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Scott Kaniewski

Prep Sports Reporter

  • Ground games lead teams through football playoffs

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    Discovery Canyon senior Dylan Draper knows all too well what it's like trying to keep track of the ball when his Thunder offense goes into action. In past seasons as a member of the defensive scout team, Draper had to try and tackle the man with the ball. When facing a Double Wing...

  • Blog: Pine Creek avoids war of words

    Published: Wed, Nov 19, 2014

    Pine Creek has definitely seen the video. You know the one. Where Falcon junior Isaiah Fields tells The Gazette that Pine Creek isn’t going to beat the Falcons on Saturday. On Saturday, Falcon will host Pine Creek in the Class 4A state football semifinals. The winner heads to...

  • Falcon adds bleachers to host 4A football semifinal

    Updated: Tue, Nov 18, 2014

    At the conclusion of Saturday's victory over Pueblo South, the public address announcer at Falcon's stadium announced that Falcon would host the Class 4A semifinal game against Pine Creek at a yet to be determined location. That's because the Colorado High School Activities...

  • Falcon continues to ignore seeding, continues to advance

    Updated: Fri, Nov 14, 2014

    FALCON - Maybe to everyone outside of Falcon the Falcons were a No. 13 seed.
But to the players and coaches on the football team - and now the rest of the state - they are a top four team. Wyatt Aaberg rushed for three touchdowns, Matt Bastian ran for more than 200 yards and Isaiah...

  • Area athletes sign to compete at the collegiate level

    Updated: Thu, Nov 13, 2014

    Wednesday marked the first day student-athletes could sign national letters of intent to take their athletic skills to the college level. Of the 33 student-athletes from the Pikes Peak region to sign an NLI, 20 hitched on to Division I programs, a rate of nearly 61 percent. The...

  • Lewis-Palmer's Nicole Montgomery ready to run for Kansas

    Updated: Wed, Nov 12, 2014

    MONUMENT - Nicole Montgomery went on a two-week trek to find her future. Turns out it's in Kansas. Montgomery, Colorado's fastest girl runner in the 400 meters last year, signed a national letter of intent on Wednesday to run for Kansas in 2015-16. Montgomery had two big decisions to...

  • Falcon gets second shot at Pueblo South in 4A football quarterfinals

    Updated: Wed, Nov 12, 2014

    Because of Tuesday's weather, Falcon's football team moved practice inside to the gymnasium. That's just fine with the Falcons. They're banking on cold weather Friday when they host Pueblo South in the Class 4A quarterfinals of the state football playoffs. "We just deal with it,"...

  • Pine Creek's Peter McEvoy headed to play baseball at Stanford

    Published: Wed, Nov 12, 2014

    This time next year, Pine Creek senior Peter McEvoy is expecting to be buried in a rigorous college education. He's planning on majoring in physics while also studying pre-med. At Stanford. Oh, and he's going to squeeze in some baseball, too. On Wednesday, McEvoy will sign a...

  • Air Academy wins state 4A boys' soccer title over The Classical Academy

    Updated: Sun, Nov 9, 2014

    COMMERCE CITY - Air Academy had been here before. The Kadets knew what it was like to lose a state championship game. They didn't want it to happen again. No. 1 Air Academy scored on two penalty kicks - both results of star striker Austin Dewing being pulled down in the box - to win...

  • Saturday's playoff football roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson on to quarterfinals in football

    Published: Sat, Nov 8, 2014

    Highlights from Saturday's high school football playoffs from around the Pikes Peak region. FOOTBALL No. 3 Fountain-Fort Carson 21, No. 2 Rocky Mountain 7 At Fort Collins: Fountain-Fort Carson is venturing where its never been before: the Class 5A state quarterfinals....