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Colorado high school football moves to spring

Colorado high school football will be played in the spring because of COVID-19 concerns, the state’s governing body for prep sports announced Aug. 4.   Football practices are now set … more

Sports Illustrated honors local prep athletes

Sports Illustrated has unveiled its watch list for its 2020 high school All-American team and eight players are from Colorado schools. Three of the players were tight ends and two were from Heritage … more

Some Colorado high school sports cleared for fall play

Boys golf, softball and boys tennis have been given approval to begin play this fall, the Colorado High School Activities Association announced July 31. The sports can begin practice, the association … more

North Metro football itching for a return

For are coaches and players, the only sure thing about high school football in 2020 is that it is going to look very different. “This offseason has been completely different,” Legacy third-year … more

Veteran Denver sports exec Jim Saccomano: Why sports matter

Denver is the smallest of the 13 U.S. cities with four professional sports teams in the National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Hockey League and National Basketball Association. … more

Douglas County high school pitcher thrilled to be chosen by Rockies

Case Williams claims the decision he faced wasn’t tough. Williams, a Douglas County High School right-handed pitcher, was the fourth-round pick and the 110th overall selection by the Colorado … more

It's official: Spring sports seasons are canceled

It was an announcement that was expected. Colorado High School Activities Association Commissioner Rhonda Blanford-Green revealed on April 22 in a statement to athletes, coaches, administrators, … more

Jeffco sports spring trips, games canceled

In the second week of March, the Wheat Ridge High boys’ baseball team learned that the team’s spring break trip, a tournament in Phoenix, had been canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. A … more

A mixture of youth and veterans have Legacy soccer excited for new season

Last year’s campaign for Legacy women’s soccer under six-year head coach Luke Meadows went exceptionally well, with 10-5-1 record and a 5A state playoff berth. Despite losing 11 seniors, the … more

Lady Norse looking for more than just back-to-back conference titles

To say last season for Northglenn girls soccer was special to the program and to head coach Kristina Churchill would be an understatement. Claiming a 10-0 EMAC Conference Title - their first … more

Basketball season ends without champions

There will be no 2020 Colorado state basketball champions. After the girls semifinal games in the 3A, 4A and 5A classifications were played on March 12, the Colorado High School Activities … more

Spring high school sports, activities suspended through April 6 in Colorado

The impact of COVID-19 on the sports world has extended to the Colorado high school level. The Colorado High School Activities Association has suspended all spring sports and activities through April … more

Riverdale Ridge falls in opening round to Resurrection Christian

Despite the result not being in favor of coach Byron Gray and his second-year program at Riverdale Ridge against No. 1 seed Resurrection Christian March 6, the Ravens have nothing but excitement … more

Defense helps Holy Family in first round of playoffs

The Lady Tigers of Holy Family (19-6) have found their stride in the 4A state tournament. Relying on a relentless defensive attitude along with contributions from everyone, the No. 7 seed advanced to … more

Ralston Valley girls basketball season ends at the Denver Coliseum

DENVER — It’s become nearly a decade-long trend for Ralston Valley girls basketball coach Jeff Gomer to bring his Mustangs down to the Denver Coliseum. For the fifth time in six seasons and sixth … more

Waufle comes up big again for Horizon in postseason opener

It was only five days prior to the Feb. 25 postseason opener for Horizon women’s basketball that senior Olivia Waufle hit the go-ahead basket against rival Legacy with less than five seconds … more

Mountain Range defeated in first-round, despite fast start

In his second year as Mountain Range basketball coach, Jordan Carter led his group to a winning season at 13-11 and playoff berth despite falling to Hinkley 60-40 in the opening round, Feb. 26. With … more

Holy Family holding out at State

As 11 North Metro teams found themselves in the state tournament for basketball this season, just the No. 7 seeded Holy Family ladies move on to the Sweet 16 after an opening-round bye and a 62-26 … more

Relentless second quarter lifts Horizon over rival Legacy

Feb. 20 at Legacy High School, the crowds for both Horizon and the Lightning showed up strong in an electric atmosphere. Heading to the second quarter tied at 12, Horizon clamped down defensively and … more

Legacy takes road contest against Dakota Ridge

Going to halftime Feb. 17 at Dakota Ridge High School, it was both Legacy and the Lady Eagles’ game to win - tied at 27. But what decided this affair turned out to be that one team had senior Halle … more
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