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Colorado Springs Sky Sox pitchers strike out 15, team within game of .500
Colorado Springs Sky Sox pitchers strike out 15, team within game of .500

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OKLAHOMA CITY - Sky Sox pitchers combined for 15 strikeouts and closed with seven straight scoreless frames in a 5-1 victory over Oklahoma City on...

Class 5A-3A football capsules

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CLASS 5A

MOUNT MASSIVE

Doherty

Coach: Jeff Krumlauf

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

Key players:...

Arenado hits No. 34 in Rockies' loss to Brewers
Arenado hits No. 34 in Rockies' loss to Brewers

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MILWAUKEE — The Colorado Rockies came into Milwaukee with a little momentum but quickly lost it all.

The Rockies took two of three at home...

Volleyball team-by-team capsules
Volleyball team-by-team capsules

By: Kate Shefte - 0 7 hr ago

CLASS 5A

CSML

CORONADO

Coach: Stormie Wells (first year)

2015 record: 20-7

Key Players: Mara Abernethy, junior,...

USL suspends Blues player for using gay slur

By: Joe Paisley - 0 10 hr ago

The United Soccer League suspended Orange County Blues midfielder Richard Chaplow for two games and fined him an undisclosed amount for using a...

Ex-USC and Raiders QB Marinovich arrested naked with drugs
Ex-USC and Raiders QB Marinovich arrested naked with drugs

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IRVINE, Calif. — Former USC and Los Angeles Raiders quarterback Todd Marinovich has been arrested after being found naked with marijuana and possibly...

Twenty MLB teams to attend Tim Tebow's workout
Twenty MLB teams to attend Tim Tebow's workout

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Tim Tebow is scheduled to hold a workout for Major League Baseball teams on Aug. 30 in Los Angeles, a source told ESPN's Jerry Crasnick.

More...

Area boys soccer team-by-team capsules

By: Joe Paisley - 0 14 hr ago

Class 5A

COLORADO SPRINGS METRO LEAGUE

Coronado

Coach: Patrick Dosch, fourth season

Last season: 11-4

Key players:...

Gazette preps preseason rankings: Where is your team?
Gazette preps preseason rankings: Where is your team?

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Preseason Gazette Preps high school sports rankings

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1. Doherty 0-0 NR

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Woody Paige: Denver Broncos have a history of uncertainty at quarterback
Woody Paige: Denver Broncos have a history of uncertainty at quarterback

By: Woody Paige - 0 18 hr ago

Broncos' starting quarterback hullabaloos heading into the regular season?

I've seen a few.

Like 18 QB controversies in my 43 training...

Perez's 2-run triple lifts Brewers over Rockies
Perez's 2-run triple lifts Brewers over Rockies

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Hernan Perez hit a two-run triple in the seventh inning, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-4 comeback win over the Colorado Rockies on...

Jesse Washington back in the mix at cornerback as Air Force position battles tighten with opener lurking
Jesse Washington back in the mix at cornerback as Air Force position battles tighten with opener lurking

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

Air Force began preparation for Abilene Christian and Georgia State on Tuesday, marking that shift in camp from install to game mode.

Even in...

CSCS point guard Justin Engesser looks to improve under center on gridiron
CSCS point guard Justin Engesser looks to improve under center on gridiron

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Justin Engesser likes to be in control, whether he's dribbling up the basketball court or surveying a defense on the football field.

The...

Class 2A-6-man football capsules

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CLASS 2A

TRI-PEAKS

Manitou Springs

Coach: Cory Archuleta

2015 Record: 3-7, lost in first round of playoffs

Key...

Sky Sox closer stumbles in eighth inning in road defeat
Sky Sox closer stumbles in eighth inning in road defeat

By: - 0 Tue, Aug 23, 2016

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox dropped the finale of their road series with the Round Rock Express 3-2 on Tuesday for a split of the four-game series....

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International Weightlifting Federation says 3 gold medalists, 8 other medalists fail retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples, face loss of medals

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BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — International Weightlifting Federation says 3 gold medalists, 8 other medalists fail retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic...

Samba, reflections and pride in final Rio Olympics party
Samba, reflections and pride in final Rio Olympics party

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Shaking to samba and expressing a sense of longing with uniquely Brazilian words, Olympians and fans said goodbye to the Rio...

Shields becomes 1st American boxer with 2 Olympic golds
Shields becomes 1st American boxer with 2 Olympic golds

0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Claressa Shields had Olympic gold around her neck and a secret keepsake in her warmup jacket pocket. She reached in her pocket,...

Ryan Lochte says 'immature behavior' got him into a mess
Ryan Lochte says 'immature behavior' got him into a mess

0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — American swimmer Ryan Lochte said he over-exaggerated what happened at a Rio de Janeiro gas station and acknowledged it was his...

US men's basketball team wins third straight Olympic gold medal, beats Serbia 96-66

0 Sun, Aug 21, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — US men's basketball team wins third straight Olympic gold medal, beats Serbia 96-66.

Neymar kick is gold: Brazil wins 1st Olympic soccer title
Neymar kick is gold: Brazil wins 1st Olympic soccer title

0 Sat, Aug 20, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil's biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host its biggest moment of the...

Predictable, yet impressive, Semenya wins Olympic 800 gold
Predictable, yet impressive, Semenya wins Olympic 800 gold

0 Sat, Aug 20, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It was predicted. That didn't make it any less impressive, or any less contentious.

Caster Semenya won the Olympic title...

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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

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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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    Keeping you apprised of all things preps in the Pikes Peak region

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Switchbacks honor local veterans at Military Appreciation Night

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