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Palmer Ridge routs Lewis-Palmer to win Battle of Monument

Updated: Sat, Sep 16, 2017

MONUMENT - It was fitting Palmer Ridge senior defensive end Zach Hester carried the Battle of Monument trophy from the south...

Thursday's prep roundup: Harrison rallies to football win

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017


Liberty 6,  Smoky Hill 0

At Stutler Bowl Stadium: Tina Bomberg...

Lewis-Palmer, Palmer Ridge ready for another Battle of Monument

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017

The 2016 installment of the Battle of Monument likely didn’t sit well with the Palmer Ridge High School football team.


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 

David Ramsey: Ty Evans and Palmer Ridge rampage to victory over Sand Creek

Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017

A year ago, Ty Evans was an unproven, skinny sophomore quarterback just trying to show he could lead Palmer Ridge's offense....

Palmer Ridge QB Ty Evans commits to Arkansas

Updated: Wed, Jul 19, 2017

For Palmer Ridge quarterback, Ty Evans, heaven is on a field underneath bank lights.

Running onto the field with...

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...

Prep football update: No. 13 Mesa Ridge falls to No. 4 Ponderosa

Published: Sun, Nov 13, 2016

No. 13 Mesa Ridge falls to No. 4 Ponderosa

Mesa Ridge coach Rob Braaten can relish the fact that his team took a step...

State football playoffs: 3 teams give Colorado Springs area big hope in 3A

Updated: Fri, Nov 11, 2016

Besides a few good shots against each other, the 3A postseason teams from the Colorado Springs area haven't had much...

Friday's prep roundup: Peyton football advances to 1A quarterfinals

Updated: Sat, Nov 5, 2016


1A Playoffs, First Round

Peyton 16, Limon 7

At Peyton: Pikes Peak 2A and Below No. 1 Peyton...

Three Gazette prep football games to watch in Week 10

Updated: Wed, Nov 2, 2016

The playoffs kick off for Class 2A and below schools (6-man started postseason play last week).

With that in mind,...

Fast start sparks Palmer Ridge football team

Updated: Fri, Oct 21, 2016

MONUMENT - Palmer Ridge is starting to roll. That was evident from the first play of the game.

Quarterback Ty Evans...

Gazette Football Game of the Week: Palmer Ridge, Thomas Jefferson in hunt for 3A East Metro title

Updated: Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Tom Pulford never wants to put the proverbial cart before the horse.

His football players are well aware of that and...

Three prep football games to watch in Week 7

Updated: Wed, Oct 12, 2016

With the RPI rankings debuting last week, teams finally got an official feel for where they stood in the race to the...

Palmer Ridge sophomore quarterback Ty Evans is The Gazette's Peak Performer of the Week

Updated: Tue, Oct 11, 2016

The task in front of Ty Evans when his sophomore football season started was an unenviable one. He had to step in for one of...

Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?

Updated: Thu, Aug 25, 2016




Coach: Jeff Krumlauf

Last season: 5-5, lost in first round of...

The Gazette Big Schools Football Coach of the Year: Tom Pulford, Palmer Ridge

Updated: Thu, Dec 24, 2015

Tom Pulford has been on the Palmer Ridge football coaching staff since the first snap was taken, but in 2015 he took the...