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Kevin Carmody

Prep Sports Reporter

  • John Edwards-Parton makes return to Pikes Peak after long-awaited debut in 2013

    Updated: Tue, Jun 24, 2014

    For nearly two decades, John Edwards-Parton watched The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on Sky television from his home in Shropshire, England. Then a vacation of some 7,000 miles brought him and his wife, Marge, that much closer. After that, Edwards-Parton got...

  • Bernie Moncallo sees vast potential in opportunity with Vista Ridge baseball

    Published: Mon, Jun 23, 2014

    In four seasons at Air Academy, Bernie Moncallo won more than 70 percent of his games, led the Kadets to the 4A state championship baseball game in 2012 and into the postseason every year. When his contract wasn't renewed after this past season, the former Cheyenne Mountain and minor...

  • Legendary slugger Darrell Evans revisits Colorado for Heroes Classic

    Published: Sat, Jun 21, 2014

    Almost naturally, Darrell Evans found himself in blue Saturday at the second Heroes Classic at Security Service Field. Evans, a two-time All-Star and the first batter to hit 40 home runs in each league, spent 14 of his 22 major league seasons wearing the blue of Atlanta and Detroit....

  • The Gazette Girls' Track and Field Peak Performer of the Year: Ally Watt, Pine Creek

    Updated: Thu, Jun 5, 2014

    The frenetic pace keeps going for Pine Creek senior-to-be Ally Watt. Even in the summer. Watt, who won the 100- and 200-meter races and anchored winning 400 and 800 relays at the recently completed state meet in Lakewood, isn't planning on letting up anytime soon. First, she will...

  • The Gazette Girls' Track and Field Coach of the Year: Max Oliver, Pine Creek

    Published: Thu, Jun 5, 2014

    Max Oliver had a pretty good idea his girls' track team had the potential and talent to finish in the top three among the talented Class 5A teams at the state track and field meet. And while finishing a close second to Fort Collins marked an accomplishment in itself, the point total...

  • The Gazette girls' soccer coach of the year: Blake Galvin, The Classical Academy

    Updated: Tue, Jun 3, 2014

    In all likelihood, a 1-5 start isn't the recipe for a memorable season. Then Blake Galvin helped turn things around for The Classical Academy girls' soccer team, witnessing a run that saw the Titans play in the Class 3A championship game for the fourth straight season. "There was a...

  • The Gazette Girls' Soccer Peak Performer of the Year: Christina Tafoya, Sand Creek

    Updated: Tue, Jun 3, 2014

    Heading into her senior season, a deep, unprecedented run into the Class 4A girls' soccer playoffs was the last thing on the mind of Sand Creek midfielder Christina Tafoya. Winning the program's first postseason game in school history would have been good enough. Instead, the...

  • The Gazette girls' lacrosse coach of the year: Don Bryant, Palmer Ridge

    Updated: Sat, May 31, 2014

    Even though Don Bryant's tenure at Palmer Ridge has lasted only two seasons, his nine-season involvement with Monument's lacrosse youth program speaks volumes to the Bears' recent success. "We've been trying to develop a youth program if the high school team was going to reach an...

  • The Gazette Girls' Lacrosse Peak Performer of the Year: Natalie Berg, Air Academy

    Updated: Sat, May 31, 2014

    Helping Air Academy win the girls' lacrosse state championship wasn't Natalie Berg's only mission. When she boards a plane bound for the Dominican Republic on June 12, the recent graduate's hard work will impact much more than her teammates on the field. But that's just who she is....