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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...

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...

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....

Liberty, Pine Creek girls' programs enjoy stress-free seasons, turn page on past turmoil

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017

At this time last year, the girls' basketball programs at Liberty and Pine Creek were 5A playoff bound, but with dark clouds...

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...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge locks up 4A CSML girls' basketball crown

Updated: Tue, Feb 14, 2017

Girls' Basketball

Mesa Ridge 54,

Cañon City 51

At Mesa Ridge: Behind 23 points and 16 rebounds from...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Highlights from the high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region

Updated: Wed, Feb 8, 2017

HOCKEY

Lewis-Palmer 5, Ralston Valley 4

At Apex: Lewis-Palmer (5-9, 2-8 Foothills Conference) has been looking...

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...

Monday's prep roundup: Tedquist's 3-pointer boosts Canon City girls past Sierra

Updated: Mon, Feb 6, 2017

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Canon City 51, Sierra 48

At Canon City: Kate Tedquist hit a 3-pointer from the right corner...

Doherty girls' hoops uses 10-0 run to rally vs. Pine Creek

Updated: Thu, Feb 2, 2017

After the final buzzer and with the hard-fought victory sealed, Mykiaa Minniss sat on the court with an open-mouth smile as...

Rematch between Doherty, Pine Creek in girls' hoops among games to watch

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017

This week we get several matchups between teams in the top three spots of a few conferences.

It's fun to see so many...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Vanguard boys' basketball continues surge with road win at Buena Vista

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Vanguard 78,

Buena Vista 71

At Buena Vista: Seth Fuqua poured in 34 points, helping...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 30, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 13-3 No. 1

2. Vista Ridge 13-4 2

3....

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer gets big boys' basketball conference win

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Lewis-Palmer 76, Sand Creek 62

At Sand Creek: In a battle of top-three teams in the 5A/4A...