Manitou Springs and Colorado Springs Christian School remain two of the best volleyball teams

By: JUSTIN SHAW preps@gazette.com

Colorado Springs is a hub for great volleyball players and teams. Lewis-Palmer and Cheyenne Mountain have combined for the past seven 4A state titles, and Doherty and Rampart have been elite 5A programs for the...

Doherty football on upswing, wants to win league and make mark in playoffs

By: JUSTIN SHAW preps@gazette.com

When Doherty football coach Jeff Krumlauf walks down the hallways of the giant school, he can feel it. The second-year coach has his program trending in the right direction, and it's infectious among those at the...

Class 4a football capsules

By: brent w. new The Gazette

A team-by-team look at Class 4A football teams in the Pikes Peak region.

Coronado deals with death of football teammate Ryan Lanosga

By: BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com

It wasn't the kind of lesson Robb Wetta was expecting to teach - especially this soon into his tenure as Coronado's new football coach.

Just months after accepting to take over the Cougars football program,...

A Gazette Series: Kids will still play football despite growing head-injury concerns

By: SCOTT KANIEWSKI - the gazette

To play or not to play football?

It's really not much of a question. Kids are going to play football, especially when the NFL is still the biggest sports league in America.

Despite the deaths, the...

Defending 5A champ Coronado returns full boys' golf squad

By: KEVIN CARMODY preps@gazette.com

Now, he knows. And that's what worries Marty Cornell.

Last year, Cornell entered the Coronado boys' golf program three days before the team's first practice. He had not the slightest inkling of the talent he...

Ramsey: Pine Creek coach Todd Miller focuses on safety, understanding

By: DAVID RAMSEY The Gazette

Coach Todd Miller meets each year with parents of young men who want to play football at Pine Creek High. Miller is not one to avoid uncomfortable topics.

He gets to his point immediately.

"The first...