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David Ramsey: Determined star Krystina Hagood leads resilient, optimistic James Irwin basketball team
David Ramsey: Determined star Krystina Hagood leads resilient, optimistic James Irwin basketball team

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Feb 12, 2018

The James Irwin High girls basketball team had every reason to sink into misery, and we’re talking serious misery. They had every reason to surrender...

USOC security chief Larry Buendorf finally opens up about saving President Ford
USOC security chief Larry Buendorf finally opens up about saving President Ford

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Feb 12, 2018

Larry Buendorf was a former college athlete, an overachiever and a Secret Service agent with a gift for seeing important details. Lynette "Squeaky"...

David Ramsey: Inspiring, terrifying pressure stalks Olympic athletes at these South Korea Games
David Ramsey: Inspiring, terrifying pressure stalks Olympic athletes at these South Korea Games

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Feb 11, 2018

Olympic athletes, even the most successful, seem to appear out of nowhere every four years. We’re witnessing this re-appearance during the South Korea...

David Ramsey: A Colorado-centric guide to 2018 South Korea Olympics
David Ramsey: A Colorado-centric guide to 2018 South Korea Olympics

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, Feb 11, 2018

If you’re looking for Colorado connections in these South Korea Olympics, start here.  A look at four of the most fascinating stories from our...

Palmer Ridge football players face strange prospect of playing against each other next season
Palmer Ridge football players face strange prospect of playing against each other next season

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Feb 8, 2018

Since he was 6 years old, Cory McLellan has played on football teams with Zach Hester. As little guys, they sprinted in the secondary to catch passes...

David Ramsey: Air Force topples CSU's fast-descending basketball team
David Ramsey: Air Force topples CSU's fast-descending basketball team

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Feb 7, 2018

In a way, the story of Wednesday’s Air Force-Colorado State game was a program tumbling into the abyss. CSU’s Rams have fallen down, and they won’t...

David Ramsey: Eagles' upset Super Bowl win should give hope to Denver Broncos fans
David Ramsey: Eagles' upset Super Bowl win should give hope to Denver Broncos fans

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Feb 5, 2018

A year ago, the Philadelphia Eagles watched the Super Bowl at home on their big-screen TVs. They started the 2016 season with three wins before...

David Ramsey: Air Force football will miss Steve Russ, a defensive titan
David Ramsey: Air Force football will miss Steve Russ, a defensive titan

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Jan 29, 2018

Steve Russ once repaired a broken Air Force defense, and he wanted to be there to revive the badly tattered current version. He won’t be around for...

David Ramsey: How do we stop monsters like Larry Nassar? One Colorado organization is here to help.
David Ramsey: How do we stop monsters like Larry Nassar? One Colorado organization is here to help.

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 26, 2018

Today, a young American athlete who is being abused can go to SafeSport.org and click on a complaint link. A welcoming and powerful organization...

David Ramsey: Rampart wrestler with cerebral palsy brings courage to the mat
David Ramsey: Rampart wrestler with cerebral palsy brings courage to the mat

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jan 25, 2018

Jusett Fralick triumphed in a wrestling match, and this was the best kind of triumph. A triumph that spread through a devoted, loving crowd. His...

Basketball great Derrick White returning to UCCS for jersey retirement ceremony
Basketball great Derrick White returning to UCCS for jersey retirement ceremony

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jan 23, 2018

Derrick White’s University of Colorado-Colorado Springs No. 14 basketball jersey will be retired in a ceremony before the Mountain Lions’ Feb. 17 home...

David Ramsey: How can we stop the scourge of high school basketball mega-routs?
David Ramsey: How can we stop the scourge of high school basketball mega-routs?

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jan 23, 2018

No one has devised a statistical meter for sportsmanship. We need one. A statistic for sportsmanship could eradicate our scourge of high school...

David Ramsey: Oh, no, the Patriots are going to win the Super Bowl
David Ramsey: Oh, no, the Patriots are going to win the Super Bowl

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Patriots. Ugh. I wanted to take a Super Bowl vacation from the Patriots. You wanted to take a vacation from the Patriots. (OK, OK. I know there are...

David Ramsey: Case Keenum, the NFL's current big thing, struggled against Air Force
David Ramsey: Case Keenum, the NFL's current big thing, struggled against Air Force

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Jon Davis, Air Force football star, once watched Case Keenum from several feet away. On Sunday evening, Davis watched Keenum, Minnesota Vikings...

David Ramsey: Justin Armour, Manitou Springs High two-sport superstar, savors return to his beloved alma mater
David Ramsey: Justin Armour, Manitou Springs High two-sport superstar, savors return to his beloved alma mater

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Justin Armour once faced high school football defenders who hungered to inflict pain on the big star from Manitou Springs High. Later, he endured the...

David Ramsey: For Palmer Ridge's Ty Evans, a brutal college football reality awaits
David Ramsey: For Palmer Ridge's Ty Evans, a brutal college football reality awaits

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

College football teams place a wide assortment of running backs, tackles, linebackers, defensive backs and receivers on the field. Plenty of playing...

David Ramsey: A look at 20 years of sports at The Broadmoor World Arena
David Ramsey: A look at 20 years of sports at The Broadmoor World Arena

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jan 16, 2018

Elton John has played at The Broadmoor World Arena. And so have the Tigers, the Falcons, the Avalanche, the Nuggets and a wide assortment of...

David Ramsey: Here's how to prevent another Sierra 101, Mitchell 7 game
David Ramsey: Here's how to prevent another Sierra 101, Mitchell 7 game

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Jan 15, 2018

The goals are simple. A basketball team tries to score every trip downcourt and seeks to stop the opposition every time, too. But what happens when...

Mitchell High responds to 101-7 defeat to Sierra
Mitchell High responds to 101-7 defeat to Sierra

By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Jan 15, 2018

Mitchell coach Cayla De George declined to discuss in detail her team’s 101-7 defeat to Sierra. “I don’t really want to get into that debate,” De...

St. Mary's ambitious girls basketball team bombards Manitou Springs
St. Mary's ambitious girls basketball team bombards Manitou Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jan 12, 2018

A year ago, the St. Mary’s girls basketball team rolled to 3A’s elite eight. This season, the Pirates want even more. “Oh, yeah,” said sophomore...

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