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The Gazette Wrestling All-Area teams for 2016-17

Updated: Wed, Mar 15, 2017

The Gazette Wrestling All-Area teams for the 2016-17 season.

First team

106: Patrick Allis, Discovery Canyon,...

Wrestling coach of the year: Josh Galvan, Doherty

Updated: Wed, Mar 15, 2017

Josh Galvan was a senior at Doherty High School the last time the Spartans won a league title in wrestling.

That stat...

Longtime Colorado Springs high school wrestling coach Matt Brickell stepping down, but he's not done coaching

Updated: Mon, Mar 13, 2017

Matt Brickell called it quits from wrestling in 2013, but the sport had a tighter hold on him than he'd thought.

As...

Gazette's Prep Peak Performer of the Week: Peter Isais, Pine Creek wrestling

Updated: Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Wrestling is in Peter Isais' blood. It's a family tradition, and he has certainly made his family proud.

The Pine...

David Ramsey: Coronado wrestler Stephen Dabelko dreamed of ruling Colorado, and fell just short

Updated: Sun, Feb 19, 2017

DENVER - Stephen Dabelko ran along lonely roads east of Colorado Springs, listening to Garth Brooks, George Strait and...

State wrestling individual and team final results

Updated: Sun, Feb 19, 2017

Final results from Saturday's state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center in Denver.

State wrestling notes: Cheyenne Mountain finishes third

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

Mike McFadden (132 pounds) and Zac Baker (160) finished second as Cheyenne Mountain took third in the Class 4A team...

Peter Isais, Britton Holmes claim back-to-back state wrestling titles

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

DENVER - Pine Creek's Peter Isais had a comfortable lead as the seconds wound down on his finals win, but he decided to go...

Paul Klee: UCCS soccer gets a tough one in Cheyenne Mountain wrestler Luke White

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

DENVER - Everyone knows pain is worse if you know it's coming.

It's like when you stub your toe on the coffee table....

State wrestling notes: Sand Creek's Alefosio Saipaia surprises with finals appearance

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

Sand Creek's 285 pounder unexpectedly makes finals

Sand Creek's Alefosio Saipaia had a takedown in the final seconds...

Isais, Holmes look to repeat as champs at state wrestling meet

Updated: Sat, Feb 18, 2017

DENVER - Mesa Ridge senior Deric Cruz leaned against a wall underneath the Pepsi Center tunnels and reflected on a...

State wrestling results for teams and individuals

Updated: Fri, Feb 17, 2017

State wrestling individual and team results through the first two days of the tournament.

Championship...

Palmer coach, wrestler looking for gold

Updated: Fri, Feb 17, 2017

DENVER - With their legacies already in hand, longtime wrestling coach Martin Davidson and senior Dre-Son Scruggs have one...

State wresting notes: Mesa Ridge's Deric Cruz survives in triple overtime

Updated: Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Cruz keeps title hopes

alive in 3 OTs

Mesa Ridge senior Deric Cruz can still defend his state title after he...

State wrestling team, individual first-round results

Updated: Thu, Feb 16, 2017

With the first day of state wrestling in the books, here's a look at team standings through Day 1.

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