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  • Wednesday's high school roundup: Surface stymies Ponderosa to lead Discovery Canyon in softball

    Highlights from Wednesday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

  • Parking charge reminder, entry policies for 2014 Air Force football season

    Air Force opens the season by hosting Nicholls State at noon Saturday in Falcon Stadium. A charge ($10) for parking was announced earlier. Season ticket holders may purchase a season parking pass for $30 and save 50 percent. Reserved tailgating will also have a fee this season. Costs for smaller lots are $25, medium $30 and larger $50 per...

  • Mitchell's early football win can help set tone for season

    Mitchell's bus ride back to Colorado Springs on Saturday wasn't all that exuberant. Kind of a surprise for a team who in one week had equaled all of last year's win total. Following a pit stop to grab some food after their season-opening win at Arvada, the players were a bit quiet. "They were wore out," longtime Mitchell coach Archie Malloy...

  • High school football: 3 games to watch in Week 1 around Colorado Springs

    Three games to watch as high school football season swings into full action this weekend with Week 1.

  • Rockies place lefty Logan, catcher Rosario on DL

    SAN FRANCISCO — The Colorado Rockies placed left-hander Boone Logan and catcher Wilin Rosario on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday. Logan, on the disabled list for the third time this season, has left elbow inflammation for the second time and Rosario is nursing an inflamed left wrist. Logan is 2-3 with a 6.84 ERA in 35 relief appearances....

  • Broncos blog: Allow Wes Welker to make his own decision

    Concussions are serious business. Thankfully, we're exiting the dark ages when it comes to their effects on the brain and what a concussion can mean for an athlete who sustains several, or just one. So let's allow Wes Welker make his own choice on what to do with his brain, and his football career, and his life. With all of the concussion...

  • Fantasy football preseason recap: AFC North

    Cleveland receiver Andrew Hawkins is someone you should target late in your fantasy football drafts.

  • Ramsey: Lance Armstrong is falling, and he'll never get up

    Lance Armstrong once cycled through life as a success story that pushed the limits of believability. He invaded France and turned a venerable race into a big American party. And, or so the story went, he was the clean cyclist who defeated doping, cheating cyclists. A small circle knew the truth. Those who inhabited this circle knew Armstrong...

  • Blog: Area native makes USA Hockey prospects game

    Colorado Springs defenseman Brandon Carlo was named to the rosters for the third annual USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game on Sept. 25 at First Niagara Center, home of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres. The area native plays for the Tri-City Americans in the Western Hockey League. Seven National Collegiate Hockey Conference players were named,...

  • The Classical Academy downs Palmer Ridge in three sets in volleyball opener

    The Classical Academy was unsure how it would match up against a Class 4A squad. Palmer Ridge was unsure how its inexperienced players would manage their first real taste of varsity action. Both teams learned plenty in their season openers, but TCA came out with a sweeping victory, defeating the Bears 26-24, 25-19, 25-23 on Tuesday at TCA....

  • Sky Sox set attendance record, eye 350K plateau

    Despite a 7-4 loss to El Paso, the 7,630 fans on hand Tuesday left Security Service Field entertained, judging from the cheers throughout the Pacific Coast League game. That is why the Triple-A franchise broke its season attendance record (339,009, 2011) with 344,523 so far and one home game left. A large crowd is expected for Wednesday's...

  • OLYMPIC NOTES: First athletes qualify for Rio; Berlin, Hamburg want to host 2024 or 2028 Summer Games

    Davis, U.S. beat Slovenia in basketball exhibition At Las Palmas, Canary Islands: Anthony Davis scored 18 points and teamed with forward Kenneth Faried to dominate the inside, leading the U.S. national team to a 101-71 victory over Slovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball. Denver's Faried...

  • Bumgarner flirts with perfection in Giants win

    SAN FRANCISCO — Madison Bumgarner pitched a one-hitter and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Tuesday night to snap a three-game losing streak. The two-time All-Star retired the first 21 batters before Justin Morneau doubled down the right field line to end the bid for perfection. That was the only baserunner that...

  • Kale Pearson ready to go full out after injury as Air Force starting quarterback

    Kale Pearson is back from a torn ACL, fast as ever and the undisputed champion of a three-way battle to start at quarterback for Air Force. However, he also remains just 5-foot-9, 175 pounds. This size was a concern for Falcons fans last year. Pearson entered his first season as the starting quarterback, and, sure enough, his season ended...

  • Air Force hires former Drake coach Kurt Kanaskie as men's basketball assistant

    Air Force men's basketball wasted no time filling an opening on its coaching staff, announcing the hiring of Kurt Kanaskie the day after Steve Snell departed for Santa Clara. Kanaskie was the coach at Drake for seven seasons between 1996 and 2003 and has been an assistant at South Carolina, Penn State, Navy and Virginia Tech in a career that...


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