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Scott Kaniewski

Prep Sports Reporter

  • Area programs take part in prep football media day

    Updated: Sat, Aug 1, 2015

    DENVER - Seeing an opportunity to help make more teams and coaches take notice of the Falcon football program, co-coach Brian Green jumped at the chance to bring a couple players to the inaugural Colorado Prep Football Media Day at the Denver Post on Saturday. "Over the decades of...

  • Pine Creek impressive in scrimmage with Fountain-Fort Carson

    Updated: Thu, Jul 30, 2015

    Apparently, someone forgot to tell Pine Creek that the high school football season hasn't started yet. Or maybe they forgot to tell the Eagles that 2014 had ended. On Thursday, the two-time Class 4A state champions - winners of 25 consecutive games - looked in midseason form during...

  • Kaka named MVP with goal, assist in MLS' victory over Tottenham

    Updated: Wed, Jul 29, 2015

    COMMERCE CITY - Before Wednesday's MLS All-Star Game, Clint Dempsey said he was looking forward to playing most with Kaka and David Villa. Fans got to see why. Dempsey started a play that went to Kaka and ended with Villa scoring on an easy redirect in the 23rd minute that turned...

  • Fountain-Fort Carson and Pine Creek keep football rivalry alive in preseason

    Updated: Wed, Jul 29, 2015

    It won't be an official game, but it'll serve as a nice reminder how close the start of the football season is. On Thursday, Fountain-Fort Carson will host Pine Creek in a scrimmage, slated to start around 5 p.m. For the Trojans, it'll be the ninth day of a nine-day camp that...

  • Rapids captain Drew Moor soaking in MLS All-Star selection

    Updated: Tue, Jul 28, 2015

    COMMERCE CITY - Kaká, David Villa, Clint Dempsey and . Drew Moor? Moor, the Colorado Rapids longtime captain, couldn't believe it when he was named to the 2015 MLS All-Star roster. Moor was on the pitch for practice Tuesday, the eve of the All-Star game where MLS' top players will...

  • Colin Prater cruises into semifinals against southpaw Todd Thompson

    Updated: Thu, Jul 23, 2015

    When Todd Thompson defeated Scott Richter in the quarterfinals of the Pikes Peak Amateur championship flight, the two shook hands. Then Richter wished Thompson well in the next round. "Good luck against the kid, Boy Wonder," Richter said. Boy Wonder would be Colin Prater. The...

  • Family trek has Aaron Mapel in hunt for Pikes Peak Amateur crown

    Updated: Wed, Jul 22, 2015

    Aaron Mapel has become pretty accustomed to the Pikes Peak Amateur scene. That would be nothing new for an area golfer. But Mapel is from Dodge City, Kan. And the 25-year-old is already familiar with some of the top area players in the tournament's championship flight. The...

  • Olympic trial qualifiers Hunter Doerr, Daniel Carr evolve Colorado Springs swimming rivalry into friendship

    Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    Hunter Doerr wasn't sure what he was in for when his friends suggested they play Polish pingpong. Doerr found out soon enough. Lose a point, get pelted with the pingpong ball. The opponent on the other end of the table was one he's all too familiar with, though in a different...

  • Daniel Carr qualifies for 2nd Olympic trials event

    Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    Daniel Carr qualified for his second USA Swimming Olympic trials event on July 15. The Cheyenne Mountain junior, who already had qualified for the 100-meter backstroke, swam a qualifying time of 2 minutes, 1.73 seconds in the 200 backstroke. The cut time for the trials is 2:03.79....

  • Sand Creek's Liah Davis gives verbal to New Mexico women's basketball

    Updated: Mon, Jul 20, 2015

    Liah Davis had been to the University of New Mexico's campus once before. But it was the second trip that would determine Davis' future. While at a basketball camp there the week of June 18, Davis knew she'd found her home to be. Last week, after finding out the Lobos were...

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