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Lewis-Palmer defeats Sierra to advance in Playoffs

The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs during a neutral game at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Lewis-Palmer will face Palmer Ridge in the Sweet 16 round on Wednesday, February 28.

Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott grabs a rebound to try for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers defeated the Stallions 75-62.


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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott grabs a rebound to try for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers defeated the Stallions 75-62. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers defeated the Stallions 75-62.


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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers defeated the Stallions 75-62. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough grabs the basket in an assist attempt against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The basket was deemed invalid for shot interference but the Rangers still defeated the Stallions 75-62.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough grabs the basket in an assist attempt against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The basket was deemed invalid for shot interference but the Rangers still defeated the Stallions 75-62. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough grabs the basket after dunking against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers  defeated the Stallions 75-62.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough grabs the basket after dunking against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Rangers defeated the Stallions 75-62. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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A Lewis-Palmer cheerleader walks past a poster at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.


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A Lewis-Palmer cheerleader walks past a poster at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott faces off against Sierra sophomore Dailen Terry at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott faces off against Sierra sophomore Dailen Terry at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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A Lewis-Palmer cheerleader practices in front of playoff posters at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.


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A Lewis-Palmer cheerleader practices in front of playoff posters at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra junior Eddie Whitmore jumps for a shot at the basket  against Lewis-Palmer at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra junior Eddie Whitmore jumps for a shot at the basket against Lewis-Palmer at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough tries to score off a rebound while Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries to stop him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough tries to score off a rebound while Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries to stop him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. 

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Lewis-Palmer Rangers run through a tunnel made by their fans after defeating the Sierra Stallions 75-62 at Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, February 24, 2018. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra Stallions coach Terry Dunn yells after another foul is called against Lewis-Palmer at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra Stallions coach Terry Dunn yells after another foul is called against Lewis-Palmer at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer senior Carter Kreischer tries to make a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer senior Carter Kreischer tries to make a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Matthew Ragsdale tries to drive through Sierra defenders to the get under the basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.


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Lewis-Palmer junior Matthew Ragsdale tries to drive through Sierra defenders to the get under the basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer cheerleaders wait next to a playoffs poster at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer cheerleaders wait next to a playoffs poster at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer players wait for a time-out to end at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer players wait for a time-out to end at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer coach Bill Benton yells as he claps for his players at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer coach Bill Benton yells as he claps for his players at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra junior Eddie Whitmore tries for a basket as Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott throws a hand up to block him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra junior Eddie Whitmore tries for a basket as Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott throws a hand up to block him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Noah Baca tries to drive past Sierra defenders Dailen Terry, left, and Isaish Wilburn to make it to the basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Noah Baca tries to drive past Sierra defenders Dailen Terry, left, and Isaish Wilburn to make it to the basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Noah Baca drives past Sierra senior Xavier Brown to attempt a basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Noah Baca drives past Sierra senior Xavier Brown to attempt a basket at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer juniors Tre McCullough (32) and Joel Scott (5) reach for a rebound against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer juniors Tre McCullough (32) and Joel Scott (5) reach for a rebound against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough faces off against Sierra junior Isaish Wilburn at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Tre McCullough faces off against Sierra junior Isaish Wilburn at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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A Sierra Stallions fan cheers and waves streamers at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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A Sierra Stallions fan cheers and waves streamers at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra Stallions cheerleaders watch a Lewis-Palmer half-time show at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra Stallions cheerleaders watch a Lewis-Palmer half-time show at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries to make a rebound shot against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries to make a rebound shot against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries to make a shot while Lewis-Palmer senior Carter Kreischer throws up a hand to block him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries to make a shot while Lewis-Palmer senior Carter Kreischer throws up a hand to block him at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer cheerleaders do flips to celebrate successful penalty shots at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer cheerleaders do flips to celebrate successful penalty shots at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott jumps for a shot at the basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott jumps for a shot at the basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries for a basket while surrounded by Lewis-Palmer defenders at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra sophomore Imani Grigsby tries for a basket while surrounded by Lewis-Palmer defenders at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Ethan Forrester tries for a shot while surrounded by Sierra defenders at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Ethan Forrester tries for a shot while surrounded by Sierra defenders at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Sierra Stallions cheerleaders dance during their cheers at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Sierra Stallions cheerleaders dance during their cheers at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs.

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Lewis-Palmer junior Joel Scott tries for a basket against the Sierra Stallions at Lewis-Palmer High School on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The Lewis-Palmer Rangers defeated the Sierra Stallions 75-62 to advance in the playoffs. (Nadav Soroker, The Gazette)

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