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Kevin Carmody

Prep Sports Reporter

  • Boys' swimming coach of the year: Alan Arata, Lewis-Palmer

    Published: Thu, May 29, 2014

    Alan Arata searched for the right word when recalling the recently completed boys' swimming season. "It was a surprising year," said Arata, who just completed his 10th year with the Lewis-Palmer boys' program, dating back to the maiden voyage. "We didn't know how we'd replace the loss...

  • Recent Mitchell graduate John Lieberman ends miserable baseball season in style

    Updated: Tue, May 27, 2014

    In a few hours at the ballpark Monday at the 53rd annual Southern Colorado High School All-Star Games, an entire season's worth of frustration left the body of recent Mitchell graduate John Lieberman. That's because he got one last chance to play a game that gave him four years of...

  • Girls' Tennis Peak Performer of the Year: Kalyssa Hall, Cheyenne Mountain

    Updated: Sun, May 25, 2014

    The gradual maturation of Kalyssa Hall didn't happen right at first, but when the Cheyenne Mountain sophomore found herself in a slugfest in the Class 4A state final, she resisted what she knew and found another gear. She realized that a little finesse would make her game of power...

  • Prep notes: Security Service Field hosts area high school baseball games

    Published: Sat, May 24, 2014

    For the third straight year, area high school baseball standouts will finish their seasons at the Southern Colorado High School All-Star Games at Security Service Field. The 53rd edition of the game takes place Monday. The junior all-star game is scheduled to start the day of...

  • Kadets, without leader at the end, hang on to beat Cherry Creek, win lacrosse title

    Updated: Thu, May 22, 2014

    DENVER - For the last 33 seconds of Wednesday's state championship girls' lacrosse contest, Natalie Berg found herself in an unfamiliar position. Injured after her left knee gave out on her during a sprint down the left sideline, Air Academy's leading scorer watched in confidence -...

  • Girls' golf: Cheyenne Mountain rights ship, defends 4A state title

    Updated: Tue, May 20, 2014

    Cheyenne Mountain defended its girls’ golf title on Tuesday, getting an improved effort from its top three golfers to fuel a 15-shot triumph over Montrose to become the first 4A back-to-back champs since Colorado Academy in 2006-07. Senior Samantha Weber chopped 11 shots from her...

  • Girls' lacrosse: Familiar foes from Air Academy, Cherry Creek to become teammates

    Updated: Tue, May 20, 2014

    When Air Academy and Cherry Creek meet on the lacrosse field, it's much more than just two of the state's superpowers going toe-to-toe with a season on the line. It's personal. "Some of my best friends are on Team 180 (club), and a few go to Cherry Creek," said Air Academy senior...

  • Girls' golf: Nervous Cheyenne Mountain trails by three in congested 4A field

    Updated: Mon, May 19, 2014

    There will be very little, if any, carryover from Monday's opening round to Tuesday's final 18 holes at the 4A state girls' golf tournament at the Country Club of Colorado. That's perfectly OK with Cheyenne Mountain, tournament host and defending state champions. "I'll take that...

  • Late drama gives F-FC boys' title; Palmer Ridge dominates for first 4A crown

    Updated: Sat, May 17, 2014

    LAKEWOOD - Fountain-Fort Carson returned to a familiar place with eleventh-hour dramatics. Palmer Ridge achieved new heights with a dominating performance that required no such nail-biting. Both claimed boys' track and field championships Saturday at Jeffco Stadium, in dynamically...

  • Track and field: TCA leaves 3A on winning note with pair of team titles

    Updated: Sat, May 17, 2014

    LAKEWOOD - Class 3A track and field teams across Colorado can breathe a little easier now. At next year's state meet, they won't have to worry about The Classical Academy anymore. The Titans ended quite a run, literally, Saturday at Jefferson County Stadium by winning both boys' and...