Pine Creek playoff opponent Loveland defense has proven it belongs among state's best


Vista Ridge scored fewer than 20 points only twice this season.

One was against two-time defending champion Pine Creek.

The other came against Loveland with a season low 14 points during a first-round...

Blog: Thanksgiving Day football practice 'neat time' for Pine Creek, Loveland


For those of us who love sports, Thanksgiving definitely means football.

That might mean even more to the last few remaining teams in the high school football playoffs.

On Thanksgiving, Pine Creek and...

All-conference teams for fall prep sports in the Pikes Peak region


A list of area all-conference teams submitted to The Gazette. Missing all-conference teams can be submitted to

Pine Creek rolls past Wheat Ridge in football playoffs

By: Brent W. New

Linebacker Kacin Nowlin claims he wasn't lined up correctly Saturday when he pulled down an interception and returned it for a score in the first quarter.

No matter, though. The ball continued to find...

Palmer Ridge defense looks to keep clamps on in 4A football playoffs


Windsor has held some of the best Class 4A offenses to minimal points this season.

Palmer Ridge's defense hasn't been too shabby either.

On Saturday, the No. 11 Bears (8-3) will host No. 3 Windsor...

TCA gets another crack at Delta in second round of 3A football playoffs

By: Brent W. New

A quarterback and his offensive line unearthed themselves from a dogpile in the end zone, and threw up their hands in celebration - then in disgust. "What just happened?" TCA senior quarterback Austin Bervig...

Prep playoff football: The Gazette's 4 games to watch


The quarterfinals. Finally, we're getting down to the creme de la creme.

Very loosely translated, we're talking the best teams in the state for Class 4A and 3A.

Both classes still include last year's...

Ramsey: Pine Creek's Todd Miller is obsessed with victory. Just ask his wife


Standing in the blazing Illinois sun the morning after her church wedding, Jill Miller started asking questions. She had married a redheaded high school football coach named Todd the night before and it was 8 a.m....