• Liberals still hoping to draft Warren into White House run

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren has repeatedly said she's not running for president in 2016, but that isn't discouraging her most ardent supporters. This weekend backers of the Massachusetts Democrat say they're planning to hold more than 200 house parties across the country...

  • 5 given preliminary charges over jihadi network in France

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    PARIS (AP) — French authorities filed preliminary charges on Saturday against five men allegedly implicated in a jihadi recruiting network based in a small southern town from where about 20 youths went to fight in Syria and Iraq. Preliminary charges of criminal association involving a...

  • Jonathan Scott scores 25 as Lewis-Palmer beats Sand Creek in OT

    by JUSTIN SHAW preps@gazette.com -
    Updated: 23 hr ago

    Jonathan Scott may have fouled out with 13 seconds left in overtime Friday night, but he did enough damage before making his way to the bench. The Lewis-Palmer junior scored half his team's points in leading the Rangers to their biggest win of the season, a 50-47 road victory over...

  • Both UCCS squads take down Mustangs

    by Dan Mohrmann sports@gazette.com -

    Blackout weekend has started ideally for the UCCS Mountain Lions. Friday night, both the men's and the women's basketball teams played host to Western New Mexico and both left a packed crowd more than happy. The men hustled their way to a 103-91 win while the women cruised to a 77-54...

  • Friday's prep roundup: Rampart girls' swimming ends season with perfect dual-meet record

    By SCOTT KANIEWSKI scott.kaniewski@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    Highlights from Friday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' SWIMMING Rampart 179, Air Academy 106 At Air Academy: Rampart won all but two events and the Rams completed a perfect season in dual meets on Friday. Twin sisters Allana and Cat Clarke had a...

  • Proposed changes to transfer rule shot down at prep state association meeting

    By BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    AURORA - High school sports in Colorado will look a lot different in 2016-17. The state's much-debated transfer rule will not. Safety measures, equity, class changes and new board directors were among the approved changes at the Colorado High School Activities Association's...

  • Widefield survives last-second shot from Woodland Park

    by Daniel Mohrmann preps@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    The full length of the court and one point. That's all that stood between Woodland Park and Widefield from going into overtime. At the free-throw line for the Gladiators, Caitlin Peters missed and the ball landed in the hands of the Panthers. Lexie Comer dribbled down the floor and...

  • Thursday's prep roundup: Mesa Ridge tops Sierra; Kylee Shook narrowly misses quadruple-double

    By SCOTT KANIEWSKI scott.kaniewski@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jan 29, 2015

    Highlights from Thursday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' BASKETBALL Mesa Ridge 59, Sierra 47 At Sierra: Kylee Shook posted a triple-double and Sariya Williams scored a team-high 20 points to lead Mesa Ridge (11-5 overall, 7-1 4A Colorado Springs...

  • Tuesday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer outlasts Cheyenne Mountain in swimming by 1 point

    By justin shaw preps@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    Highlights from Tuesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. GIRLS' SWIMMING Lewis-Palmer 158, Cheyenne Mountain 157 At Lewis-Palmer: Despite winning just two events, Class 5A Lewis-Palmer edged 4A Cheyenne Mountain by the slimmest of margins in a battle of...

  • Peyton and record-setter Goodman climb to 2nd in AP rankings

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    GIRLS' BASKETBALL AP Top 10 Poll Here is The Associated Press Colorado prep basketball poll for the week of January 27, with first-place votes in parentheses, record, total points and last week's ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers and broadcasters....