Palmer Ridge 56, Vista Peak 53
At Vista Peak: Palmer Ridge (7-2) eked out a three-point nonconference win over Vista Peak, extending its winning streak to seven.
Vista Ridge 54, Coronado 40
At Coronado: The Cougars kept it close through the first half, giving Vista Ridge a narrow two-point lead at the break. But the Wolves (5-3) stepped it up in the second half, outscoring Coronado (3-5) 29-17 in the final two quarters.
Pueblo Central 51, Sierra 49
At Sierra: The Stallions fall to 3-4 in the nonconference loss.
Palmer Ridge 42, Vista Peak 29
At Vista Peak: The Palmer Ridge defense limited Vista Peak to less than 10 points in each of the first three quarters as the Bears stormed to a nonconference victory. Palmer Ridge (7-2) held a 24-13 lead at halftime.
Mullen 73, Palmer 48
At Palmer: The Terrors fall to 3-7 after a nonconference loss to Mullen.
Pueblo West 60, Canon City 22
At Pueblo West: The Cyclones started out fast with 43 points in the first half of a nonconference win. Canon City (2-5) did not score at all in the fourth quarter.
Doherty 65, Douglas County 23
At Doherty: A 40-point first half gave Doherty the jump it needed to cruise to a nonconference victory. Brionna McBride led the Spartans (5-3) with 17 points, and Caylee DeWitt tacked on 11. Unique Gainey had seven steals.
Mountain Vista 59, Fountain-Fort Carson 49
At Mountain Vista: Despite scoring 22 points in the second quarter to take a four-point lead at halftime, Fountain-Fort Carson could not sustain the lead, and was outscored 29-15 in the second half.
Samiyah Worrell led the Trojans (4-5) with 15 points. Danae Christensen had 14.
Sierra 40, Pueblo County 30
At Pueblo County: Aubrey Robinson put up a double-double in the Stallions' nonconference win, handing the Hornets their second loss of the season. Robinson scored 17 points and pulled down 10 rebounds as Sierra reached .500 at 3-3.
Aspen 9, Doherty 2
At Aspen Ice Garden: Scottie Sellers had a goal and an assist for the Spartans, but it was not enough to overcome Aspen, which scored five goals in the first period.
Anthony Hervias scored on a power play at the end of the first for his second goal of the season. Sellers has five goals for the Spartans (0-6).
Coronado 7, Palmer 1
At Sertich: The Cougars jumped to an early lead, scoring four points in the first period, all the while goalie Chris Kelly had a night between the pipes with 18 saves for Coronado.
Cole Brooker, Ian Wark and Jack Cintron had two goals apiece. Andrew Burton had a goal and three assists for the Cougars (3-3).
Brendan Walkers had Palmer’s lone goal. The Terrors are still searching for their first win.
GIRLS’ SWIMMING AND DIVING
Coronado 103, Doherty 83
At Doherty: Mia Shaeffer won a pair of individual events for the Cougars, and aided in two first-place relay finishes on the way to a 5A CSML win. Shaeffer won the 100 back (1:07.06) and the 100 butterfly (1:02.81) and aided the Coronado 200 medley relay, which won in 2:08.40, and the first-place 400 free relay (4:09.00).
Doherty’s Ella Adler won the 500 free (5:46.46) and the 200 free (2.11.23).