Friday's high school box scores

By: THE GAZETTE preps@gazette.com

Box scores from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

FOOTBALL

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CONFERENCE

Palmer 30, coronado 13

Coronado (1-0) 0 0 7 6 - 13

Palmer...

Fountain-Fort Carson clobbered by Columbine in home opener

By: justin shaw preps@gazette.com

There were a lot of question marks surrounding the Fountain-Fort Carson football program entering the 2015 season. After Friday night, there were few answers.

In a sight rarely seen during Coach Mitch...

Gazette prep football game of the week: Palmer's 'new era' starts with win over rival Coronado

By: SCOTT KANIEWSKI scott.kaniewski@gazette.com

Eric Barela touched the ball three times in just over three quarters. Two of those touches went for touchdowns and Palmer and Barela opened the season with a victory for the first time since 2010.

In a game...

Deaths for August 29, 2015

Susan Elaine Bowlds

Born Oct. 31, 1953.

Died Aug. 24, 2015.

Certified nurses assistant, longtime Colorado Springs resident. Survived by a son, Ryan Demetri; and four daughters, Colleen King,...

Hurricane Katrina robbed Air Force football assistant Derek Lewis of childhood mementos but spared his family

By: BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com

Derek Lewis is often told by relatives that his 4-year-old son, Myles, looks exactly like he did at the same age.

Lewis can only take their word for it.

All of Lewis' old pictures and childhood...

Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide

NEW YORK (AP) — A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from...

Stafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Stafford completed 11 of 15 passes for 173 yards and two touchdowns, helping the Lions beat the...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek steamrolls Pueblo Centennial in football opener

By: BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com

Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

FOOTBALL

Pine Creek 45, Pueblo Centennial 0

At Pueblo: No problem for Pine Creek (1-0) in Pueblo.

JoJo...