Kyle Gaines was talking to Kevin Gaines, offensive coordinator on the field and dad off the field. Kyle expressed his frustration at dropping a ball on a corner route during a game early this season. Then he gave his dad a different viewpoint. "He said, 'I was really mad at myself....
This week's Gazette Preps high school sports rankings
Team Record Last Week
1. Fountain-Fort Carson 6-1 No. 2
2. Doherty 6-1 No. 1
3. Palmer 2-5 No. 3
1. Pine Creek 7-0 No. 1
2. Vista Ridge 5-2 No. 3
3. Falcon 4-3 NR
1. Discovery Canyon 7-0 No....
When Fountain-Fort Carson coach Mitch Johnson called for the Trojans to go for the 2-point conversion in the fourth overtime, one thing ran through running back Drue Harris' mind.
"I thought finally, finally we're going to end this," Harris said. "I loved it, win or go home."
A game-by-game look at Friday's high school football action with video highlights from 10 of the games from our news partners at KKTV.
Be sure to check out the "surprise visitor" video from the Fountain-Fort Carson-Doherty game - it's well worth it!
Here are the top football games scheduled this weekend in the Colorado Springs area:
Fountain-Fort Carson (5-1, 2-0) vs. Doherty (6-0, 2-0)
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Where: Garry Berry Stadium
What to know: This is the big one. It's been a long time since we've had a 5A clash of...
Doherty's resurgence in football has been swift, but it's not yet complete. The Spartans are out to a 6-0 start - 2-0 in 5A Continental South play - and have one the biggest games in the program's recent history coming Friday at Garry Berry Stadium against Fountain-Fort Carson (5-1,...
Coronado's final chance to win the game came with less than two seconds left as the players prepared for one more shot at the end zone, standing at their 32-yard line. The raucous crowd of students and parents rose to its feet to encourage the Cougars to pull off the improbable. As...
Widefield's Anthony Wentzel did a little bit of everything on Saturday afternoon. The senior ran, caught, kicked, punted and tackled to help his team to a 27-13 win over rival Mesa Ridge. The Gladiators (5-1, 1-0 4A Foothills) came away with the coveted "Trophy Ball" which goes to...