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  • This week's Peak Performer: Pine Creek quarterback Tommy Lazzaro

    Published: Mon, Nov 24, 2014

    Pine Creek has been the king of the football hill in Colorado Springs for the better part of a decade. Coach Todd Miller has built a powerhouse program on Thunder Mountain Avenue, and the 2014 version may be his finest work yet. The Eagles (13-0) rolled rival Falcon 34-14 last...

  • Discovery Canyon mistakes put Pueblo East in 3A state championship game

    by BRENT W. NEW -
    Updated: Sun, Nov 23, 2014

    Discovery Canyon coach Shawn Mitchell reveled in the Thunder's best season in program history. He just wished it would have lasted a week longer. The top-seeded Thunder committed three turnovers and stalled on offense for the better part of three quarters, as No. 4 Pueblo East...

  • Tigers keep Wisconsin winless on the season

    by Joe Paisley -
    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    The Colorado College hockey faithful hadn't seen their team in person for more than a month. They liked what they saw. The host Tigers jumped to a two-goal lead and never trailed en route to a convincing 5-2 victory over winless Wisconsin on Friday. "It was a long time coming,"...

  • The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

    By Jim O'Connell The Gazette -
    Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    No. 10 Air Force hockey is at Canisius Friday and Saturday and CC is off No. 9 The Nuggets host Chicago Tuesday and Phoenix Friday with a game at Phoenix in between on Wednesday No. 8 The Avs host Chicago Wednesday and Dallas Saturday after a road game at Arizona Tuesday No. 7 The...

  • Colorado College hockey notes: Wisconsin, CC continue lineup shuffle

    By Joe Paisley -
    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    Wisconsin, CC continue lineup shuffle In a sign of two struggling teams, Wisconsin has used seven lineups in its first seven outings; Colorado College has had a new lineup in all 10 games. Eleven of Wisconsin's 13 freshmen have played this season due to injuries and coach Mike Eaves...

  • White keeps climbing

    By Joe Paisley -
    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    Derrick White doesn't leave the floor during the critical minutes anymore. The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs junior guard, an offensive threat whenever he touches the ball, is now a well-rounded men's basketball player. "Coach used to take me out when we needed defensive...

  • Ovechkin propels Capitals

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: Fri, Nov 21, 2014

    DENVER - Alex Ovechkin has scored plenty of pretty goals in his career. He even throws in some scrappy ones from time to time. Ovechkin scored late in the third period, Braden Holtby stopped 27 shots, and the Washington Capitals beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Thursday night....

  • Mesa Ridge, Kylee Shook reload to defend 4A girls' basketball title

    By kate shefte -
    Updated: Wed, Nov 19, 2014

    Providing a suitable encore for an undefeated season and a state championship is no small feat, but it sure helps to have one of the best players in the state. Mesa Ridge went 28-0 and earned a 45-41 victory against perennial powerhouse Broomfield in the championship game in March...

  • Uproar over demise of the CC football has quieted down

    By Joe Paisley -
    Updated: Sat, Nov 15, 2014

    The pop of shoulder pads and the cheers for touchdowns have been absent from Washburn Field for five autumns now. Those sounds may never return. Colorado College eliminated its NCAA Division III programs in football, women's softball and water polo in 2009 citing a need to cut $8...

  • All-league teams from fall sports

    Updated: Sat, Nov 15, 2014

    Cross country Boys' all-league 5A CSML First team Zachary Alhamra, Pine Creek Ben Dingman, Rampart Adam Egger, Coronado Dylan Day, Fountain-Fort Carson Connor McCabe, Rampart Colton James-Wells, Doherty Nic Vai, Coronado Second team Michel Swanson, Coronado...