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Prep Notebook: Widefield settles on new basketball coaches

Updated: Sun, Apr 29, 2018
A little more than a month after Widefield’s longtime boys’ and girls’ basketball coaches called it a career, the school has...

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

Updated: Sat, Mar 31, 2018
FIRST TEAM G: Noah Martinez, sr., Falcon - Martinez ran the show for a Falcon team that went 20-6 and earned the No. 4...

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

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
In 2012 a panel of Colorado-Springs area experts helped The Gazette pick the greatest boys’ basketball players of all-time....

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...

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...

Monday’s prep roundup: Big rally helps Widefield boys escape upset-minded Woodland Park

Updated: Mon, Feb 5, 2018
BOYS’ BASKETBALL Widefield 60, Woodland Park 56 At Woodland Park: Randall Days scored a game-high 27 points and helped...

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...

Thursday's prep roundup: Widefield boys' basketball holds on for win over Sierra, extends winning streak to six games

Updated: Fri, Jan 26, 2018
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING F-FC 43, Sierra Grande 16, Pueblo East 13 At Fountain-Fort Carson: Sophomore Amira O'Sullivan...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Doherty stays unbeaten in league by holding off F-FC in double-OT

Updated: Tue, Jan 23, 2018
BOYS' BASKETBALL Doherty 64, Fountain-Fort Carson 59, 2OT At Fountain-Fort Carson: Doherty blew a late four-point lead in...

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...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Doherty girls claim OT win over Pine Creek

Updated: Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Cole Sienknecht hit four 3-pointers and scored 28 points for the second consecutive game to lift the Mustangs to their third...

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...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Derrian Reed, Sierra basketball

Updated: Tue, Dec 12, 2017
The goals for Sierra senior Derrian Reed’s final season of high school hoops are clear. The 6-foot-1 combo guard wants to...

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...

Paul Klee: Sierra's Terry Dunn, C.J. Jennings are how high school sports can work

Updated: Wed, Apr 12, 2017
On the nights he's working, taking admission tickets at the Tinseltown theater, Sierra High basketball star C.J. Jennings...

Brevin Brimble, CJ Jennings enjoy being part of basketball all-star 'Show'

Updated: Sat, Mar 25, 2017
DENVER - Brevin Brimble's final quarter of high school basketball looked an awful lot like an homage to his touted career at...

The Gazette 2016-17 Boys' Basketball All-Area teams

Updated: Wed, Mar 22, 2017
First team Guard Brevin Brimble, Doherty, sr. 5A CSML MVP led league champs with 20.4 points-per-game average. Guard...

David Ramsey: Lewis-Palmer, a true team, demolishes Sierra in 4A basketball playoffs

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017
MONUMENT - Lewis-Palmer's basketball team is a rarity. It's truly a team. There's no dominant star. There's a wealth of...

Sierra, Lewis-Palmer boys' basketball programs renew playoff rivalry

Updated: Wed, Mar 1, 2017
Russ McKinstry is 160 miles away and nearly four years removed from his days as boys' basketball coach at Lewis-Palmer. But...

Class 5A, 4A boys' basketball state tournament capsules

Updated: Tue, Feb 28, 2017
Five boys' basketball games in the 5A and 4A round of 16 include area teams, including a head-to-head matchup between Sierra...

Second-round capsules for 5A, 4A boys' basketball playoffs

Updated: Fri, Feb 24, 2017
After a first round with plenty of surprises, the top-seeded teams in the state jump into competition to try and knock down...

Six area teams get byes in 4A-5A boys' basketball state playoffs

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017
If there's such a thing as heading into the postseason with momentum, no boys' basketball team has much more of it than...

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 for a...

Three high school basketball games to watch

Updated: Wed, Feb 8, 2017
The postseason is about two weeks away and there's still plenty to be decided, most importantly league crowns, not to mention...

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 3 3. Vista Ridge (16)...

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 as time...

Prep roundup: Harrison's winning ways brings excitement back to rivalry with Sierra

Updated: Mon, Feb 6, 2017
Harrison's winning ways brings excitement back to rivalry with Sierra The Harrison-Sierra rivalry that has been so ice cold...

Friday's prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain swimmers start strong

Updated: Mon, Feb 6, 2017
GIRLS' SWIMMING AND DIVING Pikes Peak Athletic Conference Championships At Cheyenne Mountain: The host Indians took the...

Monday's prep roundup: TCA snaps Mesa Ridge winning streak in girls' basketball

Updated: Wed, Feb 1, 2017
GIRLS' BASKETBALL TCA 70, Mesa Ridge 63 At TCA: Raegan Bervig led four scorers in double figures with 17 points as Pikes...

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. Rampart 12-5 3 4A 1....

Thursday's prep roundup: St. Mary's snaps 10-game skid in boys' basketball

Updated: Sat, Jan 28, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL St. Mary's 51, Florence 41 At St. Mary's: Jack Velten led a balanced scoring effort with 11 points and...

Sierra makes crazy comeback, survives Mesa Ridge in overtime in boys basketball

Updated: Wed, Jan 25, 2017
Darrian Reed knows how important free throws are. He proved just how important making good at the charity stripe is when he...

With fire code, tardy fans can be left in the cold at big-time Colorado Springs basketball games

Updated: Tue, Jan 24, 2017
Fans of Sierra and Sand Creek recently found out the hard way that simply showing up for a game doesn't necessarily translate...

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. Rampart 10-5 2 4A 1. Sand...

Sierra's CJ Jennings puts on show in win over TCA

Updated: Thu, Jan 19, 2017
Sierra's CJ Jennings put on a show that even The Classical Academy fans could enjoy. Jennings scored 25 in less than three...

Undefeated Manitou Springs, Peyton boys' basketball battle among games to watch this week

Updated: Wed, Jan 18, 2017
While we're in the thick of league play, this week we look at a couple of nonconference matchups and a cross-classification...

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 Ridge 9-4 3 4A 1. Sand...

Thursday's prep roundup: Liberty tops Rampart to stay atop league

Updated: Thu, Jan 12, 2017
BOYS' BASKETBALL Liberty 80, Rampart 73 At Liberty: Liberty (8-4, 3-0 5A Colorado Springs Metro League) scored 27 points...

Defending 3A, 4A boys' hoops teams face off among this weekend's prep games to watch

Updated: Wed, Jan 11, 2017
While wind blew away some games early in the week, it looks like snow should hold off until competitions are done this week....

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. Vista Ridge 7-4 No. 3 4A...

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 5-4 NR 4A 1. Sand Creek...

Plan backfires, but D'shawn Schwartz, Sand Creek beat Sierra anyway

Updated: Fri, Dec 16, 2016
Sand Creek coach Rob Hawkins told David Jabedo to miss his second free throw after the senior swished the go-ahead point with...

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 Ridge 2-3 3 4A 1....

Friday's prep roundup: CSCS boys start quest for third straight crown with dominant victory

Updated: Sat, Dec 3, 2016
BOYS' BASKETBALL CSCS 79, Grand Valley 47 At Broomfield: Justin Engesser led three scorers in double figures with 25...

Big schools boys' basketball team-by-team capsules

Updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016
5A CSML Coronado Coach: David Thomas (second season) Last season: 2-21 Key players: Ashton Rogers, jr., F; Elijah...