four runs, and the Eagles...

Prep notebook: Runners get into volunteering spirit at Colorado Springs Marathon

Updated: Sun, Oct 1, 2017
Many area cross country runners saw their sport from a different perspective Saturday at the Colorado Springs Marathon....

Fountain-Fort Carson blocks Doherty's comeback attempt

Updated: Fri, Sep 29, 2017
He was just trying to make a good defensive stop. It wasn't until later that Fountain-Fort Carson's Jarett Cruz realized...

Doherty finds slice of normalcy after off-campus shooting as Spartan sports return

Updated: Wed, Sep 27, 2017
Last Friday’s off-campus shooting that seriously injured a Doherty student put sports on the backburner for the weekend. On...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge, Lewis-Palmer volleyball claim wins

Updated: Tue, Sep 26, 2017
VOLLEYBALL Palmer Ridge 3, Harrison 0 At Harrison: Mac Russ had 17 kills as Palmer Ridge (11-1) beat Harrison (6-8) 25-8,...

Thursday's prep roundup: Rampart downs Liberty in softball

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
SOFTBALL Rampart 13, Liberty 3, 5 innings At Liberty: The Rams didn’t get things going until a four-run fourth inning....

Shepherd zones in to lead Rampart softball to victory over Doherty

Updated: Wed, Sep 20, 2017
Shelby Shepherd’s arm wasn’t feeling so good on the mound in the first inning Tuesday. But a dab of pain-relieving cream for...

Monday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon claims third straight boys' golf regional title

Updated: Mon, Sep 18, 2017
BOYS' GOLF 4A Region 1 At Elmwood GC, Pueblo: Led by a sizzling, 5-under-par 65 from senior and defending 4A individual...

Gazette Preps Top 5 plays of the week: Sept. 11-16

Updated: Mon, Sep 18, 2017
The Gazette Preps Top 5 plays of the week feature plays from Doherty, Cheyenne Mountain, Pine Creek and Widefield.

Thursday's prep roundup: Harrison rallies to football win

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY Liberty 6,  Smoky Hill 0 At Stutler Bowl Stadium: Tina Bomberg and Julia Anarumo each had two goals to...

Tuesday's prep roundup

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
Continue to check back throughout the night for more updates to today's prep roundup. FIELD HOCKEY Palmer Ridge 3, Denver...

Doherty football upends Palmer in a party at Garry Berry

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
The real competition was in the stands. Students and parents took over Garry Berry Stadium Thursday night for the cross-town...

Doherty blanks Mesa Ridge in boys' tennis

Updated: Wed, Sep 13, 2017
Doherty's Caleb Laurence took every opportunity to gain an edge in his boys tennis match Wednesday afternoon. Even during...

Thursday's prep roundup: Doherty rallies to beat Liberty in softball

Updated: Wed, Sep 13, 2017
SOFTBALL Doherty 18, Liberty 10 At Liberty: Angelina Locriccio continued her torrid streak from the plate with five more...

Luke Trujillo, Discovery Canyon Thunder keep boys' golf momentum

Updated: Tue, Sep 12, 2017
Discovery Canyon's Luke Trujillo bogeyed the sixth hole of the Kadet Invitational on Tuesday at Eisenhower Golf Club's...

Prep notebook: Doherty finds out it can play with best teams in Colorado; Mesa Ridge, Harrison and Cheyenne Mountain on upswing

Updated: Mon, Sep 11, 2017
Doherty shows its potential in slim loss to Cherry Creek The Spartans' first loss of the season comes with a stark...

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 

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Julian Cooks, Doherty football

Updated: Tue, Sep 5, 2017
Neither Doherty football coach Jeff Krumlauf nor Spartan running back Julian Cooks attempted to track the senior’s statistics...

Friday's prep roundup: Doherty football team beats Rangeview 83-55

Updated: Sat, Sep 2, 2017
Doherty 83, Rangeview 55 At Garry Berry: Julian Cooks rushed for five touchdowns, Logan Sifert threw four touchdown...

Gazette Preps girls' cross country capsules

Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017
5A Coronado Coach: Grant Stoughton Key returners: Taylor Dutton, sr.; Faith Roth, jr.; Chloe Cassens, sr.; Madeline...

Thursday's prep roundup: Doherty ties Denver South in boys' soccer

Updated: Thu, Aug 31, 2017
BOYS' SOCCER Doherty 1, Denver South 1 (2OT) At Garry Berry: The Spartans (1-1-1) and the Rebels played two overtime...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Rampart, Woodland Park earn individual, team golf triumphs

Updated: Tue, Aug 29, 2017
BOYS' GOLF Terror Invitational At Patty Jewett GC: Cameron Como recorded six birdies en route to a 1-under-par 71, winning...

Gazette Preps boys' cross country capsules

Updated: Mon, Aug 28, 2017
5A Coronado Coach: Grant Stoughton Key returners: Ben Swanson, jr.; Conor Strizich, sr.; Andrew Burton, sr.; Charlie...

Thursday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain tops Valor Christian in boys' soccer

Updated: Thu, Aug 24, 2017
BOYS' SOCCER Cheyenne Mountain 2, Valor Christian 0 At Cheyenne Mountain: Will Thompson made eight saves as Cheyenne...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson softball rallies past Coronado

Updated: Wed, Aug 23, 2017
Softball Fountain-Fort Carson 15, Coronado 11 At Fountain-Fort Carson: The Trojans scored eight runs in the bottom of the...

Gazette Preps volleyball capsules

Updated: Tue, Aug 22, 2017
Class 5A CSML Coronado Coach: Stormie Wells (second season) Key players: None reported. What to know: The Cougars...

High school boys' soccer team capsules

Updated: Mon, Aug 21, 2017
Class 5A Colorado Springs Metro Doherty Coach: Andrew Drummond, 14th year Key players: Jack Mann, sr.; Josh...

High school softball team capsules

Updated: Sun, Aug 20, 2017
5A Colorado Springs Metro Doherty Coach: Mike Berkey (first season) Last season: (6-13, 3-9 league) Key players:...

High school boys' golf team capsules

Updated: Mon, Aug 14, 2017
5A Doherty Coach: Cheri Rogers (17th season) Key golfers: Avery Henderson, jr.; Ryan Pierce, sr.; Sam Gonzales, sr.;...

5A CSML All-Star Game provides final, unique competition for high school season

Updated: Sat, Jul 8, 2017
When Doherty coach Craig Decker talked about the ideal outcome for the 5A Colorado Springs Metro League Girls' Soccer All-Star...

The Gazette 2017 Girls' Track and Field All-Area teams

Updated: Sat, Jun 10, 2017
First team 100 meters: Gabbi Chapa, Doherty, sr.-Posted area's best time of 12.23 at 5A state meet. 200 meters: Olivia...

The Gazette 2017 Girls' Soccer All-Area teams

Updated: Fri, Jun 9, 2017
First team Forward Briana Alger Lewis-Palmer, sr. PPAC Player of the Year and Washington State-bound senior scored 24...