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Trio of area players take part in USA Basketball Women's U16 National Team Trials

Updated: Sat, May 27, 2017

Just being on the floor with the nation's top high school basketball players was a treat in itself for incoming Sand Creek...

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...

David Ramsey: Kylee Shook, Oliana Squires embark on holy crusade to end UConn's dominance of women's basketball

Updated: Fri, Mar 17, 2017

Oliana Squires grew up in Colorado Springs enjoying a long-running TV show. Most winters, she watched the Connecticut...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer : Hunter Maldonado, Vista Ridge, basketball

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017

Vista Ridge senior Hunter Maldonado won't settle in the spotlight. He'd prefer to pass it on.

By now, a collection of...

Former Sand Creek girls coach scored with NBA's visiting Brooklyn Nets

Updated: Thu, Feb 23, 2017

DENVER - Considering all he accomplished as the girls' basketball coach at Sand Creek High School, B.J. Johnson would have...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Vista Ridge locks up PPAC as coach Joe Hites notches win No. 400

Updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017

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

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Vista...

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...

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....

Saturday's prep roundup: Doherty defeats Liberty in girls' basketball

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Doherty 64, Liberty 40

At Doherty: Aubriana Noti had her 15th double-double of the season -...

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...

Games to watch include pair of Doherty-Liberty doubleheaders in boys' and girls' hoops

Updated: Wed, Jan 25, 2017

It's going to be hard to find games that will match up to what we saw Tuesday and Wednesday in the Pikes Peak region.

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This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 23, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 10-3 1

2. Vista Ridge 11-4 3

3....

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 16, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 9-3 1

2. Rampart 9-4 2

3. Vista...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Seven pins lead Mesa Ridge past Discovery Canyon

Updated: Wed, Jan 11, 2017

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

WRESTLING

Mesa Ridge 48,...

Prep update: PPAC has newfound parity in girls' hoops

Updated: Tue, Jan 10, 2017

PPAC's newfound parity in girls' hoops

It took four years, but it looks like the rest of the Pikes Peak Athletic...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Jan 9, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 7-3 No. 1

2. Rampart 7-3 No. 2

3....

Wednesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek boys, Lewis-Palmer girls notch wins in hoops

Updated: Wed, Jan 4, 2017

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Sand Creek 74, Lewis-Palmer 66

At Lewis-Palmer: D'shawn Schwartz had 33 points as Sand Creek...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Liberty tops Sand Creek in girls' basketball

Updated: Tue, Jan 3, 2017

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

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Liberty 38,...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Mon, Dec 19, 2016

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 5-1 1

2. Rampart 4-3 2

3. Liberty...

This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

Updated: Tue, Dec 13, 2016

BOYS' BASKETBALL

Team *Record Last week

5A

1. Doherty 3-1 t1

2. Rampart 3-2 t1

3. Vista...

Girls' basketball capsules for 5A, 4A classifications

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Here's a team-by-team look at girls' basketball programs in the 5A and 4A classifications.

5A

CSML

...

Wednesday's prep roundup: Sand Creek hires girls' basketball coach

Updated: Sat, Sep 17, 2016

GIRLS' BASKETBALL

Tommie Johnson was tabbed the new Sand Creek girls' basketball coach, Sand Creek announced via...

With second chance, BJ Johnson hopes to take Sand Creek to top of 4A girls' basketball world

Updated: Wed, Mar 9, 2016

The first time the job came open at Sand Creek, BJ Johnson figured he had enough on his plate with his full-time job as...