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Pine Creek football wins snow bowl playoff game over Rampart

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The Eagles beat the Rams in the second round of high school state playoffs Friday night. Conditions were cold and snowy...

Pine Creek, Rampart fans enjoy football rivalry

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It was a big-time bout between old rivals. The quarterfinal round of the Class 4A state football playoffs began Friday when...

Scouting state football playoffs: Round 2 matchups around the Pikes Peak region

Updated: Wed, Nov 15, 2017
And then there were four. Week 1 featured a major upset by an area team, two comfortable wins by our top-seeded squads, and...

Area athletes to sign National Letters of Intent on first day of early signing

Updated: Tue, Nov 14, 2017
Wednesday marks the first day of college athletics' early signing period, and athletes around Colorado Springs and the Pikes...

Rampart football capitalizes on second chance vs. Monarch

Updated: Sat, Nov 11, 2017
When the Rampart football team learned it would face Monarch in the first round of the 2017 4A state playoffs, it was ready...

Scouting state football playoffs: Game-by-game preview of Colorado Springs-area teams this weekend

Updated: Fri, Nov 10, 2017
** Class 5A ** No. 15 Fountain-Fort Carson Game data: No. 15 Fountain-Fort Carson vs. No. 2 Eaglecrest … Friday at 7 p.m....

Dawson Carper stands tall in Rampart history, signs with Hawaii

Updated: Wed, Nov 8, 2017
Dawson Carper is standing tall. Well at 6-foot-11 he always is but this time he's standing tall in Rampart history as one of...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Trevor Halverson, Liberty football

Updated: Tue, Nov 7, 2017
High school football came full circle for Liberty quarterback Trevor Halverson had his fellow Lancer seniors in Friday’s game...

Pikes Peak region football forecast: Meet the 8 area teams heading to the postseason

Updated: Mon, Nov 6, 2017
CHSAA officially released the 2017 state football playoff brackets on Sunday, with eight Pikes Peak region teams sprinkled...

5 area teams qualify for state volleyball tournament

Updated: Sat, Nov 4, 2017
Although no local teams made it through on Friday, the Pikes Peak region will still be well represented in the 2017 CHSAA...

Rampart edges Vista Ridge in defensive battle to take 4A Pikes Peak crown

Updated: Sat, Nov 4, 2017
Most people would not expect a low-scoring, defensive affair between teams that have scored a combined 227 points in the past...

Discovery Canyon's Corah Price, St. Mary's Peyton Richter earn CHSAA All-State softball nods

Updated: Fri, Nov 3, 2017
Although the Discovery Canyon softball team had an early exit from the 2017 playoffs, the Thunder are still racking up...

Sun blog: Fountain-Fort Carson, Doherty, Widefield football vying for final playoff spots

Updated: Fri, Nov 3, 2017
Pine Creek, Palmer Ridge, Canon City, Harrison and Discovery Canyon football teams are virtual shoo-ins for the playoffs. They...

Gazette Preps Game of the Week: Rampart eyes second-straight league title after running wild all year

Updated: Thu, Nov 2, 2017
It's deja vu for the Rampart Rams who take on league foe Vista Ridge on Friday night at D-20 Stadium for the 4A Pikes Peak...

State cross country has familiar finish for Bears, Titans

Updated: Sat, Oct 28, 2017
As it was a year ago, state gold was reserved for Palmer Ridge and a Norman. Just a few minor tweaks. Mason Norman, not...

Cross country notes: Palmer Ridge freshman leads girls to big finish

Updated: Sat, Oct 28, 2017
Palmer Ridge freshman leads girls to big finish Isabella Prosceno didn’t know what to expect coming into her first state...

Twelve cross country runners to watch Saturday at the Norris-Penrose Event Center

Updated: Fri, Oct 27, 2017
Colorado Springs took home five state cross country titles last year. Here are a few boys and girls to look out for Saturday...

Friday's roundup: Vista Ridge and Rampart win in football to set up showdown

Updated: Fri, Oct 27, 2017
FOOTBALL Vista Ridge 63, Palmer 6 At Vista Ridge: Jaylen Thomas threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Vista...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Atlas Prep soccer shuts out Faith Christian to win in playoff debut

Updated: Thu, Oct 26, 2017
BOYS’ SOCCER 3A First Round No. 14 Atlas Prep 2, No. 19 Faith Christian 0 At Atlas Prep: Fourteen months ago, Atlas Prep...

All-around effort boosts Coronado past Rampart for league volleyball title

Updated: Wed, Oct 25, 2017
Before Tuesday’s league-deciding volleyball match, Coronado feted its eight seniors as coach Stormie Wells gushed...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Ryan Matson, Palmer Ridge cross country

Updated: Mon, Oct 23, 2017
MONUMENT • Palmer Ridge cross country coach Rob Collins informed his boys team he submitted a roster of 10 for this weekend’s...

Rams, Kadets and Lions lead area soccer teams into state playoffs

Updated: Mon, Oct 23, 2017
The Pikes Peak region will be represented by 15 teams across three classifications of state soccer tournaments around the...

Saturday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge field hockey tops Cheyenne Mountain, advances to state semifinals

Updated: Sat, Oct 21, 2017
VOLLEYBALL Liberty 3, Pueblo West 2 At Liberty: Jordan Valentine led with 15 kills, Katelyn McMoore added 10 kills, and...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Defending boys’ 4A XC champ Palmer Ridge impressive to win region

Updated: Thu, Oct 19, 2017
On Thursday, Rampart senior Dawson Carper announced his commitment to play Division I basketball at the University of...

Rampart's Dawson Carper announces college commitment to play basketball

Updated: Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Rampart senior Dawson Carper is no longer a high school free-agent. On Thursday, the 6-foot-11 center announced his...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer volleyball beats Pine Creek for first time since 2004

Updated: Tue, Oct 17, 2017
VOLLEYBALL Palmer 3, Pine Creek 2 At Palmer: For senior night, Palmer did something the program had not done since its...

Monday’s prep roundup: Rampart soccer on verge of first league crown since 1993

Updated: Mon, Oct 16, 2017
BOYS’ SOCCER Rampart 4, Liberty 3 At D20 Stadium: Jack McReynolds and Simagegn Collins scored 23 seconds apart midway...

Thursday's prep roundup: Pine Creek, Liberty put up fight in 5A state tennis tourney but fail to advance

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
BOYS TENNIS At 5A State Tournament At Gates Tennis Center in Denver: No local singles players or doubles teams made it...

Rampart volleyball's newest addition helps sweep former squad, Pine Creek

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
Senior night. Rivalry game. Packed student section. It’s safe to say the pressure was on for the Rampart girls’ volleyball...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch

Updated: Wed, Oct 11, 2017
It's that time of the year again. The games are getting tougher and conference play is in full effect. And it wouldn't be a...

Prep notebook: At 6-0 for first time, Palmer Ridge football not slowing down

Updated: Sun, Oct 8, 2017
Palmer Ridge is 6-0 for the first time in program history Through the first six weeks of the season, the Bears have...

Saturday's prep roundup: Falcon football scores 72 points, earns blowout win

Updated: Sat, Oct 7, 2017
CROSS COUNTRY Windjammer Cross Country Invitational in Englewood: Sand Creek’s Gabrielle Regalado finished in 20...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge, Sierra softball put up big numbers in league wins

Updated: Tue, Oct 3, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY St. Mary’s Academy 3, Liberty 1 At Liberty: Kylan McCulloch was Liberty’s lone goal scorer against St. Mary’s...

Rampart volleyball sweeps Palmer in Metro League opener

Updated: Tue, Oct 3, 2017
After a tough eight-win season last year, the Palmer volleyball team adopted a new motto for the 2017 season - ‘Got Grit,’ and...

Rampart boys' soccer strikes first but allows two unanswered goals in nonconference loss

Updated: Sat, Sep 30, 2017
At this level, it's the little things that make a big difference. Rampart's boys soccer team learned that the hard way in a...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge, Lewis-Palmer volleyball claim wins

Updated: Tue, Sep 26, 2017
VOLLEYBALL Palmer Ridge 3, Harrison 0 At Harrison: Mac Russ had 17 kills as Palmer Ridge (11-1) beat Harrison (6-8) 25-8,...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer tops Pueblo County in football

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
FOOTBALL Lewis-Palmer 20, Pueblo County 10 At Lewis-Palmer: Lewis-Palmer (1-3) rallied for 14 unanswered points to beat...

Thursday's prep roundup: Rampart downs Liberty in softball

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
SOFTBALL Rampart 13, Liberty 3, 5 innings At Liberty: The Rams didn’t get things going until a four-run fourth inning....

Kadets top Rampart in overtime to remain unbeaten in boys' soccer

Updated: Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Sometimes a win is not enough. Judging by their somber faces and slumped shoulders, you'd think that the Air Academy boys'...

Shepherd zones in to lead Rampart softball to victory over Doherty

Updated: Wed, Sep 20, 2017
Shelby Shepherd’s arm wasn’t feeling so good on the mound in the first inning Tuesday. But a dab of pain-relieving cream for...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge qualifies four for state boys' golf

Updated: Tue, Sep 19, 2017
BOYS' GOLF 4A Region 3 At Boomerang Golf Course: Palmer Ridge took second at the Greeley regional and qualified all four...

Prep notebook: Discovery Canyon football takes out three-time defending champion Pueblo East

Updated: Tue, Sep 19, 2017
Inexperienced Discovery Canyon with trademark win Pueblo East missed a game-winning field goal in the fourth quarter and...

Monday's prep roundup: Discovery Canyon claims third straight boys' golf regional title

Updated: Mon, Sep 18, 2017
BOYS' GOLF 4A Region 1 At Elmwood GC, Pueblo: Led by a sizzling, 5-under-par 65 from senior and defending 4A individual...

Thursday's prep roundup: Harrison rallies to football win

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY Liberty 6,  Smoky Hill 0 At Stutler Bowl Stadium: Tina Bomberg and Julia Anarumo each had two goals to...

Tuesday's prep roundup

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
Continue to check back throughout the night for more updates to today's prep roundup. FIELD HOCKEY Palmer Ridge 3, Denver...

Monday's prep roundup: Liberty boys' golf thinking big after winning 5A Colorado Springs Metro League Championship

Updated: Mon, Sep 11, 2017
BOYS' GOLF 5A Colorado Springs Metro League Championship At Cheyenne Shadows Golf Club: Lucas Howell shot 2-over-par 74...

Saturday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge XC takes 2nd at St. Vrain Invite

Updated: Sat, Sep 9, 2017
Five area runners cracked the top-10 at the St. Vrain Invitational Cross Country Invitational at Lyon, Saturday. Ryan Moen...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Air Academy blanks Evergreen in boys' soccer to avenge upset home playoff loss

Updated: Tue, Sep 5, 2017
BOYS' SOCCER Air Academy 2, Evergreen 0 At Evergreen: According to the rankings, this is the way last year's postseason...

Saturday's prep roundup: Rampart football avenges loss against Heritage

Updated: Sun, Sep 3, 2017
FOOTBALL Rampart 20, Heritage 3 At District-20 Stadium: Keion Cross had two rushing touchdowns and Rampart (2-0) beat...

Friday's prep roundup: Doherty football team beats Rangeview 83-55

Updated: Sat, Sep 2, 2017
Doherty 83, Rangeview 55 At Garry Berry: Julian Cooks rushed for five touchdowns, Logan Sifert threw four touchdown...
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