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Longtime Palmer Ridge athletic director Porter takes post at Coronado

Updated: Wed, Jun 14, 2017

It'll seem like old times for Jim Porter.

Soon, he'll oversee an athletics program and work alongside football coach...

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...

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...

The Gazette Girls' Lacrosse Peak Performer: Sam Rippley, Palmer Ridge

Updated: Tue, Jun 6, 2017

Sam Rippley could well be the definition of a "multisport athlete" after playing five sports during her time at Palmer...

The Gazette 2017 Girls' Lacrosse All-Area teams

Updated: Tue, Jun 6, 2017

First team

Attack: Reagan Brenenstuhl, Air Academy, so.-Scored 45 goals and dished out 11 assists.

Attack:...

The Gazette 2017 Girls' Golf All-Area teams

Updated: Mon, Jun 5, 2017

First team

Elly Carlson

Pine Creek, sr.

Won 4A Region 1 with a 71, tied for 8th at 4A state.

...

Palmer Ridge, Pine Creek girls shoot school-best golf finishes

Updated: Wed, May 24, 2017

ERIE - Palmer Ridge's Kellsey Sample and Pine Creek's Elly Carlson sealed a career and legacy with one last rattle of the...

Palmer Ridge's Kellsey Sample recovers to sit seventh in 4A state girls' golf

Updated: Mon, May 22, 2017

ERIE - Palmer Ridge senior Kellsey Sample left the Colorado National Golf Club in swift fashion Monday, frantically grabbing...

Long distance boys' trio leave their mark at state, head to Big 12 schools

Updated: Mon, May 22, 2017

LAKEWOOD - The Classical Academy's Tanner Norman, Palmer Ridge's Jeremy Meadows and Air Academy's Ethan Powell left the...

Area players look for top finishes in girls' golf state tourneys

Updated: Sun, May 21, 2017

Arielle Keating tied for 13th last season at the 5A state tournament in girls' golf. Kellsey Sample tied for 10th in 4A....

Palmer Ridge track coach deals with wife's cancer as state meet arrives

Updated: Tue, May 16, 2017

Palmer Ridge track and field coach Rob Collins is entrenched in two very different types of pain.

One of those pains...

State tennis notes: Palmer Ridge notches a program-best fourth in 4A

Updated: Sun, May 14, 2017

Note: This story was updated to reflect the correct opponent for Cheyenne Mountain's Cory Patton Lossner in her regional...

Friday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain shines in first day of PPAC swim league meet

Updated: Fri, May 12, 2017

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

BOYS' SWIMMING

PPAC...

Cheyenne Mountain meets its own high expectations with record ninth state girls' tennis team championship

Updated: Fri, May 12, 2017

PUEBLO -- There were tears of joy for Cheyenne Mountain's Cory Patton Lossner and that was before she knew she had clinched...

State tennis notes: Palmer Ridge reaches new heights

Updated: Fri, May 12, 2017

CQ: Dawn Kruger, Dave Lehman, Dave Adams, Grace Qui, Amy Wang, Balia Fitzpatrick Ciara babak, Casey Ahrendsen, Ally...

Boys' lacrosse and girls' lacrosse state playoff capsules

Updated: Fri, May 12, 2017

Six Pikes Peak region teams remain in the lacrosse postseason - two in the 4A boys' bracket and four in the girls'...

Baseball state playoff capsules

Updated: Thu, May 11, 2017

Area district playoff capsules

All games Saturday

5A

Coronado

Where: Mountain Vista

When:...

Area's depth on display with 12 semifinal berths at 4A state girls' tennis tournament

Updated: Thu, May 11, 2017

PUEBLO -- Palmer Ridge's three doubles semifinalists were part a strong area showing at the Class 4A state girls' tennis...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Fountain Valley, ECA to battle in 2A girls' soccer quarters

Updated: Wed, May 10, 2017

Girls' Soccer

2A State Playoffs

No. 5 Fountain Valley 8, No. 12 Heritage Christian 1

At Fountain...

High school baseball 4A regional tournaments

Updated: Wed, May 10, 2017

The Class 4A state high school baseball district tournaments were released on Wednesday.

Air Academy and Canon City...

Air Academy's Isabell Deak wins girls' golf regional, while Palmer Ridge wins team crown

Updated: Tue, May 9, 2017

In the lead group on her home golf course, Air Academy's Isabell Deak settled right in at the 4A Region 2 tournament on...

Air Academy boys just miss home game as boys' and girls' lacrosse pairings released

Updated: Mon, May 8, 2017

Air Academy won't get home-field advantage or more than a day to plan for its first-round state match against Golden in 4A...

Health of Palmer Ridge's Brandon Pappas is big question for state meet

Updated: Sat, May 6, 2017

Palmer Ridge was dealt a blow when sprinter Brandon Pappas pulled up lame with a hamstring injury in the 200 preliminaries...

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...

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,...

Monday's prep roundup: Sample, Air Academy capture golf titles at Indian Invitational

Updated: Tue, May 2, 2017

GIRLS' GOLF

Cheyenne Mountain Invitational

At Country Club of Colorado: Kellsey Sample of Palmer Ridge shot a...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge baseball rallies to beat Lewis-Palmer

Updated: Wed, Apr 26, 2017

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

BASEBALL

Palmer Ridge 9,...

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...

Gazette Preps high school sports rankings: Several teams break into rankings after key wins

Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017

High school sports rankings for teams across the Pikes Peak region and the Colorado Springs area for the week of April...

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...

Air Academy defeats host Palmer Ridge in baseball

Updated: Tue, Apr 18, 2017

MONUMENT - Normally, a hitter like Nick Weber would bat leadoff. His bat and speed are perfect for opening an inning and a...

Monday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge, Kellsey Sample win Cougar Classic golf tourney

Updated: Mon, Apr 17, 2017

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

GIRLS' GOLF

Cougar...

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...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Rampart golfer Arielle Keating wins Trojan Invitational

Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

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

GIRLS' GOLF

Trojan...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain tops Falcon in baseball

Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017

BASEBALL

Cheyenne Mountain 10, Falcon 9, 10 innings

At Cheyenne Mountain: The Pikes Peak 4A No. 1 Indians...

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,...

Prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer tabs longtime assistant as hockey coach

Updated: Mon, Apr 10, 2017

Lewis-Palmer tabs longtime assistant as hockey coach

Taking over as coach for Lewis-Palmer's hockey program was a...

Palmer Ridge baseball recovers from rough start, blows by host Canon City

Updated: Thu, Mar 30, 2017

CANON CITY - It took him an inning, but Nathan Gishwiller cooled the Canon City Tigers' bats Thursday.

Gishwiller and...

Stay-cation: Handful of Colorado Springs-area baseball teams stay put rather than travel over spring break

Updated: Mon, Mar 27, 2017

John Sanchez couldn't help but feel a bit out of place at practice Friday.

"Instead of packing, we were hitting," the...

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...

Monday's prep roundup: Doherty baseball scores early, often to deal Pueblo South its first loss; Liberty gets first girls soccer win

Updated: Tue, Mar 21, 2017

BASEBALL

Doherty 10, Pueblo South 4

At Doherty: Lucas Colvin drove in three runs, and Tony Goodman had two...

The Gazette 2016-17 Hockey All-Area teams

Published: Fri, Mar 17, 2017

First team

Forward

Christian

Perry,

Lewis-Palmer, sr.

His 22 regular-season goals tied for...

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.

...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge holds off Pueblo West in baseball

Updated: Tue, Mar 14, 2017

BASEBALL

Palmer Ridge 4, Pueblo West 3

At Pueblo West: There was no time to look toward the future with the...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Mar 13, 2017

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

BASEBALL

Team Record Last Week

5A

1. Pine...

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...

High school girls' track and field capsules for 2017

Updated: Sun, Mar 12, 2017

5A

Doherty

Coach: Robert Duensing (seventh season).

Key returners: DeAndre Achor, so.; Gabbi Chapa,...

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Baseball: Air Academy 10, Palmer Ridge 4