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

Updated: Tue, Feb 20, 2018
In 2012, Lewis-Palmer’s Josh Scott and Sierra’s Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state’s...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson girls gain rare hoops playoff win

Updated: Tue, Feb 20, 2018
GIRLS' Basketball 5A playoffs Fountain-Fort Carson 57, Brighton 48 At Brighton: It had been a long wait for...

Prep notebook: Falcon boys basketball fights adversity to No. 4 seed in Class 4A

Updated: Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Falcon’s best hoops season yet only gets better After already winning its most games in program history, the Falcon boys’...

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,...

Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball rebounds for split with Palmer Ridge

Updated: Sat, Feb 17, 2018
When the Palmer Ridge Bears basketball team upset their rival Lewis-Palmer Rangers at home earlier this season, senior Nathan...

Top five Gazette Preps events to watch this week

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
Fountain-Fort Carson at Doherty, 7 p.m. Friday The Doherty Spartans are looking to wrap up an amazing season with a win over...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Air Academy girls' basketball extends winning streak to 18

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Calhan 60, Simla 46 At Simla: Calhan scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to earn a 2A District 8 win...

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...

Pikes Peak rankings: Big week ahead for Fountain-Fort Carson girls and other teams on the cusp

Updated: Mon, Feb 12, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Feb. 12 Class 5A Doherty (18-4) Rampart (15-6) Liberty (16-6) Dropped out: N/A...

Lewis-Palmer girls' swimming and diving enjoys strong showing at 5A state championships

Updated: Sat, Feb 10, 2018
Despite losing a number of swimmers from last year’s state championship finals, the Lewis-Palmer girls’ swim team placed fifth...

Friday's prep roundup: Doherty in hunt for team title after first day of Class 5A Region 3 wrestling tournament

Updated: Fri, Feb 9, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Class 5A State Championships At Chatfield: Lewis-Palmer junior Meredith Rees seeded fourth in...

Thursday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon's Rachel Alexander takes lead to Friday's 3A state diving finals

Updated: Thu, Feb 8, 2018
Boys basketball Lewis-Palmer 61, Discovery Canyon 50 At Discovery Canyon: The Rangers (19-2, 11-1) fought back from a...

Girls' swimming and diving Gazette Preps state preview

Updated: Thu, Feb 8, 2018
Lewis-Palmer looks for another top-5 finish anchored by talented core of divers Coming off an undefeated regular season and...

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...

SIGNING DAY: Colorado Springs-area athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent

Updated: Wed, Feb 7, 2018
Wednesday marks the third official Signing Day for high school athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent. Find out...

Monday’s prep roundup: Big rally helps Widefield boys escape upset-minded Woodland Park

Updated: Mon, Feb 5, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Widefield 60, Woodland Park 56 At Woodland Park: Randall Days scored a game-high 27 points and helped...

Pikes Peak rankings: 2 top girls' teams battle for No. 1 this week

Updated: Mon, Feb 5, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Feb. 5 Class 5A Doherty (16-3) Liberty (15-5) Rampart (14-5) Dropped out: N/A...

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: Rampart swimming, diving dominate in CSML meet with record-breaking performances

Updated: Sun, Feb 4, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Class 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference Championships At Cheyenne Mountain: In the regular...

Area swimmers dive in for one last chance at state qualifying

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
Friday marks one week from the start of the 2017-18 state swimming and diving championships and area teams are using the final...

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...

Wednesday's Gazette Preps roundup: Mesa Ridge, Air Academy and Palmer Ridge among winners in girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Jan 31, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Mesa Ridge 68, Widefield 41 At Widefield: Mesa Ridge coach Jeff Beatty feels like he acquired a big-time...

This week's top five events in Colorado Springs-area preps

Updated: Wed, Jan 31, 2018
Boys' Basketball Friday Falcon at Lewis-Palmer 7 p.m. With a league record of 7-2, Falcon is second in the Pikes Peak...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Savana Trueb, Lewis-Palmer swimming and diving

Updated: Tue, Jan 30, 2018
Lewis-Palmer junior diver Savana Trueb is jumping into a relatively new sport in a new setting and is sticking the landing....

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...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball rebounds from loss with win over Sand Creek

Updated: Sat, Jan 27, 2018
CHSAA LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL Baseball's expansion to a 23-game regular season in Class 3A, 4A and 5A, football's calendar...

Palmer Ridge upsets No. 1 Lewis-Palmer in boys' basketball

Updated: Thu, Jan 25, 2018
“This is our town,” the chant rang out through the Palmer Ridge gymnasium as the home team celebrated and The Battle for...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Derrell buzzer-beater completes comeback as Sand Creek stuns Vista Ridge

Updated: Thu, Jan 25, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Sand Creek 67, Vista Ridge 66 At Vista Ridge: Nikki Derrell hit a 3-pointer as time expired as Sand...

Saturday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain girls' swimming and diving dominates with several wins at Trojan Invitational

Updated: Sun, Jan 21, 2018
GIRLS’ SWIMMING AND DIVING Trojan Invitational At Fountain-Fort Carson: Cheyenne Mountain captured the team title with 456...

Liberty Lancers boys’ basketball team streak past Lewis-Palmer

Updated: Sat, Jan 20, 2018
MONUMENT – Two stretches of individual excellence helped the Liberty boys’ basketball team eliminate Lewis-Palmer from...

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...

Legendary Cheyenne Mountain volleyball coach David Barkley steps away

Updated: Wed, Jan 17, 2018
In 14 seasons as volleyball coach at Cheyenne Mountain, David Barkley witnessed some amazing things. Winning five straight...

Pikes Peak Rankings: The race in Class 3A girls is heating up

Updated: Mon, Jan 15, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Jan. 13 Class 5A Doherty (11-2) Rampart (9-4) Liberty (9-4) Dropped out: N/A...

Prep notebook: Lewis-Palmer girls’ basketball not too shabby, either

Updated: Mon, Jan 15, 2018
Thanks to a 11-0 start, the boys’ basketball program at Lewis-Palmer has snared most of the headlines at the Monument...

Friday’s prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys stay unbeaten, wins 25th straight regular-season game

Updated: Fri, Jan 12, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Lewis-Palmer 76, Cheyenne Mountain 61 At Lewis-Palmer: Joel Scott led all scorers with 24 points as...

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'...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Doherty girls claim OT win over Pine Creek

Updated: Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Cole Sienknecht hit four 3-pointers and scored 28 points for the second consecutive game to lift the Mustangs to their third...

Pikes Peak Rankings: 5A boys, girls hoops make a switch at No. 1

Updated: Mon, Jan 8, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL Team records as of Jan. 8 Class 5A Doherty (9-2) Rampart (7-3) Liberty (8-3) Dropped out: N/A...

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...

Friday's prep roundup: Air Academy's Ryan Self hits two late-game shots in boys' basketball win over Sand Creek

Updated: Fri, Jan 5, 2018
ICE HOCKEY Creste Butte 5, Rampart At Sertich Ice Center: Tyler Montoya scored two goals but the Rams couldn’t overcome a...

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...

Girls' swimming notebook: Rampart ahead of defending state champion Cheyenne Mountain in season's first state rankings

Updated: Thu, Jan 4, 2018
Entering this season, Rampart girls' swim coach Dan Greene knew he had a talented group of underclassmen. And so far, the...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Meyers has career night for Palmer boys on the way to OT win over Sand Creek

Updated: Wed, Jan 3, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Palmer 80, Sand Creek 76 (OT) At Palmer: Darien Meyers had a career night for the Terrors as he exploded...

David Ramsey: Bill Benton cares, which is a prime reason Lewis-Palmer basketball wins

Updated: Thu, Dec 28, 2017
At the end of each year, Gazette columnist David Ramsey selects a coach-of-the-year. This year, it's Bill Benton of...

Gazette Preps Boys Cross Country All-Stars

Updated: Thu, Dec 21, 2017
First team Mason Norman, The Classical Academy, Sophomore Norman won the 3A boys’ race in 15 minutes, 56.7 seconds, the...

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...

The Gazette 2017 Boys’ Tennis All-Stars

Updated: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
FIRST TEAM SINGLES No. 1: Nick Lorenz, Discovery Canyon, jr. — Lorenz was undefeated before he lost in the Class 5A...

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...

Lewis-Palmer, still unbeaten, uses 3rd-quarter basketball blitz to bury Pueblo South

Updated: Fri, Dec 15, 2017
It was close, and then it wasn’t. Lewis Palmer used a 14-1 run in the third quarter to bury Pueblo South on its way to a...
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