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Friday's prep roundup: Peyton blanks Trinidad in football opener

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

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Peyton 28, Trinidad 0

At Trinidad:...

Air Force grad Griffin catches pass in Saints preseason loss
Air Force grad Griffin catches pass in Saints preseason loss

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 9 hr ago

Former Air Force tight end Garrett Griffin caught one pass for 14 yards in his preseason debut on Friday night.

Griffin recently returned from...

Movsisyan scores pair as Real Salt Lake beats Rapids
Movsisyan scores pair as Real Salt Lake beats Rapids

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SANDY, Utah (AP) — Yura Movsisyan scored two goals and Real Salt Lake beat the Colorado Rapids 2-1 after missing two second-half penalty kicks Friday...

Grant scores as TCA blanks Lewis-Palmer in season opener
Grant scores as TCA blanks Lewis-Palmer in season opener

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The Classical Academy has lost the past three state championship games.

Don't count on a letdown in its quest to try again.

Titus Grant...

Jerry Jones on Ezekiel Elliott visiting marijuana dispensary: 'It's just not good'
Jerry Jones on Ezekiel Elliott visiting marijuana dispensary: 'It's just not good'

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The Dallas Cowboys got a glimpse Thursday night of what rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott can accomplish on the field. But before the game, they...

Avalanche hire Bednar to replace Roy as coach
Avalanche hire Bednar to replace Roy as coach

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Joe Sakic had to rush his coaching search after the abrupt resignation of Patrick Roy. He doesn't believe the Colorado Avalanche rushed their...

Air Force's Jacob Onyechi set for huge year
Air Force's Jacob Onyechi set for huge year

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

For the first time in his Air Force career, Jacob Onyechi enters a season encumbered by nothing.

When he began his first season, the "spur"...

Broncos offense says it will be stronger this season
Broncos offense says it will be stronger this season

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

ENGLEWOOD — The Denver Broncos rode a dominant defense to the Super Bowl title last season, but this year the offense wants to carry its share of the...

Rio police charge Lochte with false report of robbery
Rio police charge Lochte with false report of robbery

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the...

Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?
Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

CLASS 5A

MOUNT MASSIVE

Doherty

Coach: Jeff Krumlauf

Last season: 5-5, lost in first round of playoffs

Key players:...

Klee blog: Avalanche players, not new coach, in charge of team's trajectory
Klee blog: Avalanche players, not new coach, in charge of team's trajectory

By: Paul Klee - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Jared Bednar has been hired to coach the Colorado Avalanche, the team announced via Twitter on Thursday.

Bednar, 44, recently finished his...

State Dept. encourages Ryan Lochte to comply with Brazilian authorities
State Dept. encourages Ryan Lochte to comply with Brazilian authorities

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

The State Department on Thursday encouraged U.S. Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte to comply with a pending Brazilian request to return to Rio and testify...

Hope Solo suspended from U.S. soccer team
Hope Solo suspended from U.S. soccer team

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

CHICAGO — U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the...

3 to watch: Top prep football games around Colorado Springs this week
3 to watch: Top prep football games around Colorado Springs this week

By: - 0 Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Football season is finally upon us. All of the two-a-days and early morning wake-up calls for weightlifting have led us to the official start of the...

Colorado Springs Switchbacks' victory comes at key 2-goal mark
Colorado Springs Switchbacks' victory comes at key 2-goal mark

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Forward Martin Maybin feels the Colorado Springs made an important statement by taking down Oklahoma City 2-0.

They defeated one of the hotter...

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Horse named for Mets' Syndergaard wins Funny Cide Stakes
Horse named for Mets' Syndergaard wins Funny Cide Stakes

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NEW YORK (AP) — Turns out, Syndergaard is awfully fast on the racetrack, too.

A horse named after hard-throwing New York Mets pitcher Noah...

Blue Jays get C Navarro from White Sox
Blue Jays get C Navarro from White Sox

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TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays added depth at catcher for the stretch run by re-acquiring veteran switch-hitter Dioner Navarro from the Chicago...

Joey Logano wins another NASCAR Sprint Cup pole at Michigan
Joey Logano wins another NASCAR Sprint Cup pole at Michigan

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BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Joey Logano won the pole at Michigan International Speedway — and lately at this track, that's been a pretty good indicator of...

Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress charged with DWI in Dallas
Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress charged with DWI in Dallas

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers reliever Jeremy Jeffress, twice suspended in the minor leagues for violating drug rules, was away from the team...

Patrick Reed builds a 2-shot lead at Bethpage Black
Patrick Reed builds a 2-shot lead at Bethpage Black

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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Patrick Reed's place in the Ryder Cup is looking better with each round at The Barclays, and so are his prospects of...

AP source: Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday
AP source: Chiefs safety Berry reporting to camp Sunday

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — All-Pro safety Eric Berry plans to report to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, giving him two weeks and one preseason game to...

Moore loses no-hitter with 2 outs in 9th, Giants top Dodgers
Moore loses no-hitter with 2 outs in 9th, Giants top Dodgers

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — After losing his no-hit bid with one out to go, Matt Moore just smiled.

The San Francisco lefty gave up a soft, clean single...

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Young bull rider making huge strides in the arena

Wed, Aug 24, 2016 - 12:13 PM 0

Road to the Championship

Tue, Aug 23, 2016 - 4:38 PM 0

Stunning the United Soccer League (USL) in 2015, The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC confidently opened their inaugural season with energy,...

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Radio: Gazette sports staff on the air 5 days a week

Wed, Sep 2, 2015 - 12:29 PM 0

Gazette sports reporters and columnists are scheduled to be on AM1300 (XTRA Sports) during the "Drive Time Sports" show at 3:15 p.m. weekdays. The station's...

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Switchbacks honor local veterans at Military Appreciation Night

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