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Saturday could be big day for boys' track and field teams from the Colorado Springs area

Updated: Sat, May 19, 2018
LAKEWOOD • Colorado Springs-area boys’ track and field teams will have an opportunity to win the three biggest classifications...

Scouting baseball regional playoffs: 12 area teams battle in regionals this weekend for a shot at the state tournament

Updated: Thu, May 10, 2018
The winner of each region will move on to the 5A State tournament to begin on May 18. Each region qualifies one team to the...

Tuesday's prep roundup: TCA girls' golf claims first-ever regional title; Ellicott, ECA baseball move on in 2A Region 8

Updated: Tue, May 8, 2018
BASEBALL Class 2A Region 8 Tournament Ellicott 3, Dolores Huerta Prep 3 At Ellicott: Ellicott started fast scoring five...

Gazette Preps Peak Performers of the Week: Layne Frost and Hunter Jones, Discovery Canyon tennis

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2018
Four first-place finishes at last week’s Class 4A Region helped the Discovery Canyon tennis team take the regional team title,...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge girls’ soccer notches first-ever win over Cheyenne Mountain

Updated: Thu, Apr 12, 2018
GIRLS’ SOCCER Palmer Ridge 2, Cheyenne Mountain 0 At Don Breese Stadium: Jordan Taft scored twice in the first half and...

Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball earns shutout to stay perfect in 5A CSML

Updated: Sun, Apr 8, 2018
BASEBALL Pine Creek 11, Coronado 0 At Coronado: The Eagles scored 10 of their runs in the first two innings and cruised...

Thursday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain's Choi earns top medalist billing at Trojan Invite

Updated: Thu, Apr 5, 2018
GIRLS' GOLF Trojan Invitational At Cheyenne Shadows GC: Cheyenne Mountain's Maxine Choi garnered top medalist honors after...

Behind powerhouse Peyton, 2A District 8 baseball is shaping up to be a competitive, unpredictable league

Updated: Thu, Apr 5, 2018
If there’s one thing that’s for certain in 2A District 8, it’s that the Peyton baseball team is going to be tough to beat....

Gazette Preps 2017-18 Class 3-1A Girls Basketball All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Mar 30, 2018
First team G: Josephine Howery, St. Mary’s, So. The 5-foot-9 sophomore led the Class 3A state champions in scoring with...

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...

Thursday's prep roundup: Canon City baseball clinches extra-inning win

Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018
BASEBALL Calhan 13, Ellicott 2 At Ellicott: For the second time this week Calhan claimed a decisive win against area rival...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek sweeps team titles at season-opening track meet

Updated: Fri, Mar 9, 2018
TRACK AND FIELD Pikes Peak Invite At Garry Berry Stadium: Max Lofy (200 meters), James Hibbard (3,200) and Daniel Fuhr...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Ellicott boys' basketball falls to Yuma in 2A quarterfinals

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Yuma 62, Ellicott 28 At Massari Arena: No. 7 Ellicott didn’t help itself against arguably the top boys’...

High school basketball: All-time greatest girls players from Colorado Springs

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
Who selected the players? Gazette Preps did not cast a vote in selecting these players, but rather oversaw the creation of...

Scouting state playoffs: 6 area teams remain in the hunt for a high school basketball title

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
And then there were six. Two weeks of intense postseason basketball, six teams from the Pikes Peak region remain in the hunt...

Saturday's prep roundup: Doherty's run for a 5A boys' basketball title ends on last-second shot

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
CLASS 5A (2) ThunderRidge 45, (7) Doherty 43 At Denver Coliseum: Doherty’s stellar season came to an end Saturday in the...

All-time area high school basketball team: It's time to honor the girls of Colorado Springs

Updated: Tue, Feb 27, 2018
In 2012, Lewis-Palmer’s Josh Scott and Sierra’s Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state’s...

3A/2A Boys and Girls Basketball District Championships preview

Updated: Fri, Feb 23, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Class 3A Game data: No. 1 St. Mary’s vs. No. 5 Salida Friday at 4 p.m. at Pueblo Central High School...

Saturday's prep roundup: Sienknecht helps Manitou Springs boys advance in Tri-Peaks playoffs

Updated: Sat, Feb 17, 2018
BOYS' BASKETBALL Manitou Springs 61, Florence 36 At Manitou Springs: Cole Sienknecht found his touch from long range,...

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...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball trio comes up big in win over league foe Falcon

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Widefield 52, Elizabeth 33 At Widefield: Aaliyah Ricketts led with 19 points and Charisse Fairley...

Thursday's prep roundup: Doherty boys and girls basketball teams down Pine Creek

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Doherty 65, Pine Creek 53 At Pine Creek: The Eagles owned a two-point advantage headed back to the home...

Ellicott girls claim a statement win over Colorado Springs School

Updated: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
CALHAN – Ellicott senior center Graciela Donez considered Friday’s Black Forest League game against Colorado Springs School an...

Ellicott football coach Donte’ Stewart resigns after 11 seasons

Updated: Thu, Jan 4, 2018
Donte’ Stewart brought the Ellicott football program back into the light - literally. As the Thunderhawks’ coach for the...

2017-18 Gazette Preps girls' basketball team-by-team capsules

Updated: Thu, Nov 30, 2017
5A CSML Coronado Coach: Bryan Earls (first season) Last season: 3-21 (0-13 in league) Key players: G Abriana Burr,...

Pikes Peak-area boys' basketball team capsules

Updated: Wed, Nov 29, 2017
5A Colorado Springs Metro League Coronado Coach: David Thomas (third season) Returning starters: F Jareth Morey, sr.; F...

More milestones on the way for area football players

Updated: Mon, Oct 23, 2017
You can add two more to the list of Pikes Peak region running backs who have joined the millennium club - and another that is...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge, Sierra softball put up big numbers in league wins

Updated: Tue, Oct 3, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY St. Mary’s Academy 3, Liberty 1 At Liberty: Kylan McCulloch was Liberty’s lone goal scorer against St. Mary’s...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer tops Pueblo County in football

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
FOOTBALL Lewis-Palmer 20, Pueblo County 10 At Lewis-Palmer: Lewis-Palmer (1-3) rallied for 14 unanswered points to beat...

Colorado Springs School hangs on to top Ellicott in boys' soccer

Updated: Thu, Sep 14, 2017
In soccer, a two-goal lead usually isn't enough to feel comfortable. The Colorado Springs School boys' soccer team suddenly...

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...

Prep notebook: Peyton football off to promising start

Updated: Mon, Aug 28, 2017
Peyton dominates Trinidad in home opener Coming off a trip to the state quarterfinals a year ago, Peyton coach Richard Deems...

Prep football capsules

Updated: Mon, Aug 28, 2017
5A Mount Lincoln Not reporting: Fountain-Fort Carson. Mount Massive Not reporting: Doherty. 4A Foothills Cheyenne...

10 athletes to watch at state track and field

Updated: Wed, May 17, 2017
We tried to steer clear of track and field athletes we marked as “Athletes to Watch” before the season started. But some of...

Thursday's prep roundup: Dolores Huerta advances to play Peyton in 2A District semifinal

Updated: Thu, May 11, 2017
BASEBALL Dolores Huerta 6, Ellicott 2 At Dolores Huerta: Dolores Huerta Prep (13-7) fell behind 2-0 before coming to bat,...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Pine Creek girls' soccer earns top 5A CSML seed

Updated: Wed, May 3, 2017
GIRLS' SOCCER Pine Creek 3, Liberty 0 At District 20 Stadium: Madeline Alhamra had two goals and an assist, leading Pine...

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, Cheyenne Mountain...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek rolls to lacrosse win

Updated: Sat, Apr 22, 2017
GIRLS' LACROSSE Pine Creek 18, Rampart 1 At Pine Creek: The Eagles (7-4, 2-2 5A Southern league) scored 11 goals in the...

Monday's prep roundup: Fast start helps Air Academy knock off Palmer Ridge in girls' lacrosse

Updated: Mon, Apr 10, 2017
GIRLS' LACROSSE Air Academy 14, Palmer Ridge 10 At Air Academy: Reagan Brenenstuhl had a team-high five goals, Kennedy...

The Gazette 2016-17 Boys' Basketball 3A-A All-Area teams

Updated: Wed, Mar 22, 2017
First team Guard Noah Hopkins, CSCS, jr. Led 3A with 78 3-pointers (fourth most in state) and ran point for state...

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 2, Pagosa...

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 champion at No....

High school boys' track and field capsules

Updated: Tue, Mar 7, 2017
5A Coronado Coach: Jeremy Kane (13th season) Key players: Charles Broomfield, jr., thrower; Jaydon Lewis, sr., jumper;...

Saturday's prep roundup: St. Mary's, Manitou Springs girls advance to 3A state hoops quarterfinals

Updated: Sun, Mar 5, 2017
GIRLS' BASKETBALL St. Mary's 59, Jefferson Academy 29 At Keenesburg: After falling short in the regional final the past...

Friday's prep roundup: CSCS girls' basketball cruises past Strasburg

Updated: Fri, Mar 3, 2017
Highlights from Friday's high school basketball playoffs around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' BASKETBALL Class 3A, first...

CSCS boys seeded behind Manitou by RPI, despite two Lions wins over Mustangs

Updated: Sun, Feb 26, 2017
Colorado Springs Christian may have gotten the better of Manitou Springs during the boys' basketball season, but you wouldn't...

ECA girls, Ellicott boys win district hoops titles

Updated: Sat, Feb 25, 2017
Four seasons ago, Evangelical Christian Academy's freshmen starters were told just wait until your senior season. The...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek rolls past Poudre to advance in 5A girls' playoffs

Updated: Fri, Feb 24, 2017
Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' BASKETBALL 5A second round No. 13...

Saturday's prep roundup: St. Mary's boys' basketball advances to district tournament

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017
Highlights from Saturday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. BOYS' BASKETBALL St. Mary's 57, James...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings: Doherty boys, girls No. 1 in basketball

Updated: Tue, Feb 7, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Team (RPI) *Record Last week 5A 1. Doherty (7) 15-3 1 2. Rampart (10) 14-5 3 3. Vista Ridge (16)...