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Palmer football program welcomes official move to 4A

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For the past two seasons, Palmer's football team had quite the identity crisis, struggling to find its way in a 4A league despite maintaining its status as a 5A program.

So now that enrollment at the downtown Colorado Springs high school has...

Fall prep football conferences
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Tue, Jun 21, 2016

When the high school football season opens in the fall, a number of teams will be in different conferences, some in different classifications.

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Palmer football continues to figure things out
By: - 0 Sat, Jun 18, 2016

DENVER - It's likely that senior Billy Wallisch will be the next one-and-done quarterback for Palmer, the program's fourth opening-day starter in the...

Colorado Springs high school standout will represent USA Football
By: - 0 Fri, Jun 17, 2016

A cast the size of a club surrounded Matthew Steele's right hand as he watched from the sideline as rival Fountain-Fort Carson walloped his Doherty...

Fountain-Fort Carson tabs Jacob Novotny football coach to replace Mitch Johnson
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Wed, Jun 8, 2016

Jacob Novotny will be trying to replace a legend.

He'll be reminded of that every time he steps into the Mitch Johnson Sports Complex at...

Mesa Ridge football hoping offseason pulls team together
By: - 0 Mon, Jun 6, 2016

The preseason leadership meetings were supposed to be a once-in-a-while event.

Then it was every other week. Next thing senior guard Kaleb...

Class 5A state baseball brackets
By: - 0 Mon, May 16, 2016

The Class 5A state baseball tournament starts Friday.

Baseball district tournament brackets
By: - 0 Mon, May 16, 2016

The state baseball district tournaments were released Tuesday. Here's a look at all the tournaments that will give teams the chance to move on to the...

Elway Tubbs signs with Northern Colorado
By: - 0 Fri, May 6, 2016

One of the most prolific passers in Colorado history will sign a National Letter of Intent on Saturday to continue to pass in the state of...

Manitou Springs names baseball coach Cory Archuleta new football coach
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Fri, Apr 1, 2016

Cory Archuleta is a busy man, what with being in charge of Manitou Springs baseball and all.

On Friday, his workload doubled, as Archuleta was...

Air Force to play spring football game at Fountain-Fort Carson
By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Tue, Mar 29, 2016

Jacobi Owens' breakout moment for Air Force wasn't his 233-yard game in his varsity debut as a sophomore in 2014.

The big introduction instead...

Colorado students protest firing of football coach
By: - 0 Mon, Mar 28, 2016

FORT COLLINS - Monday morning, more than 40 students from the Fossil Ridge High School football team gathered outside the Poudre School District...

Air Academy football resumes coaching search after Smith rescinds
By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Air Academy's search to fill its vacancy at football coach took an unexpected turn last week when Derek Smith changed his mind to remain defensive...

Air Academy hires football coach Derek Smith from Florida
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Wed, Mar 2, 2016

After seven consecutive losing seasons that produced a combined record of 12-58 - Air Academy went out of state for its newest football coach.

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Palmer Ridge QB Isaiah Sanders signing with Air Force echoes family tradition of service
By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Fri, Feb 5, 2016

MONUMENT - For all the smiling faces around the Palmer Ridge High School auditorium on Thursday morning, perhaps none beamed brighter than Joe...