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VOTE: Gazette Preps top play of the 2018 winter season

Updated: Sun, Mar 18, 2018
The winter sports season may be over, but that doesn't mean we can't relive the magic! For the last 10 weeks the Gazette...

Mark Engesser resigns as coach of the Colorado Springs Christian boys' basketball team

Updated: Fri, Mar 16, 2018
For the last four seasons, Mark Engesser has been a busy man. Since 2014 he’s spent countless hours in the gym coaching both...

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...

Smith blog: Doherty dunk contest brings us back to the fun of high school hoops

Updated: Wed, Mar 14, 2018
The end of any high school sports season is tough. It can only end in two ways: pure elation from winning a state title, or...

Lewis-Palmer falls to Longmont in 4A basketball state title game

Updated: Mon, Mar 12, 2018
DENVER • Lewis-Palmer boys’ basketball coach Bill Benton thought his team had one more magic moment left in the final seconds...

Lewis-Palmer has the recipe to return to 4A boys' basketball state championship in 2019

Updated: Sat, Mar 10, 2018
DENVER - After losing six seniors from last year’s Lewis-Palmer squad that played to the 4A state title game, not many people...

UPDATES: Colorado Springs area basketball teams playing in state championship games

Updated: Sat, Mar 10, 2018
Three Colorado Springs-area high school basketball teams will compete for the state championship on Saturday. Lewis-Palmer...

Paul Klee: Good call? Bad call? Lewis-Palmer advances to Class 4A state title game on controversial whistle — with 0.1 on the clock

Updated: Sat, Mar 10, 2018
DENVER — At some point the breaks will turn in favor of Nieyeme Smyer-Williams. They must. Because there’s no way the world...

Lewis-Palmer boys to face Longmont in 4A basketball title

Updated: Fri, Mar 9, 2018
DENVER - Two weeks in a row, Lewis-Palmer’s Matthew Ragsdale knocked down an all-important shot with the game on the line....

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’...

Updates: Colorado Springs-area teams in state high school basketball tournaments

Updated: Thu, Mar 8, 2018
Here's a look at Thursday's Colorado high school basketball tournament games involving teams from the Colorado Springs area....

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....

Scouting state playoffs: 6 area teams remain in the hunt for a high school basketball title

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
And then there were six. Two weeks of intense postseason basketball, six teams from the Pikes Peak region remain in the hunt...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Tre Pierre, Widefield boys' basketball

Updated: Tue, Mar 6, 2018
Widefield senior Tre Pierre and his Gladiators boys’ basketball teammates learned a harsh lesson in the toughest of ways in...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

Updated: Mon, Mar 5, 2018
No. 10 NASCAR's top teams are gathering in Phoenix for Sunday's race No. 9 The Colorado Rapids open on the road Saturday at...

Prep notebook: It’s the end of 2 storied coaching legacies for Widefield basketball

Updated: Mon, Mar 5, 2018
It’s the end for two storied basketball legacies at Widefield. Boys’ basketball coach Mark Munoz is retiring after 21 years...

Falcon's inability to score costs team in state boys' hoops quarterfinal loss

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
There's perhaps no simpler way to describe the game of basketball than a line from Pepsi's Kyrie Irving's Uncle Drew...

Saturday's prep roundup: Doherty's run for a 5A boys' basketball title ends on last-second shot

Updated: Sun, Mar 4, 2018
CLASS 5A (2) ThunderRidge 45, (7) Doherty 43 At Denver Coliseum: Doherty’s stellar season came to an end Saturday in the...
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