Colorado Springs company, Concussion Mitigation Technologies, works on concussion prevention

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

A local company is entering its fifth year vying to become a leader in concussion prevention in what has become a crowded sports technology field.

Concussion Mitigation Technologies, founded by Lockheed...

Slavin likely heads to AHL this fall

By: Joe Paisley

Former Tigers defenseman Jaccob Slavin and his wife Kylie (they married over the weekend) are likely headed to Charlotte to begin his pro career in the AHL.

He is rated as the No. 4 prospect in the...

Switchbacks hit road to battle defending USL champion Sacramento

By: Joe Paisley

The third-place Switchbacks are smack dab in the middle of a tight Western Conference playoff race and hit the road looking for valuable points at defending United Soccer League champion Sacramento.

Colorado...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks' home unbeaten streak comes to halt

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

The Switchbacks missed on several early scoring chances and blew an opportunity to move atop the Western Conference with a 1-0 home loss to Tulsa on Wednesday night.

"We did not move well away from the ball...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks focus on wins, home-field advantage as playoff push begins

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

The United Soccer League playoff race is starting up and the Colorado Springs Switchbacks would move atop the Western Conference standings with a win Wednesday.

To do so they must play an intense,...

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs 1 year away from chance at special golden Olympic moment

By: joe.paisley@gazette.comJOE PAISLEY

Olympic champion wrestler Jordan Burroughs remembers well the feeling of having a gold medal around his neck. He craves it. That desire pushes him every day to keep moving toward a repeat.

He passed a...

Commissioner Branch Rickey III likes what PCL is doing while watching Colorado Springs Sky Sox lose

By: JOE PAISLEY joe.paisley@gazette.com

When Pacific Coast League president Branch Rickey III looked over the crowd of 6,763 fans at Security Service Field Tuesday night he saw a lot of smiling faces.

And that tells him minor league baseball...

Brandon Carlo makes it through initial world juniors cuts

By: Joe Paisley, The Gazette

Colorado Springs native Brandon Carlo, a second round 2015 draft pick of the Boston Bruins, made it through the first cuts at the U.S. national junior evaluation camp in Lake Placid, N.Y.

The camp continues...