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SIGNING DAY LIST: Colorado Springs-area athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2018
CHEYENNE MOUNTAIN Thomas Chaston, Track — Colorado State (DI) Kinley Coe Cheyenne, Volleyball — Northeastern Junior...

Scouting state playoffs: 13 area teams begin journey to state soccer titles

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2018
CLASS 5A No. 18 Rampart Game data: No. 18 Rampart (13-2) vs. No. 15 Fossil Ridge (8-4-2) … Tuesday, May 8, at Fossil...

Thursday's prep roundup: Manitou Springs ends Colorado Springs Christian School's unbeaten run in girls' soccer, Lions name new boys' basketball coach

Updated: Fri, May 4, 2018
Girls soccer Manitou Springs 5, Colorado Springs Christian 0 At Manitou Springs: The Mustangs (13-2) handed the Lions...

Benedetto blog: The best of girls' soccer heading into the postseason

Updated: Fri, May 4, 2018
There’s no shortage of girls’ soccer talent in the Pikes Peak region. From goal scorers and creators to defense and keepers,...

Saturday's prep roundup: Home run by freshman Hudson Anderson keys Colorado Springs Christian School's first season win

Updated: Sat, Apr 28, 2018
BASEBALL Palmer Ridge 8, Lewis-Palmer 3 At Palmer Ridge: Gabe Halaby had an impressive day at the plate and on the mound,...

Friday's prep roundup: Widefield baseball's Reece Lieby pitches shortened perfect game

Updated: Fri, Apr 27, 2018
Baseball Widefield 11, Sierra 0, 5 inn. At Widefield: Reece Lieby tossed a five-inning perfect game, recording 12 of his...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain’s Choi tops leaderboard for second time this season

Updated: Fri, Apr 20, 2018
GIRLS’ GOLF Lancer Invitational At Pine Creek Golf Club: Maxine Choi carded a six-over-par 78 to win top medalist honors...

Saturday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson boys' track and field captures Pomona Invitational

Updated: Sat, Apr 14, 2018
BASEBALL ECA 17, Elbert 3 (5 innings) At ECA: Cam Rawlings went 3 for 4 with two RBIs, and the Eagles extended their...

Sand Creek freshman Sydney Lasater scores at record rate in win over Discovery Canyon

Updated: Thu, Apr 12, 2018
Sydney Lasater didn’t need much time to make her first mark on the Sand Creek girls' soccer program. Scoring her 15th and...

Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball earns shutout to stay perfect in 5A CSML

Updated: Sun, Apr 8, 2018
BASEBALL Pine Creek 11, Coronado 0 At Coronado: The Eagles scored 10 of their runs in the first two innings and cruised...

Gazette Preps 2017-18 5A-4A Girls' Basketball All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Mar 30, 2018
FIRST TEAM G: Chloe Welch, sr., Mesa Ridge - Welch concluded her impressive high school career by leading her team to the...

Gazette Preps 2017-18 Wrestling All-Stars

Updated: Wed, Mar 28, 2018
FIRST TEAM 106: Jett Strickenberger, Discovery Canyon, fr.: He started off his high school career on a high note, finishing...

Prep notebook: Pine Creek baseball hits the road

Updated: Sun, Mar 25, 2018
Pine Creek baseball has been ever-impressive through three games this season – and now it’s taking its hot start on the road...

Thursday's prep roundup: Canon City baseball clinches extra-inning win

Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018
BASEBALL Calhan 13, Ellicott 2 At Ellicott: For the second time this week Calhan claimed a decisive win against area rival...

Doherty's Brionna McBride, Kyrele Benford lead CSML all-stars to sweep of PPAC

Updated: Thu, Mar 15, 2018
Spectators at the Class 5A Colorado Springs Metro League vs. Class 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference all-star basketball games...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek sweeps team titles at season-opening track meet

Updated: Fri, Mar 9, 2018
TRACK AND FIELD Pikes Peak Invite At Garry Berry Stadium: Max Lofy (200 meters), James Hibbard (3,200) and Daniel Fuhr...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Ellicott boys' basketball falls to Yuma in 2A quarterfinals

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Yuma 62, Ellicott 28 At Massari Arena: No. 7 Ellicott didn’t help itself against arguably the top boys’...

High school basketball: All-time greatest girls players from Colorado Springs

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
Who selected the players? Gazette Preps did not cast a vote in selecting these players, but rather oversaw the creation of...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek girls' tennis edge reigning state champs in opening match

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
GIRLS’ TENNIS Sand Creek 5, Cheyenne Mountain 2 At Sand Creek: The reigning Class 4A state champions’ 2018 campaign...

Gazette Preps baseball 2018 preview capsules

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
Calhan Coach: Donovan Mitchell, fifth year Last year: 11-7 (5-5 2A District 8) Returning starters: P/OF...

Gazette Preps girls' tennis 2018 preview capsules

Updated: Fri, Mar 2, 2018
CLASS 5A Doherty Coach: Cheri Rogers, 27th year Last year: 6-0 (2-0 5A Colorado Springs Metro) Returning athletes:...

Gazette Preps girls' soccer 2018 preview capsules

Updated: Thu, Mar 1, 2018
Class 5A Colorado Springs Metro Coronado Coach: Matt Brickell, second season Key players: Lindsey Berger, Sr....

All-time area high school basketball team: It's time to honor the girls of Colorado Springs

Updated: Tue, Feb 27, 2018
In 2012, Lewis-Palmer’s Josh Scott and Sierra’s Wesley Gordon, both University of Colorado commits, embarked as the state’s...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer girls' hoops holds off Centaurus

Updated: Sat, Feb 24, 2018
GIRLS’S BASKETBALL (22) Lewis-Palmer 34, (11) Centaurus 33 At Lafayette: There was a time, not terribly long ago, when...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson girls gain rare hoops playoff win

Updated: Tue, Feb 20, 2018
GIRLS' Basketball 5A playoffs Fountain-Fort Carson 57, Brighton 48 At Brighton: It had been a long wait for...

Scouting state wrestling: Top area contenders in each weight class

Updated: Wed, Feb 14, 2018
This week 109 local wrestlers will make the Pepsi Center home as they battle to bring a state championship back to the Pikes...

Friday's prep roundup: Doherty in hunt for team title after first day of Class 5A Region 3 wrestling tournament

Updated: Fri, Feb 9, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Class 5A State Championships At Chatfield: Lewis-Palmer junior Meredith Rees seeded fourth in...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Chloe Welch's big night helps Mesa Ridge stay unbeaten in league

Updated: Thu, Feb 8, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Widefield 79, Mitchell 35 At Widefield: The Gladiators broke things open behind a 22-6 run that spanned...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball trio comes up big in win over league foe Falcon

Updated: Fri, Feb 2, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Widefield 52, Elizabeth 33 At Widefield: Aaliyah Ricketts led with 19 points and Charisse Fairley...

Wednesday's Gazette Preps roundup: Mesa Ridge, Air Academy and Palmer Ridge among winners in girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Jan 31, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Mesa Ridge 68, Widefield 41 At Widefield: Mesa Ridge coach Jeff Beatty feels like he acquired a big-time...

Saturday's prep roundup: Balanced offensive attack carries Fountain-Fort Carson to boys' basketball win over Pine Creek

Updated: Sat, Jan 27, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Rampart 56, Sand Creek 44 At Rampart: Madi Wriedt led with 19 points, and the Rams used a 20-6 outburst...

Friday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball rebounds from loss with win over Sand Creek

Updated: Sat, Jan 27, 2018
CHSAA LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL Baseball's expansion to a 23-game regular season in Class 3A, 4A and 5A, football's calendar...

This week, Colorado Springs basketball officials join fight to stop cancer

Updated: Fri, Jan 26, 2018
Sports officials are taught to put their individual allegiances aside. Once they don a black-and-white striped shirt, it's all...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Derrell buzzer-beater completes comeback as Sand Creek stuns Vista Ridge

Updated: Thu, Jan 25, 2018
GIRLS' BASKETBALL Sand Creek 67, Vista Ridge 66 At Vista Ridge: Nikki Derrell hit a 3-pointer as time expired as Sand...

Colorado Springs Metro Wrestling Championships to flaunt top-ranked athletes, returning talent

Updated: Fri, Jan 19, 2018
If you’re a fan of high school wrestling, you’re going to want to be at Doherty High School this weekend. The 18th-annual...

Friday’s prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer boys stay unbeaten, wins 25th straight regular-season game

Updated: Fri, Jan 12, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Lewis-Palmer 76, Cheyenne Mountain 61 At Lewis-Palmer: Joel Scott led all scorers with 24 points as...

Thursday's prep roundup: CSCS girls continue hot streak, outscore last two opponents 149-36

Updated: Thu, Jan 11, 2018
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL
 Liberty 68, Rampart 53 At Rampart: Rampart had three scorers in double figures but it was not enough to...

Wednesday's prep roundup: St. Mary's clinch one-point win to remain undefeated in girls' basketball

Updated: Thu, Jan 11, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Discovery Canyon 74, Sand Creek 46 At Discovery Canyon: The Thunder scored 23 points in the third quarter...

Friday's prep roundup: Air Academy's Ryan Self hits two late-game shots in boys' basketball win over Sand Creek

Updated: Fri, Jan 5, 2018
ICE HOCKEY Creste Butte 5, Rampart At Sertich Ice Center: Tyler Montoya scored two goals but the Rams couldn’t overcome a...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Meyers has career night for Palmer boys on the way to OT win over Sand Creek

Updated: Wed, Jan 3, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Palmer 80, Sand Creek 76 (OT) At Palmer: Darien Meyers had a career night for the Terrors as he exploded...

The Gazette Preps Boys' Soccer Peak Performer of the Year: Garrett Kramer, Sand Creek

Updated: Sat, Dec 16, 2017
The Sand Creek soccer team started the season with the one-word motto: “believe.” Belief was a necessity if the Scorpions...

2017 Gazette Preps Boys' Soccer All-Stars

Updated: Fri, Dec 15, 2017
FIRST TEAM Attack Khristian Hooker, Air Academy, Sr. — Hooker proved to be the Kadets’ most dangerous attacking option....

St. Mary's wins co-ed cheer title while still trying to win over fans

Updated: Sat, Dec 9, 2017
DENVER • Forget the sideline. On this night, cheerleaders took center stage. In a performance of pageantry, not to mention...

Gazette Preps team-by-team high school wrestling preview capsules

Updated: Wed, Dec 6, 2017
Class 5A Doherty Coach: Joshua Galvan (fourth season) Returning state qualifiers: Three Key wrestlers: Jayse Bouillion,...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer girls win tournament opener

Updated: Tue, Dec 5, 2017
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Lewis-Palmer 50, Peak to Peak 13 At Skyline: Preslee Enget scored 16 points and Arianna Blowe added 11...

Nikki Derrell delivers in Sand Creek girls' basketball debut

Updated: Tue, Dec 5, 2017
During a timeout in the opening half Monday night, Coronado coach Bryan Earls implored his team to contain Sand Creek’s Nikki...

Women's basketball athletes at UCCS turn playing days into coaching careers in Colorado Springs

Updated: Fri, Dec 1, 2017
With one observation, Valor Christian girls' basketball coach Jessika Caldwell figured it was only a matter of time before one...

Sand Creek boys’ basketball cruises to easy win in season opener

Updated: Thu, Nov 30, 2017
Bye-bye, varsity jitters. Entering this season, no one on the Sand Creek boys’ basketball roster truly experienced the sport...

2017-18 Gazette Preps girls' basketball team-by-team capsules

Updated: Thu, Nov 30, 2017
5A CSML Coronado Coach: Bryan Earls (first season) Last season: 3-21 (0-13 in league) Key players: G Abriana Burr,...

Pikes Peak-area boys' basketball team capsules

Updated: Wed, Nov 29, 2017
5A Colorado Springs Metro League Coronado Coach: David Thomas (third season) Returning starters: F Jareth Morey, sr.; F...