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The Gazette 2017 Baseball All-Area teams

Published: Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Pitcher

Micah Bregard

Air Academy, jr.

Opponents hit .151 against him as he went 6-1 with a 2.04...

Thanks to teamwork, prep athletic directors hit the ground running in new places

Updated: Thu, Jun 8, 2017

More than two weeks elapsed between when Sierra athletic director Brian Petzold accepted an offer to take a similar position...

Trio of area players take part in USA Basketball Women's U16 National Team Trials

Updated: Sat, May 27, 2017

Just being on the floor with the nation's top high school basketball players was a treat in itself for incoming Sand Creek...

Paul Mileto leaves Mesa Ridge to coach Fountain-Fort Carson basketball

Updated: Thu, May 11, 2017

Just a few months after leading the Mesa Ridge boys’ basketball team to an 18-7 record and the round of 16 in the 4A state...

Monday's prep roundup: Cañon City routs Mesa Ridge to win baseball league title

Updated: Tue, May 9, 2017

BASEBALL

Canon City 15, Mesa Ridge 2, 5 innings

At Mesa Ridge: Lincoln Andrews homered and drove in six runs...

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...

Cañon City gains lead in key suspended baseball game at Mesa Ridge

Updated: Wed, May 3, 2017

Cañon City's Harvey Wall tossed a baseball from his dugout to Mesa Ridge's dugout where Jaeden Hegmann stood waiting to...

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: TCA defends girls' league golf crown

Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017

GIRLS' GOLF

Elizabeth Invitational

At Spring Valley Golf Club: TCA shot a 280 to win the team title, and the...

Prep follow: Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic gets national acclaim

Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Widic earns national recognition as a kicker

Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic was notified last week that he received...

Game called in fifth inning, but Mesa Ridge escapes with rainy win over TCA

Updated: Thu, Apr 20, 2017

On a miserable day for baseball - cloudy, windy, rainy - Mesa Ridge defeated The Classical Academy 6-3 in a game that was...

Injuries open new doors for shot put champions at Terror Invite track and field meet

Updated: Wed, Apr 19, 2017

Shin splints got the best of sprinter Shaelynn Williams. A season-ending shoulder injury sidelined football player Bryce...

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...

Thursday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain baseball takes off in second inning

Updated: Fri, Apr 7, 2017

BASEBALL

Cheyenne Mountain 15

Vista Ridge 2

At Cheyenne Mountain: The Wolves were down just one at the...

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...

The Gazette 2016-17 Girls' Basketball 5A-4A All-Area teams

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017

First team

Guard

Chloe Welch,

Mesa Ridge, jr.

Her 18.0 ppg average led all of 4A, while her 469...

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...

The Gazette Girls' Basketball 5A-4A Peak Performer of the Year: Chloe Welch, Mesa Ridge

Updated: Sun, Mar 19, 2017

The first time Mesa Ridge faced Colorado Spring Metro League rival Sierra this season, one of the Stallions' top scorers,...

David Ramsey: Kylee Shook, Oliana Squires embark on holy crusade to end UConn's dominance of women's basketball

Updated: Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Oliana Squires grew up in Colorado Springs enjoying a long-running TV show. Most winters, she watched the Connecticut...

Thursday's prep roundup: Sand Creek rolls to girls soccer win

Updated: Thu, Mar 16, 2017

GIRLS' SOCCER

Sand Creek 9, Palmer 1

At Sand Creek: Jaden Davis scored school-record six times as Sand Creek...

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.

...

Saturday's prep roundup: CSCS boys' basketball takes 3rd at state; Air Academy girls win soccer tournament; Coronado, Widefield claim track wins

Updated: Sun, Mar 12, 2017

Boys' Basketball

No. 3 CSCS 63, No. 1 Kent Denver 55, OT

At DU: Colorado Springs Christian School rallied from...

Second-half slump seals Mesa Ridge's fate in girls' basketball playoff against Pueblo West

Updated: Fri, Mar 3, 2017

PUEBLO - A cold spell on offense and a potent Pueblo West backcourt were too much for the Mesa Ridge Grizzlies to overcome...

Girls' basketball capsules for 5A, 4A, 3A state tournaments

Updated: Fri, Mar 3, 2017

The 5A and 4A tournaments move into the quarterfinals of their respective tournaments, while 3A teams step into the first...

Prep girls golf capsules for 5A, 4A, 3A

Updated: Thu, Mar 2, 2017

5A

Doherty

Coach: John Laxson (first season)

Key players: Page Weil, Kortnay Jaworski and Athena...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek upset bid comes up short in final minute

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Highlights from Wednesday's high school boys' basketball playoffs around the Pikes Peak region.

BOYS' BASKETBALL

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Gazette Preps Peak Performer : Hunter Maldonado, Vista Ridge, basketball

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Vista Ridge senior Hunter Maldonado won't settle in the spotlight. He'd prefer to pass it on.

By now, a collection of...

Mesa Ridge junior Chloe Welch reaches big milestone in big playoff victory

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017

On the night Mesa Ridge junior Chloe Welch scored her 1,000th career point, it was her defense that helped her girls'...

Class 5A, 4A boys' basketball state tournament capsules

Updated: Tue, Feb 28, 2017

Five boys' basketball games in the 5A and 4A round of 16 include area teams, including a head-to-head matchup between Sierra...

Mesa Ridge AD DJ Latino recalls Pueblo East roots heading into girls' hoops playoff matchup

Updated: Mon, Feb 27, 2017

DJ Latino is sure to meet plenty of friends prior to Tuesday's game between Pueblo East and Mesa Ridge in a girls' 4A round...

Girls' basketball playoff capsules for 5A, 4A

Updated: Mon, Feb 27, 2017

A berth in the quarterfinals and a trip to the Denver Coliseum is just one win away as teams hit the round of 16 on Tuesday...

Mesa Ridge eliminates rival Widefield as Dylan Mileto hits 1,000-point mark

Updated: Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Senior Dylan Mileto entered Saturday night's game needing 23 points to become the first boys' basketball player in Mesa...

Second-round capsules for 5A, 4A boys' basketball playoffs

Updated: Fri, Feb 24, 2017

After a first round with plenty of surprises, the top-seeded teams in the state jump into competition to try and knock down...

League, geographical foes meet again, this time in girls', boys' basketball playoffs

Updated: Thu, Feb 23, 2017

League play in prep basketball wrapped up last weekend.

Or did it? Now, it seems to be back, just in time for the...

Girls' basketball 5A, 4A state tournament capsules

Updated: Thu, Feb 23, 2017

With so many first-round upsets, there are some interesting disparities in rankings matchups. But that's what makes it fun....

Six area teams get byes in 4A-5A boys' basketball state playoffs

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017

If there's such a thing as heading into the postseason with momentum, no boys' basketball team has much more of it than...

To bye or not to bye? Area girls' hoop coaches seem to prefer rest, time to prepare

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017

To the surprise of Phil Roiko, his Air Academy girls' basketball team will get a few extra days off to hopefully get things...

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...

State wrestling notes: Sand Creek's Alefosio Saipaia surprises with finals appearance

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

Sand Creek's 285 pounder unexpectedly makes finals

Sand Creek's Alefosio Saipaia had a takedown in the final seconds...

Isais, Holmes look to repeat as champs at state wrestling meet

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

DENVER - Mesa Ridge senior Deric Cruz leaned against a wall underneath the Pepsi Center tunnels and reflected on a...

Thursday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge boys' basketball spoils Sierra's perfect conference record

Updated: Fri, Feb 17, 2017

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

State wresting notes: Mesa Ridge's Deric Cruz survives in triple overtime

Updated: Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Cruz keeps title hopes

alive in 3 OTs

Mesa Ridge senior Deric Cruz can still defend his state title after he...

Mesa Ridge girls' basketball overwhelms Sierra in playoff tuneup

Updated: Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The faces and names may change, but the Mesa Ridge girls' basketball team is consistently one of the best in the state.

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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...

Friday's prep roundup: Coronado advances nine to regional semifinals

Updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017

WRESTLING

Regionals

5A Region 4

At Arvada West: Coronado advanced nine wrestlers to the semifinals on...

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,...