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  • Coronado obliterates field in cruising to 5A boys' golf state title

    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Coronado didn't need Wes Moran's 50-foot chip to follow the line that teammate Isaac Petersilie's putt had laid out one group earlier. Not with a 20-stroke lead that had already all but guaranteed the Cougars the Class 5A boys' golf team championship. But it sure made for a pretty way...

  • Mesa Ridge's Bentley finishes 4th; Cheyenne Mountain takes 3rd in team race

    by BRENT NEW -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    PUEBLO - Over the weekend, and for most of the year, Cheyenne Mountain coach Bill Paulson said he wasn't sure if anyone could hang with Valor Christian in the Class 4A boys' golf state tournament. That included his Indians team, a noted powerhouse with state contenders Wilson Belk and...

  • Air Force hasn't lost faith in RB Jacobi Owens despite fumbles

    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    Though Jacobi Owens coughed up the ball twice on Saturday, the Air Force coaching staff isn't ready to diagnose a full-blown case of fumbleitis. That's a good thing for Owens, as that ailment has proven fatal to running backs' careers under Troy Calhoun. "You've got to prove it to...

  • Chance to touch Stanley Cup at Broadmoor World Arena too enticing for area fans to ignore

    Joe Paisley -
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    When Ryan Elliott had his chance to touch the Stanley Cup, he couldn't contain himself. The longtime Los Angeles Kings fan hugged the iconic trophy honoring current and past playoff champions of the NHL and mugged for cameras as his family took pictures. It was a big moment for...

  • Mendoza leads Manitou Springs to top 10 finish

    The Gazette -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Manitou Springs coach Ken Vecchio went into the Class 3A boys' golf state tournament with a couple of goals: get one player in the top 10 and get the team to finish in the top 10. Mission accomplished on both counts. While the Mustangs shot a higher round than the first day and ace...

  • AFA's Serratore welcomes CC's Haviland at luncheon

    by JOE PAISLEY -
    Updated: 6 hr ago

    Air Force's Frank Serratore welcomed new Colorado College coach Mike Haviland as only he could. Serratore teased the longtime professional coach by listing the many differences between the minor leagues and college ranks in a bit he dubbed "College Hockey 101." "You can't send...

  • Tuesday's prep roundup: Vista Ridge softball wins 4A PPAC crown

    By BRENT W. NEW -
    Published: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    Highlights from Monday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region. SOFTBALL Vista Ridge 8, Cheyenne Mountain 7 At Vista Ridge: Cheyenne Mountain (9-8, 4-2) made a run late in the seventh inning, but Vista Ridge (16-3 overall, 6-1 4A Pikes Peak Athletic Conference)...

  • AP prep football rankings

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    This week's AP Colorado High School Football Poll. The Associated Press high school football 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...

  • Hiller, Flames beat Avalanche

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    CALGARY, Alberta — Jonas Hiller made 28 saves, and the Calgary Flames beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-0 in a preseason game on Tuesday night. Hiller signed a $9 million, two-year deal over the summer. He is battling Karri Ramo for the starting job after spending the previous seven...

  • A capsule look at the Giants-Pirates playoff game

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    A look at the National League wild-card playoff between the San Francisco Giants and Pittsburgh Pirates: ___ Schedule: Wednesday, at Pittsburgh, 8:07 p.m. EDT (ESPN). ___ Season Series: Pirates won 4-2. ___ Projected Lineups: Giants: CF Gregor Blanco (.260, 5 HRs, 38 RBIs), 2B...