Author:

Scott Kaniewski

Prep Sports Reporter

3A FOOTBALL FINALS
Coronado Cougars line backer, tight end Sam Smith (3) reels in a pass over Silver Creek Raptors wide receiver, defensive back Sebastian Metcalf (4) during the 3A state football championship game at Everly-Montgomery Field in Longmont, Colorado on Saturday, November 30, 2013. (Kent Nishimura, The Gazette)
UFC 187 Mixed Martial Arts
Donald Cerrone gestures after defeating John Makdessi in their lightweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC on 187 Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
COMMERCE CITY, CO - MAY 11: Dillon Serna (17) of Colorado Rapids reacts to his game-winning goal as Michael Azira (22) celebrates during the second half of the Rapids' 1-0 win against Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
Dillon Serna (17) of Colorado Rapids reacts to his game-winning goal as Michael Azira (22) celebrates during the second half of the Rapids' 1-0 win against Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, May 11, 2016. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
Outfield: Bailey Hansen, Air Academy, sr.-Hit .492, 34 RBIs, 6 HRs, 1.718 OPS.
300-meter hurdles: Aaron McCoy, Cañon City, jr.-Won 4A state meet in 37.94, state's third fastest time.
100-meter hurdles: Alexis Buckhaults, Cañon City, jr.-Ran area best 14.74 at Coronado Cougar Classic; later won state title.
Midfield: August Johnson, Cheyenne Mountain, so.-Named to 4A all-state first team after scoring 50 G and adding 60 ground balls.
Pine Creek sophomore Jay Onken (7) delivers a pitch in the fifth inning. The Pine Creek Eagles defeated the Doherty Spartans in boys' baseball on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Doherty High School. Photo by Isaiah J. Downing
Forward: Brianna Alger, Lewis-Palmer, jr.-PPAC MVP scored 29 goals, tied for 5th most in state regardless of classification. Lewis-Palmer also defeated Valor Christian for the state title. (The Gazette)