More Preps Football Articles

  • Discovery Canyon dispatches of Lewis-Palmer to set up league football showdown

    by JUSTIN SHAW -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    If there was any chance Discovery Canyon might fall into a trap Friday night, it went out the window quickly. The top 3A team in the state is ready for its conference championship clash at Cañon City on Halloween after a 45-14 win over Lewis-Palmer at District 20 Stadium. The...

  • Ramsey: Former Cheyenne Mountain football players saddened by early exit

    David Ramsey, The Gazette
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    Just three years ago, Bret Helton and Brian Frachiseur led Cheyenne Mountain to an 8-2 regular-season record and a journey to the state playoffs. They were proud to wear their football uniforms. They had every reason to believe their team would thrive after they departed. Cheyenne...

  • Safety remains top priority for Indians players

    Updated: 7 hr ago

    After watching his son undergo surgery for a broken clavicle that included nine screws and a plate being inserted, Steve Case was worried. But Case loves football, a sport he played growing up. So after seeing Cheyenne Mountain's schedule this year, he decided to let his son Kai get...

  • Doherty drives into the postseason with shutout victory

    by brent briggeman -
    Updated: 7 hr ago

    Justice Littrell - the Bus, as he's known at Doherty - racked up 110 of his 148 rushing yards in a 69-second span before halftime and helped the Spartans drive into playoffs with a 44-0 victory over Douglas County that all but locked up a single-digit seed. Littrell scored from 31...

  • 3 prep football games to watch this weekend in the Pikes Peak region

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    Lewis-Palmer (4-4, 2-1) vs. Discovery Canyon (8-0, 3-0) When: Friday, 7 p.m. Where: District 20 Stadium What to know: Lewis-Palmer makes no bones about its game, the Rangers want to run the ball. Three players have attempted passes for L-P and they've combined for 365 yards,...

  • Cheyenne Mountain forfeits remainder of football season

    By Dan Mohrmann,
    Updated: Thu, Oct 23, 2014

    When the football season began for Cheyenne Mountain, the roster had 41 names on it. Earlier this week, athletic director Kris Roberts and coach Willie Roberts were staring at an updated roster that contained only 12 names. They had no choice but to forfeit their last two games of...

  • This week's AP prep football rankings

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 22, 2014

    Here is The Associated Press high school football poll. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, total points and last week’s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers. Teams are arranged in three divisions of equal size based on current...

  • Video roundup: Friday's high school football action

    The Gazette
    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    Here's a roundup of Friday's high school football action, many of which include a highlight video from our news partners at KKTV.

  • St. Mary's WR Kyle Gaines overcomes devastating injury to return to gridiron

    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    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....

  • AP prep football rankings

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 15, 2014

    This week's Associated Press high school football rankings